May 17, 2022

Bourbon Barrels Add Robust Flavor to Buck Shack Red Blend

Also, Aptos’ Deer Park Wine & Spirits, Good Earth Tea, Stockwell Cellars’ growlers and Cabrillo College theater department is thriving

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May 10, 2022

El Vaquero Winery’s 2019 Carignane is Tasty and Story-filled

Also, Collectivo Felix Dinners at the Swift Street Courtyard and Aptos’ newly opened California Coffee
May 3, 2022

Sling & Stone Wines’ 2019 Paloma Creek Cab Scores High

Also, Newtown Noir Open House and Release Party and Annieglass’ Mother’s Day treasures
April 26, 2022

Odonata’s Santa Lucia Highlands 2019 Blanc De Blanc

Also, Chaminade’s Vine to View dinner series and Half Moon Bay Wine & Jazz Festival
April 19, 2022

Sandar & Hem’s 2019 Chard Pops with Flavor

Also, the Los Gatos Spring Wine Walk
April 12, 2022

Sarah’s Vineyard’s 2018 Madonne

Also, Chaminade’s Vine to View dinner series and the Santa Cruz Mountains Grand Wine Tasting
April 5, 2022

Charmant Vineyards’ 2019 Chardonnay Flourishes with Tondré Grapefield Grapes

Also, fiber and antioxidants make dates an ideal snack food.
March 29, 2022

Hahn Family Wines’ 2019 SLH Pinot Noir is a Fruit Cornucopia

Also, Gayle’s Bakery & Rosticceria offers traditional hot cross buns, hamantaschen and support for Ukraine.
March 22, 2022

Wrights Station Vineyard and Winery 2018 Zin Erupts with Raspberry, Blueberry and Plum Flavors

Also, Chef Brandon Miller’s mobile paella and the Santa Lucia Highlands 2022 Sun, Wind and Wine Festival.
March 15, 2022

Frank Family Vineyards’ 2015 Blanc de Blancs is a Festival of Flavor and Finesse

Also, Steeped Coffee’s Fair Trade Certified Nick Stellino Italian Coffee and La Selva Beach Spice Company.
March 8, 2022

Ettore Wine’s 2018 Chardonnay Pairs Well With the Temperate Season

Also, the Dream Inn Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar and Love Apple’s Bee-Keeping Workshop in Scotts Valley.
March 1, 2022

Integrity Wines’ 2019 Pinot Grigio Unleashes a Burst of Meyer Lemon with Sage and Fennel

Also, Aptos Vineyards’ Pop-up at Sante Arcangeli and a tasty new meal delivery service, Taking Pure Joy.
February 22, 2022

Smith & Hook Wines’ Hand-Harvested 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

Also, the Downtown Association Santa Cruz’s Spring Wine Walk returns
February 15, 2022

Pelican Ranch’s 2020 Pinot Noir Keeps an Ongoing Tradition Alive

Also, Wines of the Santa Cruz Mountains’ Wine Walk in Aptos Village and 2019 Priest Ranch Grenache Blanc.
February 8, 2022

Flavors of Guava and Cassis Carry Margins Wine’s 2020 Mourvèdre

Plus, Jim Denevan’s 2022 ‘Outstanding in the Field’ dinners kick off.
February 1, 2022

Byington Winery’s Dynamic 2015 Amador County Barbera

Plus, Aptos’ Cantine Winepub offers coziness and tasty tapas
January 25, 2022

Armitage Wines’ 2020 Rosé of Pinot Noir: Refreshing Bliss in a Bottle

Also, Bread & Butter Wines’ amazing Prosecco is less than $15
January 18, 2022

Hahn’s Arroyo Seco Pinot Noir has Hints of Oak and Roasted Coffee

Annual Wine & Crab Feed benefits Burrell School Vineyards
January 11, 2022

Top-Notch Wines for 2022

A variety of affordable selections to satisfy all tastes
January 4, 2022

La Vida Bella’s 2016 Pinot Noir Elevated by Bold Flavors

Plus, Clean Juice offers health and wellness options in Aptos
December 28, 2021

Beauregard Vineyards’ Brut Blanc De Blanc is a Bubbly Treat

Plus, Cambio Roasters is one of the most eco-friendly K-cup coffee pods on the market
December 21, 2021

Windy Oaks’ Night Owl Red Pairs Perfectly with Hearty Meals

Plus, Sevy’s Bar and Kitchen gets more than a name change and Integrity Wines’ holiday special
December 14, 2021

Martin Ranch Winery’s Malbec is Award Worthy

Plus, Pacific Catch adds tasty dishes to its menu and opens new locations
December 7, 2021

Holiday-Inspired Libations to Keep You Warm and Feeling Good

This is the time of year when we need some festive libations on hand. Heaven forbid we should run out of wine and spirits...
November 30, 2021

Sandar and Hem Hit a Homer with Santa Cruz Mountains Chardonnay

Also, a subscription to Wildgrain is a must for fans of artisan bread, pasta and pastries
November 23, 2021

Villa del Monte’s 2015 Vintner’s Select Reserve is a Marriage of Merlot and Cab

Also, Pacific Grove’s Wild Fish Restaurant now serves Hog Island Oyster Co. oysters
November 16, 2021

Nicholson Vineyards’ 2019 Brooks Block Pinot Noir is a Flavorful, Dark Delight

Plus, Stockwell Cellars case sale and Wrights Station Winery gears up for Black Friday
November 9, 2021

Talbott Vineyards’ Kali Hart 2019 Chardonnay Unleashes Notes of Lime and Pineapple

Get your Santa Cruz Wine Walk tickets before it’s too late; Monterey’s Sea Root rocks some of the freshest seafood in town
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