Essential Harvest Events in Wine Country
Harvest is in full swing here in California Wine Country. Celebrations and special tastings are popping up all across the Napa and Sonoma valleys. If you live in the area or are planning a trip, here are some of the events that we’re RSVPing to this season:
Summer of Love Celebration
Saturday, September 30, 11am – 4pm
The 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love is here! Get groovy at B.R. Cohn and celebrate in 60’s style. Come as you were (or how you would have been). Daisy chains, paisley, bell bottoms and fringe! There will be prizes for the most authentic hair and threads.
- Hang loose with a glass of B.R. Cohn wine
- Rocking live music by Creatures of Habit and Chick Jagger
- Outta sight food by Cousins Maine Lobster, Croques and Toques and fresh Tomales Bay oysters
- Admission is free!
Sonoma Extra Virgin Festival
Saturday & Sunday, November 4 & 5, 11am to 4pm
Celebrate Sonoma’s olive harvest at B.R. Cohn Winery and Olive Oil Company where multiple olive oil producers and purveyors will gather to share their wares. Spend an amazing weekend discovering and celebrating this ancient fruit.
- View the hand harvest of heritage olive trees
- Sample & savor the olive oils, food items and products of local producers
- Enjoy the annual Blessing of the Olives
- Let cooking demonstrations and cookbook authors inspire you
- Listen to the music, enjoy the food and drink the wine
- Admission is $20 and includes a glass of B.R. Cohn wine
Follow all of the events at B.R. Cohn here.
Autumn Chef Series Dinner Menus
Saturday, October 21st and Saturday, October 28th
Chef John Toulze will feature farm-to-table fare prepared out of the Viansa Sonoma wood-fired oven, and served in wine-paired courses on our picturesque terrace. Enjoy the dramatic views and setting sun over the vineyards and the stunning Sonoma Valley while you dine on a sumptuous local menu prepared exclusively to pair with Viansa Sonoma’s wines. This is a food and wine experience not to be missed.
Follow all of the events at Viansa Sonoma here.
Fridays in October
Clos Pegase will be opening up large formats of their Hommage Cabernet Sauvignon as an additional wine to accompany our flight. These large formats will include library vintages to showcase how well their wines age. $30pp/complimentary for wine club members.
Saturdays in November
Visit Clos Pegase for a four-year vertical tasting of their Hommage Cabernet Sauvignon Wine paired with cheese and charcuterie. $50pp/complimentary for wine club members (up to 2 guests).
Follow all of the events at Clos Pegase here.
Chardonnay and Crab
Saturdays in November, 11am-1pm
In celebration of the opening of Dungeness crab season on the Sonoma Coast, visit the Sonoma Coast Vineyards tasting room for a crab snack and chardonnay splash. $25pp/complimentary for wine club members up to 2 guests.
Follow all of the events at Sonoma Coast Vineyards here.
Taste & Treat
Tuesdays and Thursdays in October
Discover your perfect wine and chocolate duo with a flight of four Cosentino wines each paired with a local artisan chocolate. $40pp/complimentary for wine club members (up to four guests).
Fridays in November, 5-7pm
Sit fireside and taste through a flight of Cosentino fall favorites accompanied by a savory or sweet treat. $30pp/complimentary for wine club members (up to four guests).
Follow all of the events at Cosentino Winery here.
Blind Tasting in the Cellar
Saturday, October 7th & 21st, 3-5pm
Come test your skills when you swirl, sniff and sample some of your favorite Swanson wines.
Vertical Library Tasting in the Cellar
Saturday, November 4th & 18th, 3-5pm
Explore the rich history of Swanson winemaking through an exclusive flight of library wines.
Follow all of the events at Swanson Vineyards here.
Sundays in October, 10am-12:30pm
Visit Delectus for a glass of “Mine,” their coveted sparkling wine and try their signature Mimosa, the Napa Sunrise. $20pp/complimentary for wine club members (up to four guests).
Saturdays in November, 11am-1pm
Stop into the Delectus tasting room to try their flight of holiday essentials, their must haves for the upcoming festive season. Each week will feature a different holiday bite and recipe card paired with Delectus wines. $45pp/complimentary for wine club members (up to four guests).
Follow all of the events at Delectus Winery here.