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Malbec Makes for a Perfect Pairing

Villa del Monte 2013 Malbec is reviewed in the latest issue of Good Times Santa Cruz.  Our Malbec is a single-varietal, single-vineyard wine from the warm weather Paicines AVA in San Benito County. We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on March 25 and 26. Come on by to taste …

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Open for Wine Tasting and Honey Sales

We will be open for wine tasting and wine club sign ups from noon to 5 pm on September 26 and 27. Make plans now to visit the winery, located at 23076 Summit Road in Los Gatos, to taste a selection of our award-winning wines. On both days, we will also be selling local Santa …

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April 2013 Wine Club Shipment

We’ll be open from noon to 5 pm tomorrow (April 28) for wine tasting and wine club pickups. Along with wine tasting, you can also taste some delicious wine-infused chocolates from Monterey Chocolate Company in Santa Cruz. They created three chocolates, with the same base recipe, and then infused the 54% organic and fair trade …

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Open for Wine Tasting on April 27 and 28

Mark your calendar for April 27 and 28. We will be open for wine tasting and wine club pick ups from noon to 5 pm on both days. Not a club member yet?  No worries, you can sign up at the winery if you want — you’ll get substantial discounts on your purchases! The wine …

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New Varietals, New Vineyards, New Releases

March is right around the corner and that means our new releases are just about ready for wine tasting.  New releases include: 2006 Merlot Reserve Carneros Moon Vineyard 2009 Merlot Dessert Wine Carneros Moon Vineyard* 2010 Cabernet Santa Cruz Mountains 2010 Cabernet Santa Cruz Mountains LindHill Vineyard** 2010 Malbec Paicines Pedregal Vineyard*** 2010 Merlot Reserve …

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What is Malbec?

Many wine drinkers have heard of Malbec. Some have even tasted Malbec. But, put to the test, many wine drinkers do not know much about the Malbec grape.  Malbec is one of the five grapes used in Bordeaux wines. The other four grapes are Cabernet, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Petite Verdot. While it is often …

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Happy New Year from Villa del Monte Winery

At Villa del Monte Winery, we are looking forward to 2013 as we will be releasing several new wines for your enjoyment.  “We are excited to introduce some new vineyards that showcase the Santa Cruz Mountains, such as William Vincent in the Summit Road area and LindHill in the Lexington hills,” says winemaker John Overstreet.  …

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Villa del Monte Winery July Newsletter

Did you receive our July newsletter? If not, be sure to check it out so you can read about: our wine and chocolate tasting on July 28 and 29 the recent Wine Club shipment upcoming bottlings events finding our wine in San Mateo County and more! As always, our newsletter pairs well with a glass of Villa …

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