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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Bryersantis Places at the Alameda County Fair Amateur Wine Competition

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This last harvest was the Bryersantís Wine Consortium’s first true attempt at winemaking.  Thanks to Phil and Debra Long of Longevity winery, we were able to obtain 200 lbs of Cabernet Sauvignon that were sourced from the Rios Lovell vineyard.  We had the opportunity to watch this wine grow from unfermented grapes into what we […]

Summer Has Arrived!

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It’s summertime and the living is easy in Livermore wine country.  The kids have been released from school about a week and already I’ve taken advantage of so many good experiences that come with the privilege of wine country living.

It started with spending Memorial weekend under the shade of a romantic grape arbor […]

Summer days at Occasio Winery

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As winter turns to spring and spring turns to summer, a metamorphosis takes place on the earth.  Vineyards begin to grow and bud, birds mysteriously start to duplicate themselves and are seen gathering materials for their nests, the weather begins to transition from a soggy damp cloud to a warm melt-in-your-mouth oasis.  We ourselves go […]

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.  […]

Tips for Hosting a Graduation Party in the Livermore Valley Wine Country

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With the end of the school year vastly approaching and many colleges already commencing for the year, it is time to start thinking about graduation.  Many of you will be seeing your child graduate from either Kindergarten, 8th grade, high school, or college.   Many will be celebrating these momentous and even tear-jerking events with family […]

Page Mill Winery

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If you haven’t visited Page Mill Winery recently or ever, you must drop by one of these days.  Page Mill Winery offers some of the best Livermore has to offer.  Carl and I have been to Page Mill many times and have always loved this quaint, picturesque winery where the wine flows and is always […]