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2016 Wine Grape Crop

Villa del Monte winemakers John and Neil say that the grapes are ripening quite nicely.  The grapes seem to like this year’s weather pattern of heavy El Niño storms followed by warm summer days with a bit of fog cover in the morning hours.  We’ll keep you posted as the growing season progresses.

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Open for Passport Day on July 16

We will be open for Passport Day from noon to 5 pm on July 16.  You can find us at 23076 Summit Road in Los Gatos.  We will have a variety of wines for you to sample, with the focus being on grapes from our local Santa Cruz Mountains AVA.  

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Wine Tasting in the Santa Cruz Mountains?

If you are not yet familiar with the wonderful local wineries and wine tasting opportunities in the Santa Cruz Mountains, you are in luck!  July 16 is the next Santa Cruz Mountains Passport Day.  Since 1993, the Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association has held Passport Days to introduce and to celebrate the Santa Cruz Mountains …

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Solstice on the Summit 2016

On June 18 and 19, The Summit Wineries, a wine trail of five wineries in the Summit Road vicinity in Los Gatos, will host festivities to commemorate the summer solstice. You can buy a Solstice on the Summit event wine glass for $25 and enjoy complimentary wine tasting at these wineries from noon to 5 …

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May 7 Saratoga Wine Stroll Experience

Are you looking for a fun activity for Mother’s Day weekend?  Head over to Saratoga Village for the Saratoga Wine Stroll Experience.  Stroll through the village from 2:30 to 6 pm on Saturday, May 7 and enjoy an afternoon tasting wine, listening to music, and snacking on gourmet treats.   Be sure to get your …

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Wine Tasting and Wine Club Pick Ups

We will be open for wine tasting and wine club pick ups from noon to 5 pm on April 23 and 24.  The April Wine Club shipment includes one bottle each of:     2012 Cabernet Santa Cruz Mountains LindHill Vineyard     2011 Syrah Santa Clara Valley Pasha Vineyard     2013 Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains …

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Spring Wine Tasting Events

Read our latest newsletter to find out about upcoming wine tasting events: Passport Days Downtown Campbell Wine Walk Wine Club pick ups Wine tasting at the winery and more! It is going to be a fun Spring!

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Villa del Monte Zinfandel Debuts at We Olive in Los Gatos

We are thrilled that We Olive in Los Gatos now carries Villa del Monte wine. We Olive is a relatively new gourmet shop and wine bar in downtown Los Gatos. You can now order our 2011 Zinfandel Dessert Wine, from the Moniz Vineyard in Santa Clara Valley, by the glass or by the bottle. The …

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March 16 Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook

We hope you can join us for Winemaker Wednesday at the wonderful Shadowbrook Restaurant in Capitola on Wednesday, March 16. 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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Wine Lover’s Weekend with Villa del Monte Winery

We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on February 13 and 14, and we hope you will be able to visit us to taste a selection of wines, including the award-winning 2011 Vintner’s Select. In honor of the holiday weekend, if you wear red, we will waive your tasting fee. …

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