April 16th was our national launch with Cellar Angels for Same
March 19th was the photoshoot
with the California Wine Club on Treasure Island--featuring
the 2010 Just Joshin California Red Table Wine and Just Joshin Vaquero
Chard. These kind folks are helping us nationally
launch the JJ brand.
March 23rd was a special
event with Cellar Angels at the Newport Sports Museum.
Believe it or not, after eleven years, this is the first time
Josh is flew into and out of an event! As always with our Cellar
Angels friends, there were multiple worthy
organizations which benefit.
On April 5th:, we were at Wine Rush-PDX, a unique tasting event, bringing artisan wineries from various West
Coast wine countries.
April 9th was a party for Freedom to
Marry in Washington D.C.
Josh was on "Mouthful, the Wine Country’s Most Delicious
Sunday, March 3 on KRCB 90.9 & 91.1 FM in Sonoma
County. Hope you tuned in. In case you missed it, you can listen here.
spoke at the "Just for Wine-Os: The Business of Grapes" panel
from 6pm-8pm on February 27, 2013 at Blush!
at 476 Castro Street @18th Street in San Francisco, California, 94114.
He presented and answered questions about the wine
business and his experience being one of the few winemakers who have a
Hope we saw you,
Sex Meritage launch
party and tasting is scheduled for Sunday, December 16th at Winestyles
at 1433 W Belmont. It'll was open house style from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Did you meet us at the Sexy
in SF party on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. This was also
our West Coast Same
Sex Meritage launch party! The best comment was from the
organizer, Sabrina (@passportclub),
who wrote, "Same Sex Meritage tastes ah-ma-ZING! Soft, round, lush
& complex...like a lovely kiss. SSM makes me feel a certain
way... *blush* #WinoThought." We're close to being sold out for
2012--get your orders
in soon, please!
were at the Bid
for the Kids Gala on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at the Balboa
Bay Club. This was the Pearl Jubilee Bid for the Kids Gala
which is celebrating 30
years of efforts "to bring hope and lifesaving treatments to children
battling cancer, and improve the care, quality of life, and survival
rate of children with malignant diseases.” Our 2010 Just Joshin California Red Table Wine
was the featured red, and a three-bottle set of Arleyna Napa Red Table
Wine was a featured auction item!
We poured our wines at the third annual Jewish
Winemakers Tasting and Nosh
on Sunday, October 28, 2012, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Veterans
Memorial Building, 126 First Street West, in Sonoma. "This event
celebrates the contributions and talents of local Jewish winemakers.
Proceeds will help underwrite Jewish education and cultural events in
the wine country."
Sorry if you missed us on Sunday, October
21st, 2012, for an
incredible afternoon of wine and paella.We learned how to make an
authentic Spanish Paella to
the delight of family & friends.
19th, 2012: Hope you met us in Benicia at the upcoming opening
night Gala for WHAT THE BUTLER SAW, the first production in the Benicia
Old Town Theatre Group's 49th season here in Benicia. Opening night is
scheduled for FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19. The doors open at
7, with curtain at 8 pm at 140 West J Street, Benicia.
Tickets and info are available here.
October 10th, 2012: WineLuv at San Francisco's Blu
Restaurant. Here's a link for discount tickets and
We had fun pouring at the 4th Annual A Taste of Downtown San Rafael
on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Fourth Street
& Surrounding Streets in Downtown San Rafael, CA. This event
included restaurants and merchants offering hors d'oeuvres and wine
samples! Hope we saw you there.
We participated in the SF WINE CRAWL on
Sunday, August 19, 2012
from 12:30pm - 5:00pm.
On July 22, 2012, we poured our wines at
the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference.
Grand Wine Tasting
hope you joined us at the TAPAS
Grand Wine Tasting,
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at the Festival
Pavilion, Fort Mason, San Francisco. In 2011, we were one of the 45
wineries who poured their wines. It was so much fun we did it again
In The Wild
poured our wines and entertained some
furry friends at the Oakland
on Satrurday, June 23 for the Walk in Wild fundraiser. This
event supported the Oakland Zoo’s conservation, education, and animal
Passport Sunday on Treasure Island, SF
Family Wines, along with 10 other wineries, offered you over 40 wines,
complimantary shuttle amoung wineries, valet service for purchases,
Sunday glass, merchandise discounts, free parking and special events
Midrasha Wine Tasting Event
We hope you tasted with us at the 2nd Annual "Pouring for Passover"
Midrasha continues its mission of providing a supplemental
Jewish education for 8th through 12th graders and provides a crucial
link to the Jewish community during the students' teen years. March
25th, from 2:30 to 5:30 at Temple
Sinai in Oakland at 2808
Summit Street, Oakland, CA.
Wine & Irish Stew Paring
We hope you joined us
at the Irish
Stew cook-off on Sunday, March 18th from 1-5 pm at our
tasting room! Josh prepared his finest version of this hearty, wine
friendly meal. Never before had so many wines joined their
makers for a food pairing bound to make the Irish folk proud.
12/1: The new
website is alive and well--please take
a look and spread the word. We're an excellent choice for
holiday gifts: wine, clothing, and clubs!
12/12, 6pm: Trade-Only event at TI--please email Terri
12/17, 5pm: SFW pours in the Napa
Valley Marriott's Great Room--come get
your holidays started right!
12/18, 12-5pm: Chili Day in December at TI--go to click for details.
All three winemakers will be onsite and waiting to hear whose
chili recipe won the contest--I'm reasonably confident it's me :)
10/15-16, 2011 -- San
Francisco Vintners was back with a fall showcase of
top notch wineries, including
us, selling their wines direct to you. Similar to farmers
markets, this event allowed you to sample the wines on display and buy
them on the spot.
10/22/2011 -- Paella
Day by the Bay:
We had a blast! People learned how to make an authentic
to the delight of family & friends. Click here
for the details!
On Sunday October 23, 2011, we were at the Second
Annual Wine Country Jewish Winemakers Tasting and Nosh "Knishes, Kugel
from 1:30 to 4:30 at the Veterans Memorial Hall,
126 First Street West in the Town of Sonoma.
10/6-9, 2011: We hope you joined
us for Fleet
Week Wines & Wings.
were excited to pour our wines at the San
Francisco Fashion Week.
We offered our wines during the
cocktail hour from 6-7:30pm on August 12-14, 2011.
On August 14 2011, from 11am - 3pm, at the Hansen's
Soda Treasure Hunt . We "might" had been one of the things to
International Tempranillo Day: On September 1, 2011, Stein
Family Wines was part of the first International Tempranillo
Day! Click here
for all the details!
We poured at the Greenhouse tasting on September 1, 2011,
in Fulton, CA too!
Hope you visited us at the Vintners' Island Expo on September
10,2011, at 1pm. We joined our fellow Treasure Island wineries
in this event which will also included artisans and local artists
displaying their work.
Grand Wine Tasting
5th, 2011 Stein Family Wines joins the Tempranillo Advocates Producers
and Amigos Society once again for the TAPAS 2011
Grand Wine Tasting at Ft. Mason
Midrasha Wine Tasting Event
6th, 2011: 2:30 - 5:30
Temple Sinai - Stern Hall, 2808
Summit Street, Oakland, CA
Housing's 2011 Street Party
San Francisco Chronicle Wine
2011: Stein Family Wines helps support affordable housing for seniors