Located on the island of Nantucket, this boutique experience of world class wines and award winning food will forever change you. Over the past 21 years, the Nantucket Wine & Food Festival has become one of the most celebrated wine and food events in the country.
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The Paul Hobbs Entourage
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Great Harbor Yacht Club
96 Washington Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Vintner Paul Hobbs has incredible skill and talent for discovering and cultivating unique vineyards that have a rich history and a bright future. He fell in love with Sonoma, then Argentina and has been a pioneer in developing these regions. Join his brother and ambassador, Matt Hobbs, for a tasting of select wines from California, Argentina, France, and Armenia. The wines are all strong in character and diverse, yet all have a common thread, a refined elegance that is….Paul Hobbs.
Featured wines are from the following wineries: Paul Hobbs Winery – Sonoma, CA ; CrossBarn Winery – Sonoma, CA ; Viña Cobos – Mendoza, AR, ; Crocus – Cahors, FR, ; Yacoubian-Hobbs – Armenia
Featured wines include:
- Paul Hobbs Winery - Yacoubian-Hobbs White 2014
- Paul Hobbs Winery - Katherine Lindsay Estate Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2014
- Paul Hobbs Winery - Crocus Malbec de Cahors 2011
- Paul Hobbs Winery - Yacoubian-Hobbs Red 2014
- Viña Cobos - Bramare Marchiori Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Matt Hobbs, Partner & National Sales Manager, Paul Hobbs Wines
Matt Hobbs is National Sales Manager and a partner in Paul Hobbs Wines, which is located in Sebastopol, California and produces the “Paul Hobbs” and “CrossBarn by Paul Hobbs” wines. One of Paul Hobbs’s ten siblings, Matt has worked with Paul for most of the last twelve years. For six of those years, he was general manager of the winery. He is currently responsible for managing the winery’s sales in the United States and the Caribbean.
From 2007-2009 Matt lived in Mendoza, Argentina where he worked as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for The Vines of Mendoza, a premier vineyard development and hospitality company. Upon returning to the U.S. and before rejoining Paul Hobbs Wines in 2011, Matt was General Manager of Epoch Estate Wines in Paso Robles, California which is a producer of ultra-premium Rhone-variety wines.