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 […]

Livermore Valley – A Hidden Gem for California Wines & Great Times

Livermore Valley

When I my wife & I visited the Livermore Valley last year, we knew little about the delights the region had to offer. Coming from the UK, we weren’t sure quite what to expect. I have written this post in order to sing the praises of the people of the Livermore Valley. Although this […]

Livermore's Taste of Terroir Truly An Experience To Remember

Taste of Terroir

Judges' Best Pairing Winner Collin Cranor of Nottingham Cellars

What a fantastic night.  The Taste of Terroir has got to be one of the best events in the Livermore Valley.  The Palm Event Center was the perfect place to make this event magical.  Rachel and I showed up at 6 and we could see […]

AMGEN Comes To The Livermore Wine Country

AMGEN Livermore

Introduction to the Amgen Tour compliments of Penni Price

The Amgen Tour de California, the largest cycling event in America, is a royal journey throughout the State of California.  This eight-day race began in 2006 after the demise of the Coors Classic.  Professional riders compare this tour with the Tour de France, and even use […]

Lovell Creek 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon

Lovell Creek 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon

My Uncle and Aunt brought their family over to our house yesterday to celebrate the 4th of July with Rachel and I.  Upon seeing each other, the children ran off together to play games and get ready for the nights festivities.  It didn’t take me long to notice the wine bottle sitting on the counter, […]