Welcome to Circo Vino

Circo Vino, loosely translated as “Wine Circus,” is a fine wine importer that offers serious artistry and joyful pleasure in our portfolio selection.  Specializing in wines from unique terroirs, crafted by wine farmers who take great care from vineyard to table, our wines bring stories, education and experiences. We invite you to join our circus of sublime wine – a collaborative performance between mother nature, the grower and you.

News & Events

Wine Geek Fashion, Limited Edition Tee

Wine Geek Fashion Alert! Surprise your bestie with a BlauFränkisch Friends Forever Limited Edition Tee! The ‪#‎BFFF‬ shirt is an homage to one of our favorite red varieties, ‪#‎Blaufränkisch‬ and its equally delicious Hungarian counterpart, ‪#‎Kékfrankos‬. $20, plus S&H, Women’s Ts size L-XL and Men’s Ts size XSM-XL.  www.circovino.com to place your order. Credit Cards accepted.  ‪#‎Respekt‬ ‪#‎Weninger‬ ‪#‎Preisinger‬ ‪#‎youknowyouwantone‬

New Pop-Up Wine Bar

An exciting new “pop-up” wine bar appearing in ‪#‎PDX‬ on April 2nd co-led by one of Circo Vino’s favorite sommeliers – Greg Cantu. Its going to be ‪#‎biodynamic‬‪#‎organic‬, and ‪#‎sustainable‬ – ‪#‎naturally‬!  ‪#‎Portland‬ check it out.

2014 Messwein Rose of Pinot Noir Arriving Soon

‪#‎StiftGöttweig‬ in all of its glory! From 1083 to 2015, this abbey has influenced the ebb and flow of wine in Lower Austria. Our 2014 Messwein (Mass Wine) Rose of Pinot Noir is only weeks away from arriving and we have a continuous supply of Gruner Veltliner Messwein. Elegant, finesse driven and delicious, these are not your average devotional wines! You will feel graced when they are in your glass.

It’s Knoll Time Says Staurt Pigott

What time is it? Its ‪#‎Knoll‬ time says ‪#‎StaurtPigott‬, Riesling Crusader (though here he’s enjoying a Grüner Veltliner). Look at the vintage on this wine folks and that delicious food. Knoll is out there folks – really – you can find some!! If you do, please feel free to torture us with the rapture of your experience. ‪#‎heavenissturbanonalabel‬ – photo credit to Mr. Pigott’s Instagram from 03/18/15

Short Video with Michael Malat

As our @CircoVino winemakers wrap-up another ‪#‎ProWein‬ fair its a good time to take a look at this short interview from Prowein 2012 with Michael ‪#‎Malat‬ of Malat Winery in Austria’s ‪#‎Kremstal‬ appellation. Lots of great info in this short piece and its always fun to see Michael at work!!

Knoll Loibenberg GV Smaragd Earns Bronze Medal at TexSom

Congrats #TIWA #BronzeMedal winner @CircoVino Weingut Knoll 2013 Smaragd, Loibner, Grüner Veltliner Ried Loibenberg Wachau #Austria

— TEXSOM IWA (@texsomiwa) March 18, 2015

Nobuo at Teeter House in Phoenix

While in ‪#‎PHX‬ we paid a visit to Nobu at Nobuo at Teeter House! Just so happened to catch a candid glimpse of the master at work with Weingut Johanneshof Reinisch Pinot Noir in the background. Exquisitely beautiful food!  ‪#‎AustrianWineUSA‬ ‪#‎Nobu‬ ‪#‎Radishes‬

Busy Day at Devour Phoenix 2015

Enjoy a few more shots from Devour Phoenix 2015! The second day was just as busy as the first. Check out more of the tantalizing food and wine here.  https://www.facebook.com/DevourPhoenix?fref=ts Weninger‪#‎MichaelMalat‬ ‪#‎DomaineCiringa‬ Thanks again to Quench Fine Wines!

Great First Day at Devour Phoenix 2015

We had a great first day at Devour Phoenix 2015! Looking forward to tomorrow! Thanks, Quench Fine Wines‪#‎AustrianWineUSA‬ ‪#‎PHX‬

Willi’s Wine Bar is Pouring Barone Pizzini

Anthony Viloria, Wine Director at Willi’s Wine Bar (Sonoma) is known for having excellent taste. Circo Vino is so excited to see Willi’s pouring Barone Pizzini’s “Animate” Franciacorta By-The-Glass. Thank you Anthony and thanks to our great distributor, The Source, for taking our wines to all corners of California.