Learn how to taste and blend wine like an expert with this unique interactive web conferencing seminar taught by Aaron and Amy, winemakers and owners of Conduit, divergent vine, and Tag + Jug Cider Co. We will send you four bottles of our wines that are "natural blenders," along with all the tools you'll need to create your own blends like a pro. Upon receiving your wine blending kit, you and a guest will be invited to join us for a one hour online seminar where we will walk you through wine production, history of the varietals and our vineyards, tasting of each wines in your kit, and then finally how to blend wines to create your own unique blend(s).We aim to create an immersive, educational, and fun experience focused
on tasting, blending, cellar stories, and a behind the curtain look at
how wine is actually made.We have two years of experience hosting these tasting and blending
seminars at the winery and now we are opening up this to a wider
audience with this unique, Covid-friendly online environment. You can see reviews for this 4.95/5.0 star-rated experience here:https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/230602?location...Your blending kit includes:(1) Contra Costa Co. Marsanne/Roussanne(1) El Dorado Co. Viognier(1) Contra Costa Co. Zinfandel(1) Dry Creek Valley Syrah50ml Conical Centrifuge Tube3ml Plastic PipettesWine Flavor WheelEmpty 750ml bottle for your final blendBlank label to personalize your final blendOne hour wine tasting and blending seminar with Conduit/divergent vine winemakers and owners Aaron and Amy for two (2) or more people - whoever you are sheltered in withFree Shipping in California, $30 flat shipping out-of-stateSales Tax includedUpon purchase, you will receive an email from us to schedule your tasting and blending session. Web conferences will be limited to a manageable number of people so everyone can ask questions, interact, and get the most out of their experience.About Aaron and AmyAaron has a non-traditional wine making background, one rooted in "garagiste" wine making and a dedication to self study, criticism, and constant tinkering and refinement of his process. He is dedicated to making wines with a distinct sense of time and place, which he believes can only be achieved through sourcing of high quality fruit, native fermentations, and low-intervention winemaking techniques. Aaron has been making wine and cider commercially in San Francisco since 2013.Amy has over 15 years experience in sales, marketing, and event planning in the wine and spirits industry, working in Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. She has wine credentials from both the Court of Master Sommeliers and WSET III Advanced certification.
The ultimate Tag + Jug Cider experience all wrapped up in this mixed 12-pack, which includes everything we made this past year! The Shelter-In Mixed Case includes TWO of each of our high end, limited release cider-wine blends as well as our
brand new release, Sonoma County Brut Perry (made with 100% organically
grown Asian Pears). We have also included three bottles of our
base wines that went into each of the three cider-wine blends, allowing you to experience our base wine that was blended and
co-fermented with our Brut Cider juice to create each of these unique cider-wine
blends.Purchasers of this package will also receive an exclusive
invitation to participate in an interactive Zoom tasting with Aaron
+ Amy of Tag + Jug Cider Co. where we will talk about our orchards,
processes in the cellar, blending philosophy, and go over tasting notes
and food pairings for our ciders...or whatever else you'd like to chat about.Shelter-In Mixed Cider Case includes:Brut Cider (1 bottle)Sonoma County Brut Perry (2)Rose' du Cidre - blended with our Rose' of Zinfandel (included in this pack) - (2)Deep Water - blended with our red Zinfandel (included in this pack) - (2)Flora - blended with our Viognier (included in this pack) - (2)2018 Contra Costa County Rose' of Zinfandel (1)2018 Contra Costa Zinfandel (1)2018 El Dorado Co. Viognier (1)Invitation to an exclusive cider tasting session hosted by Aaron and Amy of Tag + Jug Cider Co.FREE SHIPPING IN CA and TAX INCLUDED or $50 flat shipping out of stateWe have never offered all of our ciders at one time as the cider-wine blends are usually released seasonally, so make sure you get yours today while supplies last.
A perfect mix of boozey provisions when you're settling in for extended periods of social distancing. This mixed case gives you a taste of basically everything we made over the past few years and includes a few extra special bottles of our first ever release Sonoma County Brut Perry as well as our five-year-in-the-making Bordeaux style Merlot/Cab Franc blend.Discounted price of $250/case, which includes free shipping in CA and $50 flat rate out of state!Additionally, with the purchase of this package you will also receive a special invitation for a quarantine safe web conference tasting with Aaron and Amy, the wine/cider makers and owners of Conduit, divergent vine, and Tag + Jug Cider Co. We will bring the winery tasting room experience to you and walk you through a tasting of wines and ciders as well as a Q&A session, in an online, Covid-19-friendly environment!Shelter-In Mixed Case includes:Sonoma County Brut Perry (2)Brut CiderRose' du CidreFloraDeep WaterEl Dorado Co. ViognierContra Costa Co. Marsanne/RoussanneSierra Foothills VermentinoContra Costa Co. Old Vine ZinfandelDry Creek Valley Syrah - 90pts. Wine Enthusiast (Oct. 2019 issue)Sonoma County Red Wine Blend - Merlot/Cabernet FrancFinally, 15% of proceeds from this package will be donated to the Golden Rule Charity, helping our friends in the Hospitality Industry during this very difficult time.We will also have curb side pick up available in the Mission District of San Francisco for those local, just select "In-Store Pickup" at checkout.