Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association News

Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association

Welcome to our Newest Winery Members! (Thu, 31 Jan 2019)
We’d like to give a warm, Temecula Valley Wine Country welcome to our newest winery members! Akash Winery & Vineyard ~ This gorgeous 20 acre vineyard is located in the heart of Temecula Wine Country, California. Akash Winery & Vineyard currently has 15 acres of your favorite varietals planted which include Zinfandel, Petite Syrah, Cabernet [...]
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WINE COUNTRY RECIPE ~ CHICKEN-CHIPOTLE POSOLE WITH AVOCADO AND LIME (Thu, 31 Jan 2019)
There’s nothing better on a cold winter day than a big bowl of hearty soup! A rich broth, moist hand-shredded chicken and smoky chipotle make this posole a standout. And you’ll have some extra poached chicken to enjoy in a salad the following day. Pair with your favorite Temecula Valley Barbera or Zinfandel. Serves 4Ingredients [...]
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February Winery Events (Thu, 31 Jan 2019)
Love is always in the air in Temecula Valley. This month, your local wineries have especially amorous offerings set against the backdrop of the most beautiful vineyards in Southern California. Avensole Winery Valentine’s Weekend Dinner / February 14 through 16 / 5-9pm, Live music 6-9pm / Cost $150 per couple / Indulge your senses with [...]
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January Winery Events (Wed, 19 Dec 2018)
It’s the start of another new year and if you haven’t visited Temecula Valley Wine Country lately, now’s the time! Check out January’s calendar of events and make plans to visit us soon! Avensole WineryHosted Tour & Wine Tasting /Available on Sunday of each the month / 2pm-3:30pm / For every adventure, there is discovery, [...]
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Fun Facts About Merlot (Wed, 19 Dec 2018)
Considered one of the most food-friendly and approachable wines on the planet, Merlot surged to popularity in the United States in the 1990s. Now wine-lovers can find great Merlot and delicious Merlot blends from all over the world – from South America to France to Italy to right here in Temecula Valley, California. Here are [...]
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Wine Country Recipe ~ Dungeness Crab Frittata (Wed, 19 Dec 2018)
Slice this frittata into thin wedges for a passed hors d’oeuvre or serve more generous portions with a tuft of salad as a first course. To dress it up for the holidays, top wedges with a dollop of crème fraîche and California sturgeon caviar. Serve with your favorite Temecula Valley Chardonnay or Sparkling Wine. Serves [...]
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December Winery Events (Fri, 30 Nov 2018)
Avensole Winery Hosted Tour & Wine Tasting /Available on Sunday of each the month / 2pm-3:30pm / For every adventure, there is discovery, for every unique place, there is a story. Take a guided journey through our lush vineyards and experience our rich heritage and handcrafted Avensole wines / Cost. $35 / Reservations required. Please [...]
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In Memoriam ~ Ben Drake (Wed, 21 Nov 2018)
We were deeply saddened to hear that our dear friend and colleague, Ben Drake passed away on November 7, 2018 after a courageous two year battle with cancer. Ben was a fifth generation farmer in Riverside County and a resident of Temecula since 1973. Ben founded Drake Enterprises, Inc., a farm management company 40 years [...]
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