Tahoe Things to Do: Beer, Wine & Spirits Tasting

Did you know that there are beers brewed locally from pristine Lake Tahoe water? It's true. But even if the beer you're drinking isn't totally local, there are fabulous brew pubs and taprooms to sip your way to happiness. Add in wine bars and a local winery to the mix, then join friends for tastings, and you'll have a favored Tahoe thing to do!

Alibi Ale Works - Brewery and Barrelhouse

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
204 E. Enterprise Street, Incline Village, NV
(775) 298-7001

Alibi’s original taproom – the Barrel House – at their production brewery in Incline Village, is a comfortable, well-crafted space for people to gather and relax. Their brewers curate a draft and bottle list of their favorite beers, and there are always a few Barrel House-exclusive beers here. They offer beers by the glass, build-your-own flights and crowlers/growlers to go as well as a range...read more

Alibi’s original taproom – the Barrel House – at their production brewery in Incline Village,...read more

Art Truckee

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
10072 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA
(530) 448-3423

This gallery and wine bar gathers a wide range of local arts under one roof in the historic Capitol Building, the oldest building in the town of Truckee. Featuring the art of Erskine Photography and Glasforms Glassblowing and relocating the many works of the Arts Obsessions collection, the gallery also has weekly live music and other community-building gatherings on the schedule, taking advantage of the...read more

This gallery and wine bar gathers a wide range of local arts under one roof...read more

Northstar California Resort

Northstar California Resort
Village at Northstar
Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA
(530) 562-1010

Since 1972, the Northstar California Resort has drawn winter sports enthusiasts to the area. Twenty different lifts provide access to some 100 trails on more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain. The majority of the trails are designed for intermediate level skiers, while about a quarter of them are for advanced skiers and the remainder are just right for beginners. Speaking of beginners, Northstar offers...read more

Since 1972, the Northstar California Resort has drawn winter sports enthusiasts to the area. Twenty...read more

The Idle Hour Wine Bar + Events

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
3351 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-3304

The Idle Hour is Lake Tahoe’s only lakefront wine and bubbly bar. It houses a retail boutique and event area that's famous for its stunning lake views. The Idle Hour offers an ever-changing lineup of regional wines from boutique California producers and imports wine and champagne from abroad. This magnificent wine and bubbly bar is open daily for enjoying a glass of wine, bottle of...read more

The Idle Hour is Lake Tahoe’s only lakefront wine and bubbly bar. It houses a...read more

The Pour House Wine Shop

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
10075 Jibboom Street, Truckee, CA
(530) 550-9664

Sure, you can buy a bottle of wine from a grocery store chain or at expensive and pretentious wine bars. Better is discovering that little out-of-the-way place with character, selection and owners happy to help wine novices and connoisseurs alike. The Pour House Wine Shop in Truckee is that place. Settled in a funky clapboard house behind downtown’s Commercial Row, The Pour House curates wine...read more

Sure, you can buy a bottle of wine from a grocery store chain or at...read more