Russian River Valley
Pinot Noir Forum
July 14th–16th, 2019
Sixty of the top wine buyers & sommeliers in the country, hosted by twenty of the appellation's great winemakers. Three days engrossed in the distinctive characteristics of Pinot Noir and winemakers of California's Russian River Valley.
The Russian River Valley Pinot Forum began in 2003, with a mission to educate fine wine buyers from all over the world about the distinctive characteristics of Pinot Noirs and winemakers of California's Russian River Valley. The first event was put together in record time by a team of committed wine folks, and while each year's event is unique, the basic philosophy and structure of the event has continued forward:
The best way to achieve our mission is to bring the people to us for a hands-on experience.
Trade and by Invitation Only
A three day intensive Farm Camp spent on the West Sonoma Coast with member vintners: attending seminars, vineyard visits, lectures (geology, climate, history) and dinners. Designed to be an intimate and in-depth immersion, learning about the nitty gritty of what makes the West Sonoma Coast so special. A truly unique experience for 25 Sommeliers around the country.