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News, Reviews, and announcements

45 Years and a Bit of Passport

It really is hard to believe that the whole Madroña Vineyards story started just a mere 45 years or so ago. For me, as a kid growing up in it and then tackling wine as a career, it seems like … Continue reading

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Lost and Found—It’s a Win-Win Situation

Have you ever seen a Madroña wine with a crooked label or a wrinkled foil? Chances are that you have. But understand that it’s not part of a drunken pirate employment program or using a troop of deranged baboons at … Continue reading

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Join us in Bordeaux!

MADROÑA VINEYARDS 2018 RIVER CRUISE A TASTE OF BORDEAUX Cruise Only: November 15-22, 2018 Paris Pre-Cruise Tour + Loire Valley Post Cruise Tour: November 13-25, 2018 BORDEAUX CITY Our Madroña Bordeaux Cruise travels next November and still has some space.  … Continue reading

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New World Port Month

Okay everyone – time to get your New-World Port Month on!  Check out all these exciting and educational events happening! Tasting Room – Every day we will be serving up our vintage ports, and on the weekends we do fun … Continue reading

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The Lake Tahoe Label

A portion of the proceeds received by Madroña for the sale of the Lake Tahoe Label wines are donated back to organizations supporting the Lake Tahoe Basin as well as agricultural and environmental organization in El Dorado County. For the … Continue reading

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Wine Faults

At our 2010 Sip & Study, one are areas of study was the identification of wine faults. We purchased doctoring kits so that participants were able to smell the fault in wine. These kits are used for aroma evaluation only. … Continue reading

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