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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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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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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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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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2011 Vintner’s Select Wins a Medal

We are pleased to announce that Villa del Monte 2011 Vintner’s Select won a Silver medal at the 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. This is our first red blend, made by combining two of our favorite wines, Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet Sauvignon and Carneros Merlot. The fruitiness and softness of the Merlot is balanced …

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Open for Wine Tasting on January 30 and 31

We will be open for wine tasting from noon to 5 pm on January 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. Be sure to taste our first blend, Vintner’s Select. By combining Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet …

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