CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: August 15th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Napa Valley Wine The taste of victory was ever so sweet today aboard the SS Jeremiah O’Brien located at San Francisco’s, Pier 45. 50 Napa Valley Vintners poured their wines for an exclusive trade and media tasting during Louis Vuitton Cup Semi-Finals racing aboard the WWII battleship located at Fisherman’s Wharf, the city’s most popular tourist spot. The SS Jeremiah
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: August 15th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
wine oh tv You wouldn’t expect to find a New York based cheesemaker at wine festival in Carmel, but it seems fitting to pair zesty cheeses with acid driven wines like you find in Monterey county. At the Monterey Winegrower’s Annual Winemaker’s Celebration at the Barnyard in Carmel, last Saturday, I was lucky to encounter Yancey’s Fancy Cheeses,
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: August 14th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
IMG_5118 Winemaking 101 with Julie Johnson: Veraison The summer travel season may be in full swing for most folks but for winemakers and grape growers there is no rest for the weary. Now is the time when the grapes start to show their true colors and come to life. On July 26, 2013, I headed back
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: August 13th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
red-wine-rose-10093666 Are you a Petite Sirah fan? Do you know the difference between Syrah and Petite Sirah? If so, the 1,000 producers of this beautiful, dark skinned beauty of a grape want you. They want you to explore the deep dark, deliciousness that is their passion. And, if you are truly a PS devotee, you might
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: August 12th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
wine-composition-7164661 Going Green at the Mendocino Wine Competition: This is the only wine competition I’ve ever judged where we were “paid” in cheese. Not just any cheese, but amazing local sheep and goat cheeses produced by royal Farmstead cheese dairy in Boonville, owned and operated by Sarah Cahn Bennett, the daughter of Ted Bennett and Debra
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: July 27th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
img_2774 Tanya Bello’s Project. B. Contemporary Dance Company returns to Tres Sabores Winery with “Sitelines”, a series of performances exploring movement and migration of light, locales, and elevation. Set against the dramatic and natural landscape of Napa Valley, and a special lighting installation by designer Kevin Connaughton*, a delectable farm to table meal will be prepared