November 29, 2022

Windy Oaks’ 2018 Grenache Astounds

Winemaker and co-owner Jim Schultze took a ‘scientific’ approach to make the stunning Santa Lucia Highlands Grenache

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November 22, 2022

Bargetto’s 2019 Pommard Clone Pinot Noir is a Voluptuous Mouthful of Goodness

Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot bursts with flavors of cherry, strawberry and raspberry
November 15, 2022

Big Basin’s 2021 Rosé Livens Up Any Occasion

Winemaker Blake Yarger’s mix of Grenache, Carignane, Syrah and Mourvèdre yields a vibrant acidity, dancing with life
November 8, 2022

Davis Estates’ 2017 Zephyr Enhances Any Holiday Meal

The Napa Valley blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot is nectar for the gods
November 1, 2022

Equinox’s 2019 Pinot Noir Sparkling Rosé Bubbles Blissfully

Winery owner and winemaker Barry Jackson employs a second in-bottle fermentation to bring additional bounce to the bubbly
October 25, 2022

Bottle Jack Winery’s 2018 Sabina’s Blend is Complex, Nuanced

The amalgamation of Merlot, Cabernet and Sangiovese yields flavors of plum, black cherry and pomegranate
October 18, 2022

Tassajara’s 2020 Pinot Noir Scores Big

The sustainable and smooth wine earned 91 points from ‘Wine Enthusiast’
October 11, 2022

Stockwell’s 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon Unleashes a Full, Dry Finish

Along with tasting, Stockwell Cellars hosts a variety of events that include live music and food trucks
October 4, 2022

Alfaro’s 2020 Heirloom Clones Pinot Noir is a Palate Party

The complex flavors of the Watsonville winery’s Pinot Noir clones represent a deep understanding of winemaking as a science
September 27, 2022

Ser Winery’s 2021 Dry Orange Muscat is a Hit

Ser owner and winemaker Nicole Walsh has gained notoriety for crafting lesser-known varietals
September 20, 2022

Silver Mountain Vineyards’ 2012 Pinot Noir is One of the Region’s Best

Made from Santa Lucia Highlands’ Tondré Grapefield grapes, the acclaimed Pinot has aged divinely—grab a bottle while you can
September 13, 2022

Valdo Wines’ Floral Rosé Brut is a Sparkling Celebration

The Italian bubbly boasts melon and strawberry flavors and is perfect for those on a budget
September 6, 2022

Ram’s Gate Winery’s 2021 Rosé Gleams with Character

The Sonoma winery’s blend of Grenache and Pinot Noir is an ideal autumn selection
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