Livermore

CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: April 14th, 2015
Livermore Uncorked Wine This year, 79 wines made it to the final tasting for the 7th annual Livermore Uncorked Wine Competition put on by the amazing team at Tri-Valley Conservancy, the agency charged with preserving undeveloped and cultivated land from unmitigated urbanization. Among the acreage under their stewardship are several thousand acres of vines. This year’s big winner
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: December 12th, 2014
Livermore Holiday Gift wine-time-art Looking for the perfect holiday gift for that Livermore Valley wine lover in your life? Our friends at the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association have you covered. Just in time to stuff some stockings, the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association has partnered with Yiftee to create the Livermore Valley Wine Country Gift Pass, a digital gift voucher
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: Wine Country   |   DATE: September 2nd, 2014
Livermore Harvest Valley Wine Country Originally meant as a way to bring the public to the handful of wineries that existed in Livermore 33 years ago, the annual Livermore Harvest Wine Festival has undergone changes almost yearly. For 2014, it was reduced to a single day, and the buses were eliminated. This certainly reduced the giant hordes of people walking
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: July 26th, 2014
Livermore Taste our terroir 2 Taste Our Terroir: Livermore is a food and wine pairing event held yearly on the last Thursday of July. The event brings the wineries and restaurants of Livermore together in a vibrant celebration of the marriage of food and wine. You can taste the dedication and passion behind the pairings that were worked on ardently
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 2nd, 2014
Livermore Wine Vasco Urbano Wines Vasco Urbano: A New Way to Rhone in Livermore One fall afternoon after lunch, young winemaker Collin Cranor of Nottingham Cellars was in downtown Livermore and had a few minutes to burn before returning to the winery. He dropped into the Livermore Heritage Guild’s Carnegie Museum looking for inspiration for a new label. While brainstorming