Wine Country

CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: April 15th, 2014
Water Witch Marc Mondavi Winemaker Uses Higher Powers to Find Underground Water You don’t need to believe in magic to know that wine country has been thirsty for a water miracle during this difficult dry year. Throughout the drought we have seen rain dances, prayers and now witches are coming to the rescue. The Napa Valley has a secret
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: March 27th, 2014
California Drought California Drought: Grape Expectations A little over two months ago Governor Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency for the state of California. California’s rain totals are still nowhere near normal and it’s going to take several serious drenching’s to put a dent in the drought. The dry spell has certainly been on the minds of
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: March 19th, 2014
Premiere Napa Valley 2014 2012 The Enchanted Napa Valley Vintage The country’s most sought after wine region lived up to its legacy when hungry wine enthusiasts converged on the Napa Valley for the record breaking 2014 Premiere Napa Valley Barrel Auction. The wine auction brought in close to twice as much money as it did last year raising $5.896
CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: February 27th, 2014
Napa Valley Wine Scarecrow When I interviewed winemaker Celia Welch at this year’s Premiere Napa Valley she told me her Scarecrow Wine “has a little magic in it” (video to come later). I don’t think even she knew at that point just how magical her Premiere Napa Valley lot really was. The Napa Valley Vintners’ 18th annual Premiere Napa
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: January 29th, 2014
How to tell if a wine is bad Wine Tasting Tips with MS Tim Gaiser: How to tell if a wine is bad Ever open up a bottle of wine and wonder why it has that not so fresh feeling? Ever served a bottle of wine to your family and friends that you probably should have ditched down the drain? Well we sat
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: January 10th, 2014
Bordeaux, Bordeaux Wine, Red Wine, Wine Tasting, Merlot, St. Emilion The Best of Bordeaux Wine for Under $50 Bucks Many people think of Bordeaux wine as out of reach. At a recent wine tasting of the Merlot driven red wine appellation of Saint-Émilion, I learned the wines from the Bordeaux’s Right Bank are elegant, balanced, and pleasing on the palate and the pocketbook. Over 30