Wine, Gifts, and Gourmet Food

Established in December 2014, Viva Bene Gourmet in Hudson, OH has been the one-stop shop of food and wine enthusiasts. We can also take care of your corporate and personal gift-giving needs with our unique selection of all-occasion presents.

We believe that the best parts of life take place during a meal or while giving to others, and we love to celebrate those moments. Our welcoming and friendly staff members are known for their excellent, white-glove customer service and extensive knowledge of wine and cuisines.


About Our Shop

Our shop is the only business in town that can ship wine and liquor in accordance with state laws. Also, our owner is certified by the Wine Spirit Education Trust (WSET). We encourage you to become part of our monthly wine club so that you can try new, exotic wines at discounted prices.


Awards and Memberships

Viva Bene Gourmet is a member of Merchants of Hudson and the Hudson Chamber of Commerce. In 2016, we were awarded the Hudson Small Business of the Year. On top of that, we were named the Best Wine Shop by the Akron-Canton Hotlist in 2015.


Visit Our Shop Today

Our customers come from all over Ohio, including Twinsburg, Akron, Brecksville, Peninsula, and Aurora. Visit us today and try our pasta and other specialty food, or order a wine or gift basket. We also accept reservations for private events.


We’ve been featured in several local news reports as well!

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour Take a quick tour.  We hope to see you soon!
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Corporate & All-Occasion Gifts – DONE!

Holiday and All-Occasion Gifts – Done!✔️ Grab & Go Gifts Customized Gift Baskets Monthly Wine Club Memberships – Shipping Available No time, or interest, in shopping? No problem! Give us a general idea and price point. We will put an example together and text you a pic. If you like it, we will wrap it […]
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Tasting Notes – Wines from Loire Valley, France & Priorat, Spain

Loire Valley – Most vineyards planted on the hills around Sancerre are on south facing slopes at altitudes between 655-1,310 feet (200–400 meters). The soils around the area can be roughly classified into three categories. The far western reaches heading towards Menetou-Salon have “white” soils with clay and limestone. Around the village of Chavignol (considered […]
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Recipe – Crostini with Lemon-Infused Ricotta

Crostini with Lemon-Infused Ricotta, Pink Peppercorns, Flake Salt and Honey Drizzle Ingredients Container of Ricotta Cheese 1/2 Lemon Zested (to taste) Vilux Pink Peppercorns (crushed w/ a mortar & pestle or back of a spoon) Falksalt Flaked Sea Salt Langnese Honey Fresh Baguette, sliced Olive Oil Directions Heat oven to 375° Lightly brush crostini slices with […]
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Entrepreneur of the Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week is Nov. 16 — 22 and Hudson’s GEW Committee continues the celebration of local entrepreneurs. Viva Bene Gourmet has been in business almost one year, and owner Erin Chenault tells her story. What inspired you to own your own business? The opportunity to live my passion. After 20 years in the corporate […]
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