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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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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Villa del Monte Winery

Looking for the perfect wine to pair with corned beef and cabbage for your St. Patrick’s Day celebration? We’ve read several articles recommending Chardonnay or Pinot as the perfect accompaniment to the bold, salty flavors of corned beef. If you want to serve Villa del Monte wine, you can pick up a bottle (or two) […]

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Villa del Monte March Newsletter

Did you receive our March newsletter? Read about: Good Times “Best of Santa Cruz County” poll Upcoming wine tasting events Yappy hour at Tessora’s Barra di Vino  in Campbell And more! As always, our newsletter pairs well with a glass of award-winning Villa del Monte wine!

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Looking for Wine in all the Right Places

I just heard a radio ad for a big box liquor store that included the line, “Can’t you just get your wine from the grocery store?” Their opinion being that they offer a better shopping experience than a grocery store. However, our answer to this question would be “it depends.”  We are big advocates of […]

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Find our wines at Vinocruz in Santa Cruz

Vinocruz, right in the middle of downtown Santa Cruz, is a local wine bar that specializes in Santa Cruz Mountains AVA wines.  We are thrilled that they now carry several Villa del Monte wines: 2011 Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains 2011 Pinot Santa Cruz Mountains 2006 Merlot Reserve Carneros 2010 Cabernet Santa Cruz Mountains So, if […]

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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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What was in the November Villa del Monte Wine Club Shipment?

Inquiring minds want to know what the Villa del Monte Wine Club members already know! Just what was included in the November Wine Club shipment?  You may remember that our April 2012 shipment included four bottles of Villa del Monte wine and a delicious olive oil sample from The True Olive Connection in downtown Santa […]

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31st Union pairs well with Villa del Monte Merlot

31st Union, a new restaurant located in downtown San Mateo, offers Villa del Monte 2009 Merlot Reserve by the glass.  Specializing in locally sourced foods, 31st Union features “12-14 seasonally changing plates of comfort food.”  We think the Lamb Meatball Sliders, Bellwether Carmode Grilled Cheese, or the Grilled Hanger Steak would be especially delicious with our Merlot. […]

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Villa del Monte Chardonnay

Looking for a wine for Easter dinner, a Spring afternoon, or a gathering with friends?  If so, give our 2010 Villa del Monte Chardonnay a try!  Written up in Good Times Food & Wine as one of the top five white wines for the Spring quarter, this wine is available now at the winery, on […]

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Buying Villa del Monte Wine in the Santa Cruz area

Recently, at both the Santa Cruz Area Business Fair and the Coastal Home and Garden Show, we had hundreds of people asking, “Where can I buy your wine?”  But, as a small family-owned winery with limited production, we can only place our wine in so many places.  So, Santa Cruz area winelovers, we are answering […]

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