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Solis Winery Stefania Wine Open: 12-5 pm Saturday & Sunday Open: Every Friday 4-7 pm Founded: 1989 Founded:   Vineyard 2001 Commercial vintage 2005   “We believe the South Valley is one of the last hidden gems in the wine world. We are very excited to contribute and be part of the community and wine- making in this region.”  Founded: Founded: 2015          Acquired by Frank Leal as part of the live+love+léal Hospitality Portfolio in October 2015  Paul & Stefania Romero Celebrated Winemakers Extraordinaire     “TASS is a name that encompasses my experience over 30 seasons working the vineyard and sharing in the mysterious transformation of making grapes into wine. My wine only reflects the careful attention given to each vineyard and the selection of the cluster, from where great wines are born.” 3920 Hecker Pass Highway Gilroy • 408.847.6306 soliswinery.com Sycamore Creek Vineyards 1800 Day Road Gilroy • 408.242 8598 stefaniawine.com   Saturday & Sunday 11-4 pm  “At Solis Winery, it is all about the wine—and has been here for over 100 years. Our award- winning wines are grown, produced and bottled at the Vanni Estate Vineyard in Gilroy —in the heart of the historic Santa Clara Valley.” Michael & Vic Vanni, Winemakers/Owners Most Celebrated Wine Most Celebrated Wine All of our single vineyard Cabernet Sauvignons.   Sangiovese and Fiano Future Plans  Increase production at a steady, manageable pace to ensure continued, consistent quality.  A new tasting room is on the horizon too. Future Plans  We’ll be celebrating our 4th anniversary in the South Valley, the recent tasting room remodel, and the release of our new red blend Agliorosa.    GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN 12775 Uvas Road Morgan Hill • 408.779.4738 liveloveleal.com/vineyards/ sycamore-creek-vineyards   Open: 11 am - 4 pm Wednesday–Sunday “Surround yourself with good people & great wine and create your own memorable experience.” Frank Leal, Owner Most Celebrated Wine 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon - Combinations of cassis, black cherry, and cocoa. Dense garnet in color with bold tannin. This Cabernet has indefinite aging potential. Future Plans  To enhance the wine growing region in Santa Clara Valley and create a spot for wine enthusiasts and new day visitors to enjoy an experience.  AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2018 TASS Vineyards & Winery 3200 Dryden Avenue, Ste A Gilroy • 408.858.5117 tasswines.com   Open: 12 -5 pm Saturday & Sunday, TASS – Tradition Art Style Science Ron Mosley, Owner-Vintner   Most Celebrated Wine Pinot Noir – because it’s one of my favorite wines to grow and make.   Future Plans  Continue working with vine- yards that will express the style of wine I enjoy making. And expanding into new varieties, so everyone can find a wine that appeals to them.     gmhtoday.com 75