Join Mike Perlis and me as we once again traverse the Rhone valley…via Los Angeles and our own rhone-producing friends! The venue, the food pairings and the winemakers all come together to present a very classy event, that just happens to highlight rhone blends. Whether you are new to rhones and didn’t even know that you were already drinking them (think Syrah) or already love them, we guarantee you will get a lot from this event. Here is a list of wineries to help you decide:
Adelaida, Alta Colina, Andrew Murray Vineyards, Anglim, Bonny Doon, Calcareous, Caliza, Clavo Cellars, Conway Family Wines, Cornerstone, Curtis Winery, Derby Wine Estates, Donelan Wines, Eberle Winery, Ecluse Wines, Edward Sellars Epiphany, Fess Parker, Frick, Halter Ranch, Holly’s Hill, J. Lohr, Jada, JK Wine Co – Katin & Arada, Kaleidos, Martian Ranch, Michael-David, Niner Wine Estates, Ortman Family, Pas Mahle, Pomar Junction, Qupe, Stolpman, Tablas Creek, Tercero, Treana, Venteux Vineyards, Vina Robles, Waterbrook and Zaca Mesa.
RHONE RANGERS WINE TASTING – SUNDAY, AUGUST 7
Discover over 200 wines and meet 40 winemakers all under one roof, and right in your own backyard . . .
Mark your calendar for a terrific tasting of American Rhone varietal wines at a very special venue. Taste over 200 wines from 40+ wineries at Hollywood’s most advanced digital arts studio (where Hollywood celebs get their photos taken).
We’ll be at Pier 59 Studios West, 2415 Michigan Ave in Santa Monica, on Sunday August 7 from 2 – 5 p.m. The studios are normally closed to the public, so this is your chance to get a peek inside.
General Admission Tickets, $45. Get tickets here.
VIP Tickets, $75. We also are making available a limited pool of 50 VIP tickets, which allow early entry starting at 12 Noon, and give the serious wine aficionado the opportunity to taste elbow to elbow with our trade guests including a star-studden list of sommeliers, wine writers, and members of the wholesale and retail trade.
Pier 59 Studios West, 2415 Michigan Ave in Santa Monica, on Sunday August 7 from 2 – 5 p.m.
Click here for more information or call 800-467-0163
RHONES ON THE RANGE
PS: if you can’t make it to the Los Angeles tasting event, then please consider heading north to Templeton for RHONES ON THE RANGE, Saturday, August 13, 6 p.m. at Pomar Junction Winery. This is a “browsing dinner” with small bites accompanied by wines from the Paso Robles chapter member wineries. Tickets are $65 and can be purchased online.