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Natural winemaking educational tasting

Natural winemaking educational tasting

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I began my winemaking journey 15 yrs ago, at a small family winery in Napa. Since, I've enjoyed creating at shared winery spaces in Sonoma and Berkeley as well. After seeing traditional styles from dozens of winemakers, I passionately embraced the emerging "Natural" wine movement in 2010. Compassion is the heart of all I do. Natural wine is rooted in reverence for the microbiome, coming from…
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What we’ll do

This is a unique educational exploration of the What/ Why and How of traditional vs. "Natural" winemaking. You will leave with a greater appreciation of the 'controversy', and reasons for this exciting movement, through taste and intellect. With glass of wine in hand, we'll walk through the shared winery space to lay the foundation for how most wines are made. We will then get settled in to talk…

What else you should know

NOTE: Times other than Noon start time may be arranged in advance, from 11:30 thru 4 pm. Please send em and happy to arrange if it can work. All are welcome. This is an informal and fun educational experience for all levels of wine appreciation. Bring an open heart & mind, and sense of exploration

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Three or four wines will be tasted, with light snack/seeded crackers. Please advise of any wheat allergies or needs

What to bring

No prior knowledge needed, just bring your curiosity and openness to the new..

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Where you'll be

Tour, tasting and discussion will take place at shared winemaking space in the Carneros AVA of Sonoma, about 2 miles South of Sonoma town square. The immediate area includes other wineries and a distillery which may also be of interest.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

NOTE: Times other than Noon start time may be arranged in advance, from 11:30 thru 4 pm. Please send em and happy to arrange if it can work. All are welcome. This is an informal and fun educational experience for all levels of wine appreciation. Bring an open heart & mind, and sense of exploration
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wine tasting
Natural winemaking educational tasting
7 reviews
$35 per person
7 reviews
$35 per person