New Yorkers’ Choice: The Best Wine Bars In NYC


Ask me to describe my ideal wine bar and the key words you would get are: exposed-brick, rustic, French, candlelight, and nibbles that include goat cheese tarts and ricotta drizzled in honey.  Bonus points for Mason jars on the table filled with mini daisies…or Mason jars that actually serve as wine glasses.  (What can I […]

Bi-Weekly Bottle: Fleeting Spirit Of Summer

UsedYorkCity Vodkas

Folks, I think we need something a little stronger this weekend to help us celebrate the long weekend – and help us forget that it’s just about time to say goodbye to the Hamptons and hang up our white jeans until next May! Meet the Jewel of Russia (1L for $35 “red label” or $95 […]

Entre Deux Mers – Weekend Wine Pick by Astor Wines & Spirits


Used York City has the perfect wine for your hot summer weekend thanks to our friends at Astor Wines & Spirits, one of NYC’s best places to find the perfect drink! Astor’s head wine buyer Lorena Ascencios suggests that you pick up a bottle of Entre Deux Mers (“between two oceans”) by Château Haut Reygnac […]

Corkbuzz: NYC’s Oasis For Oenophiles

The Bar at Corkbuzz

Do you know the difference between a Rioja and Ribera del Duero? …that you shouldn’t spend much more than $25 on a bottle from Rias Baixas? …that Spain is perhaps THE most up-and-coming wine region in the world? You asked for suggestions on wine classes in NYC – Used York City delivered! …We learned all this […]

A Celebratory Rose For July 4th Weekend


This “Bi-weekly Bottle” is a throwback to the good old days when one of New York foremost oenophiles broadcasted creative wine picks each and every day with a unique energy in a way that only he could  (ok, the greater NY region which includes New Jersey – you know, in the same way that Canada […]

The New Foodie Fridays

Cheers From Adam and the Used York City Team!

Fellow Foodies, We had so much fun eating and drinking at Aldea last week that we almost forgot Foodie Fridays should be as much about wonderful wines as they already are about fabulous foods. Drinking, after all, is an essential element of life in the city that never sleeps! Used York City promises to bring you the best of New York […]

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