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 …

Celebrating GALentine’s Day

We’ve all heard of Valentines day, where couples celebrate their love for each. But when do you celebrate you girl friends that are there for you always? Now, you can show how much you love & appreciate your girlfriends on Galentines Day, February 13th.  Amy Poeler’s character Leslie Knope created GALentine’s Day on Parks & […]

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 […]

Why Try … Riesling & Relax?

Planning a spicy meal & want to pair a wine with it? Odds are great that you should open a Riesling & Relax! Summer begs us to drink a light refreshing wine, right? Are you seeking a white wine to pair with your summer fun? Riesling & Relax. Serving a spicy dish? Riesling & Relax! […]

Picture Yourself Sipping Wine at Mt. Hood Winery

Have you ever sipped wine with scenery as lovely as this? If you visit the Bickford family’s winery, you can sip wine every bit as lovely as you gaze out their tasting room windows to drink in this same vista. Consequently, this lovely painting is a picture of Oregon’s Mount Hood and graces the labels […]