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Happy International Tempranillo Day! If you're looking for some recommendations, check out this article from the Wine Curmudgeon!
Or look for a nearby event at internationaltempranilloday.com!
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!).
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!
550G of 2013 Verdejo for Sale
Sustainably farmed in Clarksburg and dominated by notes of bright tropical fruit and a touch of minerality. It's a great wine (either on its own or as part of a blend)...we've just got more than we need for our own program. Email Rick Taylor, winemaker (firstname.lastname@example.org) for the particulars.
This year’s event will highlight Tempranillo’s aging potential with a Kickoff Seminar from 12-1:30 pm comparing pairs of Aged and New Tempranillos from the same vintner. See one of the reasons why Tempranillo is the fastest growing variety worldwide!
This one-of-a-kind seminar will feature pioneer vintners pulling aged Tempranillos from their cellars to pair with their current release wines. Vintner panelists will share their thoughts on this noble variety while tasting guests on delicious aged Tempranillos. The session will be moderated by Stuart Spencer, owner and winemaker of St.Amant Winery and President of TAPAS. Tickets are $95 and include early admission to the consumer tasting.