We're on to Number 6 in our countdown of Christmas 2017 Top 10 Wine Gift Ideas. Sulfites occur in all wine, even European wines although many European countries do not require sulfite advisories on … [Read More...] about Christmas 2017 Top 10 Wine Gift Ideas – No. 6 (Wine Purifier)
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Our Wine Of The Week is Artezin 2014 Collins Vineyard Zinfandel. This old vine Zin comes from Sonoma County's Russian River Valley, a cool climate also known for producing outstanding Chardonnay and … [Read More...] about Wine Of The Week – Artezin 2014 Collins Vineyard Zinfandel
Featured Wine Destination
Our November Featured Wine Destination is BR Cohn Winery. Located just north of downtown Sonoma on Sonoma Highway (Highway 12) in Glen Ellen, the winery escaped major damage during the recent wildfires and is open for business, though you will pass several communities that lost homes as you drive north from Sonoma. The winery produces a wide […]
Wine Of The Week
Our Wine Of The Week is Artezin 2014 Collins Vineyard Zinfandel. This old vine Zin comes from Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley, a cool climate also known for producing outstanding Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Sonoma County wines are typically built to pour today, this one is ready now but could also be left waiting a year or […]