Winemaker's Dinner, Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., Manitou Springs. $80. Schug Winery Winemaker's Dinner benefits Urban Peak and features six courses with wines from Schug. Mon., Sept. 19, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call 389-0973 for more.
The Blue Star Wine Tastings, 1645 S. Tejon St., 632-1086, thebluestar.net. Featuring Drew Robinson "Penfolds" on Thurs., Sept. 15; Tom Witham "Steele" on Thurs., Sept. 22; Claret/Blends on Thurs., Sept. 29. Call for reservations.
Powers Liquor Mart Wine Tastings, 5847 Palmer Park Blvd., call 596-4700 for reservations. Free. Australian wine tasting, Sat., Sept. 17, 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Coffee Seminar, Starbucks Coffee, 747 Citadel Drive East. Learn about the fundamentals of brewing a great cup of coffee and how to pair coffee with food. There are also coffee tastings. Every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Call Sharon or Jessica at 591-9120 to register.
The Warehouse Restaurant Wine Events, 25 W. Cimarron St. Wine Tastings, $25 per person: Oct. 4, Australia/New Zealand; Nov. 1, Spain/Portugal; Dec. 6, Martinis. Wine Dinners, $50 per person: Aug. 19, Southern Italy; Sept. 17, Spain; Oct. 15, Southern France; Nov. 19, Germany. Call 475-8880 to RSVP.