ZINC New Haven is the recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence since 2011, honored by Wine Spectator for having one of the most outstanding restaurant wine lists in the world.

ZINC New Haven's Wine List has been created with our culinary philosophy in mind. Food and wine are intended not only to complement each other, but to inspire one another as well. This is an integral part of the dining experience at ZINC New Haven.


Meet Michael Egan - Zinc new Haven Sommelier


Sommelier and General Manager Michael Egan began his wine career in Tulsa, Oklahoma. While enrolled in college, Michael worked in fine dining restaurant and in the wine and spirit industry. It was his exposure to wines while working in restaurants that would grow his passion and make him want to learn everything he possibly could. During his tenure at ZINC New Haven, his talent for food and wine pairing and his devotion to the education of the public, as well as the ZINC New Haven service staff, has helped to establish ZINC New Haven as a wine destination for New England. Michael spends much of his free time continuing his education. He is currently studying for the Master Sommelier Program.