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March 20, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - March 22, 2015 @ 5:00 pm


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Enjoy three days in the Santa Cruz Mountains by participating in Pinot Paradise! This three day event invites you to come learn, explore and taste the Pinot Noirs produced from our legendary winemakers. Read the event summary below, then scroll to the bottom of the page to buy tickets!

Day 1- Friday, March 20th

Wine Technical Session

Learn and discover! This is a day long forum from 1pm – 4pm of continuing wine education for consumers and winemakers. The forum is followed by a VIP Wine Reception from 4:30pm – 6:00pm.

Join us for this unforgettable event as we take you on this magical journey from vine to glass, and showcase an array of Pinot Noirs from the oldest mountain American Viticulture Area (AVA) in the United States.

Ticket price is $65 and includes VIP Wine Reception.

Day 2- Saturday, March 21st

Pathway to Pinot Paradise

Come sip, sample and enjoy a day meandering your way through the many Pinot Noir producers of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Taste through barrel samples, enjoy the experience of meeting our winemakers and participate in personal tours of the vineyards. Tickets can be purchased online or at any participating winery.

Ticket price is $25. This event is from 12pm- 5pm. To purchase tickets for this event, please do so at participating wineries.

Day 3- Sunday, March 22nd

Pinot Noir Grand Cruz Tasting 

Pinot Paradise presents the Grand Cruz Pinot Noir and Food Tasting at the Mountain Winery in Saratoga, CA. Doors open from 12pm to 2pm for VIP, Trade and Media and 2pm to 5pm for the general public. Taste Pinot Noirs from over 40 winemakers of the Santa Cruz Mountains paired with delectable food from local gourmet restaurants.

Ticket Prices: VIP Grand Tasting $100, from 12pm- 5pm
General Admission Grand Tasting $85, from 2pm- 5pm
To purchase tickets, scroll to the bottom of the page.


Santa Cruz Mountain Winegrowers Association
(831) 685-8463


The Mountain Winery
14831 Pierce Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070 United States
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(408) 741-2822


VIP Ticket Package: Technical Session; VIP Reception, Pathway to Pinot Paradise; VIP Grand Cruz Wine & Food Tasting$165.00
Day 1- Wine Technical Session: "A Return to Paradise; Wine Making in a Mountain Terroir" Includes VIP Reception$65.00
Day 2 - Pathway to Pinot Paradise$25.00Please purchase tickets at participating wineries. Event is from 12 to 5pm.
Day 3- Pinot Noir VIP Grand Tasting$100.00
Day 3- Pinot Noir Grand Tasting – General Admission$85.00