Archive for the ‘California Wines’ Category

Wines of the Week: Summertime Sips

Wines of the Week: Summertime Sips

Summer may be winding down, but there’s still time to enjoy a nice cold glass on wine on a hot day. So, whether you are sitting out on the porch, enjoying...

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Wines of the Week: Zesty Zinfandels

Wines of the Week: Zesty Zinfandels

While it’s still warm and sunny, hopefully everyone is cooking up an array of yummy BBQ dishes. Of course, with such robustly flavored dishes, one wants a...

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Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

At Hunt Cellars, they specialize in “memorable wines.” Winemaker David Hunt is quite well known in the wine community for his amazing barrel work, and once you’ve tasted...

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Winery of the Week: San Simeon – Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: San Simeon – Paso Robles

The Riboli Family has a singular mission with their San Simeon brand: to make bold and expressive wines, from family planted estate vineyards in Paso Robles and...

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Winery of the Week: Vie – San Francisco

Winery of the Week: Vie – San Francisco

Vie comes from the Old French word meaning “to invite” or “to give occasion for”. But, in French today, it is simply translated “life”. So if you’re...

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Winery of the Week: The Winery SF – San Francisco

Winery of the Week: The Winery SF – San Francisco

Urban wineries are a growing trend, and The Winery SF is helping to turn San Francisco’s Treasure Island into a fabulous spot for tasting top-notch wines. Thanks...

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Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

Experience taught David Hunt that in order to make great wine, you must simply have the best fruit. Thus, after looking at numerous parcels of land, he finally...

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Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge – Lake County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge – Lake County, Ca

At Sol Rouge winery, they have a special affinity with their grapes.   Cultivating fruit from the unique terroir of Lake County in northern California (and a little...

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Wines of the Week:  Sips from Sonoma County

Wines of the Week: Sips from Sonoma County

Sonoma County is famous for its wine and, while one can spend a small fortune on bottles from the region, one doesn’t need to shell out more than $30 to enjoy...

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Wines of the Week: California Cabernet

Wines of the Week: California Cabernet

In much of California, Cabernet is king.  Given the number of warm, sunshine-filled days the state experiences each year, it’s not really a surprise.  And,...

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