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April 18 Passport: Find us in San Carlos and Santa Cruz

Saturday, April 18 is Passport Day for the local Santa Cruz Mountains wineries.  Since our parking area is so small, we will be pouring at two different locations on April 18.  Winemaker Neil will be pouring a selection of our wines at Domenico Winery in San Carlos, while winemaker John pours at Dancing Creek Winery …

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Food and Wine Pairing at Michael’s on Main

Join us on Tuesday, April 7 at Michael’s on Main in Soquel for their Cassoulets of France Wine and Food Pairing.  Chef Michael will be pairing Villa del Monte wines with a menu featuring: Cassoulet (a traditional stew of beans and meat) Salad Nicoise Zucchini fritters Parsnip puree Banana Creme Brulee Music will be provided …

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Open for Wine Tasting on March 28 and 29

Villa del Monte Winery will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on both March 28 and 29.  We hope that you will come and celebrate Spring with us!  Our friends from Monterey Chocolates will be at the winery on both days so you will have a chance to taste wine-infused chocolates …

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Are you a Pinot Noir Lover?

Do you love all things Pinot?  If so, make plans to attend Pinot Paradise on Sunday, March 22 at the Mountain Winery in Saratoga, CA. Villa del Monte winemakers John and Neil will be pouring our 2012 Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains Regan Vineyard, a Wine Club favorite made from grapes from the Corralitos area. …

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Wine Tasting: Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook in Capitola

We hope you can join us at Winemaker Wednesday at the wonderful Shadowbrook Restaurant in Capitola on Wednesday, March 18. From 5 pm to 8 pm, Villa del Monte winemakers Neil and John will pour a flight of our wines in the Rock Room Bar. A complimentary hors d’oeuvre prepared by the Shadowbrook chefs will …

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Food and Wine Pairing in Soquel

Join us on Tuesday, March 10 at Michael’s on Main in Soquel for their Made in Corralitos Food and Wine Pairing.  They will be pairing Villa del Monte wines with a menu of local specialties, including: Jicama, sweet corn and cucumber salad with tequila lime dressing Fruit salad Balsamic pasta salad Potato salad Cheesy Bavarian …

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Villa del Monte Open for Wine Tastings on February 14 and 15

Make plans to visit Villa del Monte Winery during The Summit Wineries A Wine Lover’s Weekend.  On February 14 and 15,  The Summit Wineries, a wine trail consisting of five wineries in the Summit Road vicinity in Los Gatos, will host special tastings*. We will be open from noon to 5 pm on both days. Taste …

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Visit Villa del Monte Winery at the Downtown Campbell Wine Walk

Meet Villa del Monte winemakers, Neil and John, and taste a selection of our wines, including some of our recent award winners, at the Downtown Campbell Winter Wine Walk on Wednesday, February 11.   We will be pouring at Rocket Fizz, a candy shop located at the corner of E. Campbell Avenue and 2nd Street.  The …

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Villa del Monte wins big at the 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Villa del Monte Winery is pleased to announce that the 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition has awarded four medals to Villa del Monte wines: Gold Medal: 2012 Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains William Vincent Vineyard ($34/84 cases produced) Silver Medal: 2011 Cabernet Santa Cruz Mountains LindHill Vineyard ($38/116 cases produced) Bronze Medal: 2011 Syrah …

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Happy 2015

Happy New Year from Villa del Monte Winery.  We hope you have a fun and exciting year!  And, of course, we hope that you will plan time to come and visit us. We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on January 24 and 25.  For every bottle of wine purchased …

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