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 […]

Fridays are a perfect time to wine taste in Livermore!

I got a call from a dear friend today asking if I knew of any wineries that might be open in Livermore on Friday…well let me tell you.  YES.  Yes there are!!!  There are so many wonderful wineries open on Fridays here in Livermore.  In fact, I think it was because of this very fact […]

New releases from Livermore's own Crooked Vine Stony Ridge Wineries

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Just last weekend Julia and I had a chance to visit Livermore’s own Crooked Vine Stony Ridge Wineries.  I still cannot believe the gems that are here in my own backyard called Livermore.  Crooked Vine Stony Ridge is a gem alright, let me tell you.  The moment you walk in to the winery there are […]

Wineries of the Livermore AVA Shine at the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

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The results for the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition are in.  This is the largest competition of American wines in the world and our Livermore wineries did not disappoint.  Check out the results for our Livermore AVA wineries below:

Winery Category Year AVA Designation Varietal Price Award 3 Steves Winery 212 A – […]

Stony Ridge

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Last Friday, Julia, Rachel and I decided to stop by Stony Ridge Winery after having a great, homemade lunch at Rachel’s house.  Although we have been there several times, I am always interested in what their current case special is.  Unaware of  what I am talking about?  Well, I am not sure how often they change […]

San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2011

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The 2011 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition was bigger than ever. There were over 5000 entries from 23 States continuing the Chronicle wine competition’s run as the “largest competition of American wines in the world.” Even with the large number of entries, Livermore Valley wineries both large and small were up for the challenge. […]

2005 Stony Ridge Petite Sirah

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I have to say, of all the deals that have been found lately in Livermore, this one is quite a treat.  It’s been a while (do I dare say 2 months?), but as Rachel and I were out scouring the Livermore Valley Wine country for the latest prized wine, we decided to stop in […]