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 […]