Events

Coaltrain hosts a variety of events, from winemaker dinners to informal beer tastings. Find them here. Hosting your own event? Coaltrain can help.

*Regarding tasting events, please remember that for everyone’s pleasure we request no fragrance or cell phones please. A three business day cancellation policy is in effect for all tastings. Please call Coaltrain at 475-9700 to reserve your space at any of our tastings.

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April 22nd Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica

It has been 3 yrs since we have been able to get the lost Friulian varietals of Emilio Bulfon – cultivated in Roman times, thought extinct, and nurtured back to production by Emilio. This is a really special dinner and…

0 Comments / 3 View / April 7, 2014

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March 6: Cabernet Lovers Wine Dinner at The Warehouse

On Thursday, March 6th, at 6:30pm, The Warehouse and Classic Wines are hosting a Cabernet Lovers Wine Dinner, featuring Cabs from Argentina, Australia, Chile and, of course, California. This is a 5 course red wine and meat dinner, and for…

0 Comments / 0 View / February 21, 2014

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23rd Annual Wine Festival of Colorado Springs, March 6-8, 2014

Coaltrain has co-sponsored this Wine Fest from its inception. We believe it to be the most comprehensive and creative in Colorado Springs, maybe in the whole state. This year the focus is “Wines with a Conscience.” This means exploring biodynamic,…

0 Comments / 0 View / February 14, 2014

Bristol Beer Dinner at TAPAteria, February 25th, 6pm

Bristol Beer Dinner at TAPAteria, February 25th, 6pm

Bristol Beer Dinner 4 Courses, 4 Beers, $39++ Tuesday, Feb 25th, 6pm, 30 seats MENU Sautéed Fruits De Mer with Roasted Garlic and Crostini Bristol’s RyePA ~ Olive Oil-Rubbed Kale with Candied Walnuts and Smoked Goat cheese Belgian Dubbel ~…

0 Comments / 1 View / February 6, 2014

Pizzeria Rustica

CHANGE OF DATE: Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica, Tuesday, MARCH 18th, 6pm

NEW DATE!!! North to South Tour of Italy Classic Wine Dinner Benefiting Pikes Peak Restorative Justice Council HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL Tuesday, March 18, 6pm, $49++ ~ Goat Cheese, Fig & 14 month Prosciutto di Parma Crostini Adami Prosecco ~…

0 Comments / 0 View / February 3, 2014

Grand Canyon with Coaltrain FAQs

Grand Canyon with Coaltrain FAQs

  Grand Canyon with Coaltrain FAQs Please note – revised document – 2/3/14 Coaltrain Grand Canyon Trip August 10-23, 2014 (arrive August 9th) Bottom line — what do I need to know as I consider this trip? This is a…

0 Comments / 0 View / January 9, 2014

Join us for the trip of a lifetime!

Join us for the trip of a lifetime!

Ride the rapids during the day and taste with the Coaltrain experts at night. Wine, spirits, and beer amongst the spectacular cliff faces of one of the Seven Wonders of the World – what more could you ask for! For…

0 Comments / 0 View / January 9, 2014

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The Gazette’s 2014 “Best of the Springs”

Under “Shopping” – vote for: Beer Selection Liquor Store Wine Store We appreciate your support! (Voting ends February 16th)

0 Comments / 18 View / January 7, 2014

Pizzeria Rustica

Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica, January 28th, 6pm

  Villa Pozzi Wine Dinner Benefiting DeMolay International Tues, Jan 28th, 6pm, $49++ Shrimp Cocktail with peach salsa Enza Prosecco ~ Wood Roasted Chicken skewer with Salsa Cruda & Arugula Barone Fini Merlot ~ Gigante Bean Stew Villa Pozzi Nero…

0 Comments / 0 View / December 30, 2013

New Belgium Beer Dinner

New Belgium Beer Dinner

New Belgium Beer Dinner Saturday, December 14th, 5:30pm at Brewers Republic 5 Courses, 5 Beers $40 Menu New Belgium Accumulation Scallop tacos with a mango salsa New Belgium Le Terroir Black bean tortilla soup with a cilantro goat cheese New…

0 Comments / 0 View / December 13, 2013

Pizzeria Rustica

Two More Fabulous Benefit Wine Dinners at Pizzeria Rustica

Join us on Tuesday, November 12th, at 6pm for the Zonin Wine Dinner, benefitting Trails & Open Spaces Coalition. You won’t want to miss this dinner, as Paul Gorman from Beverage Distributors will be in the house to describe Casa…

0 Comments / 0 View / November 1, 2013

La Baguette

Homage to Catalunya at La Baguette Wine Bar In Old Colorado

Well, we hate to steal the title from the renowned book by George Orwell, written in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War, but we are hopeless plagiarists. The state of Catalunya produces a multitude of wines from sparkling (Cava), white,…

0 Comments / 0 View / November 1, 2013

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Coaltrain’s Infamous Christmas Tasting

Definitely mark your calendars for Thursday, December 5th in the beautiful Platinum Room at The Windham Mining Exchange Hotel. We will host our Christmas Wine Sale Tasting. Come and taste over 40 wines which we will feature at very jolly…

6 Comments / 2 View / November 1, 2013

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Winter Wine Dinner at The Warehouse November 7th

On Thursday, November 7th, at 6:30 pm we will be at The Warehouse with Ross Seville of Classic Wines to explore great wines to serve throughout the holidays. This 5 course feast will cost $60 per person, including tax and…

1 Comment / 0 View / November 1, 2013

Passport to Tuscany Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica

Passport to Tuscany Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica

 PRESENT Passport to Tuscany Rocca Delle Macie Wine Dinner Tuesday, October 22, 6pm Pizzeria Rustica 2527 W. Colorado Avenue MENU Poached Oyster Amuse with Apple Relish & Lemon Basil  2011 Rocca Delle Macie Orvieto ~ Roasted Local Squash Soup &…

0 Comments / 0 View / October 18, 2013

MacKenzie’s Spanish Feast Featuring Cune Winery

MacKenzie’s Spanish Feast Featuring Cune Winery

On Thursday, October 17th, MacKenzie’s Chop House Chef Pete Moreno and the folks from Cune in Rioja, Spain will combine for what might be the most memorable dinner of the year.  Why?  Because we are going to have the sublime…

0 Comments / 0 View / October 8, 2013

The Warehouse

Wines of Tuscany Dinner at The Warehouse

Save the date: On Thursday, September 12th, at 6:30 p.m. we will be at The Warehouse with Ross Seville of Classic Wines to explore the wines of Tuscany. Our wine dinners at The Warehouse are continuously outstanding, with excellent fare…

0 Comments / 0 View / August 27, 2013

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Pizzeria Rustica Dinners Are Back!

Benefiting Adams Mountain Café, this dinner should be out of the pizza delivery box…A vertical tasting of Teroldago Rotaliano from the Trentino region of northern Italy, above Verona, south of Bolzano, these wines are rich, but not overpowering reds that…

0 Comments / 0 View / August 27, 2013

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Date With Nate – July 14th, 2013, The Blue Star: Tiki Recipes

Recently, Nels and Sophie attended the Date With Nate at The Blue Star restaurant. Nate Windham, mixologist extraordinaire for The Blue Star, poured the attendees six different Tiki drinks, while discussing not only the various ingredients, but also the history…

0 Comments / 2 View / August 27, 2013

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Spanish Fiesta at TAPAteria

Despite its devastated economy, Spain continues to create and dazzle with its wine. We are particularly struck by the advancements in the white wines (the reds have always been impressive). So let’s taste a sublime selection of these Spanish creations….

0 Comments / 0 View / August 27, 2013