DOGGONE GOOD News & Events!
We want to share our good news with you first and give you a chance to meet up with us at one of these special events. Enjoy browsing our updates!
TO OUR FRIENDS - AN OPEN LETTER FROM BRENDA & CHRIS LYNCH
Brenda & Chris Lynch wanted to share their thoughts on the recent fires, our safety and the business building that will be ahead for much of Sonoma County. If you'd like to help, we're encouraging donations to the Sonoma County Resilience Fund (committed to addressing the mid and longer-term needs of those impacted by these devastating fires). We know you'll give generously.
SONOMA MAGAZINE SHOWCASES MUTT LYNCH AS AMONG THE BEST/MOST DOG-FIRENDLY IN THE COUNTY
Each day more and more people find out why Mutt Lynch is THE destination for dog-lovers who also love wine tasting. Thank you Sonoma Magazine for pointing out the passion behind the brand, the award-winning wines, and the wine labels that will always put a smile on your face. Come visit and see what all the bark’s about!
THE ART OF WINE & RESCUE AT MUTT LYNCH
If you've ever wanted to know how Brenda Lynch juggles her responsibilities, keeps the passion behind the brand evergreen and introduces a creative way to support animal rescue with our latest wine series "Wines That Give Back," you'll enjoy this blogpost by Modern Dog.
THIS DOG'S LIFE TOASTS TO MUTT LYNCH
It's always nice to hear others sing your praises and we just received a really nice feature in This Dog's Life. With a great review of the wines we make and the cause that is closest to our heart, they really captured our spirit. In fact, it's right there in the headline--Mutt Lynch Wines Lets You Enjoy A Glass While Saving Dogs. Aw shucks.
BAY WOOF MAGAZINE NAMES MUTT LYNCH 2016 BEAST OF THE BAY WINNER - DOG FRIENDLIEST WINERY!
We can't believe (well yes we can) we did it again. While we've received this award on multiple occasions, it ALWAYS means so much since it comes directly from the votes of the readers. We'll never stop trying to be your favorite Sonoma wine country stop for you and your canine friends. Thank you Bay Woof community and we hope to see you at the tastig room soon!
WINE BUZZ MAGAZINE NAMES MUTT LYNCH ONE OF THE MOST PET-FRIENDLY POURS!
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the most pet-friendly winery of all? Mutt Lynch! Experience what our die-hard fans already know, when it comes to providing world-class, wine country hospitality to you and your dog, we're the tops.
Join us for the many events we host or participate in and don't forget to meet up with us on the second Friday of each month for Yappy Hour! See more details below:
CANCELLED! Mutt Lynch Yappy Hour - Green Dog Rescue Project Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular. We are so disappointed to tell you that due to the fires in Sonoma and Napa counties we've had to cancel this event. Both our business and tasting room is closed until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for all your support and good wishes. We're looking forward to welcoming you back to our next great "Yappy Hour." Stay tuned!
Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel/Mutt Lynch Yappy Hour/Halloween - Mutt Lynch is proud to partner with the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel (Dana Point, CA) for this special Halloween Yappy Hour. This event features complimentary canine libations, including bacon, chicken, beef and vegan water as well as homemade dog treats, for our four-legged guests. Two-legged companions can enjoy glass of Mutt Lynch Unleashed Chardonnay, Merlot Over and Play Dead, Chateau d’Og Cabernet Sauvignon wine or cocktails, beer and a savory selection of barbecue items are available for purchase. Event runs 4-7 p.m.
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: (949)240-2000. Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel.
Please note: unlike Yappy Hours at the tasting room, Ritz Carlton Yappy Hours occur on THURSDAYS unless specificied otherwise.
November 4 & 5
2017 Wine & Food Affair - Mutt Lynch is delighted to be among the many wineries participating in this great event. Join us for the “Great Chili Smack Down: Round 2.” It’s Mutt Lynch vs. Deux Amis. Don’t miss it! Event runs from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Prices: $80 Weekend, $60 Sunday $30 DD.
Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel/Mutt Lynch Yappy Hour/Howl-i-day - Mutt Lynch is proud to partner with the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel (Dana Point, CA) for this special Howl-i-day Yappy Hour. This event features complimentary canine libations, including bacon, chicken, beef and vegan water as well as homemade dog treats, for our four-legged guests. Two-legged companions can enjoy glass of Mutt Lynch Unleashed Chardonnay, Merlot Over and Play Dead, Chateau d’Og Cabernet Sauvignon wine or cocktails, beer and a savory selection of barbecue items are available for purchase. Event starts at 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
For more information contact: email@example.com or tel: (949)240-2000. Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel.
Please note: This event takes place on Sunday.
Mutt Lynch Yappy Hour - Bergin University of Canine Studies Holiday Ugly Sweater Contest. Has there ever been a better or more fun opportunity to "get ugly?" Help us raise awareness and funds for Bergin University of Canine Studies. Their mission is to advance human-canine partnership through research and education and we couldn't be more supportive. In addition to the great wine and "yappetizers" there will be prizes awarded for best human and canine sweaters. 100% of our $10 door fee goes directly to Bergin University of Canine Studies. Event runs from 4-7 p.m.
DID WE MISS YOU? HERE'S SOME OF OUR RECENT/PAST EVENTS
SF Animal Care's Pet Pride Day - Mutt Lynch was proud to be a participant in this fun-filled afternoon of free adoptions and family-friendly activities. Can't wait for next year!
Thank you to the "Mutts" that came out to support the Sonoma Humane Society. Couldn't join us? You can still order our custom label wine that generates 25% of the purchase price for SHS. Order Now!
It was another Yappy Hour "pawty" at the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Too bad you missed it!
They came, they drank wine, they painted portraits of their dogs! It was another great painting party with a class led by Julielle of Creations by Julielle. See you next time.
Bra! You missed an awesome fundraiser for Surf Dog Ricochet. If you missed it, we'll probably see you next year with even bigger waves. If you're not familiar with Ricochet we invite you learn more about this SURfice dog® who surfs with a purpose! www.surfdogricochet.com
Mutt Lynch was proud to partner with the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel for our July Yappy Hour. A good "yapp" was had by all. See you next time!
Another great "Corks and Canvas" event where you discovered your inner artist while tasting great wine. See you next time!
It's always a pawty with Compassion Without Borders in the house. Thank you for supporting this great rescue organization that helps animals on both sides of the border! Even if you didn't make the event but like what they do, you can still support their efforts with a purchase of their beautiful "Wines That Give Back" custom label wine. 25% of the purchase price goes directly to CWOB.org. Order now!
It was a great night for the The Green Dog Rescue Project. This fantastic organization was excited to pawty with us and introduce patrons to Lesley Zoromski, creator of "Stop, Look & Paws" a children's activity that teaches the fundamentals of dog body language. Join us next time. It's always for a good cause and you never know what you might learn!
Thanks to all the moms that came out to join us on Mother's Day weekend. We loved hosting you, providing you with complimentary tastings and best of all, presenting you with our "Gift of Thyme." See you next year!
It was a perfect night to celebrate the work being done by our friends at Paws For Love and better yet, to debut our new wine label in their honor. If you like what they do and want a way to show your support - order this wine! Thank you so much for your support!
People loved the opportunity to meet with local Sonomal County artist Nicole Ours at our first "Toast to Art!" Stay tuned for the announcement of details of our next TTA event.
We had a great time at our Yappy Hour benefiting the Dogwood Animal Rescue Project. Don't forget to support them throughout the year. See you next time!
March 3-5 & March 10-12
You came, you saw, you barrel tasted! See you next year for Northern Sonoma County's Wine Road Barrel Tasting extravaganza!
Our friends at Greyhound Friends for Life debuted the newest Mutt Lynch wine label created in their honor. The "Leaner" artwork of Patrick Holt graces the label that you must add to your collection!
Custom "Leaner" Wine Label
Compassion Without Borders was our Yappy Hour beneficiary in January. 25% of all sales of their custom label wine go to CWOB and their mission to: go where the need is greatest and where animals are least likely to be helped due to financial, geographic or cultural barriers, was celebrated at our January Yappy Hour. We were delighted to shine a light on the wonderful work they do. To learn more please visit:
Custom "CWOB" Wine Label
Mutt Lynch joined over 100 participating wineries for winter's best party--Winter Wineland. Once again we creatied a "snowbird's" winter getaway complete with Hawaiian shirts, birds nest hats and delicious barbecue sliders. See ya next year dudes.
Our fans reall rocked their "ugly" at the 2016 Howl-i-day Party and Ugly Sweater Contest benefiting Sonoma Humane Society. Thank you everyone who turned out and most of all Sonoma Humane Society for all the great work you do!
Thank you to Greyhound Friends For Life and all your supporters and Jessica Klein of Wine Country Veterinary Hospital for coming to Tasting Room On The Green and celebrating all things Greyhound! We love what you do and look forward to hosting you next time? Did you say custom label? Hmmmm.
Another great "Corks and Canvas" event where you discovered your inner artist while tasting great wine. See you next time!
November 5th & 6th
Mutt Lynch celebrated Food & Wine Affair 2016 with a chili cook-off. We went mano a mano against our good friends at Deux Amis Winery and the votes are still being counted! Stay tuned for final results and please join us next year for a wonderful pairing of great wine and fantastic food.
She came, she saw, she launched a great promotion at Taste Food & Wine in Chicago. This "meet the winemaker" event kicked off a wonderful promotion that raises funds for Felines & Canines Shelter, Chicago. Taste Food & Wine has most graciously agreed to donate $1 for every bottle of Mutt Lynch wine sold until December 31st. We thank you for coming out and hope you'll continue to support this promotion.
We loved celebrating a "Harvest of Hope" with our friends at Compassion Without Borders. Great organization, great wine and great setting at Drafonfly Floral in Healdsburg. Hopefully this will become an annual event!
It was a night of witches and warlocks at our annual Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular benefiting Green Dog Rescue. Our costume winner for the night was "Bubbles" the sailor. If you like great wine in a great getup this is the event for you. See you next year bwahahaha!
Mutt Lynch and our friends at Unwind Wine Bar raised funds for Animal Rescue Fund (ARF) a no kill shelter at Paws on the Patio 2016. A good "dog" was had by all. See you next year!
Our guests got their "paws in the paint" to raise funds for the Paws for Love Foundation. We create great canine artwork and tasted fantastic wine. Ah the good life--where wine and all things dog collide!
Bergin University of Canine Studies was our Yappy Hour beneficiary in September. We were treated to a display of dog portraiture by artist Lesely Zoromski who has graciously agreed to donate a portion of her commissions to Bergin University. Why not help us raise funds and awareness next year?!
Mutt Lynch teamed up once again with our friends from Rocket Dog Rescue for a fun Yappy Hour. There were lots of great dogs in attendance available for adoption. If you'd like to find out more about adoptable dogs available through Rocket Dog Rescue please visit: www.rocketdogrescue.org
We had some artists in the house for our recent Corks & Canvas event. If you'd like to join us for our next unique painting class and wine tasting please check our events page or call the tasting room at: 707-687-6089
Mutt Lynch wa delighted to participate in the Oakland Wine Festival. If you're from the East Bay we'd love to have you come up for an extended visit!
Sonoma Humane Society was the beneficiary of our July Yappy Hour. We had wine slushies, a kissing booth, and a pretty great time. If you missed it you can always, donate, volunteer, foster or adopt. We/they would love it if you did!
We brought out the inner artist in you at our "Corks and Canvas" event. Join us next time as we provide you with instruction, supplies and a glass of wine from either Mutt Lynch or Deux Amis. At just $35 these classes are c'est magnifique!
Deux Amis Winery and Mutt Lynch Winery proudly played host for CPR & Wine. This unique event provided CPR training to help you respond to a medical emergencies.We regularly host this event so please join us next time!
Green Dog Rescue was the beneficiary of our June 10th "Yappy Hour." These folks have created
the nation’s first predominantly non-kennel shelter facility and educational center. That's for showing that it's easy being green.
Wine Country Animal Lovers - We were delighted to raise some funds and shine a little brighter light on the great work being done by these animal heroes.
Lily's Legacy Senior Dog Sanctuary Yappy Hour - The "Dog-tor" Camilla Gray-Nelson was in the house and a good time was had by all!
March 4-6, 11-13
Barrel Tasting Weekends - You came, you saw, you tasted! See you next year.
"Futures" sale continues until March 31st. Order now!
Greyhound Friends for Life Yappy Hour - One of our most successful Yappy Hours! We are indeed Greyhounds Friends for Life!
Broadway Cellars, Mutt Lynch Winery Wine Dinner - we were happy to help raise funds for Care for Real's Pet Pantry.
Winter Wineland - We lei'd it down with our "Snowbirds' Winter Wineland." Find your Hawaiian shirt and join us next year.
Compassion Wihtout Borders - There were no "borders" recognized in your Yappy Hour donations for this great organization. Thank you so much!
Club Mutt/Wine Clup Appreciation Get Together - We had a blast. Join the club and we'll see you next year!
Peaks & Paws Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe - Great beer was provided by Lagunitas Brewing Company and delicious wine provided by Mutt Lynch Winery.
Corks & Canvas - $35, including a glass of wine
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - Rocket Dog Rescue
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - This social benefitted Sonoma Humane Society!
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - This Dads & Grads Celebration benefitted Muttville Senior Dog Rescue!
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - This Mutts for Moms Mixer benefitted Wine Country Animal Lovers!
Mutt Lynch Winery Earth Day Celebration - We paid homage to Mother Earth with Lily's Legacy Senior Dog Rescue!
Mutt Lynch Winery Art Reception - For Monika Steele Barrack
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - This Pawesome Spring Fling benefitted Bergin University of Canine Studies!
March 6,7,8 & 13,14,15
Barrel Tasting Weekends - Debuted our newest wines-- If you've never barrel tasted before, this was your chance to sample young wines on their path to greatness at discounts of up to 40% off.
Mutt Lynch Winery Lucky Dog Wearing of the Green Party - Benefitted Countryside Rescue, a lucky 'ol time!
Mutt Lynch Winery Fat Tuesday Party - We celebrated Mardi Gras Mutt Lynch style! Eat, Drink, and had a howling good time! Free Entry!
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - My Furry Valentine benefitted Compassion Without Borders!
January 17th & 18th
Winter Wineland - This was an opportunity to meet owner and winemaker, Brenda Lynch, taste limited production wines, and have a howling good time!
Mutt Lynch Winery Yappy Hour - January benefitted Compassion Without Borders. Join us again next January!
Mutt Lynch Winery Warehouse Sale - Oodles and Poodles of fantastic deals, One day sale from 10 am to 2pm located at our offices, visit us next year for screamin' deals!
Mutt Lynch Winery Ugly Sweater Holiday Party - Join us next year - How Ugly Can You Get?? Proceeds at the door went to Sonoma Humane Society.
The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel Howl-I-Day Celebration - In keeping with the resort’s Season of Giving, guests were asked to bring unopened canned or dry dog food, treats or dog toys to be donated to an animal rescue organization.
Women in Wine Featuring Brenda Lynch - A 5 Course, Paired Wine Dinner Created By Picán's Executive Chef Robert Sapirman and Pastry Chef Mitch Blanco
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel hosts The Diamond Ball - The evening included a silent and live auction, and a four-course dinner presented by Executive Chef Pedro Contreras. All for a good cause.
PAWS LA 25th Anniversary Gala - Mutt Lynch Provided wine to celebrate 25 years!
Kibbles & Bids Goldenopoly - This benefit for Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary, was held at the California Auto Museum, 6-9pm. Wine(including Mutt Lynch Winery), craft beers, gourmet food, live music, silent auction and...a wall of wine! Join us next year!
Mutt Lynch Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular - Join us again next year for a Spooktacular Night, All Treats, No Tricks! Yapps & Apps, wine by the glass! Bring your pup in costume for an extra special treat! $10 at the door goes to benefit Bright Haven.
The Canine Classic at Paws Up is a benefit hike/run for you and your canine companion. 100% of the registration fees and/or pledge donations went to support the Humane Society of Western Montana and the care of homeless animals.
Ad-Lib Geocafe Spontaneous Wine Dinner - Event started at 6pm - $65 per person, great wine & great food! See you next time!
Dog-A-Palooza -This exciting Pet Fair and Adopt-a-thon featured local rescues and a unique pet-oriented program for the entire family. There also was a silent auction & raffle prizes! One lucky dog won a custom case!
Petchitecture 2014 – Great event featuring a gallery of one-of-a-kind pet habitats created by the Bay Area’s leading architects and designers silent and live auctions featuring fabulous lifestyle packages and incredible items plus a selection of fine wines (including Mutt Lynch Winery)!
Windsor Young Networking Entrepreneurs came to our tasting room for a social networking event & built business contacts and relations!
Tasting Room held its official Grand Opening - Many join us for complimentary tasting, appetizers, prizes, and a meet and greet with both winemakers. A totally fun time!
Mutt Lynch Barrel Tastings at New Location - Mutt Lynch celebrated the opening of our new location at 9050 Windsor Road, Windsor, CA and two consecutive weekends (2/28-3/3 and 3/7-3/9) of spectacular barrel tastings.
Humane Society of Truckee/Tahoe, Black Tie & Tails Gala - Celebrated Valentine's Day at the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe at this 6th annual event. See you next year!
2013 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST FAIR WINE COMPETITION GOLD MEDAL FOR 2009 "mbf" PETITE SIRAH, PEROTTI VINEYARD, SILVER MEDALS FOR 2011 "mbf" PRIMITIVO, SPEEDY CREED VINEYARD AND 2009 "mbf" ZINFANDEL, PEROTTI VINEYARD.
Mutt Lynch Holiday Open House/Lost Our Lease/Inventory Blowout - Thank you for raising a glass, helping us celebrate the holidays and doing your part to clear out our inventory. It was a great send off for the old location! We thank you for your support and can't wait to host you at the new location. Check back in to this page for more information on our move!
Lake Forest Kennel Club Disaster Relief Fundraiser - Mutt Lynch poured and lent an to gather much needed supplies for animals impacted by the recent midwest storms. We also agreed to match all cash donations--got to put your pockets where your paws are!
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The Diamond Ball/Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel - This event benefitted two wonderful charities: Friends of Orange County's Homeless Pets and The Wounded Veterans Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence. A four-course dinner presented by Executive Chef Pedro Conteras featuring wines by Mutt Lynch should have your ordering next year's tickets now!
Halloween Doggie Style at Mutt Lynch Winery - We served all treats and no tricks and the dogs looked fabulous. See you next year!
Wine, Walk & Shop - We made so many new friends this year at this great Truckee event. Everybody had a fabulous time and the beneficiary was the most worthy Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. A great destination event to plan for next year.
Sonoma County Harvest Fair - We came, we saw, we collected the precious metals (medals)! We were delighted to once again join the celebration that is the Sonoma County Harvest Fair. See you next year!
Sonoma Wine Country Weekend/Taste of Sonoma - We came, we saw, we poured! Mutt Lynch is once again delighted to participate in Sonoma Wine Country Weekend/Taste of Sonoma. If for any reason you missed this event you need to get it on your calendar for 2014. Named one of the “10 Best Wine and Food Events in the United States” by Celebrated Living magazine.
Long Grove Art and Wine Festival - Our Long Grove Illinois Mutts enjoyed a veritable feast of art and wine. Always a delighted to be a featured at this great event.
Bay Area Accounting Professionals Mixer - This was fascinating and all the accounting dogs dug it! Sam Antar I'm still thinking about your talk...Next Year?
Wags, Whiskers & Wine - This gala for the Sonoma Humane society was muy caliente! We were delighted to be among the wineries pouring at this event and through our donations to be able to lend an assist to the county's beloved animals. 2014 is calling for you to be there!
Dog Days of Summer at Mutt Lynch - Oh baby did we have a good time supporting the Sonoma Humane Society with our "Hound Lounge." We thank everyone who came out to show their support and to the rest we say "see you next year!"
The Big Dogs of Highland Park & Mutt Lynch Wine Tasting at Norton's - We got our "big dog" pants on got "unleashed" at Norton's Restaurant for a wine tasting to benefit The Puppy Mill Project. Hope to see you at this unique festival next year
Spring 2013 Wine Tasting Benefiting Equality Illinois PAC - Mutt Lynch was proud to particpate in "An Evening in Good Taste" an event to support the Equality Illinois Political Action Committee.
Dog-A-Palooza at Dairydell Canine! - A one-day festival celebrating "all things dog" and impressive pack made for a very fun day and many new Mutt Lynch customers!
Uncorked! A Benefit for Save The Bay - We came, we saw, we poured! Was a beautiful day at Ghirardelli Square. See you next year!
"Yappy Hour" at Empire Boat & RV Storage - We poured some doggone good wines at this "Yappy Hour." The event benefiited The Green Dog Rescue Project. Thanks for your support!
Petchitecture 2013! A Benefit for PAWS - Such style! This event always makes me want to bring my dog/home design to higher levels. We love this gala fundraiser that supports programs and services that help keep people and pets together, ensuring that neither illness nor age ever separates people from the unconditional love of their pets. See you next year!
Winemaker Meet 'N Greet with Brenda Lynch at Wilbur's Total Beverage - Thank you Wilbur's Total Beverage and the "Mutts" of Ft. Collins, CO for coming out to meet us and supporting the most worthy Ft. Collins Veterinary Emergency & Rehabilitation Hospital. Hope to see you again soon!
Winemaker Dinner at Greenfire Marketplace Restaurant/Benefit for Noah's Ark Animal Sancturay - Fabulous wines and 5-course meal by Chef Phillipe of Greenfire Marketplace benefitting NAAS. Yum!
Winnebago County Animal Shelter "A Barking Good Wine Tasting"- A great event and a great cause. A pawesome good time!
American Animal Rescue Society Fundraiser & Charity Wine Tasting - Vino 100 Chicago and Mutt Lynch rocked it on behalf of the American Animal Rescue Society. If you missed the event, please learn more and support this organization.
March 1-3 and March 8-10
Mutt Lynch Wag & Bag Barrel Tastings - Wow you missed it! Two of the most exciting weekends of the year with barrel tastes of the best wine on the planet and huge discounts on our “futures.” See you in 2014!
Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe 5th Annual Black Tie & Tails Gala - We walked the red carpet and got our dog on! Although the event is over we want you to continue to support this great organization. Now time to get the tuxedo and ball gown ready for next year!
2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Publict Tasting -You missed it! This was the 13th year of showcasing some mighty fine wine. The Public Tasting had thousands of patrons sampling great wine and fabulous food. Will next year be your year to attend this fabulous event?
4th Annual Paws For Love Gala - It was an evening of fun, food, fine wine, and Valentine memories to cherish. All proceeds benefitted homeless and abused animals. We hope to see you next year.
December 8, 2012
Mutt Lynch Holiday Shop Til You Drop - forget about the mall, we had a gift for everyone on your holiday gifting giving list. And... how much more fun to wine taste as you're shopping? Our holiday motto--"Ho, Woof, Ho!" We'll see who's on Santa's "naughty list" next year!
November 15, 2012
The Red Lion Lincoln Square (Chicago) - was proud to highlight Mutt Lynch Winery Wines with enticing food pairings from their kitchen. The event brought the best Mutt Lynch reserve wines from CA to Chicago. Perhaps wil see you next year?
October 27, 2012
A Thoughtful Harvest--The Eastside Bunch gathered to celebrate the harvest of 2012 and support a great Sonoma County organization--Food For Thought!
October 13, 2012
Mutt Lynch Dog Days of Harvest--The beneficiary of this event was the most worthy Green Dog Rescue Project. A dog-awesome event for sure!
October 6 & 7, 2012
Sonoma County Harvest Fair - This was one of the year's best opportunities to taste our great wine. Catch you next time.
September 29, 2012
Kibbles & Bids Vintage Gold - This benefit for Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary,had something for everyone--wine, craft beers, gourmet food, live music, silent auction and...a wall of wine! Check it out next year.
September 23, 2012
BrightHaven Open House - Mutt Lynch was proud to support BrighHaven a unique and progressive animal care organization which provides sanctuary to animals requiring specialized treatment and elder care. Didn't make it? Check them out: www.brighthaven.org
September, 15, 2012
2012 Woofstock/Music Festival & Adopt-a-thon - We got our groove on and supported the efforts of the Marin Humane Society. Didn't make it? Save the bell bottoms and paisely for next year!
Bone Appetit A Celebration of Great Pairings - Mutt Lynch was happy to lend an assist to Canine Companions for Independence in their efforts to continue to provide highly-trained assistance dogs free of charge to children, adults and veterans with disabilities. Please consider supporting this most worthy organization.
August 31 to Sept 2, 2012
Taste of Sonoma/Sonoma Wine Country Weekend - We really rocked Labor Day Weekend in true Sonoma Wine Country Style! Mutt Lynch was a proud participant in the 33rd annual Taste of Sonoma held once again at the fabulous MacMurray Ranch. With more than 170 wineries pouring thousands of wines and over 60 local chefs whipping up divine food pairings, Taste of Sonoma offers a once in a lifetime experience to savor the best of Sonoma County wines and cuisine. If you missed us this year, you should start making plans for 2013!
Naperville Wine Festival - Mutt Lynch and Peterson Spirits & Fine Wines put on the dog at this festival. Thanks to all our old and new Chicago-area friends who came out to meets us!
August 4, 2012
Eastside Winery Regatta set sail. Too bad you missed it!
July 28, 2012
Eastside Bunch Event held at Mutt Lynch Winery from 11am to 4 pm... Mark this date in your calendar for a day of wine tasting and tasty treats. More info to come
June 23, 2012
Barkus Open House! The time is now! Our grape dogs (some may say gods) have delivered and we have some fantastic wine to share with you, our most valued club members
January 6, 2012
Mutt Lynch Winery's 2009 Out of Reach Muttitage Red Wine takes Sweepstakes Award at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition! That was just one of the SEVEN awards that the Mutts fetched at the "Largest Competition of American Wines in the World." More Info
August 6, 2011
Don't miss out on the best Dog Celebration in the world, ok, the country, alright, California - in the North Bay! Join us and seven other local wineries for our 7th Annual Dog Days of Summer Open House. You'd be barking mad to miss it. More Info
May 25, 2011
And the Winner of our 2011 Dog Art Wine Label Contest is... Out of Reach by Nancy Schutt.
We have deemed our 2011 Dog Art Today • Mutt Lynch Winery Dog Art Wine Label Contest a HOWLING SUCCESS with 101 doggone good entries received and over 6,000 votes cast. And the envelope please.... Nancy Schutt's Out of Reach is this year's top dog painting!
March 17, 2011
Our 2011 Dog Art Wine Label Contest is Underway!!
Dog Art Today and Mutt Lynch Winery have partnered for the third year running to host the 2011 Dog Art Wine Label Contest. The prior two years' winners were smashing successes (wine & labels) - LeeRoy Out Loud and Rusty. Who will be this year's winner? Submit your artwork or vote.
June 09, 2010
And the Winner of the 2010 Dog Art Wine Label Contest is... RUSTY by Kimberly Kelly Santini
We have deemed our 2010 Dog Art Wine Label Contest a SMASHING SUCCESS! 77 entries were received, over 16,000 votes were cast, an awesome top ten entries were selected, and the winner is... RUSTY!
June 01, 2010
Winewriter Dan Berger calls Mutt Lynch a PEDIGREE BRAND... We like that!
Our lunch with winewriter Dan Berger was a smashing success! He loved Brenda's winemaking style and rated 3 of our wines as EXCEPTIONAL!!!
May 01, 2010
May - Shawsheen Village Liquors
There are many "heros" in our business; folks that support local animal shelters and help raise badly needed funds for the animals. We simply love it when it involves Mutt Lynch wines. This month's "hero" is Shawsheen Village Liquors in Andover MA!!
April 05, 2010
2010 National Womens Wine Competition
Brenda Rocks!! The results are just in for the 2010 National Womens Wine Competition and Mutt Lynch has garnered 2 GOLD MEDALS and 12 medals in total!!
March 31, 2010
Chris' Seattle Swing Raises Over $3,000!!
Chris has just returned from his latest swing through Seattle. The best part... helping raise over $3,000 for three local animal rescue organizations!
March 29, 2010
Beast of the Bay Awards 2010 - Mutt Lynch Winery Voted Most DOG FRIENDLY WINERY... Again!
It's official! We have just been voted the most DOG FRIENDLY WINERY for the second year in a row by Bay Woof in San Francisco!
March 15, 2010
Dog Art Today - Mutt Lynch Winery Dog Art Wine Label Contest!!
Dog Art Today and Mutt Lynch Winery's 2nd Annual Dog Art Wine Label Contest is off and running. The contest runs through May - submit your art, vote online! Then join us at our Dog Days of Summer for the unveiling of the new label and wine!!
February 16, 2010
Patch's First Black Tie Affair!
Patch attended his first ever black tie affair on Saturday for the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe Black Tie & Tails Gala - at the Ritz Carlton!!!
January 31, 2010
2009 - A Doggone Good Year!
We try to help out whenever and wherever we can – with donations of our wine, time and contributions. We are pleased to report that 2009 was a Doggone Good Year!!
January 30, 2010
A K-9 First for Mutt Lynch Winery
Over the course of the year, we support many worthy causes. Just in from Lakeville, MN - our wines helped raise funds for their local K9 police rescue dog!
November 05, 2009
A Whirlwind & Worthwhile Trip!!!
Chris is just back from a whirlwind trip to the Southeast and East Coast... 8 states in 4 weeks! His favorite part... helping raise funds for local animal shelters!
August 18, 2009
Dog Days of Summer a Smashing Success!
Our Dog Days of Summer was a wonderful weekend for dogs and humans both - sniffing, tasting and donations (in no particular order) were the highlights. Read More!
August 01, 2009
Gold, Gold and More Gold in 2009 !!!
We've just received the results from our major summer wine competitions and... drum roll please ... we've struck GOLD again and again and again!
April 30, 2009
Mutt Lynch Winery & Dog Art Today Partner on a Dog-Awesome New Wine
Mutt Lynch Winery and Dog Art Today, a very, very cool "dog art" blog, have partnered for something truly dog-awesome: a dog art contest for a new wine label!! Spread the word to your "dog art" artist friends!!
April 30, 2009
Healdsburg Animal Shelter Imagine the Pawsabilities 2009
Mutt Lynch Winery is happy to help publicize the Healdsburg Animal Shelter's "Imagine the Pawsabilities 2009" fundraiser. We'll be there with auction paddles raised!
February 19, 2009
One of The West's 10 Most Ultimutt Wineries... & San Francisco Bay Area's Best Dog-Friendly Winery!
Mutt Lynch is excited to be among City Dog Magazine's 10 Most ULTIMUTT Wineries!! And ... equally excited to be San Francisco Bay Woof's Beast of the Bay Award Winner as BEST DOG-FRIENDLY WINERY!!
January 13, 2009
More GOLD MEDALS... Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun!!
Results from the 2009 San Francisco Wine Competition are in... and Mutt Lynch will double your pleasure with its TWO GOLD MEDALS!!
November 18, 2008
HoHoHo Holiday Greetings from The Lynch's
Vintage 2008 is over, our wines are tucked safely away in barrel and we are getting ready for the holiday season. Brenda, Chris, Katie, Porter and Patch wish you a very Happy Holidays!!
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2017 Sonoma County Harvest Fair--Double Gold!
Our "hellishly" good 2014 HellHound Red took home a double gold in the Bordeaux Blend category. Don't
miss out on your chance to get your hands on this delicious wine. Purchase now!
Bay Woof Magazine Names Mutt Lynch 2016 Beast of The Bay Winner - Dog Friendliest Winery
Multiple wins never get old especially when voted on by readers. Thank you!
Wine Buzz Magazine Names Mutt Lynch One of the Most Pet-Friendly Pours
2015 Orange County Fair--Gold, Silver, Bronze!
2012 mbf Petite Sirah, Perotti Vineyard-Gold, 2012 mbf Chardonnay-Silver, 2012 mbf Primitivo, Speedy Creek Vineyard-Silver,2012 mbf Zinfandel, Perotti Vineyard-Silver, 2012 mbf Charbono, Frediani Vineyard-Bronze. Howlingly good show!
2014 Sonoma County Harvest Fair--Double Gold, Silver, Bronze!
Our 2011 mbf Petite Sirah, Perotti Vineyard was awarded a Double Gold. Over 1,000 wines entered this year and we're thrilled! Our 2012 mbf Primitivo, Speedy Creek Vineyard was awarded a Silver Medal and our newest release--2012 HellHound Red was awarded a Bronze Medal. Can you dig it?
2014 Forbes Magazine Coolest Wine Labels--mbf Primitivo, Unleashed Chardonnay, "Rusty" Muttitage
Was there ever any doubt that we have the coolest labels? Well now it's official--singled out by Forbes Magazine no less. We think it's high time that these wines and labels graced your table!
2014 SF Chronicle Wine Competition Lauds Mutt Lynch Winery--Double Gold & Two Bronze Medals
We're starting to need a vault! Just announced, our Double Gold win for our 2009 "mbf" Petite Sirah, Perotti Vineyard and Bronze Medals each for our 2009 "mbf" Zinfandel, Perotti Vineyard and 2011 "mbf" Primitivo, Speedy Creek Vineyard.
Dream of a Leash-Free World!
Brenda, Chris & Violet