Martellotto Winery Happy Canyon Wines Featured at Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley

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Martellotto Winery pours its wines for Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley October 18 - Deep Dive on Wines from the Happy Canyon and Santa Ynez Valley AVA & Grand Tasting of Wines from the Appellation Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley.

Join Santa Barbara County Martellotto Winery for Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley in October. Two special events Friday, October 18, will feature wines from Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara appellation and include wines from Santa Ynez Valley AVA.

Deep Dive on Wines from the Happy Canyon and Santa Ynez Valley AVA

Time: Friday, October 18, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: Carriage House in Santa Ynez Historical Museum, 3596 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez

The Grand Tasting in the museum courtyard is included with this ticket.

Grand Tasting of Wines from the Appellation Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley

Time: Friday, October 18, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Carriage House in Santa Ynez Historical Museum, 3596 Sagunto St, Santa Ynez

“I am so excited that Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley will give visitors the opportunity to learn about wines from Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara. Many people aren’t familiar with this AVA because it is so new, but it is such an exciting appellation for wine lovers to explore,” says Greg Martellotto. “Santa Barbara County typically produces cooler climate grapes like Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. Happy Canyon produces great Bordeaux varietals like Cabernet Sauvignon.”

During the Deep Dive event, Matt Kettmann and a panel of experts will discuss why Happy Canyon and Santa Ynez AVAs produce such exciting wines. Matt is the Editor for Wine Enthusiast Magazine and The Independent.

Happy Canyon sits at the eastern edge of the Santa Barbara County wine region where temperatures are higher. The wide swing of temperatures between day and night allows Happy Canyon to produce Cabernet Sauvignon and Sauvignon Blanc that outshine better known wine regions. Wines from here are delicious yet under-rated.

The Grand Tasting takes a different approach with a “Walk-About” Tasting. During this event visitors will learn about the wines and producers from Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez appellations.

In Happy Canyon Bordeaux varietals grow extremely well. Wines from here rival those from more famous California wine regions. Learn about the Bordeaux varietals from this special AVA: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot.

Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley – Events

Martellotto Winery invites you to try the wines from Happy Canyon during Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley. Experience the Santa Barbara Wine Country difference.

About Martellotto Winery

Set deep in the heart of Santa Barbara wine country, Martellotto Winery makes handcrafted, beautiful and exciting wines using selected grapes from across California’s Central Coast. American Viticultural Areas (AVAs) include Happy Canyon AVA, Sta. Rita Hills AVA, Santa Ynez Valley AVA, and Santa Maria Valley AVA. Owner and winemaker, Greg Martellotto, specializes in Bordeaux varietals. Martellotto Winery is one of the few wineries producing single varietal wines of all five of the noble Bordeaux grapes: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, and Malbec.

Contact:

Greg Martellotto, Owner

Martellotto Winery

(619) 567-9244

https://martellotto.com/

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Name: Greg Martellotto
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Organization: Martellotto Winery
Address: 100 Los Padres Way #7, Buellton, CA 93427, United States
Phone: +1-619-567-9244
Website: https://martellotto.com/

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