Winter in the Wineries Passport 2017-2018


Calistoga Winter in the Wineries People’s Choice Awards

For the first time in 2017-2018, Passport holders were invited to vote on their favorite Calistoga wines and wineries in particular categories. Voters were entered to win an Instant Wine Cellar of 17 bottles of wine, one from each winery in the Passport.

Congratulations to Serena S. of Ocoee, FL for winning the Instant Wine Cellar!

Winter in the Wineries 2018-2019 Passport will run Saturday, December 1, 2018 through Sunday, February 3, 2019. Mark your calendars!

Congratulations to the People’s Choice Awards Winners!

Best Cabernet 2017-2018:
Chateau Montelena

Most Innovative Blend 2017-2018:
Tank Garage Winery

Best Merlot 2017-2018:
Castello di Amorosa

Best Dessert Wine 2017-2018:
Castello di Amorosa

Most Informative Winery Staff 2017-2018:
Chateau Montelena

Best Sauvignon Blanc 2017-2018:
Tamber Bey Vineyards

Best Napa Valley View 2017-2018:
Sterling Vineyards

Friendliest Winery Staff 2017-2018:
Laura Michael Wines
Romeo Vineyards & Cellars

Best Chardonnay 2017-2018:
Chateau Montelena

Best Tasting Room 2017-2018:
Castello di Amorosa

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2017-2018 Passport Featured Complimentary Tastings at 17 Calistoga Wineries

Passport holders were treated to complimentary wine tasting flights at 17 Calistoga wineries. They experienced every facet of the unique Calistoga wine region, from the towering hillside castle at Castello di Amorosa to the négociant-style wines featured in Picayune Cellars’ adorable downtown tasting room. The other wineries participating in the Passport included: August Briggs Winery, Bennett Lane Winery, Chateau Montelena, Hans Fahden, Heibel Ranch Vineyards, Helena View Johnston Vineyards, Laura Michael Wines, Madrigal Family Winery, Maldonado Family Vineyards, Romeo Vineyards & Cellars, Sterling Vineyards, Tamber Bey, Tank Garage Winery, T-Vine Winery and von Strasser & Lava Vine Winery.

Some restrictions may apply: Must be 21 years of age or older to purchase and redeem passport offers. Most wineries limit group size to no more than 6-8 people. Most wineries closed on major holidays. Once you have your Passports, please read details of individual offers carefully.