Free Friday Tasting: Riesling, Cabernet, Zinfandel

Join us Friday, Jan. 26 for a Free Friday Tasting, today from 4-6 p.m. We’ll be sharing free tastes of these wines on Saturday as well, 12-3 p.m.

Pacific Rim, J Riesling, Columbia Valley, WA 2015 — Can a Riesling be “big?” This one will send you soaring like a hummingbird with huge floral aromas and bright citrus fruit. But it brings you back to Earth with a somewhat dry finish. Shop $10

Armador Odfjell, Cabernet Sauvignon, Maipo Valley, Chile 2014 — This is definitely a “New World” Cab. Ruby to purple in color, with fresh fruit and berries. This vintage in particular, might make you think of strawberries. It also boasts sophisticated vanilla, cocoa, and earthen notes. Very well balanced; fresh tannin; long finish. Shop $11

Pietra Santa, Zinfandel, Central Coast, CA 2011 — “Old Vine” doesn’t technically have to mean anything, but in this case, it means a mix of 40+ year old vines, including a small block planted at this estate in 1905, which leads to very developed flavor. Red cherries, blueberries, with a peppery finish. Shop $12

Enjoy our Free Friday Tasting, whether you’re buying a case or just in for a taste, 4-6 p.m. at Story Hill BKC.

Free Friday Tasting: Sparkling Rosé, Pinot Blanc, Tempranillo

Join us this evening for a Free Friday Tasting, today from 4-6 p.m. We’ll be sharing free tastes of these wines on Saturday as well, 12-3 p.m.

Rivarose Brut, Sparkling Rosé — What if your favorite Rosé was also a sparkler? This one blends Rhône varietals (Syrah for vibrant fresh fruit and Grenache for substance) for an elegant balance of raspberry and sweet spice. Great for appetizers, or desserts. Shop $13

Brooks, Pinot Blanc, Willamette Valley, WA 2016 — We like the crisp, mineral finish of Pinot Blanc, but this one has creamier fruits that might entice Chardonnay drinkers. Medium-bodied, hits on lemon, peach, and melon notes, with a spicy snap to the finish. Shop $12.

Bodega Numanthia, Termes, Tempranillo, Toro, Spain 2014 — Dense and layered fruit, with nutty, vanilla notes. Very concentrated juice from 30-year-old vines at high elevation give a great starting point for a fruit-forward yet balanced wine. It’s all happening. $18 in the shop; discounted from $22.

Enjoy our Free Friday Tasting, whether you’re buying a case or just in for a taste, 4-6 p.m. at Story Hill BKC.

Gift Cards! Give $100, Get $20

When you buy $100 in gift cards, we’ll give you an extra $20 bonus gift card, through Dec. 31. Black Shoe Hospitality Gift Cards are good at Maxie’s, Blue’s Egg, and Story Hill BKC – including the wine shop at Story Hill. The bonus card is good on dining and drinking, but not at the shop at Story Hill BKC. This offer is only available on gift cards purchased at Maxie’s, Blue’s Egg, or Story Hill BKC and not available on online gift card sales.

Holiday Hours 2017

Sunday, Dec. 24

    • Restaurant is not serving

    • Shop is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for last-minute gifts — gift cards, gift boxes, and holiday cheer!

Monday, Dec. 25 – Merry Christmas!

    Story Hill BKC is CLOSED.

Tuesday, Dec. 26

    • We’re back with regular service from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 31 — New Year’s Eve

    Open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. We are currently accepting dinner reservations — call ahead to book your New Year’s Eve celebration! 414-539-4424

    Monday, January 1st – Happy New Year!

      • We’re open for Brunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Tuesday, January 2nd

      • Regular service from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

    Team BKC wishes all of you the happiest of holidays!

Gift: 12 Beers of Christmas

12 Beers of Christmas • 36.00

A popular gift set every year, a great host gift for your next party or a stocking stuffer for the craft beer lover on your list. Beers may be subject to availability as we get closer to the big day, so pick up a pack soon!

  • Stone Xocoveza

  • Shiner Holiday Cheer

  • Bell’s Scotch Ale

  • Bell’s Winter White Ale

  • Samuel Adams Winter Lager

  • Uinta Season Pass

  • New Belgium Accumulation

  • Anderson Valley Winter Solstice

  • Lakefront Barrel-Aged Spiced Winter Lager

  • Deschutes Jubelale

  • Great Lakes Christmas Ale

  • Sierra Nevada Celebration 2017

  • Dec. 5 – Double Points Day Meets Holiday Gift Cards

    Tuesday, Dec. 5 is a Double Points Day for members of our Best Guest Club — and happens to fall during our holiday gift card promotion, which includes a $20 complimentary card with every $100 gift card purchase.

    You can earn Double Points and rewards on top of bonus complimentary cards when you buy Black Shoe Hospitality gift cards this Tuesday. If you’re not yet a member of our Best Guest Club, we can sign you up quickly when you visit on Dec. 5.

    Our Best Guest Club offers points toward rewards on every time you dine at our restaurants, shop for wine at Story Hill BKC’s shop, or purchase gift cards. Points are earned on non-discounted items, and every 140 points earns a $10 credit for the following visit.

    Example: $100 gift card purchase = $20 bonus comp card, and (2x points) $10 reward. That’s $30 back on $100!

    Example: $200 gift card purchase = $40 bonus comp cards, and (2x points) $20 reward. That’s $60 back on $200!

    The bonus complimentary card is good on dining and drinking, but not at the shop at Story Hill BKC, and valid on the next day following purchase. We can only make this offer available on-site at Maxie’s, Blue’s Egg, and Story Hill BKC, and cannot make this offer on online gift card sales.

    Holiday Gifts from the Shop at Story Hill BKC

    The Shop at Story Hill BKC has packaged holiday gifts to surprise and delight the beverage enthusiast on your gift list. Whether you’re looking to muddle your own Old Fashioneds or just looking for a lil’ something special, we have you covered.

    Plus, peruse our selection of premium and ultra-premium whiskies for a gift that will really impress, or pick out a thoughtful selection of wine for your next holiday party or host gift.

    Gift: Brandy Old Fashioned Gift Box

    Brandy Old Fashioned Gift Box $40

    Featuring Christian Bros. Sacred Bond Brandy

      • The first grape Bottled-In-Bond Brandy, aged in Heaven Hill white oak Bourbon barrels.

      • This California brandy is small batch distilled in copper stills just as it was first crafted more than 75 years ago.

      • Four years old, 100 Proof, Sacred Bond is an opportunity to create masterful cocktails such as the Old Fashioned

    Set includes brandy, muddler, bitters and cherries

    Gift: Bucket of Sparkling Wine

    Bucket of Sparkling Wine $20

    Featuring Charles de Fere Blanc de Blanc

    Charles de Fere Blanc de Blanc is crafted in Burgundy at the Boisset Family’s state-of-the-art sparkling wine facility — excellent sparkling wine at a great value

    Set includes sparkling, rock candy sugar stick, and a champagne stopper

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    Sun 9am-2pm

    Mon CLOSED

    Tue-Fri 11am-9pm

    Sat 9am-9pm

    Shop always closed by 9pm

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    Tues-Sat

    DRINKS 2pm-6pm; MENU 3pm-5pm

    $2 off tap cocktails

    $2 off tap beer

    $5 featured wine by the glass

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