Fourth Friday Feast - Main Street Food and Wine
Join us in front of our downtown tasting room Friday evenings where we will have a local caterer preparing food to pair with our wine of the month. Outdoor dining accompanied by live music from our neighbors at RootStock make for a lively experience in Historic Downtown Winters.
Wine & Art in the Park
Berryessa Gap is a founding member of Roots to Wine a not for profit mutual benefit corporation whose charter is to market wine grape growers and producers from Capay Valley, Davis, Dunnigan Hills, English Hills and Winters. Wine & Art in the Park is the group’s annual spring event held at Rotary Park in downtown Winters. This event is open to the public (over 21) where artists join wineries and food vendors for an afternoon of tasting wines from our wine region.
Each year in early August in Galicia Spain where the Albariño grape is from, there is a town festival featuring seafood to pair with the areas Albariño wines. We are among a few local wineries producing Albariño and local Winters restaurants participate by featuring local Albariños with their favorite seafood menu items. At Berryessa Gap, a local caterer will be on the street in front of our tasting room preparing special seafood items to pair with our Albariño.
International Tempranillo Day – Winters Tempfest
Winters held its first Tempfest (a festival celebrating the Tempranillo grape) in 2010 to coincide with International Tempranillo Day, a celebration sponsored by TAPAS (Tempranillo Advocates, Producers and Amigos Society). Winters continues to hold Tempfest in conjunction with International Tempranillo in November of each year. Local restaurants feature local wines and Spanish entertainment, live music and dancing, takes place in and around Historic Downtown Winters. At Berryessa Gap, we taste Tempranillo flights which include library wines.
Winters Fresh Press
Winters Fresh Press (weekends in September). Throughout the harvest and crush season, Berryessa Gap hosts tours at our production facilities to experience wine grape crush or pressing. Guests can get hands on experience using our basket presses while enjoying both fresh and released wines along with light palette cleansers.