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All of our tasting sessions feature customer favorites as well as new and exciting classes to tickle your taste buds. Tastings are popular gifts for any occasion! Treat yourself and treat a friend.

In compliance with AGLC regulations, sample sizes for tastings are as follows;

  • Beer and Ciders = 112 ml (4 oz)
  • Coolers and Premixed - 112ml (4 oz)
  • Wine - 56 ml (2 oz )
  • Spirits - 14ml (1/2 oz)
  • Liqueurs - 14 ml ( 1/2 oz)

*Please Note: We strongly recommend you use public transportation, walk or arrange a ride to and from the class. Please pre-book your taxi!

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Cancellation Policy:

  • Registrations are transferrable so you are welcome to send someone in your place if you cannot attend a tasting.
  • If you contact us more than 48 hours prior to the tasting date in order to cancel one or more seats, you will receive a store credit for the value of the cancelled seat(s).
  • Store credits can be used for any future purchases, including tastings or products.
  • Cancellation requests received within 48 hours of the tasting date are not refundable.
  • NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Tastings start at 7:00pm, unless otherwise noted. ** FOR FESTIVALS, THE DOORS DO NOT OPEN UNTIL 7PM
  • Most tastings are complete with light snacks, please plan to eat before or after the tasting.*** PLEASE LET US KNOW OF ANY FOOD ALLERGIES ***
  • On line registrations placed after 4:00pm on a Friday may not be processed until Monday morning. If a tasting appears to be close to sold out, please call or register in person.     
Intro to Bubbles Date: September 20, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 10 Champagne isn’t the only game in town. We’ll initiate you into the world of bubbly wine. Prosecco, Cava, Cremant, Espumate, Asti, and maybe a taste of the real thing too, just for good measure! Stand-up Tasting format.
Friday September 20th 7PM
$35.00
Tour de North America Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 16 The wine map of North America is continuing to evolve. Tag along as we journey through some of North America’s established and up and coming wine regions.
Tuesday, September 24th 7PM
$50.00
Stillin' Gin's Still In Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 2 You can make gin with practically any flavouring that can be dissolved in alcohol, and with this blank canvas in mind, it makes sense that gin is now one of the biggest trends in the spirit world. We’re going to taste some of our favourites, both new-school and old, and perhaps sip on a cocktail or two!
Thursday, September 26th 7PM
$30.00
Italian Job Date: September 27, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 16 Leave your Italian translation app at home because Abi only speaks British. Even so, this Italian wine lover will be sharing some delightful vino, from classic Barolo to the underdogs of Sicily, and everything in between.
Friday Sept 27th 7pm
$40.00
That 70s Tasting Night 1 Date: October 1, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $175.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 20 Whiskies from the 70s are becoming increasingly rare and expensive, we’ll sample six single malts, a single grain and a blend, all distilled in the 1970s. In all, nearly $10K worth of whisky, split over 2 nights. Tuesday October 1
$175.00
That 70s Tasting Night 2 Date: October 2, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $175.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 Whiskies from the 70s are becoming increasingly rare and expensive, we’ll sample six single malts, a single grain and a blend, all distilled in the 1970s. In all, nearly $10K worth of whisky, split over 2 nights. Wednesday, October 2nd 7PM
$175.00
Wines of the Former Austrian Empire Date: October 8, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 16 Wines from Austria and Hungary, as well as the other nations from their former empire, are rising stars in the world of wine. Hosted by expert Erik Mercier of Juice Imports.
Tuesday, October 8 7 PM
$40.00
Duncan Taylor with J.Wheelock Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $25.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 4 Established in 1938, Ducan Taylor is a family-owned independent bottler renowned for its stocks of old whisky. Our friend and whisky expert J. Wheelock will guide you through a range of single malts, single grains and other curiosities!
Thursday, October 10th 7PM
$25.00
Spanish Fiesta Date: October 11, 2019
Time: 7PM
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 20 The arrival of autumn brings with it a new shipment of Spanish Wines, and also our Spanish negociant Patrick Webb! Be the first to sample the new vintages of customer favourites and some exciting new finds.
Stand Up Format.
Friday, Oct 11th - 7PM
$40.00
Name That Grape Date: October 15, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 Can you identify grape varietals from taste and scent alone? We’ll feature a range of single varietal wines in a blind tasting, to see if you can name that grape!
Tuesday, October 15 7PM
$35.00
Funky Fresh Farmhouse, Sours & More Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 15 Come do as the European farmers of centuries past do. In the brisk fall months, it's time to crack open those rustic farmhouse ales, taste those barrels, and be merry! We'll learn a little about brewing traditions and oh yes... We'll eat all the cheese!
Thursday, October 17 7PM
$30.00
Bigger is Better: Magnums Date: October 18, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 20 Bigger is definitely better when it comes to wine. Not only are Magnums better for aging, but they are a hell of a lot more fun… Dangerous levels of fun!
Friday, October 18 7PM
$50.00
Intro to Wine: Natural Wines Date: October 22, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 14 Natural wines are all the rage right now, but what does natural wine mean? This is your introduction to the wonderful world of natural wines.
Tuesday, October 22 7pm
$40.00
Oxacan We Say, About Mezcal & Tequila Date: October 24, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 19 Pronounced Wah-Ha-kan, Oaxaca State is the home of the smoky spirit Mezcal. Come explore this unique and ancestral spirit alongside a range of good ol'Tequila. It's a small room, so leave your novelty sombrero at home!
Thursday, October 24 7PM
$40.00
Cheese Please - Tour de France Date: October 25, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 13 We’ll take you on a virtual tour de la République, in search of the best wine and cheese. Bicycles and spandex not required!
Stand-up Format!
Friday, October 25 7PM
$50.00
Balvenie with Jamie Johnson Date: October 27, 2019
Time: 5pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 11 We’re going vertical with Balvenie’s Canadian Brand Ambassador Jamie Johnson. We’ll tackle a range of 7 Balvenies including the 17, 21, 25 and two different batches of Tun 1059…
Sunday, October 27 – 5PM
$40.00
Tamdhu & Glengoyne with Gordon Dundas Date: October 28, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $25.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 6 Glengoyne and Tamdhu Distilleries once lived under the umbrella of Highland Distillers with Macallan and Highland Park. Is it any wonder then, that they have some of the best sherry cask matured whiskies? Why buy a Macallan 25 Year, when you can have six bottles of Glengoyne 25… Gordon Dundas will set you straight!
Monday, October 28th - 7PM
$25.00
Springbank with Melanie Stanger Date: October 29, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 4 Springbank is the most stubbornly traditional distillery in Scotland. We love its spirit of independence, and of course its whisky! Special guest Melanie Stanger will take us through a range of whiskies representing its three spirit styles and Kilkerran whisky from its sister distillery Glengyle.
Tuesday, October 29th -7PM
$35.00
Kilchoman with Anthony Wills Date: October 31, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $25.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 15 Anthony Wills will be our special guest as we launch yet another KWM single cask of Kilchoman. At 8 casks and counting, we’ve bottled more Kilchomans than any other Ileach… We absolutely love Kilchoman whisky, and this is your chance to see why!
Thursday, October 31st - 7PM
$25.00
Elixir Distillers with Chris Maybin Date: November 1, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $25.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 17 There is more to Elixir Distillers than peaty whisky… in addition to Port Askaig and the Elements of Islay, they also have the Single Malts of Scotland. We’ll be featuring two new KWM exclusive single casks from Ben Nevis and Imperial, and much, much more!
Friday, November 1st -7PM
$25.00
Going Greek Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 The Greeks have been making wine for millennia but were forgotten in recent years by the wider world. Oenophiles are turning their attention back to Hellenic wines, and with good reason. Greek wine expert Paul Martzoukos will be your guide!
Tuesday, November 12 - 7PM
$40.00
Fall Single Malt Festival Night 1 Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $60.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 4 Our world-famous, ever-popular, Fall Single Malt Festival is back. Limited to 100 participants, we will feature at least as many whiskies. Oh, and it includes a KWM logo Glencairn glass!
Thursday, November 7th - 7-9PM
$60.00
Wine & War Date: November 12, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 9 Based on the book, Wine & War, we’ll examine how the World Wars affected the European Wine scene. From the cellars of France to the vineyards of Italy, the influence of the 20th century’s catastrophic wars reverberate to this day.
Tuesday November 5 7pm
$35.00
Wine Festival Date: November 14, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 42 The festival of all festivals... Join us in celebrating the start of our Fall Super Sale weekend with some of our favourite wines and catering from Peasant Cheese! Can you resist the deals?
Thursday, November 14th - 7-9PM
$50.00
The Price is Right: Sale Edition Date: November 15, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $35.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 Can you judge a wine’s quality by its price? We will be comparing expensive and inexpensive wines side by side to see how they stack up, with an added twist, some are being blown out… You will be the judge of whether the price is right!
Friday November 15 7pm
$35.00
Why Are So Many Rums Named Ron... Date: November 19, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 10 This and other stupid questions will be answered. We’ll explore the shady beginnings of the rum trade, the meaning of the word “Hogo”, and sip on things so good it’d make pirates surrender their booty.
Tuesday, November 19th-7PM
$40.00
Fall Single Malt Festival Night 2 Date: November 21, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $60.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 39 This event is so popular, we had to offer a second night... The evening is limited to just 100 participants and will feature at least as many whiskies. Oh, and it includes a KWM logo Glencairn glass!
Thursday, November 21st - 7-9PM
$60.00
Cheese Please: Big, Bold Reds Date: November 22, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $60.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 18 Looking for a big Cab, Shiraz, Amarone or Malbec for a gift or party? We’ll introduce you to some monster reds perfectly paired with cheese and charcuterie.
Friday, November 22nd - 7PM
$60.00
A Port in Any Storm Date: November 26, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $40.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 13 When the weather outside is stormy what better way to chase away the chill than with a glass of port. You’ll learn about Port’s many styles and perhaps discover a favourite safe haven.
Tuesday, November 26th - 7PM
$40.00
Tight Wad: Great Gift Ideas Date: November 28, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $30.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 15 Looking for a great gift or two, but trying to stick to a budget? Once more we have you covered. We’ll help you give like Santa, but save like Scrooge.
Thursday, November 28th - 7PM
$30.00
Masters of Malt Date: December 3, 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: $125.00
Location: KWM
Seats Remaining: 16 Only the rarest and most special whiskies are showcased at this tasting which always highlights some of the most exciting new whiskies in the world… and as the Scotch Guy is leading it, you know he’s going to blow the budget!
Tuesday, December 3rd - 7PM
$125.00