Housed in a historic red barn in downtown Sonoma, our new retail concept offers apparel, home decor, adventure gear, curiosities, as well as maker workshops and a wine salon featuring small-lot field blends from our Abbot’s Passage project.
Join us for a walk-in experience in our Sonoma tasting room ($25 per person), reserve an in-depth private tasting in the lofted salon ($40 per person, by appointment) or attend one of our monthly maker workshops; see below for event calendar.
As part of our “survival skill” workshop series, we invited top-rated Bay Area locksmith, Jeff Bovie, to show us how it’s done. Jeff will demonstrate several lock-picking techniques and will provide each participant with their own lock-picking set to practice their newfound skills, under his expert guidance.
The workshop is $50 a person, and includes priceless knowledge, your own beginner’s lock-picking set and a glass of Abbot’s Passage wine to bolster your confidence. Space limited to 12 people. Buy tickets HERE.
We’re celebrating the inaugural release of Sightline, our new Chenin Blanc x Verdejo blend, with a pop-up party in the vineyard at the base of Arrowhead Mountain. Taste our collection of Abbot’s Passage wines paired with artisan bahn-mi sandwiches by Bay Laurel Culinary, while soaking in the sun on serape blankets or in our vintage-appointed luxury tent. Join one of our “living jewelry” workshops with Marion Moss Floral and learn to make your own succulent rings and wrist cuffs.
The event is $40 per-person. Tickets are available at the event, but we recommend purchasing ahead. To reserve your space, email Liddy
Artisan perfumer, Loreto Remsing of L’Aromatica Perfume, will lead an introductory, hands-on workshop on crafting small-batch perfume from natural ingredients. Participants will learn about perfume composition and botanical ingredients (essential oils, handmade tinctures, resins and key accords), and will get to create their own custom fragrance with expert guidance from a professional perfumer.
The workshop is $100 a person, and includes your own custom perfume to take home, and a glass of Abbot’s Passage wine to enliven your senses. Space limited to 12 people. To reserve your space, email email@example.com
Master shucker and proprietress of The Oyster Girls in Petaluma, Aluxa Lalicker will lead a hands-on workshop on the art (and science) of shucking these beloved briny bivalves. The workshop will include an overview of oyster farming, a live demonstration as well as individual instruction. Each participant will receive a dozen oysters to shuck and enjoy, along with a glass of our 2017 Sightline Chenin Blanc x Verdejo field blend, releasing in May.
Workshop is $85 a person, and includes a dozen oysters and a glass of Abbot’s Passage to strengthen your resolve. Space limited to 12 people. To reserve your space, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Filson, beloved heritage brand and maker of indestructible outdoor gear, will run a clinic to re-proof your oil-finished outerwear and travel bags for years more of rugged use. Bring your road-worn waxed cotton item, and Filson will refinish it with their special paraffin-based wax that provides extreme durability and resistance to wind and water, while remaining pliable for extended comfortable wear.
The workshop is $25 a person, and includes a spiffed-up version of your favorite waxed cotton piece and a glass of Abbot’s Passage wine. Elbow grease complimentary. Space limited to 12 people. To reserve your space, email email@example.com
Celebrated author and illustrator of The California Field Atlas, Obi Kaufmann will talk about his book, his endeavors to portray and preserve the golden state’s wilderness and natural ecosystems and his journey from designer to tattoo artist to poet and acclaimed author. He will also lead a short workshop in botanical drawings.
The workshop is $20 a person, and includes mesmerizing tales from “the modern-day John Muir,” artistic inspiration and, of course, a glass of Abbot’s Passage wine. Space limited to 12 people. To reserve your space, email firstname.lastname@example.org