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Special Invite: Big Basin Spring Release Party

  • Apr 26, 2014 · 11:00 AM
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This is a special exclusive invite for the Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Tasters to attend this awesome event usually given to their wine club members.

As you remember, we had a tour of this winery and Matt really enjoyed our group. He has offered us special pricing to attend this event. Instead of $40, we have been invited for $25 (including handing/taxes/etc).

This special event includes:

Live Music
Vineyard Tours
Live Painting by Matt Jones (artist who does our labels)
Small bites prepared by Chef Mark Gallagher

.......and a  tasting the following wines:
2013 GSM Rosé - very little remains
2011 Homestead Block Roussanne (Estate)
2012 Monterey County Pinot Noir
2011 Lester Family Vineyard Pinot Noir
2010 Old Corral Syrah Syrah (Estate)
2010 Rattlesnake Rock Syrah Syrah (Estate)
2011 Grizzly (Estate/Gabilan Mtns) - preview tasting
2009 Frenchies Ranch Syrah (Estate) - preview tasting

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  • vickie w.

    It was great fun and great wine once again at Big Basin! Great crowd and Matt is very hospitable.

    2 · April 27, 2014

  • Andrew

    Thanks for a really pleasant experience! The tour of the plantings was special. I'll work on identifying granite as opposed to iron in the character of the wines.
    I didn't know the group had arrived until picture taking time. I'll look for the name tags and get one next time.

    1 · April 27, 2014

  • Rob L.

    Hi Everyone..Looks like everyone had a great time and the day worked out well. I wish I could have been there with you all to partake in some great wine, music and hospitality by Matt and the Big Basin Winery ...... Many thanks to Rick and Stacey for co-hosting the event and helping each and everyone there come together..................... Just one note: I would ask - as part of this group - and esp as a regular in this group - that you wear name tags when requested. They are not meant to help you nor is is about you ! They are meant to provide our guests attending for the first time a non-threatening way to find people in our group and give them an opening into conversation with us. Selfless acts like these is what makes us a great group ! Thanks for your cooperation in this matter going forward !

    1 · April 27, 2014

  • sue

    Very enjoyable day!

    2 · April 27, 2014

  • Stacey

    What a beautiful day....good interesting people... also got a chance to meet some new people:)....and of course the amazing wine....Matt treated us well...

    3 · April 26, 2014

    • Rob L.

      Thank you for your help Stacey..

      April 26, 2014

  • Rick H.

    One of my favorite wineries in the Santa Crux Mountains. Also, so many great people that enjoy great wine attended the Big Basin Spring Release party.

    4 · April 26, 2014

    • Rob L.

      Thanks for you help today and taking some great pictures..

      April 26, 2014

  • Kaylin W.

    It was a fun day hanging out at BB and sharing some nice wines with you all. I enjoyed the vineyard tour.

    1 · April 26, 2014

  • Sylvia H.

    The Big Release Party was great. The wine was great as always, the food and music were good as was the art. It was a fun time.

    3 · April 26, 2014

  • Judy

    Great wine, good tour, cool music, nice people.

    3 · April 26, 2014

  • Paul M.

    When is everyone going? I plan to be there at the opening at 11 am.

    April 25, 2014

  • Rickie

    Hi Rob, just wondering how I will pick up my ticket, as I will be coming from LG area. Is there a "Will Call" area?

    April 13, 2014

    • Rob L.

      Please print out tickets from meetup "print ticket" menu and take to event.

      1 · April 14, 2014

    • Rickie

      Cool~ thanks Rob for the clarification!

      April 14, 2014

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