Testarossa University


We are excited to announce our 2019 Testarossa University winter series!
 

Join Wine Educator Bob Zamora for another set of fun and informative sessions to explore the world of wine and heighten your enjoyment of our favorite beverage.

Whether you are new to wine or a seasoned oenophile, we have a session that is sure to inform, excite and delight you.


RSVP through our webstore or by contacting our concierge at (408) 354-6150x31 or concierge@testarossa.com.
 

 

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Oak Barrels and Their Influence on Wine

Thursday, February 21st   ~  $75/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm


Learn about and taste from the wide variety of barrels that we use to ferment and age our wines. Learn about what coopers, toast levels, grain tightness, barrel age, and how they contribute to the finished wine in your bottle. 
RSVP Here (moderate wine knowledge recommended).

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Santa Rita Hills Component Tasting

Tuesday, February 26th   ~  $50/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Celebrate the release of our ever popular Santa Rita Hills blends and taste the individual vineyard components that make up these dynamic wines: La Encantada, La Rinconada & Sanford & Benedict.   RSVP Here

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Wine Basics in Carmel Valley!

Thursday, February 28th   ~  $35/person
Location: Carmel Valley Tasting Room
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

New to the wonderful world of wine? Our knowledgeable educators will teach you the basics of tasting and enjoying wine, as well as an introduction to the winemaking process here at Testarossa. No experience necessary!   RSVP Here

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Tondre Grapefield Horizontal Tasting

Tuesday, March 5th   ~  $50/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Taste a wide variety of Tondre Grapefield Pinot Noir from Testarossa and other esteemed producers. Learn how our winemaking process contributes to the unique flavor of our Tondre Grapefield Pinot Noir.  RSVP Here
 

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Pinot Noir Around The World

Tuesday, March 12th   ~  $50/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm


Learn about Pinot Noir from all over the world and see what terroir, climate conditions, and winemaking styles from around the globe contribute to our favorite red grape! RSVP Here

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The Wines of Hahn Vineyards

Tuesday, March 19th   ~  $50/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm


Learn about our newest releases grown by Hahn Vineyards. You’ll be the first to taste the 2017 vintages of Lone Oak Chardonnay and Doctor’s Vineyard Pinot Noir along with library selections, all while learning about the vineyard’s history, viticultural management & terroir, as well as our winemaking style.  RSVP Here

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The Wines of Chalone AVA

Tuesday, March 26th   ~  $50/person
Location: Los Gatos Winery
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Take a deep dive into the Chalone AVA, home of Winemaker Bill Brosseau’s home ranch and one of the most unique growing regions in California. We’ll taste new and library selections of Brosseau Vineyard wines as well as some other wines from the region.  RSVP Here