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 Ale Works uses pure Lake Tahoe water to brew craft beers ranging from traditional European ales and lagers to hoppy IPAs and dark stouts as well as sour or barrel-aged specials. Come visit their modern, on-premise taproom to sample the variety or get a growler filled to take with you. With the opening of their new Incline Public House, the brewery’s original taproom is...read more

Alibi Ale Works uses pure Lake Tahoe water to brew craft beers ranging from traditional...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

Bluestone Jewelry & Wine

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
10046 Donner Pass Road, #3, Truckee, CA
(530) 582-0429

Some things just go perfectly together: wine and roses, wine and cheese, wining and dining. Well, a Truckee business has discovered another ideal pairing – wine and jewelry. It would be easy to pass by Bluestone Jewelry in downtown Truckee if one wasn’t in the market for a ring or bracelet. But don’t let that stop you from popping into the jewelry store for the...read more

Some things just go perfectly together: wine and roses, wine and cheese, wining and dining....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

Sugar Bowl Resort

Lake Tahoe Beer, Wine & Spirits Tastings
629 Sugar Bowl Road, Norden, CA
(530) 426-9000

Privately owned and operated by the homeowners in the Village at Sugar Bowl, Sugar Bowl Resort has attracted skiers and snowboarders to the top of Donner Summit for nearly 75 years. As a Tahoe-area resort that consistently collects great stashes of snow, Sugar Bowl boasts four distinct peaks and an open-boundary policy for backcountry access. Other unique features include a scenic gondola ride into the car-free...read more

Privately owned and operated by the homeowners in the Village at Sugar Bowl, Sugar Bowl Resort...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

When it comes to combining an amazing lakefront event with exceptional wine, The Idle Hour is a business not to be missed. Created out of the desire to bring together a wine bar with a stunning event space, The Idle Hour offers an ever-changing lineup of boutique wine producers that are personally chosen by The Idle Hour team. Within that offering is their magnificent Wine...read more

When it comes to combining an amazing lakefront event with exceptional wine, The Idle Hour...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 old clapboard house behind downtown’s Commercial Row, The Pour House curates...read more

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