Southern Vibes Tasting Room and Wine Cellar opens for business in Murabella, St. Augustine, FL
Local residents and business partners Alayna Brewer and Jamie Umberger have opened a neighborhood food and beverage establishment.
By: Southern Vibes Tasting Room and Wine Cellar
Southern Vibes Tasting Room and Wine Cellar is located near World Golf Village at The Markets at Murabella, 105 Murabella Parkway, Suite 5 in St. Augustine. Brewer is an advanced level sommelier and Umberger is an intermediate level sommelier.
For example, ordering wines by the glass changes regularly and may include Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay; Pinot Grigio; Red Blends, Riesling; Rose; Sauvignon Blanc, and Zinfandel. Also, sparkling wines by the glass may include Blanc de Blanc and Prosecco, plus sparkling mineral water is available.
The small bites, tapas and dessert menus feature Chef Julio Vargas's original recipes with a royal cheese board classic; insalata caprese, homemade hummus served with fresh vegetables and pita chips; smoked salmon rolled with cream cheese and fresh herbs; breadbasket with olive spread; ceviche tigre de leche with Mahi; garlic shrimp al ajillo with crostini, pappas bravas with aioli sauce and smoked Romano cheese; southern braised short ribs with bourbon barbeque sauce, and southwestern chorizo tacos. Desserts include homemade bread pudding glazed with whiskey sauce, and mini cakes by Crème de la Cocoa in St. Augustine. Chef Vargas has more than 35 years of experience as an international restaurant manager and chef.
Store Hours are Tuesday and Thursday from 12 pm until 9 pm, Wednesday from 12 pm until 10 pm; Friday from 12 pm until 10 pm; Saturday from 12 pm until 10 pm, and closed Sunday and Monday. Due to COVID-19, reservations are required after 4 pm to maintain CDC physical distancing guidelines. For more information, call (904) 814-8217 or text 299-3431, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website at www.southernvibeswine.com. Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/
Alayna Brewer and Jamie Umberger