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Beekeeping Workshop with Honey and Wine Tasting for One, Two, or Four from Gerard'Z Honeybees (Up to 72% Off)

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The workshop demystifies beekeeping and gives guests a taste of local monofloral honeys such as star thistle and wildflower

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Irina
1 ratings1 reviews
November 14, 2021
Great experience! Ed is very knowledgeable and passionate about the bees. Workshop was helpful for people who wanted to get into beekeeping and fun for people who got there for wine tasting and honey (like us).
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Dawntop reviewer helpful reviewer
34 ratings16 reviews
September 20, 2021
Lovely experience and class in Livermore location. You get to learn about bees, the winery and taste wine, and taste honey. It's a great activity, and my niece enjoyed seeing the bees up close, tucked safely behind a glass viewing frame.
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Janatop reviewer helpful reviewer
41 ratings37 reviews
August 23, 2021
Best best best class. Sign up today.
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Jeanne
5 ratings4 reviews
December 17, 2019
Great fun! And educational!
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Paloma
3 ratings2 reviews
June 19, 2019
It's such a wonderful class. You get to learn about bees, have wine, and taste honey. It's a great activity.
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Agathahelpful reviewer
9 ratings3 reviews3 photos
March 28, 2019
It was such a wonderful experience. I went with my boyfriend at the livermore one. It was extremely educational and the honey were amazing. They still worked with me even if my groupon has expired! Will definitely come back once we have our own house and start bee keeping!
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kemikotop reviewer
20 ratings16 reviews
February 28, 2019
My friend and I had a great time, we learned so much and the honey was delicious!
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Loralea
1 ratings1 reviews
October 30, 2018
Very informative and fun time!! Delicious honey!
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About This Deal

Much like silk, honey comes from an insect and makes for an attention-grabbing evening gown. Make a delicious statement with this voucher.

  • Two-Hour Intro to Beekeeping Workshop with a One-Hour Honey and Wine Tasting for One, Two, or Four People

During two-hour workshops, attendees witness the basics of beekeeping, learn how to build a honeycomb foundation and hive, and observe a live bee colony housed in see-through hives to prevent stinging. Beekeepers also illuminate guests on the processes of honey production, pollen storage, and wax building. The experience transforms from a class to a tasting for the final hour, when students are invited to sample wildly different monofloral honeys from specific locales or plants, such as star thistle, wildflower, and black sage. Then visitors aged 21 and older will visit the wine-tasting room to sample wines from the tasting menu for that day, which includes red and white varieties. View the workshop schedule here.

Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Must be 7 or older. Reservation required. Must provide 21+ ID to receive alcoholic beverages. Must sign waiver. Younger than 17 must be accompanied by guardian. Not valid at Black Stallion Estate Winery until 2/17/19. Limit 3 per person. May be repurchased every 30 days. Limit 1 per visit. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Gerard'Z Honeybees

More than a century ago, an industrious farmer named Gerard enlisted the help of bees to pollinate his family estate farm. Inadvertently, the buzzing insects fertilized a new passion for Gerard, one that would become a family tradition. Four generations later, Gerard’Z Honeybees' bustling hives create more than a dozen local and monofloral honey varietals, from such plants as star thistle, orange blossoms, and avocado blossoms. Because the honey is completely raw and natural, they maintain the micro-nutritious qualities often left out of industrial varieties, and they may help allergy sufferers to acclimate to their local pollen varieties. Gerard’Z Honeybees holds year-round beekeeping workshops and honey tasting seminars at local wineries, nurseries, and farmers’ markets throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley. During the classes and tastings, bee experts demystify the process of maintaining a hive, and people get the chance to taste the difference between clover honey, buckwheat honey, black sage honey, and avocado honey. Gerard’Z Honeybees also helps to maintain the delicate honeybee population by finding homes for wild swarms or colonies that have built hives in unwanted places and might otherwise fall prey to exterminators.