G.O. Wine alert! EOS Paso Robles Zinfandel Port

The Livermore Grocery Outlet just received EOS Paso Robles Zinfandel Port.  This is an excellent port at an excellent price – $5.99 per bottle!  This port boasts “Intense aromas of cherry and blackberry that lead to a complex mix of licorice, peppermint, black pepper and caramel.  Full-bodied with profound jammy fruit flavors, the wine has a […]

Enjoy This Valentine's Day At The Winemaker's Pour House

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching.  Where will you be taking your sweetheart?  The Winemaker’s Pour House in downtown Livermore has an incredible dinner planned that is sure to send your loved one’s love meter spinning.  There is no time to waste as this dinner is almost sold out.  Be sure to make your reservations […]

Longevity 2009 Lodi Zinfandel

After a day that seemed that it would never end, Carl texted me a picture of a beautiful poured glass of Longevity’s 2009 Lodi Zinfandel to my phone while I was still finishing up work at 9:00pm.  It was one of those days that felt like I was a hamster on it’s wheel, wearing my […]

Valentine's Day in Wine Country

As I sit and listen to Frank Sinatra sing “Summer Wind” and sip on a Malbec, I am reminded of how February is one of my favorite months of the year.  I am a sucker for all that is romantic.  Hearts, flowers, everything colored red, pink and purple, sappy love songs, chocolate, and of […]

Rabbit Ridge Allure de Robles is Back

Out of pure selfishness I was hesitant to put this out as a wine alert, but when I received an email from one of our close followers, Robin, I knew it had to be done.

It’s true.  The 2010 edition of the Rabbit Ridge Allure de Robles Rhone Style Blend out of Paso Robles is […]

En Garde Wins Double Gold at SF Wine Competition

If you haven’t yet visited En Garde Winery, it is one to add to your agenda soon.  I’ve said before that it is somewhat rare to enter a tasting room, try all of the wines, and walk away enjoying every single one.  Anyone that knows me and my wine preferences, knows that it is very […]

Thomas Coyne Winery Winter Open House

An email I received from Livermore’s own Thomas Coyne Winery!  See below, this is one of my favorite places to visit and taste.  

Thomas Coyne Winery Historical Tasting Room 51 East Vallecitos Rd. Livermore, CA, USA 94550 925.373.6541 Open Saturday and Sundays from Noon to 5 pm. http://thomascoynewinery.com http://www.facebook.com/thomascoynewinery http://twitter.com/thomascoynewine ————————————————————————- Please join […]

Page Mill Winery 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon


Another research Friday this past week took the girls of Bryersantis to Page Mill Winery in Livermore.  Haven’t been there in a while but from what I remember, their wine was excellent.  I was lucky enough for Julia to bring home their 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon for me to try.  I’m enjoying it as I […]

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