Attendance at the Barbera Festival is not required for these associated Barbera wine events on Barbera Festival weekend. See below for events at Urban Legend in Oakland, Terra d'Oro, Sera Fina, Sobon, Renwood, Helwig, Dobra Zemlja, Cooper, and Borjon in Plymouth, Old Creek Ranch in Ventura, and Crystal Basin in Camino.
11270 Shenandoah Rd
Saturday, June 8th • 11:00am to 5:00 pm
Futuros a Borjon
Here at Borjón Winery on the day of the Barbera Festival (June 8, 2013) we will have Barrel Tastings & Futuros (futures) of our 2012 Barbera Reposado and our 2012 Barbera Reserva. We will also have free chips and home made salsa prepared by our Mother Nora Borjón.
21365 Shenandoah School Rd
Sunday, June 9th • 11am to 4:45pm, with special signing 12pm-2pm
Meet Dick Cooper, the Godfather of Barbera
You've seen the ranch, now visit the tasting room! Taste Barbera and our nine other varietals. Meet Dick Cooper and get your bottle signed (12pm-2pm).
|Crystal Basin Cellars|
3550 Carson Rd
Saturday June 8th • 11:00am to 5:00pm
Reggae and Red Wine! 2011 Barbera Public Release Party
Join us on Saturday, June 8th for a fun day tasting all of our newly-bottled 2011 vintage wines before we put them away to bottle age. The day starts at 11am and goes to 5pm at the winery. At 4:30, local Rastamerican band Late for Dinner will provide the beat to start the evening as the celebration moves to the Crystal Basin Bistro next door to the winery.
Tasting is Free – Drinking is $5
|Dobra Zemlja Winery|
12505 Steiner Rd
Plymouth CA 95669
Friday-Sunday, June 7th-9th
We will be barrel tasting our 2011 Barbera on June 7-9th, 2013, and sampling cheese pairings. Additionally, we'll be offering 10% off 1/2 cases of our 2010 Barbera and 20% off full cases. Wine club members will receive an additional 5% off on top of their normal discount.
11555 Shenandoah Rd
Friday, June 7th • 4:00pm to 7:00 pm
Oysters, Bubbles & Barbera Dinner
Please join us and celebrate the kick off to the Barbera Festival! Live music and festivities will begin at 4:00pm with fresh raw and BBQ oysters provided by The Oyster Girls from Tomales Bay. Come and take in the stunning views of the Shenandoah Valley while enjoying delicious local oysters and Helwig wine.
Space is limited - $55 per person, advance purchase only. Click here to purchase tickets.
For more information, please contact Jennifer Hunt at Jennifer@helwigwinery.com.
|Old Creek Ranch|
10024 Old Creek Rd
Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th • 11:00am to 5:00pm
Barbera in the Barrel and Food Pairing
Old Creek Ranch Winery will be releasing their 2010 Barbera. Located between Los Angeles and Santa Barbera, the winery focus is Spanish and Italian wines, all of which have Gold and above awards, plus 90 point reviews.
12225 Steiner Rd
Saturday, June 8th • 6pm to 9pm
Barbera Festival Dinner with Darrell Corti
Multi-course paired dinner featuring 3 Barberas, $75 per person
Considered one of the nation’s top authorities on Barbera, Darrell Corti will join Renwood winemaker Dave Crippen for a night of food, wine, and conversation. Seating limited.
CLICK HERE for tickets.
|Sera Fina Cellars|
17000 Latrobe Rd
Plymouth CA 95669
Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th
Join us at Sera Fina Cellars, or at our Family Tasting Room, CINQUE in Sutter Creek as we release our 2010 Sera Fina Cellars Barbera. And, don't miss out on tasting our newly released 2009 Barrel Select "BS" Barbera." Visit with our friendly, knowledgeable staff in our spacious tasting room, or bring a picnic and enjoy the view from our patio. Relax...You're at Sera Fina!
14430 Shenandoah Road
Plymouth CA 95669
Sunday, June 9th • 11am to 4pm
Barbera Appreciation Day at Sobon Estate
Come enjoy Barbera tastings of current & library vintages
*Espressos, edibles and Barbera inspired desserts
*$5.00 admission includes souvenir glass and Barbera festivities; however if guests bring their Barbera Festival glass from any of the past three years, there will be no charge
|Terra d' Oro/Montevina Wineries|
20680 Shenandoah School Road
Friday, June 7th through Sunday, June 9th
Vertical Tasting at Terra d'Oro
*20% off of all of our Barbera's-current and library selections *Vertical tasting of our Barbera from the early 90's *Big bottle Barbera tasting *Barbera barrel tasting from 2012 *Gourmet food "nibbles" will be offered throughout the weekend- Watch out, Chocolate may be involved......
We will hand out our "Baron of Barbera" passes at the festival. This pass will be your special ticket to all of the goodies for this weekend. Those who show up at our tasting room on Friday, will just need to show proof of purchase for these exclusive offerings!
621 4th St
Sunday, June 9th • 1:00pm to 5:00 pm
Barbera by the Bay
An afternoon of Barbera celebration, noshes, music & barrel tastings in the East Bay.