October 4, 2022

Rusack Vineyards in Ballard Canyon debuts new tasting space layout | Valley Lifestyle

Santa Ynez Valley’s Rusack Vineyards unveiled its renovated tasting home, Canyon Terrace, to the general public on Feb. 18. 

The Ballard Canyon home, which was compelled to near throughout the initial pandemic shutdown, utilised the time to retool its tasting space principle and rethink the full visitor expertise, in accordance to Steve Gerbac, general manager and winemaker.

“While the pandemic has been incredibly demanding for our marketplace and closing our doors to the public wasn’t simple, we can’t enable but come to feel self-assured in our conclusion to use the previous 12 months and a half’s ongoing shutdowns in this sort of a productive way,” he claimed.

With the the latest renovations, guests to the assets will wander through a new entryway the place they will be greeted with a splash of a seasonal property-crafted wine. As soon as seated, attendees will be presented a customizable tasting menu, which will incorporate an extended range of by-the-glass choices, bottle possibilities and specially curated tasting flights.


The new notion will provide attendees an chance to tailor their tasting knowledge to their wished-for choice, a organization spokeswoman reported, noting that cheese and charcuterie boards also will be accessible for buy with progress discover.

“Rusack has always been an inviting, off-the-beaten-path spot for locals and people and, now, immediately after using the time to enrich each and every facet of our visitor experience, we are thrilled to come back again stronger than ever,” Gerbac stated.

Visits to Rusack Vineyards are by appointment only and include things like tableside service. 

For extra data and to e book a reservation, pay a visit to www.exploretock.com/rusackvineyards.

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Rusack Winery in Ballard Canyon options an outdoor patio for patrons that overlooks the bucolic Santa Ynez Valley property.

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