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Albuquerque/Santa Fe Wine Tastings & Events


May 26-June 5
Albuquerque Beer Week takes place across the city at numerous local pubs and restaurants. Events include beer tastings, beer dinners, beer pairings, live music and more. For details, visit the official website
 
September 21-25
This year the 26th Annual Santa Fe Wine & Chile Fiesta will take place over five days in various locations around Santa Fe. Savor wines from over 90 national wineries and dishes from 75 of Santa Fe's best restaurants, as well as a live auction, wine seminars, cooking demonstrations and more. For more information, visit the official website
 

Ongoing
Casa Rondeña Winery offers you a variety of different wines often difficult to find at a single winery. Tastings are offered daily from 12 p.m.-7 p.m. No appointment necessary. For more information visit www.casarondena.com. Casa RondeƱa Winery, 733 Chavez Rd., Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM 87107, 505-344-5911.
 
Ongoing
At Gruet Winery, wine is poured from noon to 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and until 5 p.m. on Sundays. Taste any six wines for $15. For details, visit www.gruetwinery.com. Gruet Winery, 8400 Pan American E Fwy NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113, 505-821-0055.
 


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RECOMMENDED WINE SHOPS
For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Kokoman Wines & Liquors
34 Cities of Gold Rd.
Pojoaque Valley, NM 7501
505-455-2219

Quarters BBQ-Wyoming Wine Shop
4516 Wyoming Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-292-1300



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