The wine business is very social. At Ventana Vineyards we are true social butterflies and like to make friends! These are just a few of the people and web sites that we feel are of value to our customers.
Soledad Chamber of Commerce
"The mission of the Soledad-Mission Chamber of Commerce is to promote a prosperous
business climate for our membership and community."Please visit www.soledadchamber.com for more information.
Monterey Guided Wine Tours
Named "#1 Private Wine Tour Operator" by the River Road Wine Trail Association. Treat yourself and yoru guests with and exclusive day of wine tasting, touring,a nd the beauty that only the Monterey Peninsula and surrounding areas can offer. We can taileor a package to meet your guests needs. Call (831)920-2792 or visit www.MontereyGuidedWineTours.com for more information.
AG VENTURE TOURS & CONSULTING
Ag Venture Tours is Monterey County's oldest, most experienced guided tour company specializing in wine tasting, agricultural education, culinary and sightseeing tours. Wine tasting tours visit either the Monterey Wine Country (Carmel Valley, Salinas Valley) or the Santa Cruz Mountains. Agricultural education tours feature the Salinas Valley. Sightseeing tours include the Monterey Peninsula (Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel) or Big Sur. All our tours are designed to be fun and educational and can be customized to your interests offering both half and full day excursions for groups or individuals. Each tour includes pickup and return at your residence or hotel. For more information visit www.agventuretours.com.
After your wine tasting, take a bottle of Ventana to Tarpy's Roadhouse, a fabulous establishment that has been recognized in Wine Spectator and many other dining guides. Relax in this 1917 Roadhouse and enjoy creative, Five Star American Country Cuisine. The wood-burning grill provides wonderful flavors for wild game, the freshest seafood and prime steaks. Set on five landscaped acres, the patios and extensive gardens provide a refreshing backdrop for hearty sandwiches, vegetarian entrees and tempting salads. Seven private and semi-private rooms are available for banquets, meetings and celebrations. The full bar, award-winning wine list and knowledgeable professional service ensure a terrific dining experience. Reservations are recommended. Tarpy's also offers affordable full-service, off-site catering.
MONTEREY VINTNERS AND GROWERS ASSOCIATION
Ventana Vineyards have been proud members of our local Vinters and Growers Association for over 20 years. MCVGA actively promotes the growers and wineries of our region.
The C restaurant + bar offers spectacular dining with a breathtaking view of Monterey Bay. The cuisine, under the direction of Executive Chef Jerry Regester, is regional with an emphasis on seafood and a variety of local seasonal products. Chef Jerry's specialties include New England Clam Chowder, Dungeness Crab “Louie,” Monterey Bay Red Abalone, Caramelized Diver Sea Scallops and Grilled Angus New York Steak.
The C restaurant + bar is proud to comply with Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch program and support local farms, organically-grown ingredients and sustainability.
INTERCONTENENTAL THE CLEMENT MONTEREY
Monterey California Hotel & Resort - InterContinental The Clement Monterey
Enjoy panoramic coastal views, radiant sunsets and a breath of ocean air on beautiful Monterey Bay at the new InterContinental The Clement Monterey. Overlooking the sapphire waters on Monterey Bay on Cannery Row, InterContinental The Clement Monterey is a vibrant waterfront hotel, resort and spa, where beauty, luxury and hospitality indulge your senses. Whether you are planning a family vacation, romantic getaway, or special event, The Clement is a refreshing Monterey Bay hotel with urban energy, modern luxury, and laid-back coastal charm. Feel the spirit of Monterey at The Clement and escape to the California Coast.
WineCountry.com and Wine Country Magazine provide the view with fun informative wine information about many regions. The link is to Magnificent Monterey's Region, but surf on from there!
Our fabulous website providers.
INNS OF MONTEREY
The Inns of Monterey have four special Monterey hotels to make your stay unforgettable. Whether you're a romantic looking to escape to an environment of quiet rejuvenation, an adventurer tracing California's colorful historic past, or one who loves the outdoors, you are bound to find a world of new discoveries at the Inns of Monterey.
MONTEREY COUNTY CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU
A first-time trip to Monterey County should include such sites as the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf, 17-Mile Drive, National Steinbeck Center, Elkhorn Slough and Monterey Wine Country. Return visits will allow you to explore the beauty and recreation of our county in greater depth. The Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau invites you to enjoy your online visit to Monterey County. Visit www.seemonterey.com
Appleation America reveiws and recommends wines grown in the US. An especially complete reveiw of Monterey wines.
Nestled on a hillside overlooking Big Sur's dramatic Pacific coastline, Ventana offers the ultimate in accommodations for those seeking a romantic getaway, luxurious escape or a relaxing vacation. Spacious suites, villas and guest rooms are elegantly rustic with thoughtful appointments. Located on 243 acres in the heart of Big Sur, the Inn's unique one-and two-story buildings blend seamlessly into their natural surroundings.
The Monterey Airport now offers many direct flights to and from Monterey. Fly direct to take advantage of more time on the beautiful Monterey Peninsula!
Direct Flight Information
What's better than great wine accessories and a Free "Wine Schwag" gift? Living in Southern California where wine style is woven into your life at restaurants, gatherings and the beautiful California Coast. WineSchwag.com was created to share our wine style experience presenting both unique and household items to help express your individual wine style.
VENDAGE CARMEL INN & SUITES
The Vendange Carmel is a small boutique Inn nestled in the beautiful area of Carmel, California. Offering 18 unique guest rooms and suites, the Vendange descends from a strong heritage of wine, providing a romantic ambiance of luxuriousness and charm. Whether it’s a walk around the intimate gardens or a quiet read under the grand pergola, guests find themselves pampered by individualized customer service. With weekly wine tastings from partnered wineries to a complementary signature breakfast, the Vendange stands alone as one of the most desired inns in all of Carmel. For more information visit www.vendangecarmel.com.