.Vine & Dine

May 8, 2024

Picnic on Silver Mountain

Spring is a glorious time to visit Silver Mountain Vineyards. Vines are green and lush, with beautiful panoramic views over fields and mountains
April 24, 2024

Kissed by an Angel Serves Up Cabernet Franc and More

“The mouthfeel is balanced with a luscious fig introduction,” say the owners of Kissed by an Angel, Larry and Lisa Olivo.
April 10, 2024

Revels with a cause at Stockwell Cellars

“The wine pours a soft sunset orange in the glass and has enticing aromas of spun sugar and young nectarine,” say the Stockwells.
March 27, 2024

Allegretto Vineyard

When wine tasting in Paso Robles, Allegretto Vineyard Resort is the perfect place to stay. Sign up for a tour of Allegretto’s vineyards, and you’ll really...
March 6, 2024

Holiday Wines

A fabulous wine to have on hand for the coming spring holidays  is Soquel Vineyards’ Trinity Rosso.
February 28, 2024

Storrs Winery

Flavorful and bursting with notes of cherry and soft vanilla, this Zin has a “perfect balance” of spice, fruit and oak
February 14, 2024

J. Lohr Winery

One of the better-known wineries in California is J. Lohr. It makes a plethora of different varieties in all price ranges
January 31, 2024

Left Bend Winery

Winegrower Richard Hanke and winemaker
January 17, 2024

Lula Cellars 2021 Red

There are so many wineries on the stretch of Hwy 128 that it’s hard to choose, but one we found to be charming and un-glitzy is Lula Cellars.
January 3, 2024

A Riesling to Love

I have fallen in love with Riesling all over again! This lovely white grape variety adds aromatic punch to one’s lunch, dinner – or to enjoy just on its own.
December 19, 2023

Margins Wine

Megan Bell’s goal to open a tasting room has recently happened. Her “wine cubby” is in a prime spot in the Swift Street Courtyard.
December 5, 2023

Fly to Vine at Odonata

Looking for an exciting way to go wine tasting? Take a helicopter flight to Odonata Wines in Salinas! I took my first helicopter flight recently...
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