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 […]

Drink it or save it?

2006 Barbera - Longevity

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.  […]

Las Positas Vineyards Winemaker Shines in Livermore

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Today I had a golden experience as I was able to bask in the glorious sights, sounds, and tastes of Livermormore’s own Las Positas Vineyards, which is located  at 1828 Wetmore Road, here, in the heart of the Livermore Valley wine country.  This winery offers a spectacular view of our gorgeous land and […]

Yum Yum Yummy

Las Positas Barbera

Two times now on two different occasions, we have had our dear friends open what has now become one of my very favorite wines as of late. I count this as a big deal seeing as I haven’t blogged in weeks.  I would like to tantalize and entice you by describing this phenomenal wine in […]

Camping

Longevity Camping

Camping is always something I really look forward to each summer.  This year I went with the kids and my parents and camped two nights at our favorite place in Loma Mar.  It’s just 7 miles from Pescadero, nestled in the majestic California Redwoods.  We met up with Carl, Julia, and more friends, which has […]

Livermore's Taste of Terroir Truly An Experience To Remember

Taste of Terroir

Judges' Best Pairing Winner Collin Cranor of Nottingham Cellars

What a fantastic night.  The Taste of Terroir has got to be one of the best events in the Livermore Valley.  The Palm Event Center was the perfect place to make this event magical.  Rachel and I showed up at 6 and we could see […]

Big Changes For Las Positas Vineyards

Las Positas Vineyard

With all of the family events this weekend, I was surprised to find a free hour on Saturday, but I knew exactly what to do with that hour.  Over the last year, the Bryersantís family has made it a goal to visit all of the wineries in the Livermore Valley.  One of the wineries […]

The Art of Bunco

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I was recently invited by a dear friend to sub at her monthly Bunco game.  I have been a sub before for this group as well as for another group and have always enjoyed it.  If you don’t know what the game of Bunco is, let me give you a brief description.  Each game has 6 […]

Tamás Estates Zinfandel Riserva, continued…

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It’s been a few weeks since my birthday when I received this bottle of Tamas Estates Zinfandel Riserva from the other members of the Bryersantis Family.  For those of you who follow our blog, I said I’d follow up when I broke out the bottle to try it.  Well, I’m standing beside myself right now…..I don’t think […]