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All of our tasting sessions feature customer favorites as well as new and exciting classes to tickle your taste buds. Tastings are popular gifts for any occasion! Treat yourself and treat a friend.

In compliance with AGLC regulations, sample sizes for tastings are as follows;

Beer  -  2oz

Wine - 1oz

Whisky and other Spirits - 1/2 oz

*Please Note: We strongly recommend you use public transportation, walk or arrange a ride to and from the class. Please pre-book your taxi!

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Cancellation Policy:

  • Registrations are transferrable so you are welcome to send someone in your place if you cannot attend a tasting.
  • If you contact us more than 48 hours prior to the tasting date in order to cancel one or more seats, you will receive a store credit for the value of the cancelled seat(s).
  • Store credits can be used for any future purchases, including tastings or products.
  • Cancellation requests received within 48 hours of the tasting date are not refundable.
  • NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Tastings start at 7:00pm, unless otherwise noted. ** FOR FESTIVALS, THE DOORS DO NOT OPEN UNTIL 7PM
  • Most tastings are complete with light snacks, please plan to eat before or after the tasting.
  • On line registrations placed after 4:00pm on a Friday may not be processed until Monday morning. If a tasting appears to be close to sold out, please call or register in person.     
An Introduction to Single Malt Scotch Date: October 19, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT Your inception into the complex world of single malt whisky. We’ll debunk the myth of regions while introducing you to a range of different styles. Thr Oct 19
This event is sold out.

Cheese Please: French Edition Date: October 20, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT You’ll enjoy a carefully curated selection of French wines paired with fromage from our favourite neighbour, Peasant Cheese. Fri Oct 20
This event is sold out.

Spectacular Speysiders Date: October 24, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $75.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 4 Quite simply this is a range of our favourite Speyside whiskies new and old… you won’t be disappointed! Tue Oct 24
$75.00
All Things Bubbly Festival Date: October 26, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 36 This bubbles festival will feature a wide range of Champagne, prosecco, Cava and other sparkling wines. But it doesn’t end there… we’ll also feature some sparkling cider, ales and more! Thr Oct 26
$30.00
Red Wine Icons - America Date: October 27, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 2 Rich velvety Pinots, big bold Cabs and the jammiest Zyns. We’ll highlight some of the best American wines we have to offer! Fri Oct 27
$50.00
Legendary Gordon Macphail w/ Alastair Milligan Date: October 29, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $80.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 14 We’ll sample a range of Benromach and Gordon Macphail whiskies with Brand Ambassador Alastair Milligan, including a pair of very rare 1982 vintage whiskies from St. Magdalene and Brora. Sun Oct 29
$80.00
Going with the Grain Date: October 30, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $100.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 16 This will be an exploration of single and blended grain whiskies with an emphasis on old and rare. Three of the whiskies sampled will be north of 50 years of age, and two others over 40! Mon Oct 30
$100.00
Head to Head to Head Date: October 31, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 15 This time it will be Evan, Hunter and Marty going head to head to head. Which expert’s whisky picks will reign supreme in this KWM Battle Royale! Tue Oct 31
$30.00
Hunter Laing with Andrew Laing Date: November 2, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 33 We are thrilled to be launching our first ever single cask of Bowmore, with special guest Andrew Laing of Hunter Laing. It is our first exclusive cask of Old Malt Cask, since the Port Ellen we bottled with Andrew’s father Stewart many years ago. This will be a stand-up mini-festival including a glass! Thr Nov 2
$30.00
Springbank Distillery w/ Melanie Stanger Date: November 3, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 6 Springbank is the most stubbornly traditional distillery in Scotland. We love its spirit of independence, and of course its whisky! Special guest Melanie Stanger will take us through a range of whiskies representing its three spirit styles and Kilkerran whisky from its sister distillery Glengyle. Fri Nov 3
$30.00
anCnoc, Balblair & Old Pulteney w/ Lukas Date: November 4, 2017
Time: 2:00PM
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 1 Inver House Global Brand Ambassador Lukas Dynowiak will lead us through a range of whiskies from anCnoc, Balblair and Old Pulteney Distilleries. 2-4 PM!
$30.00
Why Not Red With That Dish! Date: November 7, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 White meat, fish……. why not try red wine rather than the usual white. Lighter reds work very well will white meat and fish. We’ll show you how to pair red with white! Tue Nov 7
$35.00
Fall Single Malt Festival Date: November 9, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $65.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT Our famous, ever popular, Fall Single Malt Festival. Limited to just 100 participants we will feature nearly as many whiskies. Oh, and it includes a 25th Anniversary KWM logo Glencairn glass! Thr Nov 9
This event is sold out.

Autumn Ales Date: November 10, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $20.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 10 Comforting spicy brews, pumpkin ales and marzens as far as the eye can see! This is the perfect time to start that transition into the darker side of beer! Fri Nov 10
$20.00
Tesseron Cognac w/ Jacque Chastanet Date: November 14, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $75.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 17 Tesseron is a unique brandy, more masculine and Scotch-like than any other Cognac. Tesseron Director Jacque Chastenet will be our guest as we sample their portfolio up to an including the Royal $2200. Tue Nov 14
$75.00
Discovering the Duoro Date: November 16, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 4 We’ll gently journey down the storied Douro River with “Cavalerio do la Confraria do Vinho do Porto” (AKA Port Expert) Cindy Opsal as we drift past the iconic port houses of Taylor, Fonseca and Croft. Thr Nov 16
$40.00
Wine Fest Date: November 17, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT We’ll clear the floor to make room for more than 80 of our favourite pours. There is no better way to spend a Friday night than with some good friends, great food, and even better… wine. It includes a KWM 25th Anniversary logo tasting glass. Fri Nov 17
This event is sold out.

Beyond Burgundy and Bordeaux Date: November 21, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 There is more to French wine than Burgundy and Bordeaux! We’ll explore some of the lesser known French wine regions you should know! Tue Nov 21
$35.00
Masters of Malt Date: November 23, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $125.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 14 Only the rarest and very special whiskies are showcased at this tasting which always highlights some of the most exciting new whiskies in the world! Thr Nov 23
$125.00
Cheese Please: Christmas Party Edition Date: November 24, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT Planning a holiday wine and cheese party? With the help of our neighbor Peasant Cheese we’ll show you how to put together the perfect holiday wine and cheese pairings. Fri Nov 24
This event is sold out.

Red Wine Icons - Bordeaux Date: November 28, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $125.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 14 Is Bordeaux really the world’s most prestigious wine growing region? The critics and collectors think so, and Bordeaux sets the benchmark for wine pricing worldwide. You be the judge! Tue Nov 28
$125.00
Whisky Advent 2017 Launch Party Date: November 30, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $25.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: SOLD OUT Twas the night before Whisky Advent and all over the floor, there were tables full of whiskies for sampling throughout the store!
A mini whisky festival celebrating the launch of our 2017 Whisky Advent Calendar (event price includes a complimentary Glencairn glass).
Thu Nov 30

This event is sold out.

Glenfiddich with Beth Havers Date: December 5, 2017
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 14 Glenfiddich is launching three new expressions this year, and our friend Beth Havers, Glenfiddich Canadian Brand Ambassador, is making a special trip to Calgary just to showcase them! Tue Dec 5
$30.00