California Wine

CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: February 4th, 2014
Valentine's Day Wine Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year and what better way to get your weekend off to a sexy start than by filling your loved one with wine? If you are anything like me, you like to think out of the box and try and do things a little differently even when it comes
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: February 3rd, 2014
Wine and Food Pairing Mushrooms Mushroom Wine and Food Pairing: What a difference a year makes. Last time around at the Big Sur Foragers Festival aka”Fungus Faceoff”, in January of 2013, it was freezing cold and everyone wanted to be in the sun. Nobody wanted to drink white wine and my knuckles were turning purple by day’s end. There were
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: January 31st, 2014
Zinfandel ZAP Wine tasting Hey ZAP nice new digs! The Bay Area’s hottest Zinfandel wine tasting just got a whole lot hotter. The red wine tasting event known as ZAP put on by the Zinfandel Advocates and Producers decided to shake things up a bit and turned the former drunk fest into a highfalutin day of wine filled fun.
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: January 27th, 2014
Zinfandel Red Wine ZAP ZAP: Zinfandel Red Wine Tasting New ZAP Still Zins by Laura Ness:The t-shirt said it all: Forgive Me, For I Have Zinned. Indeed, the wearer was not the only one in the company of Zinners at Saturday’s  at the Zin Experience at the Presidio in San Francisco on a day made for Zinning. While ZAP’s
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: January 13th, 2014
LIvermore Wine Wins Best Red Wine 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 Tasting Zap 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