AhhhÃ¢â‚¬Â¦everyone here at CB is looking forward to the Memorial Day weekend coming up. The blue skies and warm weather set the perfect stage for a weekend in the spectacular Napa Valley. Here are a few events that will certainly help you unwind!
Saturday, May 26th
- The Miner Family Winery will be unveiling its 2004 Miner Benedetto Signature Series Cabernet Sauvignon during the intermission of a live Jazz concert featuring Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Benedetto PlayersÃ¢â‚¬Â. Prior to the show, enjoy a cheese and wine reception inside the wineryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s cave. Delicious hand made chocolates will be served during the release to accentuate the flavors of the wine. The event overlooks the beautiful vineyards and has limited seating. 6:30pm at 7850 Silverado Trail, Oakville. (800) 366-9463 ext 25. Cost: $65.
- Hall Winery will be releasing its 2006 Rose. Enjoy the beautiful day while sitting on a beach blanket (provided by the winery) and listening to the carefree music of a steel drum band. No RSVP required! 10 am Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 5:30 pm at 401 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena. (707) 967-2620. Cost: $10 includes wine tasting and entertainment, free for wine club members.
Saturday, May 26th and Sunday, May 27th
- Chateau Potelle Winery will be having a Memorial Day Cookout this weekend. Relax under the Napa sun and enjoy BBQ and wine tastings. No RSVP needed! DonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t forget to ask what “VGS” means! 11 am Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 5 pm at 3875 Mt. Vedeer Road, Napa. (707) 255-9440. Cost: $20 per person, free for wine club members.
- Beringer Vineyards will be hosting a special tasting in front of Ã¢â‚¬Å“Our Historic WineryÃ¢â‚¬Â. Guests will receive a wine glass etched with the wineryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s logo and a tasting of four refreshing white wines that are perfect for the summer! Live entertainment will also be provided. 1 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 5 pm at 2000 Main Street, St. Helena. (707) 963-8989 ext. 2130. Cost $15 per person.
Cheers everyone! Enjoy!