Welcome to Livermore Ehrenberg Cellars!

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Livermore wine country has a new inhabitant.  Last weekend, Todd and I were able to sneak away for a bit and check in with our newest winery.  Ehrenberg Cellars is located right off of Telsa Road next to The Singing Winemaker.  Their current menu for tasting includes their 2010 Swirl Pinot Grigio, 2009 Swirl […]

Sharing a bottle of wine could be secret to a happy marriage - read on.......

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HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!

A friend sent me this article about sharing wine with your spouse.  It’s a fun read for today – maybe a bottle or two will be shared with your loved one tonight.  Whatever your plans are for your Valentine’s celebration, if wine is on the menu, support our local talent by purchasing […]

Red Wine Provides Hope For Alzheimer's Sufferers

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I came across this interesting article.  Would love to hear your thoughts/comments.  Happy hump day!

New research suggests resveratrol in red wine isn’t only good for the heart but also the brain. By Rebecca Gibb  | Posted Thursday, 07-Feb-2013

A compound found in red wine may help to stall the progress of Alzheimer’s disease.

Researchers […]

Pre-Valentine's Day Fun At Crooked Vine/Stoney Ridge

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Looking for something fun to do this weekend and get a head start on your Valentine’s Day celebration? Tomorrow, February 9th, Crooked Vine/Stoney Ridge is hosting a Valentine’s Open House from 11:30 – 4:30. Ken’s Wood Fired Pizza will be there along with sweet treats and live music from 1 – 4. Hope to see […]

Fundraiser for Hurricane Sandy Victims

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I love officially starting my weekend on a Thursday night.  Just a little something to get you through the end of the week.  This particular Thursday night, not only is it a regularly scheduled karaoke night, BUT, with a very meaningful twist.  Please consider coming to Swirl On The Square this Thursday, the 13th.  KJ […]

Pianos and Peacocks

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One of my favorite nights of the week, when I can get away, is Tuesdays.  Tuesday nights at Double Barrel Wine Bar, you can listen to the lively music played by Graham Richards on the piano.  He is amazingly talented and seems to know every song you throw his way.  From Etta James to Billy […]

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 […]

Drink it or save it?

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A couple of nights ago, Todd and I were contemplating what would pair well with this week’s viewing of Mad Men.  We weren’t in the mood for scotch, and definitely were thinking red wine.  As we went through our wine refrigerator, looking for something to jump out, we came across a 2006 Barbera from Longevity.  […]

Winemaker Dinner at the Purple Orchid

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Looking for something different to do on Friday, April 13th? Have you seen the Purple Orchid Inn and Spa since Derek and Rhiannon Eddy came to Livermore with their vision to make it the most relaxing and beautiful place to stay in Livermore? Do you love Collin Cranor’s Nottingham wines? This is an […]