Welcome!

Banks Wines & Spirits was founded in February 2003, by Russell & Mackie and their children, Ted Banks & Kami Banks Kane. We pride ourselves in superior production selection, knowledgeable sales staff and a comfortable shopping design. Read our news & events or get in touch to learn more about our store

Store Hours: Monday – Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday & Saturday 9am-10pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm

Old World & New World Wines

We have two wine specialists on site to assist you with your wine questions, purchases, and to make recommendations for food pairing and event planning. Just ask for Ted or Kathy during your visit. We make our customer’s satisfaction the corner-stone of our operation. With our tremendous buying power, we are able to pass the savings on to our customers.

We welcome you to visit our store for an enjoyable shopping experience!

Brews

Banks Wines & Spirits has the largest selection of warm and cold beer at the Beach! From Domestics to Imports and Kegs, from hand crafted brews and micro brews, we have it all! Our 8 tap Growler System allows us to have craft and seasonal beers always flowing at Banks!

The Growler System is constantly rotating draft beers and we encourage our customers to help us make selections for what’s next on tap. We have access to a wide variety of craft kegs, along with all your foreign and domestic favorites. We also carry CO2 tanks on site and are ready for swap outs for kegerators. If we don’t currently stock an item you are interested in please contact Nick.

Spirits

From high end bourbons and scotches to the largest selection of tequilas at the beach – we have it all! Banks takes annual trips to Kentucky and have the privilege in trying a variety of single barrels to select our own Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon.

Stop in to enjoy great savings on all your favorite spirits. If we don’t currently stock an item you are interested in please contact Kathy.

Wines

Here at Banks Wines & Spirits we LOVE our wine. We pride ourselves not only in our vast selection of wines, but in our onsite wine specialists who can assist you with your questions and purchases.

If you are interested in allocated wines or prefer your wines in a temperature controlled wine room – we have that too! If we don’t currently stock an item you are interested in please contact Kathy.

Events & Activities

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8.11  Truly Tasting

4-6pm Clean, crisp, & refreshing. Just like sparkling water but with 5% ABV

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8.12 Dogfish Head Tasting

3-6pm Stop in to try some local beer brewed in Milton, Delaware!

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8.13 Bonterra Wine Tasting

12-3pm Organic wines from California will be tasted.

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8.13 New Belgium Tasting

3-6pm Stop in for a tasting of great beers!

Parties & Events

Banks Wines & Spirits is always willing to provide assistance with your parties needs. We can recommend wines to pair with your dinner and amounts necessary to meet your parties needs.

It’s a honor to be a part of the most special day of your life too! We pride ourselves in Wedding planning. Starting with selections and quantities and can put your mind at ease that you will be serving your guests the perfect wine or cocktail. Banks Wines & Spirits can also help create labels for 187ml bottles for an upcoming birthday, anniversary, wedding, shower, or other special event. Custom labels provide a great party favor!

Our team

Mackie Banks
Mackie Banks
Owner
In 2002 Mackie set out with husband Russell to find a location that would serve as the perfect spot for Banks Wines & Spirits. They found our property on Rt 26 and began the process of building and opening the store. Mackie handles accounts receivable and payable at the store
Ted Banks
Ted Banks
Owner
Ted has lived in Sussex County his entire life. He graduated from Indian River High School and attended Goldey Beacom School of Business for 2 years. Ted handles the day to day ordering of merchandise for the store. He enjoys meeting with the suppliers and tasting the different wines that
Kami Banks Kane
Kami Banks Kane
Owner
Kami began her career at Banks Wines & Spirits right after graduating from The Ohio State University. She is responsible for ordering, special events, deliveries, and invoicing. Her favorite part of Banks Wines & Spirits is helping customers with wine selections. Her favorite drink of choice is wine, specifically rose
Nick Goodnow
Nick Goodnow
Beer Manager
Nick began his career at Banks Wines & Spirits 6 months ago. He is responsible for the beer ordering, deliveries, growler maintenance, floor displays, customer service, special orders, training employees, managing the store and invoicing. His favorite part of Banks Wines & Spirits is helping customers with beer selections &

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