Holiday gift ideas from Villa del Monte Winery

Still looking for that ideal gift?  Villa del Monte Winery has several fine suggestions: 1.  A bottle (or two!) of Villa del Monte wine These wines are currently available: – 2009 Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains – 2009 Chardonnay Quenneville Vineyard – 2009 Syrah Rosé Pasha Vineyards – 2009 Pinot Noir Reserve Santa Cruz Mountains – …

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Holiday gift ideas from Villa del Monte Winery

December is nearly half gone.  How is your holiday shopping?  Have you had it with trying to find a parking space at the mall?  Is the line at the mall coffee shop testing your patience?  Are you frustrated that you can find everything in size 2XL and nothing in size Medium?  If so, you need …

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Villa del Monte Winery will be in Santa Cruz tomorrow

Villa del Monte Winery is honored to pour wine at The Real Superheroes Alumni Event at the Seymour Center in Santa Cruz. This event celebrates the entire staff of 3PENS teachers, who recently won the United Way Community Heroes Award.  Congratulations to all!  We look forward to toasting all of the teachers in person tomorrow, …

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Personalized wine labels from Villa del Monte Winery

Looking for the ideal party favor for an upcoming event?  Want a unique client gift to thank top accounts and customers?   Planning a family reunion and want to serve something delicious and customized?  Need a wine to serve at a celebration, such as a wedding, a significant anniversary, or a graduation?  Consider bottles of wine …

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Villa del Monte Winery November Newsletter

We sent the Villa del Monte November Newsletter to our subscribers last month. In case you didn’t get it, you can sign up to receive the next quarterly newsletter, which we will send in February.  It goes well with a glass of Villa del Monte Winery 2009 Santa Cruz Mountains Chardonnay.  Happy reading!

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Thanksgiving food and wine pairing

Are you entertaining for the holidays?  Greet your guests with a glass of Villa del Monte Chardonnay to sip as they mingle and catch up with family and friends.  For the main course – typically turkey, pork, or a vegetarian entrée – our Pinot is a great choice since the low acidity and low tannins will not …

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Villa del Monte Winery settles in for the winter

We had our first big storm last night—hail, thunder, lightning, low temps, several inches of rain, and a light dusting of snow across the peaks.  Hard to believe that this same microclimate saw temperatures of 100 degrees and more shortly before harvest—just in time to give a beautiful finishing touch and perfect balance of acid, …

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Saratoga Village Holiday Wine Stroll

Forget the mall on Black Friday!  Do your shopping with a glass of wine in hand!  Villa del Monte wine, that is.  Tickets are on sale now for the first ever Holiday Wine Stroll in downtown Saratoga, where you can shop in a relaxed atmosphere while sipping a glass of Villa del Monte wine and strolling through …

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Vineyard Math

During harvest, we are often asked math questions.  How many tons of grapes come from an acre of vineyard?  How many bottles of wine come from a ton of grapes?  If Peter picked a peck of pickled peppers, how many… Ok, just joking about that last one. But, seriously, we hear the first two questions …

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