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Saturday, May 18, 2024

Mer Soleil Vineyards, Salinas, CA

Your favorite growers and vintners pour some of the world's best Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sparklers and Syrah - all from the Santa Lucia Highlands at the 16th Santa Lucia Highlands Wine Artisans Sun, Wind & Wine Festival.

Meet the winemakers and taste 90+ point limited-release gems from the likes of Caraccioli Cellars, Mer Soleil, Morgan, Siduri, Hahn, Belle Glos, McIntyre, Puma Road, Pessagno, ROAR, Talbott Vineyards, Pisoni, Wrath and many more. The setting is dramatic: Mer Soleil Winery, a venue not normally open to the public. Enjoy delicious gourmet bites from the region's best chefs and restaurants, our bubbles bar, live music, and even purchase wines to take home.


VIP Reserve Tables - Enjoy reserved seating for the festival with a bottle of wine, a cheese and charcuterie plate and live music in the wine tent from 11 am to 2:30 pm, access to all the wine and food in the barrel room and tent, plus your keepsake glass.

Early Admission - 11 am 1-hour-early entrance, Special Pours of Library or Large Format Wines, all the food and wine in the barrel room and wine tent, auction bidding plus your keepsake glass.

General Admission - 12 pm - 2:30 pm with access to all the wine and food in the barrel room and wine tent, live music, auction bidding and your keepsake glass.

Event Shuttle - Early and General admission bus passes from Monterey Peninsula College to Mer Soleil and back.

2024 Wineries

Belle Glos | Bernardus Winery | Bruliam Wines | Caraccioli Cellars | Cattleya Wines | Clarice Wine Company | CRU Winery | hope & grace | Integrity Wines | J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines | Joyce Wine Company | Kori Wines | Landmark Vineyards | Luli Wines | McIntyre Vineyards | Mer Soleil | Miner Family Winery | Mooney Family Vineyards | Morgan Winery | Odonata | Pessagno | Pisoni Vineyards | Puma Road Winery |  ROAR Wines | Rombauer Vineyards | Rustique Winery | Sarah's Vineyard | Scheid Family Wines | Siduri |Talbott Vineyards | Testarossa | Three Furies Wines | Tondre Wines | Tudor Wines | Truckee River Winery | Wrath Wines

2024 Chefs & Food Purveyors

Ardent Culinaire | Carmel's Hidden Gem |  Cheesecake Dreamations |  Dollycakes | La Balena Carmel | Lula's Chocolates | Luigi's | The Pocket Carmel | Rancho Cielo Drummond Culinary Academy | Schoch Family Farmstead Cheeses | Secret Bakery | Spotted Duck Pacific Grove | Star Market | Toasted Grilled Cheese | Woody's at the Airport | Yafa Carmel | Zio Brand Meats, and more.

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Saturday, May 18, 2024

Mer Soleil Vineyards, 1290 River Road, Salinas, CA 93908

11 am - 2:30 pm Early Admission 

12 pm - 2:30 pm General Admission

*Must Be 21 or Over. No Children allowed.

*Winery and restaurant participation subject to change


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