Events

CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: February 6th, 2016
ZAP Zinfandel Zinfandel Advocates & Producers (ZAP) is setting the stage for the Silver Anniversary of Zinfandel Experience 2016, affectionately known as ZinEx. This highly anticipated, annual three-day extravaganza of tastings features illustrious culinary partners, seminars, and once-in-a-lifetime winemaker dinners. With a special nod to its quarter century status as the educational resource behind “America’s Heritage Grape,”
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: January 8th, 2016
San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition The results are in for the largest competition of American wines in the world! The 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition received 7,162 entries this year.
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: December 10th, 2015
The Taste Awards Wine OH TV They like me, they really like me! I just found out Wine Oh TV is a finalist for THREE The TASTE AWARDS: Best Drink or Beverage Program: Web, Best Single Topic Series, and Best City or Regional Program. The TASTE AWARDS are the highest awards for the Lifestyle Entertainment Broadcast Industry. I had no idea
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: December 9th, 2015
Menlo Park Holiday Shopping Wine Shopping in a cool downtown environment like Menlo Park could be ideal for the holidays, especially if you have some excellent wines to accompany your quest. With the backdrop of an intriguing strip of good restaurants and quite a variety of superior shops, the SCMWA’s first Taste of The Mountains in Menlo Park kicked off
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: September 12th, 2015
Livermore Harvest Festival 2015: Taste New & Classic Wines Livermore Harvest Festival 2015: Taste New & Classic Wines By: Laura Ness For once, I veered away from the crowded centers of communal conviviality, and visited some of the “farther out” wineries in the region for this annual harvest ritual in the Livermore Valley. First stop was brand new Dante Robere, on Wetmore. It’s a
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: July 8th, 2015
Annual Wine Road Barrel Tasting Weekend Always a Blast Annual Wine Road Barrel Tasting Weekend Always a Blast: By Deb Robbins On a bright day in March my husband, Peter, and I headed up to the Russian River Valley for the 36th Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend(s). This annual event, coordinated by the Wine Road, offers the opportunity to taste barrel samples from over 100