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Winery Member Application
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May 21-24, 2017. brings influential sommeliers and wine buyers to Alexander Valley and provides high qualiry, focused exposure to our valley and our Cabernet Sauvignon. Increasing our notoriety for Cabernet translates to increased bottle prices and increased grape prices for our winegrowers.
EXPERIENCE ALEXANDER VALLEY
A new event planned for May 19 & 20, 2018.
This unique event concept will target and bring a very desirable wine-drinking demographic to Alexander Valley.
Alexander Valley Winegrowers provides uniform signage for our winegrowers, directional signage for our wineries, and the maintenance and repair of signs for both wineries and winegrowers
BROWN BAG GROWER MEET-UPS AFTER IPM MEETINGS
A NEW* opportunity for growers to discuss and share winegrowing strategies. Meet-ups are held immediately following the Integrated Pest Management meetings, at Hoot Owl Creek hosted by Mark Houser, Board Member. (*Beginning in April 2017)
Alexander Valley Winegrowers hosts social events to network and your meet your Alexander Valley neighbors, including:
— AVWG Annual Meeting including an Annual Harvest Recap – December 2017 – date to be announced.
— SONOMA COUNTY Barrel Auction – One of One. April 21, 2017. Trade only.
— AVWG Summer Member BBQ – date to be announced.
— Mid-year industry social events – we’ll send email notification as we received the dates!
WINE BUYER DISCOUNT CARD
Your discount card is included in your welcome packet, along with a list of Alexander Valley Winegrower asssocation members honoring a special discounted rate to our membership on wine purchases.
Listing on our new Alexander Valley Winegrowers website
18TH ANNUAL PRUNING CONTEST
Our annual event which showcases the talented people who work in Alexander Valley’s vineyards, will take place on January 24, 2017. Alexander Valley is the ONLY AVA in Sonoma County to hold its own pruning contest.
MARKETING, SOCIAL MEDIA AND PRESS COVERAGE
With the launch of the new website and other initiatives, Alexander Valley Winegrowers plans to increase our press coverage, social media following, and marketing efforts, to promote Alexander Valley as a world-class wine growing region. Last year, A VWG partnered with The Somm Journal for our Cabernet Academy event, and had an 8-page feature, a 2-page preview article, and ad space in the popular industry magazine, providing excellent exposure for our valley.