McGrail Vineyards


Calendar of Events

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Wine Club Release Party Dates in 2014
Saturday, November 8th - Quarterly Wine Club

Wine Club Release Party Dates in 2015
Saturday, February 7th, 2015 - Quarterly
Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 - Quarterly
Saturday, July 11th - ANNUAL WINE CLUB
Saturday, August 8th, 2015 - Quarterly


Tapas, Tasting, and Tunes
Friday, September 12th
Enjoy McGrail's exquisite wines and a delicious mixture of sweet, savory, and a bit of spicy flavors from Posada Catering's tapas to fill your summer evenings! Top Secret Dance Band is back to give a live performance of hits from classics of the 1950’s thru today’s top hits!  Bring your dancing shoes for this fun band! $10 entry fee. A glass of wine and food are available for purchase.
$10/person entry fee


Sipping Like a Pro
Thursday, September 18th
6-7:30pm
Taste your way through the famed principles of wine appreciation: seeing, smelling, sipping, and savoring the awesome intricacies of wine. In this one hour introductory class, our in-house wine enthusiast Joy Jackman will start you on your path to evaluating wine like a pro. Learn to decipher what makes a good wine good, and a great wine even better.
$25/person
$15/club member
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Tapas, Tasting, and Tunes
Friday, September 26th
Join us for the final Friday of Tapas, Tastings, and Tunes! Listen to the Michael James Duo System Guitar as you sip on award-winning wines and enjoy a delicious mixture of sweet, savory, and a bit of spicy flavors from Posada Catering's tapas to fill the last of your summer evenings!  Wine and food are available for purchase.
$10/person entry fee


Grape Stompin’ and Wine Sippin’
Saturday, September 27th
12-4:30PM
Come out to McGrail to see all of the fun during Harvest.  Partake in some “I love Lucy” action by Stomping grapes.  Grab a friend and race to fill the bottle first.    Fullest bottle in 30 seconds wins the prize.  Once you are done stomping be prepared to get your purple toes on a t-shirt and decorate your keepsake t-shirt.  Soleil Pizza will be selling gourmet wood-fired pizzas and live music will keep you entertained.
$35/person for stomping and it includes a glass of wine
$25/wine club member
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Quarterly Wine Club Release Party and Music in the Vines
Saturday, November 8th
6-8PM
Join us for our last Quarter Wine Club Release Party! We want to end 2014 with a BANG, so bring your dancing shoes and enjoy live music! Grab your friends and family and come taste our new releases, including the James Vincent Cabernet Sauvignon. Enjoy live music and fun!
Complimentary for Club Members    
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
For Reservations, please email: Jennifer@mcgrailvineyards.com


James Vincent Library Tasting
Thursday, November 13th
6-8PM
Join us for a special Library Tasting of our James Vincent Cabernet.  Take a journey through the past 6 years and sip on samples from 2005-2010.  Each wine will have a cheese paired.  This small lot Cabernet Sauvignon is aged for almost three years in 100% new French oak and is the top of the line Cabernet produced by McGrail Vineyards and Winery.
$45/wine club member
$60/person
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Riedel Wine Presentation and Tasting
Thursday, December 11th
7:00-8:30PM
Join us for a comparative wine and glass tasting.  A Riedel representative will demonstrate the relationship between the shape of a glass and your perception of enjoyment.  Come join us for an experience that will change your wine glass choice forever! Learn while you taste McGrail’s Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon all in different shaped Riedel glasses.  Taste the difference that a glass makes when choosing which wine to offer.  Wonderful gift or hostess set as you get to take home your set of 4 Vinum XL glasses after the presentation.  Susan Durbrow of Riedel will be tasting with you and teaching you about your glass choice. 
$60/club member and $75/person *Includes a set of Vinum XL Riedel Glasses that Retail for $123.


 


PRIVATE EVENTS
For more information regarding larger groups and catered events, please email us at lisa@mcgrailvineyards.com or call (925) 215-0717.


 

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