Holiday Festival of Wines


Kick off the holidays with us on Friday through Sunday, December 2-4, as we gather on Murphys’ Main Street for wine tasting, music, small bites and big sales! The festivities begin on Friday from 5-8 pm and continue on Saturday and Sunday 11-5 pm. Special offerings by member wineries are as follows:

Tanner Vineyards – At the Holiday Open House they will be offering a sparkling holiday “cocktail” and the Tanner family’s secret-recipe apple dumplings. For the weekend, Dec 2-4, they will have great discounts on our sparkling wine and their moscato, if 2 or more bottles are purchased.

Gossamer Cellars will be offering mulled wine cider, sweet treats as well as a ten percent discount on wines starting Friday night through the weekend. They may also be rocking the turntable that evening!

Jazz Cellars WineryJoin them for wine tasting, hot apple cider and cookies on Friday, December 2nd from 5 – 8 pm during Murphys Open House. They will be open Friday starting at noon and Saturday, Sunday and Monday from Noon – 5pm. Come check  out the holiday gift boxes – 3 great assortments to choose from – all with award winning wines and fine chocolates from Nelson’s Candies.

Black Sheep Winery will be offering a special: 3 Bottles = 3% off, 6 Bottles = 10% off, 12 Bottles = 20% off, Wine Club Members = 30% off. These discounts are in addition to the regular two bottle and six bottle promotions that will be running for the month of December.

Lavender Ridge Winery will be offering Classic Swiss Fondue on Friday evening between 5 and 8pm served by cheesemonger and Certified Cheese Professional Judy Creighton, made with Côtes du Calaveras Blanc, Viognier, and a selection of fabulous alpine cheese from our Artisan Cheese Market. On Saturday and Sunday they will be offering classic Alpine fondue cheeses, paired with three wines in their tasting flight.

Stevenot Winery –  On Friday night they will be serving home made chili and tasting their Reserva wines. Six pack wine specials will be offered throughout the weekend!

Milliare Winery will be hosting a Wintery Wineland Holiday Celebration from 1-5pm on Saturday, December 3rd. There will be wine and merchandise specials as well as holiday music by Matt Cullen. Visit their facebook page @MilliareWinery for event updates!

Newsome Harlow Newsome Harlow will be open  5-8 pm Friday night with Grover Anderson playing in the Courtyard and serving wines by the glass and bottle, at Club Prices for everyone! Throughout the weekend, they will spotlight the “Dysfunctional Family 3pack,” our Holiday Special that includes Drama Queen, Train Wreck and The Deviant at a reduced price. Mellie will serve up a treat as well!

For more information please contact the Calaveras Winegrape Alliance 
999 Highway 4 / PO Box 2492
Murphys, CA 95247