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September 10, 2016: Los Gatos Wine Walk

Left Bend Winery will be pouring at the Los Gatos Wine Walk on September 10, from 1:30 to 5:30pm. Sip tastings from over 40 local wineries! Walk through Downtown Los Gatos to enjoy wine tasting and food samples at local shops and restaurants. Link/info Hope to see you there.

Review: 91 Points – 2013 Pinot Noir – Wine Enthusiast

Left Bend 2013 Muns Vineyard Pinot Noir (Santa Cruz Mountains) 91POINTS  (link) Featuring a unique and intriguingly fresh and floral nose, this shows bright strawberry, fresh-pressed hibiscus flowers, exotic vanilla-cinnamon notes and hints of slate and chaparral. The palate is just a hair less exciting, with raspberry, cranberry, white pepper, white sage and dried mint, […]

Review: 91 Points – 2012 Syrah – Millennial Drinkers Blog

Tasting Note: Second of the two Left Bend reds sent over to us from Gary. Love the labels on these wines and the name of this vineyard, ‘Vanumanutagi’ which is a Samoan word meaning “Vale of the Singing Bird”. Trust us this wine sings! Bright ruby red with purplish hues. Nose started off a little […]

Review: 93 Points – Mashup v1- Millennial Drinkers Blog

Tasting Note: First of the two Left Bend reds sent over to us from Gary. Very interesting label on the bottle. All the different words have to do with what is in the wine, how it is made, and what to expect from it…It does not disappoint! Deep and dark garnet red. Love the nose […]

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 […]