• October 18, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Located just beyond Calistoga, in the warmer northern reaches of Napa Valley, Coquerel Family Wine Estates has been producing fine wines since 2006. Perhaps best known for flagship Le Petit Sauvignon Blanc wines, Coquerel Family Wine Estates also produces Tempranillo, Petite Sirah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Verdelho varieties. Their “Terroir Wines” are 100% estate (more…)

  • October 5, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Barb Wedig from Craft & Estate will be pouring a wide selection of wines from three elite Greek wineries that are new to New Mexico! This free tasting explores the classic wine regions of Greece including Santorini, Nemea, and Attica. We’ll be sampling exceptional wines from indigenous grapes, including the mineral, dry, citrus-edged Assyrtiko white; (more…)

  • August 17, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Chris Barnes of José Pastor Imports once again visits Susan’s Fine Wine and Spirits, this time to introduce new wines exemplifying the contemporary winemaking of Spain at this complimentary event. Wines from the Mediterranean areas will be featured, including the Canary Islands. As always, Chris’ enthusiasm and enlightening information are not to be missed if (more…)

  • August 10, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Explore Old World apertifs, liquers, vermouths and other spirits with Amy Cairns of Haus Alpenz, sponsored by Linda Tetrault of Floating World in this complimentary tasting. Haus Alpenz is an international importer focused upon distinctive, authentic and unique flavors. In addition to bringing us great products such as Dolin vermouth and Rothman & Winter Crème (more…)

  • August 3, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Thalia Varshay from Fiasco Fine Wines, one of our favorite distributors, has recently returned from a journey throughout Italy sponsored by Dalle Terra Imports. We’re pleased to have Thalia running through a complimentary tasting of these excellent wines. From Puglia to Alto Adige, Piedmont, and Sicily, Thalia travelled through historic wine regions, meeting renown winemakers (more…)

  • August 24, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

This complimentary tasting will compare and contrast two legendary and tradition-defining breweries, while also exploring their occasional collaboration. This event should be both interesting and revealing to any beer lover claiming the label. Weihenstephaner is an ancient brewery—one of the oldest in the world. The brewery traces its roots back to 8th century, and it (more…)

  • July 20, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Jasper, our in-house beer guru, takes us through a free tasting of many of the local IPA offerings. In addition to being one of the flagship ales in the growth of the craft beer industry, IPA is the most popular style of craft beer in New Mexico. The strong flavors of IPA help this beer (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…)

  • October 12, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Tumbleroot’s Jason Fitzpatrick will be visiting us to introduce their newly available lineup. At this free tasting, Jason will lead us on an exploration of Tumbleroot’s Sugar Cane vodka, Blanco Agave spirit, Reposado Agave spirit, Blanco and Oro rums, Straight Rye whiskey, London Dry and Botanical gins, as well as their newest feature, Navy Strength (more…)

  • August 31, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

We at Susan’s pioneered the barrel-select program in New Mexico a number of years ago. This unique program has grown quite popular and Susan’s continues to offer some of the most interesting barrel programs to our customers. Occasionally, the best distilleries will offer a very limited number of the most respected retailers the opportunity to (more…)

  • July 27, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Mike Trujillo, Southern Glazer’s head mixologist and spirits educator, has traveled the country perfecting his craft and perfection is what you get at this expert demonstration and tasting. Mike will show you how to make some of the basics like mojitos, margaritas, and several other rum, tequila, gin, and even whiskey cocktails. Once you get (more…)

  • July 6, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

John Lonergan, local author and founder of Foothills Spirits, will introduce you to the brain child of Left Turn Distilling’s La Luz vodka infused with Mr. Lonergan’s truly special “Hawaiian Ginger” making … GNGR Liqueur! GNGR traces its ancient roots to Germany. While most ginger comes from places like Peru and Vietnam, Mr. Lonergan gets (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…)