This chartered tasting and tour of four premium African American-owned wine brands will provide an unforgettable experience. Our visit to the Napa Valley wine country begins mid-morning and includes a gourmet lunch as well as introductions to several of the featured wine makers. Our tours typically leave promptly from the Vallejo Ferry Terminal Building where there is ample parking and ferry access to and from San Francisco, CA. Space is limited and tickets must be purchased here on Eventbrite.
Now in its second year, Soul of Sonoma (SoS) on the Vineyard is becoming one of Martha’s Vineyard’s most anticipated annual premium wine and epicurean classics. The event, will be held Saturday, August 10, 2019, and will serve as a unique opportunity to share in the love of all things culinary paired with wine from several premium award-winning black-owned vineyards. This year's theme "La Vie en Rose" will showcase our love for rosé wine--especially in the summer months. Guest are asked to wear hints of blush and pale rose to mark the occasion.
Local Chef Deon Thomas will be preparing culinary delights to pair with your winetasting experience. Winemakers from Charles Woodson Wines and Theopolis Vineyards (among others) will be on hand to share their knowledge and guide guests through their winetasting experience.
Guests will move through a progressive tasting from black-owned vineyards; including a selection of favorites picked by Soul of Sonoma’s founder Patrice Davenport. Attendees will enjoy the ways in which food and wine work together to intensify the tasting experience. We will be highlighting our favorite rosés as well.
We would like to personally invite you to join us at the second SoS on the Vineyard and look forward to celebrating La Vie en Rose! Purchase tickets here.
Soul of Sonoma (SoS) on the Vineyard is slated to become one of Martha’s Vineyard’s most anticipated annual premium wine and epicurean classics. The event, scheduled for Saturday, August 11, 2018, will be a unique opportunity to share in the love of all things culinary paired with wine from some of California's premium award-winning black-owned vineyards.
The historic town of Oak Bluffs will provide a unique backdrop of both beauty and an unparalleled cultural legacy. The venue is on the grounds of Farm Neck Golf Club--a world renowned semi-private golf course where former U.S. presidents can often be spotted swinging off the tee. Farm Neck is a hidden gem not far from the bustle of the island’s downtowns.
And the wine, you ask? There’ll be plenty of that on tap: Guests will begin with sparkling selections and move to a vertical tasting of at least four premium Northern California wines from black-owned vineyards; and a tasting of favorites as selected by Soul of Sonoma’s founder Patrice Davenport. Attendees will enjoy the ways in which food and wine work together to intensify the tasting experience.
We would like to personally invite you to join us at the inaugural SoS on the Vineyard and hope to see you in August!