"WINE ON THE 101" A DAY TRIP TO SANTA BARBARA
Join Educator Ian Blackburn for a fun filled day - departing Downtown LA at 9:00 AM and pick up at 9:45 AM in Westlake!
Monday / Feb. 19, 2018
Day Trip: Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
LA Loft Breakfast (Optional) / 8:30 AM
Round Trip / 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Join us for a day trip to Santa Barbara where we will visit top brands, get amazing appointments with the winemakers - taste, eat, relax and enjoy while being accompanied by wine expert Ian Blackburn who will entertain and guide this day trip to one of California’s most exciting wine regions. A Luxury 55 passenger bus will be used to transport 20-30 of us. This promises to be comfortable and relaxed experience.
- 3 Select Winery Visits - all tasting fees paid.
- Lunch (added cost)
- On board snack service
- Luxury Transportation
- Movies up and back
Price includes breakfast at the Loft before we depart, all tasting fees, all visits, Professional bus, Educator/guide, snack foods & water.
***Please note that lunch is NOT included in this total at this time, it will be billed to you separately (give/ take approx.: $60 per person) Lunch is required, as a group providing lunch for the special winemakers that join us and tentatively renting a private room for the event.
TOUR, TASTING & LUNCH
Enjoy a winemaker-hosted tour, tasting, and lunch at the spectacular Bien Nacido Estate Vineyards. Winemaker Anthony Avila will guide you through the magnificent Bien Nacido Vineyards and taste through their award winning Santa Barbara wines. Winery representatives will be on hand to enhance your experience and answer all your questions, from grape to glass. Enjoy a private lunch in the property's 1850's Adobe, underneath an awning overlooking stunning vineyard views.
Experience Santa Maria with Challen Winery, a small Santa Barbara County producer of premium single vineyard designated Pinot Noirs. Taste through the wines with winemaker Kevin Law and proprietor Challen Cates. Other surprise guests TBA!