Let’s face it...chocolate and flowers for Valentine’s Day is great, but why not step it up this year and visit one of these 5 romantic winery locations for amazing food, lovely ambiance and best of all...fantastic wines! All 5 of the following wineries have been featured in at least one of our 6 wine of the month clubs and, since you’re breaking away from the norm this year, we’ve included our two Valentine’s Day wine gift box specials at the end of the post. Go ahead...splurge a little, they deserve it!
Flying solo this February 14th? Wine will be your Valentine! Check out #5 on the list for the perfect way to treat yourself to a casual, yet romantic Valentine’s Day.
Valentine’s Day Poetry, Truffles & Wine
When: Feb. 14th - 17th starting at 3pm
Where: Benovia Winery - 3339 Hartman Ln., Santa Rosa, CA 95401
What: Join Benovia Winery for a romantic Valentine’s Day event featuring Poetry, Truffles & Wine! Benovia Winery crafts amazing Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Zinfandel from esteemed locations in the Russian River Valley, Sonoma Coast and Sonoma Mountain. Visit their Facebook page to purchase tickets!
Benovia Winery has been featured in our upper level Platinum and Pinot Noir Wine Clubs.
Dutton Estate Winery:
Love the Wine You’re With
When: Feb. 14th - 18th from 11am - 4pm
Where: Dutton Estate Winery - 8757 Green Valley Rd., Sebastopol, CA 95472
What: Enjoy half priced Chocolate & Wine Pairing with your Valentine! Not only will the chocolate and wine be delicious, but since it’s earlier in the day, you’ll still have time to book a table at your favorite restaurant for dinner. Dutton Estate is a true family production that produces high-end Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from Sonoma County.
Dutton Estate Winery has been featured in our Gold Wine of the Month Club as a part of our PLUS! Bottle Program.
Imagery Estate Winery:
Valentine’s Day Weekend
When: Feb. 16th - 17th
Where: Imagery’s Main Bar Tasting Room - 14335 Sonoma Hwy, Glen Ellen, CA 95442
What: Celebrate a full weekend with Imagery Estate Winery! They will be sharing a special pairing of Imagery Port and dark chocolate throughout the weekend for you and your Valentine. It’s the perfect option if your work week doesn’t allow for a night out on Thursday the 14th.
Imagery Estate Winery has been showcased in our 90+ rated Platinum Monthly Wine Club
Delectus Vineyard & Winery:
When: All month long from 10am-5pm
Where: Delectus Winery - 1091 St. Helena hwy, Saint Helena, CA 94574
What: You’re in for a treat! Delectus Winery has extended their Valentine’s Day festivities to include the entire month of February. The Sweet Surprise theme is a way for you to set a date that will work for your celebration and then surprise your special somebody to delightful chocolate pairing and their new Dessert Cuvée! Doesn’t get much sweeter than that.
Delectus Winery has been included in our ultra-premium Diamond Club. This is the highest quality level of all our wine clubs!
Corks n’ Crowns:
Beer & Wine With or Without a Valentine
When: Feb. 14th 11am - 6pm
Where: Corks n’ Crowns - 32 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (in the Funk Zone!)
What: Come to the Santa Barbara Funk Zone where you and/or your Valentine can enjoy both wine, beer and the largest selection of chilled Champagne in town! Even if you’re flying solo this year, the Corks n’ Crowns tasting room has you covered. A casual, yet romantic location just steps from the beach, you can enjoy a complimentary strawberry and chocolate fountain and have a pizza delivered from Lucky Penny down the street.
PS. Special heart-shaped pizzas are available from Lucky Penny upon request!
Corks n’ Crowns pours a wide selection of wines we feature here at Gold Medal Wine Club as well as small-production craft beers from The Original Craft Beer Club, and more.
Can’t make it to wine country for a romantic winery Valentine’s Day? No problem.
We have 2 special Valentine’s Gift Boxes (see below) that we can ship directly to your door! Not to mention our 6 customizable wine of the month clubs.
Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly...order today!
Valentine’s Day Rosé Special
• Box of 8 artisan Chocolate Truffles
• Amuse Bouche Prêt à Boire 2016 Rosé
• Tiny House 2017 Rosé of Pinotage
• Vinum Cellars 2016 Rosé
• Ousterhout 2017 Pinot Noir Rosé
• Azios Cellars 2017 Rosé of Zinfandel
• Vaughn Duffy 2017 Rosé of Carignan
Plus FREE SHIPPING!
Valentine’s Day Diamond Wines
• Blackbird 2014 Paramour Red Blend - rated 96, 95, 94 and 93 points!
• Frias 2015 SMD Cabernet Sauvignon - rated 94 points!
• Box of 8 Chocolate Truffles (see flavors below)
• Artist-commissioned wine Gift Box (FREE!)