Our Journey

If you haven't heard of Switchback Ridge, you certainly need to.  Whether you're a fan of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, or Merlot, you'll find a vintage that is just right for you at this lovely winery.  The history of the winery dates back 100 years...

Every vineyard has that one family of wines that truly represents their values.  Whether it is a Reserve Wine Collection that simply oozes luscious aromas or a lovely rose that piques the interest in a more delicate manner, there is something to be said for...

The Calistoga AVA has a variety of vineyards and wineries that are producing outstanding premium wines for the market.  Although this AVA is not mentioned as much as ones like Stag's Leap, it certainly shows quite a bit of promise.  Fairwinds Estate Winery is one...

Calera Wines, located in Hollister, is a winery that boasts idyllic scenery, delicious premium wines, and an atmosphere that takes you into another world each time you visit. Their dedication to their wines is absolutely admirable and we certainly enjoyed our visit to their beautiful...

With Independence Day just past, many folks are still reminiscing about family, friends, and their thoughts on a variety of issues facing our country today.  Some go beyond that point, discussing issues in the entire world and wondering how things will change over the coming years....

  California is the largest wine producing state in the US and this sort of relegated other states in the industry to the background. Washington is the next biggest wine producer after California, with 48,000 acres of vineyard and over 150 wineries. Oregon has a relatively...

Washington wines are made from grapes grown in the United States and sourced from a variety of vineyards.  The state currently ranks second in United States wine production, following behind California which is known as the entryway for the majority of vintners throughout history. The...

Cigar City Brewing Company in Tampa Bay, Florida has long been a master of brewing. These folks have a long history of brewing behind them, considering the brewing industry has been a part of Tampa Bay for over a century. The level of dedication reached...

Cigar City Brewing Company is one of the most well-known brewing companies in South Florida, and throughout the United States overall. With decades of brewing experience behind them, they have gained a well-deserved amount of popularity and loyalty within the craft brewing industry and we...

While we've been spending a copious amount of time talking about all of the great craft beer on the market this season, we've not said very much about the great wines out there.  As the Fourth of July is, quite literally, just a few days...