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

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

Enjoy a Romantic Weekend at the Iris Inn and Veritas Valentine’s Day Winemaker’s Dinner

Must, bid the Morn awake! Sad Winter now declines, Each bird doth choose a mate; This day’s Saint Valentine’s. For that good bishop’s sake Get up and let us see What beauty it shall be That Fortune us assigns. –Michael … Continue reading