Thinking about visiting wine country during harvest? Crush, as it's often called in wine country, is already underway in a few Sonoma County and Napa Valley vineyards. Since most grape picking takes … [Read More...] about Tips For Visiting Wine Country During Harvest
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Our September Featured Wine Destination is Elizabeth Spencer Winery, conveniently located on the corner of Highway 29 and Rutherford Road in Rutherford, Napa Valley. The quaint brick cottage that once … [Read More...] about Featured Wine Destination: Elizabeth Spencer Winery
It's International Cabernet Day, celebrated each year on the Thursday before Labor Day. This Bordeaux wine grape remains one of the most popular used to make single varietal red wines and blends. As … [Read More...] about Happy Cabernet Day 2018, sip!
Featured Wine Destination
Our September Featured Wine Destination is Elizabeth Spencer Winery, conveniently located on the corner of Highway 29 and Rutherford Road in Rutherford, Napa Valley. The quaint brick cottage that once served as Rutherford’s post office is still the point of entry for visitors, but expanded tasting venues now include an open space with shaded tables along Rutherford […]
Wine Of The Week
Our Wine Of The Week is VJB Cellars 2015 “V” Cabernet Sauvignon. VJB Vineyards & Cellars produces primarily Italian varietal wines, though the “V” Cabernet Sauvignon is produced from Bordeaux-style grapes sourced from Sonoma Valley estate vineyards in Sonoma County (see Note 1). This is a rich Cab with black berries, caramel and vanilla up front […]