Bryersantis Places at the Alameda County Fair Amateur Wine Competition

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 […]

Longevity: The Road to Recovery

For those of you who are familiar with Longevity Wines, you know that 2011 was a scary and trying time for the Long’s after Phil had his run in with the wine barrel.  I just received Longevity’s newsletter and found that a documentary was filmed by David Alvarado, about Phil’s road to recovery.  Watching the […]

Sneak Peek: Longevity Petite Sirah

One of the perks of hanging out with the winemakers of the Livermore Valley is that often times we have the opportunity to taste wine before it has been released.

If you have followed our blog, then you have heard us sing to praises of the small Livermore Valley winery, Longevity Wines, which has […]

Longevity Harvest 2011

Fall 2011 is here and the Livermore harvest is in full swing.  Over the last couple of weeks Phil and Debra Long, the owner’s of Longevity Winery, have been working hard to take the tons of grapes that have been filtering in from the vineyards and do what they do best; Make fabulous wine.  I […]

Bryersantís Winery Phase II. It’s Official!

We are converting our tool shed into a winery/wine cellar!  Ken has been working hard all weekend installing the A/C unit and putting up insulation to make our shed ideal for wine making.  We are well on our way to a fun little space to make a wine!  We have been very blessed […]

Bryersantís Takes On Winemaking- Part IV

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 […]