Foppiano is pleased to announce that we will be pouring in the wine & microbrew tasting tent at the 20th Annual Bodega Seafood, Art, & Wine Festival August 23 & 24! This annual event is held at a rural ranch in western Sonoma County and is a perfect combination of delicious food, a quality art and craft marketplace, 3 stages of excellent entertainment, and a tasting tent featuring over 30 wineries and 15 microbreweries. Don't miss out! For more information go to www.winecountryfestivals.com. We'll see you there!
Foppiano will be joining in the fun for Sonoma Wine Country Weekend this Labor Day weekend. This event, sponsored by Visa Signature, is a weekend chock full of amazing events scattered all over Sonoma County. On Friday August 29th Foppiano will be hosting a winemaker lunch in our estate vineyards and participating in the Sonoma Starlight at Coppola. On Saturday we will be a part of the Taste of Sonoma at MacMurray ranch on Westside Rd. So check to see what kind of Visa is in your wallet and sign up today! For more information on the event and to purchase tickets visit the event website at http://sonomawinecountryweekend.com . We hope to see you there!
Menu for our Winemaker's Vineyard Luncheon August 29th:
~2 Stations for Appetizers~
First: Sauvignon Blanc ~ Wild Mushroom and Humboldt Fog Goat Cheese Bruschetta
Second: Chardonnay ~ Mango-Jicama Salsa with Lump Crab and Meyer Lemon-Curry Drizzle
~First Course~ Pinot Noir
Neoma Rochioli’s Braised Chicken over Creamy Polenta with Mozzarella and Jack Cheeses
~Second Course~ Petite Sirah
Roasted Rack of Lamb with Olive Sauce
Served with Roasted Smashed Potatoes
~Third Course~ Petite Sirah Port
Coffee-Cherry Bread Pudding with Godiva Sauce and Fresh Whip Cream
September 6, 2014 ♦ Painting Paws & Petite Sirah
Foppiano Vineyards invites you and your dog to join us on Saturday, September 6th for a fun & giving filled afternoon as we unleash the paws! For $25 you will receive a special keepsake glass, entry for your pooch to run in our “non-agility” course The Wine Barrel Dash (cheating encouraged), wine tasting, and a masterpiece created by your dog to take home. Green Dog Rescue & the Sonoma County Animal Services will also be on hand with plenty of dogs available and ready to find their forever homes. All attendees will be eligible for a 30% discount on any wine purchased that day and lunch will be available for a small donation. NorCal Pet Supply will be on hand with goodies for your furry friends and Steve Mercer will have a booth set up to draw caricatures! This event is put on and sponsored by the Paws for Love Foundation to help raise funds and awareness for at-risk homeless dogs. So please join us for this worthy cause and be prepared to have (or maybe throw) a ball!
Join the team from FoppianoVineyards as we participate in the 11th annual Pinot on The River. Pinot On The River is a fun filled weekend of Pinot Noir in the Russian River Valley town of Healdsburg, CA Sit with the winemakers and other Pinot loving consumers as we focus on limited production West Coast Pinot Noirs. Join Lindley and Carol for Sunday's Pinot Noir Grand Tasting, with over 100 other wineries plus guest Artisan food vendors all on the downtown Healdsburg Plaza Square. We will be pouring our 2011 Estate Pinot Noir so swing by our table and say hi. It's a Sonoma County wine weekend that you won't want to miss! For more information visit the event website here or email the Pinot Festival at email@example.com.
November 1 & 2, 2014 ♦ A Wine & Food Affair
Join Foppiano vineyards as we participate in the 16th Annual Wine & Food Affair sponsored by the Wine Road. With over 150 participating wineries this is one of the premier wine events in Sonoma County. Each winery prepares a favorite recipe to be perfectly paired with their wines and Foppiano will be no exception. On the menu...
Creamy Polenta with Bolognese Sauce and Parmesan Cheese
paired with our 2011 Estate Petite Sirah
We will also have some absolutely beautiful jewelry and other fun items from Ciao Bella Italy, live music by Ricahrd Bolmen, and a few other surprises! Tickets will go on sale September 1, 2014. For more infomation on the event visit the Wine Road website here. We hope to see you there!
January 17 & 18, 2015 ♦ Winter WINEland
Join Foppiano Vineyards as we participate in the 23rd Annual Winter WINEland sponsored by the Wine Road. After stopping at Foppiano you can pick your favorites or discover new favorites from among the 150+ participating wineries. Meet winmakers, taste rare vintages, stock up with fantastic prices being offered all along the wine road, and have fun! Tickets will go on sale November 3, 2014. For more information visit the Wine Road website here. We hope to see you there!
February 21-28, 2015 ♦ 1st Annual Foppiano Vineyards Wine Cruise
We invite you to join us for our 1st Annual Wine Cruise! On February 21-28, 2015 we will be sailing through the stunning tropical waters of the Southern Caribbean aboard the Celebrity Summit, with ports of call that include: St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Antigua, St Lucia, San Juan, and Barbados! You’ll get quality time with everybody's favorite Foppiano, Paul, as well as special events just for our Foppiano Vineyards guests including; a welcome aboard party, winemaker’s luncheon, and bon voyage party. When you add great off ship excursions and days that end aboard a world class ship, sipping on delicious Foppiano Wines, and watching the sun set into the tranquil Caribbean waters… you’ve got paradise found. With prices starting at only $499/person for wine club members, what better way is there to spoil yourself, or someone you love, than with this tropical get away? Not a member? It’s never too late tojoin the club to receive that discounted price! (Airfare not included, $81.68 in taxes and port fees) For more specifics on our cruise and to book your cabin, reach out to Sharion Sadler of Sonoma-Napa Wine Cruises at (877)688-4692 or (707)267-3184 or by email here. To get a sneak peak followthis linkto see the Celebrity Cruises Caribbean experience. Don’t forget this cruise would make an outstanding birthday, anniversary, or graduation gift!
March 7 & 8, 2015 ♦ Barrel Tasting Weekend #1
Join Foppiano Vineyards as we Laissez les bon temps rouler for the 37th Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend. Red Beans & Rice, Zydeco music, beads, and best of all amazing prices on futures of our Reserve tier wines! After swinging by Foppiano explore the other 150+ wineries that will be participating. Tickets will go on sale in January 2015. For more information visit the Wine Road website here. We hope to see you there!