CATEGORY: Wine Reviews | DATE: January 27th, 2014
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews | DATE: January 13th, 2014
Once again a Livermore wine takes the lead! Congratulations to the guys named “Steve” at 3 Steves Winery in Livermore Wine Country for winning best red wine at the 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Competition for their 2011 Cienega Zinfandel! Wow, that’s the second Best of Show in the last three years for a Livermore wine.
CATEGORY: Events | DATE: January 13th, 2014
Zinfandel wine lovers don’t need to travel around the the Napa Valley to get their fill of California’s favorite wine grape. For the past 22 years, ZAP has proudly produced the most prestigious single varietal wine event in the nation. Say goodbye to the cranky crowds and long lines and hello to an all new
California Wine Pioneers After traveling to Paso Robles in October 2013, I wasn’t the least bit surprised when I heard the news that Wine Enthusiast named Paso Robles the 2013 Wine Region of the Year. Paso Robles Wine Country is exactly halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Central Coast of California. The wine
Winemaking 101 with Julie Johnson: Harvest & Punch Down Harvest is one of the most crucial steps in the winemaking process. Deciding when to pick is one of the most important decisions a winemaker can make. Harvesting is determined primarily by how ripe the grapes are. Punch Downs are another important part of the winemaking
California’s Most Celebrated Sparkling Wine Fast, furious, and fantastic are just a few words that have been used to describe the 2013 harvest in Sonoma wine country. Harvesting grapes in any wine region is not for the faint of heart. Quality is key at this Sonoma County winery as Gloria Ferrer produces the most awarded California