Spring Pick-Up Party (for your wine....)
Save the Date: Saturday March 15th, from 1-4pm Wine Club Pick Up Party - We will EAT (Corned Beef!), Drink (Bourassa Wine), and be MERRY!
$10 for each Wine Club Member, and $10 for up to 2 guests! Additional guest $20 each.
Please call the winery to RSVP, 800-499-2366
Family Winemakers of California
Sunday, March 9, 2014
1:00-3:30 -- Trade Only
3:30-6:00 -- Trade & Consumers
Pasadena Convention Center
New discoveries and old favorites -- varietals you know and love, varietals you've never heard of -- wineries from Mendocino to Temecula and every place in between. Taste California! There will be far too many wineries for you to visit them all, so plan your time. Use the list of participating wineries, the links to their web sites, and our Varietal Map to develop your tasting strategy.
New this year: iSip Lounge - Sunday only from 3:30 pm - 6 pm. There will be 25 wineries pouring wines that sell for $75.00 or more at retail. Limited tickets for this area. First come first served.
Tickets for the public:
General Admission - Until March 8, $60
At the door on March 9, $70
General Admission plus iSip Lounge Reserve Area, $80
Limited offer for admission during the trade segment plus iSip Lounge Reserve area on Sunday (1:00 on), 100 tickets only, first come first served, $100
Designated Driver Tickets, No charge but a wristband and badge must be worn at all times. Anyone with designated driver credentials observed consuming wine will be asked to leave the tasting.
Save the Date!
25th Anniversary Gala and Auction
March 1, 2014
Northern Light School
Educating the Whole Child
Celebrating 25 years of Confidence, 25 years of Creativity, 25 years of Courage, and 25 years of Compassion.
Vic has been a speaker at this school, and has been involved for quite a few years. We will have auction items, and Vic will be pouring our Symphony3 for the VIP tables on March 1!
CabFestNV 2014 at the Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater
March 1 & 2, 2014
To Benefit the Napa Valley’s Premier Performing Arts Center
Educational, Cultural and Community Programming
March 1-2, 2014 and annually thereafter on the first weekend in March
Napa Valley’s legendary Cabernet Sauvignons finally have their own festival! CabFestNV is a three-day celebration that will appeal to both the expert and the novice, featuring more than 100 of the biggest names in the wine industry as well as the best of the boutiques. Through current and library wine tasting, interesting and informative panels, educational and interactive seminars and keynote presentations, CabFestNV will spotlight the many facets of Cabernet Sauvignon’s complexity and mystique. But there is much more to CabFestNV than just enhancing the appreciation and appeal of Cabernet Sauvignon. CabFestNV is out to also prove that seriously good wine needn’t take itself too seriously… which means the weekend will also be laced with great music from rock to classical, great food, and fun and fabulous events for all those who attend.
Crustaceans & Cabs
February 22nd, 2014
Vic is from Massachusetts, just made a visit, and has the bug for the bugs!
Live Music & Lobsters with all the fixings by JOHNNY LOBSTER!( prawns, corn, artichoke, potatoes, hot links, sour dough bread).
Be ready to eat at 1:45pm!
We'll be barrel sampling our 2013 crush wines, and pouring even more.
Live music provided by Jim Ashley
Raffles, Lobster Games, and Vics home-made nitrogen ice-cream (with chocolate port sauce, of course)
Bring your friends, and a smile, and get ready for a messy-fun afternoon.
Call Dana, Rob, or Jerae for your reservations.
$90. per person
Limited to 35 guests.
Winter Wine Club Pick Up Party
Friday, December 14, 2013
1:00-4:00pm Please RSVP
November 10-17th, 2013
UNIQUE HANDS-ON CULINARY CLASSES AND TOURS
The Tuscan Table in the Autumn: Truffles
You have two options join the scheduled tour or create your own private Tuscan Table trip from $4,200 per person based on a minimum of 6 people for 8 days/7 nights. All the details for this Epicuean Adventure can be found here:
"Napa Meets New England"
November 1 - 3, 2013
Vic Bourassa, Owner of Bourassa Vineyards, Napa, CA
Our 'Napa meets New England" themed weekend features wines from Bourassa Vineyards and food that represents the Napa style of cooking with local and sustainable New England specialties and produce. This is set to be the Wine Weekend event of the year!
Weekend includes: Deluxe overnight accommodations, Friday night cocktail reception featuring California inspired hors D'ouvres and California wine samplings, full order off the menu breakfast on Saturday morning in Ledges dining room, A cooking demonstration on Saturday afternoon. A 5-course Wine Dinner on Saturday evening featuring VIP guest speaker Vic Bourassa, owner of Bourassa Vineyards, and the Grand Finale to the weekend, our Grand Sunday Champagne Brunch.
Vic Bourassa was a novice winemaking enthusiast until a very memorable and inspirational lunch in 1999 with godfather of California winemaking, Robert Mondavi. Mondavi enjoyed Bourassa's wine so much, he encouraged Bourassa to enter the winmaking field as a professional. At that moment Bourassa Vineyards, Napa, CA was born.
Packages starting at $389 pp/do
Call for details and to book 800-533-6301
Saturday, October 19, 2013. 2-6pm
Come Celebrate Life with the Bourassa Family!
Feast on whole Roasted Pig. Enjoy music by Local musicians, Sweet Burgundy. Turn your feet purple with our FAMOUS Grape Stomp. Price per person is $80, or, if you're a Wine Club Member, $40. per person, and you can bring 2 additional guests at your wine club price!
San Francisco Bay Sunset Boat Cruise with
Bourassa Vineyards. Friday, August 23rd. 7:00pm
San Francisco Bay Boat Cruises is a local family-owned business dedicated to providing timeless experiences and unforgettable moments that can only be had on our boat in the beautiful San Francisco Bay. We find joy in California wines, San Francisco and meeting new people. We started Wine Tasting on the Bay as a way for us to indulge in all three.
Because we are not a large corporate fleet, we are able to focus on providing a unique San Francisco experience that is intimate, personalized, and memorable from beginning to end.
Please call Dana at Bourassa Vineyards to reserve your spot. $60 per person. 800-499-2366
August 31, 2013 - 5pm
Pacific Sporthorse Selection
We will be pouring wine at the Auction! For more info clickk on Horse.
Christiane Noelting Dressage Center
6954 Lewis Road | Vacaville, CA 95687
Events of 2012
Harmony & Hog - June 2012
Chili Cook-off - July 2012
Barrel to Bottle Blending - August 2012
Wine Club Pickup Party
September 22, 2012
Join us on Saturday, September 22nd and enjoy Margarita Pizza and Malbec barrel tastings! No charge for Wine Club members and up to 2 guests. We hope to see you there!
Annual Harvest Celebration
Friday and Saturday, October 19th and 20th
We look forward to seeing you there!
Events of 2013
Bourassa Vineyards wants to celebrate YOU, our loyal customers and friends!
Come and join us here at Bourassa Vineyards for our Customer Appreciation Party in honor of YOU!! What could be better than some fabulous food, wine and conversation with great friends? Don't miss this chance! Since this is our day to appreciate YOU, we are pouring our current releases AND 2 Library Wines, 2005 & 2006 Petite Verdot, and pairing this award winning wine with Fall-apart tender, roasted, Pork Butt!
We'll be offering EVENT ONLY pricing on select wines.
Saturday, January 26, 2013 4-6pm
Call Dana at 800-499-2366 for reservations. $15. for Wine Club Members, and $25. for non-Club
February 16, 2013~ Valentine Port & Chocolate Tasting
Valentine Port & Chocolate Tasting
February 16, 2013
All you need is Love. But a little Chocolate (and Port) now and then doesn't hurt. ~Charles M. Shultz (Improvised by Bourassa Vineyards)
A special day at Bourassa Vineyards! We're switching things up and offering a special Port & Chocolate covered Caramel tasting along with the VIP tasting for $35.
Just call Dana to make an appointment for your tasting! 800-499-2366.
Hospitality & Industry, Food & Wine Social
Hospitality Industry Food & Wine Social
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 4-7pm
If it weren't for the amazing wine & hospitality industry, and all of the referrals.... Well, we don't even want to think about that! We DO want to say thank you to everyone by hosting a COMPLIMENTARY Food & Wine Social from 4-7pm on Wednesday, February 20th, 2013.
There will be FOOD, LIVE MUSIC, Door Prizes, and DEEP discounts on WINE.
There is no fee to attend, just RSVP by Wednesday, February 13th, by calling Dana at the winery:
707-254-4922 Please make sure to bring your business card to the event.
We always have fun at Bourassa Vineyards!
Spring 2013 Wine Club Pick-up Party!
Saturday, March 16th, 2013 Bourassa Vineyards Wine Club Pick Up Party
For those of you who have indicated you would like to pick up your Wine Club Allotment at the winery, we've created a special event just for you! On Saturday, March 16th, from 1-4pm. Vic will be grilling up Blue Cheese Burgers as well as smokin' some great ribs to go with our 2012 Bordeaux's (which we'll be tasting right out of the barrel!)
The cost is $10 per wine club member, and you can bring a guest for $10 per person, up to 2 guests. If you are NOT a wine club member, but want to join the fun, the cost is $30 per person. (Pssst: you can join the wine club on site, and your cost will be $10).
Vic always throws a great party, so you don't want to miss this event! Call Dana at 707-254-4922, or toll free, 800-499-2366 to reserve your spot, she'll take your credit card info at that time!
8th Annual Golf Tournament for Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Care. May 6, 2013
8th Annual Golf Tournament with Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day Services
The tournament will be held at Napa Valley Country Club with a 1:00 pm Shotgun Start. Buffet Lunch. Silent Auction. Seated Dinner.
Vic met up with his good friend, Vida Blue, at the 8th Annual Golf Tournament!
Saturday, May 18th, Strawberry Festival at Spring Hill Suites
Wine & Chocolate pairings. Music. Family fun! Come Celebrate Life on May 18th, from 10am-5pm, at the Springhill Marriott in Napa! $12 General Admission. $8 Senior and Military. $5. for children.
Friday, May 31
Napa Valley Barrel Auction
11:00 am - 4:00 pm, Raymond Vineyards
High spirits, great wine, superb food, good company... and a little friendly competition all come together at this sought-after Napa Valley Barrel Auction.
Bourassa Vineyards is Barrel Lot #213, and it is our 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon, which is set for a release date of September 2013.
Take a sneak peek at future releases when the Barrel Auction gets underway. Mingle with winery owners and winemakers as they offer samples directly from the barrel.