Wine tasting for Mother’s Day, Saturday May 10

Visit us to pick out Mom’s favorite beverages and while you’re here taste selections from Mad Housewife CellarsWho we are

Mad Housewife Philosophy: Above all else, wine should be fun, relaxing, and something you can afford to look forward to at the end of each and every day. This is your time. Time to enjoy a moment to yourself. A moment without the madness.

Wine should never intimidate, make you think too hard, or create a new line
item in your budget.

May Wine Tastings #1 Friday May 2

Join us Friday May 2 from 4-7pm for a wine tasting from Brookview Station Winery, Castleton NY.  Visit us and taste their award winning New York State wines.

Ring in the Holidays with Black Dog!

We are participating in the Wish List Shop Local promotion through the Cambridge Valley Chamber of Commerce this holiday season.
On Saturday, November 23rd the Cash mob will be throughout town shopping local businesses we hope to see some of you here. We will have the Beaujolais Nouveau Villages available for tasting along with the lighting of our annual “Bone Tree” which will benefit Quaintance house animal protective league and the Second Chance animal center.
We will be open on Thanksgiving day November 28th from 10am – 2pm.
On Saturday the 30th of November (small business Saturday) we will have discounts on select wines along with a tasting of Holiday Cheer!
We have gift certificates available and gift wrapping with a purchase.

This the season to be in good cheer and great spirits!!

June & John

Hard Cider Tasting October 12 and End of Summer Sale

Visit Black Dog this Saturday afternoon and taste local hard ciders and ice wines.

We will feature products from area orchards and wineries.  See you soon!

We are also having an End-of-Summer sale on selected white wines and pre-made cocktails.  Stop in for great deals on some of your summer favorites.

Cheese & Wine Pairing

Hello All,

Stop in on Saturday Sept, 14th anytime between 4pm-7pm.  We will taste some local farm cheese along with wines from the Adirondack Winery. Hope to see you then.  Bring a friend, there is no charge for the tasting.

Balloon Festival Bubbly and Food Pairings

Balloon Festival Weekend June 7th-9th brings reasons to celebration in Cambridge NY.

Visit Black Dog during the weekend for an extra special series of treats. We will be featuring the Champagne and Sparkling Wines of Wilson Creek Winery paired with delicious hors d’oeuvres by Fresh Dish Catering.

Black Dog Wines & Spirits is proud to be the Balloon Festival Champagne Sponsor and will have samples of the “bubbly” that will be given to the pilots and lucky landowners where the balloons land available in the store for tasting and purchase of course!

Friday evening taste Wilson Creek Almond Champagne, which is sure to give you an “OMG”experience!  Naturally fermented with pure almond flavor.  
Served with appropriate treats from Fresh Dish Catering.


On Saturday sample Orange Mimosa Sparkling Wine infused with the flavors of citrus and almond.

Later on Saturday try the Wilson Creek Sparkling Sangria that features a taste medley right from the Mediterranean with a fresh nose of lemon, lime and orange zest and a smooth finish of ripe red berries, pomegranate and a hint of blood orange.

We finish off the tastings with Wilson Creek’s Peach Bellini sparkling wine.  A classic sparkling wine that has aromas of sweet peaches and a hint of vanilla, perfect for brunch on Sunday!