2020 "Door Prize" Drawing
Visit 5 participating restaurants, wineries, breweries from Friday, Sept 25 - Sunday, Sept 27 for your chance to win!
Passport cards available at participating businesses.
Laura Everett began dabbling in hard cider after the big fall press of 'soft' cider on the farm. She took a Cider Course at the University of Washington in 2008 and has been planning and planting her heirloom apple orchard for years. We produced our first commercial batch of cider in 2014. Soquel Cider can be found locally in Santa Cruz County - look for us at your favorite restaurant and brewery. It's worth A Taste of Soquel trip to Everett Farms for a complementary tasting of cider and apples! Everett Family Farm at 2111 Soquel San Jose Road,
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At Discretion we care deeply for the world we live in and believe our beer should be responsibly-made. That’s why our beer is crafted from ingredients that are carefully sourced to support sustainable farming, and why we harness the power of the sun to brew our beer. Whether you choose an old favorite or one of many seasonals offered throughout the year, you will find goodness in your glass — consistently exquisite, solar-powered, and delicious. Click here for video.
Located in Soquel Village, Vinocruz Winebar + Kitchen focuses on the best of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Enjoy over 50 local wines by the glass, craft beer on tap and yummy cider! Our award winning cuisine is all made fresh in-house with an emphasis on quality. Stop in and try A Taste of Soquel special - seared scallops with wine pairing AND for every tap drink they serve, they're donating 1.00 to A Taste of Soquel! Click here for video.
BARGETTO WINERY has produced hand-crafted wines in the Santa Cruz Mountains since 1933.We specialize in estate grown varietals from our Regan Estate Vineyard in the Santa Cruz Mountains, overlooking the beautiful Monterey Bay. BARGETTO WINERY produces Pinot Noir, Merlot, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and several Italian varietals. A Taste of Soquel specials include Rosé of Syrah, Dolcetto, and Pinot Grigio! Click here for video.
Soquel Vineyards was established in 1987 when twin brothers Peter and Paul Bargetto, and their childhood friend Jon Morgan decided to develop their own label and ended up producing some of the best wines in the Santa Cruz Mountains Appellation. Our three acre hillside vineyard (originally a part of a 52 acre parcel that was once owned by Peter and Paul’s grandfather) supplies the winery with Pinot Noir fruit, while the remainder is sourced from various vineyards from the Santa Cruz Mountains, Paso Robles and Napa Valley.
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We make wines to pair with everyday meals and memories. Our goal is to provide easy to experience wines that charge the senses and compliment the moment." - the WarginsSmall lot, artisan wines from family owned and operated winery in Santa Cruz County CA.We specialize in "Cal-Italia" wines along with some California "classics" and a few surprises along the way... We look forward to sharing our wine with you! lick here for video. Click here for video.
Poetic Cellars is situated on 33 beautiful redwood-studded acres in the Santa Cruz Mountains, in the town of Soquel, near the historic wine-growing district of Vine Hill. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, it enjoys a temperate climate that is an ideal location for growing the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay that are planted on the hillsides. Poetic Cellars is currently closed due to COVID.