Livermore

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
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: February 10th, 2014
Livermore Valley Barrel Tasting Weekend 2014 Barrel Tasting Weekend Saturday, March 29 & Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM Livermore Valley Wine Country 3585 Greenville Road, Livermore, CA, 94550 Tickets: $40 Advance/ $45 Day Of Taste wines right out of the barrel, meet winemakers and more. Each winery will host a unique experience during barrel tasting weekend
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.