• June 29, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Our friend James Selby from Favorite Brands is just returning from intensive training in Oregon at their annual Pinot Camp. (Since it was camp, you can ask him if he wrote his name in his clothes!) James is excited to share what he learned while pouring many of his favorites from this special camp. Oregon (more…)


  • June 22, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Did you know that some of the finest rosé wines come from Germany and Austria? Find out why at this free tasting as we explore some of this year’s best releases from the Germanic countries. With summer in full swing, you’ll want to sample some of these beauties and find just the right one to (more…)


  • June 8, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Our local friend Linda Tetrault from Floating World will be bringing Carrie Becker of Niigata Saké to host a free romantic journey through the elegant world of saké, where you’ll discover the depth and nuances of the flavors, delicate earth tones, and robustness that is saké. (more…)


  • May 29, 2018
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The lovely, bubbly Linda Tetrault from Floating World will be joined by Barbara from Craft Estates for this educational seminar. With rising market prices in Burgundy, learning the true value of these wonderful wines, and refining your palate to be able to differentiate market hype from inherent quality and value, is becoming more important with (more…)


  • May 11, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Selena Abbott from Southern Glazer’s will join us to take us through the new vintage releases from Duckhorn’s Decoy line up. Products being sampled at this free tasting range from their delicate Rosè, which scored 90 points from Wine Enthusiast, to the robust Cabernet Sauvignon. Maybe even bring Mom along to let her pick her (more…)

 


  • April 21, 2018
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Did you know that the 4th largest craft brewery in the nation is not only employee owned, but a certified B Corp? Pretty cool stuff. Come to this free Saturday tasting to sample some of their familiar offerings, as well as something new. Their hazy IPA may be the best widely-available, shelf-stable take on the (more…)


  • April 14, 2018
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Albuquerque-based, award-winning, delicious beer-making Bosque Brewing is offering a free tasting. Remind yourself why their canned beer lineup is one of your go-to’s, from the crowd-pleasing Elephants on Parade—a sweet, refreshing, fruited wheat beer—to the crisp and refreshing Bosque Lager. From there, let the indulgent side of your palate take the wheel to enjoy the (more…)


  • March 20, 2018
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Fort Collins, Colorado-based Odell Brewing representative Ryan Bogart will be here to offer free tastes to all y’all on some of the classics from their lineup, as well as some of their exciting and new brews. Have you had the genre-defying “fresh grind ale” Rupture? Now would be the ideal time to try before you (more…)


  • March 14, 2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Albuquerque-based Marble Brewing representative Xavier Romero will be pouring free tastes from their core lineup, and featuring the new-to-package, 2017 GABF gold-medal-winning Cholo Stout! Mention this website posting by uttering the password “I heart Xavi” and get 10% off Marble six packs during the tasting hours! While we regularly offer these tastings free to the (more…)


  • March 8, 2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Cool Keith Hymes from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. joins us for this free tasting of several beers from the Chico, CA-based standard bearer. Wet your whistle with some Kellerweis, then transition to the Pale Ale that started a revolution. How about some of their West Coast-ified East Coast hazy IPA “Hazy Little Thing”, and then (more…)

 


  • June 15, 2018
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Bring dad in for this amazing free whiskey tasting. We will be sampling bourbon-cask finish Ka Va Lan, sherry-oak finish Ka Va Lan and with any luck, we will have the newest release from Wild Turkey Distillery—Longbranch. This is one whiskey tasting you won’t want to miss. (more…)


  • June 15, 2018
    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Get something special for Dad this year. On Friday, June 15, from 3 to 6 p.m., you can get select bottles specially engraved with text. Give your father a special bottle with your own personal message that he’ll treasure for years. This offer is limited to certain selected bottles of liquor. More details available in (more…)


  • May 18, 2018
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Nich Hart joins us once again (Have we mentioned how good Southern Glazers is to us?) to take us through the awesome world of Taiwanese whiskey from the Kavalan Distillery. The distillery is the nation’s only family-owned distillery, built in 2005 and releasing its first bottle in December of 2008. Since then Kavalan has hit (more…)


  • May 4, 2018
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Before selecting your Cinco de Mayo spirits, visit us at Susan’s Fine Wine and Spirits. Let Jimmy “The Juice” Selby (Favorite Brands) take you on a tour through some magnificent new-to-us mezcals coming from Street Brothers Beverages Co. including several renditions from Nuestra Soledad and a couple from El Jolgorio. These mezcals range from the (more…)


  • April 20, 2018
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

When compared to long-established houses like Sazerac, Willet, and many others, Redemption Whiskey is relatively new on the scene. But, they’ve been able to study many decades of whiskey making to determine how they wanted to produce the fine beverages they’re offering. Redemption Whiskey is best known for its rye, and even uses a relatively (more…)