Here at Regale we take great pride in our goal of helping corporate clients not only have an amazing time in a gorgeous locale while they are onsite, but also encourage the focus on leaving with a stronger sense of community and pride in their company and team! Our diverse range of team-building activities offer something for everyone- from new teams looking for an icebreaker to competitive coworkers looking for bragging rights.
Aroma Discovery: Discover aromas in our Regale wines, learning to describe wine as the winemaker does. Learn how to explain what you are smelling in the wine by identifying real-life aromas of fruits, flowers and other materials in comparison with our Regale bottlings.
Blind Tasting: Test your knowledge of different varietals and growing regions under the guidance of one of our wine specialists. Work together in small groups or individually to identify the mystery wines using three basic senses – taste, smell, and sight. Each member of the winning team will receive a member area tasting pass for two!
Champagne Sabering: Learn a new a party trick from Regale’s seasoned wine professionals- how to extravagantly open a bottle of sparkling wine using a Champagne Saber, in our case a blunt designer version specially crafted for popping corks in style. The saber is slid along the body of the bottle to break the entire neck away from the bottle, leaving only the base of the bottle open and ready to enjoy. Your guests can watch and learn, or join in on the fun as they don safety googles, gloves, and a brave face!
Cork Engineering: In this high tech world get back to basics with this low tech form of fun! Teams will be given a set supply of corks and rubber bands and will set out to build the tallest cork tower possible.
Wood-Fired Pizza Making Competition: Put your culinary creativity to the test with this team building activity facilitated by our wood-fired pizza specialists. Teams will be assembled and set at stations with a variety of toppings and sauces to construct what you believe to be the best pizza.
Sports Package: Your guests can entertain themselves with a variety of different physical activities, from croquet and bocce ball to foosball and ping pong. With an in-house bocce ball court, badminton court, foosball table, two ping pong tables and two croquet sets you can even set up a tournament for your guests to throw down a little healthy competition amongst each other! Our rainy day back-up option includes an indoor set up of two ping –pong tables, one foosball table and an assortment of classic games such as chess, dominos, backgammon, dice, playing cards & poker chips.
Wine 101 with Wine Jeopardy: Learn the basic fundamentals of wine tasting from a Regale wine specialist. You’ll be taught a basic understanding of wine terminology, where wine comes from, and how to taste. Then test your listening skills with a wine focused rendition of America’s favorite quiz show.
Wine Blending: Try your hand as a winemaker for a day. Work in teams to develop the winning Bordeaux style blend from traditional varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Use beakers and graduated cylinders to measure the components of your concoction, tasting the myriad options as you work.
Wine Flight, Missing Sight Scavenger Hunt: Sighted leaders must coach and anticipate the needs of their blindfolded cohort as they navigate the Regale gardens and villa in search of tools to open and serve a bottle of wine. Each member of the team will give up their sight, then play the role of leader in this communication-building scavenger hunt.
Wine Stomping: While learning to stomp wine in the traditional fashion, gain a new appreciation for winemaking and the lengths our ancestors went to in creating this desirable beverage. Work as a team to stomp your way to victory in a race to produce the most grape juice, using only your bare feet! Feel the rush of grapes squeezing out from between your toes as you begin to understand this time honored tradition.
We also partner with amazing companies to host Casino Nights, Painting Parties, Culinary Chef Competitions and anything else you can dream of!
All of this, and amazing wine in a gorgeous venue- what more could you ask for?