Kidneys and Wine, pt. 2

When last we spoke of our friend Peter Tryba, he was beginning his search for a kidney donor. That was May of 2014! Well, after a coupled of failed attempts and complications, Peter will finally receive his new kidney this week!

Sadly, his story doesn’t end there. The recovery process will put him out of work for around two months, the first of week of which he’ll be at the hospital. Our customers were extremely generous upon our first donation request and tasting event, from which we were proudly able to plunk down a good chunk of change toward this process. Unfortunately, the Trybas still need more help.

This Friday August 14, from 5-7 pm, we will once again pool our efforts and resources to help push the Peter Tryba Kidney Transplant Fund toward its much-needed financial goal. Joining us will be Arik from Charles River Wine Co., who will be sampling a killer lineup of mind-crushing wines. We will tally up the sales from the tasting and donate 20% of the total to the Tryba Fund. We will accept additional cash donations in the shop all week, or you can donate here right now.

Thank you in advance for your extraordinary generosity!

It’s our 3rd birthday!



Happy birthday to us! We’re celebrating by making ALL WINE 15% OFF, all day, today only! We’ll be opening up some bottles and serving up some snacks provided by Della’s, starting at 3 pm today!


I’d like to say a quick, but no less sincere, thank you to everyone that continues to make it a true pleasure to work at Streetcar. First and foremost, thank you to Dave and Jess, the hardest working Israeli siblings in the Boston wine industry (they’re not related, and neither has ever been to Israel). Next, thank you to our ever gracious and generous neighbors on Kingsboro Park and beyond! Thank you salespeople! Thank you Mom and Dad! Thank you Linda Ronstadt! Thank you Gino Vannelli! And last but most, thank you for making not working at Streetcar as much fun as working at Streetcar, my wife, Dr. Alexandra Haney-Dupuy!

— MD

Fine and Rare


We’ll use this page to keep the list of wines we offer of significant age or rarity.
All wines listed are extremely limited in stock, so please call (617) 522-6416 to confirm availability.

Updated April 10, 2015

1979 Chateau d’Angludet Margaux $60
1983 Chateau Chasse Spleen Moulis $75
1990 Chateau Livran Medoc $40
1975 Chateau Maucaillou Moulis $50
1995 Chateau Meyney $65
1983 Chateau Pichon Longueville Baron $100
1997 Chateau Barde-Haut Saint Emilion $40
1995 Chateau Grand Mayne Saint Emilion $65
1998 Chateau Grand Mayne Saint Emilion $75

1971 Château Climens Sauternes Barsac $250
1987 Château Lafaurie Peyraguey Sauternes $40
1988 Château Doisy Védrines Sauternes 375ml $55

Burgundy / Jura
1978 Remoissenet Beaune Toussaints $100
1988 Mongeard Mugneret Bourgogne $50
1996 Burguet Gevrey Chambertin Vieilles Vignes $75
2002 Geantet Ponsiot Gevrey Chambertin Vieilles Vignes $85
2008 La Pousse D’Or Corton Clos du Roi $100
2010 Jean Foillard Morgon “Cuvée 3.14” $75
2010 Ganevat Cotes du Jura Blanc “Cuvée Orégane” $57
2009 Ganevat Arbois Blanc “En Barby” $74
2009 Ganevat Arbois “Sainte Cecyle” $62
2011 Ganevat Cotes du Jura “En Billat” $69

2009 Bartolo Mascarello Barolo $125
2010 Bartolo Mascarello Barolo $145
2010 Giuseppe Mascarello Barolo Monprivato $155
2010 Luigi Pira Barolo Marenca $75
2010 Luigi Pira Barolo Margheria $65
2003 Giuseppe Rinaldi Barolo Le Coste $140
2010 G.D. Vajra Barolo Bricco delle Viole $85
2010 G.D. Vajra Barolo Bricco delle Viole 3.0L $400
2010 G.D. Vajra Barolo Albe 3.0L $200
2001 Ar.Pe.Pe. Sassella Rocce Rosse $105

1975 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli $100
1964 Selvapiana Chianti Rufina Riserva $200
2005 Testamatta (Bibi Graetz) Toscana $100

1976 Conde de Valdemar Rioja Gran Reserva $140
1981 Conde de Valdemar Rioja Gran Reserva $120
1991 Conde de Valdemar Rioja Gran Reserva $80
2002 R. Lopez de Heredia Tondonia Rioja Reserva 1.5L $110
1991 R. Lopez de Heredia Tondonia Rioja Blanco Gran Reserva $100
1994 R. Lopez de Heredia Tondonia Rioja Gran Reserva $100

NV Equipo Navazos Montilla-Moriles La Bota de Fino No. 45 $80
NV Equipo Navazos Montilla-Moriles La Bota de Fino No. 54 $80

2001 Musar $65
2002 Musar $58
2004 Musar $54

1970 Feist $70
1970 Gould Campbell $80
1985 Warre’s 375ml $50

1974 Inglenook Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon $90
1974 Inglenook Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Limited Cask D-6 $125