Grenache Day Happenings: Friday, Sept 16th!


#InternationalGrenacheDay is THIS FRIDAY, and we can’t wait for all the exciting events we have planned for you!!

We are kicking the festivitites off at 10 o’clock Friday morning with a Facebook LIVE session with the girl & the fig‘s Wine Director Brian Casey!

Do you have questions about wine? He is here to answer them! Simply visit the girl & the fig’s Facebook page at 10 a.m., click on the session, and write in with your queries – Brian will be live and waiting to share his expertise.


After we get our wine learning on, it will be time for some tasting!!

Table-side tastings at the girl & the fig Restaurant by some incredible local Grenache producers will take place beginning at NOON.

No reservations required for tastings (we always recommend dining reservations, however). 

Complimentary Tasting with these rockstars! ~

12:00 – 12:30 pm – Vic McWilliams of Victor Hill Wines

12:30 – 1:00 pm – Roger Roessler of R2 Wine Company

1 – 2 pm – Henry Matthes of Matthes Vineyards

1:30 – 2:30 pm – Sam Coturri of Winery Sixteen600


To cap off the night, you don’t want to miss our Grenache Day Night Celebration at Suite D beginning at 6:30 pm.

Join some of your favorite local winemakers as they pour their Grenache in all colors! In a walkabout format, this will be a true GRENACHE celebration of great wine, food and friends.

This is a once a year celebration that you do not want to miss, and will include live music by the BUTTERDISHES and dinner by the fig rig!!


On Sunday the Grenache Celebration continues with the grand finale of Vinyl Sunday at Winery Sixteen600!

Join Sam Coturri and guest DJ Christopher Sawyer, the Sommelier to the stars – they’ll be rocking out to Chris’ selections and rocking the release of their Rhone white, the 2015 Steel Plow Viognier paired with a selection of oysters and sushi from Chef Jacob Talbert of Izakaya Sonoma (formerly of Rocket Sushi)!

Purchase tickets here.

Ready to get Grenached?  See you this weekend!

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