Olivia Yu named 2013 Pentair Graduate Fellow

Olivia Yu is a Ph.D. student in Professor Kerri Steenwerth's laboratory. Her research will focus on the impacts of wastewater irrigate on a vineyard's soil aggregate composition. She will receive $40,000 for one year to support this research.


Jess Jackson Sustainable Winery

Opening at the end of May, 2013, the Jess Jackson building fulfills a vision of sustainability that will allow UC Davis and the wine and food industries to reach a new level in conservation of water, energy and natural resources.


Honey and Pollination Center Launches New Website

The Honey and Pollination Center at the Robert Mondavi Institute is excited to announce the launch of its new website, which will contain information about our events, products, news from the world of honey and pollination, as well as ways to get involved.


Robert Mondavi

June 18th, 2013, marked the centennial birthday of Robert Mondavi, whose influence in the world of wine continues today, and without whom California Wine would not be the same. We celebrate his life and legacy.


May 09, 2014

UC Davis Olive Center Sensory Evaluation of Olive Oil Certificate Course

The Sensory Evaluation of Olive Oil will lead participants through tastings of dozens of olive oils from around the world, allowing them to become immersed in the extraordinary attributes of foreign and domestic oils, as well as the defects common to extra virgin olive oil.

May 13, 2014

Rare Vintage Wine Tasting with Darrell Corti: California Wines

Following two sold-out events, this series continues with a discussion led by Darrell Corti, and offers a rare opportunity to taste well-aged wines from some of the world’s greatest producers. The May event will focus on California wines.

The RMI Experience

Stay connected with The Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science through our facebook page. You will find events, images and much more!


RMI News

Announcing our new Friends of the Robert Mondavi Institute Program

Apr 22, 2014

Our successful Friends program offers donors benefits ranging from Robert Mondavi Institute products, to special invitation to and early notification of events, and even access to the exclusive wine tasting series Uncorked at the Mondavi Center.

RMI News

Merry Edwards Lecture and Powerpoint!

Apr 09, 2014

The James Beard Foundation Award winner for Outstanding Wine, Beer or Spirits Professional delivered a lecture o April 8th at the Robert Mondavi Institute.

RMI News

E-News #37, Winter 2014!

Mar 14, 2014

Catch up on everything that's happened at the Robert Mondavi Institute since our previous issue in December.



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