The Iron Horse Calendar 2019
Upcoming Events, Special Release Dates, Reasons to Celebrate
Chinese New Year — Lunar New Year is February 5th. Please come celebrate the “Year of the Pig” with fresh tangerines and Fortune cookies and our delicious 2014 Chinese Cuvée all weekend February 8-10. Early birds will receive a traditional good luck red envelope.
Valentine's Day – We will be offering the perfect pairing of Wedding Cuvée and chocolates February 14 – 16. Plus, be among the first to taste our first ever 2016 Heart of the Vineyard Chardonnay.
Friday March 8 - 2005 Joy! Brut Release Tasting. Two seated tastings with food pairings, conducted by winemakers David Munksgard and Megan Hill. One at 11a, the other at 1:30pm. Limited to 18 guests each seating. $65/per person. 20% discount on Joy! for attendees that day. Plus, we will be pouring Joy! in the Tasting Room that weekend.
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Purchase Tickets for 1:30pm seating
Spring Equinox Wednesday March 20th - Seasonal pairing in the Tasting Room: fresh, local strawberries with our new vintage of Spring Rosé.
Sunday April 7 - The Oyster Girls return and will be here shucking fresh oysters every Sunday through October from noon until we run out.
Earth Day always on April 22, which is a Monday this year. Join us in a special toast to Mother Nature with 2015 Ocean Reserve and receive a gift packet of Iron Horse sunflower seeds to plant in your garden.
Tastings Under the Palms begin Wednesday May 1 – a private, seated tasting for two to four guests. (Yes. You get to sit down!) at a “ringside” table, under the palms, facing our gorgeous view, where you can see the individual vineyard blocks while tasting the corresponding wines. Click here, for details and to make reservations.
May 9 - Release date of the new vintage of Rainbow Cuvee. Fun pairing at the Tasting Room with Skittles.
May 12 - Our Mother’s Day tradition is to offer lovely flowers, grown in pots, from seed, by Iron Horse co-founder Barry Sterling.
Sunday June 16 – Father’s Day. Our tradition at Iron Horse is for fathers to “fly free” i.e. a complimentary flight of either bubbly, white or red for all dads.
Summer Solstice Soiree Saturday June 22 - An after-hours celebration of the longest day of the year and the release of our new vintage of Summer’s Cuvee. We are already dreaming of the menu: hand-made potato chips, lamb, vegetarian, chicken and seafood shish-kabobs, cherry tomato salad in lettuce cups, cheese platters and peach popsicles made with Summer’s Cuvee, plus live music and special wine purchasing opportunities. 5 to 7:30pm. Limited to 200 guests. $50/person.
Gentle reminder to always please make reservations on our website for these events and to come taste with us.