11 wine bars in Huntsville where you can grab a glass right now

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So many options… (Flight Plan Wine and Tapas on Facebook)

With nearly a dozen wine bars serving over 1,000 wines, Huntsville has no shortage of options for wine enthusiasts.

Here, we’ve rounded up 11 spots to try if you’re looking for a new variety or simply need a spot to sip.

1. Bacchus Wine and Tapas

Named after the god of wine himself, Bacchus is the spot to try if you’re looking for a large wine selection and unique small bites.

Address: 964 Airport Rd SW STE 4, Huntsville, AL 35802
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 4PM-9PM; Friday-Saturday 4PM-10PM
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2. Church Street Wine Shoppe

Church Street Wine Shoppe
Wine and a show. (Church Street Wine Shoppe on Facebook)

Having a hard time finding your favorite vino? Try Church Street Wine Shoppe—the Huntsville classic has more than 1,000 wines in inventory, including varieties you can’t find anywhere else in the state. You can grab your bottle to go or sip in store.

Address: 501 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 11AM-8PM; Friday-Saturday 11AM-9PM
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3. Cork & Crust Pizzeria & Wine Bar

Enjoy authentic Italian fare and a glass of wine at Cork & Crust, Madison’s spot for high quality pizza, pasta and more.

Address: 12120 County Line Rd, Madison, AL 35756
Hours: Sunday 11AM-2PM; Tuesday-Thursday 4PM-8PM; Friday 4PM-9PM; Saturday 11AM-2PM and 4PM-9PM
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4. Domaine South

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Domaine South has a wine and cheese shop as well as two restaurant locations in Huntsville. (Domaine South on Facebook)

Domaine South is the wine and cheese shop you didn’t know you were looking for. Grab what you need and go, or stay in-store for a quick bite from the cafe.

Want to sit down and enjoy a meal? Try Domaine South’s second location on West Side Square.

Address: 103 North Side Square, Huntsville, AL 35801
Hours: Retail Tuesday-Saturday 11AM-5PM; Wine Bar & Kitchen Thursday-Saturday 4PM-9PM
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5. Flight Plan Wine & Tapas

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The only decision you have to make is which flight to try. (Flight Plan Wine & Tapas on Facebook)

Flight Plan is a haven for the indecisive: When you order a wine flight, you can try two ounces of four different wines, grouped based on variety.

Address: 2710-A, Carl T Jones Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35802
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 11AM-2PM, 4:30PM-9PM; Saturday 11AM-9PM; Sunday 4PM-8PM
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6. Research Park Wine Merchants

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Don’t go hungry—have a cheese plate to accompany your wine tasting. (Research Park Wine Merchants)

Attend wine tastings in-store at Research Park Wine Merchants, or do it yourself by joining the shop’s wine club. For $80/month, you can get four bottles delivered to you to try on your own.

Address: 6125 University Dr Suite D-20, Huntsville, AL 35806
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:30AM-8:30PM; Friday-Saturday 11:30AM-10PM
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7. Robyn’s Garden Winery

Local winemaker Roland Carter was inspired to start making wine after traveling to vineyards and realizing that he couldn’t find a wine that truly satisfied all his wishes. After he lost his only daughter, Robyn, to cancer in 2013, winemaking became his passion and place of solace.

Address: 200 Oakwood Ave NE Suite A, Huntsville, AL 35811
Hours: Thursday-Friday 5PM-11PM; Saturday 2PM-11PM; Sunday 2PM-7PM
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8. The Stem & Stein

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Find seasonal favorites all year long at The Stem & Stein. (The Stem & Stein on Facebook)

At The Stem & Stein, enjoy weekly wine tastings accompanied by local, live music. If you don’t like any of the 25 wines available by the glass, no worries—the shop has more than 800 varieties in store you can choose from.

Address: 10871 County Line Rd ST B, Madison, AL 35758
Hours: Monday-Thursday 3PM-10PM; Friday-Saturday 3PM-11PM
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9. The Wine Cellar

Located on Whitesburg Drive, the Wine Cellar hosts tastings on Wednesdays and Fridays 6-8:30. Maybe you’ll find your next favorite there.

Address: 2304 Whitesburg Dr, Huntsville, AL 35801
Hours: Monday 10AM-6PM; Tuesday 10AM-7PM; Wednesday-Thursday 10AM-8PM; Friday 10AM-9PM; Saturday 10AM-6PM
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10. Wine Rack

Keep up with Wine Rack to get the most up-to-date information about their weekly wine tasting lineups. If you’re familiar with the 100-point wine rating scale, you’ll be pleased to know that all of Wine Rack’s 600+ wines have a score of 86 or above.

Address: 11700 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35803
Hours: Monday 12PM-6PM; Tuesday-Saturday 11AM-7PM
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11. 3rd Circle Cellars

3rd Circle Cellars
Grab a glass or a bottle from 3rd Circle Cellars. (3rd Circle Cellars on Facebook)

Fans of Straight to Ale’s craft brews, did you know that they have a winery, too? You can try 3rd Circle’s “devilishly delicious” chardonnays, rosés, reds and more at Campus 805.

Address: 2610 Clinton Ave W, Huntsville, AL 35805
Hours: Thursday-Saturday 4PM-10PM
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Emily Phillips
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