Page Mill Winery

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 […]

McGrail Release Party

With the children coming home from camp this afternoon Rachel and I still had a couple of hours of adult time. The night before, I heard that McGrail Vineyard was having a release party for their 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve. I had heard about the McGrail release parties and they were supposed to be phenomenal.


“Great Memories are Made With Good Wine and Friends” – McGrail Vineyards

In continuing with the tradition of “Research Fridays”, some members of Bryersantis found themselves wondering where to stop next.  This Friday took us to McGrail Vineyards.  Personally, I have only tasted one of McGrail’s Cabs a couple of years ago.  I was delighted with what I had, but wanted to try more.  Today was […]

Nottingham Cellars

This Friday afternoon a portion of the Bryersantis family (and a couple of other wine fans) could be found at Nottingham Cellars on Vasco Road.  When we walked in, we were greeted by Jeff, who enthusiastically walked us throughNottingham’s wines of the day.  The offerings for the afternoon included a newly released Grenache Rose, 2007 Livermore Valley Viognier, 2005 […]