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This bar on Melrose has a great list of wines by the glass, but the real reason you’re here is the menu filled with things covered in melty cheese. They’ve got four different cheese fondue options for around $35, which all come with baguette and vegetables. Our favorite is the aged cheddar and smoked gouda with garlic confit.
The Deal: $6 draft beer, $8 cocktails and wine, $30 select wine bottles, food specials.
When: Tuesday-Friday 5-7pm. Weekends 3-6pm.
The Melrose wine bar/restaurant is currently selling every bottle of wine on their list for 50% off. That includes everything from Champagne to Sancerre to Bordeaux cabernet. If you really want to go for it though, opt for one of their Champagne Punch Kits that range from $35-60 and come with a variety of different ingredients and add-ins. Available for takeout and local delivery on all orders over $75.
West Hollywood spot Severance is another wine bar offering their stock for pick-up during quarantine. In addition to traditional bottles a la carte, they’re also hosting virtual events paired with six-packs of their wine - like a virtual tour of Paso Robles wineries, with six bottles from the Central Coast. Free local delivery (within 10 miles) on orders over $100, or in-store pick-up available via their website.
You just remembered that an NFL game can sometimes last over three and a half hours, and now you’re rethinking your overall presence on Sunday. One thing that’ll change your mind is a pretzel and fondue display from Severance Wine Bar. For $30 per person, the package comes with pre-grated Gruyère and Emmental cheese and dunking vessels that include fingerling potatoes, vegetables, Bavarian pretzel bites, and baguettes. Available for pickup only.
Severance, a neighborhood wine bar on Melrose, is offering three completely different Valentine’s Day specials. There’s a $25-per-person brunch kit that includes quiche and a pastry basket, a $22 cheese fondue kit, and a rosé tasting kit with four different wines and a DIY region guide for $30. Pickup only.