To all the wine lovers out there! If you want to live out your passion while traveling in California, then the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival is for you! This February event offers visitors the opportunity to taste incredible selections of white wines. Meet the winemakers, sharpen your tasting skills and have the most wonderful time!
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Taste Delicious Wines at the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival
An International Event
The Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival is the ideal day trip activity. Formerly known as the Anderson Valley Alsace Festival, this event happens every year in February and gathers both local winemakers and international vendors. Rarely do you get the chance to experience the white wine culture and celebrate products from all over the world. Get a taste of some amazing Riesling and Gewürztraminer, or let your palate travel to France with premium Alsace cuvees.
A Fun Way to Learn About White Wines
Several events are held throughout the day at the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival, so not only do you get to enjoy delicious wines but you also get to have fun in an interactive and educational atmosphere. Discover California Central Coast white wines with Maidenstoen Winery and explore German laws regarding white riesling with wine columnist Dan Berger. Try to guess the wine you are drinking with delectable food pairings provided by Culinary Institute of America chefs Lars Kronmark and Christie Default. You will have three different options to choose from such as Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris, and Riesling, some of which come from the oldest vineyards in the state, so guess wisely!
Enjoy Delicious Food with Your Glass of Wine
Once you’ve filled your day with fun activities and tastings, delight your other senses at the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival’s Winemaker Dinner. Have a unique dinner with one of the winemakers and enjoy a multi-course meal including tasty local food. Cheeses and high-quality ham, oysters from Tomales Bay, steelhead with caramelized onion butter and sea salt, and more. It’s the perfect way to end a fun day at the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival!
Have a Relaxing Weekend at Sea Rock Inn
After spending the day drinking international cuvees at the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival, come home to a comfortable room at Sea Rock Inn. Our stunning accommodations are the perfect place for you to relax with your loved ones and have a magical stay. Book one of our Junior Suites and enjoy a breathtaking view of the ocean from your queen bed. Take a warm shower in your private bath and snuggle in a luxury robe by the fireplace. Wake up to the sound of crashing waves and head over to our private spa for a signature massage. Start the day off right with a delicious breakfast and get ready for your next Northern California adventure! Discover why the Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival is one of the best events this season and start planning your trip!
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