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Hurry Up and Wait Some More

There is something to be said in favor of delayed gratification, especially with some wines that need a bit of time to reach perfection, but it’s a hard rule to follow when so many holiday temptations are near at hand. 660 more words

Road Trip!

We live in an area where so many great things are within easy reach, including world-class wine-tasting destinations both famous and not-so-famous.

Summer is ripe with possibilities. 483 more words

Wine Country Giant Remembered

To say that Jess Jackson was a larger than life figure is an understatement.

His success spanned two of the most competitive businesses in the world — wine making and horse racing — and his life unfolded as a unique rags to riches story that exemplifies attainment of the American dream at the very highest level. 574 more words

Cork This!

As the season of giving approaches, I looked in a different direction this week for blogging inspiration — giving back.

What are you supposed to do with a bad bottle of wine? 930 more words

Cline Cellars: Hidden Jewel of Carneros

Charlie Tsegeletos is the kind of guy I’d invite to my next party. Sure, he’s a great winemaker who would probably bring along a nice bottle or two along with him, but that’s not all. 493 more words