2022  Winter Events

The Holidays, let’s toast our blessings!

Dear Cinder Wine Club Members,

For information about upcoming events please read below.

We can’t wait to host you at our winery and introduce you to some new gorgeous wines!

For those who aren’t Club Members please book a reseravtion and come get to know us.

Fall Release (September and October)

What:  Fall Release Events.  

Options:  Reserved Tasting, Walk in Tasting 

  • Reserved Tasting: Secure a reserved table through our reservation page and enjoy a 90 minute experience as you taste throught the newest wines from Cinder, guided by our awesome Winery Associates. Feel free to add on an amazing charcuterie plate for your enjoyment. 
  • Walk In Tasting: Enjoy our relaxed walk-in seating and taste our newest wines at our Tasting Bar.  

Fall Release Timeline: 

  • August 24th: Fall Release Month Tastings begin (walk-ins and by reservation). Book Here!
  • October 16th: Fall Release Tastings end at the winery.

“Pickup” Club Member Timeline: 

  • August 23rd: “Pick Up” Member allocations placed in their online cart… you can start to customize your case of wine.
  • September 27th: “Pick Up” Club Member allocations still remaining to be picked up are billed to their account (may still customize  at winery).
  • October 23rd: FINAL DAY to Pickup Your Wine Club Allocations at winery!
  • October 24th: Any remaining “Pick Up” allocations are shipped out via FedEx at Member’s expense.

“Shipping” Club Member Fall Release Timeline: 

  • September 28th: “Shipping” Club Members allocations placed in their online cart, you can start to customize your case of wine.
  • October 10th: “Shipping” Club Member allocations are charged to their account.
  • October 18-19th: “Shipping” Club Member allocations go out via FedEx.

 

October

What:  Crush Tours  

Dates: Friday, Saturday and Sundays  (September 30th to October 22nd) 

Times: Tours start at 1pm, 3pm and 5pm

Details:  You and your guests will be guided through a fascinating tour of Cinder Winery during our busiest time of the year “Crush”.  Guests will receive an overview of the Snake River Valley growing region and the Cinder story before touring through the winemaking operation.  You’ll gain insights into the science and art of winemaking while seeing the process and even getting your hands “dirty” in the process. There will be opportunities to learn a lot about how we create gorgeous wines and also taste some in “mid process”.  Your tour will end with a private tasting at our bar with your guide.  The entire experience lasts 90 minutes and is something you’ll remember for a long time! 

Costs:  $25/person.  Open to Club Members and their guests only.  Tour group sizes are limited to 4 people total (no children and no pets please). 

Tickets:  Make your reservations here!

What:  Foot Stomp Experience & Luncheon

Dates: Saturday, October 8th

Time: 11:30am to 2pm 

Details:  Join a small group of fellow wine-loves as we enjoy an experience that is both unique, educational and entertaining. You’ll enjoy a tour of “Crush” operations followed by the opportunity to participate in an actual “foot stomping” of our Syrah grapes. After the foot stomping, you’ll clean up and join us in the mezzanine for a nice luncheon featuring a gorgeous grazing table from Kismet Kitchen. Cinder Founder,  Joe Schnerr, will guide you through a tasting of Library wines during lunch.  (Sorry, no menu substitutions available.)

Costs:  $40/person.  Open to Club Members and their guests only.  Limit 4 tickets per Membership.

Tickets:  SOLD OUT! 

What:  Quebe Sisters in Concert at Cinder

Dates: Friday October 14th

Time: Doors at 6:30pm

Details:  World-Class Music is once again at Cinder thanks to Andy Byron’s Americana Music Series.  We are delighted to host the wonderfully talented Quebe Sisters. 

Tickets/More Details:  Click Here for ticket information! 

What:  Happy Hallowine Costume Contest & Party!

Dates: Saturday, October 29th

Time: 2pm to 5pm 

Details:  Get Silly, Get Creative and Get down to Cinder. There will be prizes for best costumes in these categories: Male, Female, Couple, Family, Children and Pet! 

Contest Times: Children: 2:30pm.  Family: 3pm.  Male/Female: 3:30pm.  Pets: 4pm 

Costs:  Free!  Open to Club Members and their guests only. 

Extras:  Photo Booth on site.  Candy for the kids!  Drink Specials! 

 

 

November

What:  Holiday Flash Sales & Offerings….

Dates: Throughout November & December

Details:  Keep your eyes peeled for email alerts regarding regular Flash Sales and Holiday offerings from Cinder during the Holiday Season.  Come into the winery to check up on these offers including great holiday gift ideas and discounts on merchandise. 

What:  Thanksgiving Weekend – Barrel Tastings..plus Toy Drive starts! 

Dates: Friday & Saturday, November 25th and 26th

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Details:  Come enjoy a laid-back atmosphere at Cinder after the big Thanksgiving Feast. We will be taking groups of 20 guests into our barrel room every 30 minutes for an inside view of the barrel aging process.  You’ll also enjoy a few samples straight form their oak vessels and a brief Q&A with the Winemakers.  Afterwards enjoy wine by the glass or by the bottle & get the first shot at our Holiday offers, including great gift ideas.

Costs:  The Barrel Tasting is Free For Wine Club Members & $10 for guests and visitors.  No Reservations required. Barrel tasting are on a first-come, first-served basis. 

For the kids:  We will have a craft table setup where anyone c is welcome to make their own Christmas tree ornament from our wine corks. Supplies, “moderate” adult supervision and directions provided by CINDER Founder, Joe Schnerr.  Warning…glue guns will be out! 

Note:  You’re damn straight that we will be watching World Cup Soccer on the big screen.  USA! 

What:  Christmas Toy Drive!

Dates: Friday, November 25th to Saturday, December 17th

Time: During Regular Hours… Wed-Sun 1pm to 7pm.

Details:  Bring an unwrapped age appropriate gift (ages 5-18) to the winery and recieve a coupon for 1 complimentary glass of wine, beer or cider (some restrictions apply).  Limit is one per customer per day.

Benefits: All Toys will go to the Boys & Girls Club of Ada and Canyon County!  

 

 

 

December

What:  Holiday Flash Sales & Offerings….

Dates: Throughout November & December

Details:  Keep your eyes peeled for email alerts regarding regular Flash Sales and Holiday offerings from Cinder during the Holiday Season.  Come into the winery to check up on these offers including great holiday gift ideas and discounts on merchandise. 

What:  Cougar Gold & Mistletoe (WSU Alumni Association Holiday Party)

Dates: Saturday, December 3rd

Time: 7-10pm

Details:  The Washington State University Alumni take over the winery for one night a year.  Good times ensue. 

Link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1519275658517230 

What:  Christmas Toy Drive!

Dates:  November 25th till Saturday, December 17th

Time: During Regular Hours… Wed-Sun 1pm to 7pm.

Details:  Bring an unwrapped age appropriate gift (ages 5-18) to the winery and recieve a coupon for 1 complimentary glass of wine, beer or cider (some restrictions apply).  Limit is one per customer per day.

Benefits: All Toys will go to the Boys & Girls Club of Ada and Canyon County!  

What:  Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

Dates:  Saturday, December 17th

Time: 1-6pm

Details:  Wear your worst sweater and join in the Chrismtas cheer.

    • Drink specials!
    • Raffle drawings every hour! 
      • Grand Prize:  1.5 Magnum of Cinder Wine!
      • All proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club 
    • Toy Drive’s Last Day:
      • Bring an unwrapped age appropriate gift (ages 5-18) to the winery and recieve a coupon for 1 complimentary glass of wine, beer or cider (some restrictions apply). 
      • Limit is one per customer per day.
      • All toys go to the Boys & Girls Club

What:  Christmas Week – Tasting Room Open – Holiday Sale – Monday to Friday.  December 19th to 23rd we are open!

Dates: Monday and Tuesday, December 19th and 20th we are open!  (plus Wednesday through Friday)

Details:  We’ll be open a couple extra days this week and we will be featuring some great sales! Come on in! 1pm to 7pm. 

 

 

 

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