Just off of their smash success production of Moby Dick, Opera San Jose is making waves. Celebrate their 35th Anniversary season, September 14, 2019-May 3, 2020, with two premium season subscription seats for their Thursday or Friday night series. You'll enjoy all four productions: Die Fledermaus, Hansel and Gretel, Il Trovatore and Mozart's delightful romp, The Magic Flute. To top it off, enjoy a bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon from Nevada City Winery that you can take home tonight.
If you're interested in California wine, this is the package for you! Up-and-comer Lodi was named Wine Enthusiast Region of the Year in 2015 and this fabulous package includes everything you need to experience Lodi's best: an overnight stay and restaurant credit at the Wine and Roses Hotel; half-case sampler of wines from Starr Family Vineyards; four VIP winery tours and tastings; local vineyard-branded wine accessories; and a certificate from Cheese Central of Lodi.
We've all heard the thrilling artistry of San Jose Taiko and thought to ourselves: "Wow! That looks like fun!" Here is the opportunity for you and a loved one to join fellow taiko enthusiasts in learning the basics of SJT's style in this engaging three-hour workshop. No taiko experience is necessary, but participants must be at least 15 years old and capable of fairly rigorous physical activity.
Plus a bottle of the 2016 Murrieta's Well sauvignon blanc for you to take home tonight.
Content Magazine is a local, non-profit print publication that celebrates the artists and unique culture of Silicon Valley. Subscribers to Content get a gorgeous print issue six times a year, pdf versions of each issue for mobile viewing, special invitations to their "Pick-Up" Parties which correspond with the release of each issue, advance notice of special events, and exclusive discounts/VIP treatment. As a bonus, you'll also receive a bottle of Murrietta's Well 2016 Sauvignon Blanc to take home tonight.
Choose any regular engagement at the San Jose Improv and receive the VIP treatment for four people, including reserved seats with no lines. You'll also receive a bottle of Rubystone Arroyo seco Monterey 2014, a delicious Rhône-style red blend from Ventana Vineyards in Monterey County, for you to take home tonight. Not good for special events; a two-item minimum purchase per person required.
The perfect lot for a wine connoisseur, this bottle of Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse 2001 Pauillac Grand Cru Classe has been stored with care. Pichon Longueville was founded in 1694 in Pauillac, in Bordeaux's best area, near celebrated first-growth producers Lafite-Rothschild, Latour, and Mouton-Rothschild. According to Robert Parker, "A distinctive bouquet of violets, soy, pepper, blackberries, cassis, and tree bark gives this 2001 a singular style. This dense ruby/purple-colored blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Merlot, and a whopping 14% Petit Verdot exhibits plenty of structure, wonderful sweetness, a closed style, but a rich, textured, persistent character." Drink now through 2021.
A night at a Symphony Silicon Valley concert is always a special experience, offering the ensemble's breathtaking artistry in the romantic setting of the restored California Theater. You and a friend can choose any concert in the Symphony's current season, or in the 2019-20 season, yet to be announced. You'll also receive a bottle of a delicious red wine from Bodega Fontedei in Granada, Spain, for you to take home tonight.
With perfect sightlines and acoustics, the Hammer Theater Center is one of the best places in San Jose to catch a live performance. The winning bidder receives a certificate good for two tickets to any public event at the Hammer through December 31, 2019. You'll also receive a bottle of Fox Brook Chardonnay to take home tonight.
If you love wine, you'll love this basket of four delicious wines: a 2015 J. Lohr Cabernet Sauvignon, a 2016 Chardonnay from Murrieta's Well Estate Vineyard, a 2014 Aglianico from Mettler Family Vineyards and a 2015 Spring Mountain Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley.
The flagship wine of Kenzo Estate, Rindo is the singular expression of the entire vineyard. An alluring mosaic of Bordeaux varietals assembled from diverse vineyard blocks throughout the many varied microclimates of the estate, the varietal components of Rindo are fermented separately in small tanks and held in French oak barrels in the cave for 20 months. Blending these discrete flavors draws together the authority of the Cabernet Sauvignon, the suppleness if Merlot and the floral intrigue of Cabernet Franc. This wine is ready to take home and enjoy.
Two Center Orchestra seats for the Opening Night of the new touring production of the seminal show Fiddler on the Roof, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts. The original Broadway production won nine Tony Awards and has become one of the cornerstones of musical theatre repertory. If you've never seen "Fiddler" live, onstage... bid now.
Along with a bottle of J. Lohr chardonnay from Monterey, California to take home tonight.
Delight with a New Orleans inspired dinner ($100 gift card) at The Bywater in Los Gatos and then enjoy a bottle of Highlands 2006 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon from Howell Mountain, in Napa Valley, at home to finish off a delectable night. The '06 Reserve is a gigantic wine, both in ripely extracted currants and in the taste of new, smoky oak. This wine is ready to uncork!
With four assorted bottles from Regale wine you'll enjoy the finest wines borne in the vineyard and crafted by passionate hands. Every year Regale produces small lots of handcrafted wines from their estate-grown Pinot Noir vineyard and other remarkable vineyards located in California's finest wine growing appellations.
Plus two wine tasting passes, each for two people. Tasters at Regale will experience their Winemaker's Tasting Selection of five wines highlighting their signature wines, as well as their limited-production wines. Guests at Regale get the pleasure of visiting their beautiful outdoor tasting bar that overlooks formal gardens, vineyards, and the coastal mountains, or on days when weather is less amicable, they offer a cozy indoor tasting bar as well.
Located in the acclaimed Rutherford region of Napa Valley, California, Round Pond is a family owned and operated estate in an area renowned for the depth and complexity of its Cabernet Sauvignon, this 2013 reserve Cabernet Sauvignon has notes of dark red cherry, plum, smoke, chocolate, gravel and mineral notes are all delineated in a wine with distinct Rutherford personality. Firm, dusty tannins support the long finish. The 2013 can be enjoyed now, but it will be even better in time.
Susan King, Certified Sommelier, will come to your home to walk through a wine tasting of any region of the world of your choice. Spend a fun and educational evening tasting different wines from the region selected and learning about the history, geology, geography and of course the wines from that region, tasting at least 8 wines.