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CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: July 28th, 2015
Anderson Valley Wine Fathers & Daughters: Anderson Valley Wine Love Story By: Laura Ness The Anderson Valley is blessed with an abundance of beautiful vineyards: most are perched on hillsides, overflowing like a fermentation bin with overactive yeast. But some are in swales and flats, making for easier farming, but for the persistent threat of frost in the
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: July 10th, 2015
Silicon Valley Wine Auction Top Ten Wine Discoveries from Silicon Valley Wine Auction: By Laura Ness The first ever Silicon Valley Wine Auction, held at Levi’s Stadium by the Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association, to benefit the Silicon Valley Education Foundation, garnered a fine turnout and raised north of $600k with both live and silent auctions, which included some
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: July 8th, 2015
Annual Wine Road Barrel Tasting Weekend Always a Blast Annual Wine Road Barrel Tasting Weekend Always a Blast: By Deb Robbins On a bright day in March my husband, Peter, and I headed up to the Russian River Valley for the 36th Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend(s). This annual event, coordinated by the Wine Road, offers the opportunity to taste barrel samples from over 100
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 17th, 2015
Father's Day Wine 2 Neck ties need not apply. What Dad wants for Father’s Day and probably everyday is WINE!  But what wine the big guy will like depends a lot on his taste and his personality. So without further ado here are 8 Different Types of Father’s Day Wines for Dear Old Dad. Mountain Man If your Dad
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: June 9th, 2015
Testarossa Wine & Food Second Annual Testarossa Wine & Food: Twice as Nice by: Laura Ness Those who attended the Second Annual Testarossa Wine & Food extravaganza on Sunday, May 31, at the beautiful Novitiate in the hills of Los Gatos, were thrilled to find a well-executed event that showcased the full spectrum of Testarossa’s outstanding wines, accompanied by
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: May 26th, 2015
Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands Gala 2015 Wine Highlights by: Laura Ness The Santa Lucia Highlands Gala, held the third Saturday of May, is one I never want to miss. Besides seeing all the wonderful growers and winemakers who have become dear friends over the years, it’s the wines that are a cast of characters in a play