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Nominations are OPEN for The Gazette’s Best of The Springs

We’d be grateful if you cast your votes our way in The Gazette’s Best of the Springs. You can nominate Coaltrain in the SHOPPING section, under Liquor Store, Wine Selection, Beer Selection. As always, your support means the world to…

0 Comments / 17 View / October 29, 2015


And the Votes are In… Thanks for your support!

Thanks to all of you who voted for us in the Indy’s Best of Colorado Springs! We took the number one spot for In-Store Wine Selection and two second places for In-Store Beer Selection and In-Store Spirits/Liquor Selection.

0 Comments / 4 View / October 29, 2015

Bristol Brewing Company bottle cap

Bristol Brewing’s Venetucci Pumpkin Ale is in!

Finally – Bristol’s Venetucci Pumpkin Ale is in! The cost is $7.49 + tax, limit one bottle per customer. Mike and Amanda Bristol donate all proceeds from this beer to Venetucci Farm, which is such an asset to our community….

0 Comments / 44 View / October 8, 2015


Pizzeria Rustica Passport to Northern Italy Benefit Wine Dinner, Tuesday, October 13th, 6pm

Chef Jay Gust and Opici Wines will transport you to Northern Italy with an imaginative five course wine dinner benefitting National Mill Dog Rescue on Tuesday, October 13th at 6pm at Pizzeria Rustica. Combine the wines with an amazing meal…

0 Comments / 54 View / October 7, 2015

2014 Domaine Magellan Le Fruit Défendu Rosé, France

Rosé Wine of the Month

2014 Domaine Magellan Le Fruit Défendu Rosé, France, $13.99/Sale $12.99: Domaine Magellan is owned and run by the well-known Bruno Lafon, who has been farming there organically since 1998. Made from 50-year-old vine Cinsault, fermented and aged in lined concrete…

0 Comments / 154 View / October 7, 2015


Thanksgiving Wine Suggestions

2013 Cuvée Jean Philippe Brut Rosé Crémant de Limoux, Languedoc, France, $16.99/Sale $14.99: Our distributor found this at a small winery in southern France near the Spanish border. A light, delicate and dry blend of Chenin Blanc, Pinot Noir and…

0 Comments / 154 View / October 7, 2015

2012 Trumpeter Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina

Red Wine of the Month

2012 Trumpeter Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina, $11.99/Sale $9.99: From high altitude vineyards in the Uco Valley comes this delightful Malbec made by Mariano di Paolo, one of the top 30 winemakers in the world according to Decanter magazine. Full and fruity,…

0 Comments / 485 View / October 7, 2015


New Arrivals

United States 2014 Presqu’ile Sauvignon Blanc, Santa Maria Valley, CA , $20.99/Sale $19.99: From the cool climate and sandy soil of the Santa Maria Valley comes this different style of Sauvignon Blanc – more pineapple and less grapefruit flavors. The…

0 Comments / 338 View / October 7, 2015

Trumpeter Torrontés, Mendoza, Argentina

White Wine of the Month

2014 Trumpeter Torrontés, Mendoza, Argentina, $11.99/Sale $9.99: Torrontés is Argentina´s signature white varietal, and the Trumpeter has a distinctive floral character, with enticing aromas of white peaches, jasmine and roses. It’s fresh and lively with appealing crisp citrus notes. Perfect…

0 Comments / 387 View / October 7, 2015


Tapateria Passport to Rioja Wine Dinner, Tuesday, October 20, 6pm

On Tuesday, October 20th at 6pm, TAPAteria will host its very first wine dinner—four courses paired with four killer Riojas from Bodegas LAN. Dubbed by Wine Spectator as “possibly the hottest old winery in Rioja”, Bodegas LAN is a consistent…

0 Comments / 56 View / October 6, 2015


Pizzeria Rustica Passport to Calabria Benefit Wine Dinner, Tuesday, November 10th, 6pm

We’re back at Pizzeria Rustica on Tuesday, November 10th at 6pm for delights from Calabria in Southern Italy at this wine dinner benefitting Trails & Open Space Coalition. Vias Imports will be pouring five Statti wines deliciously paired with five…

0 Comments / 86 View / October 5, 2015


Trinity Fine Wines Dinner on Thursday, November 12th at 6pm

The Famous Steak House is the site of a Trinity Fine Wines dinner on Thursday, November 12th at 6pm, featuring Jax Vineyards. Jax is a family-owned, family-run boutique winery in Calistoga, creating cult status wines, while embracing a chic, young,…

0 Comments / 68 View / October 4, 2015


Infamous Coaltrain Christmas Wine Sale Tasting on December 2nd at 6pm

Definitely mark your calendars for the Infamous Coaltrain Christmas Wine Sale Tasting, on Wednesday, December 2nd at 6pm at The Mining Exchange’s Gold Room. Come and taste over 40 wines which we will feature at very jolly prices for the…

0 Comments / 294 View / October 3, 2015