Our friends at Bowman Cellars host and are a part of a variety of incredible gatherings every year. There is always a unique event for everyone to enjoy - along with their favorite glass of wine in hand, of course. Harvest Card invites you to make the most of fall in Sonoma County by joining us and Bowman Cellars at several upcoming events. Sonoma County Harvest Fair Visit Bowman Cellars at the annual Sonoma County Harvest Fair on Friday, October 4, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, October 5, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This event is a local favorite! To learn more and reserve tickets, please click here. Wine and Food Affair Bowman Cellars is excited to be a part of the 21st annual Wine and Food Affair hosted by Wine Road! Stop by and say hello on November 2 and 3 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information about this event, please click here. Bowman Collective Fall Party Join
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Right at the heart of the Green Valley, Iron Horse Vineyards spans over 160 beautiful, cultivated acres of vines. The winery is known for its exquisite pinot noir, chardonnay, and sparkling wines that have won over Sonoma County. If you are interested in experiencing all that Iron Horse Vineyards has to offer, Harvest Card highly suggests visiting the tasting room! To create the best visits for their guests, Iron Horse Vineyards’ tastings are made by appointment. The winery offers a variety of tasting packages that are perfect for every occasion. Current offerings include: Tasting with a View Offered daily $30 per person, refunded with purchase Enjoy a flight of wine with a breathtaking view of Mt. St. Helena VIP Tour and Tasting Offered Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. $50 per person Experience a behind the scenes tour of the winery and enjoy a tasting of 5 reserve wines Winemaker Truck Tour Offered Mondays at 10 a.m. (not offered during harvest) $100 per person Spend time in the vineyard
Have you been looking for catering options in Santa Rosa? We have the perfect suggestion for you! One of our restaurant partners, Franchettis’s, offers full-service catering for a variety of event types and sizes. Whether you are planning a corporate meeting, rehearsal dinner, or birthday, Harvest Card is confident that Franchettis’ will deliver exceptional value and create a memorable dining experience. To get started with planning your event, please fill out this online catering form. The team will work with you to determine what is best for your budget, theme, and event logistics. With the Franchettis’ culinary team, your event will boast unique and seasonal California cuisine with a woodfired twist! If you still happen to be searching for a venue for your next celebration, consider renting the event space at Franchettis’. You will not only have a great space for your gathering, but you will still be able to enjoy the many delicious food options. If you are interested in learning more, please click here. For more
Owner and winemaker, Diane Wilson, has been passionate about the art of winemaking for years. It's evident that Wilson Winery continues to grow due to Diane’s dedication to the craft and to the business. The wines are known for expressing the remarkable character of the Dry Creek Valley, and the tasting room holds its own unique history. Continue reading to learn more about all that the winery has to offer. Visit the Tasting Room While reservations are required for groups of six or more, walk-ins are welcome daily from 11am-5pm! In addition to your Harvest Card benefits, Wilson Winery offers several incredible tasting packages to its guests. Join the Wine Club Once you’ve experienced all that Wilson Winery has to offer, you should definitely look into their comprehensive wine club! Benefits of joining the club include: Invitation to Members Only events 15-30% Discount on all wine purchases 10-20% Discount on all non-wine items Club discounts at the Calderwood Inn, the Grape Leaf Inn & Vineyard Houses Notification
A light, delicious alternative to European aperitifs, Jardesca impresses wine enthusiasts with its rich and refreshing taste. Jardesca California Aperitiva is made in Sonoma County, the heart of wine country, and offers a blend of three artisanal wines that are enlivened with 10 botanicals. The products are created to be served chilled, over ice, which makes it perfect for brunch and gatherings. Jardesca has a variety of incredible recipes, and we thought we’d share a few of our favorites with you. Jardesca Royale 3 oz Jardesca Red Aperitive 2 oz Champagne or Sparkling Wine 1 orange twist Serve chilled Jardesca Bristol Park 2 oz Jardesca White Aperitive 1 oz Vodka ½ oz Lemon ½ oz Simple Syrup Top with bitter lemon soda, garnish with fresh herbs and serve over ice Jardesca Berry Spritz 3 oz Jardesca White Aperitive Add 1 oz of your favorite prosecco Add a small handful of mixed berries Add a bruised mint leaf Serve over ice Jardesca Pineapple 3 oz Jardesca White Aperitive
It may seem unlikely that a family from Texas would open a winery in Northern California, but that’s exactly what happened. Roger Beery and his family had the vision to open a unique winery in honor of Roger’s great grandfather, J. Frank Cage. Cage was an avid outdoorsman and architect, and his passion for adventure and creativity was certainly passed down through generations. J. Cage Cellars was built upon a commitment to craftsmanship, and that is what will always make the business stand out. Use your Harvest Card benefits to experience J. Cage Cellars’ delightful wines. Please contact them if you have any questions concerning benefits at their winery. Two other options offer well-rounded tasting experiences: Charcuterie Board and Wine Tasting Presentation of hand-crafted wines paired with cheese, charcuterie, and chocolates Click here for more details and pricing Gourmet Picnic Lunch and Vineyard Tour Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch and tour of the Starscape Vineyard Click here for more details and pricing Harvest Card highly recommends that
Do you live for both adventure and wine? Harvest Card has the perfect event for you! Join us August 9-11 for a white water rafting trip and wine tasting experience of a lifetime. You’ll start the trip on Friday evening with a wine tasting reception featuring Iron Horse Vineyards & Winery, MacPhail Wines, Enriquez Estate Wines, and Russian River Vineyards. On Saturday and Sunday, you will enjoy rafting along the Middle and South Fork of the American River and additional wine tastings. On Friday and Saturday night, you will camp in the beautiful and tranquil outdoors. The investment for this unique experience is $545 per person. Please click here to order tickets and for more information. This package includes two nights of camping, two days of rafting, five meals and two extraordinary wine receptions on Friday night and Saturday night! You must be 21 years old, and you are required to bring your own supplies. Date and Time: Friday, August 9, 6:00 p.m. - Sunday, August 11,
The summer season is finally upon us and there are so many incredible things to do in wine country. Our friends at Bowman Cellars are definitely making the most of the season by offering a variety of events in Sonoma County. From pop-up dinners to wine tastings, there’s something exciting for everyone to do. Pop-Up Dinner: Chef Matteo of Chalkhill Cookery July 5 and August 2 | 5-9 p.m. Enjoy a unique plant-based meal experience created by Chef Matteo Silverman. He seeks fresh, seasonal ingredients that are local, organic, and sustainably grown. For tickets, please click here. Nellies Oysters and Tacos July 12 and August 9 | 4-8 p.m. Enjoy delicious oysters and tacos and sip on some wine during a relaxing evening at Bowman Cellars. Please RSVP here. Pop-Up Dinner: Samuel Kaminsky of Privi Napa July 19 | 5-9 p.m. Join other wine and food enthusiasts for a special meal prepared by Samuel Kaminsky paired with wine from Bowman Cellars. Please RSVP here. Ben and Ian
A popular winery in Healdsburg, Christopher Creek Winery offers delightful wines, stunning views, and accommodating service. To allow guests the opportunity to enjoy all its tasting room has to offer, Christopher Creek has three great tasting options available. Continue reading to learn more about these experiences offered at the winery. Tasting Options: Estate Tasting Enjoy a variety of award-winning wines while enjoying a fantastic view of the rolling hills and vineyards. Their flight of wines is bold and rich just like their hospitality. The experience lasts 45 minutes, can accommodate from 1 to 12 guests, and costs $20/person. Legacy Tasting During this tasting, you will be able to try award-winning, limited production Pinot Noirs directly from the barrel and enjoy a variety of our award-winning wines. The experience lasts 60 minutes, can accommodate from 1 to 8 guests, and costs $50/person. Ultimate Tasting Experience Enjoy the award-winning wines of Christopher Creek, try barrel tastings, a local selection of meats and cheeses, and, along with one of the
A popular Geyserville, California winery, Meeker always impresses with its incredible wines and welcoming atmosphere. Its tasting room is located in the heart of downtown in the 100-year-old bank building, with the original vault and near-original teller windows. The staff is knowledgable and always willing to assist guests to select the perfect wines. The tasting room is open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Harvest Card members are eligible to use their benefits. Otherwise, tastings are $15 per person and can be waived with any purchase. Please call (707) 431-2148 or email email@example.com to make a reservation. The stellar service and unique atmosphere create incredible experiences that can only be had at the Meeker Vineyard tasting room. For more information on the winery and tasting room, please check out Meeker’s website for more information. If you have questions for Harvest Card, please click here. Harvest Card hopes that you will visit the Meeker Vineyard tasting room very soon!