• May 31, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Yes, we’re having TWO tastings at the same time. So, if hard spirits aren’t your thing, perhaps like us, you often struggle to find just the right Italian wine for that special pasta meal you make at home. Here’s an opportunity to find some nice wines for that next meal. Our friend Linda Tetrault, one (more…)


  • May 24, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Jimmy McCabe, general manager of Synergy Fine Wines, is hosting a free tasting at Susan’s Fine Wine and Spirits that promises to be a lively and interesting event. Jimmy is energetic, playful, and a knowledgeable specialist. So, any tasting he hosts is sure to be a fun and informative event. Jimmy will present a number (more…)


  • May 10, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

California has long been known as a producer of top Cabernet Sauvignon. National Distributing Company brings a great many of these superb Cabernets to New Mexico and Susan’s is proud to offer the area’s best selection of fine California Cabernet Sauvignon. In this rare free tasting event from National Distributing, their representative Tyler Rudolf will (more…)


  • May 3, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Iberia is the area occupied by today’s countries of Spain and Portugal. The name comes from that land mass being named the Iberian Peninsula, and is commonly used today to describe this wine-producing region, one of the oldest in the world. This special fee tasting features a small selection of wines sourced from Spain and (more…)


  • April 19, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Note: We had this extraordinary opportunity, so we’ve pre-empted our previously planned Easter Wine Tasting. “One of the reference point estates in Washington is unquestionably Betz Family Winery … wines are sensational across the board. Anyone interested in Washington State wines, or just high-quality wines, owe it to themselves to try these.” —Wine Advocate, Jeb (more…)


  • September 21, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Rounding out our September of local beer, Susan’s presents a complimentary tasting with local favorite and famed slinger of Elevated IPA, La Cumbre. We all know and love their hop-forward offerings, but, like the other local brewhouses featured this month, they are constantly adding new and delicious offerings to their already impressive portfolio of locally-made (more…)


  • September 14, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Continuing our September tour of local breweries, Susan’s is proud to offer a complimentary Friday tasting with Steel Bender. Their beers cover a wide range of styles, hitting it out of the park from IPA to Sour. They are another welcome and recent addition to our local beer offerings. We look forward to sharing their (more…)


  • September 7, 2018
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Steve Anderson of Second Street Brewing will be returning to Susan’s to run us through the amazingly successful products from Second Street Brewing. Steve is an alumnus of our store and one of Santa Fe’s resident beer experts. He will be guiding us through a complimentary tasting of Second Street Brewing’s newly canned offerings. We (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 26, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Austin Leard from Albuquerque’s very own M’tucci’s restaurants will be in house to introduce us to their house-made line of Shrubs at this free tasting. A shrub is a sharp, tangy infusion of fruit, vinegar and sugar. American-style shrubs date back to 17th century England when vinegar was used as an alternate preservative for berries (more…)


  • April 12, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Linda Tetrault of Floating World will be hosting a free tasting of an array of flavors coming out of the East. Japan is arguably producing some of the finest whiskey and most unique brews in the market today. Floating World has really specialized in bringing us the best from the Land of the Rising Sun. (more…)


  • March 15, 2019
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Beer at Cellar Temperature vs. Refrigerated In the U.S. we prefer our beer to be refrigerated, in the mid- to upper-30s (Fahrenheit). But, in Ireland and all of the U.K., beer is served at “cellar” temperature of about 50-55 degrees. Have you ever directly compared to see difference and find out which you might prefer? (more…)


  • February 8, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Linda Tetrault of Floating World hosts this free tasting of custom concocted libations from the exciting portfolio of Haus Alpenz imported spirits and liqueurs. The mission of Haus Alpenz is to preserve and enhance the appreciation of distinctive and authentic tastes while sharing and celebrating their unique cultural associations and related culinary traditions. Linda will expand (more…)


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

Joe Golden from Santa Fe Spirits will be joining us for another holiday tasting. John will certainly be lifting our “spirits” with a free tasting of the full line up from the creative minds at Santa Fe Spirits. Joe will be pouring both their signature Colkegan and Susan’s Fine Wine and Spirits barrel-select Colkegan that (more…)