Live Music Every Friday 5-8p, Happy Hour 2-for-1 glasses of wine from 7-8p

January 6th local singer-songwriter Evan Diamond-Goldberg

January 13th local singer-songwriter Raye Zaragoza

January 20th and 27th Original acoustic singer-songwriter Jeff Brinkman

February 3rd local singer-songwriter Evan Diamond-Goldberg

Temecula Live Music Sundays 2-5p

January 1st smooth jazz Will Sumner

January 8th local rock, psychedelic, alternative singer-songwriter John Rankin

January 15th local Country singer-songwriter Kylie Jordan

January 22nd Contemporary singer-songwriter playing everything from A to Z ~ James Wells

January 29th local Americana fingerstyle guitarist singer-songwriter James Earp

February 5th No music today, Super Chili Bowl Event in the Barrel Room.

2nd Annual Cougar Meets Italy January 25th and 26th, EVENT WILL SELL OUT SOON!

Our most successful event to date is around the corner.  This is a professional wine judging event pairing Cougar wines with their counterparts from Italy.  All attendees will also judge the wines for themselves.  After the judging the results will be shared.  Last January's results were very exciting!

This is a two day event.  Wednesday is a showing of the Bottle Shock movie which this event is based upon.  Movie starts at 6p.  Cost is $10pp for a glass of wine and all the popcorn you can eat!  The main event is Thursday  including explanation of the judging process, wine judging, dinner, commemorative wineglass and live music from Don Brennan.  Main event is $70pp Wine Club, $75pp Non-wine club.  Main event plus movie night is $75pp Wine Club, $80pp Non-wine club.  All prices do not include tax, tax will be added at time of purchase.

TVWA Barrel Tasting January 28th, 11-4p, $78 for a one-day ticket, $128 for a weekend ticket

This January, visit Temecula valley, southern california’s wine country, and join the vintners as they open their cellar doors for the annual Barrel Tasting weekend.  Cougar is participating in this event on SATURDAY.  (Serving our "World" famous meatballs!)

Enjoy unfinished barrel and tank samples, as well as finished and newly released wines at this once a year barrel tasting event. wineries will perfectly pair delectable food samplings with their wines. choose a single-day ticket to experience wine and food sampling at 18 wineries or double your fun with a two-day ticket and enjoy up to 36 wineries.

To purchase your Tickets and for more information, visit or call

10th Annual Super Chili Bowl February 5th, 2-8ish

Calling all Super Chili Cooks!  It's time to show off your best dish!  Only 10 competitors each year for the coveted Top Chili Cook title!  Sign up soon as these spots go quick.  Email or ask your wine server for more information.  Chili competition kicks off at 3pm.   Wine club attendees are $25, Non-wine club $30.  All paid parties of 4 -6 can reserve the location of their table!  Please let us know your group name and desired location!  Tables are on a first come basis but there's not a bad seat in the house.

Price includes chili tasting, food and wine or beer.  Price increases by $5 day of the event.

Big Red Fest. De Portola Wine Trail, Sunday April 30th 10am-5pm

Follow the trail and taste 3 red wines paired with gourmet food at all 9 DePortola Trail Wineries AND receive a free logo glass.  Early sale price is $59.99 per person plus tax.  $69.99 per person plus tax after April 10th.  Designated Driver Ticket $29 per person plus tax (food only).  21+ Adult Event.  Tickets & Info available online at

Holiday Parties, Wine Country Family Reunions, Rehearsal Dinners, and Employee Appreciation Parties

Contact us for our options to celebrate!