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Our 2017 Harvest Intern- Concetta’s New Role

You probably know our Harney Lane Ambassador and Tasting Room aficionado Concetta for her welcoming spirit and perhaps her contagious laughter! This year, Concetta has been deep in the trenches taking on a new seasonal project as our honorary “Harvest Intern.” For years, Concetta has hinted to Kyle that she wants to work a harvest season out in the vineyards and winery. He never really took her seriously, until this year when he genuinely needed the extra help during what has become a very busy 2017 harvest. As with most things, she was enthusiastic and…

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A Magical Evening in the Vineyard

Dinner with the Family, 2017 This past weekend, it was our pleasure to host the 6th annual Dinner with the Family for our Wine:30 Club Members. On a warm summer evening, as the Delta Breeze came in gently, we sat down among the lush vines and heavily hanging grapes of our estate Primitivo vineyard. Head Chef Warren Ito crafted an exquisite menu, pairing each dish perfectly with a selection of limited, Library and not-yet-released wines that lucky guests were treated to as the night went on. In a tradition we have come to expect, the…

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Primitivo Punch- A Wine:30 Favorite

Our Primitivo is a coveted club-exclusive wine for a reason! Its beautiful blend of rich fruits, savory spice and robust structure make for an excellent wine that is versatile as an everyday drinker, yet distinct enough to save for special occasions. This summer, we had a little fun with it! We mixed up a batch of Chef Warren Ito’s famous Primitivo Punch first served at our Harvest Cookout 2015. It was a hit then and continues to satisfy our Wine:30 desires! Primitivo Punch 2 parts Harney Lane Estate Primitivo 1 part POM pomegranate juice 1…

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Rain in the Vineyard- a wet winter means what for our wines?

Although it is practically summer, we are still hearing the same great questions in the Tasting Room just about daily- What does all the rain we’ve had mean for our vines? Thankfully, we have our Proprietor and Vineyard Manager Kyle Lerner on hand to provide some insight into what to expect for the coming year and your 2017 vintages! What has been the impact of all the rain this year? In our business, rain is always a good thing. We’ve experienced less than average rainfall the past few years, which has had a negative impact…

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February 2017 Wine:30 Club Wine Selections

February 2017 Wine Club Selections Our February Wine:30 release is here! We are thrilled to share our brand new 2014 Petite Sirah, which just brought in its first accolade of the season – a Gold Medal at the 2017 SF Chronicle Wine Competition! Take a peek at your club selections below and get excited for all that’s in store this month and for 2017. Contact Tori if you would like to upgrade your club preferences. We are now featuring a NEW 6 bottle option – great for those seeking more variety and a little more…

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