Throughout the year, Windy Oaks holds public events, e.g., barrel tasting Sundays, Corralitos Wine Trail festivities and the like. We are open most Saturdays to the general public, noon to 5pm. It is always best to check this page to find out what is going on in a particular month.
PUBLIC EVENTS CALENDAR
|DEC 01, 2019
WINTER NOTES - General Public
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CORRALITOS HOURS - Saturday, noon to 5pm
We have two picnic areas: the spectacular Vineyard Ridge and the Tasting Room Patio. To picnic on our Vineyard Ridge, you must call ahead for a reservation, Judy at 831.724.9562, and if not a member, we do charge $20/person, or equivalent purchase in tasting and/or wine to picnic on the Ridge. To picnic on the Tasting Room Patio, four guests or less are welcome in on a first come, first serve basis.
In Corralitos, on non-event days, a guest may choose between two tastings: a Sampler, usually including one white, our rosé, an estate pinot noir and syrah; and our Night Owl Rhone blend, for $15/person. The second tasting we offer is three of our pinot noirs, and our estate chardonnay, or our estate syrah, for $20/person. Tasting fees refundable with purchase of $50/person or more.
We are also open Monday - Friday for tastings by appointment only, $25/person for tasting; $35/person for vineyard tour and tasting. Please call Judy at the above number to arrange an appointment.
CARMEL LOCATION: On Lincoln, just off Ocean, the northwest corner across from the Library; phone 831.574.3135. HOURS: Friday and Saturday, noon to 7pm; Sunday through Thursday, noon to 6pm. FRIDAY FUN TIMES! Every FRIDAY, we have a Wine & Cheese Pairing Party in our Carmel tasting room, from 4-7pm. We serve specially paired cheeses from The Cheese Shop, $20/person, which includes the 4-wine tasting; free to member and 1 guest; additional guests $10/person
CARMEL VALLEY VILLAGE, 19 EAST CARMEL VALLEY ROAD, PHONE 831.298.7083 Open daily 11.30am to 5.00pm. Take the 10-minute drive east out from Hwy One, and visit us in the heart of the Carmel Valley Wine Tasting Trail. Our beautiful, roomy tasting room is perfect for a larger group, but has intimate seating areas as well. And be wowed by the giant old oak tree branches framing our tasting bar. For private parties, please call Judy at 831.724.9562.
ON SUNDAY, DEC 22, 2-5PM, the Carmel Valley tasting room will be open to the public and WineGroup members for a SPECIAL HOLIDAY PARTY, with live music, fantastic food, tastings of new releases--including our delicious sparkling albariño--and conversations with the winemaker. Only $20/person; free to member and one guest.