Join Cabernet producers of the Santa Cruz Mountains at House Family Vineyards in Saratoga for a reserve tasting and wine harvest dinner. The evening begins with a wine reception and silent auction – taste new releases as well as rare and older vintages of Cabernet Sauvignon & Bordeaux varietals produced from the Santa Cruz Mountains American Viticulture Area (AVA) as you bid on exclusive wine lots. Following the reception, enjoy local farm-to-table cuisine while looking out on the lights of Silicon Valley. Participating Wineries: Bates Ranch Burrell School Vineyards Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards Dorcich Family Vineyards Eden Estate Wines Fernwood Cellars House Family Vineyards Kathryn Kennedy Left Bend Winery Lexington Wine Co. Mount Eden Vineyards Ridge Vineyards Woodside Vineyards
The Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association presents the Taste of the Mountains Wine Walk on Saturday, December 7 in Downtown Menlo Park from 1-4:30pm. All ticket proceeds from the event will benefit the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation. Enjoy wines from small, local boutique wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains poured in various designated tasting locations up and down Santa Cruz Avenue. Check in for your wristband, glass, and a map of the pouring locations – then enjoy an afternoon of tasting and discovering. Purchase your favorites from the bottle booth and stay downtown for a dinner or movie to follow!
Catch the Alastair Greene Duo on the Carr Winery patio this Friday evening! Enjoy Carr wines and empanadas from Buena Onda. Guitarist, singer, and songwriter Alastair Greene has been a mainstay of the Southern California music scene for close to three decades. He has released eight solo albums (including two live recordings and a compilation record), the most recent of which is “LIVE FROM THE 805.” The album was nominated for Rock Blues Album of the Year by Blues Blast Magazine in addition to being included on many “Best of 2018” year-end lists by multiple publications. Free admission, 21 and over.
Join us for an afternoon of delicious wines, live music by local artist Devin Welsh, and food available to purchase from The Pairing Knife food truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!
Experience an authentic Swiss Marketplace right here in Paso Robles, complete with traditional Swiss dishes served at stands strewn throughout our courtyard. Sip on Vina Robles estate wines while enjoying live music, and don’t miss the harvest stand where you can stomp a barrelful of freshly picked winegrapes!
Anderson Valley’s newest restaurant, the soon to be open Uneda Eat, will serve a dinner of local pork from their mobile wood fired oven on the Handley Cellars crushpad. Join proprietors Lulu and Scott, winemaker Randy, and more of the Handley Cellars family as we welcome in the 2019 vintage and enjoy the fruits of vintages past! Dinner will be paired with Handley wines, including a new release and your favorite single vineyard Pinots.
With over 68 events at the wineries this month, there’s definitely something you won’t want to miss! Our wineries have wonderful live music, fun painting workshops, yoga, movies and more!