TASTINGS

WINE PAIRINGS  |  OLIVE OIL TASTING

Join us for a lesson on wine pairing (with cheese or chocolate) and an olive oil tasting in our historic olive groves. Class sizes are limited. Please purchase ticket to ensure space.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY

 

 

Wine & Cheese Tasting

12:30 - 1:00 pm  |  1:30 - 2:00 pm

Cost $10 per person

by Ruan Krugel

Join us as we create an amazing wine and cheese pairings. Taste three classic wine and cheese pairings and learn why they work. Tastings limited to 20 guests. Please arrive on time. The tasting as located in the olive groves behind the main music stage. Location "L" on the map. Please purchase tickets in person at the festival.

 

Olive Oil Tasting

1:00 - 1:30 pm  |  2:00 - 2:30 pm

Cost $10 per person

by Jan Kielmann

This tasting will explain how the olives are grown, harvested and processed at 123 Farm. You will experience the nuances of the different varietals of olive oil and see how artisanal olive oil is different from the types at the supermarket. Please arrive on time. The tasting as located in the olive groves behind the main music stage. Location "L" on the map. Please purchase tickets in person at the festival.

 

Wine & Chocolate Tasting

2:30 - 3:00 pm  |  3:30 - 4:00 pm

Cost $10 per person

by Gabrielle Schacher

Try some remarkable pairings of wine and chocolate. Different types of chocolates will be paired with wines by Trinitas Winery. Tastings limited to 20 guests. Please arrive on time. The tasting as located in the olive groves behind the main music stage. Location "L" on the map. Please purchase tickets in person at the festival.

 

Aroma Wine Notes Tasting

3:00 - 3:30 pm  |  4:00 - 4:30 pm

Cost $10 per person

by Ruan Krugel

Smelling wine before you drink it helps you experience the wines flavors better. Learn why people smell wine and learn the right way of how to sniff wine. Participants will also sample three types of wines. Please arrive on time. The tasting as located in the olive groves behind the main music stage. Location "L" on the map. Please purchase tickets in person at the festival.

LIP BALM MAKING

LEARN HOW TO MAKE ORGANIC LIP BALMS

A hands-on class where participants can learn how to make lip balms using organic ingredients. Each participant will take home one lip balm. $8 per person. Class times: 12 pm, 1:30 pm and 3 pm. Classes last approximately 30 minutes. Please register in person at the Crafts area of the festival. Limited spots.

WORKSHOPS

JOIN US FOR FREE WORKSHOPS

Workshops are free and take place in the Big House. Some workshops have limited spacing so please come before the scheduled time. Participants are asked to bring a water bottle, hat and comfortable shoes for workshops that take place outdoors.

SATURDAY

 

 

12 PM

Uses of Olive Oil

by Cheryl A Gaultney

Legacy Olive Oil Company

 

 

3 PM

The Health Benefits of Olives, Olive Oil and Olive Leaves

by  Jan Kielmann

123 Farm

 

12 PM

Rosemary Essential Oil Distillation

See how 123 Farm's rosemary is distilled to produce organic essential oil and hydrosol. Also learn about the benefits of aromatherapy. At the distillery, behind the music stage.

by 123 Farm

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY

 

11 AM

The Mediterranean Plants Growing at the Farm

Learn about the plants that are the same or similar to plants growing in the Mediterranean. See how easy it is to grow them, what we can do with them and how we can use them in the kitchen.

by Marilyn Cerone and Sheila James

Master Gardeners

 

12 PM

Rosemary Essential Oil Distillation

See how 123 Farm's rosemary is distilled to produce organic essential oil and hydrosol. Also learn about the benefits of aromatherapy. At the distillery, behind the music stage.

by 123 Farm

 

1 PM

Promoting the Vision of a Wine Industry in the Yucaipa Valley

by Craig Suveg

Owner & Grower

Suveg Cellars

 

 

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