Monthly Archives: May 2015

New beers May 27, 2015

May always seems to be a busy month for us at Kensington Wine Market. Our 23rd birthday was last week and boy was it busy! Our Spring Wine Fest and our birthday sale weekend kept us running around all week! … Continue reading

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$100 Plus Wine Festival – May 20, 2015

Lisa Zinck & Don Conrad Peasant Cheese Wednesday May 20, 2015 6 lucky people + 3 eager hosts + 15 wines = new friends + new experiences and a great event. I have to remind myself that our wine festival … Continue reading

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World Whisky Day 2015

“World Whisky Day invites everyone to try a dram and celebrate the water of life. Events are taking place all over the globe. If you can’t find an event happening near you why not host your own World Whisky Day … Continue reading

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New beers May 13, 2015

Not every week can be packed full of 8 to10 new beers, right? Not to worry, we’ve got some amazing examples of some prime summery styles of a caliber that will enforce the “quality over quantity” frame of mind. Summer … Continue reading

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Holy Smoke & Beer tasting, May 12 2015

Tuesday May 12, 2015 Marty Rozon Tonight we get to work our way through six beer styles and see how they match up with some excellent barbeque from Calgary’s Holy Smoke. Village Brewery Triplet Triplet makes a grand entrance. Announced … Continue reading

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Chinook Rosé tasting, May 8 2015

Friday May 8 Riley Fisher On Friday May 8 we hosted our first tasting dedicated to the love of all things pink which brought together our best selection of Rosé wines and Rosé wine lovers! It’s officially Rosé season everyone! … Continue reading

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New beers May 6, 2015

What can I say about Beer Fest this year? I was invited to judge the best gluten free beers and ciders at the festival, meet up with all the awesome agents, brewers, and fellow members of the scene that I … Continue reading

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Gin Glorious Gin tasting, Tuesday April 28 2015

Hunter Sullivan Tuesday April 28 Today, gin can be summed up simply….. it’s one of the best summer drinks with its thirst quenching ways, its ease of use in a great many cocktails and its necessary presence at any balmy, midyear … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society Canada – May 2015 Outturn

May’s Scotch Malt Whisky Society releases in Canada were sampled at three sold out tastings at KWM. There is something interesting every month, and the malts never disappoint. Highlights this month included a 27 year old Mortlach, a very creamy … Continue reading

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New beers April 29, 2015

Look at all these Hawaiian beers! We’ve been having such an amazing spring in Alberta that I couldn’t leave it another week before bringing in some of these tropical goodies! Things sure are ramping up for summer, and as this … Continue reading

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