Archive for the ‘Past Events’ Category

Spring Passport Weekend

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Become aquantined with the Wineries of Santa Clara Valley via Spring Passport Weekend…for just $45 you receive a Spring 2016 passport and souvenir glass plus VIP treatment at all participating wineries of Santa Clara Valley: Food, music, barrel tastings, special discounts and more.
Saturday & Sunday,March 19th & 20th, 2016 from noon-5pm.

For more details and to purchase tickets on line, click here.

Valentines Weekend Romance: Hearts, Wine & Chocolate Event

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011
Romance can be found at the Valentines wekend wint tasting event Hearts, Wine, and Chocolate at the Solis Winery in the Santa Clara Valley

A romantic Valentines wine tasting for only $10 a person (Wine Club members are free) plus

Valentines Day is just around the corner and you are looking for a romantic way to spend a beautiful weekend in Central California. You want to enjoy the incredible scenery away from the hectic pace of the city. In your imagination the perfect way to spend the most romantic weekend of the year is by winding your way through a vineyard while enjoying a picnic, fine wine, and decadent chocolate while looking into the eyes of the person you love.  You may not know it yet, but the perfect match to your picture of how to spend the most romantic weekend of the year is the annual Hearts, Wine & Chocolate event at Solis Winery.

Incredible Romance, Fantastic Price

Romance comes naturally at a vineyards,Hearts, Wine & Chocolate which is why visitors love this Valentines Day chocolate & wine tasting event. The event includes some incredible and award-winning wines paired with some of the best chocolate in the country. What a better way to spend this weekend of romance than by packing a picnic and visiting a romantic Santa Clara vineyard that is just 30 miles from San Jose. After the event you can purchase any of the wines you tasted (also available online) and then visit the DeBrito Chocolate factory, which is just 10 minutes away. If that is not enough, for a limited time you can also save 50% on your first purchase at the winery.


Valentines Weekend Event Details

3920 Hecker Pass Hwy.      Gilroy, CA 95020
Directions To The Winery

Dates & Times:
Saturday February 11th, 2012
Sunday February 12th, 2012

Free for Wine Club Members (Join today and get in for free!)
$10 per person for non-club members

Featured Award Winning Solis Wines

Merlot, Estate 2007
Cara Mia, Reserve 2007
Syrah, Santa Clara Valley 2007
Port California
and the just released Seducente, Santa Clara Valley 2009 – not yet
available online

Decadent DeBrito Dark Chocolates

Chocolate Blueberries
California Dried Apricots
Raspberry Gel
Chocolate Carrot Cakes
Pecan Turtles

We look forward to seeing you at this incredible wine tasting event. If you have any questions about the event, or have any questions about our Santa Clara Valley vineyard and winery, please call us at 888-838-6427 or feel free to contact Michael and Vic Vanni.

Wine & Cheese Fall Classic

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Every autumn during harvest we host our Wine & Cheese Fall Classic. Artisan cheeses from Carmel Cheese Shop are individually and purposefully paired with 5 special Solis wines. Enjoyed overlooking the vineyard in fall color and live jazz performed by Pentimento

12-4:30PM, Saturday and Sunday, November 5th & 6th.

General Admission $15

Wine Club Pickup Party

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Friday, August 26th, 2011 from 6-8PM.

Stop by the winery to pick up your current wine selections, taste some of Rich’s delicious food and enjoy live jazz. All complimentary.

Wine club members only.

Winemakers Dinner at Lizarran

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

If you haven’t tried Lizarran Restaurant in Gilroy yet, you are missing out on a unique cultural experience: authentic Spanish food just like in Spain.

On June 18th from 4-7PM, Solis Winery will be pouring 3 wines to compliment 3 hand-picked, exquisite tapas, plus a paella dinner immediately following. All for only $35/person.

Contact Lizarran for more details: (408) 842-2095

May 14th: Barrel Tasting

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Wine BarrelsThere is something about tasting wine straight from the barrel; young, raw and gritty. Each year before bottling, Mike invites our wine club members to join him and the staff in the cellar to taste many of the newer wines out of the barrel.
Stop by May 14th between 1 and 4 PM to get a sample of the future Solis wines. There is no cost to attend but it is reserved for wine club members only. One of the many benefits of your membership.

Syrah & Sausage Grill

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

One of our most popular events…purchase a bottle of Solis Syrah (or Fiano) and receive two gourmet sausage sandwiches and side dish free. All prepared by culinary chef, Richard Arioto. A great way to kick off your summer!
Saturday, Sunday & Monday, May 24-26, 2014 from 12-4:30pm.

Fall Wine & Cheese Classic

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

At the end of each harvest season, Solis holds our Fall Wine & Cheese Classic. This year’s event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 13th & 14th from 12PM-4:30PM. It will include 5 wonderful artisan cheeses hand selected to pair with 5 distinct Solis wines. Also featuring light jazz by Pentimento both days. Come and enjoy the beautiful autumn flavors, colors and ambiance.
$15 general admission. Free to wine club.

Holiday Library Wine Tasting

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

We would like to celebrate the holiday season with you by offering our award-winning, vintage wines from our library cellar. Stop by each weekend between November 24th & December 31st, 2017 to taste and/or purchase hand-selected, limited, super-premium wines. A great way to entertain out-of-town guests.  Quantities are limited.

(Closed December 25th)

Cigars under the Stars 2

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

For the cigar aficionado and wine enthusiast, we combine our wine and port selections with 2 special cigars for an evening of relaxation and conversation. Limited to only 50 guests, this event will sell out! Cost $35.
Saturday, August 22nd from 7-10pm