Julie Balistreri

Balistreri family members John, Julie, and Ray stopped by KUVO recently to discuss how they became a family operation spanning many generations, the inner workings of their facilities, the impact that Live at the Vineyards has made on Balistreri Vineyards, how Live at the Vineyards got started, and more. 

Balistreri Vineyards

North Denver's winery Balistreri Vineyards hosts the 9th Annual KUVO signature event, the New Orleans Rhythm Revue on Saturday, August 9.  Julie Balistreri thinks it's a great opportunity to introduce people to their vintage labels, made from Colorado grapes! "You'll be able to taste over 15 different wines at the KUVO event," said Julie.   Again in 2014, there will be some special "jazz label" wines, named for the featured performers Donald Harrison Jr., Henry Butler, Leo Nocentelli, and Sarah Vaughan.   "A Sangiovese, a Merlot, a Cabernet Sauvignon and a Syrah.