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Discover A Heavenly Oasis Just Outside of Downtown at the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Wine Festival

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Discover A Heavenly Oasis Just Outside of Downtown

Los Angeles of Decadent Wine+Food+Music at the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Wine & Jazz Festival

 

vendor1Los Angeles County (March 27, 2014) – The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association  2nd Annual Vintners Festival & Jazz In the Vineyard Event on Saturday, April 26, from 11am-4pm, at Reyes Winery in Agua Dulce, just 45 minutes north of downtown Los Angeles, features an unparalleled mix of great locally-produced wine and food, paired with illustrious live jazz music performed in a breathtakingly beautiful vineyard setting. 

 

“You might say we’ve created a kind of  ‘holy trinity’ for voluptuaries of decadent wine+food+music in a heavenly oasis right outside of Downtown Los Angeles,” says Cyndee Donato of Donato Family Vineyard and Antelope Valley Winery, a Winemaker and member of the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association. “And, the beauty of it is, almost no one knows we’re here, so our guests get to be the first to discover this burgeoning, wine frontier.”

 

Local Wine, Breweries, & Spirits Tastingswill be from, among others,San Antonio Winery,  Alonso Family Vineyards BobcatChavez Vineyards– Du NasiGolden Star Vineyards  Donato Family VineyardAntelope Valley Winery-  Harris Wine Biz  High Desert CellarsCoruce Vineyards — Oasis Vineyards — Six FoulkesMagellan Gin  — Agua Dulce WineryAbsenthePulchella WineryRhum Barbancourt  Reyes WineryAnhueser-Busch and other SPVVA Members. 

 

Gourmet Bites will be supplied by delicious artisan food producers such as

Le Chene French CuisinePortos BakeryTruffles n Toffee    California BakeryGourmet Blends and more to be announced.

 

 

The 2014 Festival’s Jazz-In-the-Vineyard Musical Lineup includes:

 

Quattro, the 2013 Latin Jazz Grammy Nominee for Best New Artist, a fresh, new innovative ensemble blending  Latin + Pop + Jazz + Classical creating their unique sound. Their debut album is “POPZZICAL”. Read more…

Lauren Koval, jazz vocalist & Paul McDonald, keyboardist and arranger, performing Latin Jazz & Standards from the Great American Songbook. Read more…

 

Jon Stephen, Tropical Brazilian Guitarist, performing his own genre of all original music of magical compositions ranging from smoky jazz to breezy bossa nova to serrano-like flamenco. Read more…

 

Still Moving Project, a group of dedicated, fun-loving musicians, making beautiful original music with a unique brand of melodic rock, country, folk, and jazz.  

 

The Arts & Crafts Exhibit will feature local artists including the find woodworks of Carlos Bacelar, Isidora Designs, DeSigns by Sandra Lane, and Prussmeier Pens. Also, MCigar returns with his highly coveted, hand-rolled fine smokes.

 

A portion of the proceeds from the festival will benefit College of the Canyons, the Institute for the Culinary Arts, scheduled to open fall 2014.  Sponsors for the event include Union Bank of California,  Rec Solar, Tee It Up, and All-American Containers. For more information on the 2014 Festival, and a up-to-date list of participants including wineries and other vendors, artists’ biographies and photographs, please visit the SPVVA website.

 

Media Contact: Georgina Stassi, Stassi & Associates, Media Relations for the Wine & Culinary Industry; georgina.stassi@gmail.com; 310-613-7445. Find a Media Pass Request Form on SPVVA website. Reyes Winery is located at 10262 Sierra Highway in Agua Dulce, CA 91390.

 

About Sierra Pelona Valley AVA and SPVVA Vintners Association:

The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association is an organization that brings together the talents and resources of its members, partners and community in order to promote the production and appreciation of fine wines grown or produced within the Sierra Pelona Valley AVA. Nestled in the Sierra Pelona Mountains of Southern California, just 30 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, the Sierra Pelona Valley’s untouched natural beauty provides the perfect environment for burgeoning vineyards, boutique wineries and outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors can enjoy a day of discovery and relaxation exploring the area’s fine wineries, tasting rooms, events and hiking trails. For information on how to make the most of your time in Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Country, join the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners on Facebook and follow along on Twitter.

 

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Live Music at 2nd Annual SPVVA Wine Festival & Jazz In the Vineyard

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2nd Annual SPPVA Wine Festival & Jazz In the Vineyard Announces Musical Line-up

Don’t Miss Out! Purchase Tickets Now at http://sierrapelonavintners.com/tickets

 

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still moving projectAnd returning for a second year will be the Still Moving Project, playing rhythm & blues, classic rock and originals.

 

2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association Wine Festival

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The Perfect Pairing of California Fine Wine & Good Living

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February 12, 2014 (Los Angeles County) – Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association (SPVVA) will hold its 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association Wine Festival on Saturday, April 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reyes Winery in Agua Dulce.  Proceeds from the festival will benefit College of the Canyons, the Institute for the Culinary Arts, scheduled to open fall 2014. Guests will enjoy “ticketless” tastings of wine, beer, spirits, and gourmet fancy food samplings, all paired perfectly with a full day of good living and great experiences.  Guests will receive a complimentary commemorative tasting glass and plate, a specialty gift bag, and free parking. Festival attractions will include:

 

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Wine, Beer & Spirits Tastings from  San Antonio Winery, Alonso Family Vineyards, Chavez Vineyards, Golden Star Vineyards, Harris Wine Biz, High Desert Cellars, Oasis Vineyards, Agua Dulce Winery, Pulchella Winery, Reyes Winery, and other SPVVA Members.

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·        Gourmet Bites, from delicious artisan food producers such as Le Chene French Cuisine, Truffles n Toffee, California Bakery, and more to be announced.

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·        Arts & Crafts Exhibit featuring some of LA’s most esteemed artists and craftsmen including Bacelar Woodworks, M Cigars, Patina Soul, Prussmeier Fine Pens, and the paintings of Winemaker Robert Reyes.

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·        Live Music from Quattro, the 2013 Latin Grammy Nominee for Best New Artist; and returning for a second year, the Still Moving Project.

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·        Silent Auction and Raffle items will include Wine & Dine gift certificates, a variety of other wines, gift packages, artwork, and many more exciting items from the event’s sponsors. Sponsors for the event include Union Bank of California,  Galpin Motors, and Rec Solar.

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·        VIP Treatment: With the purchase of a VIP Pass, guests will experience the private Winemaker’s tour and barrel tasting including early entrance at 11 a.m.; V.I.P. lounge reserve wine tasting paired with a gourmet lunch, plus all general admission ticket benefits. (Only a limited amount of VIP passes are available). Exclusive V.I.P. Access Event Passes will be available online at $90.00 until February 28. After February 28, V.I.P. passes will return to their original price of $100.00.

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Purchase Tickets: Please visit the SPVVA website.  Prepaid general admission tickets are $65.00 and $75.00 at the door. Special-Benefit-Designated-Driver tickets are also available.

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Reyes Winery is located at 10262 Sierra Highway in Agua Dulce, CA 91390.

 

 Media Contact: Georgina Stassi, Stassi & Associates, Media Relations for the Wine & Culinary Industry; georgina.stassi@gmail.com; 310-613-7445. See Media Pass Request Form on SPVVA website.

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About Sierra Pelona Valley AVA and SPVVA Vintners Association:

The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association is an organization that brings together the talents and resources of its members, partners and community in order to promote the production and appreciation of fine wines grown or produced within the Sierra Pelona Valley AVA. Nestled in the Sierra Pelona Mountains of Southern California, just 30 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, the Sierra Pelona Valley’s untouched natural beauty provides the perfect environment for burgeoning vineyards, boutique wineries and outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors can enjoy a day of discovery and relaxation exploring the area’s fine wineries, tasting rooms, events and hiking trails. For information on how to make the most of your time in Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Country, join the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintner’s on Facebook and follow along on Twitter.

 

 

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