Spring Recipe Pairings

Looking for some new Spring dishes to try at home? A handful of Livermore Valley’s wineries have put together their favorite Spring food and wine pairings to share with you! Whether it’s breakfast, dinner or dessert we’ve got you covered for your next home-cooked meal and the perfect wine to enjoy with it. Read More

Postponed – Painted Barrel Trail 2020

The Painted Barrel Trail will be postponed until further notice. We will re-open the trail after the Government recalls the closure for wineries. Once the wineries are allowed to open for regular business, we will annouce the date of the final weekend to purchase tickets, and the date of the drawing of winners. Keep an eye out for when the trail will re-open so you can purchase raffle tickets for your chance to win a beautiful hand-painted barrel, and a case of wine!
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Livermore Valley Wine Country

Love is in the air! Celebrate a day of love with your special someone at one of these fun events.

Valentine’s Day Cheeseboard Workshop with Charming Fig Catering at McGrail Vineyards & Winery

February 13, 2020 | 6:30 – 8:30pm | $75/person

Join us on Thursday, February 13th, as the Creative Chef and Owner of Charming Fig shows us what it takes to build a delectable, Instagram-worthy, Valentine’s-Day-themed cheeseboard. Enjoy munching on goodies and sipping on McGrail wines while creating a gorgeous cheeseboard that you’ll get to take home and share with your sweetheart. Reservations are required. 21 and over. Purchase tickets here. Read More

Holidays in the Vineyards

Join us for a Livermore Valley Wine Country holiday tradition!

3 Steves Winery

Tasting Fee: $15 Wines Poured: Sparkling Brut, 3 Cabs Blend, Melissa’s Blend – Zin/Merlot, Chardonnay and Tawny Port Vendors: Paparrazzi Jewelry – unique custom jewelry Lularoe Fashions – fashion with a purpose Hands to Home Design – wood wine accessories Vintage Pretty Designs – handmade vintage jewelry Food by Anthony Scott Catering Music by Jack Quigley on Sunday Read More

October Happenings in Livermore Valley Wine Country

Big White House Winery: Special October “FrakenWine” 4-bottle Bundle!

October 1, 2019 – October 31, 2019
Get Big White House’s Co-Fermentation 4-pack of Frankenwine! John & Jess have been channeling their inner mad scientists with co-fermentation (mixing different grapes together, then fermenting into wine) for a number of years now. They put together a very special Frankenwine 4-pack for this month! Get a bottle of each of the four co-ferments they’ve produced for a spooky treat. Supplies very limited!
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Harvest Time in Livermore Valley

Late August begins an exciting season in Livermore Valley Wine Country – harvest time! Ever wonder the steps wineries take to bring the grapes from vine to glass? #LearnaLittleMore with us.

Step 1: Pick

From Mid August to Late November, winegrowers pick the grapes. Whether it’s by machine or hand, the grapes are picked from the vines and moved into bins to be transported to the crush pad. Read More

Harvest Wine Celebration Weekend Activities

So you have your ticket for the 38th Annual Harvest Wine Celebration, but how will you ever plan your day with so many fun activities happening at each winery?! Check out this list to see all the activities that are planned, as well as find out what wineries will be honoring wristbands on Monday, September 2nd. Read More