Why Join?

The AWS is for you if you're interested in…

  • Wine Education - Education isn't tangible, but it will further assist you with wine appreciation.
  • Wine tasting in Moderation – Gain a better understanding about the styles you like through exploration.
  • Gastronomy – Food and wine go hand in hand. Learn more by eating good food and drinking good wine.
  • Fellowship - Members discover wine together, through comfortable chapter tastings.
  • Travel to wine-growing regions.
  • Wine judging certification.

You are invited to join........ Membership is open to anyone who wants to learn more about wine! All levels of wine experience are welcome. 

AWS Member Benefits

Participation in local chapter activities, participation in local, regional, and national events, membership card and certificate, American Wine Society Quarterly Journal, Wine Judge Certification Program and Member discounts to our chapter's monthly tastings. 

Membership Dues

Annual (calendar year) Membership-  dues are $62 per household or $49 for an individual membership.
Half Year Membership (after July 1 only)- dues are $35 per household or individual. For new members only.

Professional Memberships are offered to those in the wine industry. Entitles your business to special listings in AWS publications and a membership wall plaque for display. Cost is $85.

Lifetime Membership, at a cost of $950, includes a second member of same household at no additional cost.

For more information please contact us at

American Wine Society-Denver Chapter

Phone: 303-903-7347

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