Time to Travel: 2014 Pinot Noir Wine Tasting Events

Are you crazy about Pinot Noir?  Do you like to travel?   Well, we’ve got over a dozen suggestions below on where you can go to satisfy both of those cravings during 2014.   With destinations including Santa Barbara, Sonoma Valley, Washington … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Starting the Year Right: The 2014 Winter WINEland

If you want to start your wine tasting year of 2014 off right then you should aim straight for the 2014 Winter WINEland in Sonoma County on January 18-19, 2014.  Now in its 22nd year, the event showcases about 140 wineries throughout Alexander Valley, Dry … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Go to West of West (life is peaceful there)

It’s almost time for the 3rd Annual West of West (WOW) Wine Festival on August 2-4, 2013, so don’t miss your chance to celebrate the finest wines of West Sonoma Coast.  Join the area’s top producers and growers at a weekend of … –> please click here to continue reading –>

The Chardonnay Symposium: A Great Reason to Visit Santa Maria Valley

Heads up, Chardonnay fans!  The Chardonnay Symposium unfolds later this month in the Santa Maria Valley over July 19-21, 2013, and provides a rare opportunity to focus on and celebrate the golden grape.  Local wineries and restaurants will offer a variety … –> please click here to continue reading –>

The Zinfandel Festival Turns 22

It’s time for the 2013 Zinfandel Festival!  ZAP (Zinfandel Advocates & Producers) proudly presents the 22nd Annual Zinfandel Festival in San Francisco, from January 31 – February 2, 2013.  You’ve probably heard about the massive Grand Tasting before, but did … –> please click here to continue reading –>

WOW indeed…the West of West Wine Festival is almost here!

Now in its second year, the West of West Wine Festival provides wine lovers and members of the wine trade an opportunity to celebrate some highly acclaimed cool-climate Pinot Noirs, Chardonnays and Syrahs from Western Sonoma County.  The 2012 West … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Family Reunion Time for the Pinots

Next Sunday, the 8th Annual Pinot Family Reunion Tasting and Dinner takes place in Santa Rosa with proceeds benefiting the Sutter North Bay Women’s Health Center.  Everyone knows that Sonoma County wineries produce some phenomenal Pinot Noirs but this event focuses on … –> please click here to continue reading –>