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Wine & SCU Winemaking Families: Sharing the Fruits of Their Labors

The real roots of California wine-making are based at Santa Clara University, in which Santa Clara's extensive alumni list of great wine-making families is very impressive. In this program, meet the Franzia family, prominent SCU alumni winemakers (Bronco Winery). They will present their experiences in the wine industry - current and historical. Tastings and evaluation of their wines will be incorporated in the session, led by a certified sommelier.
Program Objectives:

  • Discuss the history of wine and its impact on today's wine culture.
  • Learn the fine elements of wines and wine-tasting and contrast various wine characteristics through wine-tasting exercises.
  • Meet the Franzias and learn about their wines and their experiences in the wine industry.

Bronco Winery with the Franzia Family
March 4, 2010
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Program fee: $55
Benson Memorial Center - Parlors B & C

For more information and to register for this event click here or contact the Executive Development Center at or call 408-554-4521.
Sponsored by the Executive Development Center
Co-sponsored by the Food and Agribusiness Institute

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