NVWLA 2013 EVENTS
51st Annual Tasting “Winemakers Favorites”
Sunday, August 11th
5 pm to 7 pm
In the Grove at Silverado Resort & Spa, Napa
The Napa Valley Wine Library Association’s 51st Annual Tasting is “Winemaker’s Favorites” and features a special selection of wines individually chosen by the Vintners themselves. This year’s theme is sure to include some surprises! The wines selected may express a compelling characteristic, be a wonderful representative of a certain variety, or come from a special bottling. Our 51st Annual Tasting is an exceptional opportunity to taste incredible wines from nearly 100 Napa Valley wineries beneath the sheltering oaks of The Grove at Silverado Resort & Spa, Napa.
Antinori “Antica” Napa Valley Judd’s Hill Arns Keenan Winery Bacio Divino Cellars Krupp Brothers Ballentine Vineyards Lang + Reed Wine Company Mario Bazán Cellars Lobo Wines Beringer Brothers Long Meadow Ranch Winery Broman Cellars Louis M. Martini Winery CADE Estate Winery Madonna Estate Cafaro Cellars Mahoney Vineyards Cain Vineyard and Winery Monticello Vineyards Cakebread Cellars Mumm Napa Casa Nuestra Winery and Vineyards Newton Vineyard Caymus Vineyards Peju Ceja Vineyards Pride Mountain Vineyards Charles Krug Winery Reverie Winery Charnu Winery Robert Biale Vineyards VGS Chateau Potelle Robert Sinskey Vineyards Chimney Rock Winery Rocca Family Vine Clos du Val St. Supéry Estate Vineyards & Winery Corison Winery Saddleback Cellars Crocker & Starr Schramsberg Vineyards Dancing Hares Vineyard Storybook Mountain Vineyards Detert Family Vineyard Silverado Vineyards Domaine Chandon Spring Mountain Vin Freemark Abbey Winery Stags’ Leap Winery Green and Red Vineyard Stony Hill Grgich Hills Estate Teaderman Vineyards Hagafen Cellar Trinchero Napa Valley Heitz Wine Cellars Truchard Vineyards Hendry Varozza Vineyards Herb Lamb Vineyards Vin Roc The Hess Collection Vincent Arroyo Hunnicutt von Strasser Winery J. Davies Estate Whitehall Lane Winery Jericho Canyon Vineyard William Hill Estate Winery Jessup Cellars ZD Wines Joseph Phelps Vineyards
The Annual Tasting is free for all members. Membership is $80 or $85 the day of the tasting. To become a member and receive your invitation to the 51st Annual Tasting, please click the Membership tab.
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“Pairing Words and Wine” Winemaker’s Seminar
The Napa Valley Wine Library Association partners with the publisher of Rock & Vine to showcase fresh perspectives on the wine industry
This year’s Annual Winemaker’s Seminar offers a fresh take on the wine business featuring the next generation of wine professionals, including popular author Chelsea Prince, who will lead a panel of Millennial wine industry movers and shakers. The panel will feature subjects from Prince’s new book, Rock and Vine: Next Generation Changemakers in America’s Wine Country. The book reveals the lives and innovations of these new industry leaders. The panel discussions will showcase the insights and experiences of these trailblazers whose goals are to continue the legacy of Napa Valley and Sonoma wine regions.
"Pairing Words and Wine" Panel Participants Include:
- Chelsea Prince, Rock and Vine - www.rockandvinebook.com
- Angelina Mondavi, Dark Matter, Hundred Acre and One True Vine - www.darkmatterwines.com
- Danny Fay, Envolve Winery - www.envolvewinery.com
- Jordan Kivelstadt, Free Flow Wines & Kivelstadt Cellars - www.freeflowwines.com / www.kivelstadtcellars.com
- Tony Leonardini, BNA Wine Group - www.bnawinegroup.com
- Maggie Pramuk, Robert Biale Vineyards - www.robertbialevineyards.com
The “Pairing Words and Wine” Winemaker’s Seminar will be held on Saturday, August 10th, from 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. at the former location of COPIA, located at 500 First Street in Downtown Napa. The panel discussion will take place from 9 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. and will be followed by a special wine tasting and book signing with the author and panel participants, on the adjacent sycamore-shaded terrace, from 10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Lunch will take place at the nearby Oxbow Public Market, where attendees can spend their seminar-provided “Ox-Bucks” at the market’s many vendors and restaurants.
The Winemaker’s Seminar has limited availability and tickets are $95 for members and $105 for non-members. Rock and Vine books are available at a discount for $15 with advanced ticket purchases, or for $25 on-site at the event. Seminar tickets, with the book included, may be purchased for $110 for members and $120 for non-members.
Wine Tasting 101
New introductory wine tasting class.
Space is limited – available on a first come, first serve basis