PRE #GrenacheDay Rhone Rangers Twitter Tasting:Randall Grahm,Tablas, Ridge
Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)
Friday Sept 21st is International Grenache Day. (#GrenacheDay.) As a kickoff, stars of The Rhone Rangers is leading a live Twitter tasting, where you can interact and ask questions from some of our member producers.
Sept 20th Special Pre-Event Twitter Tasting 530-730 pm
As a pre kickoff to Grenache Day, join the Rhone Rangers Thursday with guest speakers (Tweeters):
- 530 pm icon Ridge Vineyards
- 600 pm the legendary Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyard
- 630 pm Rising Grenache (Blanc) star - Two Shepherds, William Allen
- 700 pm Rhone Pioneer Tablas Creek led by Jason Haas, joined by the dynamic Larry Shafer of Terecero
Grab a glass of red, white or rose' Grenache, and join the fun, ask questions, and learn about Grenache!
Please Note, Domestic Focus
Grenache Day is an international event and you are encouraged to taste Grenache from all over the world. This live tasting is being led by the Rhone Rangers, a non profit organization dedicated to supporting American Rhone producers, so we encourage you to support your US based producer.
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Grenache Day Sept 21st
Grenache is the second most widely planted red grape in the world and is finally getting the credit and respect it deserves. Grenache enthusiasts are connecting all over the world and coming together to celebrate this groovy grape.
The Rhone Rangers are joining together to offer wine afficiandos a chance to taste Grenache - red (Grenache Noir), white (Grenache Blanc, yes an actual grape). and Rose', as well as blends that feature Grenache, with tastings all over California.
For more details see: http://www.rhonerangers.org/calendar/grenacheday.php
Bay Area/Sonoma residents can taste from 8 Wineries, at no charge from 4-7 pm at their tasting:
Information & Registration