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Orfila Fall Festival

Orfila Fall Festival

Saturday, October 19th | Free Admission 11 AM – 3 PM Orfila Vineyards & Winery welcomes guests of all ages to attend our first Fall Festival on Saturday, October 19th from 11 AM – 3 PM. The Fall Festival is free admission to all and will include: Crafts, Family Fun Activities, Live Music, Lawn Games,

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Things to do with Orfila this August!

This August Orfila has an array of events for you to attend in both the Escondido and Oceanside locations. Below, you will find the list of events you can attend with your family and friends! You can purchase tickets in either tasting room, or online at http://shop.orfila.com/.  The first event of the month is Harvest

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Wine & Wings

Wine & Wings

Wine & Wings Saturday | July 20th | 11 AM Join us for a unique experience as Avian Behavioral International comes to Orfila for an exciting and educational interactive adventure with their owls. Come discover the connection between growing food and protecting birds of prey, and come away with the rare experience of being face

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Succulent Workshop

Succulent Workshop

Succulent Workshop – Escondido Monday | July 15th | 4 PM Spend the afternoon at Orfila Vineyards & Winery with friends & family at this fun, social workshop where we’ll provide all the supplies you need to make your very own succulent masterpiece in your favorite wine bottle container. Enjoy a glass of wine while

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Pizza & Wine Pairing

Pizza & Wine Pairing

Pizza & Wine Pairing Wednesday, July 31st | 5 PM | 21+ Orfila Vineyards & Winery is offering a unique pizza & wine pairing experience at our Escondido location. Guests will delight in the flavors of their favorite guilty pleasure while learning the intricacies of how to find balance between the components of food and

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Production Update

We had a lighter than average yield for the 2018 harvest due to some issues outside our control.  There were some really hot heat spikes in June and July, coupled with Santa Ana winds, which caused about 30% of the crop to desiccate.  We also had a very large crop in 2017 which made for

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Orfila Celebrates 25 Years of Business

By Malinda Romine Those whose hands touch a vineyard understand that, although his or her time on the land may be brief, the land itself is timeless.   While their time may be limited to five, ten, twenty, or fifty years, the attraction to own a vineyard and winery is to create something: a name,

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Production Update

Production Update

PRODUCTION UPDATE 2017 brought us a bumper crop on the estate, resulting in good quality fruit and high yields. This, in conjunction with a lot of purchased fruit, resulted in the biggest production season in Orfila history. We are producing all of our usual varietals, with the addition of Grenache from Dry Creek Valley in

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2017 HARVEST UPDATE

2017 HARVEST UPDATE

Viognier Grape Cluster We began harvesting the Orfila Ranch on August 1st, and over the weeks picked, crushed, and fermented 120 tons of fruit from our vineyards. Record high heat pushed our team through a fast harvest, as we hustled to pick the grapes through August and September. We supplemented the Orfila harvest with an additional 185 tons of fruit, bringing...

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