Tag Archives | 2013 harvest

Villa del Monte Wine Futures

Last weekend, Villa del Monte Wine Club members had the opportunity to buy wine futures, by the case, at a 40% discount.  Buying wine futures refers to buying wine after it is made, but before it is bottled and labeled.  The wine will be held in the barrel at the winery for another year and …

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Villa del Monte Winery Harvest Report

We are deep in the 2013 harvest and so far we have crushed and pressed Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet and Pinot as well as Santa Clara Valley Zinfandel.  Today, we pressed Nebbiolo from the southern part of the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA and next week we will pick and press Malbec from Paicines and Merlot …

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Local wine tasting events

Along with crushing, punching down, and pressing, we are also pouring! Pouring at local wine events, that is.  Find us at these fun events this week: September 18 5-9 pm Campbell Wine Walk We will be at Rocket Fizz Candy Store 220 E Campbell Avenue Campbell September 19 6:30 pm Mercy High School Benefit: Wine …

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Are the grapes ready to be harvested?

At Villa del Monte Winery, we work closely with several well-known local growers and we manage a few vineyards in the Santa Cruz Mountains.  Although we do not own our own vineyards, we are still watching, testing, waiting, tasting, testing, and waiting a bit more for a triumvirate of signals that the grapes are ready …

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Villa del Monte August Newsletter

Did you receive our August newsletter?  Read about: 10% discount coupon (use code “Summer13″) Upcoming wine tasting dates Iris giveaway Winery happenings And more! As always, our newsletter pairs well with a glass of award-winning Villa del Monte wine!

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Wine Club Shipments are Almost Ready

Wine Club members will be able to pick up their shipments during our regular wine tasting hours of noon to 5 pm on April 27 and 28. If you ordered futures, we’ll have those ready too! Not a wine club member yet?  Come by for wine tasting on April 27 or 28 and you can …

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