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Education—Sonoma Appellation Series, Russian River

We're really on a roll with the Sonoma Appellation Series! Gary Farrell Winery did a great job of hosting a packed room of Hospitality Professionals from Sonoma, Napa and even San Francisco, eager to learn the unique offerings of the the Russian River appellation. Thanks to our great panel: Susan Reed, Winemaker, Gary Farrell Winery [...]

By | June 28th, 2012|Educational Events, Member Profile|0 Comments

Research Day in Sonoma

Valley of the Moon Winery Valley of the Moon Winery has a rich history in Sonoma County and has documented encounters with such greats as Jack London and indigenous Indian groups. There have been even been arrow heads found on the property! The Sonoma Creek backs up against the property, so it is easy to [...]

By | February 28th, 2012|Member Profile, Research Days|0 Comments

CANVAS Connect at Beaulieu Vineyards

CANVAS did MARTI GRAS!!! It was another amazing CANVAS Connect event for hospitality professionals at one of Napa Valley's most renowned wineries, Beaulieu Vineyards! It is an extraordinary experience to see people having a great time and also expanding, and reinforcing, their network. Last night's Mardi Gras celebration was a true example of that. We [...]

By | February 21st, 2012|Member Profile, Social Networking Events|0 Comments

CANVAS Connect at Gordon Huether Gallery

It just keeps getting better and Better! - What an extraordinary group of people attended the CANVAS Connect Tuesday night! Gordon Huether was such an amazing host. Even giving 250 of us a wonderful signature glass tile, each unique! And wow, the comments we got about the food were over the top! C Casa, Grapevine [...]

By | January 17th, 2012|Member Profile, Social Networking Events|0 Comments

“Taste of South America” at Cornerstone Sonoma

Guests came together on the gorgeous grounds of Cornerstone Sonoma for "A Taste of South America." We enjoyed an evening of amazing Caprihaina and Pisco cocktails as well as delicious wines from Cornerstone inhabitants, Keating and Meadowcroft Wines. Hog Island Oysters set up an oyster bar which paired perfectly with our summer drink selections. To [...]

By | July 19th, 2011|Member Profile, Social Networking Events|0 Comments

Quick Connect Sonoma at Landmark Vineyards

We are so pleased that our first Quick Connect event in Sonoma was such a fun success. The feedback we have been getting is absolutely wonderful and you can now start looking forward to the next one. For those of you who missed our Quick Connect in Sonoma, here is the plan. In one hour, [...]

By | July 12th, 2011|Member Profile, Social Networking Events|0 Comments

“Chardonnay & Croquet” at Sonoma-Cutrer Winery

With sunshine on our shoulders and a cool breeze floating our way, we were all enchanted while strolling the patio at Sonoma-Cutrer. What a picturesque setting with the backdrop of rolling vineyards and the pristine croquet fields. Our guests enjoyed world-class wines, fresh summer fare and friendly games of croquet as we enjoyed the music [...]

By | June 21st, 2011|Member Profile, Social Networking Events|0 Comments

Research Day in Napa

St. Helena Wine Tours and Platypus Tours provided transportation for the day and made sure we were all safe and comfortable during our travels! The wineries that were generous enough to host us were: Saddleback Vineyardswww.saddlebackcellars.comOur first stop of the day was Saddleback Cellars in Oakville. Owner Nils Venge earned his fame as the first [...]

By | June 15th, 2011|Member Profile, Research Days|0 Comments