A list of upcoming events both at the winery and beyond, so you can get your fix of Foppiano and fun. We invite you to check back often as this list is updated on a regular basis. For any questions please feel free to contact us
June 13, 2015, Sit Stay Sparkle
Foppiano Vineyards is pleased to announce that we will be pouring at the Canine Companions for Independence Sit Stay Sparkle event on June 13th from 6-9pm at the Canine Companions Jean & Charles Schulz Campus in Santa Rosa. This elegant event, benefitting Canine Companions for independence, is an evening of Wine and Food pairings from premier Wine Country restaurants and wineries, live and silent auctions, a puppy parade, and more! Tickets are $100. For more information (or to make a donation to CCI) visit their website here.
June 27th, Club Member Pick-up Party
Foppiano Vineyards will be pulling out all the stops for our June pick-up party. It will take place on June 20th from 5-7pm in the tasting room and picnic area. As usual we will have tasty light bites to nibble on and the Foppiano family and winemaker Nova will be on hand to amuse you with winery antics. We will have barrel tasting, a great raffle, a selection of Chloe + Isabel jewelry, and live music to round out the festivities. It’s a great opportunity to pick up your shipment as well as stock up on bottles of your favorites! Not a club member, it’s never too late to join! For more information on our wine club click here. To RSVP for the June Pick-up Party email Lindley@foppiano.com or call us at (707)433-7272 ext240.
September 4-9, Sonoma Wine Country Weekend
Foppiano Vineyards will once again be participating in Sonoma Wine Country Weekend September 4th-6th, 2015. On Friday, September 4th we’ll be kicking off the festivities with an amazing Winemaker Lunch prepared by Ken Rochioli of KR catering that takes place surrounded by our petite sirah vines, here's the menu...
~2 Stations for Appetizers~
First: Sauvignon Blanc ~ Ecuadorian Shrimp Ceviche on a Wonton Crisp
Second: Chardonnay ~ Mini Salmon Cakes with Lemon Yogurt Sauce
~First Course~ Pinot Noir
Neoma Rochioli’s Braised Chicken over Creamy Polenta with Mozzarella and Jack Cheeses
~Second Course~ Petite Sirah
Garlic Herbed Filet with Bacon Bourbon Shallot Sauce Served with Sour Cream & Chive Mashed Potatoes and Zucchini Pasta
~Third Course~ Petite Sirah Port or Zinfandel
Flourless Chocolate cake with Blackberry Coulis
We’ll follow that up by pouring at the fantastic Sonoma Starlight event at Coppola from 6:30-10:00pm, and we’ll finish the weekend by participating in the grand Taste of Sonoma at the famed MacMurray Ranch on Saturday September 5th from 11am-4pm. Amazing wine, great food, and fantastic company all benefitting several of Sonoma County’s most powerful and effective children’s literacy programs. For more information on the event and how to purchase tickets to these or other Wine Country Weekend events visit the website here.
September 12th, Painting Paws & Petite Sirah
It’s back and better than ever! Foppiano Vineyard is proud to team up with Paws for Love for the always popular Painting Paws & Petite Sirah 2015! On September 12th We invite you and your pooch to join us for a great event that helps raise funds and awareness for homeless and at-risk dogs. This fun summer afternoon features the world’s best “non-agility” course the Wine Barrel Dash, where cheating is encouraged, a chance for your furry friend to create their very own masterpiece, and of course there’s some wonderful wine to sip on. Check back for more details as we get closer to the big day!
October 25th, Pinot on the River
Once again Foppiano Vineyards is very pleased to announce that we’ll be pouring at this year’s Pinot on the River Sunday October 25th from 11am-4pm. 100 wineries come together for one grand tasting in the Healdsburg Plaza, and we’ll be one of them. It’s a pinotphile’s dream come true. Check back as we get closer to the big day for more details.
November 7th & 8th, Wine & Food Affair
Foppiano Vineyards will once again be participating in Wine & Food Affair! This event is put on by Wine Road and features over 100 wineries pairing the perfect dish to the perfect wine. Once again we’ll be doing Ken Rochioli’s delicious Bolognese over polenta paired with our current vintage of Petite Sirah. The barrel Room will be decked out in it’s harvest finest, Richard Boleman will be playing live music, and for the ladies we’ll have jewelry! For more information on this event visit the Wine Road website here.