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Villa del Monte Food and Wine Pairing in Soquel

Join us on Tuesday, October 21 at Michael’s on Main in Soquel for their Caribbean Cuisine Food and Wine Pairing.  They will be pairing Villa del Monte wines with a menu of Island specialties, including: Jerk Chicken Caliloo greens Plantains and more Music will be provided by Ken Constable.  Please call the restaurant at 831-479-9777 …

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Harvest Festival

Make plans to visit Villa del Monte Winery during The Summit Wineries Harvest Festival.   On October 4 and 5, The Summit Wineries, a wine trail consisting of five wineries in the Summit Road vicinity in Los Gatos, will host special tastings*. Villa del Monte Winery will be open from noon to 5 pm on both October …

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Open for Wine Tasting on September 27 and 28

Fall has arrived, bringing slightly cooler weather and significantly less traffic on Highway 17!  This is the perfect time to visit Villa del Monte Winery. We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on both Saturday and Sunday (September 27 and 28).  If you visit us, ask for a peek inside …

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This Week’s Winery Happenings: Crush, Press, Taste, Repeat

We are looking forward to a busy week of harvesting, crushing, pressing, and, of course, wine tasting. Tomorrow, we will harvest and crush Cabernet Sauvignon from the LindHill Viineyard, located at about 2250 feet elevation above Lexington Dam near downtown Los Gatos.  Located above the fog line, the vineyard gets full sun so the grapes …

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Downtown Campbell Wine Walk returns on September 17

Meet Villa del Monte winemakers, Neil and John, and taste a selection of our wines at the Downtown Campbell Fall Wine Walk on Wednesday, September 17.   We will be pouring at Rocket Fizz, a candy shop located at the corner of E. Campbell Avenue and 2nd Street.  The wine walk will run from 5 pm …

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Capitola Art and Wine Festival on September 13 and 14

We are thrilled to be participating in the 32nd Annual Capitola Art and Wine Festival in Capitola Village on September 13 and 14.  This will be our first time at this festival which features live entertainment, a kid’s craft area, more than 160 artists, 20+ Santa Cruz Mountains wineries, and about a dozen local food vendors. …

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Open for wine tasting on August 30 and 31

Labor Day, the symbolic end of summer, is quickly approaching.  Be sure to plan time in your schedule for a visit with us.  Villa del Monte Winery (23076 Summit Road in Los Gatos) will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on August 30 and 31.  We will have a selection of …

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Stroll the Alameda Wine Tasting Event in San Jose

Villa del Monte Winery will be participating in the 4th Annual Stroll the Alameda from 2 to 5 pm on Sunday, August 24 near downtown San Jose.  Wineries will be paired with local businesses during this event which is sponsored by the Shasta/Hanchett Park Neighborhood Association in conjunction with the Alameda Business Association. You’ll find …

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Getting Ready for the 2014 Grape Harvest at Villa del Monte Winery

We spent the weekend getting the winery organized for our upcoming bottling extravaganza.  If all goes as planned, we will bottle 1200 cases of Cabernet, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Pinot next weekend.  A big thank you in advance to our winery helpers!  After we finish bottling, we will be ready to receive this year’s harvest. The …

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Open for Wine Tasting on July 26 and 27

The dog days of summer are here.  The warm weather and the long days make this a perfect time for wine tasting.  Be sure to include Villa del Monte Winery in your plans!  We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on July 26 and 27.  We will have a selection …

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