2017 Sonoma County Harvest Fair Golds!

The Sonoma County Harvest Fair is the largest regional wine competition in the United States.  This year, Taft Street took home two Double Golds and three Gold Medals!

All of these wines are available in the Tasting Room and online or join us October 6-8 for the 43rd annual Grand Tasting.

 

2015 Sonoma County Harvest Fair

The results of the 2015 Sonoma County Harvest Fair Wine Competition are in and Taft Street was awarded 10 medals!

Gold Medals

  • Gold Medal 2014 Russian River Valley Chardonnay
  • Gold Medal 2013 Russian River Valley Syrah

Silver Medals

  • Silver Medal 2014 Russian River Valley Sauvignon Blanc
  • Silver Medal 2014 Russian River Valley Chardonnay Garagistes
  • Silver medal 2014 Russian River Valley Pinot Gris
  • Silver Medal 2014 Russian River Valley Rose of Pinot Noir
  • Silver Medal 2013 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir
  • Silver Medal 2013 Sonoma County Medallion

Bronze Medals

  • Bronze Medal 2013 Alexander Valley Merlot
  • Bronze Medal 2013 Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon

A Little Street Music 2015

A Little Street Music is back for a fourth season with another incredible summer line-up.

Join us the second and last Sundays of the month, starting in May. The events are free, the tasting room is opens at 11am with music from 3-6 PM.

Bring your favorite lawn chair and be sure to pack a picnic. We’ll have bottles and wines available by the glass; please no outside alcoholic beverages.

Enjoy the summer, Taft Street style.

Best of Class! 2014 Sonoma County Harvest Fair

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With more than 1,000 wines entered, the Sonoma County Harvest Fair’s Professional Wine Competition is always a local favorite. After 3 days of blind tastings the winning wines have been announced and Taft Street is excited to receive eight awards, including three Double Golds and a Best of Class!

  • Best of Class Taft Street Sauvignon Blanc Russian River Valley 2013
  • Double Gold Taft Street Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2013
  • Double Gold Taft Street Garagistes Pinot Noir Russian River Valley 2013 (Coming Soon)
  • Double Gold Taft Street Sauvignon Blanc Russian River Valley 2013
  • Gold Taft Street Garagistes Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2013 (Coming Soon)
  • Silver Taft Street Merlot Alexander Valley 2012
  • Silver Taft Street Pinot Gris Russian River Valley 2013
  • Silver Taft Street Pinot Noir Russian River Valley 2013 (Coming Soon)

A big congratulations to our winemaker, Evelyn White, for such an incredible line-up. Be sure to swing by the Tasting Room to sample these wonderful wines.

Lazyman – July 13, 2014

On July 13, we welcome Lazyman, formally the Steve Pile Band. Lazyman is a Northern California rock band influenced by delta blues, “good” country music, African rhythms and tasty jams. These flavors wrap Steve Pile’s original tunes like bacon around a fig. As Steve Pile Band, they have been playing around the Bay Area for 5 years, as well as with other bands like Tiny Television and Fog Dub.

A Little Street Music 2014!

A Little STreet Music 2014

Join us for a third season of “A Little Street Music” at Taft Street WInery

A Little Street Music is Back

Enjoyed last year’s summer music series? We are back for a third season with an incredible line-up of nine great acts. Join us the 2nd and last Sundays of the Month, starting May 25 with The Pulsators.

The events are free. The Tasting Room opens at 11am, with music from 3pm to 6pm. All our Tasting Room exclusives are available for purchase by the glass or bottle. Bring a lawn chair, pack a picnic, and enjoy the summer – Taft Street style.

Save the dates for our 2014 music line-up

2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

The results are in from the 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and Taft Street was awarded seven medals and two golds!

Join us, February 15, 2014 for the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA.

Paul Young Joins Taft Street Winery as Director of Sales

Taft Street Winery is very happy to announce the addition of Paul Young to the Taft Street family. He comes to Taft Street with 23 years of experience as Director of Sales and Marketing for Heck Estates and Kenwood Vineyards.

“Paul is a true professional who understands the needs of distributors and the demands of brand management,” said Mike Tierney, President of Taft Street Winery. “Taft Street is fortunate to have just celebrated its thirty years in the wine business with the same core group that started in the garage. With the addition of Paul to the team that includes winemaker Evelyn White, we are very excited for the continued success in this industry.”