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  • Tips For The Casual Wine Drinker: Is There a Right Way to Drink Wine?

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 7/16/2016 We all love to drink wine but what do we really need to know to make sure that we are doing it right? 

  • Not So Cold!

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Mike Madigan Date: 8/20/2015 With whites, you want to normally serve them chilled, plainly cold.  That’s your impulse, we

  • On Merlot

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Mike Madigan Date: 8/11/2015  Everyone who has something against Merlot or think they have some legitimate stance against Merlo

  • Why Swirl the Wine?

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Mike Madigan Date: 7/21/2015   Quite simply, it wakes the wine up, coaxes it open for appreciation and so all the flavor components in its structure are mor

  • Walk A Vineyard

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Mike Madigan Date: 8/3/2015             At any stage in the development of the grapes, whether there&rsqu

  • Ten New Pink Wine picks with Class and Style

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Christopher Sawyer Date: 6/29/2015 During the summer and fall months, dry rosé style wines are fantastic to serve with tangy cheeses, charcuterie platters, gazp

  • No need to rinse out your glass!

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Sue Straight Date: 4/29/2015 Many tasting room visitors feel that they should rinse out their glass between tastes of wine. This really isn’t necessary - it dilu

  • Gently introduce your non-wine-drinking friends to the wonderful world of wine!

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Sue Straight Date: 6/20/2015 If you have friends whose alcoholic beverage of choice is usually beer or cocktails, but they are willing to give wine a go, try the f

  • How To Hold A Wine Glass

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Sue Straight Date: 6/11/2015 “How do you hold a wine glass?” I get asked this question frequently. The first thing I would say is “carefully and upright, so you don’t spill the wine,” but there actually is a right and a wrong way to h

  • “It’s all good!”

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Sue Straight Date: 4/29/2015 Over the past 30 plus years, I have poured wine for thousands of people, many of whom were in

  • Dress Appropriately

    Author: Zeke Quezada Date: 10-03-2017

    Author: Sue Straight Date: 4/29/2015 No, I’m not talking wine country dress code here, just comfort and practicality. The weather in wine country is often c