Free Beer and Wine Tastings

May 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Freebies

Thanks to reader Barbara for her help with this!

What’s better than enjoying the fine New Mexico sunsets while sipping a glass of wine or enjoying cold beer?

If you’re stuck in a rut when it comes to imbibing, Whole Foods Market is here to rescue you. They offer FREE wine and beer tastings every Friday from 4:00 – 6:00pm and every Saturday from 2:00 – 4:00pm at the Academy store. The Indian School store will offer beer tastings on Friday, May 15 and 29, from 4:30 – 6:00pm, and wine tastings on Saturday, May 16 and 23, from 4:30 – 6:00pm.

Not to be outdone, Sunflower Farmers Market also offers free wine and beer samplings. This month, the Lomas location is offering free beer tasting on Tuesday, May 27, from 4:00 – 7:00pm.

Updated 5/14/09: Thanks to “K” in the comments for noting that Jubilation Wine & Spirits, 3512 Lomas Blvd NE, usually has free wine tastings on Saturdays from 2:00 – 4:00pm.

Whole Foods Market on Academy is located in the northeast heights at 5815 Wyoming Blvd NE.

Whole Foods Market on Indian School is located in the UNM area at 2103 Carlisle NE.

Sunflower Farmers Market on Lomas is centrally located at 5112 Lomas Blvd NE.

Do you know of other retailers or venues that offer free wine and/or beer tastings? Spill it in the comments!

–Elizabeth Hanes



One Response to “Free Beer and Wine Tastings”
  1. K says:

    Jubilation Liquor at Lomas/Carlisle usually has a free wine tasting from 2-4 on Saturdays.