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Malbec Makes for a Perfect Pairing

Villa del Monte 2013 Malbec is reviewed in the latest issue of Good Times Santa Cruz.  Our Malbec is a single-varietal, single-vineyard wine from the warm weather Paicines AVA in San Benito County. We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on March 25 and 26. Come on by to taste …

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Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook Restaurant

We hope you can join us for Winemaker Wednesday at the wonderful Shadowbrook Restaurant in Capitola on Wednesday, March 15. 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 Tasting, Wine Club, and Local Honey

We will be open for wine tasting and wine club pick ups from noon to 5 pm on November 19 and 20. Make plans now to visit the winery, located at 23076 Summit Road in Los Gatos, to taste a selection of our award-winning wines. Over the weekend, we will be selling local Santa Cruz …

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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 October 29 and 30.  The Wine Club shipment includes one bottle each of: 2014 Pinot Noir Santa Cruz Mountains Clos de Madrone Vineyard 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Santa Cruz Mountains Villa Festa Vineyard 2010 Merlot Reserve Carneros Moon …

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2016 Harvest Begins

The 2016 harvest has started!  Every year is different, with weather being a big determinant as to when harvest starts and which grapes ripen first.  The El Niño rains from earlier this year have resulted in higher yields than in 2015 (thank goodness!) and, so far, the grapes seem to be consistently balanced and flavorful. …

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Open for Wine Tasting on August 27 and 28

We will be open for wine tasting on August 27 and 28.  We will be pouring a selection of wines from noon to 5 pm on both days.  Wine tasting is $5 per person, waived with a purchase.  Wine tasting is free for wine club members. We will also be selling local Santa Cruz Mountains …

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Wine Tasting, Honey, and Chocolate

We will be open for wine tasting and wine club sign ups from noon to 5 pm on July 30 and 31.  Make plans now to visit the winery, located at 23076 Summit Road in Los Gatos, to taste a selection of our award-winning wines. On Saturday, July 30, we will be selling local Santa …

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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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