Tag Archives | Syrah

Sip this Syrah!

  The 2009 Villa del Monte Syrah Pasha Vineyard is this week’s Santa Cruz Sentinel Sip of the Week.  Perfect timing since this wine pairs so nicely with turkey, herb stuffing, and holiday roast. The 2009 Syrah Pasha Vineyard  is 100% Syrah, grown on a small vineyard in Santa Clara Valley.  The wine is available […]

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Open for tastings this weekend

We will be open for tastings from noon to 5 pm today and tomorrow.   We’ll be tasting our latest releases, and we will have all the important c-words: cheese, crackers, chocolate, and candy canes.  And if wine tasting isn’t enough to get you into a festive mood, we will have music from a local musician […]

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Taste Syrah, Merlot, Pinot, and more at Villa del Monte Winery

Villa del Monte Syrah We had a great time at the Saratoga Holiday Wine Stroll last week.  We met a lot of wine lovers and heard many positive comments about our wine.  In his article A Delightful Saratoga Wine Stroll, Steve Ferree, San Jose Wine Examiner for examiner.com, describes our 2009 Syrah Santa Clara Valley as “absolutely […]

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Winemaker Favorites for Thanksgiving

John Overstreet and Neil Perrelli, our winemakers, share their favorite Thanksgiving dishes and wine pairings.  “We are fortunate that we can be at the beach within about 20 minutes of leaving the winery so my favorite Thanksgiving meal includes Dungeness Crab, eaten on the beach, around a fire, with good friends.  The 2010 Villa del Monte […]

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Wine tasting in Half Moon Bay

Looking for something fun to do on Saturday?  We will be pouring at the Half Moon Bay Food & Wine Fare on Saturday, November 5.  This food and wine event will be held at the Oceana Hotel and Spa Harbor Village Shops in Half Moon Bay.  You can buy a wine glass for $5 and […]

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A Celebration of the Fall Bounty

The Fall harvest is nearly done. While the grapes ferment, it is a great time to try out some new recipes. Susan Ward Tarner, host of a featured cooking show on Helena Civic Television called Cooking with Susan, Slow Food, Montana Style, has paired the October 2011 Villa del Monte Wine Club selections with some of […]

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Join us for our Harvest Festival on October 1 and 2

Make plans to visit Villa del Monte Winery during  The Summit Wineries Harvest Festival weekend!  On October 1 and 2, The Summit Wineries*, a wine trail consisting of five wineries in the Summit Road vicinity in Los Gatos, will host special tastings in celebration of the 2011 harvest. Villa del Monte Winery will be open […]

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Villa del Monte Winery September Newsletter

Did you receive our September newsletter?  If not, be sure to check it out so you can read about  the October wine club shipment, recent awards, and upcoming events.  And, if you’re thirsty, remember that our newsletter pairs well with a glass of any Villa del Monte wine.  Happy reading!

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Wine Tasting Events for the Lazy Days of Summer

Walk, shop, sail.  There are so many fun ways to taste Villa del Monte wines during the late summer!  Hope you can join us at one of our upcoming August events. Thursday, August 25: First Annual Willow Glen Wine Walk Sponsored by the Willow Glen Business Association, this event will feature shopping and wine tasting […]

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Bottlings!

Today was a busy day full of sparging, filling, corking, etc. as we bottled: 2009 Merlot Carneros Moon Vineyard 2010 Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains Regan Vineyard 2009 Syrah Pasha Vineyard 2010 Syrah Rosé Pasha Vineyard We will offer tastes of these wines during the late summer and will begin shipping them in the fall.  […]

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