Archive for the ‘Livermore Valley’ Category

Winery of the Week: Murrieta’s Well – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Murrieta’s Well – Livermore Valley, Ca

Murrieta’s Well is one of California’s original wine estates and has been growing grapes since the 1800s. And it’s owners, the Wente Family, ensure it...

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Winery of the Week: Steven Kent – Livermore Valley

Winery of the Week: Steven Kent – Livermore Valley

In 1996, Steven Kent Mirassou set out to establish a new winery in California’s Livermore Valley, located just southeast of the San Francisco Bay. There...

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Winery of the Week: Wente Vineyards – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Wente Vineyards – Livermore Valley, Ca

The Wente Family has been making wine for five generations, starting in 1883 when C. H. Wente purchased 47 acres in the Livermore Valley, Ca. They’ve come...

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Winery of the Week: Nottingham Cellars – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Nottingham Cellars – Livermore Valley, Ca

Good California Cabernet does NOT have to come from the Napa. One underrated region is the Livermore Valley (located just southeast of the Napa Valley), and the...

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Winery of the Week: McGrail Vineyards – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: McGrail Vineyards – Livermore Valley, Ca

If you’re a fan of great views and great wine, (and really, who isn’t?) then McGrail Vineyards is a must visit. Located on an idyllic hillside in the...

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Winery of the Week: Steven Kent – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Steven Kent – Livermore Valley, Ca

In 1996, Steven Kent Mirassou set out to establish a new winery in the Livermore Valley, located just southeast of the San Francisco Bay. There were only a handful...

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Winery of the Week: Vasco Urbano – Livermore Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Vasco Urbano – Livermore Valley, Ca

Just in case you hadn’t heard, California Rhone is awesome. Yeah, the varieties don’t get the same fanfare as Cabernet, but that doesn’t mean,...

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Winery of the Week: Wente Family Vineyards

Winery of the Week: Wente Family Vineyards

The Wente Family has been making wine for five generations, starting in 1883 when C. H. Wente purchased 47 acres in the Livermore Valley, Ca. They’ve come...

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Winery of the Week: Vasco Urbano – Livermore Valley

Winery of the Week: Vasco Urbano – Livermore Valley

Vasco Urbano Wine Company was created by the folks at Nottingham Cellars (which focuses on Bordeaux-style wines) because they wanted to showcase the exceptional...

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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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