Wine 101-401

    Our Wine Weekends will be back for 2018, and we’re pleased to announce the dates for Wine 101, Wine 201, and Wine 301. You can expect the same fun and education as our 2016 weekends…plus some additional fun! … Continue reading

Wine 101, 201, and 301 Recap

We are all about the wine here at the Iris Inn.  It’s why we have daily wine hour for our guests and why all packages are Sip & Somethings.  It’s also why we LOVE our Wine 101, Wine 201, and … Continue reading

The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Gift

Valentine’s Day can be difficult.  It seems like pressure to say “I love you” to your partner while simultaneously taking their breath away, making all your friends jealous, and outdoing every past Valentine’s Day, grows heavier each year.   If you … Continue reading

New Year’s Eve Recap

Every New Year’s Eve one of our favorite local wineries, Veritas Vineyard and Winery, puts on a Masked Ball in their expansive Saddleback Hall.  Guests from all over come to the event, decked out in their formal attire and donning … Continue reading

Activities for Your 3 Day Weekend

As short winter days gradually lengthen, office workers all across the nation are antsy for more sunshine.  While we still have a while to wait for the return of warm weather, we are all blessed with a few 3 day … Continue reading

Veritas Vineyards and Winery Christmas Caroling Party

If you’ve come to stay with us, or simply checked out our website, you may have noticed a trend. We are all about the wine, particularly wine from local vineyards. I love Veritas Vineyards and Winery.  With a high caliber … Continue reading

5 Fun End of Summer Activities Near the Iris Inn

Back-to-School season has hit, which means that soon enough, the days will grow shorter, the summer heat will lessen, and the leaves will start changes, shifting from the carefree dog days of summer to the cozy chill of autumn. But … Continue reading