On July 14, La Venta Inn and Made by Meg Catering launched the Summer Sunset Series. In celebration of the anniversary of Palos Verdes Peninsula’s designation a a wine-growing region, Jim York took guests through the history and tasing notes of the beloved vineyard’s signature wines while Made by Meg Catering proudly served perfectly paired artisan charcuterie and cheese delights…
On July 14, the historic La Venta Inn hosted its first community social event and celebration since Made by Meg assumed management of the venue. The Sip & Savor soiree served Catalina View Garden’s award winning Chardonnay and Pinot Noirs. Winery owner Jim York, discussed his vision for the winery and how he became involved in farming on the Peninsula.
Sip delicious wines as you savor tasty bites at the historic La Venta Inn’s Summer Sunset Social Series. Launching today, the first event in the summertime, socials will pair wines from Catalina View Gardens with artisan charcuterie and cheeses from Made by Meg Catering. Additional Summer Sunset Socials include succulent arranging and live painting by a local artist. $75; Thursday 7/14 and Additional Thursdays (8/18, and 9/8), 5:30 – 8:30; 796 Vía Del Monte, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274; 310.373.0123
Beginning with “Sip & Savor” in partnership with Catalina View Gardens, the iconic SoCal landmark will open its doors to the public for a series of three enriching experiences brought to guests by several local businesses. On July 14th, guests will have the opportunity to roam the recently restored halls, learn about the history and tasting notes of Catalina View Gardens’ signature wines directly from Vintner, Jim York, and indulge in perfectly paired bites of cheeses and artisan charcuterie from Made by Meg Catering – all while savoring the quintessential Pacific Ocean views at Golden Hour!
Megan Walker, executive chef of Made By Meg Catering and La Venta Inn in Palos Verdes, Calif., emphasizes the need for quality, no matter the price point. “When you’re camping, you’re out on a limb. You need to be able to rely on your grill or you’ll be eating twigs. Cold, raw twigs,” she says.
In celebration of the 1-year anniversary of Palos Verdes Peninsula’s designation as a wine-growing region sip away the sunset with Catalina View Gardens’ very own Jim York. Jim will take guests through the history and tasting notes of the beloved vineyard’s signature wines while Made by Meg Catering proudly serves perfectly paired artisan charcuterie and cheese delights. Tickets available here.
If you desire to wed in a beautiful place where family and friends can come together in a once-in-a-lifetime type of celebration, then you might be like Jessica and Kevin. Knowing that planning a destination by themselves would be no easy feat, the couple vowed to keep an open mind throughout the process (especially since they’d be saying “I do” in such unprecedented times)…
Nestled on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, California, La Venta Inn is an enchanting and unforgettable wedding venue. This renovated Spanish villa has been hosting happy couples and captivating guests since 1923. Its proximity to the coast offers visitors a picturesque, panoramic view of the Pacific, while its stunning Spanish-inspired architecture creates a unique romantic atmosphere.
Made by Meg is proud to continue the legacy of the historic La Venta Inn nestled in the hills of Palos Verdes Estates. La Venta Inn has enjoyed a full, rich history on the Palos Verdes Peninsula.