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WOW Sebastopol - West of West Wine Festival
Friday 31 - Sunday 2 August, 2015
The “WOW” Wine festival is the ultimate wine destination weekend bringing together the exceptional West Sonoma Coast wines along with the laid back culture, local cuisine and the majestic beauty of West County, Sonoma Coast all under one gorgeous tent at Sebastopol’s The Barlow.
The wine festival celebrates its fifth year with a new Opening Night Ceremony with a Whole Hog BBQ, a stellar global Chardonnay seminar moderated by Bloomberg wine writer Elin McCoy, a study of the terroir of Freestone and Occidental seminar, a visit to the epic Taylor Lane – home to some of West County’s famed vineyards, access to the VIP Grand Tasting and an invite to the Saturday night celebration party catered by award winning Stark &Co. featuring West County favorites such as a local oyster bar followed by porchetta carved tableside, halibut cheeks, Dungeness crab, fennel sofrito and many more specialties from our region.
The Grand Dinner will be paired with a selection of fabulous library and reserve wines brought by our distinguished vintner guests.
“All Weekend Access” pass is priced $595 and can be purchased starting on Monday, May 4th. Please note, we have LIMITED availability of the All Weekend Access Pass and it is suggested that you purchase the pass early if you want to participate in the Saturday Grand Dinner and Seminars.
This special destination wine weekend is held at Sebastopol’s The Barlow, a home to food producers, wine makers, brewers, distillers and artists that uniquely connects small artisan producers with the greater community of local and visiting consumers.
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Wind to Wine - Petaluma Gap Wine Festival
Saturday 8 - Saturday 8 August, 2015
Don’t miss this chance to taste some of the Petaluma Gap’s finest Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah at the inaugural WIND to WINE Festival at the Sheraton Petaluma on August 8th. We anticipate selling out, so book your tickets today! Taste wines from dozens of Petaluma Gap wineries and vineyards. Learn what it really means to taste The Gap. Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Alliance
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS*
11:00 am VIP Seminar
Noon VIP Early Access to Grand Tasting
12:30 – 2pm VIP Buffet Lunch
1pm – 4pm GRAND TASTING General Admittance
2pm – 4pm VIP Access to Elite Wine Lounge
Use promo code: W2WSJRN
And get 10% off ticket prices.
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Family Winemakers San Francisco
Sunday 16 - Sunday 16 August, 2015
2015 San Francisco Tasting
Family Winemakers will host its 25th anniversary tasting on August 16, 2015 at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco. The Palace was the site of our original tasting in 1991. The Sunday tasting is a one day event of award-winning small, family-owned wineries from across California. Great Wine—A Family Tradition.
Imagine the opportunity to taste over 500 wines offered by 125 wineries. If you can’t get to wine country let them come to you! Whether you’re adding to your wine list, retail shelves or your private cellar, this is an opportunity to Taste California!
Use the link below to buy tickets. Consumer tickets are $85. Trade and media complimentary registration is open now.
Use Code: FWMSOJOURN
to receive a 10% savings on tickets
Taste of Sonoma - Wine Country Weekend
Saturday 5 - Saturday 5 September, 2015
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 11:00AM TO 4:00PM
MACMURRAY ESTATE VINEYARDS, HEALDSBURG
Immerse yourself in the food and wine culture of Sonoma County at Taste of Sonoma at MacMurray Estate Vineyards. Kate MacMurray invites you to enjoy an afternoon of strolling through the historic MacMurray Estate Vineyards property while sipping and savoring the very best of Sonoma County’s rich wines and delectable cuisine.
With more than 200 wineries pouring thousands of wines, and over 60 local chefs whipping up divine pairings, Taste of Sonoma at MacMurray Estate Vineyards delivers a once-in-a-lifetime experience for oenophiles and foodies alike. Informative and entertaining wine seminars, lively cooking demonstrations and so much more make for an enchanting afternoon enjoying the best of Sonoma County living. Named one of the “10 Best Wine and Food Events in the United States” by Celebrated Living magazine, Taste of Sonoma is a coveted ticket — Get yours before they sell out!
GENERAL ADMISSION BUY NOW
$165 per person
$195 per person for Grand Reserve
VISA SIGNATURE CARDHOLDERS VISA SIGNATURE BUY NOW
$135 for General Admission - Limit 4 tickets per cardholder
$175 for Grand Reserve - Limit 4 tickets per cardholder
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Pinot on the River
Sunday 25 - Sunday 25 October, 2015
A day of Pinot Noir on the Healdsburg Plaza
100 Wineries pouring their best Pinot Noir.
Pinot On The River is a fun filled weekend of Pinot Noir, in the beautiful Russian River Valley town of Healdsburg, Ca. Sit with the winemakers and other Pinot-loving consumers as we focus on limited production West Coast Pinot Noirs.
Join us for Sunday’s Pinot Noir Grand Tasting, with over 100 wineries plus guest Artisan Food Vendors all on the downtown Healdsburg Plaza Square, it’s a Sonoma County wine weekend you won’t want to miss.
11 a.m. to 12 noon - Grand Tasting Opens - Artisanal Pinot Noir Grand Tasting Early access.
12 noon to 4 p.m. - Artisanal Pinot Noir Grand Tasting - General Admission
Taste current releases, special bottlings and library wines from 100 top Pinot producers from up and down the West Coast at this “full immersion” walkaround tasting.
3PM Judges will award “Special Achievement in Pinot Noir” Trophies.
3:30 Giant check Presentation to Boys & Girls Clubs
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