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Hospice du Rhône Paso Robles 2022

Occurring biannually, Hospice du Rhône’s flagship event in Paso Robles, California gathers an international community to celebrate Rhône wines and winemakers. Join us for wine tastings featuring over 150 international Rhône producers, seminars on the forefront of Rhône thinking, an exclusive live auction, Rosé Lunch by Sonoma-based the girl & the fig along with delicious meals by other fine dining establishments, and above all – serious fun!

ISOSCELES Pre-Release Dinner

Join us for an intimate 5-course dinner from Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom, paired with JUSTIN wines in the Barrel Chai. The evening will be hosted by winemaker Scott Shirley, and certified wine educator and sommelier Jim Gerakaris.

ISOSCELES Pre-Release Open House

Spend the day at the JUSTIN Estate to celebrate the pre-release of the 2019 ISOSCELES. Be the first to taste the newest vintage of our flagship wine as you stroll through the caves of the barrel chai and enjoy a selection of hors d’oeuvres paired our favorite JUSTIN wines. Mingle with winemaker Scott Shirley, and certified wine educator and sommelier Jim Gerakaris, and toast to the newest vintage!

ISOSCELES Library Retrospective Tasting

Take a trip back in time with wine educator and certified sommelier Jim Gerakaris with a retrospective tasting of 5 library vintages of our flagship blend ISOSCELES. Learn about the history of the iconic blend and taste firsthand how the award winning wine ages and develops over time. Seats are limited.

Calistoga Wine Experience | SF

TREAT yourself to world-class wines from 30 Calistoga AVA wineries PLUS Gourmet Small Bites and Silent Auction filled with small-production gems and winery experiences exclusively at the Calistoga Wine Experience | SF. Saturday, February 26, 2022 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Presidio Golden Gate Club, 135 Fisher Loop, San Francisco Purchase your $100 Special Advance Tickets NOW before they sell out again…visit CalistogaWineGrowers.com or call 707-266-1296 today! $125 Tickets at the Door DON’T MISS OUT…it’s the ONLY time of the year you can TASTE, PURCHASE and TAKE WITH YOU Calistoga AVA wines ON SITE…most of which are not open to the public and are difficult to acquire!

Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Festival

Nobody does Pinot Noir like Anderson Valley, one of the most beautiful places in the world! More than 40 wineries will pour for you at the Pinot Noir Festival, including more than a dozen prestige labels from Napa and Sonoma that covet our fabulous fruit. Our best chefs will serve up delicious food pairings all weekend, and you can also acquire exclusive wine and experiences during our ever-popular silent auction.

BlendFest on the Coast

Experience a taste of Paso Robles Wine Country on the beautiful California coast. Paso Robles BlendFest on the Coast will take place February 24 – 27, 2022 in San Simeon and Cambria with a selection of exciting events. Paso Robles’ winemakers love to blend wine, mixing varieties to craft something unique and delicious. BlendFest celebrates rule-breaking, traditional, and unconventional wine blends throughout the weekend.

6th Annual Murphys Witch Walk

With over 24 tasting rooms within walking distance along the Main Street, the Murphys Witch Walk has grown to attract thousands of costumed oenophile revelers to Murphys to explore, shop, dine, enjoy, and learn about this inimitable historic Motherlode town coined the ‘Queen of the Sierra.’ Murphys looks like a Deadwood, Silverado, and Wyatt Earp movie set combined with the relaxed and casual atmosphere and elegance of early 1970’s Sonoma and Napa. For a fun and festive themed party with friends and strangers, Murphys naturally becomes the perfect Gothic-ish “all the world’s a stage where everyone’s a star” backdrop.

LoveMurphys.com Valentine Wine and Dine Soiree

Spend the day at the inaugural LoveMurphys.com Valentine Wine and Dine Soiree and find out how Murphys can and should be that special escapist romantic destination that you and your partner will return to again and again. The Love Murphys Valentine Wine and Dine Soiree encourages you to explore the historic Main Street, sample and enjoy aphrodisiacal wines at 24 wine tasting rooms, unique shopping, romantic dinners at fine restaurants, and passionately plush accommodations so you can discover what makes this town so special that it has been crowned the Queen of the Sierra.

Anderson Valley White Wine Weekend

Escape to Anderson Valley this February for a weekend of white wine, sparkling, rose, and more! Enjoy a two-day passport of exclusive wine flights, food pairings and special library tastings at 26 wineries – all Covid safe. No matter the weather, this weekend is a perfect winter adventure to wine country.

Holiday White Wine Gift Specials

We’ve put together some special gift sets for your holiday shopping. These unique white wines are not available in stores and are perfect for the wine lover on your gift list, or just a great gift for yourself!

Virtual Tasting Event: Point Reyes Cheese & Cakebread Cellars

The holidays are in full swing! What better way to celebrate your get-togethers than with wine, cheese, and tasty bites?! For this special virtual event, Chef Jennifer Luttrell, Executive Chef of The Fork, will lead us through a cheese tasting and share appetizer ideas perfect for your holiday celebrations. She will be joined by a fabulous duo from Cakebread Cellars, Stephanie Jacobs, Director of Winemaking, and Aaron Fishleder, Vice President of Operations. We can’t wait to chat everything wine & cheese and share a few of our favorite pairings and prepared bites (wines sold separately, click here to purchase through Cakebread Cellars).

Happy Holidays from Korbel

Our tree will be lit and ready for your holiday photos the entire month of December! Come dressed in your fun Holiday Sweaters and don’t forget to tag @VisitKorbelWinery! Tastings in our historic brick building and lunch from our gourmet delicatessen await. To schedule a tasting reservations please call 707.824.7000

Fall Makers Market at Rodney Strong

Join us for an outdoor fall market on our expansive concert green! Support local artisans and start your holiday shopping while enjoying a glass of wine and live music. Treat yourself to some delicious bites and mulled wine to keep you warm during your shopping pursuits. Rodney Strong wines by the glass and bottles will be available for purchase to enjoy at the winery–or take home a magnum to add to your holiday table. Select magnum wines will be available for purchase at a special 20% discount! An assortment of Rodney Strong gift sets will also be available for purchase during the market. Please dress warmly and bring a blanket if you wish.

Taste the Estate – Holiday Edition

Guests enjoy five of Trefethen’s finest wines paired with sublime holiday-inspired bites (daily at 11 a.m./3 p.m. throughout Nov., Dec. and Jan.) Taste the Estate is Trefethen’s quintessential wine and culinary experience, highlighting the fantastic synergy of great wine and great food.

Merry Edwards Holiday Event

We want your holiday season to be Merry and Bright, so we’re delighted to announce our Holiday Wine Event! We’re providing extended access to our enticing Spring 2021 Release wines, along with a special offer! Ground shipping will be included for these featured wines, with no minimum purchase required.

Purely Paso Robles Collection

For more thirty-five years, J. Lohr has been an authority on Paso Robles-grown red wines. The Purely Paso Robles Gift Pack assembles three sensational “big reds” that rely on J. Lohr’s two most historic grapes from the region. J. Lohr Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon and J. Lohr Tower Road Petite Sirah are highly anticipated local releases every year. Newer to our portfolio, J. Lohr Pure Paso™ Proprietary Red Wine combines Cabernet and Petite Sirah in a unique blend that speaks to the best of the Paso Robles appellation. Shipped in black gift box pictured. Ground Shipping Included.

Thacher Stables Tasting

Thacher Stables Tasting which is offered most Friday-Sundays at 11am and 2pm. These two hour elevated tastings allow for one-on-one attention with a dedicated wine educator who will guide you through a selection of exclusive wines: from rare oddities and library offerings to new releases and blend deconstructions, to reserve wines and more. The Stables Tasting takes place in chic and newly renovated, old horse stables and are limited to a maximum of 16 fully COVID-19 vaccinated adults, ages 21 +.

J. Lohr Gift Packs Jerry’s Holiday Classics

Here’s a J. Lohr Vineyard Series trio tailor-made for the Thanksgiving table. Jerry Lohr and his team pioneered winegrowing on the Central Coast. J. Lohr Arroyo Vista Chardonnay and J. Lohr Fog’s Reach Pinot Noir are grown on our cool-climate estates in Monterey County. And J. Lohr Hilltop is, simply put, one of Paso Robles’ most iconic Cabernet Sauvignons. Shipped in black gift box as pictured. Ground Shipping Included.

Holidays in the Vineyards – Cuda Ridge Wines

Join us for a weekend of holiday fun! Sip our wines and enjoy holiday music from special guest Tim Gomes. Donate a Toy or make monetary donation for Toys for Tots and receive a special Reserve Wine Taste. Vendors: Julia Nagle– Handcrafted Jewelry, Red Light Designs– wine bottle night lights

Holiday Estate Beef Winemaker Dinner: Prime Rib

Don’t miss out on our only Holiday-inspired winemaker dinner featuring our estate-raised cattle. Each dinner is hosted by our very own Ted Plemons, surrounded by vino vines and carefully curated by our fabulous executive Chef Charles Paladin Wayne. This beautiful 5-course Prime Rib dinner will be paired with our award-winning wines. This dining experience has limited seating, so snag your spots now! We kindly ask for no dietary substitutions for these dinners, but you will NOT be disappointed! Note: This event may be held indoors, and is subject to all state and local guidelines for restaurants and wineries.

Sip & Shop Holiday Market at Cass

We are creating a jolly vibe amongst the vines! The holiday rush is always a high-speed pace, so come slow things down with us. You can knock out some of that “last minute” shopping list, while enjoying a glass of wine, mulled wine or hot apple cider in-hand as carols fill the air. We have invited some of our favorite local makers to showcase their beautiful products, and will be decorating our Barrel Room in holiday flare. While some of our makers will be at both markets, some new faces will be attending each!

Friendsgiving at Cass Winery

Join us around the table before all the holiday mayhem begins for a wine-paired, TRADITIONAL Thanksgiving dinner! Chef has prepared a gorgeous menu for us to savor as we laugh and enjoy the calm before the storm. Here is your chance to relish the beautifully nostalgic cuisine of the season without having to be the host. We cannot wait to celebrate and soak up some time with you! Note: This event may be held indoors, and is subject to all state and local guidelines for restaurants and wineries.

Pinot Noir Exploration Holiday Gift Package

Explore the varying nuances among these three single-vineyard expressions, each from a different Northern California appellation. 2018 Devil’s Gulch Vineyard Pinot Noir 2018 Fox Den Vineyard Pinot Noir 2018 van der Kamp Vineyard Pinot Noir Includes gift box, wine notes, and tasting certificate. Shipping is 75% off on all gift packages: $6 to California, $7.50 to other Continental US. Other gift packages also available: https://shop.duttongoldfield.com/Shop/Holiday-2021-Gift-Packages

New Clairvaux Holiday Bundles

New Clairvaux Vineyards has a variety of bundles for this holiday season. From the popular Chef pack to the Signature Wines selection, there is something for everyone! Offered bundles are: 90+ Pt Pack Vina Blends Set Signature Wines Chef Pack Greek Varietals Set Trappist Made Monk Pack Wine Explorer Set White Christmas Bundle Italian Varietals Set Spanish Varietals Set Bordeaux Varietals Set Rhone Varietals Set

10% off 90+ Point Holiday Pack

No matter how discerning that wine aficionado is in your life, you can’t go wrong with this lineup of some of our heaviest hitters. Featuring three of our most cherished wines, all scored 90 points or higher in competitions, this gift will bring delight to all. Lot 9 Vina Ranch Petite Temptation (94 pt rating) 2019 St. James Block Albariño (95 pt rating) 2018 St. James Block Syrah (93 pt rating). Use the promo code CAWINE to get a 10% discount.

10% off Trappist Monk Made Holiday Bundle

This selection includes our Abbot’s Reserve Father Thomas X. Davis, handmade Kentucky Bourbon Fudge from the Abbey of Gethsemani and two of our crystal stemless wine glasses. 2017 Abbot’s Reserve -Father Thomas X. Davis Abbey of Gethsemani, Kentucky bourbon chocolate fudge (12 oz.) 2 -16 oz. stemless “monk on a bike” wine glasses. Use the promo code CAWINE to get a 10% discount.

Alpha Omega Holiday Gift Packs

Be the perfect host, thoughtful guest and gift giver this holiday season with Alpha Omega wines. We offer a variety of beautiful palate experiences, including a Cabernet & Chardonnay Gift Pack featuring one Chardonnay Napa Valley 2017 and one Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2018 and a 3-Pack Red Trio Gift Pack with Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2018, Proprietary Red Napa Valley 2018 and Left Bank Napa Valley 2018. Both include an Alpha Omega branded box. Or, tell us what your favorites are that you want us to ship. You provide the gift list, and we will do the rest.

End of Harvest beginning of the Holidays

For the first time ever, we offer the holiday special; our hand & family made wines are available at 25% discount by entering the code HOLIDAY. Curbside pickup & local delivery free, $25 flat fee for shipping & handling within the US, where allowed

The Vineyard Rose Restaurant’s À La Carte Christmas Feast

Holiday guests enjoy a winter-inspired celebratory Christmas meal at South Coast Winery’s The Vineyard Rose Restaurant – prepared by Executive Chef José Esparza and his culinary team – served in a lovely dining room surrounded by vineyard views. The Christmas Holiday dinner menu includes openers, soups and salads, entrees and desserts. Find out more here: https://www.southcoastwinery.com/christmas Reservations are required at OpenTable or by calling (951) 719-8356.

Thanksgiving À La Carte Dinner at The Vineyard Rose Restaurant

To start this festive meal, options include a 4X Golden Bear Charcuterie Plate or Calamari Fries with spicy marinara and other choices. Soup and Salad offerings include Butternut Squash Bisque with roasted pepitas and crème fraîche and Arugula Salad composed of pear, pomegranate seeds, toasted almonds, blue cheese, balsamic reduction and estate olive oil. A wide selection of Entrees (many gluten-free) lists Skuna Bay Miso Salmon with Nori rice, edamame, baby bok choy, soy caramel, scallions and sesame seeds; Slow Roasted Turkey Breast accompanied by whipped potatoes, herb stuffing, yams, cranberry sauce and turkey gravy; and Braised Short Ribs with white cheddar polenta, roasted root vegetables and natural jus. Traditional Pumpkin Pie, New York Cheesecake, Baked Apple Crostata and South Coast Riesling Bread Pudding are on the Dessert menu. Reservations are required at OpenTable or by calling (951) 719-8356.

Tree Lighting Festival in the Courtyard at South Coast Winery

South Coast Winery Resort & Spa’s outdoor Tree Lighting Festival is full of fun and holiday surprises for the whole family. A wonderful variety of seasonal-inspired dishes, assorted Christmas cookies and other delicious desserts will be available, along with a hot chocolate and cider station. Entertainment includes Christmas carolers and a DJ playing holiday music. There will also be tractor rides, horse and carriage rides, arts and crafts, photos with Santa, and the exciting tree lighting begins at 6 p.m. South Coast Winery Resort & Spa is proud to be an official Toys for Tots drop-off location and encourages guests to bring new, unwrapped toys to donate to less fortunate kids. Tickets are required for this event and will be on sale through the online store at southcoastwinery.com/tree-lighting.

Hoopes Vineyard Cooking Class with Top Chef Alum Michelle Minori

Join Lindsay Hoopes and Top Chef Michelle Minori on December 11th at 4pm (PST) from the comfort of your own kitchen. We will take you on a culinary adventure in the Hoopes Estate Kitchen while pairing these delectable dishes with our delicious Napa Valley wines.  This bundle comes with a specialized food box with Michelle’s favorite ingredients to execute the dish, 3 bottles of our Hoopes Vineyard wines, and an interactive 2 hour culinary experience with Michelle and Lindsay! The wines we will be serving are: 2016 Genny’s Vineyard Chardonnay 2016 Maya’s Block Merlot 2015 Sophie’s Block Syrah Menu: Carrot top cavatelli with braised carrots and berbere spiced chicken topped with an orange drizzled yogurt.

Clif Family Winery’s Annual RejuVINation Brunch

Join us for a RejuVINation brunch featuring hand crafted espresso beverages, an indulgent brunch menu from the Clif Family Food Truck and delicious Clif Family wine pairings. Regular Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck menu items will also be available featuring farm fresh, seasonal ingredients from our certified organic farm on Howell Mountain. The RejuVINation Brunch menu and wine orders will be available Saturday, January 1st from 11:00AM-4:00PM for curbside pickup and patio dining. Special menu items will be available until sold out. For dine in and wine tasting, advanced reservations are encouraged. Please contact Clif Family Winery at 707-968-0625 or email wineryexperience@nullcliffamily.com. Order online at https://www.cliffamilyfoodtruck.com/ or call 707-301-7188.

Ernest Vineyards Holiday Gifting Duos

Ernest Vineyards specializes in thoughtfully curated and elegantly packaged gifts, all entirely customizable to your needs. Three wine duos from $80-$200 are available. With care, our team personally handles all aspects of shipping and handling, including enclosures and handwritten gift cards on your multi-package orders. Sharing a bottle of wine connects us in beautifully warm ways. Wine allows us a glimpse at the past and inspires us as we look ahead to a bright future. We invite your company to team up with Sonoma-based Ernest Vineyards, supporting a small, local business directly. Each duo features two special wines from each of our labels, artfully packaged and available individually or in bulk during the holiday season.

Clif Family Winery’s Annual Post Turkey Day Brunch

Brunch Menu Items Include: -Turkey Bahn Mi Sandwich -Turkey Poutine -Sweet Potato Camotes Regular Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck menu items will also be available featuring farm fresh, seasonal ingredients from our certified organic farm on Howell Mountain. The Post Turkey Brunch menu and wine orders will be available Friday, November 26th from 11:00AM-4:00PM for curbside pickup and patio dining. Special menu items will be available until sold out. For dine in and wine tasting, advanced reservations are encouraged. Please contact Clif Family Winery at 707-968-0625 or email wineryexperience@nullcliffamily.com. Order online at https://www.cliffamilyfoodtruck.com/ or call 707-301-7188.

Winter Star Futures Tasting

Enjoy a private tasting with John and Jess with tasting some library vintages of Winter Star and the new, unreleased Winter Star. At the end of the tasting you will have the chance to purchase futures of this wine. There are three seating times: 12:00, 1:30 and 3:00 pm.

Paint N’ Sip at Big White House Winery

Dress warm and relax with friends while we walk you step-by-step through the painting. Enjoy hand-crafted, small lot, luxury wines from Big White House Winery and John Evan Cellars! It’s the perfect evening! PRE-ORDER A CHEESE BOX $20 BY CALLING OR EMAILING THE WINERY 925-449-1976 news@nullbigwhitehousewinery.com Space is limited , sign up soon. Sign up with your group in one transaction to sit together. Come early, painting will begin promptly at 6:00 PM.

Big Bottle Black Friday and tasting flight

Once a year we put or large format bottles, Magnum and 3L, on sale! Join us on Black Friday, November 26th, for a special tasting that we have never done before. We are open 11:30 am – 4:30 pm for tasting and the sale. Reservations are not required but recommended.

Holidays in the Vineyard

Happy Holidays! All weekend we are offering wine tasting and will have vendors there with amazing hand made items that will make amazing gifts for everyone. We will have live music both days and mulled wine for sale by the glass. Reservations not required for shopping or tasting.

Blue Quail Wines – Holiday Open House

Blue Quail is celebrating it’s 50th anniversary. The event this Saturday is part of the wider Hopland Second Saturday. Wine club pick ups will happen this day and anyone can buy wines, organic herbs, garlic braids. For home home decor or gifting pre-order a Bay Leaf Wreath online, these are hand made to order and will smell fresh and wonderful. When the wreaths dry pull off a leaf anytime it’s needed for a stew, soup or braised meat dish. The estate grown, family owned, Organic Vineyard produces their wines under 3 labels: Blue Quail, McFadden (sparkling) & Fontaine (rose), making Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer, Rose, Brut, Brut Rose, Pinot Noir, Old Vin Zinfandel and Coro.

Merryvale Festive Holiday Dinner in the Cask Room

Join Proprietors René and Laurence Schlatter in Merryvale’s historic Cask Room for a night of elegance and memories. A beautiful and festive holiday dinner will be created by local MICHELIN starred La Toque Restaurant featuring Merryvale wines followed by live music and dancing with The Hots! For more information and reservations, please contact Events Manager Casey Curiel at (707) 968-3429, or email ccuriel@nullmerryvale.com for assistance.

Christmas at the Ranch

Come celebrate the Holiday Season with us on the Ranch! We can help you take care your gift list and check it twice with some wine gift packs and ranch beef.

Holiday Wine Gift Box

Are you thinking about Holiday Gifts for your colleagues and clients? We can take your list and check it twice! We are honored to ship gifts each year for clients everywhere from Silicon Valley to Wall Street. And with custom options and special pricing on 4+ gift packs, we are ready to impress everyone on your list too! Gifts ship to your list on December 1st. 2021 Gift Pack Includes: 2017 Tempranillo Reserve 2018 Diamond Mine Red Blend 2019 Sauvignon Blanc, Asbill Valley Six Sigma Gift Box Personalized Gift Note Let us know if you would prefer to select other wines. ~ Retail Price: $135.00 each Club Price: $115.00 each 4+ Gift Packs: $96.00 each (Price includes shipping)

Clif Family Pre-Turkey Day Burn: Virtual Peloton Bike Ride and Zoom Mimosa Meet-up

Join us for an invigorating, pre-turkey day burn group ride via the Peloton app. Following the ride, we’ll meet up in the Clif Family Zoom Room to celebrate the leaderboard activity while re-fueling with a mimosa featuring Clif Family’s Sparkling Brut Rosé and Organic Tamari Glazed Mixed Nuts & Sesame Seeds (optional advance purchase required). Need some tips on your upcoming Thanksgiving dinner or wine pairings? Clif Family’s Chef John McConnell and the Clif Family Team will lead us through an engaging conversation about wine, food and cycling and the upcoming holidays. Plus, your RSVP will enter you for a chance to WIN a Clif Family cycling swag bag! RSVP at www.cliffamily.com/pre-turkey-day-virtual-peloton-bike-ride/. All instructions will be provided via email once RSVP is received.

Legends of Merlot Harvest Dinner

Coinciding with October’s Merlot Month, this year’s theme is Legends of Merlot—an ode to the delicious varietal. This special evening will be held under the sparkling stars of Napa Valley and set against the backdrop of Markham’s stunning historic stone cellar. Enjoy an evening filled with delicious Merlot in your glass and enticing conversations with Markham Winemaker Kimberlee Nicholls, the winemaking team, and fellow lovers of Markham Merlot! The COVID-safe evening includes: Wine from the Markham Cellar, three-course wine dinner and Live music from the Suspects of Soul Reserve Tickets: https://markhamvineyards.com/wines/legends-of-merlot-harvest-dinner/

Saturday Sips & Sounds at Markham

We’ve got you covered with a laid-back wine country day of live music and fabulous wines … including our fan-favorite Merlots! Sit back, sip and relax at this month’s “Saturday Sips & Sounds,” featuring local Napa Valley musicians playing live from 2-4 pm in the beautiful outside courtyard of our historic stone cellar. We look forward to welcoming you! Featured Musician: Joe Brennan | IG: @Joe_Brennan_music Reserve: Book a winery experience in advance to reserve your spot Book a winery experience: https://markhamvineyards.com/visit/winery-experiences/

Saturday Sips & Sounds at Markham

Sit back, sip and relax at this month’s “Saturday Sips & Sounds,” featuring local Napa Valley musicians playing live from 2-4 pm in the beautiful outside courtyard of our historic stone cellar. We look forward to welcoming you! Featured Musician: David Ronconi | IG: @davidronconimusic Reserve: Book a winery experience in advance to reserve your spot Book a winery experience: https://markhamvineyards.com/visit/winery-experiences/

JUSTIN Harvest Virtual Wine Tasting

Get an insider’s look into our annual harvest process and see how our wines go from grape to glass. Go behind-the-scenes with host Justin Baldwin and winemaker Scott Shirley as they share the winemaking journey from the JUSTIN Estate. Celebrate the harvest season during this exclusive, live wine tasting event while tasting three exceptional JUSTIN wines. Tasting Pack Includes: 2020 Chardonnay 2018 TRILATERAL 2019 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Where: Facebook Live – @JUSTINWINERY Order your pack by October 4th and use promo code HARVEST for free shipping! For legal reasons, we cannot ship this pack to the following states: AL, AR, DE, IN, LA, MS, MT, NJ, OH, OK, RI, SC, UT, VT, WY.

Excellence in Merlot Tasting

Merlot shines in Napa Valley, and for four decades, our sustainably farmed estate vineyards have been among the most coveted Merlot plantings in the region. Take a journey with us to discover why Merlot is fruit-forward and opulent like Cabernet Sauvignon, while offering remarkably plush tannins and a signature elegance on the palate. You’ll taste through Estate wines and single-vineyard offerings, culminating in our Right-Bank Bordeaux-inspired blend: The Character. Do not miss this deep dive into one of Napa Valley’s finest wines. It will make you a Merlot fan for life. Experience Length: 75 minutes Wines: Curated Merlots including District Series, Marked Parcels, and The Character Right-Bank Bordeaux Blend Cost: $65 per person / Merlot Month Special: $50 per person Member Cost: $30 / Merlot Month Special: $25 Reservation: https://markhamvineyards.com/visit/winery-experiences/

Medlock Ames Backyard Nights

Join us this summer to watch the sun go down during one of our Backyard Nights! Enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon of live music, wine, and food at our Alexander Valley tasting room. Tickets include a glass of Rosé. Grab a bottle from our tasting room team, a bite from a local food truck and pick a spot to settle in and enjoy. Wines by the bottle will be available for purchase. No outside alcohol is permitted. This is a first come, first serve event. Band and Food Truck Line-up: Oct. 24 featuring Bootleg Honeys and The Black Piglet.

Medlock Ames Backyard Nights

Join us this summer to watch the sun go down during one of our Backyard Nights! Enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon of live music, wine, and food at our Alexander Valley tasting room. Tickets include a glass of Rosé. Grab a bottle from our tasting room team, a bite from a local food truck and pick a spot to settle in and enjoy. Wines by the bottle will be available for purchase. No outside alcohol is permitted. This is a first come, first serve event. September 26th featuring Mr. December and Lila’s Streetside Eats.

Sunset Dinner featuring Winemaker Annette Hoff

SUNSET DINNER FEATURING WINEMAKER ANNETTE HOFF| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH | 5pm – 9pm ✨ ONE NIGHT ONLY 🌙 Experience dinner on top of the world at our flagship tasting experience, Ogulin House. As the sun sets, you’ll enjoy 5 reserve wines guided by our winemaker, Annette Hoff, alongside a gourmet, grass-fed, organic lamb dinner catered by Lake County’s own Rosey Cooks – all surrounded by 360° vineyard views from 2300 feet atop Shannon Ridge Home Ranch! (Please make us aware of any dietary restrictions in advance.) $120 / Person | $100 / Club Member This event is available by reservation only, so please reserve your spot today! To book your experience, please email ogulinhouse@nullshannonridge.com.

Sparkling Wine Release Party – Sunday Brunch

We are releasing our three new sparkling wines on September 12, 2021 to pair with a Sunday brunch! We will have a delicious buffet catered by Eat it Up and guests will get to try all three sparkling wines and will receive a complimentary glass of their favorite included with their ticket.

Live Music & Food Truck at Zaca Mesa Winery

Take a trip out to wine country and enjoy your home away from home. We will be offering flights, wines by the glass, and wines by the bottle. Sit back and relax with the vocals from Loren Radis, as you devour a wood-fired pizza from Danny’s Pizza Company. Loren Radis will be performing from 12pm – 3pm. Danny’s Pizza Company will be whipping up pizzas from 11am – 3pm. Reservations are recommended, but not required. To make a reservation, visit www.exploretock.com/zacamesawinery

Live Music at Zaca Mesa Winery

Relax on our stunning and expansive estate while delighting in a flight of our highly-rated, handcrafted wines. By the bottle or by the glass will also be available. Sway and sing to the tunes of Keith Cox, and soak in the hustle and bustle of harvest.

JUSTIN Annual Harvest Dinner

To celebrate the kick off of the 2021 harvest season, The Restaurant at JUSTIN Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom will prepare a five-course wine paired dinner, inspired by the autumnal season. This special evening will showcase the best of the Central Coast, featuring ingredients sourced from JUSTIN’s onsite chef’s garden, as well as artisanal cuisine from various local purveyors. Members from JUSTIN’s Vineyard & Farm teams, as well as Wine Educator and Sommelier Jim Gerakaris will host the evening and share stories and insights on this upcoming harvest season. To ensure your safety, all tables will be properly distanced, and guests will only be seated with their immediate group. Regular dinner service will be closed for the evening, and reservations are required for this celebratory evening. Please reserve your table here. Reservations can also be made with the JUSTIN concierge by calling 805.591.3224 or emailing concierge@nulljustinwine.com.

Calistoga Food & Wine | Grand Tasting

TREAT yourself once again to world-class wines from 40 Calistoga AVA wineries at the Calistoga Food & Wine | Grand Tasting at the spectacular Solage Resort & Spa! Saturday, November 20, 2021 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. Walk-Around Wine Tasting, Gourmet Food Pairings from Calistoga restaurants such as Solbar at Solage, Picobar at Solage, Amaro Italian Kitchen, Evangeline, Johnny’s Restaurant & Bar and more, plus LIVE music! Solage Resort & Spa | 755 Silverado Trail, Calistoga, California Purchase your $175 tickets NOW before they sell out again…visit CalistogaWineGrowers.com or call 707-266-1296. For more information please email sampeters@nullcalistogawinegrowers.com

The Wine & Cheese Experience – Hosted by Hope Family Wines & Stepladder Ranch & Creamery

This Wine & Cheese Experience begins with a love story about a young Cheesemaker, Robin Proffitt meeting a young Winemaker Samantha Taylor in 2017. No one predicted this magical pairing but; Boom! Sparks flew and our very own assistant Winemaker Samantha Taylor becomes Mrs. Robin Proffitt. A perfect pairing that only true love can create. And when the winemaker and the cheesemaker get together to create a wine and cheese pairing, the experience is like no other! These two artisans have crafted this unique wine and cheese experience for you to enjoy. This one of a kind elevated tasting, at the Austin Hope & Treana Tasting Cellar begins September 7, 2021. Enjoy locally produced cheese from Stepladder Creamery expertly paired with the world class wines from Austin Hope. Your tasting will include five Austin Hope Wines paired with five Stepladder cheeses. Reservations required 4 days prior to the date of arrival.

Celebrate Wine Month

Wine and grapes are about place, they speak of the soil from which they grew. Join the winemaker and grower at their family-owned vineyard in Moraga, Participants will learn how a healthy vineyard is developed, and handcrafted wine processed using green, sustainable practices and expand on the newly recognized Lamorinda American viticulture area (AVA). Barrel tasting and artisan cheese pairing will complete the event. Comfortable attire is recommended. Don’t miss this unique outdoor excursion for minds and bodies!

Now Legally Old Enough to Drink Our Own Wine!

Founded in 2000, Flying Goat Cellars is now legally old enough to drink our own wine. 2021 marks our 21st year in business. Celebrate our birthday on Saturday, September 18, from 1-4pm at our tasting room. All are invited to join in the merriment with wine, food and music. More details to follow at https://flyinggoatcellars.com/blogs/news/flying-goat-legally-old-enough-to-drink-wine

Explore Lake County’s Volcanic Wines

The Lake County Winegrape Commission is hosting a virtual exploration of Lake County’s volcanic wines on social media in conjunction with California Wine Month. Viewers will explore the attributes that make up the unique geography and soils of the region throughout the month of September by following the LCWC on these platforms: Facebook: @LakeCountyWine Instagram: @lakecountywinegrapecommission YouTube: Lake County Winegrape Commission In addition to learning about the many characteristics of Lake County’s volcanic wines, participants are also invited to enter a giveaway with a chance to win a copy of Volcanic Wines: Salt, Grit and Power by John Szabo, Master Sommelier. View website for more information.

Alexander Valley Vineyards ~ Home Delivery Shipping Special

We make it easy to enjoy AVV wines at your home. Just pick, click and you’ll sip! Order 2 or more bottles online and we ship via UPS ground for $1 per bottle + $1 order processing fee. We hope you’ll visit us soon, but until then every bottle shares our story and every glass brings our home to yours!

Vineyard Hikes at AVV

Great wines begin in the vineyard and you’ll get an insider’s view as we explore our vineyards while tasting our iconic wines where the grapes grow. We’ll pass by our working winery, the original 1868 Alexander Valley school and the Alexander homestead. Relax and take in the views on our winery deck after the tour and finish up with a wine country picnic. This is the ultimate way to experience the history, tradition, and excellence of Alexander Valley Vineyards. This is an easy walking tour, but there are hills and dirt trails. Reservations required 48 hours in advance.

Labor Day BBQ

Come kick off your Labor Day weekend with us! We will be firing up the grill and making our delicious tri-tip and chicken sandwiches with a salad for only $10. Grab a glass of wine or Slushie and jam out to live music played by KMC Band!

Hands on Harvest

Get an inside look at harvest at Fenton Herriott Vineyards. We are an estate grown and produced winery. This means that we have the privilege of having every step of winemaking at the same location. From the vines, to the tasting room, Fenton Herriott has an insider look at grape growing and winemaking. Get a tour every hour between 12pm-4pm this weekend and see the process up close and personal. Participants Will start in the pavilion and taste along with us as we show off our vineyards and see the process of production before the wine makes it into the tasting room!

Luau in the Vineyards

Help us celebrate the summer and upcoming harvest Hawaiian style! Come join us after you’ve spent a wonderful day of wine tasting for a relaxing Hawaiian Luau Dinner. Enjoy a 5 course meal paired perfectly with Fenton Herriott wines while Aloha Dancers perform traditional Hawaiian dances. Menu First Course Ahi Tuna Poke served on a crunchy wonton chip Fine diced ahi with macadamia nuts, green onions, soy chili, sriracha aioli, avocado mousse. Second Course Tropical Meatballs with pineapple sweet and sour glaze served wit crunchy Asian slaw. Third Course Open faced Hawaiian Roll Pulled pork on an open face Hawaiian roll with pineapple salsa and bbq sauce drizzle. Forth Course Mango soy glazed chicken thighs over sticky coconut rice with soy caramel drizzle. Fifth Course Piña Colada cheesecake

Vine to Wine

Our Vine to Wine event is an afternoon of tasting great local wines from over two dozen Santa Clara Valley wineries, enjoying small bite tastings from over a dozen artisanal restaurants and caterers + you’ll enjoy the sounds of the Lavender Fields Band. The event space, located in the vibrant downtown area of Morgan Hill is housed within the open structural frame of a future boutique hotel. This popular outdoor concept is known as MO|HI Social. In addition, we’ll have additional outdoor space available. Your attendance supports the Wineries of Santa Clara Valley, Our mission is to raise funds to provide scholarships and grants to graduation high school seniors planning to major in Viticultural or Enology. Funding is also used for operations and to market the Santa Clara Valley AVA and our wineries.

Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series

South Coast Winery’s Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series kicks off the 20th anniversary festivities on September 2 with Coffey Anderson performing with Kanan Road as opener. This concert will benefit the American Cancer Society with $10 from each ticket sold donated. On September 22 country hit singer Dylan Scott performs, and the series ends with a September 23 performance by award-winning Cassadee Pope with opening set by Leaving Austin. Concerts held outdoors in the Courtyard; doors open at 5 p.m. and concerts begin at 7 p.m. Tickets and more information available at www.southcoastwinery.com/concerts.

Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series

South Coast Winery’s Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series kicks off the 20th anniversary festivities on September 2 with Coffey Anderson performing with Kanan Road as opener. This concert will benefit the American Cancer Society with $10 from each ticket sold donated. On September 22 country hit singer Dylan Scott performs, and the series ends with a September 23 performance by award-winning Cassadee Pope with opening set by Leaving Austin. Concerts held outdoors in the Courtyard; doors open at 5 p.m. and concerts begin at 7 p.m. Tickets and more information available at www.southcoastwinery.com/concerts.

Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series

South Coast Winery’s Rhythm on the Vine® Country Series kicks off the 20th anniversary festivities on September 2 with Coffey Anderson performing with Kanan Road as opener. This concert will benefit the American Cancer Society with $10 from each ticket sold donated. On September 22 country hit singer Dylan Scott performs, and the series ends with a September 23 performance by award-winning Cassadee Pope with opening set by Leaving Austin. Concerts held outdoors in the Courtyard; doors open at 5 p.m. and concerts begin at 7 p.m. Tickets and more information available at www.southcoastwinery.com/concerts.

South Coast Winery Grape Stomps

South Coast Winery Grape Stomps are composed of two-person teams. The winner of each of these friendly competitions receives a bottle of the special 20th Anniversary Blend. Stomps take place at 2 pm and 4:30 pm. Tickets start at $168 and include a wine flight for each person that matches his/her preferences (choice of three flights) and a case of wine per two participants as part of the ticket price. Cases can be mixed and matched. Guests reserve their spot by purchasing a timeslot on the online store. The non-refundable deposit is $50 and counts for a team of two people. Tickets are available at www.southcoastwinery.com/stomp.

Schedule

Friday, September 10th | 2:00pm | 4:30pm
Sunday, September 12th | 12:00 pm | 3:00pm

Friday, September 17th | 2:00pm | 4:30pm
Sunday, September 19th | 12:00 pm | 3:00pm

Friday, September 24th | 2:00pm | 4:30pm
Sunday, September 26th | 12:00 pm | 3:00pm

California Pinot Noir Road Trip

We are excited to release the next series of our newest at-home wine tasting exploration with a self-guided version of the quintessential California Coast Pinot Noir Road Trip! To be enjoyed at your leisure, this wine tasting experience includes four “not to be missed” destination vineyards along California’s diverse coastal AVA‘s from Santa Barbara County to the Sonoma County Coast.

Sunset Sipping & Grilled Cheese pairing

Take in the scenic views of the vineyard and sunset while enjoying a wine and grilled cheese pairing from Big White House Winery & Charming Fig Catering. Live music will be provided by Daniel Kumar. Tables are limited, make your reservation online. Contact Jvaldix@nullbigwhitehouse.com for children tickets.

Sunset Wine & BINGO

Enjoy our amazing views and sunset while playing BINGO! Ticket includes a glass of wine, 2 BINGO cards and a personal charcuterie box. Wine will be for sale by the glass or bottles. Wine fun winery prizes! Reserve your table today

Sunset Sipping – Live Music!

Enjoy the live music from Riptide Station band and the views of the vineyard. Food truck will be there and wine will be sold by the glass or bottle. Reservations highly recommended.

Happy Hour at Home with Kate & Aida + CA GROWN

Food Network personality Aida Mollenkamp of Salt & Wind, and Kate Ramos of Hola Jalapeno are taking over the California Grown Facebook page for a livestream event celebrating California’s most popular wines and showing you what to pair with them.

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party with Kate & Aida

Food Network personality Aida Mollenkamp of Salt & Wind, and Kate Ramos of Hola Jalapeno will demonstrate how to set up and host a proper wine tasting featuring California wines. They’ll also share recipes for easy-to-make wine-friendly bites to pair with each selection and answer all your planning questions. Book the live class for $30 (recording included) here: https://www.airsubs.com/class_types/2472/classes/10270

Paso Robles Tour – Social Media Follow-Along

California Wines is kicking off California Wine Month with a tour of beautiful Paso Robles joined by Food Network personality Aida Mollenkamp of Salt & Wind; Meg van der Kruik of This Mess Is Ours; Alison Needham of A Girl Defloured (in partnership with CA GROWN); Sarah Gim of The Delicious Life and founder of Tastespotting; and Amanda McCrossin of SommVivant. (Pro tip: some of our friends will be visiting other regions on their way to Paso, so start following along August 31 to see all the regions we visit.)

Concert – Songs from ‘Sideways the Musical’

This Concert of Songs will debut 10 out of 18 never-performed-before songs from Rex Pickett’s Sideways: The Musical. Tickets: https://www.etix.com/ticket/p/3649827/sideways-the-musical-concert-saturday-packages-sonoma-buena-vista-historical-winery?campaign_id=488951069EFB5A3722C81C9717F5DCD1

Harvest Dinner

Please join us for our Fall Harvest Dinner as we taste wines with Justin Seidenfeld, Director of Winemaking. Enjoy live music, exceptional cuisine catered by Pacific Connection and some of the finest wines Sonoma County has to offer. View the dinner menu online on our events page.

Sparkling Wine & Lady M Cake Experience with Baccarat

Delight the senses with an exclusive tasting of three sparkling wines paired with the alluring cakes of Lady M followed by a taste of the 98-point 2018 Raymond Generations Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon served in the Passion Collection by JCB & Baccarat crystal glassware. In partnership with Baccarat and Lady M, this is a limited time experience that is not to be missed. Lady M is a New York City luxury confections brand that marries French pastry techniques with Japanese sensibilities, resulting in delicate cakes that are a touch sweet and perfect for every occasion. In partnership with Baccarat, their food truck travels around the US bringing delicious treats and style wherever they land.

Robert Hall Pairing Notes Livestream Concert – Matt Kearney

Pour a glass of wine and stream Robert Hall Pairing Notes live with Nashville-based Mat Kearney. Kearney will entertain you with his creative passion, great music, and a toast to The Good Life. Well-Earned. Whether you’re looking to pour some rich, full-bodied red at a mellow dinner party or some crisp, fruity white at a more spirited gathering, you’ll have the ideal wine and the tunes to match.

Roll Out the Barrel

We will be showcasing a wine still in the barrel for our guests to taste in our Barrel Room patio. A local music duo will be playing live music during most of the event, and we will have a food truck on our property for food.

Schitt’s Creek @ Capo Creek Harvest Celebration

Get your Schitt’s Creek costumes on and feast, drink and be entertained with live music. Meet the owner/winemaker/chef Mary Roy and the rest of the family owners. Costume prizes awarded and premium wines served. Morning pick and grape sorting option is also available for ticket purchase.

Wine Road Tasting Pass… promo code!

Just log onto WineRoad.com, click on the Tasting Pass link for all of the details. We even have a map to the participating wineries. The pass is $50 for the day, but with the promo code CAwinemonth, it’s only $25! Offer is good for Tasting Passes purchases Sept. 1-30. Each participating winery will offer either: 2 for 1 tasting, 10% off your wine purchase or FREE shipping on a case (continental US).

J. Wilkes CA Wine Month Special Offer

We’re celebrating California’s statehood (1850) and the state’s rich wine country history by giving you $18.50 off your next online order of 3 or more bottles of J. Wilkes wines. Please use discount code: CA1850 

Collective Art Show at Carr Winery with Live Music by Val Mar Records

Mark your calendars! We have another art show on the horizon, this time with a collective crew of 11 artists, and music by Val Mar Records. You won’t want to miss this event, happening Saturday, August 14th, 6-9pm at our Santa Barbara winery. Free Admission, 21+ Learn more about the artists, and event here: https://carrwinery.com/event/collective-art-show-at-carr-winery-with-live-music-by-val-mar-records/

Harvest Season Crushpad Tours

DESCRIPTION: Dive deep into our cider and winemaking process with a Crushpad Tour this harvest season! Our friendly and knowledgeable team will walk you through our crushpad, tank area and barrel room during active harvest activity. This tour is complimentary for guests who book morning tasting experiences. (Tours are 20 minutes. Walking on flat paved surfaces is required.) PRICE: Included with Tasting Experience Reservations OFFERED: Harvest Saturdays at 10:30am: September 11, September 18, September 25, October 4 (Book your 11am or 11:30am tasting experience) Harvest Wednesdays at 11:30am: September 15, September 22, September 29 (Book your 12pm or 12:30pm tasting experience)

Passport Sunday

Just in time for the upcoming harvest season, the 2021 Passport Sunday celebration will be from 11 am to 4 pm Aug. 8. Hosted by the Suisun Valley Vintners and Growers Association, eight venues with 12 different wineries will be participating, offering the best of their wine and specialty products to visitors.

BottleRock Napa Valley

Experience the best of Napa Valley wine, beer, music, art, and restaurants at BottleRock in Napa. This year’s acts include Guns N’ Roses, Foo Fighters, Megan Thee Stallion, and many more. (The festival is sold out, but you can find tickets on the event’s ticket exchange web page.)

Lodi Grape Festival

For over 80 years the people in San Joaquin County have been gathering to celebrate the grape harvest at the annual Lodi Grape Festival. What started out as a small food festival in downtown Lodi has now evolved into a four day event filled with great entertainment, food, vendors, grape and commodity murals, competitive exhibits, carnival, wine tasting, and so much more.

St. Vincent at Vina Robles

The most talked-about album of 2021 will be brought to life across the U.S. this fall as St. Vincent takes Daddy’s Home on the road for an extensive American tour, including a stop at Vina Robles Amphitheatre with special guest Spoon.

Livermore Valley Wine Auction

The 2021 Livermore Valley Wine Auction will be entirely new and fresh this year. Our intention is to celebrate the generosity, resilience, and strength of our community, safely and joyfully. Fall in Livermore Valley wine country is spectacular, and we will be embracing the outdoor beauty of our wine country garden party setting. Join us for an afternoon of sunshine, wine, camaraderie and giving.

1772 Dinner in the Mission

We can’t think of a better way to celebrate California Wine Month than paying homage to the wine history of California with a 1772 Dinner at Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa. On this evening of our inspiration and namesake’s 249th Anniversary, we will dine in the historic hall of the mission and revisit the legacy of winemaking in San Luis Obispo County. Join us for an unforgettable evening featuring our 1772 wines and Flagship Primera, paired with a culinary quest by Chef Ryan Fancher of OX & Anchor.

Best Shot: The Benatar Experience

Fronted by the incredible powerhouse vocals of Khristina Kay and with over 8+ years of experience performing Pat Benatar’s music, Best Shot – The Benatar Experience has developed an unmistakable replication of sound and performance. When Khristina hits the stage, she embodies the likeness and the tremendous vocal tones and dynamic presence of Pat Benatar herself.

Capitola Art & Wine Festival

Stroll the Festival and admire the talent of over 160 fine artists while sipping exceptional wines from 22 Santa Cruz Mountain wineries. Visit the Local Artisans Marketplace filled with locally handmade crafts and artisanal foods. The Festival Food Court offers a wide range of tantalizing options from oysters to Hawaiian Poke. The Kids Art & Music Area provides ongoing craft projects for the younger set, as well as musical play featuring MusicalMe. Enjoy fantastic entertainment all weekend, including local dance and performing arts groups, street performers, and live music.

Wine-Down Friday

Join us after hours for beautiful views, delicious wines by the glass or by the bottle, and awesome tunes from Brian Jeffrey! Reservations Required.

Saturday Supper Club

This month’s Zoom cook-along kit includes New York Strip Steak with Sweet Corn Succotash, perfectly paired with a bottle of unreleased 2018 Family Album Petite Sirah.

Notte Italiana

This enchanting evening is set beneath the stars on our sprawling Vittorio’s Lawn surrounded by vineyards. Italian Tenor, Pasquale Esposito will take the stage to serenade the entire event backed by his instrumental quartet. This elegant evening features none other than Michelin Starred Chef Stefano Masanti, who is certain to dazzle our tastebuds with a four-course Italian meal paired with V. Sattui’s highly-awarded wines. Join us in celebration as we welcome back safe gatherings and reminisce in our travels to our favorite Italian towns and restaurants.

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

This memorable evening, held on the Vineyard Terrace under the stars, will be filled with fine wine from the Alpha Omega cellar, live entertainment from a mariachi and traditional Mexican food from three Michelin-starred chef Thomas Keller’s La Calenda restaurant in Yountville, where Chef de Cuisine and Oaxaca native Kaelin Ulrich Trilling leads the culinary program.

Annual Harvest Party

See first-hand how Napa’s 2021 harvest is progressing. Guests will enjoy music and light bites served alongside Merryvale and Starmont wines. Wine Club members are invited to pick up their latest Club shipment with advance notice.

Virtual Cooking Series: Jean O

Join Lindsay Hoopes and Chef Jean O. on September 11th at 4pm (PST) from the comfort of your own kitchen. We will take you on a culinary adventure in the Hoopes Estate Kitchen while pairing these delectable dishes with our delicious Napa Valley wines. This bundle comes with a specialized food box with Jean’s favorite ingredients to execute the dish, 3 bottles of our Hoopes Vineyard wines, and an interactive 2 hour culinary experience with Jean and Lindsay!

Into the Cellar Library Tasting

Celebrate National Cabernet Day by making a LIVE visit to our wine cellar with host J. Lohr Red Winemaker Brenden Wood. Brenden will lead viewers through a tasting flight of J. Lohr Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon current and library vintages.

Experience Harvest at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars

Experience harvest with Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars winemaker Marcus Notaro and his team. Marcus has prepared a morning full of tactical harvest fun. Learn about the intricacies and intensity involved in harvesting Napa Valley’s finest fruit. After your harvest experience, sit down, relax and enjoy lunch al fresco paired with the finest Napa Valley wines.

Sonoma County Wine Auction

Raise your paddle and make a difference at the main event, to be held once again at the breathtaking La Crema Estate at Saralee’s Vineyard. Bid on exclusive auction lots from rare wine and once-in-a-lifetime trips to all-inclusive wine and culinary experiences in Sonoma County and around the world.

Hands-On Harvest | Celebrate the Grape

Our best-loved, hands-on event is back! Start the morning with an in-depth vineyard tour and the opportunity to try your hand at picking grapes, then follow the freshly harvested crop to the winery and learn about our winemaking practices as the grapes start their journey to becoming Trefethen wine. Sample future vintages before they have even been bottled and enjoy an al fresco lunch with Trefethen wines under the canopy of the ancient walnut tree in Katie’s Acre. This is a truly immersive wine country experience, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Availability is limited.

Landmark Vineyards Lobster Feed

Join us for the 5th Annual Lobster Feed at Landmark’s Kenwood Estate. Enjoy a special reception followed by a plated dinner served tableside complete with lobster, prawns, roast potatoes, hot links, corn, and fresh sourdough bread, all paired with a selection of our finest Landmark wines including: 2018 Damaris Reserve Chardonnay, 2017 Rodgers Creek Chardonnay and 2018 Grand Detour Pinot Noir.

JUSTIN 24th Annual Gala ISOSCELES Reserve Seminar

Join Jim Gerakaris CWE, JUSTIN’s Sommelier & Wine Educator, for an ISOSCELES Reserve Retrospective tasting featuring the 2011 – 2015 library vintages of this exclusive, Members-only wine. IR members receive a special discount with promo code IRMEMBER. Reserve today as tickets are limited!

JUSTIN 24th Annual Gala Tasting & Tour

We are excited to welcome you back to the JUSTIN Estate for our 24th Annual Gala! Members are invited for an intimate guided tour of our caves and tasting of our latest vintages of ISOSCELES and ISOSCELES Reserve. Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to taste single varietal barrel samples of the v19 Cabernet Franc, v19 Cabernet Sauvignon, v19 Merlot- the important components of our next vintage of ISOSCELES. Following the guided tour and tasting, join us for live music on the terrace, select wines by the glass, and delight your taste buds with small bites prepared by Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom. Reservations have been staggered in order to avoid event crowding. Please choose your preferred time slot and reserve your preferred number of tickets.

ROAR Block Party (Virtual)

Join Gary Franscioni for a special roundtable event featuring Pinot Noir titans Chuck Wagner, Michael Browne & Adam Lee. This one hour discussion will dive deep into the stories that have bonded them and explore wine paradigms that have shaped California Pinot Noir to become the world renowned wine that it is today.

Cooking with Cakebread: The Flavors of Spain

All classes are participation style and include the class, a tour of the winery and culinary gardens (weather permitting), an appetizer reception, and a three-course lunch paired with Cakebread Cellars wines. All participants leave with a Cakebread Cellars apron, a booklet of recipes and wine notes from the day, along with some great memories! Dishes include Watermelon Gazpacho, Tortilla Española, and a variety of Paella.

Acumen Wine Gallery Presents: Champagne, Live Painting & Music Every Thursday Night This Summer

Acumen Napa Valley is excited to announce the opening of the Acumen PEAKeasy, Napa Valley’s first lounge dedicated to Champagne. Beginning June 17 and running through the end of September 2021, Acumen invites you to Champagne Thursday nights! Each Thursday, come and enjoy an evening of live music by Carl Vast and Paul Mehling (alternating each Thursday) while you sip on bubbles, and of course, enjoy Acumen’s rotating art gallery. To purchase PEAKeasy bottle service, Acumen invites you to make a reservation here: https://www.cellarpass.com/profile/acumen-wine?eventId=22689. Acumen is dedicated to making the finest estate-grown wines on Atlas Peak. To achieve this goal, Acumen has established a vineyard program spanning two organically-certified vineyards and 116 planted acres. Acumen crafts a small portfolio of mountain-grown wines, with a focus on Atlas Peak Cabernet Sauvignon.

Taste of Mount Veeder

EXPERIENCE a Taste of Mount Veeder…ONCE AGAIN! TREAT yourself to world-class wines from 30+ @Mount Veeder wineries! Sunday, September 26 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Walk-Around Wine Tasting, Gourmet Small Bites by Chef Chad Hendrickson, Silent Auction filled with rare wines and winery experience, and Live Blues from @The Hummingbirdz! The Great Courtyard at @The Hess Collection, 4411 Redwood Road, Napa Purchase your $125 tickets NOW before they sell out again…visit MtVeederWines.com or call 707-266-1296 today! $150 Tickets at the Door DON’T MISS OUT…the wines are amazing and it’s a rare opportunity to TASTE and PURCHASE Mount Veeder AVA wines all in one place…most of which are not open to the public and are difficult to acquire. We look forward to seeing you there…CHEERS!

PERSPECTIVES: A Conversation with Cathy Corison and Colleen FitzGerald of Pine Ridge

On Thursday, June 17th at 6:30PM the Napa Valley Wine Library Association presents PERSPECTIVES – a one-on-one conversation between Cathy Corison and Colleen FitzGerald of Pine Ridge Vineyards. These two women will discuss their careers and the pursuit of extraordinary winemaking. Colleen FitzGerald is ten years into her career in the wine industry. She has been inspired by the vision and determination of Cathy Corison, whose journey began nearly 45 years ago. There is no charge for this event but reservations are required in order to access the StreamYard conversation. To reserve your spot go to napawinelibrary.com. Additional information about the event and a link will be sent once a reservation is completed. Please contact info@nullnapawinelibrary.com with further inquiries or questions.

Carr Winery Presents: Summer Art Series with Gus Harper

We’re elated to announce the first show of our Summer Art Series, featuring Gus Harper, happening Saturday, June 19th 6-9 PM. Join us at the winery in downtown Santa Barbara to meet the artist, enjoy wines by the glass, and mingle amongst good company. Based in Los Angeles, Harper has been creating and selling art around the world for the past 18 years. His work is moving, capturing your eyes and mind with geometric patterns, captivating iridescence, and immense detail. “Like the best of Pop, their effect is to awaken us to the strangeness of the ordinary, to present the most routine encumbrances of our daily lives as almost miraculous apparitions.” A few things to note: Our Santa Barbara tasting room will be accepting reservations from 12-5:30. Once the doors open at 6, the winery will morph into an open environment to explore the art exhibit freely. Free Admission, 21+

JUSTIN Isosceles Blending Virtual Tasting

BE A WINEMAKER FOR A NIGHT Virtual Tasting featuring our ISOSCELES Blending Selection Join us as Justin Baldwin and our winemaker, Scott Shirley, take you on the journey through how we blend our flagship wine, ISOSCELES. Each winemaking selection includes one full bottle of 2018 ISOSCELES and three half-bottle barrel samples of the individual component wines: 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon, 2019 Merlot, and 2019 Cabernet Franc. This is the first time we’ve made our barrel samples available to sip – don’t miss your unique chance to taste the building blocks of what makes ISOSCELES so exceptional.

LA Wine Fest

The LAWineFest brings wines and brews from around the world to your doorstep in a fun, relaxed environment. (Yes, we’re the WineFest. But turns out even wine lovers need a break to sip something else new and noteworthy too.) The Fest also serves up boutiques to browse, gourmet nibbles and artisan merchandise for sale, and a chill vibe. This year we are returning to Long Beach. The 16th Annual Fest combines tastes of wines from California and around the Globe. The ‘Celebration of All Things Wine’ offers tastes from dozens of wineries, numerous craft breweries, plus artisan boutiques, gourmet food trucks for purchase and live music each day. There are also two special Boutique Winery gardens that offer tastings from boutique wineries producing under 2,500 cases of wine per year (separate ticket).

Paso Robles Wine Festival

This year’s Wine Festival will not feature tastings in the downtown park, but rather individual experiences at Paso wineries throughout the weekend. THIS IS WHERE WINE TAKES YOU… The 38th Annual Wine Festival kicks-off Thursday, May 20 with Winemaker Dinners at area restaurants. On Friday, May 21, experience Paso Robles Wine Country with NEW Outdoor Excursions. A blend of Paso’s most unforgettable personalities, imaginative wines, and unique outings created for the wine adventurer. Spend Saturday, May 22, and Sunday, May 23 exploring weekend activities at 150+ wineries, including barrel tastings, artisanal food pairings, live music, and more!

Paso Robles Wine Country Virtual Auction

The inaugural Paso Robles Wine Country Virtual Auction will run online from May 10 to 16, allowing the wine region to showcase the wine country lifestyle to fans and bidders from around the country. A rare opportunity for bidders to acquire distinctive, exceptional lots not offered elsewhere features one-of-a-kind experiences not available out of any retail channel, as well as rare wines, vertical collections, and large format bottles, and more. Proceeds benefit the Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance Foundation, a 501c3 that gives back to the community primarily through educational scholarships for aspiring young adults from the Paso Robles region.

Mother’s Day Floral Workshop

Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend creating your own floral arrangement lead by a former instructor from Sequoia National Floral in Santa Rosa. Enjoy your lovely arrangement at home, or gift to a loved one. Each ticket includes: one DIY floral arrangement per person, all floral materials, and Rodney Strong wine. Enjoy special discounts on select bottle purchases.

Pizza on the Green

Enjoy a lovely evening on our Terrace & Green, filled with delicious wine and pizza! Each ticket includes Rodney Strong wine, a personal 10″ pizza provided by Kin, and a delightful ice cream sandwich from Noble Folk. Enjoy special discounts on select bottle purchases.

Yoga on the Green

Instructor Jenn Russo, Owner of Yoga On Center in Healdsburg, leads a one hour yoga session, followed by a Rodney Strong tasting flight. Optional cheese and charcuterie box available for purchase with advanced request. Enjoy special discounts on select bottles!

Symmetry Virtual Wine Tasting

This virtual tasting will feature three Symmetry vintages: 2008, 2012 and 2016. Join us as we taste through this Symmetry Trio and walk through the process from vine to bottle, as well as discuss the fundamentals of this unique Meritage blend. Hosts Ron Washam and winemaker Justin Seidenfeld will walk you through these three Symmetry vintages in this exclusive virtual wine tasting. Feel free to ask any questions you might have about Symmetry or wine in general at this virtual tasting designed for wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike!

April Supper Club

April’s Supper Club introduces our newest Stone Lion Chardonnay vintage, and pairs it with the international cuisine of highly regarded Chef Jose Dahan. Take a culinary voyage with us and take in the sunset views over the Monighetti Vineyard!

Tolosa Barrel Bash: Hoops and Staves 2021

Join Winemaker Frederic Delivert, Vintners Robin and Michelle Baggett, and your favorite Tolosa hosts as we share the highly anticipated first tastes of the 2020 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines straight from the barrels! We’ll celebrate with a 3-course lunch and live music on the Tolosa Crush Pad as we ring in a new vintage.

May Supper Club: The Library 2016

May’s Supper Club will explore the second in a series of four Single Vineyard Series Library sessions. This session, we will explore the 2016 vintage as a perfect toast to the Mom in your life!

An Evening at Ember

Our Annual Winemaker Dinner at Ember returns to deliver an adventure of elegant Tolosa wines and exquisite coastal California cuisine! Savor a multi-course dinner alongside our Winemaker Frederic Delivert and Executive Chef Brian Collins.

1772 Club Party: Stone Lion

The legendary Stone Lion has produced as many tales as it has beautiful vintages of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. For this Special Tasting, Chef Spencer Johnson has created a menu suited for the “King of the Jungle”. Join us as we toast the wines of this remarkable vineyard donned in our animal prints!

Talking Dirt at Flying Goat: Sustainability & Down to Earth Month

Join Winemaker Norm Yost and his partner/wife Kate Griffith while they talk about sustainability at Flying Goat Cellars in a virtual Zoom meeting. These two OGs (Old Goats) have been practicing sustainability as part of their everyday lifestyle for decades. They’ve also been integrating it into best practices at Flying Goat. They love collaborating with local strategic partners who specialize in sustainable viticulture, agriculture, aquaculture and baking. With 21 vintages, Flying Goat wines have proven to be ageworthy and sustainable in their own right. Meeting link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81605497058?pwd=SlJ2K1ZvcEc4UGdTaFg3cVMxVUZLdz09

Earth Day Webinar | Hosted by the Sonoma County Vintners & Sonoma County Winegrowers

Streaming live from the world’s most sustainable wine region, Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrowers will co-host a virtual sustainability panel discussion on April 22 in celebration of Earth Day. During this discussion attendees will take a deep dive with sustainability experts into grape growing and winemaking from around Sonoma County. Sonoma County has a record-breaking 99 percent of its local vineyards certified sustainable! Panelists will include winemakers and grape growers who can speak to what sustainability means for the destination and why you should be drinking sustainably. Moderated by Wine Enthusiast’s Virginie Boone. Register for the webinar here – https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lUy9QbfZRdarL6HV4qchJA

Sustainability Produced Wine & Coffee

Nestled within the Santa Maria Valley of Ramona, California, Ramona Roasters is a local veteran owned artisan crafted micro-roasting coffee company offering a variety of responsibly sourced coffees from around the world that are uniquely roasted to highlight the natural flavor profiles of the original coffee cherry.

Start Your Own Garden – Sustainable Living with Food & Wine

Join local cut flower farmer, Lisa Bee for a fun and interactive class, starting your own plants. Choose from tomatoes, basil, peppers, zucchini, squash, sunflowers, marigolds and more. Enjoy interactive instruction, in a personalized setting, with a glass of Ramona Ranch wine. Lisa Bee has been growing veggies and flowers from seed for over 10 years, starting thousands of plants from seed each year. Learn the tips and tricks to be successful, and saving money in the long-run, while learning to grow her favorites. Ramona Ranch is San Diego’s only certified sustainable Vineyard and Winery, co-owner Teri grew up in a gardening family, and loves to share the bounty from her garden every year, favoring tomatoes, peppers and basil, along with fresh lettuce, and squash.

Sustainable Virtual Offering at Tolosa

Sustainability has been a core value for Tolosa from the start. Tolosa’s vineyard, Edna Ranch, is sustainably farmed and is Sustainability in Practice (SIP) Certified. Join us for a Virtual Tasting as we Toast to Mother Earth and learn more about how we have taken our commitment to the next level. Purchase your 3-pack today and book your Virtual Tasting! Contact Tolosa to book your Virtual Tasting reservation or to inquire about customizing your Virtual Offering concierge@nulltolosawinery.com | (805) 782-0500 . This 3-pack includes 1 bottle each: • Pure Chardonnay 2018 • Pacific Wind Pinot Noir 2018 • 1772 Pinot Noir 2018

Wine & Art – Paint your Own Garden Hat

Join the winery owner and artist Tracy Weinzapfel for a fun and interactive class, creating your own custom Garden hat, while learning about Ramona Ranch Winery and wines. Upcycle an existing hat of your own, creating your own summer shade. Just $40 per person, seats limited for safe distancing – the class will be held outside. Class includes wine, instruction and supplies – bring your own hat.

Down To Earth 25% Discount

Our naturally, hand crafted, small batch wines, will be a wonderful addition to your lunch & dinner celebration. We take online offers to be shipped or we welcome curb pick up. Visiting our vineyard is by appointment, so we ask you please to call 925-330-2440 before visiting.

Clif Family Tune-up!, A Virtual bike ride, cooking demo and wine tasting

Join us for a Clif Family inspired virtual ride via your Peloton bike or app. Following the ride, we’ll reconvene via Clif Family’s Facebook Page for a Live Re-Fueling Cooking Demo + Wine and Food Discussion with Executive Chef John McConnell and a panel of special guests. This event is complimentary To sign up for the ride, click the link below to fill out the form to receive the instructions and other information on how to join us on the group ride. You can ride via your Peloton Bike or the Peloton App on your chosen device. REGISTERING FOR THE RIDE WILL ENTER YOU FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A CLIF FAMILY CYCLING SWAG BAG! DON’T FORGET TO USE OUR HASHTAG #TEAMCLIFFAMILY ON THE PELOTON LEADERBOARD SO WE CAN BE SURE TO GIVE YOU SOME HIGH FIVES. RSVP TODAY! https://cliffamily.com/virtual-bike-ride-culinary-demo-and-wine-tasting/

Winetasting with Live Music

Experience San Diego’s only certified sustainable vineyard and winery, bring a picnic and/or your pet and experience old-fashioned winery hospitality on our view terrace. Open Friday – Sunday, 11 to 6 pm.

Napa Valley Sessions- Sustainability: The Real Substance

Join us to explore how three wineries put their bold sustainability words into action. We’ll discuss the rigor and substance behind Napa Green and other sustainability certifications, and why it is essential that conscientious businesses communicate with employees, customers and guests about how and what sustainability really is. The session will be moderated by Sandra Taylor, President and CEO of Sustainable Business International. Register at education.napavintners.com

A Chef’s Journey Through Alexander Valley, World-Class Food & Wine Tasting Adventure

Explore the diversity of Alexander Valley through the eyes of 3 local chefs over a series of 6 virtual tastings, moderated by wine-writer, Sommelier, and graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, Courtney Humiston. Each chef is challenged to course three varietals per episode and dive into the nuances of what makes the perfect pairing. Travel through the valley, from north to south, valley floor to mountain top, to discover how microclimate and winemaking style can affect each varietal. Our winemakers and hospitality specialists will be on the session to guide you on terroir differences and winemaking techniques and discuss the chef’s pairings.

Frey’s April Virtual Tasting

The April Tasting package includes the following 3 bottles & an invite to attend the April Virtual Tasting Event where Katrina Frey and Nicky Coachman-Robinson will discuss the new label collaboration of Kwaya Wines celebrating unity and African culture, during Organic Spa Magazine’s Wellness Experience Cocktail Hour. 2019 Kwaya Organic Chardonnay 2019 Kwaya Organic Sangiovese 2019 Kwaya Organic Merlot ***Place your order by 4/6/21 to receive your wines in time for the event! This virtual tasting is the cocktail hour of Organic Spa Magazine’s Virtual Wellness Experience taking place on April 13th-14th. To learn more about their event and to register, visit: https://www.organicspamagazine.com/category/the-wellness-experience/

Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend

Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend is a themed weekend in Paso Robles Wine Country featuring individual experiences at wineries. This year our Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend will not feature a single marquee event. 100+ local wineries celebrate with 3 days of experiences. Create your own Zinful itinerary to smell, sip, and savor the heritage of Paso Robles. Currently, large-scale gatherings are not approved. Wineries will be conducting business much in the same way they are now, with groups of no more than six people per party, socially distanced, with all precautions in place to create a safe environment for both guests and employees. At this time, wine tasting rooms and restaurants are only allowed to operate outdoor services.

JUSTIN VALENTINE’S DAY VIRTUAL TASTING

Join founder Justin Baldwin for a Live Virtual Wine Tasting! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with three exceptional wines paired with a box of gourmet Compartés chocolates! Date & Time: Friday, February 12th at 6:00pm PST Where: Instagram Live – @JUSTINWINE Special Offer: For the first time, we’re offering early bird pricing of 10% off. Order your tasting pack by February 2 and use promo code VDAY for free shipping. Tasting Pack Includes: 2019 Rosé, 2018 Reserve Tempranillo, 2018 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, and a limited edition 10-piece box of custom-made, gourmet Compartés chocolates, featuring one-of-a-kind JUSTIN designs and individually selected to pair beautifully with each of these wines. To ensure freshness, tasting packs will ship no earlier than one week prior to the event. For legal reasons, we cannot ship this pack to the following states: AL, AR, DE, IN, KY, LA, MS, MT, NJ, OH, OK, RI, SC, UT, VT, WY.

JUSTIN Holiday Desserts Wine Pairing: Special Offer

The holidays are the perfect time to indulge your sweet tooth, so this month’s live virtual tasting with Justin Baldwin and JUSTIN Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom will pair three exceptional wines with scrumptious baked desserts. Let’s fire up those ovens! Featured Wines: 2018 JUSTIFICATION 2018 SAVANT 2018 Sunny’s Block* Order your tasting pack by Tuesday, December 8th and use promo code HOLIDAYS for free shipping! Please note – for legal reasons, we cannot ship this pack to the following states: AL, AR, DE, IN, KY, LA, MS, MT, NJ, OH, OK, RI, SC, UT, VT. *Sunny’s Block available in 375mL only Holiday Desserts Wine Pairing: Special Offer ENHANCE YOUR VIRTUAL TASTING WITH THESE DESSERT PAIRINGS FROM JUSTIN’S EXECUTIVE CHEF RACHEL HAGGSTROM DESSERT PAIRINGS AND RECIPES: 2018 JUSTIFICATION Caramel & Chocolate Turtle Tart, 2018 SAVANT Gingerbread Cookies, 2018 Sunny’s Block Coconut Cake

Alexander Valley Vineyards ~ Home Delivery Shipping Special

Home Delivery Offer Restrictions: Offer valid for wines shipped in the continental U.S. This offer does not apply to wines shipped to Alaska or Hawaii. Minimum order of 2 bottles to qualify for the $1 per bottle shipping on 750ml and 375ml bottles. Magnums are $2 per bottle, 3L are $4 per bottle. Wines packed in wood boxes are subject to additional shipping costs – see product for details. Each order will be charged a $1 processing fee. Monthly wine club shipments, prior orders or other special promotions excluded from this offer. This offer applies to orders placed today thru December 30, 2020.

Behind the Wines with Elaine Chukan Brown – “The Winemaker Sessions” (Final Episode)

The Winemaker Sessions” will welcome return guests from the “Behind the Wines” series, along with new faces from renowned California wine regions, to taste and discuss one another’s wines and share stories about trends, challenges and opportunities in 2020. The finale will be led by webinar host Elaine Chukan Brown and be an extended episode consisting of five segments, each running 20-25 minutes.

Alexander Valley Vineyards ~ Home Delivery Shipping Special

To encourage home delivery, order two or more bottles and we’ll ship for $1 per bottle plus $1 order processing fee. Home Delivery Offer Restrictions: Offer valid for wines shipped in the continental U.S. This offer does not apply to wines shipped to Alaska or Hawaii. Minimum order of 2 bottles to qualify for the $1 per bottle shipping on 750ml and 375ml bottles. Magnums are $2 per bottle, 3L are $4 per bottle. Wines packed in wood boxes are subject to additional shipping costs – see product for details. Each order will be charged a $1 processing fee. Monthly wine club shipments, prior orders or other special promotions excluded from this offer. This offer applies to orders placed today thru November 30, 2020.

JUSTIN Thanksgiving Virtual Wine Tasting: Special Offer

Join Justin Baldwin and JUSTIN Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom for a pre-Thanksgiving virtual wine tasting with three exceptional wines paired with delicious holiday dishes prepared live. Featured Wines: 2019 Viognier 2017 TRILATERAL 2017 ISOSCELES Date & Time: Friday, November 20th at 6:00pm PST Where: Instagram Live – @JUSTINWINE or Facebook @JUSTINWINERY Order your tasting pack by Tuesday, November 17th and use promo code THANKSGIVING for free shipping! Please note – for legal reasons, we cannot ship this pack to the following states: AL, AR, DE, IN, KY, LA, MS, NJ, OH, OK, RI, UT. $156.00 RETAIL PRICE $124.80WINE SOCIETY PRICE For questions, please reach out to the JUSTIN Wine Society by phone at 805.591.3200 or at WINESOCIETY@nullJUSTINWINE.COM ENHANCE YOUR VIRTUAL TASTING WITH THESE FOOD PAIRINGS FROM JUSTIN’S EXECUTIVE CHEF RACHEL HAGGSTROM 2019 Viognier Brown Butter and Sage Roasted Cauliflower – RECIPE 2017 TRILATERAL Autumn Vegetable Stuffing – RECIPE 2017 ISOSCELES Oven-Roasted Prime Rib – RECIPE

Alpha Omega’s Giving Thanks Live Virtual Tasting

Alpha Omega’s Winemaker and Virtual Tasting Team lead this live, interactive virtual experience featuring two beautiful Alpha Omega wines and a premier culinary demonstration. 25% of all proceeds from the virtual event will be donated to the Napa Valley Community Foundation’s Disaster Relief Fund for wildfires to assist those affected by the LNU Lightning Complex Fires and the Glass Fire. Sign up with friends and get ready for a virtual tasting experience like no other. Sign up deadline is December 4, 2020 to allow ample time for wines to be shipped to participants.

“Behind the Wines: The Harvest Sessions” with Elaine Chukan Brown

Wine Institute’s California Wine Export Program will conclude its “Behind the Wines” webinar series with “The Harvest Sessions,” a unique trio of episodes, moderated by host Elaine Chukan Brown, to give a behind the scenes look at the 2020 vintage across the Golden State. In part two of the Harvest Sessions, Elaine will sit down with sparkling wine producers producers, Scott Caraccioli of Caraccioli Cellars in Monterey County and Michael Cruse of Cruse Wine Co. in the North Coast. The two will bring different perspectives on approaches to sparkling wine production: a family-owned, traditional method sparkling wine house sourcing fruit exclusively from the cool Santa Lucia Highlands and a more contemporary operation that produces traditional method sparkling and Pét-Nat from atypical varieties such as Valdiguié and St. Laurent, sourced from all over the North Coast. Register here: https://bit.ly/register-for-behind-the-wines.

“Behind the Wines: The Harvest Sessions” with Elaine Chukan Brown

Wine Institute’s California Wine Export Program will conclude its “Behind the Wines” webinar series with “The Harvest Sessions,” a unique trio of episodes, moderated by host Elaine Chukan Brown, to give a behind the scenes look at the 2020 vintage across the Golden State. Elaine and guests Steve Matthaisson, winemaker and owner of Matthiasson Wines and Tendu, and Beth Forrestal, Assistant Professor of Viticulture and Enology at University of California, Davis, will give an on-the-ground look at what factors were at play during the harvest season in the North Coast and provide perspective on their impact on vintage overall. Register here: https://bit.ly/register-for-behind-the-wines.

“Behind the Wines: The Harvest Sessions” with Elaine Chukan Brown

Wine Institute’s California Wine Export Program concludes its “Behind the Wines” webinar series with “The Harvest Sessions,” a unique trio of episodes, moderated by host Elaine Chukan Brown, to give a behind the scenes look at the 2020 vintage across the Golden State. Elaine starts the harvest tour in the Central Coast, getting a behind the scenes look at the harvest with two producers who together demonstrate the diversity of terroirs, grape varieties, and wine styles produced in this region: Graham Tatomer of Tatomer and Tyler Thomas, winemaker at Dierberg and Star Lane. Register here: https://bit.ly/register-for-behind-the-wines.

Behind the Wines with Elaine Chukan Brown, Ep. 28 – Featuring Dan Petroski, Winemaker, Larkmead and Massican

In this episode of the Behind the Wines webinar series with Elaine Chukan Brown, Elaine and Dan will take a look at the wide spectrum of styles Napa Valley has to offer: from classic Napa Cabernet house to the cool, new wave producer of high acid whites. The two will also discuss Dan’s experimental vineyard at Larkmead, testing a mix of varieties from all over the world to see how they grow in the northern Napa Valley as part of his response to climate change.

Halloween Family Friendly Wine & Pizza Night – October 30th

It’s Pizza Night! Join us for a night of Halloween fun at Bricoleur Vineyards. Halloween Family Friendly Wine & Pizza Night! Join us for a Halloween themed evening full of excitement and delicious wine and food! Party at Bricoleur Vineyards with spooky treats, a costume contest, pumpkins, and more! Our chef Shane McAnelly is firing up the pizza oven and creating three different delicious pizza options to choose from, along with a fresh salad using lettuces and vegetables grown in our estate garden. Come enjoy the beauty of Bricoleur Vineyards and kick off your weekend with us! Purchase Tickets Here: https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/family-friendly-wine-pizza-night-october-30th

2020 GALA HARVEST VIRTUAL WINE TASTING

Participate in our Harvest celebration from the comfort of your own home. On Saturday, October 17th at 2:00pm PDT, join Founder Justin Baldwin and JUSTIN Master Sommelier Joe Spellman for an in-depth tasting and discussion on our 2016 Reserve Tempranillo, 2017 Reserve Malbec, and 2017 Trilateral. $151.00 RETAIL PRICE $120.80 WINE SOCIETY PRICE” Available to purchase on our website: Please note – for legal reasons, we cannot ship this pack to the following states: AL, AR, DE, IN, KY, LA, MS, NJ, OH, OK, RI, UT. Shipments include a chill pack to protect the wines during the summer months for up to 3 days during shipment. We recommend that our Midwest and East Coast participants choose an expedited shipping option.

JUSTIN GALA HARVEST SEMINAR

Join our JUSTIN Sommelier and Wine Educator Jim Gerakaris for an immersive and educational seminar featuring our four latest vintages of ISOSCELES Reserve (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015). General Admission Tickets: $150 Per Person (excludes tax) Wine Society and IR Members: $120 (excludes tax) Limited seats are available. To reserve, call or email concierge: PH: 805-591-3224, Email: concierge@nulljustinwine.com

JUSTIN GALA HARVEST DINNER

Join us on the restaurant patio and celebrate the bounty of the harvest season with a fall-inspired 4-course menu prepared by JUSTIN’s Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom, accompanied by a premium wine pairing. General Admission Tickets: $250 (excludes tax and gratuity) Wine Society and IR Members: $200 (excludes tax and gratuity)” Limited seats are available. To reserve, call or email concierge: PH: 805-591-3224, Email: concierge@nulljustinwine.com

Taste of Howell Mountain at HOME!

TICKET LEVELS: Complimentary Howell Mountain Access – $0 Admission ticket includes: Access to on-line bidding and broadcast of Live Auction close out. Level 1 – HOWELL MOUNTAIN AVA FOUNDERS & GENERATIONS WEBINAR – $50 • Howell Mountain logoed six-bottle wine tote and Howell Mountain logoed wine key • Access to on-line bidding Level 2 – VIRTUAL WINE TASTINGS | TASTE OF HOWELL MOUNTAIN at HOME – $150 – $425 Admission ticket includes: • Virtual Online Tasting for one household with one Howell Mountain winery, with anywhere from 1 to 4-750ml bottles of their Howell Mountain wine shipped to you in advance of the tasting. • ALL virtual tastings take place on Saturday, October 24 from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. PST in advance of the online Live Auction beginning at 3:00 p.m. PST • Howell Mountain logoed six-bottle wine tote and Howell Mountain logoed wine key • Access to on-line bidding

Sunday Social Club Supper

A virtual event. Sunday supper is a time for multiple generations of friends and family to gather around the table to a special meal. We’re offering a chance to decompress and prepare for the upcoming week with a Virtual Sunday Social Club Supper, with a menu designed by a special guest chef! RSVP here as soon as possible; an ingredients list will be emailed to guests a week in advance: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkf-moqzsvEtN1BGU7BYktB4ozl7-Gr0jH

The Life of a Grape: A Harvest Experience

A virtual event. From the vineyards to the crush pad to the winery interior, there are many steps our estate grown grapes take on their way to becoming Emeritus wine. You are cordially invited to join them on this Life of a Grape tour, with Maia as your host to walk you through the process of the harvest at our estate vineyards!  Watch the dawn harvest without having to wake up that early; haul grapes down Pinot Hill without getting your good hiking boots dirty; crush grapes without need for worrying about stains! RSVP here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ofu2vrzMpHNSEZQNEBtR5KEU4tyZau2rd

Virtual Wine Tasting with Buena Vista Winery and the Count Himself

We are celebrating California Wine Month throughout September! Join the Count of Buena Vista on Facebook LIVE as he tastes through a selection of wines that highlight the very best of California winemaking: Count’s Selection Pinot Gris, Otelia’s Selection Pinot Noir, Attila’s Selection Zinfandel and the Sheriff of Buena Vista Red Blend. Purchase these wines and taste along with the Count! https://store.buenavistawinery.com/SHOP.AMS?LEVEL=BOT&PART=NBVGP171

Sip Happens…

The Aloft Dublin-Pleasanton offers a wide array of modern amenities and technology, meant to make each stay unique. We are located just 15-20 minutes from over 40 boutique wineries in the Livermore Valley Wine region. This package includes a bottle of local favorite, Wente Wines, a $25 Uber credit to get you to your first destination, and of course, an overnight stay in one of our spacious rooms or suites. At the end of your day, relax in our heated pool or whirlpool. At our WXYZ Lounge enjoy craft cocktails, local wines & beers plus delicious food. Fully equipped with essentials like a pool table, bocce court, corn toss, and a fire pit in our backyard, your stay will be one to remember.