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25th Annual Wine Festival of Colorado Springs set for March 10-12, 2016

Coaltrain has sponsored this Wine Festival from its inception. We believe it to be the most comprehensive and creative in Colorado Springs, maybe in the whole state. To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, we welcome back some of  “The Best Of,” the…

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Rosé Wine of the Month

2015 Eugene Carrel Rose, Jongieux, France, $13.99/Sale $11.99: This winery dates back to 1830; however, the modern era really started in the 1970s when Eugene took over for his father. From 30 hectares of vines in the foothills of the…

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Red Wine of the Month

2014 CR Gold 5, Spain, $14.99/Sale $12.99: Equal parts Syrah and Monastrell, this red blend from Jumilla is aged 5 months in French oak. Creamy, with dark fruit flavors, spice, strong tannins and more than enough body weight, it is…

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New Arrivals

UNITED STATES 2014 Banshee Chardonnay, Sonoma Coast, CA, $19.99/Sale 18.49: Ross Cobb is the winemaker for this beautifully balanced Chardonnay from the highly acclaimed Sonoma Coast. He has impressive credentials having worked at Williams Selyem, then moving to be head…

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White Wine of the Month

2014 Cantine Colosi Bianco IGP, Italy, $12.99/Sale $10.99: Colosi is situated on the South side of Sicily a little East of the town of Marsala. This white is a blend of native Sicilian varietals Inzolia, Catarratto and Grillo. The grapes…

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Calabria Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 8th

The postponed Passport to Calabria Wine Dinner at Pizzeria Rustica (originally scheduled for November 10th) has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 8th, at 6pm. You won’t want to miss this evening benefiting the Trails & Open Space Coalition. Five courses…

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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…

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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.

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