The interior of Urban Wines (photo: Allyson Shiffman)
Urban Wines. (Photo: Allyson Shiffman)
The opening of a new wine store is always cause for celebration, particularly if it boasts a healthy selection of bottles under $15, daily tastings and signage featuring Walter White. That’s precisely what you get with Urban Wines, which opened this past Saturday on First Avenue between Second and Third Streets.
“Every day I like to have a glass of wine,” says owner Jorge Arias. “So I open a bottle and share it with the customers.” More →
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