Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards
Start the Holidays off Right with One of Gloria Ferrer’s
Elevated Experiences and Unique Gift Sets
Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards welcomes wine lovers to the Sonoma wine country. The visitor’s center makes a grand impression with its stunning panoramic views, overlooking acres of lush green vineyards. Located 40 miles north of San Francisco and six miles south of the historic mission town of Sonoma, sparkling wine flows at their state-of-the-art location. Come see for yourself what makes Gloria Ferrer an unforgettable holiday experience.
Gloria Ferrer is known for being the Pinot Noir pioneers. Come discover their long history with their semi-private tasting experience of small-lot wines available only at the winery. On this journey, you will learn the intricate details of the finest Pinot Noirs, the story behind each one, and the way in which their matchless qualities were crafted. Taste one sparkling and four exclusive Pinot Noir wines accompanied by small bites paired with perfection.
12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday; $60 per person – club members receive a 20% discount
Bubbles and Bites
The ultimate Gloria Ferrer experience begins with an in-depth private tour where you’ll learn about the history of the Ferrer family and the intricate sparkling wine process. Following the tour, you will be seated in the Vista room for a special pairing of seasonal bites and their award-winning wines guided by a wine educator. Taste three sparkling wines and one estate varietal paired with small bites.
10 a.m., 12 p.m. or 2 p.m. $60 per person – club members receive a 20% discount
A Taste of Spain
Explore wines and tapas of Spain while enjoying breathtaking views of Sonoma! They have brought the Ferrer Family wine collection here for you to taste and enjoy. Learn the Ferrer family history and Freixenet story followed by a private food and wine pairing seated in the Vista Room overlooking the vineyards. A wine educator will walk you through four estate varietals from around Spain carefully paired with Spanish tapas easy to recreate at home. And lastly, a pairing not to miss with a very special Freixenet cava to tantalize your taste buds.10 a.m., 12 p.m. or 2 p.m. $50 per person – club members receive a 20% discount
Learn how glassware can enhance the profiles you love in wine. Experience the variance in aroma and taste from assorted stemware in a blind tasting of both varietal and sparkling wines. Determine the profiles you enjoy most about wine to select the right stemware for your palate.10 am, 12 pm or 2 pm $45 per person – club members receive a 20% discount
For a fuller experience take a tour of the winery with one of their knowledgeable guides. This tour gives an excellent overview of the Ferrer family history along with the sparkling winemaking process. Tour includes a tasting of two sparkling and one estate varietal wines.11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. $25 per person; $15 for ages under 21
Ideal Gift Sets
Time to Shop for that Special Someone
2014 Brut Rosé is one of their most popular sparkling wines and available in a beautiful black and gold gift box. Perfect as a hostess gift for the holidays or for the rosé lover on your list, $65.
2008 Royal Cuvee was originally made for the King and Queen of Spain. This sparkling wine was recently awarded 93 points by Wine Spectator and won Best of Show/Sparkling at the San Francisco International Wine Competition. Order it as a gift to be delivered wrapped nicely in a beautiful black and gold gift box, $50.
Single Vineyard Pinots: Enjoy two classic Carneros Pinot Noir wines from two distinct vineyards on their estate presented together in a beautiful black and gold gift box. The 2014 Rust Rock Vineyard Pinot Noir is silky and expressive. The 2014 Gravel Knob Vineyard Pinot Noir is elegant and graceful, $115.
Exclusive Bubbles: Two of their most popular vintage sparkling wines together in a beautiful black and gold gift box. The 2014 Blanc de Blancs and 2014 Brut Rosé come from an outstanding vintage and are always highly coveted among fans, $115.
Ultimate Sparkler: Gift only the best for the wine lover on your list. 2006 Carneros Cuvee (94 points, Wine Enthusiast) nestled inside a handsome wood box, $100.