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Pinot Days New York
Saturday 18 - Sunday 19 January, 2014
City Winery - Lower Westside, Manhattan
Featuring 40 Pinot producers from California, Oregon and New Zealand.
The Grand Tasting will showcase 40 phenomenal producers of pinot noir. Consumers will be able to sample up to 100 pinots from every important Pinot noir region, from the Russian River Valley to the Santa Rita Hills, Oregon to the Anderson Valley, Burgundy to New Zealand to the Sonoma Coast. Come to the City Winery to taste these highly acclaimed wines, meet the gifted and charming winemakers who create them, and experience the passion and romance that the pinot noir industry continues to embody. Discover and celebrate pinot noir in its many diverse styles, ranging from modern to earthy to elegant. Explore new producers, find wines you love, and become a pinot devotee if you are not one already. We call it Serious Fun. Come see for yourself.
Be sure top stop by Sojourn’s table and say hi to proprietor Craig Haserot…and ask for the “under the table” wines. See you in NYC!
Our code is SOJOURNNY14 for a 15% savings on the retail price of $75 for the Grand Festival and $120 for the VIP Tasting
Naples Winter Wine Festival
Thursday 23 - Saturday 25 January, 2014
This is the first year that Sojourn will participate in the exclusive Naples Winter Wine Festival. Guests plan their social calendars around attending this extraordinary event, flying in from all over the world. In fact, tickets often sell out before the RSVP deadline.
Join Sojourn on Thursday, January 23 from 6-10pm at the Chef & Vintner VIP Party. This is the official kick-off of the festival. Enjoy food, wine and friends to kick off the weekend a little early.
2014 Celebrate the Journey Auction, Saturday, January 25. Set on the Grand Lawn of the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, lunch will showcase the culinary talents of the Ritz chefs paired with the best wines from around the world. The journey continues as the bidding begins for exceptional wines, custom travel packages and one-of-a-kind treasures.
Saturday 8 - Saturday 8 February, 2014
The Sixth Annual Pasadena PinotFest - Grand & VIP Tasting
Altadena Country Club
Noir Food & Wine - The two week PinotFest is highlighted by the Grand Tasting event. Surrounded by the scenic San Gabriel Mountains, the Altadena Town & Country Club is the ideal setting for an afternoon of Sampling fine wines and gourmet goodies while enjoying the sounds of live jazz performances. Guests will have the opportunity to taste 200 wines from 100 leading Pinot producers in California, Oregon, New Zealand and France. Several of the showcased wines are exclusive to PinotFest and many of them are available for purchase at prices lower than most tasting room wines.
More information and tickets: http://www.pasadenapinotfest.com/Grand_Tasting-2013.html
Vinolivo Weekend - Grand Tasting
Friday 14 - Friday 14 February, 2014
Presented by The Lodge at Sonoma, VinOlivo is a gala celebration and feast for the senses! Enjoy all that Sonoma Valley wine country has to offer:
- Sip Sonoma Valley’s best wines as you get to know the personalities behind the wine
- Ignite your Taste Buds with Culinary Delights from more than 25 of Sonoma’s finest restaurateurs, caterers, and artisans
- Sample savory olives from the Olive Bar
- Enjoy the seductive Port Wines
- Experience the Pommes Frites and Sparkling Wine Bar
- Entertain your senses with one of the hottest DJs in town
Info and tickets: http://www.sonomavalleywine.com/displayEvent.asp?eventID=3265
Wine Spectator’s Best of the Best
Friday 21 - Friday 21 February, 2014
To create the best event during the best weekend of the year, SOBEWFF (South Beach Wine & Food Fest) rounded up 50 of the nation’s top chefs to showcase their most gourmet samplings to pair with wines rated 90 points or higher on Wine Spectator’s scale.
The Fontainebleau Miami Beach sets the perfect stage with its own blend of Golden Era glamour and modern luxury to host this grand walk-around affair where chic meets substance. Only proprietors and winemakers from each winery are invited to pour their top varietals so you can hear about how some of the world’s greatest vino makes it from their vineyards to your palate.
From aperitif to dessert, we’ll make sure your glass is decadently decanted and your plate is full of first-rate cuisine as you enjoy the legendary Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Sojourn will be there pouring our 93 point Home Ranch Vineyard, Sonoma Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, our 91 point Sangiacomo Vineyard Pinot noir and 90 point Russian River Valley Pinot noir.
Family Winemakers Pasadena
Sunday 9 - Sunday 9 March, 2014
Family Winemakers returns for its 11th tasting of small, family-owned wineries from across California. The Pasadena Tasting is open to trade and wine media, as well as consumers for the first time in the history of the event. Also featured for the first time will be the iSip Lounge for specially ticketed consumer who want to taste wine retailing for $75 or more.
New discoveries and old favorites—varietals you know and love, varietals you’ve never heard of—wineries from Mendocino to Temecula and every place in between. Taste California! There will be far too many wineries for you to visit them all, so plan your time. Use the list of participating wineries, the links to their web sites, and our Varietal Map to develop your tasting strategy.
Trade registration and consumer tickets start in January.
1-6 p.m. Open to qualified trade & media
3:30-6 p.m. Open to consumers
More info and tickets: http://www.familywinemakers.org/tastings/TastingsMain.cfm?TID=25
West of West - WOW Chicago
Wednesday 9 - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The West of West Wine “WOW” Festival is an unparalleled opportunity to experience the extraordinary wine, food and culture of the West Sonoma Coast. The Grand Tasting offers a stellar line up of more than 40 producers and growers pouring some of their most coveted and hard-to-find gems, all pure expressions of the West Sonoma Coast.
Location: City Winery
More info and tickets: http://www.westsonomacoast.com/west-of-west-festival/
Pinot Days Chicago
Saturday 26 - Saturday 26 April, 2014
7th Annual Pinot DAys Chicago Grand Festival
Saturday’s Grand Tasting will showcase 60 phenomenal producers of Pinot noir. Wine lovers will be able to sample up to 150 pinots from every important domestic Pinot noir region, from the Russian River Valley to Oregon, Carneros to the Santa Lucia Highlands, the Anderson Valley to the Sonoma Coast. Come taste the highly acclaimed wines, and talk with the gifted winemakers who create them. Attendees will have access to pinots previously unavailable in Illinois.
Stop by the Sojourn table to say hello to proprietor Craig Haserot and sip a few “under the table” wines.
Pinot Days San Francisco
Saturday 17 - Saturday 17 May, 2014
10th Annual Pinot Days San Francisco Grand Festival
Pinot Days San Francisco celebrates the amazing noble grape in all its gloriously diverse styles, and this year’s offering is more broad and complete than ever. 140 artisan winemakers representing every domestic pinot noir region will pour the fruits of their craft, each sharing their unique interpretation of pinot noir and the stories of their winemaking.
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