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A Tale of Two Winemaker Dinners

A Tale of Two Winemaker Dinners

If you love wine, you might consider attending a winemaker dinner or two this year. Done right, a winemaker dinner is a lot of fun and an opportunity to try some different wines than perhaps the winery usually serves, as well as get to know your winemaker. In the old...

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Favorite Wineries for Group Picnics

Favorite Wineries for Group Picnics

Planning an outing for your team or special client? Don’t forget the picnic! A nice outdoor picnic at a scenic local winery is the perfect way to have some quality mix and mingle time, in a fresh air setting. Our local wine region is FULL of great spots for groups to...

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Winter Wine Tours & Local Happenings

Winter Wine Tours & Local Happenings

Those of us who appreciate having entertaining things to do on weekends, may sometimes wonder how to keep it fun in Wintertime, once it gets cold, windy and wet. How many Netflix binges will you survive? How many doilies can you possibly crochet? Thankfully, wine...

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Hacking Passport Day!

Hacking Passport Day!

Four times a year, the Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association (try saying that 5 times fast) sponsors the popular “Passport Day in the Santa Cruz Mountains”. You buy a booklet (aka Passport) from the Association for $65, then the wineries stamp your Passport in...

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Fall Favorite: Wine & Cheese Tours

Fall Favorite: Wine & Cheese Tours

It's almost always time for wine, and now with some cooler Fall weather, it's once again time for cheese - as in, a wine & cheese tour!  Wine & Cheese Tours can be 3 wineries, with a cheese tasting buffet or just a nice cheese platter at one of the wineries -...

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Going Coastal (part 2)

Going Coastal (part 2)

These days, the thought of an escape to the coast for some cooler temps, good wine and beachy scenery is made even more appealing knowing you’ll most likely have fresher air to breathe near the coast. And the drive is easy when you’re on your own private tour bus with...

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Going Coastal (part 1)

Going Coastal (part 1)

A little salt spray with that Pinot, Mademoiselle? Time to go coastal with us!! Good wine, the beach, the views, and – some great places to eat after a nice day of wine touring! Stop #1 - Beauregard Winery. Ryan Beauregard is the winemaker, and produces food-friendly...

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Springtime Happenings in our local wine regions

Springtime Happenings in our local wine regions

Spring has sprung, and everyone is looking forward to getting out and enjoying the sunshine. Many local wineries are staying open later on Fridays, and lots of them have upcoming musical performances and special events scheduled. Here are a few: Staying open later on...

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Napa in Springtime

Napa in Springtime

Springtime is the best time to visit Napa, but only if you like flowers, greenery, mild weather and less crowds! Sure, Fall is harvest time, Summer is vacation time and Winter is red wine time, but Springtime in Napa is the most wonderful of all! We have so many...

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