News and Events
April 15, 2013 > Beyond Budbreak!
The Williamson Family Vineyard is soaking in the spring sunshine - we just went through bud break! Let's raise a glass (or maybe two!) to the start of the 2013 growing season! Come visit us at the winery - we willl be bottling Blondie 2012 on May 15th - come share a glass of wine with Bob!
February 25, 2013 > Blondie Gone Wild bottling!
We are bottling our 2011 Blondie Gone Wild on a sunny day in Napa Valley! For all of you who are waiting for the next vintage (it has been sold out!), it is almost ready!!!
February 22, 2013 > Armando & Gustavo go to the Daytona 500!
Bob & Gustavo are enjoying Daytona Beach at the pre-party for the Daytona 500! Pictures to follow! The Ideology Cellars wine dinner will be Wednesday evneing, February 27th at Tosanca Ristorante in Ormond Beach, FL - come join us!
February 13, 2013 > Blondie gets a Silver Medal at the
2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition!
Blondie took home a Silver at this years San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. We think it's even better than this - order some today and try it for yourself! Let us know what you think!
January 24, 2013 > Wine Dinner hosted at Toscana Ristorante - Ormond Beach, FL
Join us in Ormond Beach, FL at Toscana Ristorante Italiano on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 for an Ideology Cellars wine dinner. $75.00/person The dinner will be hosted by Bob Williamson, owner of Ideology Cellars. Please call Toscana at (386) 615-0350 to reserve your spot - seating is limited! You may also visit their website by clicking here. We look forward to seeing you!
October 19, 2012 > Happy Birthday Riley!!!
Happy 4th Birthday to Riley! She is spending the day with Mom relaxing and playing in the pool! She recently returned from her second home in Napa Valley where she enjoyed a full week with Indy (our other family dog) and the entire family!
October 6, 2012 > Ideology is harvesting their Cabernet today!
We are picking today for our Estate Cabernet and our Reserve Cabernet - Come on by and taste some great wines with Bob & Joni!
October 4, 2012>Our Russian River Pinot Noir grapes came in today!
We are excited about our Pinot Noir from the Russian River! We hope you will try some in the future!
September 28, 2012> Our chardonnay grapes were harvested today!
Busy day at the winery as ~15 ton of our chardonnay grapes from the Red Hen Vineyard came in for crush! How exciting for the 2012 vintage - it looks to be a great one!
June 22, 2012> A Mediterranean Wine Odyssey
Join Mira Winery and Ideology Cellars on our Mediterranean Wine Odyssey cruise! We set sail on June 6 - 15th, 2013 from Rome to Barcelona. Join Gustavo and Armando on their Excellent Wine Odyssey Adventure for what is sure to be an experience of a lifetime! Click here to learn more about our cruise on board Oceania Cruises' Riviera hosted by Food and Wine Trails.
January 25, 2012>NEW Blondie label is getting bottled today!
We are working today on the first step in introducing our new Blondie label - we are bottling it! If you would like to be the first to try our Blondie under it's new label, call us at the office (707) 226-2151 and let us know that you read our News and Events page and we will give you 20% off until the end of the month! Remember though, we need to let "her (Blondie) rest" after bottling before sending it out to you! We hope you will enjoy our latest wine and please provide us with your feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org. Cheers!
January 13, 2012> 93 Points Wine Enthusiast awards to our 2007 Reserve Block ...
Cabernet. Who said Friday the 13th is an unlucky day! We were notified today that the score will be announced in the April issue. Better order it now, once it hits the magazine, it will be a library only wine!
January 6, 2012> Gold Medal at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition!
Our 2008 Blondie Gone Wild took home a Gold Medal and our 2007 Reserve Block Cabernet took a Silver Medal! Stop by our tasting room to try some today! Click here for the full results. Cheers!
January 2012 > Happy New Year!! Wine Enthusiast Awards 95 Points...
... to our 2007 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon! In addition, our wine was recognized as one of the top 100 wines in the world for 2011 by the Wine Enthusiast and it has also received the coveted “Editor’s Choice” designation!
November 16th, 2011 > STARS of Cabernet
Join Ideology Cellars at one of the top events of the year! Enjoy tasting some of the best Cabernets made by several outstanding wineries, sampling delicious food, plus bid on the silent auction. Proceeds benefit the TJ Martell Foundation and Children's Cancer Research.
The Peninsula Hotel
9882 South Santa Monica Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
To find out more visit: Learn About Wine
October 26th, 2011 > Harvesting our Cabernets from the Ideology Vineyards!
Our harvest is later this year - just like the rest of Napa Valley... but something is very different in our vineyard versus many other vineyards here in the Valley. Our grapes look great! With a Brix of 25.3, and our fabulous winemaker, we are sure to have a great vintage!
April 5th, 2011 > Bottling our 2008 Reds
Stop by to join us as we bottle our 2008 Proprietary Blend, Estate Cabernet and the Reserve Block Cabernet.
April 3rd, 2011 > 2007 Release Date! Joni's Birthday too!
Today is our release day for our 2007 Proprietary Red, Estate Cabernet and our Reserve Block Cabernet. Call us to make an appointment to stop by and taste with us - and celebrate Joni's birthday!