Courses and Events

Taste & Learn Courses and Events

Whether it's a special sampling or one of our Taste & Learn Courses, you'll learn about the newest products and most exciting recipes and pairings.

Courses: Our Taste & Learn Courses are facilitated by our highly knowledgeable Product Ambassadors. Courses are held in the Education Centre at Grant Park Liquor Mart. All courses are 7-9 pm unless otherwise indicated. 18+. Events are subject to change without notice.

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Life is a Cabernet! (Virtual)

Cabernet Sauvignon is a worldwide star! Let’s see if our curated Cabernet Sauvignons make your taste buds sing. Join us as we celebrate a selection of Cabernets from around the world and see what makes them shine.

To receive the link for the virtual event, please send an email request with the subject line “Cabernet” to Courses@mbll.ca before 3pm (CST) on Thursday, October 6th, 2022. We will send you the LINK to log in to the event.

Your optional shopping list for this event:

Featured Products:

When: Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 6:45pm to 8:15pm
Where: Virtual
Cost: $0.00
Old World vs New World Wines

The time-tested methods of winemaking in the old world have long been the benchmark for all wines, but the new world is challenging our palates with innovative and experimental techniques.  Join us for a blind tasting and see if this is still valid, or if the lines are becoming blurred.  
 

When: Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

Hey Hey! It's Tempranillo Day! (Virtual)

Tempranillo is the world’s third most planted grape and the backbone of some of Spain’s best wines. The second Thursday of November has been named Tempranillo Day in Spain, so let’s celebrate by tasting some bright, fruity, full bodied red wines made with this iconic grape!

To receive the link for the virtual event, please send an email request with the subject line “Tempranillo Day” to Courses@mbll.ca before 3pm (CST) on Thursday November 10, 2022. We will send you the LINK to log in to the event.

When: Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 6:45pm to 8:15pm
Where: Virtual
Cost: $0.00
A-B-C: Anything but Chardonnay and Cabernet

Take the path less trodden. Be adventurous, explore new varietals. The hidden treasures are numerous…taste and discover them!
 

When: Thursday, November 24, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

The World of Sparkling Wine

Together we will explore the many styles of sparkling wine, from classic European regions to their New World counterparts.   We will sample Champagne, Prosecco and more – and make a cocktail to complete the experience!
 

When: Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

The Four Corners of the Whisk(e)y World

Join us for a warm night of whisky and wonder. Let’s take a wandering taste tour of the four corners of the whisk(e)y world: Canada, USA, Scotland, and Ireland. Celebrate the myth and the magic of whisk(e)y.

 

When: Wednesday, November 9, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

Life is a Cabernet! (Virtual)

Cabernet Sauvignon is a worldwide star! Let’s see if our curated Cabernet Sauvignons make your taste buds sing. Join us as we celebrate a selection of Cabernets from around the world and see what makes them shine.

To receive the link for the virtual event, please send an email request with the subject line “Cabernet” to Courses@mbll.ca before 3pm (CST) on Thursday, October 6th, 2022. We will send you the LINK to log in to the event.

Your optional shopping list for this event:

Featured Products:

When: Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 6:45pm to 8:15pm
Where: Virtual
Cost: $0.00
Old World vs New World Wines

The time-tested methods of winemaking in the old world have long been the benchmark for all wines, but the new world is challenging our palates with innovative and experimental techniques.  Join us for a blind tasting and see if this is still valid, or if the lines are becoming blurred.  
 

When: Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

The Four Corners of the Whisk(e)y World

Join us for a warm night of whisky and wonder. Let’s take a wandering taste tour of the four corners of the whisk(e)y world: Canada, USA, Scotland, and Ireland. Celebrate the myth and the magic of whisk(e)y.

 

When: Wednesday, November 9, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

Hey Hey! It's Tempranillo Day! (Virtual)

Tempranillo is the world’s third most planted grape and the backbone of some of Spain’s best wines. The second Thursday of November has been named Tempranillo Day in Spain, so let’s celebrate by tasting some bright, fruity, full bodied red wines made with this iconic grape!

To receive the link for the virtual event, please send an email request with the subject line “Tempranillo Day” to Courses@mbll.ca before 3pm (CST) on Thursday November 10, 2022. We will send you the LINK to log in to the event.

When: Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 6:45pm to 8:15pm
Where: Virtual
Cost: $0.00
A-B-C: Anything but Chardonnay and Cabernet

Take the path less trodden. Be adventurous, explore new varietals. The hidden treasures are numerous…taste and discover them!
 

When: Thursday, November 24, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online

The World of Sparkling Wine

Together we will explore the many styles of sparkling wine, from classic European regions to their New World counterparts.   We will sample Champagne, Prosecco and more – and make a cocktail to complete the experience!
 

When: Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Cost: $40.00

Register Online