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OREGON AND WASHINGTON 2012 Klee Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $22.99/Sale $18.99: The name, of course, inspired by the famous Swiss artist, Paul Klee.  Like Klee, from the Bauhaus school, the wine gives us functionality and affordability.  It goes for the…

0 Comments / 19 View / February 21, 2014

J Cuvée 20 Brut NV

Sparkling Wine of the Month

J Cuvée 20 Brut NV, Sonoma County, $31.99/Sale $24.99: From the renown Jordan Winery, this graceful, lively sparkling wine shows aromas of green apple, cream and fennel. Lemon and spice flavors, along with a bright, palate-cleansing acidity and wonderful finesse,…

0 Comments / 4 View / February 21, 2014

Chateau de Vaugelas Corbières

Red Wine of the Month

2010 Chateau de Vaugelas Corbières, Languedoc, $12.99/Sale $10.99: Quite the humdinger from the rocky hills of southern France…a stone’s throw over the Pyrenees from Spain. This is a hearty red that the monks at the Abbaye of Lagrasse are said…

0 Comments / 7 View / February 21, 2014

The Warehouse

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

Chime Pinot Noir

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2011 Chime Pinot Noir, California, $9.99:  Considering the price this is an amazing Pinot.  It actually captures some of the nuances of the grape.  Whoever is blending this has a clue.  A versatile devil that could enhance dishes from grilled…

0 Comments / 2 View / February 21, 2014

Herencia Altés Benufet Blanc

White Wine of the Month

2010 Herencia Altés Benufet Blanc, Spain, $14.99/Sale $12.99: Monks first introduced the Garnatxa Blanca variety Batea in the 15th century. The Altés family planted the Garnatxa Blance vineyard in Benefut in 1915. It is believed to be one of the…

0 Comments / 3 View / February 21, 2014


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 / 3 View / February 14, 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 / 1 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 / 1 View / January 9, 2014