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Carneros Wine Alliance Hosts 2nd Annual Carneros Wine Tasting & Cornhole Tournament, Taking Place August 11th at ZD Wines' Private Carneros Estate

The community is invited to join Carneros wineries and enjoy a summer evening with a classic tasting of Carneros all-star wines, followed by a lively Cornhole Tournament
by Press Release
June 11, 2018

Carneros, Napa and Sonoma, CA, June 14, 2018 – The Carneros Wine Alliance today announced that tickets are now on sale for the second annual Carneros Cornhole Tournament and Wine Tasting, taking place Saturday, August, 11, 2018, from 4:00pm – 6:00pm at ZD Wines’ Private Carneros Estate on Cuttings Wharf Road in Napa. The event will start with a classic wine tasting from Carneros all-stars including Saintsbury, Artesa, Etude, LE, Poseidon Vineyard, ZD Wines, Bouchaine, Cuvaison, Garnet and Schug Carneros Estate. The tasting will be followed by a community cornhole tournament and all proceeds will be donated to the Carneros and Schell-Vista Fire Departments.

“The ZD Wines Carneros Private Estate and their gorgeous barn are rarely open to the public and provide a stunning backdrop for the perfect summer evening,” said Carla Bosco, Carneros Wine Alliance Board Chair. “Make sure to bring your A-Team, as Carneros is the only AVA that spans between Sonoma and Napa Counties and you can guarantee there will be some lively competition.”

Tickets are $40 per person and include a walk around wine tasting, a small bite and participation in the Cornhole Tournament. Tickets can be purchased online here. ZD’s Carneros Private Estate is located at 1080 Cuttings Wharf Road in Napa.

The Carneros Wine Alliance is a non-profit association of wineries and grape-growers in the Carneros American Viticultural Area (AVA). Carneros is the bridge between two major wine regions, the Napa and Sonoma Valleys. A cool-climate appellation influenced by the waters of the San Francisco Bay, Carneros has long been known for Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and sparkling wine production. The Carneros Wine Alliance is committed to promoting the distinction, diversity and above all, quality, of grapes and wines from Carneros.

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