Friday evening, August 16 | 5:00 to 8:00 pm Barn Party at Foley Winery A casual evening with 30 winemakers pouring large format and library wines. BBQ prepared by Anthony Endy, executive chef at the Alisal Guest Ranch. Toe tapping music by The T-bone Ramblers.
Saturday Morning, August 17 | 9:30 am to 1:30 pm Speed Tasting and Lunch with a Winemaker at Peake Ranch Winery An up close and personal speed dating-style format with 8 winemakers. Gourmet wood-fired pizzas by Bello Forno.
Saturday Evening, August 17 | 5:00 to 8:00 pm at La Purisima Mission in Lompoc A celebration of Sta. Rita Hills featuring over 40 wineries and sizzling local chefs and farmers. A great evening of chillin' and grillin'! Info on tickets, shuttles, member events and lodging here.
Ever wonder why large format bottles age more slowly than traditional 750 ml bottles? Join Ken for this fascinating comparative tasting featuring side by side samples of four older vintages from our library in both 750 ml and 1.5 L magnum sizes. Wines include 2008 Carcassachi Pinot Noir, 2010 Clos Pepe Pinot Noir, 2005 A Cuvée Syrah and 2015 Sauvignon Blanc. $45 per person/$35 for wine club members (limit 2 tickets per customer). Cancellations cannot be accepted less than 72 hours prior to event. Limited to 40 guests. To reserve your spot, email john@kenbrownwines or call 805-688-9400.