Robyn James, proprietor
Robyn has been in the retail and wholesale wine business for over 25 years. For fifteen years, Robyn was a Wine List Consultant for fine restaurants in the Piedmont Triad area, assisting them in designing award winning wine lists to complement their cuisine. She launched the first fine wine division for a major North Carolina wine wholesaler and completed her marketing certification with Heublein and Seagrams. In her passion for wine, she has traveled extensively, studying throughout California, Spain, France, Australia and Germany with some of the world’s finest winemakers. Her mission is to bring customers those eclectic estate bottled wines from around the world with outstanding price/quality ratios.
In June 2009, Robyn passed the first level exam for Master Sommelier.
Each wine selected for the store is carefully tasted and reviewed, bringing you values not found in bulk grocery stores.
Robyn is also the Wine Writer for Pinestraw Magazine. Check out her informative articles in this complimentary magazine available locally.