American Wine Society
of Colorado Springs

AWS National Membership
(Guests may attend AWS events up to 3 times before joining)" M
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Upcoming Events
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  1. Tuesday April 3, 2018 - 6:30pm
    An Evening in the Land of Oz
    Location: Coutura Design Inspirations 6380 Corporate Centre Circle Colorado Springs, CO 80919 AWS Members: $38; Non-Members & Guests $43 Come join us for the Pacific Northwest region's favorite foods and wines with foods prepared by Chef Aaron. The featured Oregon and Washington wines are a Washington Pinot Gris, a Washington Viognier, an Oregon Rose, an Oregon Pinot Noir, a Washington Cabernet Franc, a Washington Meritage, and a Marionberry Liqueur Cocktail. RSVP, payment, and cancellation deadline is: March 30, 2018 *** Please bring your own favorite wine glass. ***
  2. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Whiskies of the World
    Location: Downtown Fine Spirits & Wines Downstairs (The Alibi Room – aka Dreamcatchers) 103 S. Wahsatch Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903 AWS Members: $27; Non-Members & Guests $32 We will be tasting spirits from Ireland to Canada, thru the United States, to Japan and finish at Scotland under the guidance of Gregor Huesgen with food pairings selected and presented by Chef Eric Stewart, Boz Catering, LLC. RSVP, payment, and cancellation deadline is: April 27, 2018 *** Tasting cups will be supplied ***
NOTICE:  Event fees are used to purchase wines, food, and rent venue space for that event. Fees are non-refundable after the deadline/cutoff date.

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Chapter Leadership
At our first official chapter meeting in January 2015, the members elected Chapter Leaders with a two-year renewable term for each.
Chapter Chairperson: Tim Christensen
Finance Chairperson: Alec Blakeley
Events Chairperson: Liz Blakeley
Communications Chairperson: Brenda Christensen
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Alec & Liz Blakeley
Tim & Brenda Christensen
Wine Makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.
~ Benjamin Franklin
AWS (National) History
Chapter Charter

The Colorado Springs Chapter of the American Wine Society was formed to fill a cultural and social void in our area with wine enthusiasts, winemakers and wine industry professionals who want to enjoy learning about wine and sharing experiences with others in a group setting
American Wine Society Mission: To promote the appreciation of wine through education
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