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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Winemaker's Pourhouse and Bryersantis Collaboration Party!

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The night was hopping and the mood was electrifying.  We walked into the standing room only wine bar and were greeted by eager and excited patrons waiting to get the party started.  The chill of the brisk evening seemed to generate a rush of excitement and anticipation.  Electric was in the air!  No, this was not […]

Winemaker's PourHouse Quarterly Report

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Valentine's Day in Wine Country

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As I sit and listen to Frank Sinatra sing “Summer Wind” and sip on a Malbec, I am reminded of how February is one of my favorite months of the year.  I am a sucker for all that is romantic.  Hearts, flowers, everything colored red, pink and purple, sappy love songs, chocolate, and of […]

Livermore Wine Experiences

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It’s been a little over a year since this picture was taken.  This was the evening that Bryersantís was born.  As the six of us sat in my backyard drinking Livermore wine, we questioned the reasoning behind going all the way to Napa for wine tasting when we had all of the Livermore wineries […]

Crab Feed

I attended the school crab feed tonight and found a nice surprise.  I walked up to the bar and found they were serving Wente’s Riva Ranch Chardonnay and Page Mill Winery’s Cabernet Sauvignon as the featured wines. I had to pick up both bottles for my table.  It was a fun night with good friends and good […]