Here at Burrell School, we’re busily pressing off the last of the reds after primary fermentation has completed for our most bountiful Harvest 2013. What a year it’s been! Nearly 73 tons!! WOW!
After a fun visit to see the twin grandsons in Colorado, Anne & Dave are enjoying the mild November weather here in the Santa Cruz Mountains and getting ready for this weekend’s Passport festivities. Then, thoughts turn to Thanksgiving.
But first, we invite you to join us this Friday, Nov 15, for the Cabernet Lover’s dream, Premier Cruz, A Mountain Cabernet Experience, 6pm til 10pm. $110 per person. The event takes place at The Mountain Winery in Saratoga. Enjoy an array of new releases and hard to find library wines from the most distinguished Cabernet producers in the Santa Cruz Mountains, along with wonderful Cab-friendly cuisine. www.scmwa.com
Nov. 16th—Fall Passport. Burrell School has a “Spicy Four” special that includes one each of 2008 “Detention” Zinfandel, 2008 “Spring Break” Estate Syrah, 2008 “Sweethearts” Zin/Syrah and 2009 “Schoolyard” Petite Sirah. Regular price $120, Passport price $79. www.scmwa.com
Traditional Thanksgiving Pairing (perfect for turkey)
2008 Estate Pinot Noir
2010 Estate Chardonnay
regular price $74, holiday pricing $49
2009 Petite Sirah
regular price $60, holiday pricing $49