With the holidays just around the corner, we thought we’d offer up a few ideas for wine country getaways that are sure to please even the most discriminating travelers and palates.
Set in the hillsides of picturesque Livermore Valley and just a quick trip from downtown San Francisco, the Purple Orchid [...]
Merlot has been bashed for quite some time now. I personally feel too long. It is a great grape that makes very nice wine when done well. You will not get as many 90 pointers out of Merlots, but you will get a lot of smooth, friendly, and easy to drink wines that are [...]
With harvest in full swing, it’s a great time to visit wine regions across the country—but watch out for those grape trucks! The Premier Guide to Wine Country, Touring & Tasting, has come up with a great list of wineries and places to stay in wine country as you toast the harvest. Discover these 10 [...]
Summer is winding down, the kids are heading back to school, and the Premier Guide to Wine Country, Touring & Tasting, keeps coming up with more great places in wine country to tour, taste, and stay. Used up your vacation days this summer? No worries. You can slip in a quick weekend trip to wine [...]
Some wines pair well with certain foods and some wines pair well with the seasons. To me, Sauvignon Blanc goes well with summer. This year we explored several very good options to share with you. These beauties will provide you with some refreshing satisfaction as you enjoy what is left of the summer. We had one 92-pointer [...]
It’s summertime and while it’s fun to just sit back and soak up the sunshine and warm weather, the Premier Guide to Wine Country, Touring & Tasting, has another exciting suggestion: spend some summer days discovering the joys of wine country and its bounty of flavorful wines!
Uncork your summer in one of these 10 [...]
It’s pretty hot here in New England in July. I bet it is hot where you are as well. Given the heat, it is sometimes tough to enjoy a big red wine. Unless of course you have a tasty rack of barbecue ribs. But at lunchtime, you are likely looking for something a little lighter, [...]
Across the United States—and around the world—there are scores of wine regions to discover with new places to tour, taste, and stay. In fact, there are so many exciting wine country destinations to visit; you may have trouble deciding where to begin! As the Premier Guide to Wine Country, Touring & Tasting has some [...]
Summer is slowly creeping up and with the extra heat outside, there is nothing more refreshing than a glass of crisp, white wine. Many of you will be touring & tasting wine country this summer and the vast array of wineries and wines are enough to send any wine traveller into a heat spell. Relaxing [...]
I cover Zin’s in the winter, so I can determine which Zin’s I want to drink with the barbecue goodies, I pull off the grill this summer. With that said, I found quite a few yummy Zins which I want to share with you.
Our Top Zin comes from a small producer named Acorn. [...]
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