Check out our unique tastings or contact us to book your own custom event.
Discover: Willamette’s Iris Vineyards
Wednesday, November 8 | 4 pm – 6 pm | FREE
Oregon’s Willamette Valley is home to more than 500 vineyards! In the valley, Pinot Noir is the darling varietal, it accounts for more than ¾ of plantings and can rival even the best of Burgundy! At the southern end of the valley, near Eugene, you’ll find Iris Vineyards. The wines from Iris are balanced, complex and offer incredible value! He’ll be pouring the Iris Pinot Gris, Rosé, Pinot Noir, Syrah – and two limited offerings of the Iris Block C Pinot Noir and Aroha Chardonnay.
Meet the Winemaker: Andreas Bender
Saturday, November 18 | 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm | FREE
Bender’s back, back again, Bender’s back – tell a friend! Andreas is joining us from Germany for his second visit to Calgary this year. If you’re familiar with Andreas and his wines, he needs no introduction, if you’re not then you won’t want to miss out on this free tasting. Andreas makes a delightful range of wines and he’ll be splashing a selection of them, including one brand new to the market!
Discover Your Wine Style
Saturday, November 25 | 2 pm – 5 pm | Free
We do wine differently. Arranging our wine by taste profile – not country or region – empowers customers to shop for wines that pleases their palate. We want everyone to get to know their unique palate and personal taste profile – so one Saturday, every month, we sample wines from each of our six signature styles – three whites and three reds, all for free! We’re dog friendly – bring your mom, your dog or your bestie and join us!
Let’s Get Fizzical – A Bubbly Tasting
Thursday, November 30 | 6 pm -8 pm |$55
We’re firm believers that bubbly isn’t just for special occasions but there is a certain je-ne-sais quois about the festive season that makes bubbly all the more tempting! We’ll go over the basics of different methods of production perfected by different countries that span price points to fit any budget!
Discover Your Wine Style: Holiday Edition!
Saturday, December 16 | 2 pm – 5 pm
We do wine differently. Arranging our wine by taste profile – not country or region – empowers customers to shop for wines that pleases their palate. We want everyone to get to know their unique palate and personal taste profile – so one Saturday, every month, we sample wines from each of our six signature styles – three whites and three reds, all for free! Stock up on everything you need for the holiday season!
1. We strongly encourage eating before and/or after the tasting
2. In accordance with AGLC regulations, the sample sizes poured are as follows:
Wine – 1 oz, Beer – 4oz, Spirits/Liquers – ½ oz
3. Please arrange for safe transportation. We are just a short walk to the CTrain and our staff are happy to call a cab or Keys Please if required
4. We kindly request that guests refrain from wearing perfume or cologne to the event as odours may impair yours, and other guests ability to smell and taste the samples.
5. Cancellation Policy
a) If Vine Styles must cancel an event, tickets are fully refundable or transferable to another event of equal value.
b)If yourself or a guest must cancel, tickets are either:
– Transferable – someone may attend in your place as long as we are notified
– Cancellation is refundable up to one week prior to the event
– Cancellation is non-refundable within one week prior to the event