Events

CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: October 24th, 2014
Livermore Halloween What wine would Frankenstein drink? Why, Franc, of course. In honor of the approaching holiday of ghastly ghouls and costumed fools, trick or treaters and marshmallow pumpkin eaters, the fun folks at Swirl in Livermore decided to concoct a special treat for local wine lovers. They’d like to invite you and your merry band of
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: August 14th, 2014
Santa Clara Wine Trail Santa Clara Valley’s 20-plus wineries will soon benefit from the visibility of a new signage program directing visitors throughout one of the state’s oldest viticultural regions. Earlier this year, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to adopt the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail Route. It will feature 70-plus directional signs bearing the logo of the Wineries of Santa Clara Valley that
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: August 13th, 2014
Virtual Vintner Chardonnay or Pinot Noir_300dpi La Crema Winery  launched Virtual Vintner™, a digital experience that engages consumers in an interactive program resulting in a unique, crowd-created La Crema wine. Affording participants an intimate and hands-on invitation behind the scenes of an artisan winery, Virtual Vintner™ provides an opportunity to embark on a “choose your own adventure”-style winemaking journey, learning about
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: August 13th, 2014
Wine Tasting Wines of Danger: Sabrine Rodems Keeps Some Wicked Company Starting your own wine brand is a bit like diving full clothed and blindfolded into a pool of unknown depth. It’s not just scary, it’s incredibly risky, even if you already sort of know what you’re doing. Ask Sabrine Rodems (Wrath, San Saba) what it’s like
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: August 1st, 2014
Photo Credit: Steven F. Kelly For more than 30 years, people have gathered in historic Livermore Valley wine country over Labor Day Weekend to enjoy the fruit of the vines. Like a fine wine, the Harvest Wine Celebration has evolved over time and there are more changes planned for the 2014 vintage.  Surveys and analysis of previous celebrations show that
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: July 25th, 2014
wow wine festival 3 West of West “WOW” Wine Festival, Aug 1-3, 2014 held at The Barlow in Sebastopol. A weekend of winemaker dinners, unique seminars, a premiere tasting with acclaimed producers and a closing dinner featuring San Francisco’s hottest chefs and James Beard award winners and nominees from Bar Tartine, Rich Table and Statebird Provisions. The West Sonoma