Wine Alert! Santino 2006 Primitivo

Wine Alert!!  Santino 2006 Primitivo at the Grocery Outlet for $2.99 a bottle!  Yes, you heard me correctly.  Pick several bottles for $2.99 each!  I have not heard much about the Primitivo grape, the only time I’ve heard anything about it was tasting at Livermore’s Tenuta Vineyards.  They have an incredible Primitivo.  So I decided […]

Rodrigue Molyneaux- Taste of Tuscany

As expected, it was a beautiful warn day in Livermore yesterday.  It finally feels like summer is almost here.  The Bryersantís gang, minus Julia unfortunately,  had the opportunity to attend the Rodrigue Molyneax Taste of Tuscany wine release event.  I think I can speak for all of us when I say we had a […]


As I sit here working in San Francisco looking out on the gloomy overcast sky my thoughts drift toward the beautiful Livermore Valley. When I left the valley this morning the sun was out promising a warm, beautiful day.

I checked the weather report for tomorrow and found 80 degree temperatures in the forecast.  Warm […]

How Do You Choose?

Tenuta Primitivo, El Sol, Longevity … These are Livermore wines that stand out.  Tonight’s meeting began with Chardonnay, sourdough, and grilled red and yellow bells.  We’re on the Ruby Hill Barbera right now debating on which will be our future Wine of the Month.