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Winery of the Week: Howell Mountain Vineyards – Napa Valley

Winery of the Week: Howell Mountain Vineyards – Napa Valley

In 1988, Mike Beatty and another prominent Howell Mountain vineyard owner started Howell Mountain Vineyards to produce their own wines and showcase their grapes....

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Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

David Hunt, the owner and winemaker of Hunt Cellars, is blind, but he still plays the piano and names most of his wines after musical terms. David says that his...

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Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge

Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge

The red volcanic soil of their estate vineyards, in Lake County, provided the inspiration for the winery’s name, as Sol Rouge means “Red Soil” in French....

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Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars in Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars in Paso Robles

David Hunt, owner and winemaker, spent years looking for the perfect venue for his wines and eventually settled on a uniquely beautiful property of over 550 acres...

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Wines of the Week: California Rhone – Our Favorite Bottles

Wines of the Week: California Rhone – Our Favorite Bottles

After surveying California Rhone from various parts of the state, we thought a fitting way to wrap-up our series would be to list our panel’s favorite wines. In...

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Wines of the Week: California Rhone for Summer

Wines of the Week: California Rhone for Summer

Rhone grape varieties pair just perfectly with summer. In California, they tend to produce wines that are lively and bright, which make them lovely to drink during...

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Wines of the Week: Rosy Rhone Rosés from the Livermore Valley

Wines of the Week: Rosy Rhone Rosés from the Livermore Valley

Summertime and rosé go together brilliantly, and the Rhone varieties are great for producing them. Here are three Rhone rosés from the Livermore Valley, in California, that...

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Wines of the Week: Inviting Rhone Reds from the Livermore Valley

Wines of the Week: Inviting Rhone Reds from the Livermore Valley

The Livermore Valley, located just southeast of San Francisco, is an ideal area for growing Rhone grape varieties. Yet, it seems to slip under most people’s...

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Wines of the Week: Tasty Rhones from Pomar Junction

Wines of the Week: Tasty Rhones from Pomar Junction

At Pomar Junction, not only do they make some tasty Rhone wines, they produce them in a way that protects people and the planet. You see, they’re one of many...

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Wines of the Week: Rich Rhone Reds from Paso Robles

Wines of the Week: Rich Rhone Reds from Paso Robles

Paso Robles is a premier growing region for red Rhone varieties in California. The area tends to produce hearty, food-friendly wines that are ideal for any summer...

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