Category Archives: Community

Stampede Whisk(e)y Tasting Dinner at Chef’s Table – July 14, 2016

Chef’s Table is teaming up with Kensington Wine Market to celebrate Stampede in style – pairing five worldly whisk(e)y’s with five courses of Chef’s Table’s exceptional cuisine, all with a western flare. The experts from Kensington Wine Market will take … Continue reading

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5th Annual MS Calgary Whisky Festival Raised Nearly $40,000.00!

It has been a busy few months, since the 5th annual MS Calgary Whisky Festival which took place on January 14, 2016 in the Lobby of the Jack Singer Concert Hall.  I’ve been meaning to pull all the photos together, … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market has partnered with Ghost River Theater for a Unique Scotch Tasting Experience!

Ghost River Theatre teams up with Kensington Wine Market to create Calgary’s first Multisensory blindfolded SCOTCH TASTING Press Release from Ghost River Theater – November 09, 2015, Calgary AB Ghost River Theater, is teaming up with Kensington WineMarket and renowned … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market Has a New Owner!

As of April 1, 2015, longtime employee Andrew Ferguson is the new owner of the Kensington Wine Market. Andrew has been with KWM for 13 years (starting as our delivery driver) and has, during this time, worked his way to … Continue reading

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MS Calgary Whisky Festival 2015

The 4th Annual MS Calgary Whisky Festival is coming up on Thursday the 15th of January, in support of the MS Society of Calgary. Funds from the event will towards research and supporting those afflicted by the disease.  This year’s … Continue reading

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Important Update: Friday August 29th We will open at 1:30PM!

Please be advised the Kensington Wine Market will not open until 1:30PM on Friday August 29th. All of the staff will be attending the funeral of a longtime employee’s mother. Sorry for any inconvenience. We will close at the usual … Continue reading

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The Kensington Wine Market Fall Wine Times is On-line, and our Fall Tasting Schedule is Open for Registration!

Our Fall 2014 Wine Times store newsletter is on its way to select mail boxes across the city. If you don’t receive it by mail or if you can’t wait to get home and browse it, you can view it … Continue reading

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Our Andrew Ferguson (AKA the Scotch Guy) Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

After being challenged by Don Tse of (www.beerstoyou.ca) our Scotch Guy Andrew Ferguson has taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Andrew has made a donation to ALS Canada and will be donating an additional dollar (up to a max of … Continue reading

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Ardbeg TracTour Tastings – Friday July 11 2014

Last night saw the arrival of the Ardbeg TracTour in Canada, and its first stop was the Kensington Wine Market; North America’s first Ardbeg Embassay. The TracTour had just arrived from Taiwan after a long sea voyage. The Ardbeg tractor … Continue reading

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Free Drop in Don Julio Tequila Tasting – Saturday June 21 11AM-1PM

Join us at Kensington Wine Market for a free drop in Don Julio tasting, Saturday  June 21  from 11AM to 1PM. You will be able to learn about the brand, how tequila is made and sample  the Blanco, Reposado and … Continue reading

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