Our Story

The Story of Baehner Fournier Vineyards Founded 2001

Sunday Afternoon Jazz at Solvang Festival Theater

Solvang Festival Theater 2014 Jazz Series

Click to see Poster for the Series, including Artists, Dates and Sponsors.

 

First Friday Tasting at The Ballard Inn

On the first Friday of every month between 4:00 and 5:30 PM, we will pour three of our current releases in the tasting room of The Ballard Inn, 2436 Baseline Ave., Solvang, CA. The tastings are complimentary.

Solvang Wine Trail Map

All of our wines are available on the SBCVA Solvang Wine Trail Map http://www.bfwine.com/solvang-wine-trail-map/ The Good Life Cellars

Our Charitable Donations for 2013

We are pleased to donate our wines to non-profit organizations in Santa Barbara County. In 2013, it was our pleasure to provide wine to the following organizations:
Solvang Festival Theater
Direct Relief International
Santa Barbara County Vintners Foundation
St. Mark’s in the Valley Episcopal Church
PCPA Foundation
San Lorenzo Seminary
Solvang Friendship House Auxillary
Atterdag Village Auxillary
Environmental Defence Center
Neal Taylor Nature Center
Reef Check Foundation
Patterson School
Rancho La Patera & Stow House Goleta

 

California Residents Can Order Baehner Fournier Wines at Amazon

We have opened a Storefront at Amazon for California residents. Enjoy the same prices and benefits that your do at our On-line Store. Quick processing by Amazon. www.amazon.com/shops/bfv

 

Buy Now with Credit Card and Get Free Shipping

Our Wine Store has relocated to our home office. We are open 9 AM to 5 PM PST everyday. Phone us directly and give us your order ( the safe way) and receive free shipping via UPS. We accept VISA, Mastercard and American Express.

We Have Released 2011 V3 For Your Enjoyment

V3 is Baehner Fournier Estate Vineyards in a Bordeaux Bottle! We had a smaller crop of Cabernet Sauvignon harvested in 2011 due to weather conditions at bud break but the fruit we brought in at harvest was concentrated and delicious.The Merlot and Petit Verdot vines achieved a wonderful outcome in quantity and quality. Couple this with a natural fermentation of single berries devoid of stems, a slow malolactate spontaneous second fermentation, eighteen months ageing in 35% new French oak barrels under cool temperature controlled conditions in the cellar then carefully bottled last March, our new winemaker Steve Clifton gave us the ” release command” last week in time for its presentation at the Celebration of the Harvest Festival. The response put smiles on Vickie and my face. The 2011 V3 Bordeaux Blend is 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot and 25% Petit Verdot and is ready for the long run! Drink it now or along the way as it reaches full maturity over the next five years.BFV2011V3inaglass

Solvang Festival Theater Patrons’ Nights

The Patrons of the Solvang Festival Theater www.solvangfestivaltheater.org will enjoy a complimentary glass of our 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon “Solus” in the newly renovated Patron’s Garden prior to each of the four Patrons Night summer performances by the Pacific Coast Performing Arts Theater Group.
(PCPA) www.PCPA.org  Our 2012 Sauvignon Blanc will be available for the Sunday afternoon Jazz in the Garden ” Under The Oaks” series throughout the summer. For details www.solvangfestivaltheater.org

 

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