2016 Special Experiences
Introducing our Wine iQ Series:
Plan to take part in our new Wine iQ education series, developed jointly with Karen MacNeil, who is the best-selling author of The Wine Bible and the only American to have won every major wine award given in the English language. This uniquely immersive set of experiences has been designed to spark your wine knowledge in a relaxed setting here at Quintessa.
August 21 | "The Personality of Wine" | 2 - 4 pm
Understanding the Classic Varieties with famed author of The Wine Bible,
There are more than 5000 varieties of grapes, just a few of which are considered the world’s global classics. In this in-depth workshop, you’ll examine the comparative personalities of four of the world’s leading varieties—cabernet sauvignon, pinot noir, chardonnay, and sauvignon blanc. You’ll learn the characteristics of aroma and flavor that professionals look for from each of these grape superstars.
$175 per member | $225 for non-members* | each iQ Series is limited to 20 guests
Late Summer and Fall Wine iQ Series Dates & Subjects:
September 10 and October 16 | "The Ultimate Harvest" -
Experience the Magic When a Vintage Begins
November 19 | "What Makes Great Wine Great" - A Special Workshop with Karen MacNeil
December 3 | "Inside the Mind of the Winemaker" - A Behind-the-Scenes Experience of How Great Cabernet Sauvignon is Conceived
Contact Lorena or Gaby at 707-286-2730 to confirm reservations for our Wine iQ Series
Celebrate Quintessa's 2016 Harvest | Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 | 12 - 3 pm
Vineyard Circle Members, reservations are open to you and your guests, and we look forward to sharing spectacular wines, local artisanal food, live music and wonderful company, as well as a toast to the 2016 Vintage.
$200 per Vineyard Circle member | $250 per non-member
Contact Kelly at 707-200-2560 to confirm your reservations for our 2016 Harvest Celebration.