Elegant lines of plum and berry meet with a strong mineral streak of dust and crushed gravel on the nose of this blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Cabernet Franc. There is a strong stony kick to the well-structured palate, which also shows blackberry, baking-spice and roasted meat flavors. DATE PUBLISHED 7/1/2020 MATT KETTMANN@mattkettmannContributing […]
There’s a bright red-fruit component of candied cherry to the nose of this bottling, but the dominant aromas of redwood and pine are classic for the region. That herbal forest influence shows on the palate, where juniper, cedar and pine-needle spice the mulberry fruits. Date Published 5/1/2020 MATT KETTMANN@mattkettmannContributing Editor
Left Bend is now open for outdoor tastings. Reservations are required and we are using Open Table for reservations. Reservations will start from 2 pm in 1-hour increments and last for 45 minutes. We are looking forward to serving you in the newly installed parklets on N. Santa Cruz Avenue in front of Left Bend. This space is […]
As we continue with our shelter in place safety considerations, we hope you are well and weathering these interesting times. At Left Bend, we have been continuing our winery work and currently have been labeling our 2019 Fiz Nat. We would like to offer you the ability to restock your wine cabinet with some of […]
After further consideration of the virus outbreak and what we can do to help prevent its spread, Richard and I have made the thoughtful decision to close the tasting room until further notice. We will continue to make deliveries and ship orders placed at leftbend.com. To inquire about same day delivery, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We would […]
We know you all love great wine! To keep the wine flowing and at the same time be responsible to our local community, we are moving to a “By Appointment Only” schedule.The State of California has issued guidance that public gatherings of greater than 250 people be canceled and that smaller gatherings provide adequate space […]
We’re celebrating our 10 Year Anniversary of Trailblazing and wanted to show our deep appreciation for your support through the years. We could not have done it without you – our local friends enjoying locally sourced and hand-crafted wines from the Santa Cruz mountain region. So, we’re throwing a party! Join us at our Los Gatos […]
Left Bend Winery will be hosting an open house at the winery on May 6, 2017 from 12 to 5 pm. Gary will be providing barrel samples and pouring our current releases. Club members may also taste the wines Gary makes for Miramar Vineyards. Winery is located at 12255 New Avenue, San Martin.
Left Bend will be closed June 16 and 17, for installation of a new sliding front window. We will reopen on June 18.
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 […]
Celebrate with Left Bend and our new releases. Noon to 5pm. 2015 Rose’ 2014 Viognier Mashup v2 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Tour of Left Bend club members may pick up their wine shipments. Small bites will be served.
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 […]
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.
Left Bend Winery will be hosting a winemaker dinner at the Purple Onion Cafe April 28, 6pm. 5 course meal. info
Left Bend Winery will be pouring at the Willow Glen Wine Walk on April 23, from 2 to 5pm. info Hope to see you there.
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.
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 […]
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
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 […]