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Wine Club Release Party Dates in 2014
Saturday, May 17th
Saturday, July 12th - Annual Wine Club
Saturday, August 9th
Saturday, November 15th
St Patrick’s Day at McGrail
Sunday, March 16th
Grab your green and enjoy a special St. Patrick’s Day authentic lunch at McGrail Vineyards. Traditional Irish faire paired with McGrail wines (to celebrate our heritage), paired with great Irish music by Sue Lukito.
$25/person gets you a glass of wine and corned beef sliders with stew
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March “Merlot” Madness
Saturday, March 22nd
Come out to taste a special Merlot flight, but don’t worry you won’t miss the game! We will have the games playing on the big screens.
Barrel Tasting in the Livermore Valley
Saturday, March 29th - Sunday, March 30th
Join us for the Livermore Valley’s Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend where you can taste wines right out of the barrel, meet winemakers, and pre-purchase wines before they have even been bottled! We will be educating and sampling customers on the 2 clones of Cabernet Sauvignon we have planted here at McGrail Vineyards. Taste Cabernet from our estate vineyard, one from the east side of the vineyard and the other from the west side of the vineyard.
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Saturday, March 29th: Enjoy live music by Carl Tilchen from 1-4:30pm.
Sunday, March 30th at 1pm: Join Joy Jackman for an educational seated tasting as you learn about the Livermore Valley terroir. Complimentary for Barrel Tasting Weekend guests, but reservations recommended as we can only accommodate 12 people.
Down to Earth: Vineyard Tour at McGrail
Sunday, April 27th
Joy Jackman will lead you on a Sustainable Wine Tour of our Estate Vineyard. Sip on a glass of Sauvignon Blanc as you start the tour, walk into the vineyard to learn about our sustainable vineyard practices, taste a few Cabernets along the tour, and finish the tour with expansive views of the Livermore Valley. This 25 minute tour will teach you about our sustainable vineyard and winery practices, while enjoying the fruits of our labor.
$10 tasting and vineyard tour for Down to Earth Day
Mother’s Day Picnic on the Patio with Live Music
Sunday, May 11th
What does your Mom want on her special day of celebration! To spend time with loved ones, while sipping on wine, enjoying lunch, and listening to live acoustic music! Please join us for just that! Pack a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and sit on our patio to enjoy live music and breath-taking views. If you have a large group, please call to reserve a table. Music will be playing from 1-4pm.
Quarterly Wine Club Release Party
Saturday, May 17th
Join us to pick up your new release and taste what you are taking home. Appetizers, live music, and fun! Open to wine club members only. Releasing Lot 901, Clone 8 Cabernet and Clone 15 Cabernet.
Complimentary for wine club members.
6th Annual Lobster Feed
Saturday, June 21st
Join us for a night to remember! Put on your lobster bib and dig in, the table will be filled with 1 1/4lb fresh Maine lobster, prawns, sausage, corn on the cob, garlic, artichokes, potatoes, bread, and lots of butter! Live music to enjoy following the Feast of food. Each couple will get a bottle of wine to enjoy with dinner. 21 and over please.
$120/club member (up to 4 people)
Father’s Day Picnic on the Patio at McGrail
Sunday, June 15th
Pack a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and sit on our patio to enjoy live music and breath-taking views at McGrail. Our sprawling front lawn will be available to throw a Frisbee, play a game of corn-hole, or just relax on a blanket and enjoy the serenity of the vineyard setting. If you have a large group, please call to reserve a table. Music will be playing from 1-4pm.
Woof and Wine Fundraiser at McGrail
Sunday, June 29th
Join us for an afternoon of live music, food, wine tasting, foster dogs, silent auction and fun! All are welcome to join us as we celebrate GSP Rescue dogs. TinMan will be performing on the front lawn at McGrail Vineayrds, so bring your blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy an afternoon of fun! Tickets are $20 in advance and $30 at the door. To purchase tickets, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cabernet Celebration: Release Party for Cabernet Reserve
Join us to celebrate what we love most about wine ... Cabernet Sauvignon! This festival will be the release of our 2011 McGrail Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve. Spend the afternoon on our sprawling lawn overlooking the Livermore Valley as you enjoy live music, food, and the delicious taste of our newest Reserve Cabernet. Gourmet wood-fired pizzas will be available for purchase from Soleil Pizza and the Bacchus Brothers will keep you entertained.
Club Members Free
$15/person for non-club members includes your wine glass
Tapas, Tasting, and Tunes
Friday, July 18th
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! Blues, R&B, and classic rock will be performed by the Blues Bottle Band! $10 entry fee. A glass of wine and food are available for purchase.
Tapas, Tasting, and Tunes will run every other Friday night from July 18-September 26th!
For more information regarding larger groups and catered events, please email us at email@example.com or call (925) 215-0717.