Labor Day Weekend Sale: Grand Reserve Vertical

Experience the best of Fair Play’s terroir with our premium line of Grand Reserves. This Labor Day Weekend only, enjoy a limited release 3 bottle vertical of the Grand Reserve for only $99.00. (A $150.00 value.) This offer, which is only available in the tasting room at the winery, includes our 2011, 2012 and 2013 Grand Reserve vintages. Please […]


Balsamic-Glazed Salmon Fillets Recipe

This delicious baked salmon dish is a perfect pairing for that white wine you’ve been enjoying this summer. The best part? You’ll only have to part with a little bit of your wine to make it. What You’ll Need: 6, five-ounce salmon fillets 4 cloves garlic, minced ⅓ cup balsamic vinegar 1 tbs. 2012 San Francisco Cup Chardonnay […]


Summer Wine Club Releases

We are happy to announce the release of our summer club wines! Below is the list of wines for each wine club that will be available for pickup or shipped out next month: CRU CLUB 2013 Spanish Creek Vineyard, Old Vine Zinfandel This reserve Zinfandel fruit was grown in the southwest corner of the Mount Akum area in […]


Juicy Zinfandel Marinade Recipe

Nothing says California like Zinfandel and tri-tip. Combine these Californian classics with a juicy Zinfandel marinade the next time you fire up the grill for some summertime barbecue. What You’ll Need: 1 cup Zinfandel wine 1 cup soy sauce ¾ cups water ¼ cup canola oil ¼ cup red wine vinegar 1 tbs dehydrated garlic 1 […]

Wine Knowledge

The Unique History of Sangria

Originally from its humble roots in Spain, Sangria has become a worldwide sensation. While Americans first tasted the red wine punch at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the history of Sangria can be traced back 200 BC. Like many countries who were invaded by the Romans, Spain began actively planting grapes to make […]