Friday, December 28, 2018

New Year's Eve at Feist Wines! Mon Dec 31

Friday, December 21, 2018

Iron Hub Winery 2019 Events

Zin-Full Weekend at Iron Hub Winery 
Saturday and Sunday, January 19-20, 2019 
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join us for MLK weekend!
Zinfandel food pairings and Zin-Full case specials. 
$5pp, complimentary for Inner Circle members.

Wine Lovers Weekend at Iron Hub Winery 
Saturday and Sunday, February 16-17, 2019
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join us Valentine’s weekend for chocolate fondue and wine.
$5 per person, complimentary for Inner Circle members.

Iron Hub Winery
12500 Steiner Road
Plymouth, CA 95669
Tasting Room open Friday through Monday 11am to 5pm

UCCE Master Food Preservers: Become a UCCE Master Food Preserver Volunteer

By Sue Mosbacher, UCCE Master Food Preserver Program Coordinator

Are you interested in becoming a certified UCCE Master Food Preserver volunteer and teaching others how to preserve food at home? Apply for the 2019 volunteer training program in Amador/Calaveras Counties. While experience with canning and drying food is a bonus, it isn’t required.

Our 2019 volunteer training program in Amador/Calaveras Counties starts on March 1, 2019 followed by classes every other Friday through June 21.

Want to learn more? Visit our website at and join us at one of our training program overview meetings: 12:30 on Friday, January 4 at the Amador County GSA Building, 12200-B Airport Road in Jackson; 12:00 on Thursday, January 17, at the Angels Camp Business Association Board Room, 300 South Main Street in Angels Camp; 3:30 Friday, February 1 at the Calaveras Senior Center, 956 Mountain Ranch Road in San Andreas or, 12:00 on Monday, February 4, at the Foothill Fire Protection District, 3255 Helisma Road in Burson.

At the one-hour informational meetings you'll learn about the mission of the UC Master Food Preserver Program, the educational events we provide in our community, the training required to become certified, and the annual requirements for active members. RSVP at or by calling 530-621-5528 or email Robin at

About UCCE Master Food Preservers
The University of California Master Food Preserver Program extends research-based information about home food safety and preservation to the public. The UC Master Food Preserver Program is a public service and outreach program under the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources administered locally by participating UC Cooperative Extension county offices. For more information about our local program, visit

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Wine Tree Farm: Reminder: Amador City's Winter Wine Waddle

Amador City's Winter Wine Waddle
Don't forget to get your tickets for the 2nd Amador City's Winter Wine Waddle!
Ticket Sales close at midnight on 12/21/18 at brown paper tickets.
Tickets will be available at some merchants in town on the day.
Looking for a last minute great gift?
We are offering a 
2-for-1 coupon to our highly popular wine blending class. You and a guest will taste and then blend single varietal wines into a blend that matches your own personal taste - AND you each get to take home a bottle of that perfect blend.
Use code blend2 at check out
Amador City's Winter Wine Waddle Stops:

1 - Wine Tree Farm (In the "Time for Tea" shop)
2 - Hotel Imperial
3 - End of Nowhere (Amador City's newest tasting room)
4 - Binz Tasting Room
5 - Small Town Wine Bar

Tickets are $50 and will include 5 drink Tickets for the above stops and $20 in Merchant Money to be spent at an Amador City Merchant.

Use your Merchant Money to get a last minute White Elephant or Holiday Gift.

(All Merchants that are open will be participating with the exception of Andre's)
Copyright © 2018 Wine Tree Farm, All rights reserved.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Mother Lode Harvest Newsletter - Dec 11-17


For more information about the market or to be a vendor, please contact Hillary at 209-304-6901.
Mother Lode Harvest Community Market
Local Food, Farm Products, and Artisan Goods
Sustainably Raised, Locally Made
Good for the Body, the Soul, and the Environment
Copyright © 2018 Mother Lode Harvest, All rights reserved.
You are receiving this email because you have expressed interest in local foods and farm products.

Our mailing address is:
Mother Lode Harvest
P.O. Box 534
Amador CityCA 95601

Monday, December 10, 2018

Amador City's Winter Wine Waddle - Sat Dec 22

The Wine Waddle was a great success last year and should be even better this year with some of new businesses. We look forward to seeing friends, families and neighbors having fun again this year, the Saturday before Christmas, Saturday, December 22nd.
Eat, Drink & Shop!
Each $50 Ticket includes: 

  • 5 Drink Tickets, good for beverages throughout town
  • $20 voucher, good toward purchase at our Amador City merchants, day of the event! 
  • Tickets for non-drinking participants is $20, voucher included.
For tickets, visit:

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Feist Wines: Final Wine Club Release of 2018

December 29th! It is our final wine club release of 2018!

We are also releasing our 2016 Noble Ranch Zinfandel. 

Join us for barrel tastings, wine tasting, artisan cheeses and live music. Pick up your wine, meet fellow wine club members, taste new and future releases and enjoy an afternoon of music. 1-4pm

Stock up for the New Year with Feist and Noble Ranch wine

There is no cost for wine club members or future purcahsers. $10 per additional guest.