Category Archives: California

National Cabernet Sauvignon Lover’s Day!

What is to LOVE about Cabernet Sauvignon? Let’s count the way’s: The three B’s:   BIG, BOLD, & BEAUTIFUL! With so many wine’s on the market how do you choose?  The first question I usually ask a client is how much … Continue reading

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Quintessa Wines and Winery Visit

What a great winery and tasting experience. This is quintessential!  They know how to make you feel special and appreciated.  This really gave me a warm fuzzy feeling.    A very nice lady gave us a private tour and tasting. … Continue reading

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Miner Family Winery Visit

    Miner family winery is a dynamic family owned winery, founded in 1998 by Dave and Emily Miner. Breathtaking views of the hillside. The tasting room is quite small but enjoyable. Being a fan of the wines for many … Continue reading

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Black Stallion Winery Visit featuring Bucephalus 2006

How can you miss this great winery.  After being in the Valley several days and passing it so many times, we finally decided to stop in to check it out. Located on the grounds of a historic equestrian center, Black … Continue reading

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BBQ and wine pairing for July 4th with Belle Glos Meiomi

What better way to celebrate the 4th of July with some good American wine such as Belle Glos Meiomi. This video features Joseph Wagner (winemaker) and what a handsome guy is he 🙂 and fabulous winemaker. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Meiomi-Belle-Glos/118344561516564 He BBQ’s some … Continue reading

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How to boost the American economy one bottle at a time!

So we all love wine from various regions.  But how can us passionate wine drinker’s help to boost our economic crisis. And with the 4th of July around the corner it made me think about this. Easy, drink more American … Continue reading

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