A man I know said he routinely checks the wine merchandise at the Grocery Outlet on Fourth Street in Santa Rosa, a good way for an everyday wine drinker to keep his budget in check. When I stopped in, I was surprised to find that about one fifth of the store is devoted to wine.(…)
Lake County vintners were grappling Monday with the effects of the massive Valley fire on the county’s $60 million grape crop as the blaze destroyed at least one winery, gutted some vineyards and forced winemakers to develop contingency plans for harvest. Shed Horn Cellars, a 3,000-case winery just outside Middletown, was leveled during the fire(…)
Wine lovers love wine tasting rooms … as long as the charges to taste wine aren’t too high. The original reason for wine tasting rooms was to allow potential buyers to sample the current releases, which decades ago could be erratic. In many of the world’s far-flung regions years ago (and in some places even(…)
Long before Dana Sabin and Larisa Stephenson launched their own wine label in Northern California, they were just two girls playing for the North Shore Women’s Rugby Club in Chicago, full of love …
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I opened the shipping box and was surprised to see a bottle of Zocker Gruner Veltliner 2009 inside.
Not many Austrian wines get sent to me, so when I receive one, I take notice. Yet this time, the …
I’ve been thinking about what it means to be Gay.
It’s not that the wives of my male friends have to start worrying about my charms. No, instead I’ve been thinking about the notion of marketing …