Archive for the ‘California Wines’ Category

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles

When The Hunt Family decided to pursue their dream, they were uncertain where they would choose to build their vineyard. The Hunts spent exhaustive days and weekends...

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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  started Howell Mountain Vineyards to focus on producing quality wines “in the field,” with minimal intervention winemaking, in order to...

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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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Wines of the Week: Zesty Zinfandel for BBQ

Wines of the Week: Zesty Zinfandel for BBQ

Now that spring has finally arrived,it’s time to dust off the old grill and start cooking up an array of yummy BBQ dishes. Of course, with a robustly flavored...

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Wines of the Week: Pretty Pinot Noir

Wines of the Week: Pretty Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir is often pricey, particularity if you’re after a pretty (tasty) one.  But for lovers of the variety who are on a budget, there is hope.  While value...

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Wines of the Week: Killer Cabs for Under $30

Wines of the Week: Killer Cabs for Under $30

With a winter chill still in the air, many of us find ourselves cooking hearty meals; meaning, it’s definitely Cabernet season.  So, here are a handful of killer...

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Wines of the Week: Sonoma County Sips

Wines of the Week: Sonoma County Sips

Sonoma County is famous for is wine and, while one can spend a small fortune on bottles from the region, one doesn’t need to shekk out more than $20 to enjoy...

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Wines of the Week:  Cheers for Christmas – Over 90 Points, Under $35

Wines of the Week: Cheers for Christmas – Over 90 Points, Under $35

With Christmas only days away and plenty of shopping left to do, don’t fret about spending too much on a lovely bottle (or a few) for your dinner.  Our tasting...

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Winery of the Week: Trefethen Family Vineyards – Napa Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Trefethen Family Vineyards – Napa Valley, Ca

Trefethen Family Vineyards, located in the heart of the Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley, is poised to write the next chapter in its rich history in 2018 when it...

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Wines of the Week:  Kick Butt Cabs

Wines of the Week: Kick Butt Cabs

As the the weather gets cooler, the air more crisp and we start cooking hearty winter meals, it’s definitely Cabernet season.  So, here are a handful of quality...

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