Title Sponsor for Winemakers Dinner: TricorBraun WinePak is dedicated to helping you bring your extraordinary wines to market by providing fast, efficient access to quality packaging components from our state-of-the-art repacking line and warehouses throughout the West Coast. Through our partnerships with Ardagh Glass, Amcor Closures, and our international suppliers in Europe and Asia, you will receive, from stock, the highest quality packaging components from domestic (including ECO bottles with 50% recycled content) and imported bottles to closure solutions, including stocked Stelvin closure and capsules in several colors.
Allied Grape Growers is a California winegrape marketing cooperative with nearly 600 grower-members located from major winegrape regions of California. The association exists for the purpose of efficient and competitive marketing of its members' grapes as well as offering marketing services for non-members. We maintain direct lines of year round communication with our growers and vintners for the better understanding of market conditions and opportunities.
Discover the Wines of Amador! The Amador Vintner’s Association has more than 40 extraordinary member wineries and tasting rooms in Amador County showcasing award-winning Zinfandels, Barberas, and Rhones varietals. Take a drive through the rustic vistas and rolling scenic vineyards of Amador’s Gold Country.
Founded in 1916, American AgCredit specializes in providing financial services to agricultural and rural customers throughout California. We offer a broad range of agricultural loan and leasing services from winery, orchard, timber, row crops and dairy financing to country homes loans, equipment leasing and construction financing.
Marketing and Printing has undergone an evolution in the past few decades, and APi-marketing is committed to staying on the cutting edge. We invest in the technology and harness the latest strategies to exceed our clients' expectations and maximize their marketing budget. While we still print business cards, postcards, and newsletters every day, we also offer solutions to maximize your online presence, including website development, social media management, and email marketing.
Billet Transportation We can handle your wine storage and consolidation needs. Call us to pick up at your winery! ~ Wine Consolidation ~ Storage ~ Barrel Storage and Delivery ~ Temperature Controlled Warehouse ~ Local and Long Haul Trucking ~ Insulated Van & Reefer Trailer ~ Friendly Staff
Cabot is owned by 1,200 Dairy Farm Families throughout New York & New England. We manage four plants in three states, employing over 1,000 people, who make the best dairy products on the planet. Award-winning cheeses made with love and pride in Cabot and Middlebury, Vermont and Chateaugay, NY.
Established in 1989, The Calaveras Wine Alliance is dedicated to increasing the awareness of all wines produced in Calaveras County and/or produced from Calaveras grapes. We are Calaveras County families that are making some of the most exciting wines in California’s historic Sierra Foothills region.
There’s a distinct difference when you travel the world with Celebrity. You’ll notice it on every cruise, on every ship, every time. The proof is in the details that create the foundation for your modern luxury experience. With over 300 ports of call, Celebrity brings the world to you. Revisit favorite cities or explore bucket list locales. The choice is yours, and it’s one you can make over and over again with so many destinations to choose from. Add more overnight stays, Signature Sailings, and exotic expeditions to the Galapagos Islands, and you’ve got an unrivalled array of voyage options to create your ideal cruise experience.
Champignon got its roots when Julius Hirschle, its founder, traveled from Germany to France to learn how to make cheese in the early 1900's. Though times have changed, Champignon is still uniquely Bavarian in its roots, which guarantees customers quality cheeses and is recognized as one of the leaders in the soft-ripened cheese industry.
Grand Tasting Heritage Lounge Sponsor: Since 2010, CocoTutti has been producing delicious, colorful individual chocolates. Elyce (The Chocolatier / Owner) started with classic recipes, then updated them, and created the majority of our fine, divine chocolates from scratch. Many of our recipes start with our housemade jams and marmalades – which start with organic fruit from our local farmers’ market.
Comerica Bank has provided loan and financial service solutions for premium wineries since 1987, including lines of credit, term loans secured by real estate and vineyards, and equipment loans and leasing. Please give the winery specialists at Comerica a call when you require creativity and local knowledge backed by the resources of one of the largest business lenders in the nation.
Consortium Mendocino: It was 13 vintages ago that a group of Mendocino County winemakers joined together and came up with a unique idea to create an ultra-premium wine blend that would showcase the heritage varietal of Mendocino County, Zinfandel. The christened label and blend known as “Coro,” named and inspired from the Latin root for “chorus” is the first wine of its kind to set blending and aging parameters for a wine distinctive to its region in the United States. Every Coro wine is a signature blend, individually crafted in Mendocino County from 100 percent Mendocino County grapes, in strict accordance with the Consortium Mendocino Bylaws.
Cuvee Wine Tours: Welcome to Wine Country! At Cuvee Wine Tours, you’ll get access to some of the most sought-after wineries in Napa and Sonoma Counties. We specialize in providing you the ultimate wine tasting experience.
Delicious cheeses that make you do the happy dance. From fresh and tangy cheeses to our soft-ripened signature classics and buttery aged cheeses, discover your own favorite fromage moments from Cypress Grove. Using the finest ingredients we can get our hands on, our fresh goat cheeses range in taste from fresh cream and citrus to lavender and wild fennel pollen, with unexpected and delightful flavors running the gamut in between.
Dillwood Burkel & Millar, LLP. is a full-service CPA firm providing tax, audit, bookkeeping, financial consulting, and business valuation services. They work closely with their clients as advisors in matters of tax and financial statements. They provide insight into ways to improve performance and profitability, to take advantage of available tax deductions and credits, and to discuss strategies for business success. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
El Dorado Wine Association's Mission: To represent the unified interests of its members, promote the brand El Dorado and increase the recognition of El Dorado County's wine region as a quality wine tasting experience and destination.
Exchange Bank is a community bank. As a community bank, we differ significantly from national and regional banks. The major difference is our commitment to community and the level of service to customers. We have become partners with our neighbors by focusing only on our community, with an emphasis on making it a better place to live and work.
OUR MISSION at Food & Wine Trails is to offer guests authenticity and the highest-quality value in the culinary and viticulture travel world. The best way to truly know a place is to experience it through its people, food and wine. And the most fun you can have doing that is to travel with a group of likeminded enthusiasts.
Global Package is comprised of a talented and experienced team for creating the best bottles from worldwide factories sourcing as well as providing custom shippers, glass decoration, pewter labels, closures, and design for the wine, spirits, and food industries. When it comes to providing custom and specialty bottles and packaging, we lead the way in finding solutions to provide a comprehensive and attractive outcome that sets a brand apart. It is our goal to offer the most professional service so the project works well the first time.
Hinman & Carmichael LLP, established in 1991, practices exclusively in the field of alcoholic beverage law and represents wine, beer and spirits industry members at all levels: producers, importers, wholesalers and retailers. We are the leading U.S. law firm for internet alcohol marketing compliance, both direct and through the three-tier system. We are avid supporters of ZAP and the California wine industry.
Wine enthusiasts will enjoy a warm welcome and a friendly face as they travel Lodi Wine Country and enjoy a diverse range of wines, delicious foods, and great hospitality. Lodi is the self-proclaimed Zinfandel Capital of the World producing over 40 percent of California’s premium Zinfandel. Journalists and wine enthusiasts alike have long recognized Lodi as the home of highly acclaimed Old Vine Zinfandels, with some plantings dating back to 1888.
For 77 years, the Los Angeles International Wine Competition has showcased the finest domestic and international vintages through a wine-tasting event that is widely considered to be one of the most prestigious in the United States. An esteemed panel of judges use a blind-tasting method, maintaining the highest standards of integrity and professionalism that has remained the competition’s foundation for 77 years.
Michael’s Chocolates is a San Francisco based small batch, handmade artisan chocolatier specializing in award-winning chocolates and confections.
Moe's Barrels: What we do - we buy, sell, and rent wine and whiskey barrels - We will pick-up, deliver, or ship barrels - We pride ourselves in our affordable rates and our prompt and polite service. We are located in Galt and Lodi, California.
Napa Valley Boutique Wine Tours: WE SUPPORT SMALL WINERIES! Andy Kiken is the Valley’s Go To Guy for Small Wineries. In one year’s time, Andy has quickly established himself as one of the best wine tour drivers in wine country. His advantage is being a former owner of a winery and running sales. He knows wine. He knows the best wineries. He knows what you want: a superior wine experience at a fair price.
CURATE, EDUCATE AND CREATE Our mission is to curate the most delicious olive oils and balsamic vinegars, educate you about the ones that are best for you, and help you create delicious dishes using our locally sourced ingredients. We believe that you can taste the quality of our local, organic, sustainable oils and balsamics. We believe that, like fine wine or high-end coffee, olive oils and balsamics should be smelled, sipped and savored—they should be experienced, not just swallowed. That’s why our shop doubles as a tasting room, a hands-on appreciation of oils and vinegars.
A Different Kind of Risk Manager Today’s complex, dynamic world of highly interconnected, globalized business requires a different approach to risk; smart, agile, innovative. Founded in 1997 as a risk and insurance consultant, Risk Strategies Company is now ranked among the top 25 insurance brokerages in the United States. But, we’re not a behemoth, generalized insurance brokerage, wedded to rigid process and conventional approaches. Serving the needs of public and private companies, government and non-profit entities, and individuals, privately held Risk Strategies operates from more than 25 offices throughout the United States.
San Francisco Chocolate Factory was created to provide chocolate lovers with gourmet-quality, superbly packaged chocolate at a non-gourmet price. Since debuting in 1999, our chocolates have become a favorite with San Francisco locals and visitors alike.
Publisher/Executive Editor of THE TASTING PANEL Magazine, Meridith May acquired the former Sommelier Journal in January of 2014 and rebranded the publication as The SOMM Journal, launching as a bi-monthly with the inaugural June/July issue. The content for The SOMM journal has broadened to include more coverage of artisan spirits, coffee, tea and food trends. The SOMM Journal is a true hospitality industry publication with an academic angle and close working relationship with educational institutions.
The Sonoma Creamery® Story: Since 2012 Sonoma® has been under new ownership and management. We’ve expanded our fresh cheese product line to include Mr. Cheese O’s® and Cheese Crisps--new, on-trend, high-protein, gluten-free, low-carb, baked crunchy real cheese snacks with short, clean ingredient decks. In 2018, we launched a groundbreaking line of savory snack bars--Sonoma® Cheese Crisp Bars™. Our motto is "healthy indulgence." Above all, we are proud of our employees, who work hard every day to bring the very best cheeses and cheese snacks of the Wine Country to your table.
Steppin' Out Magazine is committed to being an essential resource for visiting California's Wine Country - including the regions of Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino and the Sierra Foothills. We offer an intimate look at the interesting people who make up The Wine Country.
For over 30 years, Tsar Nicoulai Caviar has sustainably cultivated world-renowned caviar from 100% American White Sturgeon. Our artisanal caviar is natural, fresh, additive free and enjoys a loyal following of fine food enthusiasts who prefer the simple goodness of a quality product.
We provide full spectrum water treatment service and sales and have been at the forefront of water treatment technology since 1985. We install and service water filtration and purification systems for homes, restaurants, offices, hotels, grocery stores, festivals and events, and municipalities who want great tasting, healthy drinking water without plastic bottles.
Wines Vines Analytics maintains the wine industry’s most complete and accurate databases and provides data-driven targeted communication through analysis, data, insights, and reports to help our clients grow and manage their businesses. The company’s products include database and business intelligence subscription services, 3-tier and pricing data, analytics, custom data reports, and the new Wine Analytics Report. Contact Tina Vierra at 415-453-9700 or email email@example.com to learn more about any of our services.
Wine Spectator, illuminates and educates wine lovers and epicureans. It is renowned for in-depth wine tasting reports and Buying Guide, travel and fine dining features, chefs' menus, personality profiles, and thought-provoking editorial. Readers include epicureans, connoisseurs and collectors and business leaders. To put it simply, those who enjoy wine and spirits, food, travel, and the good life read Wine Spectator.
World Cooperage is a family-owned company building on four generations of experience in the oak industry. We proudly craft premium American and French oak barrels. Our cooperage is equipped with state of the art technology, allowing each barrel to be customized to a winemaker’s unique specifications. We maintain a long-term vision for every aspect of our business – most importantly to craft enduring partnerships with award winning wineries around the world. With this as our foundation, we are committed to consistent quality for each barrel we craft throughout our diverse portfolio. We work with you to build comprehensive barrel programs you can trust, time and time again.
Grand Tasting Heritage Lounge Sponsor For more than fifty years it’s still our passion to discover extraordinary finds from all over the world and make them accessible to all. Our everyday low prices and high-quality, original items are a great value. Choose from eye-catching, trend-setting home accents, an awe-inspiring array of international foods and wines, and much more. We bring the beauty and excitement of global bazaars to you. Our selection is always changing, and, like favorite mementos from your life, each item has a story worth sharing. From Balinese baskets, pottery from Portugal and collectibles from Africa to scrolled artwork inspired by Spanish artifacts - each store is a treasure trove.