By popular demand this has become another annual event for us. We'll be filling up jugs of Zinfandel straight from the barrel for you to take home. Our tribute to the traditional wine from our corner of Sonoma County wouldn't be complete without music, BBQ and other festivities. Kindly RSVP to Lynn if you plan to attend.
Join us for the third year of this fun local event that focuses on our own Northern Alexander Valley! Come taste your favorites from J. Rickards and possibly discover some new local spots as well. Order your tickets at the Eventbrite page!
Our annual open house celebration is a great opportunity to catch up with the J. Rickards Winery crew and soak up some Alexander Valley sun. Jim will be serving up his famous slow-cooked ribs alongside a special summer selection of our wines! Let us know you're coming with an email to Lynn.
Come join Jim and Eliza as they pour our 2017 Sauvignon Blanc, awarded the Best of the Best White Wine in the North Coast Wine Challenge this year. The event will include food pairings from top North Bay chefs along with the top Gold and Silver medal wines honored this year. The venue is the stunning SOMO Village in Rohnert Park. For more information and to purchase tickets visit the web site.
Join J. Rickards Winery and 30 other wineries throughout Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys in this special Wine Road tasting of Rhône style wines. We will be featuring our 2017 Viognier, 2016 Carignane, 2016 Grenache and 2015 Petite Sirah.
11:00 am – 4:00 pm $40 per person. To purchase tickets, visit the web site.
Our friends at Olympic Bakery & Deli will be hosting Jim for another wine pairing dinner at their spot just outside Shelton, Washington. This festive evening will feature a stellar lineup of J. Rickards wines alongside very special food pairings. Space is limited and this event always sells out fast! The cost for this delicious and informative evening is $55 per person. You won't find a better deal for such quality. Olympic Bakery will have the pairing wines available for sale as well. To reserve your spot, please contact: Olympic Bakery, 591 E. Pickering Road, Shelton, Washington. Call (360) 426-4566, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
As the date coincides with both the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo, we will be serving a tasty South of the Border inspired menu to pair with our wines. Come watch the races and join in some fun activities, including a fancy hat contest for the ladies and gents! Kindly RSVP to Lynn@jrwinery.com if you can attend.
Is your cellar or wine rack looking depleted? Interested in some fun spring wines to brighten up the season? Look no further than our Spring Cellar Relief Celebration!
We'll be serving up a selection of Gourmet Chilis and festive toppings to pair with our new release wines and offering discounted bundles of our spring wines to brighten the April showers. We will also be featuring perfectly aged library wines from the depths of our cellar. This is a great opportunity to come say hello and stock up on some tasty spring wines!
Tasting is complimentary, but RSVPs are required. Please let us know if you can make it!
Taste new vintages of wines before they are bottled and purchase your favorites of our current releases. The first weekend in March is a great time to experience Spring in the vineyard and discover your new favorite J. Rickards wine! This Wine Road event is offered the first and second weekend in March, however we will only be participating during the first weekend, 11am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday. And we'll be previewing the wines for Club Members only on Friday, March 2nd from 5-7pm.
The vines will be starting to awaken from their winter slumber to begin another growing season. This is an excellent time to come up and get the first wine club release of 2018. To warm up your winter, we'll be serving classic comfort foods to pair with our wines! Please RSVP to Lynn@jrwinery.com if you plan to attend.
Explore Northern Sonoma County as you taste wine offerings from some of the premier producers in the Alexander, Russian River and Dry Creek Valleys. We will be serving Hawaiian Portuguese Bean Soup to warm you. For tickets, please visit wineroad.com. 11 AM to 4 PM each day; Sunday only event tickets also available.
Over 100 wineries in Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys serve up fantastic food and wine pairings over the first weekend in November. We will be pairing Rustic Campanelle ai Funghi with our 2015 GSM red Rhone-style blend. For tickets, please visit the Wine Road web site. Tickets go on sale September 1.
We'll be pouring our winning wines alongside our local winemaking peers. This annual Sonoma County event has become a Wine Country traditions and is a great way to sample the best wine and food that our area has to offer. Please visit the Harvest Fair web site for for details
Join Jim and Eliza in San Francisco for a family winery tasting event. Imagine the opportunity to taste over 500 wines offered by over 125 wineries. You'll find upwards of 40 different varietals or blends from 60 of California's famed appellations. At the scenic Pier 27 venue. Reserve your tickets at their web site.
Join Jim and Eliza, along with over thirty other renowned Zinfandel producers, at this annual event in our backyard of Geyserville at Trentadue Winery. Wines will be pouring from 12:30 until 3:30 PM, with food to purchase and winemaker round tables to enhance your knowledge of Zinfandel wines. Contact the ZAP folks for tickets at the website.
Over 100 wineries in Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys serve up fantastic food and wine pairings. We will be participating again this year, pairing Mediterranean Chicken Ragu over Creamy Polenta with our 2014 Malbec. Open 11 AM to 4 PM each day.
For tickets, please visit wineroad.com
Come celebrate the bounty and completion of another harvest on Chianti Mountain as we host a rustic harvest dinner in our wine cave. Chef Liza Hinman of Spinster Sisters fame will prepare a delicious locally sourced meal, paired with some of our wines from harvests past. Very limited seating! Please contact us to reserve your space.
Come explore one of the most beautiful and relaxed areas of Sonoma County - The Left Bank of the Alexander Valley! From the town of Geyserville, north to Cloverdale and up to the far reaches of this historical appellation, participating wineries will be opening their doors (and perhaps a few special bottles). Each winery will include a logo glass with the tasting and the ticket includes $10 worth of wine purchase coupons. Discover some new favorites and avoid the crowds!
- Trione Vineyards & Winery
- Bobdog Wines/SkyPine Vineyards
- Pech Merle Winery
- J. Rickards Winery
- Mercury Winery
- Bergeron Wines/Pine Mountain Vineyards
For more information, please visit our Eventbrite page