Taste of Terroir 2012

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Thursday evening, July 19th  the Palm Event Center, located at 1184 Vineyard Avenue in Pleasanton, once again hosted this years annual Livermore Valley Winemaker’s Association event, Taste of Terroir.  Taste of Terroir has become a Livermore Valley Wine Country tradition as it meshes the best wineries this region has to offer with some of the […]

Summer, Las Positas Vineyards and 2011 Pinot Grigio

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I don’t know about you but when summer comes around, I want to do as much relaxing as possible. Summer for me means high stress levels at work. When the weekend comes, I want to do whatever it takes to take my mind off my summer work chaos. Last weekend did the trick for me! […]

Bryersantis Summer Quarterly Report! Tomorrow!

Fridays are a perfect time to wine taste in Livermore!

I got a call from a dear friend today asking if I knew of any wineries that might be open in Livermore on Friday…well let me tell you.  YES.  Yes there are!!!  There are so many wonderful wineries open on Fridays here in Livermore.  In fact, I think it was because of this very fact […]

Bryersantis Approved Red Truck 2007 Sonoma County Zinfandel

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Another Livermore Grocery Outlet find!  This is a consistent  standard that you can have in your wine cellar to serve whenever.  During the week, a weekend BBQ with friends, after dinner, again- whenever.  It won’t stand up to a Livermore Thomas Coyne Zin but it would be perfect with some hamburgers thrown on the BBQ. […]

McGrail Vineyards and Winery 2010 Chardonnay

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A few weeks ago Julia and I had the pleasure of heading over to McGrail Vineyards here in Livermore…..where else?  It’s been a while since I stopped by so the visit was long overdue. It was a sunny day and it was enjoyable to walk from the parking lot to the front entrance.  I […]

July Happenings at Nottingham Cellars!

Here’s an email I recevied from Nottingham Cellars here in Livermore.  See below, I had to pass along.  Don’t miss out on July opportunities to sample some of the best Livermore wine around!  Cheers- Carl

July Happenings at Nottingham!

Lots Happening at Nottingham!  After taking home two gold medals at the Best of the Bay […]

Holy McGrail Annual Release Party and Cabernet Celebration

Saturday, July 14th 12-5PM Join McGrail Vineyards to celebrate their favorite varietal Cabernet Sauvignon! Live music by The Cruzers, delicious BBQ cuisine available for purchase by Scotty’s Catering, and our new release the bold 2009 McGrail Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve. … Their celebration party will be on the front lawn, so bring a blanket and […]

Vacationing in the Livermore Valley Wine Country

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Vacations are a chance to change your scenery, get out and see the world, taste something impulsive, fight for bragging rights on your Facebook page.  They are a time when friends and family are able to go away together and form unforgettable bonds.  Summer is the perfect canvas for these vacations, the weather is beautiful, […]