Getting Arrogant and Being Loved

Getting Arrogant and Being Loved

The word arrogant has a stigma to it. I personally shy away from arrogant people, that is until I met this dapper little frog. He appeared at a gathering in October where we all fell in love with him. After all how can you resist this little frog dressed so classy.  ...
Awaken your Senses with Adorada Wines

Awaken your Senses with Adorada Wines

Have you ever opened a bottle of wine, poured it in the glass and got a scent from the wine that transported you back to your childhood or another time or memory? Good memories of course. That is the what you will experience when you open a bottle of Adorada Wines....
Sisters Sharing Wine Made By Sisters

Sisters Sharing Wine Made By Sisters

Located in Healdsburg (Sonoma County) in a unique tasting room made from recycled shipping containers with a vintage 1920 kind of feel. Inside you’ll find chandeliers, marble and a nice patio for a wonderful experience. Behind the winemaking is honoree sister Penny...
Bourbon Barrels and Wine

Bourbon Barrels and Wine

What do bourbon barrels have to do with wine? Recently there has been a trend to age wine in bourbon barrels. It’s interesting because Bob Blue, winemaker of 1000 Stories Wines said that when he began as winemaker in the 80’s they aged wine in Bourbon barrels as a...
Not All Gondola Rides Happen On The Ski Slopes

Not All Gondola Rides Happen On The Ski Slopes

The only time I’ve rode in a gondola is when I’ve been skiing. Never did I think I would be riding one to get to a winery, but that is how you get to Sterling Vineyards in Calistoga. (They call it an aerial tram) Sterling sits on the top of a large hill and they need...