PBS film tackles Mexican Americans’ role in winemaking
In this Aug. 25, 2017 photo provided by Quiet Pictures, veteran winemaker Gustavo Brambila hand labels one of the roughly 40,000 bottles he produces every year in Napa, Calif. "Harvest Season," a new PBS documentary scheduled to begin airing Monday, May 13, 2019, examines the contributions of Mexican Americans in the wine industry of California's Napa Valley. (Roberto "Bear" Guerra/Quiet Pictures via AP)
Russell Contreras is a member of The Associated Press’ race and ethnicity team. Follow him on Twitter at http://twitter.com/russcontreras
We're so EXCITED...AltaMed Meets Napa, Thursday & Friday, July 26-27, 2018!!!
Gustavo, Back in LA for East LA Meets Napa Extravaganza, July 27, 2018...Reserve your Tickets Today!!!
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Friday, July 27, 2018 | L.A. Live, Los Angeles
East LA Meets Napa celebrates the richness of Latin food and the success of Latino-owned vineyards in California by pairing gourmet cuisine with fine wines. This unique event honors the roots of our many vintners and families. Hosted in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, East LA Meets Napa is the perfect opportunity to relax with friends, family, co-workers and clients. The annual evening event regularly sells out with approximately 2,000 patrons in attendance. Guests enjoy live entertainment while rubbing shoulders with celebrity chefs. Over 80 top LA restaurants and premium vintners are on hand to offer tastings.
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Celebrity Winemakers & Chefs Paired Together to Wine & Dine ONLY You!!!
Thursday, July 26, 2018/Crowne Plaza Ballroom
5:00 – 6:00 PM Check-in and networking with the winemakers & chefs
6:00 – 9:00 PM Formal five-course food and wine pairing
AltaMed is proud to present an exclusive formal food and wine pairing event you won’t want to miss. Enjoy a rich and diverse five-course tasting, carefully paired with reserve wines from famed regions of Napa Valley and Mexico. Each course will be accompanied by a highly selective collection of rare and older vintages, the highest rated cabernets, blends, and finest reserve wines. Vintners and sommeliers will introduce the pairings and restaurateurs and chefs will describe the acclaimed dishes that accompany each wine. Guests will have a chance to meet the celebrity winemakers and chefs as well as order directly from the vintners on site.
Napa's NEWEST Wine Tasting Event! This Saturday, March 31, 2018
Napa's NEWEST Wine Tasting Event! This Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 1pm. Meet the Legendary winemaker Gustavo Brambila (as seen in the movie BottleShock) and hear his stories and manifestations of his revered wine. Have your purchased bottle signed and photo taken with him. Exceptional handcrafted wines that people travel from afar to taste, in the heart of the beautiful Oxbow District. This is your chance to experience the allure of Napa Valley wine tasting in a beautiful setting and get face to face with an iconic figure in the Napa Valley wine industry. Limited entries, RSVP today.
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We are proud to release the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon from the Atlas Peak Appellation!!
Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 Atlas Peak-100% all
Fruit and Flavor Aromas: Black Cherry, subtle hints of Licorice, Tobacco, Violets
Oak: French oak, aged 36 months
Serving Temperature: 58-61 degrees Fahrenheit