SkyMiles Experiences®


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This Wine Collection & Virtual Experience with Jill Russell of Cambria Estate Winery includes:

  • Access for one (1) household to enjoy an exclusive virtual wine tasting experience led by Winemaker Jill Russell*
    • This is an intimate Zoom Video Conference for SkyMiles Experiences, and will only include up to ten (10) total SkyMiles members and their households
    • The actual date of this experience will be scheduled after the auction ends and will be determined once all Delta members have received their wine shipment
  • One (1) future reservation for two (2) guests to attend a VIP winery visit at Cambria Estate Winery in Santa Barbara County, CA valid through December 2022
  • One (1) package of twelve (12) bottles of wine from Cambria Estate Winery to be used during the virtual wine tasting experience*. All wines are certified sustainable, single-vineyard estate bottlings (valued at $700).
    • Three (3) bottles 2018 Cambria Katherine's Vineyard Chardonnay
      • 92 Points, Wine Spectator, Kim Marcus, March 2020
    • Three (3) bottles 2017 Cambria Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir
      • 94 Points & Editors' Choice, Wine Enthusiast, Matt Kettmann, June 2020
    • Two (2) bottles 2015 Barbara's Signature Collection Clone 667 Pinot Noir
      • 93 Points,, Jeb Dunnuck, October 2018
    • Two (2) bottles of 2015 Katherine's Vineyard Signature Collection Chardonnay
      • 91 Points,, Jeb Dunnuck, October 2018
    • Two (2) bottles of 2015 Julia's Vineyard Signature Collection Pinot Noir
      • 92+ Points,, Jeb Dunnuck October 2018

*Please note state shipping restrictions listed here. Winning bidder must confirm ability to receive this shipment prior to bidding.

This is your chance to receive a case of twelve (12) wines from Cambria Estate Winery in Santa Barbara County and interactively taste with Jill Russell during an intimate virtual tasting. Delta SkyMiles members can join in from the comfort of their home and enjoy this exclusive opportunity to get to know the wines of Cambria and the story of the certified sustainable, female-owned and operated winery.

With her spirit and passion, Cambria winemaker Jill Russell has been collaborating with the vineyard and winemaking teams, learning the nuances of the land, and honing her ability to showcase the fruit from the Cambria Estate that speak to the Santa Maria Valley terroir. Jill's Chardonnay was awarded one of Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines of the Year in 2019 which was selected from tens of thousands of wines from throughout the world.

For more information on Cambria Estate Winery, click here.

Get to know Jill Russell, click here.

*This SkyMiles Experience requires that the winning bidder has satisfactory internet connection and a suitable device (phone, laptop, tablet) that supports Zoom Video Conferencing program via their internet browser or downloaded app on their selected device with the ability to stream audio and video in order to participate. The winning bidder and their guests will only be permitted to participate in this SkyMiles experience on one (1) device per package. The winning bidder is permitted to gift this experience and the same terms of one (1) device permitted per household will still apply. This virtual SkyMiles experience will be shared with up to ten (10) total Delta SkyMiles winners and their households and is not a private wine tasting experience. The virtual wine tasting experience with Jill Russell will last approximately 45 minutes in total, does not allow transfer of dates once the final date is determined after the auction ends. The conversation and questions between guests and Jill Russell will be moderated and guests will be muted during certain aspects of the virtual experience.

Attending video conference guests need to confirm they have all digital necessary components to participate in this experience, including installing Zoom or an alternative video streaming program as directed by Delta, prior to the experience. The exact date of the experience will be scheduled after the auction ends and is dependent on when all participants receive their wine shipment. The date and time of the virtual experience will be at the discretion of Jill Russell. After the auction ends, a Delta representative will schedule a time and date leading up to the virtual SkyMiles experience to perform a "test" run and confirm the winning bidder and guests are successfully able to log into the video conference and become familiar with the program. Delta is not responsible for any Zoom Video Conference program connections or internet disruptions during the virtual experience and it is highly recommended that participating guests have a basic understanding of using a smartphone, tablet, computer or any other technological devices. The winning bidder agrees that all technology components required for this experience are at the sole responsibility of the winning bidder and in the event the participating guests experience any outages or disruptions, no refunds will be made and a request for a new date will not be accommodated. All representations as to the software, compatibility, and source files are expressly disclaimed. Delta is not responsible for injury or damage to bidder, recipient, or any other person's computer or mobile devices related to or resulting from participating in auction or the package. 

Bidder does not obtain any rights to Cambria Estate Winery likeness or publicity rights and agrees not to sell, license, publish, stream or publicly distribute the wine tasting to media sources, blogs, or other public channels. The winning bidder and members of household participating in the virtual experience will be permitted to take photos and videos of their experience and post to social media.

This experience is not valid to persons under the age of 21. By bidding on this experience, you swear and affirm that you are over the age of 21. By bidding on this experience, you are acknowledging that the person receiving a shipment of alcoholic beverages is over the age of 21. You also agree that any alcohol received from Cambria Estate Winery is intended for personal consumption and not for resale. If you do not agree with these conditions of use please do not bid on this experience. If you intentionally or unintentionally misrepresent your age in order to provide alcohol to a person under the age of 21, Winery will prosecute you fully to the extent allowable by law.  Age verification is required upon delivery. Wine cannot be delivered to visibly intoxicated persons or those who are unable to provide age verification. In such circumstances, your order may be held at the shipping company's local depot or shipped back to the Winery.

By bidding on or winning this experience, the purchaser is representing that he/she is acting in a fashion compliant with his/her local and state laws regarding the purchase, transportation and delivery of wine. The purchaser represents that he/she has obtained any required permission, paid any required fees, is working through properly licensed intermediaries where required, is legally entitled to take possession of wine and is legally entitled to take quantities ordered and once again authorizes that he/she is 21 years of age. Please note shipping restrictions listed here and confirm that you are able to receive this shipment prior to bidding. One case is 12 x 750 mL bottles. Please note the following states do not allow any shipment of alcohol: Utah, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Kentucky, Delaware, Rhode Island, Indiana, and Louisiana. Please note that if the winning bidder resides in any of these states, they will not be receiving the shipment of wine.

If you receive your wine and it has been damaged during shipment, please contact your Delta representative within 3 days of receiving the shipment. Include a description of the damages and include pictures if possible. This information is extremely helpful to Cambria Estate Winery in making sure that the products are packaged and shipped properly. Cambria Estate Winery will arrange for the damaged products to be replaced. 

The Cambria Estate Winery onsite VIP winery visit will be valid through December 2022 and is for two (2) attending guests. Attending guests must be 21+ to enjoy this VIP winery visit. The winning bidder will be able to request future available dates after the auction closes with the vineyard who will confirm date availability. The cost of any supplemental travel related to getting to the vineyard or accommodations are not included in this package and are at the sole responsibility of the winning bidder. In the slim chance the selected reservation date must be canceled or compromised due to an unforeseen vineyard buyout for a special event, the winning bidder will be notified in advance and will be provided with alternate dates to choose from. Any additional purchases separate to this SkyMiles Experiences package is at the sole cost and responsibility of the winning bidder.

Excessive or irresponsible consumption of alcohol may have personal, social or health consequences and is at the sole responsibility of the winning bidder.

Other than those specifically listed above, no additional items or services are included in this package. Subject to all rules, policies, terms and conditions found in the SkyMiles Experiences User Agreement. All bids for SkyMiles Experiences packages are final and no mileage refunds will be made.