Rutherford Wine Experience
Event Type: Trade Tasting/Fair
Description: RUTHERFORD WINE EXPERIENCE
MAY 19th & 20th
Meet owners, growers, and winemakers.
Get insider access to limited production wines.
Taste more wines and travel less.
Come experience the real Rutherford!
All ticket options, including All-Inclusive and Saturday Passes are available for purchase now, and will not be available on the weekend of the event. Here is a preview of the weekend's events:
VIP WELCOME RECEPTION
Friday, May 19th, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
We will kick-off the weekend on Friday evening with an elegant VIP Welcome Reception at PEJU Winery. Relax, mix and mingle with Rutherford’s winegrowers, winemakers, and vintners while you enjoy premier Rutherford Appellation Cabernet Sauvignons, appetizers created specifically for the evening by PEJU’s Chef Alex. See artist Penelope Moore “paint the wine” and bid in the silent auctionfor winery experiences and Rutherford Appellation wines, including large format bottles! Limited to 100 guests. $100 per person.
Saturday, May 20th, 9:30am-12:45pm
On Saturday, start the day with in-depth wine seminars at select Rutherford Appellation wineries. Discover more about Rutherford’s unique terroir while enjoying vineyard tours, wine tasting, and conversing with winegrowers and winemakers. Two time blocks: 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Space is extremely limited. $95 per person.
Saturday, May 20th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
You won’t want to miss the Rutherford Round-up on Saturday afternoon, hosted by Foley Johnson Winery in Rutherford! From 1-4pm you’ll taste the wines of 15 – 20 Rutherford wineries, enjoy the harmonic, boot-stompin’ music of Bootleg Honey, watch a live wine barrel making demonstration, and see art made before your eyes by local painter, Penelope Moore! If you’re feeling peckish during all this fun, you can stroll over to the Foodie Farmhouse food truck to purchase the delicious offerings made from a combination of local, seasonal, and organic sources. $75 per person.
For information and to purchase your tickets, visit
• Event Organizer:
Rutherford Dust Society
Rutherford, CA 94573
• Website: www.rutherforddust.org/wine-experience
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