The Urban Grape
303 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA, 02116
Your host is Alyssa Champagne, a Court of Master Sommeliers Certified Sommelier with a hospitality background, a tequila habit, and a knack for not taking herself too seriously. (Yes, that really is her last name.)
Located in Boston, the Urban Grape is one of the most successful and award-winning wine stores in America. UG is a Black-owned and woman-owned small business dedicated to building community through beverage. The Urban Grape is known for being the first store in the world to utilize the Progressive Scale, a unique system of organizing wines by their body, rather than varietal or region. The store concept is simple - DRINK PROGRESSIVELY - and is so popular with novice and experienced wine drinkers alike that The Urban Grape has become one of the most successful independently-owned wine stores in the US.