follow the nuevo spanish wine trail!

thanks to our survey respondents

Heidi Stine
 
February 7, 2015 | Heidi Stine

welcome vara wines

TAPAS is pleased to welcome Vara Wines, our first member from New Mexico.  Based in Albuquerque, they''re sourcing grapes from others while waiting for their New Mexico plantings of Spanish varieties to mature. 

Heidi Stine
 
February 1, 2015 | Heidi Stine

congratulations dos cabezas!

TAPAS members Kelly and Todd Bostock of Dos Cabezas WineWorks are featured in "Winemakers to Watch 2015: Meet our 10 rising-star vintners," an article by the San Francisco Chronicle's Jon Bonné.  Their fellow Arizona winemakers Sand-Reckoner Vineyards and Caduceus Cellars are also mentioned, along with Mike Roth, former winemaker at Martian Ranch & Vineyard in Los Alamos, CA.  This is the first year that any non-California winemakers have been included in this Top 10 list. Congratulations Todd & Kelly!  

Heidi Stine
 
January 29, 2015 | Heidi Stine

welcome new members

TAPAS welcomes two new members!

Heidi Stine
 
November 13, 2014 | Heidi Stine

happy international tempranillo day!

Happy International Tempranillo Day!  If you're looking for some recommendations, check out this article from the Wine Curmudgeon!

12 wines for International Tempranillo Day

Or look for a nearby event at internationaltempranilloday.com

Heidi Stine
 
November 12, 2014 | Heidi Stine

tempranillo rising in washington

Check out this article from Great Northwest Wine featuring Tempranillo producers in Washington State! 

Heidi Stine
 
November 4, 2014 | Heidi Stine

live video tasting this wednesday

In honor of International Tempranillo Day on November 13th, the Lodi Winegrape Commission is hosting a live video tasting featuring five delicious wines from the historically rich and diverse Lodi winegrowing region! 
They'll be featuring five unique Tempranillo wines from the Lodi Appellation.  TAPAS President Stuart Spencer (Owner and Winemaker at St.Amant Winery) will be hosting this fascinating look at Tempranillo with Rick Taylor, Owner and Winemaker of Riaza Wines and a member of the TAPAS Board. 

Catch the action online at cca.yourbrandlive.com/c/tempranilloday on Wednesday, November 5 from 5-6 pm Pacific time (yes, it's about a week early - let's get the discussion started!).   


 

Time Posted: Nov 4, 2014 at 7:28 PM
Heidi Stine
 
November 3, 2014 | Heidi Stine

welcome calaveras county! and tempranillo day events

Welcome to our newest Amigo member, the Calaveras Winegrape Alliance!

Weisinger Family Winery in Ashland, OR will be celebrating International Tempranillo Day with a free vertical flight of their Tempranilo.  Cheers!

Check out the other International Tempranillo Day events at internationaltempranilloday.com!  

Time Posted: Nov 3, 2014 at 6:32 PM
Heidi Stine
 
October 14, 2014 | Heidi Stine

welcome spangler vineyards

TAPAS welcomes our newest winery member, Spangler Vineyards in Roseburg, Oregon!

Don't forget International Tempranillo Day - coming November 13!  Contact us to submit an event listing. 

Heidi Stine
 
August 7, 2014 | Heidi Stine

3 tons of albariƱo grapes for sale

Ron Silva of Silvaspoons Vineyards (Galt, CA) has 3 tons of Albariño grapes for sale. 

Contact him at ronsilva AT jps DOT net. 

Heidi Stine
 
July 22, 2014 | Heidi Stine

welcome new member

Welcome to our newest member, Hat Ranch Winery in Caldwell, Idaho!

P.S. Mark your calendars for April 26, 2015 - our eighth annual Grand Wine Tasting in San Francisco!

Time Posted: Jul 22, 2014 at 5:06 PM