Appointment Only Tasting Experiences

We are now offering a variety of behind the scenes appointment only wine tasting experiences. In our private Reserve Room at our Tasting Room in Santa Barbara we are hosting a Wine and Chocolate perfect pairing experience, Wine Education experience and an owner wine tasting experience. If visiting wine country is on your list, let us treat you to an excursion over the hill into the Santa Ynez Valley where we will visit one of our vineyards we source fruit from along with doing some barrel tasting at the winery. These experiences are designed to elevate the wine tasting experience to a whole new level. Join Jamie Slone Wines for an experience you will never forget.

Wine Education

Wine Education Experience 

(Seated) — Host: Hope Riley

A 60-minute wine education and tasting experience in our Private Reserve Room. The amazing Hope Riley will officially host your experience! Hope spent many-a summer on the Central Coast in wine country becoming fascinated with the winemaking process and the experience of tasting wine. Now after receiving her WSET 2, the Court of Master Sommelier Level 1, and working as a Sommelier in Orange County, Hope is excited to share her passion with you! This experience includes tasting six different wines (two whites, three reds, and one blind).

$60 per person | $45 Members | 60 Minutes | Max 6 guests

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Chocolate Pairing

Wine and Chocolate Pairing Experience

(Seated) — Host: Kym Slone

Hosted by owner Kym Slone, you'll experience Kym's perfect wine and chocolate pairings with chocolates from Santa Barbara's Best Chocolatier, Jean Michel of Chocolats Du Calibressan. Pairing includes four different chocolates and five total wines (one white and four reds). Kym will highlight our wine journey, the winemaking process and, the different microclimates that make up Santa Barbara's AVAs. This experience is designed for the serious chocoholic who loves wine and the opportunity to discover some amazing wines to add to your cellar. Reserve your experience today!   

$45 per person | $35 Members | 60 Minutes | Max 6 guests

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Wine Tasting with Owner

Private Tasting

(Seated) — Hosts: Jamie/Kym Slone or Hope Riley 

A relaxed and seated wine tasting experience in our private Reserve Room where you'll learn about our wine journey, the winemaking process, how grapes are farmed, the microclimates of Santa Barbara's AVAs and the cooperage process (barrel making). You'll taste six total different wines (a mix of whites, reds, and one reserve wine). Optional cheese and charcuterie plate for $25 (based on availability). This experience is a fun opportunity to get a behind the scenes look into the wine business and to discover some amazing wines to add to your cellar. Reserve your experience today! 

$50 per person | $35 Members
60 Minutes | Max 6 guests

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Vineyard Wine tasting experience

Vineyard Tour and Tasting
(Wine Club Members Only)

Host: Jamie Slone

Membership has its privileges! Ready to go over the hill into wine country to visit a vineyard and enjoy a wine tasting on site? Owner Jamie Slone will be your host for this experience and will take you to the Santa Ynez Valley wine region where we source fruit from some of the best vineyards in the valley. You'll learn about farming practices in the vineyard and how that applies to the winemaking process and cap off the day with a wondeful lunch at Industrial Eats in Buellton. These experiences are designed to give you a behind the scenes look at how we do it! Elevated, rich and personal...join Jamie for an experience you will never forget!  

Members $95 per person | 4 Hours | Min 2 guests & Max 4 guests 

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Interested a casual drop-in tasting experience? See our Casual Drop-in Tasting options.