Switching Up Your White Wine Pairings …

Summer is here. White wine season is in full swing, right? Want some ideas to “freshen” up your white wine pairings? Here they are …

Chardonnay – Wine for Life

You can’t go wrong with the classics – especially when you are building a wine list for a restaurant, selecting wines for your store or just a wine for your friends coming over to dinner.  Chardonnay is a classic crowd pleaser. With warm summer days here, it is time to transition from red wine focus […]

Crafting Oregon’s Drinkable Gems – The Cathedral Ridge Winery Team

Creating beautiful wines requires the blessings of nature, a skilled vintner and a dedicated team. The Cathedral Ridge Winery crafts drinkable gems year after year …

It’s A Beautiful Family Affair … Brown Estate

At Brown Estate, winemaking is a family affair! However, instead of handing down winemaking traditions … the kids started this winery’s label. Sip a fabulous family story in this week’s Wine & Spirits blog.

32 Years of Crafting a Winery – Eola Hills Wine Cellars & the Huggins Family Team

Have you ever dreamed of starting a winery to create beautiful wines? Where would you begin to make your winery dream a reality? How much grit does it take to buy land and to plant vines starting a winery from scratch? How does that story unfold as the years go by? Where to begin? Planting […]

Pairing Wine with Summer Heat? Our Varietal Favorites …

Summer heat have you down?  Are you also missing your rich, red winter wines? Rather than withering away, dreaming of cooler days, embrace the heat with a beautiful summer wine pairing. Summer White Wine Pairing Summer and White Wine = two of our favorite things in the world. However, all good things come in 3’s.. […]

Can A Twist of Fate Lead a Family to a Wine Legacy? Yes! – Wooden Valley Winery’s Story

Oddly enough, this Suisun Valley winery’s tale has roots in Oakland, California. That is where Mario and Lena Lanza met and fell in love in 1934. Interestingly both their families came from the small northern Italian town of Silvano De Orba. They were married three years later. Mario worked for the Oakland Scavenger Company until […]