Pre-Valentine's Day Fun At Crooked Vine/Stoney Ridge

Looking for something fun to do this weekend and get a head start on your Valentine’s Day celebration? Tomorrow, February 9th, Crooked Vine/Stoney Ridge is hosting a Valentine’s Open House from 11:30 – 4:30. Ken’s Wood Fired Pizza will be there along with sweet treats and live music from 1 – 4. Hope to see […]

Stoney Ridge/Crooked Vine - Always A Good Experience

Saturday afternoon, Todd and I had a couple of hours of free time while our kids were at a birthday party.  We decided to pay a visit to some wineries that we had not been to for a while.  One of our stops was Stoney Ridge/Crooked Vine.  One of the reasons that I love to […]

AMGEN Comes To The Livermore Wine Country

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 […]

Hidden Treasure At Crooked Vine Winery

This weekend I had the opportunity to stop in at Crooked Vine / Stoney Ridge Winery and sample some of their tasty wines.  We have shared in several of our posts about some of the fantastic wine finds we have encountered on our previous visits.  This includes the 2008 Stoney Ridge Zinfandel, which Todd raved about in […]

2008 Stony Ridge Zinfandel

The 2008 Stony Ridge Zinfandel was uncorked tonight and never re-corked. The best wine I’ve tasted in the last 30 days. Period. Priced around $22 at the winery. Grab a bottle and go to Zephyr (no corking fee) and enjoy with the meatloaf.