SAQ Inspire Signature events

Memorable tasting evenings and wine travels

Each year, SAQ Inspire Signature unites wines lovers during unique events custom-tailored to their tastes. Tasting evenings with renowned producers at reputable restaurants, and wine travels at the heart of the world's most beautiful vineyards; welcome to a world of exclusive events. 

For each ticket sold, the SAQ donates $5 to the Food Banks of Quebec. 

Calendar of events

Alvaro Palacios

April 22 in Montreal | April 23 in Québec

That Spain is at the forefront of the wine-making renaissance is largely due to Alvaro Palacios, the pioneer of the rebirth of the Priorat appellation… and more besides!

Registration: Monday, January 27



Castello di Ama

May 13 in Montreal | May 14 in Québec

Come discover the estate’s wines with Lorenza Sebasti, owner and wife of Marco Pallanti, and find out why Castello di Ama is not only one of Tuscany’s great properties but also one of the top estates in the world.

Registration: Monday, January 27


Heading to Alsace and Burgundy

May 15 to 24, 2020

Cradle of fine wine and home to 100 appellations, Burgundy has innumerable facets for wine lovers to explore. On this trip, you’ll discover exceptional wines, the pure and vibrant expression of Alsace's top terroirs. 

Registration: November 7, 2019


The wines of Bernard Magrez

June 3 in Montreal | June 4 in Québec

Philippe Magrez invites you to an evening devoted to fine wines made by his family. Juins us at ITHQ in Montreal and at Les Botanistes in Québec, where you will taste wines of great quality and a rare elegance.

Registration: Monday, January 27

Château Montelena

June 17 in Québec | June 18 in Montreal

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to taste exceptional wines from winner of the famous 1976 Judgement of Paris, a property who's piholophy is to “Make the best wine. Period.” Join us at La Bête in Québec and at Montréal Plaza. 

Registration: Monday, January 27

Bordeaux on bike

September 26 to October 7, 2020

Touring Bordeaux vineyards on a bicycle: it’s the perfect way to discover this legendary region while also enjoying nature and delighting in the landscapes along the Gironde River and at the estates themselves.

Registration: Monday, January 27

Spain’s greatest terroirs await you!

October 2020 (dates coming soon)

Dust off your passport and get ready for a superb trip that will immerse you in the culture and lifestyle of some of the most renowned wine-growing regions of Spain, the country with the most hectares of vines under cultivation.

Registration: coming soon

A preview of evenings you can attend

La Grande Serata

La Paulée de Montréal

Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux

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Rhum Club

5 février 2020

Nous serons en février, en plein cœur du froid hivernal québécois. Voici l’occasion rêvée de vous évader et de vivre une dégustation exceptionnelle de rhums fins.

Inscription dès le 24 septembre 2019

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Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. To ensure an optimal tasting environment for all participants, please do not wear any perfumes or colognes. This event is for people 18 years of age or older. Ticket sales are final. The portions are measured. Please drink responsibly.

The offer "Get 2X the points on SAQ Inspire Signature tasting evenings and wine travels" is valid at all times and applies only to events promoted by SAQ Inspire Signature. Only offered to SAQ Inspire members, and upon presentation of the Inspire card. This Multiplier offer is calculated on base points of the products subject to this offer. No substitutions allowed. Offer subject to the SAQ Inspire Terms and conditions: see The SAQ may end this promotion at any time. Registered trademarks.