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June 9: Flavors of Morocco Vineyard Dinner

Enjoy the Flavors of Morocco at the Vineyard for this third annual event at Estrella Del Norte Vineyard. Chef Rocky Durham will prepare a North African-style feast to reflect the season in Northern New Mexico. Each course will be paired with wines and served at our Grand Table in the outdoor gardens of Estrella Del [...]

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April 14: Art by the Glass at Black Mesa Winery

Lynda Burd, Black Mesa Winery co-owner, will lead a food- and wine-filled art class at the winery. Burd is the artist and graphic designer beyond the wineries labels. The afternoon painting class — which includes all the supplies; art, wine and food — will provide the guidance for creating a work of art suitable for framing. [...]

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April 10: Open house at Milagro Vineyard’s tasting room

Milagro Vineyards and Winery is a boutique winery in Corrales that produces handcrafted wines. Its tasting room is normally just open for appointments, save for a weekend like this. Explore the winery and vineyards during Milagro’s open house on one of two days and enjoy plenty of food. 11–4 p.m. Match 10, noon–4 p.m. March [...]

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March 31: Chris & Holly rock and blues at Vintage Wines

Vintage Wines, which serves as the tasting room for Black Range Vineyards and offers dozens of New Mexico wines by the glass, will feature rock and blues on Saturday evening. It’s the perfect back drop for a mini New Mexico wine experience this weekend (and you can take some home with you). Free. 8 p.m. [...]

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March 23-25: Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest

More than 75 chocolatiers, coffee roasters, candy makers and Black Mesa Winery will join together for this weekend festival of events in Albuquerque at the Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest. There’ll even be a live cow milking demo — along with cooking lessons and various entertainment.

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March 17-18: Milagro Corrales Red release party

Milagro Vineyards tasting room is normally just open by appointment, but this weekend the doors will open for the release of the latest Corrales Red. The wine is a blend of Merlot (85 percent), Syrah (9 percent) and Zinfandel (6 percent). Free. 11–4 p.m. March 17, noon–4 p.m. March 18 at Milagro Vineyards and Winery, 985 W. [...]

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March 2: New Mexico Gold tasting

The 31st annual New Mexico Vine & Wine Conference in town from March 1-3 means two things. First, there are several industry-only events discussing myriad topics of importance to winemakers. More importantly — to wine drinkers, anyway — there’s a grand tasting, dubbed New Mexico Gold: An Enchanted Evening – Tasting of New Mexico  State Fair medal [...]

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Feb. 23: Santa Fe Chapter of International Wine & Food Society social

The Santa Fe Chapter of International Wine & Food Society is hosting its opening social for 2012 at Susan’s Fine Wines and Spirits. It will feature shop owner Susan Egan and staff guiding the crew through the new retail store and wine bar. Tom Kerpon, former executive chef from Rio Chama and Inn of the [...]

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Feb. 10: La Noche Dulce Wine and Chocolate

Join Estrella Del Norte Vineyard and Chef Rocky Durham for “La Noche Dulce” Wine and Chocolate Pairing series. Ever since the first grape was picked and the first cacao bean harvested, chocolate and wine were meant to be together. This event is perfect for beginners and experienced wine and chocolate tasters. Chef Rocky Durham will [...]

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Feb. 2: Chocolate and Wine Fest fundraiser for Coraline’s Love Foundation

Time to drink wine and eat chocolate — for a good cause. This tasting benefits Coraline’s Love Foundation, a nonprofit that supports mothers who have given birth to stillborn babies and their families. The evening includes door prizes, chocolate, music by Soulshine and $1 off glasses of wine. 5 p.m.–7 p.m. Feb. 2 at Amaro Winery, 402 [...]

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