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Down to Earth Month

April is Down to Earth Month and an ideal time to check out California wines made with sustainable practices.

Wineries statewide are celebrating throughout April with eco-tours, green-themed events, special offers and tastings of earth-friendly wines. Explore Down to Earth Month events below and plan a visit. Can’t make the trip? Open a bottle of your favorite California wine and toast our commitment to green from grapes to glass.

For more information on sustainable winegrowing in California, click here.

Down to Earth Month

News

Consumers have many ways to celebrate Down to Earth Month in April. Read the press release

California legislators declare April "Down to Earth Month" See the 2018 Legislative Resolution

Down to Earth Events

Download the full list of events or search below.

48 upcoming events

CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE

CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE Logo on Wine Bottle

CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE Wines, Wineries & Vineyards. Learn more

TOP REASONS

Count the ways California wines are an eco-friendly choice. Download the PDF

LOGO DOWNLOAD

2019 Down to Earth Month Logo.
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SUSTAINABLE VIDEO

Learn about California’s leadership in sustainable winegrowing in our Down to Earth video. See more videos

SUSTAINABILITY COURSE

Take our online certificate course on sustainable winegrowing for wine professionals and wine lovers.

WINE COUNTRY TABLE BOOK, WITH RECIPES THAT CELEBRATE CALIFORNIA'S SUSTAINABLE HARVEST

A journey through California’s rich wine and food heritage, culinary diversity and sustainability with 50 fabulous recipes and stunning photography.

Written by award-winning author Janet Fletcher, Wine Country Table offers a visual tour of 23 stunning farms and wineries whose sustainable practices highlight the future of responsible farming and winegrowing embraced throughout California.

Available March 26, 2019.

Preorder here

Wine Country Book

BOOK DETAILS

Hardcover: 352 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli (April 2019)
Language: English
Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 10.5 inches

Wine Institute is an association of nearly 1,000 California wineries and affiliated businesses from the beautiful and diverse wine regions throughout the state. Wine Institute works to create an environment where the wine community can flourish and contribute in a positive fashion to our nation, state and local communities. For information please contact communications@wineinstitute.org.

Disclaimer Notice for Image Use: All images are owned or licensed by Down to Earth Month and misrepresentation of these images is an infringement of our rights and will subject the infringer to legal action. Theses images may be used by print media, websites and television only in conjunction with editorial coverage of Down to Earth Month or in advertisements and marketing of Down to Earth Month.

Certified sustainable producer Jordan Winery, owner of the Wine Country Table website and magazine, agrees to Wine Institute’s use its trademark for this book. Find food, wine, entertaining and travel tips at www.winecountrytable.com.