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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Did you receive our October Newsletter? Read about: Voting for your favorite winery (us?) Wine Club pick ups Upcoming wine tasting dates 2013 Harvest Winery happenings And more! As always, our newsletter pairs well with a glass of award-winning Villa del Monte wine!
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 […]
Make plans to visit Villa del Monte Winery during The Summit Wineries Harvest Festival. On October 5 and 6, The Summit Wineries, a wine trail consisting of five wineries in the Summit Road vicinity in Los Gatos, will host special tastings*. Villa del Monte Winery will be open from noon to 5 pm on both October […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
Since bottling is done (thanks again to our winery helpers) and harvest is still a few weeks away, our winemakers took advantage of the lull for a little bit of me-time. So, how does a winemaker spend a day off? Winemaker John entertained visiting family and made day trips to show off some of the […]
Did you receive our July newsletter? Read about: Summer wine tasting dates Local wine events Upcoming releases And more! As always, our newsletter pairs well with a glass of award-winning Villa del Monte wine!
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 […]