California Wine

CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: April 22nd, 2014
Lodi Grape Festival Queens_Courtesy Lodi Grape Festival Grounds A Quick Look at Lodi Wine Country 100 miles east of San Francisco and just south of Sacramento you will discover Lodi Wine Country a wine region that’s been around for over 150 years and has been a continuous source of wine grapes since the 1850s. The Lodi Wine region features 100,000 acres of vineyards
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: April 1st, 2014
Monterey Red Wine White Wine Spending the day tasting through red wine and white wine from Monterey’s amazing Santa Lucia Highlands is a wine lovers dream come true. The only hard part of tasting this legendary line up of Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs is picking a few to review. With that in mind here are a dozen wines that I
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 Reviews   |   DATE: March 12th, 2014
Women Winemakers Women of the Vine Women Winemakers at Women of the Vine Pour The Fruits of Their Labors: by Laura Ness Wonderfully, the world of wine has been made ever more magical by the fact that so many wines are increasingly being made by women. You’d be surprised to learn how many women winemakers are behind the rather significant brands
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: March 6th, 2014
Barbera wine thumbnail 2012 Jeff Runquist Barbera Wine Takes Best of Show at 2014 Jerry Mead NWIWC The Jerry Mead New World International Wine Competition marks its Silver Anniversary in 2014, celebrating 25 years of rewarding excellence. This year was no exception, with the crowning of the first Barbera to take top honors as “Best of Show” in