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 […]

PICAZO lands a Gold and two Silvers

 

The results are in from the Dallas Morning News and TexSom Wine Competition. PICAZO was awarded a gold medal for their 2007 Proprietary Red.  We described this wonderful blend so be sure to read more if you want the details.  The wine is medal worthy and I hope it will be entered in […]

San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting

Last month we shared with you the news about the awesome showing by the Livermore wineries at the 2011 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.  This last weekend these Livermore wineries joined with other winning wineries at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion in San Francisco to share their award winning wines with the public.  On hand at […]

Leave The Wine Snob At The Door

As you can tell from previous posts, I was pretty excited about the results of the 2011 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.  Our Livermore Wineries both big and small won an impressive amount of awards.  It was this excitement that prompted me to expand beyond the Bryersantis audience and share this accomplishment with the members […]

Research Friday At Bent Creek Winery

On a recent Research Friday the ladies of Bryersantís met Carl and me for lunch at Swirl.  I don’t recall what the ladies had to eat, but I know that Carl and I both decided to order the beef stew.  It was a wise choice as it was easily one of the best stews […]

Woodies and Wine

I have been looking forward to going to the Wood Family Vineyards for some time. The fact that they are only open to the public a select few days a years doesn’t make that an easy feat. Early last week it was brought to my attention by Rachel, my wife and our Bryersantis event […]