California Wine

CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: October 15th, 2015
UPDATE: Monique here adding three more wicked wines to this story that was originally posted by Lindsey! BESIEGED ($15.99) Joel Peterson created this wicked Halloween wine for Ravenswood’s new Storyteller Series. BEISIEGED is a unique blend of Petite Sirah, Carignane and Zinfandel grapes with notes of blackberry, black cherry, and plum spiced with cardamom. Look
CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: July 28th, 2015
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: June 17th, 2015
What wine to get the big guy on Father's Day depends a lot on his taste and his personality. Here are a Whole Bunch of Different Types of Father's Day Wines for Dear Old Dad.
CATEGORY: News & Events   |   DATE: May 26th, 2015
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
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: May 22nd, 2015
CORO Mendocino: Must Try  Zinfandel Wine Blends by: Laura Ness The concept of CORO Mendocino is simple: make Zinfandel-based blends using an approved list of varietals that are grown in Mendocino county and make them taste great. Put them all in the same kind of bottle, with the same label and same packaging. Sell them
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: May 11th, 2015
Amador Four Fires: Ablaze With Wine & Food by: Laura Ness Featuring wines from the four major regions that make Amador county a magnet for winegrowers and wine lovers, Amador Four Fires is a new event to celebrate the varietals of Iberia, the Rhone, Italy and “Heritage California,” which include Zinfandel, Primitivo and Mission, the