A longtime Folsom retailer that is known for stocking a large variety of popular spirits and wines as well as unique high end products is expanding its footprint in the city. 


Folsom Wine and Spirits, will soon be opening its doors in a new location in the central area of the along East Bidwell in the Folsom Square Center. 

The official address of the new shop is 900 East Bidwell Street, a location that is surrounded by longtime businesses including Togo’s Sandwiches, Lowe’s Home Improvement Center, Trader Joe’s and others. 


Locally owned by PJ Singh, Folsom Wine & Spirits has had a great deal of success at its longtime location in the Folsom Pavilions, at 6606 Folsom-Auburn Road.  According to Singh, the second location was chosen to better serve the other side of Folsom, and many of the newer residential communities that are accessible off of East Bidwell, Blue Ravine and other main roadways. 

“This new site is on the border of new Folsom,” Singh said in an earlier interview shortly after obtaining the new space. “We wanted to get more exposure and we had a lot of customers that were having trouble getting to our current location from the other side of town.”


Folsom Wine and Spirits carries a wide variety of different products, according to Singh, they stock over 3,000 different spirits, including fine wines and beers. He is also known to carry unique products, often desired by collectors and connoisseurs of fine spirits. 

Known as the “hall of fame,” the unique and aged spirits are featured on the stores website at www.folsomwinespirits.com

Current features include a bottle of Colonel E.H Taylor Warehouse C Tornado Surviving Bourbon that sells for $7,500, a five bottle 2023 Pappy Van Winkle Bundle that goes for $12,699.99 and others. Rest assured, the high end products are not all Singh offers to customers, they carry all your favorites of various and competitive price ranges as well as unique gifts. 


The second Folsom Wine and Spirits fills a vacant spot between Togo’s and Supercuts and is visible to East Bidwell Street. The renovation of the new space has been lengthy and is nearly complete. A walk in cooler had to be installed into the space as well as a great deal of display shelving that is similar to that in the stores first location.

An official grand opening has not been announced just yet but it the store is nearly ready. To keep up with opening plans you can visit the store’s website at www.folsomwinespirits.com or follow their Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/folsomwinespirits for updates and see many of the specialty products they feature regularly. 

Bill Sullivan
Author: Bill Sullivan