June 18: 2016: Los Gatos Plein Air Wine Tasting

Saturday, June 18th, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. — Fine Art Exhibit, Sale, and Festival and Drawn2Art*, Los Gatos Town Plaza. The public and artists gather at the Los Gatos Town Plaza to view the framed paintings. Admission is free. Enjoy wine tasting from Los Gatos and the Santa Cruz Mountain vineyards and mingle with […]

April 2016: Passion for cyling and wine combine at Left Bend Winery

Santa Cruz Sentinel – Wine Press: Passion for cyling and wine combine at Left Bend Winery By Stacey Vreeken, Wine Press  POSTED: 03/30/16,  LOS GATOS >> Sometimes the road to winemaking is traveled by bike. At least that’s how Richard Hanke and Gary Robinson of Left Bend Winery got there. The two met through a shared passion […]

May 20 to May 22, 2016: PINOT PARADISE – Taste of the Mountains

Come sip, sample and enjoy three days meandering your way through the many Pinot Noir and Chardonnay producers of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Taste through barrel samples, enjoy the experience of meeting our winemakers and participate in personal tours of the vineyards. Tickets can be purchased online or at any participating winery. Ticket price is […]

May 14, 2016: New release party

Celebrate with Left Bend and our new releases.  Noon to 5pm. 2015 Rose’ 2014 Viognier Mashup v2 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

April 29, 2016: Winemaker dinner at Savory Kitchen

Join us Friday, April 29, 2016 6:30pm-9:30pm Join us at the Savory Kitchen for Left Bend Winemaker’s Dinner where Gary will be joining Savory Kitchen to give a great overview of Left Bend and the vineyards they source from in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Crispy Polenta Cake and Gremolata paired with Left Bend 2013 Viognier TBD Course paired with Left […]

April 20, 2016: Campbell Wine Walk

We have 30 great merchants and 30 wonderful wineries paired up for what we expect to be an amazing evening in Downtown Campbell. Left Bend will be pouring at the Celtic Shop.

May 7, 2016: Saratoga Wine Stroll

Left Bend Winery will be pouring at the Saratoga Wine Stroll on May 7, from 2:30 to 6pm.   Ticket information Hope to see you there.

Left Bend Monthly Photo Contest

Join our ‪#‎enjoyleftbend‬ photo contest and WIN A BOTTLE OF WINE. To enter: 1) Follow us on Instagram or Facebook 2) Post a Left Bend inspired photo on Instagram @LeftBend or on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/leftbend 3) Tag the photo #enjoyleftbend Here are the rules: Must be 21+ years old to enter and claim a prize. A […]

April 30, 2016: Los Gatos Wine Walk

Sip tastings from local wineries! Walk through Downtown Los Gatos to enjoy wine tasting and food samples at local shops, restaurants, and under the tall trees of Plaza Park.   When: Saturday April 30, 2016 from 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM PDT   Purchase Tickets here

April 16, 2016: Silicon Valley Wine Auction

Join us for a celebration, wine and philanthropy! Welcome to the  2nd Annual  Silicon Valley Wine Auction benefiting the Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF). Produced by the Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association, the event will be held at Levi’s® Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers, on Saturday, April 16, 2016.  The multifaceted Silicon Valley Wine Auction […]

April 16, 2016: SCMWA Passport Day

Four times a year the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of the Santa Cruz Mountains wine region. Over the last 20 years the event has become a beloved tradition among wine lovers who enjoy wines produced by our […]

Valentine’s Day 2016: Special Offer

Left Bend has put together a special Valentine’s Day offer for you and your sweetheart. Visit our tasting room Valentine’s Day weekend and receive a tasting for two, a bottle of Left Bend wine of your choice and a 6 piece box of Chocolate Dream Box chocolate for one flat fee of $50.   Valid only […]

February 11, 2016: Art and Wine Reception at JCO’s Place Gallery

Left Bend will be hosting a wine reception at JCO’S Place • Fine Art • Los Gatos, this THURSDAY, February 11, from 6 to 8 pm, RSVP, for a special Art Opening / Meet & Greet with Massachusetts artist, Traeger di Pietro.  Join us in welcoming Traeger to his first EVER Bay Area show, titled XOXO, in celebration of Valentine’s […]

January 2016: Wine Of the Week – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Left Bend Winery’s Solera Mashup is a fascinating blend for drinkers of big reds. A blend of 50 percent syrah, 46 percent cabernet sauvignon and 4 percent cabernet franc, the winemaker not only combines multiple varieties but also vintages from multiple years to create an intense yet smooth red blend. With depth and complexity, the […]

2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Winners

Left Bend Winery won the following awards at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Left Bend Mashup V1  Double Gold 2013 Left Bend Pinot Noir – Muns Vineyard Silver 2012 Left Bend Syrah Silver 2013 Left Bend Cab Franc  Bronze

January 16, 2016: SCMWA Passport Day

Four times a year the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of the Santa Cruz Mountains wine region. Over the last 20 years the event has become a beloved tradition among wine lovers who enjoy wines produced by our […]

Wine Enthusiast Magazine Review: December 31,2015

Left Bend NV Mashup Solera V. 1 Red (Santa Cruz Mountains) 91 points: A perfectly named wine, this is a 50% Syrah, 46% Cabernet Sauvignon and 4% Cabernet Franc blend with equal quarters from the 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 vintages. Aromas of purple flowers and fruits meld with beef jerky, ponzu sauce and black […]