APRIL 2020 RIVER CRUISE WITH THE PETALUMA GAP WINEGROWERS
Join us for seven nights on board the Ama Viola, a 156-passenger ship as we cruise from Budapest to Vilshofen. This wine cruise, hosted by Cline Cellars, Thirty-Seven Wines and Trombetta Family Wines will be the experience of a lifetime! Meet and mingle with Tom Gendall, winemaker at Cline Cellars, Al & Lisa Brayton, proprietors of Paradise Vineyard and Thirty-Seven Wines, and the mother-daughter proprietor-winemaker duo, Rickey Trombetta and Erica Stancliff. Book now for the best rooms and pricing. Book now to get the best cabins and pricing.
TUNE INTO KSRO RADIO’S VINTNERS’ VIBE FOR THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES
Thursday, April 11, 4:30 PM, 1350 AM | 103.5 FM
Dueling Winemakers, Erica Stancliff, Trombetta Family Wines, will up the ante for Tom Gendall, Cline Cellars as the Battle of the Sexes continues in the Petaluma Gap AVA. The women’s team outperformed the men at last year’s Sonoma County Barrel Auction with their lot selling for $14,000 while the men’s lot raised $9,000, but the men have declared themselves ready for a rematch. Tune in to hear the barbs fly!
November 20, 2019 – The 2019 Harvest – How Did We Do?
Invitations to this seminar will go out soon to industry members of the Petaluma Gap Winegrowers.
August 7, 2019 – How to Save Money in the Vineyard
On August 7 Dan Aguilar, Mechanics Bank, moderated a seminar on mechanization and money-saving techniques for managing your vineyard. Panelists included Jeremy Berros, Pellenc USA, Bill Hammond, Jackson Family Wines, Bryan Rahn, Coastal Viticulture Consultants and Madeleine Rowan-Davis, Atlas Vineyard Management.
May 15, 2019 – Organics & Sustainability
On May 15 Chris Bowland, Bowland Vineyard Management, moderated a seminar on the advantages of farming organically and sustainably. Panelists included Armon Azevedo, Wilbur Ellis, Ria DAversa, McEvoy Ranch, Sophie Drucker, Boisset Collection and Ana Keller, Keller Estate.
February 27, 2019 – The Changes that Lie Ahead for the Wine Industry
On February 27 Rob McMillan, EVP at Silicon Valley Bank, addressed an audience of PGWA growers and winery members about the changes in consumer behavior and business conditions in the wine industry.
November 7, 2018 – A ReCap of the 2018 Vintage
On November 7 the Petaluma Gap Winegrowers held a technical seminar at Karah Estate. Tune in to the video to see our winemakers and growers and hear their conversation about “a perfect vintage in the Petaluma Gap.” [Note: the video is the full-length version of the 90-minute seminar.]