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Italian Variety Tours with Vittorino Novello

El Dorado Tour: Aug. 2

Registration for the El Dorado tour is closed. If you are a member of one of the sponsoring organizations and would like to attend, please call 530-621-5528.


7:30 -8:30 a.m. Arrastra Vineyard. 2399 Kingsgate Rd. Placerville.

Aglianico. Doug Leisz, grower; Marco Capelli-winemaker, Miraflores Winery and custom for Arrastra.   

Doug Leisz
Doug Leisz
Marco Capelli
Marco Capelli

 


8:45-9:45 a.m. Camino Alto Vineyard. 2910 N. Canyon Rd., Camino.

Fiano and Arneis.  Ron Mansfield, vineyard manager; Hank Beckmeyer, winemaker- La Clarine Farm. 

Ron Mansfield
Ron Mansfield
Hank Beckmeyer
Hank Beckmeyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


10:15-11:15 a.m. Suma Kaw Vineyard. 2660 Bodega Way, Placerville. 

NebbioloSheila Bush, grower; Paul Bush, winemaker,  Madronã Vineyards and Rucksack Cellars.

Sheila Bush
Sheila Bush
Paul Bush
Paul Bush

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


11:45-1:30. Naylor Vineyard. 7405 Vineyard View, Fair Play.


Barbera and Dolcetto. Bill Naylor, grower; Winemakers: Steve Ryan, Oakstone and Obscurity Cellars; Ruggero Mastroserio, Mastroserio Winery.

Bill Naylor
Bill Naylor
Steve Ryan
Steve Ryan

 

Amador Tour: Aug. 3

Registration for the Amador tour is closed. If you are a member of one of the sponsoring organizations and would like to attend, please call 530-621-5528.


7:30-8:30 a.m. Casino Mine Ranch, 13528 Shenandoah Road, Plymouth.


Vermentino. Rich and Joan Merryman, owners; Josh Lyman, vineyard manager; Jessica Tarpy, winemaker, Favia.

Josh Lyman
Josh Lyman
Jessica Tarpy
Jessica Tarpy


8:45-9:45 a.m. Cooper Vineyards, 21365 Shenandoah School Road, Plymouth.

Barbera. Dick Cooper, grower; Mike Roser, winemaker.

Dick Cooper
Dick Cooper
Michael Roser
Michael Roser


10:00-11:00 a.m. Vino Noceto, 11011 Shenandoah Road, Plymouth.

Sangiovese and Barbera. Jim and Suzy Gullett, owners; Dave Brown, vineyard manager; Rusty Folena, winemaker.

Suzy and Jim Gullett
Suzy and Jim Gullett
Rusty Folena
Rusty Folena


11:30-1:00 p.m. Shake Ridge Vineyard, 14885 Shake Ridge Rd., Sutter Creek.

Barbera, Primitivo and Greco di Tufo. Ann Kraemer, grower; Winemakers: Derek Irwin, La Certosa; Tim Borges, Portalupi; Michael Havill, Bella Grace. 

Ann Kraemer
Ann Kraemer

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