I cannot count the number of times I have been asked “Do you tip while wine tasting in Napa Valley?”. To be honest, it is a bit complicated. To find out the best solution, I emailed 20 of my closest friends who have worked in the wine industry. I asked them to help me come … Read moreDo you tip when wine tasting in Napa Valley?
Rock-N-Rollers and Foodies alike are so happy to visit B.R. Cohn Winery and St. Francis Winery. They are two very different properties and experiences. Each has an interesting history and perspective in Sonoma Valley. Food Pairing: St. Francis Winery & Vineyards is famous for its award-winning Wine & Food Pairings. There are hundreds of rave … Read moreWine Tasting for Foodies and Rock-N-Rollers?
One of the “Must Do” experiences of wine tasting is venturing into a wine cave. There is a wonderful musty smell and an ambiance you don’t see anywhere else. The cool temperatures in a cave are a shock to the system and it is a great escape from the summer heat! Unfortunately there aren’t many … Read moreBest Wine Cave Tours in Sonoma
You may be unfamiliar with the Fair Play/Sierra Foothills American Viticultural Area (AVA). If so, you are not alone. Nestled deep in the Northern hills of California it is the easiest AVA to overlook. You could drive right through it and not even know there was a single vine! Chances are if you are familiar … Read moreDiscover Fair Play & the Sierra Foothills AVA
We always get the question “what are the best wineries to visit in Napa Valley?”. Many don’t realize that this is very tricky question to answer. We’ll even go further and say there isn’t any definitive list out there that can do it any justice. That’s because, with over 500 unique wineries in Napa there … Read moreBest wineries to visit in Napa Valley New Video Series
A trip to Northern California wine country can be a dream of a lifetime. But not every winery may be your cup of tea. If you are looking for the hard-to-find or very small production winery, let us help. An alternative to walking into the big-name wineries with hundreds of other guests. This underground wine … Read moreUnderground wine tasting tours
There is no shortage of tastings rooms, wines, and vineyards in Oregon that is for sure. If you are looking to hone your experience to one that is sure to delight even the fussiest of tasters, then here is what we suggest. Kings Raven Winery, Clackamas County Named after the Clackamas Indians, of the Chinookan … Read moreTop Tasting Rooms in Oregon
Vineyard Grant James in Ramona should be at the top of your “must visit” list. Not only is it conveniently located right next to San Diego, but it also boasts amazing wine, views, and hospitality. And we aren’t the only ones who think Grant James Winery is a must. In fact, it was recently ranked … Read moreVineyard Grant James winery Ramona— The must visit winery near San Diego
Well, I hate to admit it, but that’s today’s reality. America’s appetite for wine has increased and so has the cost of wine tasting. In the US, the price of an average tasting has steadily risen each year and shows no signs of slowing down. And it doesn’t stop there— room rates and prices for other wine-related … Read moreDo you like overspending while wine tasting?