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July 18, 2023 | James Cole

Elevate Your Summer: Create Memorable Moments with James Cole Wiery

Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and elevate your outdoor experiences with the exquisite wines of James Cole Winery. As the warm summer sun graces us, we invite you to embark on a delightful adventure – bringing the elegance of James Cole wines to your own enchanting al fresco gathering. Join us as we guide you through the essentials of creating a memorable wine-filled experience, no matter where you are.

Chardonnay at a lake

Unveil the Perfect Setting

Discover the ideal location for your idyllic al fresco gathering. Whether it's a cozy spot in a nearby park, a picturesque beach, or a tranquil garden, let your surroundings complement the beauty of James Cole wines. Nature's embrace will provide the perfect backdrop for your extraordinary gathering.

A cheese and charcuterie setup

Craft Your Culinary Delights

Curate a delectable spread that harmonizes flawlessly with our wines. From artisanal cheeses to succulent charcuterie, from fresh farmers' market finds to decadent desserts, let your taste buds dance with delight. Take a moment to consider flavors that will accentuate the nuances of James Cole wines and elevate your gathering to new heights. When gathering with friends, we love to build our spread using the 'Rule of 3's' meaning 3 cheeses, 3 meats, 3 starches and 3 accompaniments:

Our favorite cheeses
Aged Gouda
Sharp Cheddar

Our favorite cured meats
Genoa Salami
Country Pate
Duck Rillette

Our favorite starches
Water Crackers

Our Favorite Accompaniments

A person opening Rosé on a blanket during summer.

Select the Perfect Wine Pairings

Enhance your al fresco experience by selecting the finest wines from James Cole Winery. Visit our warm and inviting tasting room, or explore our online store, where our exceptional collection awaits. Discover our renowned Cabernet Sauvignon and captivating red wine blends like IL Mostro, Marls and Tyson. Complete your selection with our refreshing Chardonnay and elegant Rosé. Each sip will transport you to the heart of Napa Valley.

As a special offer, stock up on our Taste of Summer 4-Pack, which includes one bottles each of '22 Rosé, '21 Chardonnay, '20 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and '20 IL Mostro Red Wine for 15% off!

Red wine in front of rose bushes

Embrace the Outdoor Experience

Settle into the serenity of your chosen setting and allow the magic to unfold. Set a comfortable space, arrange your culinary delights, and uncork a bottle of James Cole wine with anticipation. As you sip and savor, let the flavors mingle with the ambiance, creating an unforgettable symphony for your senses.

Two people with wine glasses smiling at the camera

Cherish the Moment

Engage in lively conversations and create lasting memories as you share the joys of wine and the company of loved ones. Let the spirit of James and Colleen, our visionary founders, infuse your gathering with a sense of warmth and connection. With every glass raised, you become part of their dream-come-true.

Wine on a wooden table

Extend the Pleasure

After your gathering, continue to explore the world of James Cole wines. Visit our tasting room or online store to discover additional vintages, limited editions, and exclusive offerings. Each bottle holds the essence of our Napa Valley heritage and the passion of our winemaking craft.

At James Cole Winery, we strive to make every moment extraordinary. As you embark on your own wine-filled al fresco gathering, let our wines be your trusted companion, elevating the ordinary to the extraordinary. Purchase James Cole wines from our tasting room or online store, and let the enchantment of Napa Valley unfold at your chosen setting. Enter as wine enthusiasts and leave as ambassadors of James Cole Winery, carrying with you the spirit of excellence and the memories of exceptional moments shared.


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