Livermore Wineries Shine at the 2014 SF Chronicle Wine Competition

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We have been on a little vacation from blogging, but Livermore’s showing in the 2014 SF Chronicle Wine Competition was a good reason to put fingers to keys.  Here are the results for the wineries in the Livermore AVA.

 

3 Steves Winery 413 – Zinfandel – $30.00 to $34.99 2011 Cienega Valley […]

Bryersantis Uncorked! Longevity Wines 2009 Livermore Valley Merlot

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In this episode of Bryersantis Uncorked, I reviewed Longevity Wine’s 2009 Livermore Valley Merlot. Yet another Livermore Valley winner. Take a look below to see what I thought.   Some advances this time.  Better lighting, camera and location.  One problem however.  My producer, film maker and editor had his finger over the mic of the […]

31st Annual Harvest Wine Celebration

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It’s been a month since Carl and I attended the 31st Annual Harvest Wine Celebration that took place the Sunday and Monday of Labor Day Weekend, September 2nd and 3rd.  How did time go by so quickly?  School started, jobs evolved, the mom-taxi became, once again, the ever-present occupation, yes September flew but the memories […]

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 […]

The Winemaker's PourHouse and Bryersantís Collaborate!

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Bryersantís, Livermore’s Own Wine Blog and the Winemaker’s Pourhouse of Livermore have joined forces for the first of many wine flights on the Pourhouse menu.  These flights will be known as “The Quarterly Report”.  Each quarter, Bryersantís and the PourHouse will collaborate to select a wine flight highlighting various Livermore wines.  We of Bryersantís consider […]

Livermore Harvest Time At Longevity Wines

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Members of Bryersantis assist Phil and Debra Long of Longevity Wines in Livermore, California with part of their 2010 harvest.

Bryersantís Takes On Winemaking- Part IV

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A couple day have passed and somehow I was able to keep myself from disturbing the wine bottles so that the sediment could collect at the bottom of the bottles.  It was hard not to take a look, but I knew that with my luck, I would knock one of the bottles over.

The […]

When Going For The Wine Don’t Forget About The Food

Jim Thurman At The Longevity Wines Salsa Throw-down

I was just sitting on the couch watching a food show on one of the many food channels that seem to be around these days and it made me hungry.  As I watched all of the BBQ delicacies that danced across the TV screen my thoughts […]