Porter Square Wine & Spirits
Friday, July 24th • 6:00-7:00 pm
Winemaker WES HAGEN of
J. WILKES WINERY, Santa Maria Valley
Join Wes Hagen of J. Wilkes Winery in Santa Maria Valley. Wes was winemaker and vineyard Manager at Clos Pepe for 21 years and is considered a leader in Santa Barbara wine. Wes is an accomplished lecturer and writer and was named one of the 100 most influential winemakers in the U.S. by Decanter Magazine. He’s recently been nominated to give a TED talk on the history of wine. Not to be missed, Wes will walk us through J. Wilkes Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon and talks about the history of this exceptional winery.
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