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Events

Vineyard Tours    SyrahTour1small
Next tours:

  • Saturday, Sept. 14
  • Additional dates to be scheduled in October depending on harvest

Take in the dramatic views over the mountains to Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay and enjoy a beautiful Summer day in the vineyard. We invite you to enjoy the vineyard and experience the new vintage! 

About the tours:  We are open 11:00-3:00.     Please contact Mary at mary@munsvineyard.com or 408-234-2079 to make a reservation if you would like to come and I will send you additional information and directions. Space is limited. Our summer tastings are filling up and we may not be able to take late reservations.  

Note: Tastings are outdoors and are dependent on conducive weather. In the event of unanticipated inclement weather, we may need to cancel.

If you are not currently on our email list to find out about scheduled dates please contact Mary at mary@munsvineyard to be added to the list, or return to this page to find out when additional dates are scheduled.

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Wednesday, September 11:  Flights and Bites at Persephone Restaurant, Aptos

Join Ed and Mary for a delicious and inventive Flights & Bites featuring three Muns Vineyard Pinot Noirs (2 oz. pours) paired with three special bites prepared by Chef Cori. Chef Cori started at Cabrillo College Culinary School and then went on to the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco to hone her skills.

*Purple Potato Chip with Salmon Mousse*

Muns Vineyard 2011 Pinot Noir

*Duck Nuggets with Smoked Paprika Mayonesa*

Muns Vineyard 2012 Pinot Noir

*Almond Pastry with Macerated Plums & Mint Oil*

Muns Vineyard 2009 Pinot Noir

$25

Reservations recommended.  And check out the full dinner menu.

Persephone specializes in fresh, seasonal, local foods and wines. Reservations recommended. Persephone Restaurant,7945 Soquel Dr.,Aptos. 831-612-6511; persephonerestaurant.com. On Facebook here

 

 

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Sunday, September 22:  Taste of Los Gatos

Enjoy delicious “tastes” including samplings from your favorite fine restaurants, premium wines from local wineries – including Muns Vineyard – delectable sweets, specialty coffee and more from your favorite local eateries. Stroll the grounds of a magnificent private estate. Explore and participate in the interactive police exhibits showcased at the event.

Taste of Los Gatos is a benefit for the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department hosted by the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Foundation.

Find  more information about the event here on the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Foundation website.

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Saturday, October 5: Gourmet Grazing on the Green, Aptos Village Park

Grazing on the Green is one of our favorite wine and food events. It’s a fabulous day of gourmet food from local restaurants, fine local wine – including Muns Vineyard! craft beer, and live music. A fundraiser for the Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group. Advance tickets, $65. For tickets and more information, see the SCCBG website here

 

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Thursday, October 10:  Signature Chefs Auction for March of Dimes, at the Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara

Signature Chefs is a culinary showcase featuring the South Bay’s top culinary masters pairing with local wines – including Muns Vineyard.  Enjoy a unique food experience. Each tasting is thoughtfully created to tantalize the palate and highlight the chef’s unique and exceptional talents. Amidst a lively party atmosphere and exciting entertainment, guests will enjoy exquisite cuisine, spirited cocktails and enticing auction packages. This is a benefit to raise funds for the March of Dimes campaign to end premature births. 6pm at The Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara. Sponsorships and individual tickets available. For more information and tickets, see the March of Dimes website here

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Saturday, November 16: Passport Day – find us at Vino Locale in Palo Alto, 12:00-4:00

Vino Locale is our tasting room for the day during Passport. We pour a vertical of our Pinots (plus our Syrah), so this is a  real treat if you want to catch up on earlier vintages. Bring your Passport if you have one – and if you don’t have a Passport, don’t worry – come in and join us regardless. We would love to see you. No charge with Passport; $10 tasting fee without Passport. Passports, $75, are available from the SCMWA here, and are good for one year at all participating locations. You can now choose to purchase through a mobile app (see the SCMWA website). We will also have a limited number of the Passport booklets available for sale at Vino Locale on Passport Day.  Vino Locale is a wine bar and restaurant in an historic old Victorian. Plan on lunch at Vino Locale.  Vino Locale431 Kipling St., Palo Alto   650-328-0450

 

 

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Mark Your Calendar for These Additional Upcoming Events in 2019:

  • Nov. 10:  Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk
  • Nov. 16:  Passport Day 
  • Dec. 18: Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook
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Previous Events, 2019 

Feb. 23: Tasting at Vino Locale at the Wharf, Santa Cruz

May 19: Silicon Valley Wine Auction 

June 1: Date Night Los Gatos

June 19-Aug. 23: Jazz on the Plazz, Los Gatos

June 23: Los Gatos Plein Air 

Aug. 24:  Taste of the Mountains at Enoteca La Storia, San Jose

Sept. 8: Harvest Dinner, Benefit for Hospice Santa Cruz

Sept. 11:  Flights & Bites at Persephone Restaurant, Aptos

Sept. 22: Taste of Los Gatos

 

January, April, July, November: Passport Day

 

Previous Events, 2018

March 29: Winemaker Dinner at HOME Restaurant

April 18: Winemaker Meet & Greet at VinoCruz

April 22: A Bigger Bash fundraiser for the New Museum Los Gatos

May 12:  Saratoga Wine Stroll

May 13:  Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk

May 19:  Stanford Grad Alumni Day

May 19:  Silicon Valley Wine Auction Dinner Reception

May 20:  Silicon Valley Wine Auction Grand Tasting at Villa Montalvo

June 13 – Aug. 22: Jazz on the Plazz

Sept. 16:  Taste of Los Gatos

Sept. 22:  Eat Drink Los Gatos/Fall Wine Walk

Oct. 6:  Gourmet Grazing on the Green, Aptos

Nov. 1:  Stanford Wine Society Tasting

Nov. 8: Signature Chefs Auction, March of Dimes 

Nov. 11: Downtown Santa Cruz Fall Wine Walk

Dec. 19: Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook

January, April, July, November: Passport Day

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Previous Events, 2017:

January, April, July, November: Passport Day

April 22: Los Gatos Wine Walk

May 7:  Santa Cruz Downtown Wine Walk

May 21:  Silicon Valley Wine Auction

June 17:  Los Gatos Plein Air Art & Wine

Wednesdays June 21 – Aug. 23:  Jazz on the Plazz, Los Gatos

Aug. 29:  49ers Foundation Fundraiser at Levi’s Stadium

Sept. 10:  Taste of Los Gatos

Sept. 23:  Eat Drink Los Gatos (the Fall Wine Walk)

October 7:  Gourmet Grazing on the Green, Aptos

October 13 & 15:  Pinot Paradise & Pinot Pathway

November 12:  March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction

December 13: Winemaker Wednesday at Shadowbrook Restaurant, Capitola

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