August 24th Deadline for 2021 Co-op Orders
September 18, 2021 10:30 Mastering Rose Panel Discussion Zoom Event
See newsletter for more details.
October 16, 2021 Octoberfest Celebration! Home of Jim and Pat Ford
November TBD Mastering White wines Zoom Event
Feb. 5 2022 Annual Membership meeting SLO Yacht Club Avila Beach 12-4pm
August 14th 2021 12-4 picknic/BBQ 500 Drum Canyon Rd, Los Alamos
$25 per person New York strip steak
A-L – bring a dessert M-Z – bring an appetizer Everyone – bring your best bottle of homemade wine or a commercial wine of your choice to share with the group in addition to any wine you may want to serve at your own table, wine glasses, and table settings. Plasticware will be provided if you forget yours. A lawn chair may also be handy.
June 26, 2021 Club Vineyard tour, see newsletter for details
CCHVA 2021 Zoom meeting January 30, 3 pm
Wine Evaluation Seminar April 29 2021 6:30 Zoom
Beckman 2018 Granche ane Opolo 2019 Roussan
Past events for 2020
January 25th, 2020 Avila Members Meeting at noon. current members
February 9th 2020 Tips with the Pros – Kaena Wines - Tasting with winemaker Mikael Sigouin, selfproclaimed "King of Grenache" at their winery facility located at 65 Los Padres Way, Buellton (off McMurry) . Cost $15pp. RSVP to Bill Buelow. 805-345-5982
February 27th, 2020 7 PM Wine Evaluation Seminar @ Lake Marie Clubhouse: 2327 Fallen Leaf Dr, Santa Maria, CA 93455 Wines of Bordeaux. Bring 1 Bottle, Red, White, or Rose for evaluation, bring 4 glasses.
March 15th, 2020 10AM Tips with the Pros - Turiya Wines with winemaker Angela Soleno who specializes in Bordeaux varietals and blends. Location in Lompoc. Cost
March 26 th, 7PM Wine Evaluation Seminar @ Lake Marie Clubhouse: Wines of Burgundy, Bring 1 Bottle, Red, White, or Rose for evaluation, bring 4 glasses. Canceled
April 17th 2020 (tentative) Deadline to enter wine in Mid State Fair
Postponed until further notice April 18 th 11am Tips with the Pros – Falcone Family Wines - “Tailgate Tasting” with winemakers John and Helen Falcone at their vineyard east of Templeton near Creston. Bordeaux Wines, Cost $20pp.
Cancelled April 30th, 20207PM Wine Evaluation Seminar @ Lake Marie Clubhouse: Rhone Valley Wines, Bring 1 Bottle, Red, White, or Rose for evaluation, bring 4 glasses.
May 20th,2020 Midnight Deadline to Enter Wine (online) in Santa Barbara County Fair Watch their website for updates
CancelledMay 9 2020, noon Spring Picnic and Wine Tasting at Shoemaker’s home with winemaker The price for admission is a pot luck dish. So bring your favorite pot luck dish and some of your home made (or commercial) wine to share. Guests are welcome. Don’t forget your wine glass! Parking is limited so carpool if possible. RSVP to Claire Shoemaker at email@example.com
CancelledMay 28th 2020, 7PM Wine Evaluation Seminar @ Lake Marie Clubhouse: Italian Varietals , Bring 1 Bottle, Red, White, or Rose for evaluation, bring 4 glasses.
June 13th, 10AM (tent) Wine Judging for Fair @ Fairpark in Santa Maria July date TBD Beginning
Cancelled June 27th 2020 Noon Making Strawberry wine with Jim Ford
Cancelled August 15th, Noon Summer picnic at Los Alamos Park, Area “A”
September 1st 2020 All Grape Co-op orders must be turned in and paid
September/October Grapes are coming in, no events planned
Cancelled November 7th Mythology of Wine with Art George at the Decker’s home 2pm RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cancelled as of now January 30 th, 2021 Avila Members Meeting at noon.
Wine Seminar 2017
Santa Barbara County Fair Booth 2017
Zaca Mesa Seminar 2017
Membership Meeting 2017
Membership Meeting 2017