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April 2017
$30 - $35

Syrah and Petite Sirah Mini-Tasting

April 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mini-Tastings are held at various host sites around Orange County where the attendees are given a blind wine tasting on the varietals for the event. Each attendee brings a potluck dish to share during the dinner that is held during this tasting of wine.

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July 2017
$30 - $35

Gold Medal Mini-Tasting

July 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mini-Tastings are held at various host sites around Orange County where the attendees are given a blind wine tasting on the varietals for the event. Each attendee brings a potluck dish to share during the dinner that is held during this tasting of wine. This Gold Medal tasting will have various varietals that won Gold Medals or higher during the OC Fair Commercial Competition.

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November 2017
$30 - $35

Cabernet Sauvignon Mini-Tasting

November 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The most popular grape among American wine drinkers is Cabernet Sauvignon. Cabernet Sauvignon produces wines with deep, dark colors that offer complex scents and concentrated flavors ranging from blackberries, crème de cassis, black cherries, boysenberry, blueberry and chocolate when young, to fragrances of tobacco, truffle, cedar wood, earth, lead pencil and leather when mature. Hosts: Mini-Tastings are held at various host sites around Orange County. If you would like to host this event, please email Bill Redding at Bill@ocws.org or…

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February 2018
$30 - $35

Pinot Noir Mini-Tasting

February 24 @ 6:00 pm

Pinot Noir is the wine considered by many to be the “holy grail” of wine. This temperamental grape varietal requires warm daytime and cool evening temperatures and is partial to coastal climates. Plantings in California began in the 1940s with a significant push in Sonoma starting in the 1960s. Today, high quality Pinots are produced in Sonoma, Mendocino and Santa Barbara Counties of California. Pinot Noir is a versatile wine. Lighter, fruitier wines pair well with salmon, fatty fish, pasta…

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July 2018
$30 - $35

Gold Medal Mini-Tasting – 2018

July 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Gold Medal Mini-Tasting is the largest and most popular of the year. It is a chance to taste many of the Gold Medal wines from this year’s Commercial Wine Competition. This tasting will feature different varietals that won Gold Medals, and as many Four-Star and Chairman’s Award winning wines as possible. This event is always a sell-out, so please sign up early!

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