Another Great Showing For The Livermore AVA At The 2013 SF Chronicle Wine Competition

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The results are in for the 2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and the Livermore AVA has had another great showing.  Bryersantís would like to thank all of the wineries in the Livermore AVA for their diligence in creating world class wines and putting Livermore on the map as a wine region to be […]

Fall Quarterly Report Launch Party @ Winemaker's Pour House

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We cordially invite you to join us on October 28th, from 3pm to 7pm, as the Winemaker’s Pour House family and the Bryersantis family unite and celebrate the art and passion of some outstanding Livermore wines on our very special Fall edition of the Bryersantis Quarterly Report wine flight.Another three of Livermore’s best wines have […]

Fenestra Winery's Harvest Wine Tasting

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Summer is quickly coming to a close bringing in the busiest time of year for our Livermore wineries…  Harvest Time!

The wineries will be bustling and the wonderful aroma of fermenting grapes will be in the air.  This is my favorite time of year.  I have been blessed in years past with the opportunity to […]

Fenestra 2008 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

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There is not much more to say about this wine except that you must go out to Fenestra and pick up a bottle or two…or three….or four…..Fenestra, located at 83 Vallecitos Road in Livermore is a location that is a no brainer when it comes to great wines.  Fenestra boasts several varietals and vintages that […]

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Fenestra True Red

This past Friday afternoon, Rachel, Julia, Ken and I decided to pay a visit to Fenestra Winery.  It has been some time since we had been there, and, in wanting to keep up with the latest releases around town, we felt like we needed to get back.  I have always loved Fenestra for it’s picturesque […]

Livermore Valley – A Hidden Gem for California Wines & Great Times

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When I my wife & I visited the Livermore Valley last year, we knew little about the delights the region had to offer. Coming from the UK, we weren’t sure quite what to expect. I have written this post in order to sing the praises of the people of the Livermore Valley. Although this […]

Fenestra 2006 Cab – Thatcher Bay Vineyard

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Last month,  my sister gifted me with a beautiful basket full of goodies for my birthday.  There was everything from chocolate, crackers, and cheese to soaps, candles, and my favorite – a bottle of Fenstra’s 2006 Cab from their Thatcher Bay Vineyard.  I don’t recall having tried this one in their tasting room – they have […]

Livermore Wines Failing?

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I was recently made aware of a blog article written by Steve Heimoff, a writer with Wine Enthusiast Magazine, which was titled, “Trying to rescue a failing appellation.” It was not a flattering article for the Livermore Wine Country and in the course of the article Heimoff wrote off Livermore as being the weak link, […]

Fenestra Graciano

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Friday was a great day.  A coworker and I finished work early and found ourselves with a couple of free hours.  We are both wine lovers and we decided that a little wine tasting was just what we needed.  My friend has had limited experience with Livermore Valley wineries and Livermore wine so I […]