EXPERIENCES

Please join us in enjoying the fruits of our labor and in preserving the heritage and vineyards of Rutherford, in the historic heart of Napa Valley.

Experience Rutherford

EVENTS & TASTINGS

Rutherford Dust Society hosts a number of tastings and community events throughout the year.

CABERNET BY THE BAY

Wednesday, December 7th 2022

Enjoy this exclusive experience to taste a selection of the finest Rutherford AVA wines that the Napa Valley has to offer. At the event, you’ll sip award-winning wines, mingle with Napa Valley winemakers and fellow connoisseurs, tantalize your taste buds with food pairings by the Chef at STFYC, and enjoy a truly unforgettable experience.

Wednesday December 7, 2022 at St. Francis Yacht Club, San Francisco

4:00-5:00pm VIP Library Tasting

5:00-7:00pm Rutherford Appellation Showcase

RED CARPET RUTHERFORD

Friday, February 24th, 2023

Join RDS at Quintessa for our 2023 Premiere Napa Valley Preview Event: Rutherford on the Red Carpet, rolling out the very best of the 2021 vintage.

More information coming soon!

MEMBER EVENTS

A true community, Rutherford Dust Society members are invited to join in a variety of social gatherings,
educational seminars, and Town Hall meetings throughout the year.

SUMMER VINEYARD WALK

July 12, 5-6:30pm at Tres Sabores

Join us, on Tuesday, July 12th for a Summer Vineyard Walk at Tres Sabores.

Watch the vines grow at beautiful Tres Sabores, with vineyards planted on the ancient alluvial fans of the Rutherford Bench.

Led by Julie Johnson, Tres Sabores is the most longstanding certified organic vineyard (CCOF) in the Napa Valley. This walk will highlight pollinator best practices, accessing the knowledge of local beekeeper-hive manager, Joy Wesley, from Bee-Kind, featuring an onsite demonstration and tasting. We will also hear from Chris Pedemonte, with his insight into best practices for managing olive fruit fly infestation.