Société Mondiale du Vin special guest Aratas Wine

Mondiale Weekend welcomes Aratas Wine April 2019

The Chaîne des Rôtisseurs™ is the world’s oldest and largest food and wine society. The society is vintage, but the events are cutting edge! The United States chapter is now in its 56th year with 6,000 members including gourmands, gourmets, gastronomes, chefs, restaurateurs, hoteliers, oenologists, winery owners, sommeliers, food and wine educators, and others interested… Continue reading Société Mondiale du Vin special guest Aratas Wine

The Culinary Institute of America at Copia presents “The Petite Masters”

The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) hosts “The Petite Masters”, an immersion into the American heritage grape Petite Sirah. The sold out inagural “Petite Masters” event featured the top winemakers of premium Petite Sirah grown in the Napa Valley and beyond. This educational presentation began in the tasting theater with a round table conversation led… Continue reading The Culinary Institute of America at Copia presents “The Petite Masters”

Aratas Petite Sirah receives highest rating from Steve Heimoff

Steve Heimoff

The 2012 Shake Ridge Ranch Petite received the highest rating for a Petite Sirah, ever, from Steve Heimoff, one of the industry’s most respected palates in the business. 97 POINTS. “Aratas 2012 Shake Ridge Ranch Petite Sirah (Amador County) This is a real mountain wine, grown at an elevation of 1,700 feet. The climate in… Continue reading Aratas Petite Sirah receives highest rating from Steve Heimoff