Eckert Estates Winery Has A New Home

 After 11 years at their old home on Arroyo Road, Eckert Estate Winery decided to consolidate their winery and tasting room into one location.  The home of the new Eckert Estate facility is at 5963 Graham Court Suite D just off of Vasco Road.

I had the opportunity to visit Eckert Estate Winery at their […]

Bryersantis Summer Quarterly Report! Tomorrow!

Wineries Come Together For A Night Of Bocce Competition

 

 This evening Rachel, the kids, and I had the opportunity to experience what has become a Livermore Valley tradition.  It is the gathering of the wineries of the Livermore Valley at Campo di Bocce for a little wine, a lot of food, and a good helping of that competitive spirit.

We were invited by […]

Bryersantis Winemaker's Pour House Summer Quarterly Report

Bryersantís, Livermore’s Own Wine Blog and the Winemaker’s Pour House of Livermore have joined forces once again!  In what seems to be a match made in heaven. Bryersantís -specializing in writing about, promoting, and gushing about the Livermore Valley Wine Country –AND- The Winemaker’s Pour House-specializing in advocating and educating the world about the art […]

Livermore Valley’s Nottingham Cellars Wins Eight of Eight in New York

Earlier this year we told you about the fantastic achievements of the Livermore wineries at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Nottingham Cellars was one of the shinning stars at that competition, but they decided not to stop there.  They recently submitted eight of their wines in the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition in New […]

Nottingham Cellars 6 for 6 at the SF Chronicle Wine Competition

Nottingham Cellars is a new comer to the Livermore Valley.  They are just now celebrating the one year anniversary of their Livermore tasting room, but that and the fact that they have one of the youngest winemakers in the Valley has not slowed them down.  At this year’s San Francisco Chronicle wine competition Nottingham […]

Pancake for dinner?

Livermore Trader Joe’s is selling an excellent white this week. It’s the Pancake Cellars 2009 Big Day White. Imagine this: BBQ turkey burger, grilled onions, chili and shredded cheese. What do I do for wine? I pulled out the pre-chilled Pancake. It’s a blend of Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Muscat Canelli and Pinot Blanc. It’s […]

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 […]

Longevity Wines Salsa Throw-Down

Longevity Winery hosted Livermore’s Salsa Throw-Down on May 8th, 2010.   Carne Asada and chorizo tacos were served with beans, rice and chips and ~10 different fresh homemade salsas brought-in by Longevity fans.  Kids we occupied playing on the shady grass and sneaking sodas from the ice chest as the adults kept cool with tangy sangria.  Longevity’s […]