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 […]

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Nottingham Cellars TV Episode 1 (Petite Sirah)

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This month the featured varietal in the Livermore Valley is Petite Sirah, Nottingham Cellars has decided to show you a little about where they source their fruit from for those particular wines as well as discuss their barrel programs for them. They also discuss the difference between their standard Pete Sirah and the “Long Row” […]

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 […]

Collaboration Chardonnay at Zephyr Bar and Grill in Livermore!

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Recently Julia and I made our way over to Zephyr Bar and Grill right here in Livermore. Now, you know I’m not going to stop promoting Livermore right?  So many fantastic wineries.  So many restaurants in town that serve wine from Livermore.  Nope, I WON’T stop until you all come over the hill […]

Sunday-Funday with Nottingham Cellars and The Purple Orchid

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I don’t know about you, but for us last week was crazy and kind of rough on our family so by the time Sunday came around I was feeling relieved to have nothing to do but whatever we felt like. It was another beautiful summer day. We went to church then had lunch with our […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]