Napa Wine Tasting 2012 Etude Pinot Gris Carneros

Napa Wine Tasting is always a treat for wine lovers around the globe.  Fortunately, we don’t have to make the trip to Napa to experience their great wines.  Thus is the case with my review of the 2012 Etude Pinot Gris Carneros. On this occasion, I was visiting the Montage Laguna Beach with my wife. …


Tablas Creek Wine Bottle

Paso Robles Wine Tasting Tour – Quality Wine Getting Recognized

Going on a Paso Robles Wine Tasting Tour is not a new activity for my wife and I.  For the past several years now, we have been making the four-hour trek from our home in Rancho Cucamonga, California (Southern California Area) up the Interstate 5 Freeway through Los Angeles, and then proceeding west on highway…



Wine Tasting Woodinville WA – 2012 Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Location – Woodinville, WA (60 minutes northeast of Seattle, Washington)   AVA – Columbia Valley AVA as well as others AVAs located throughout the state   Style of Wines Available– A variety of some of your more mainstreamed varietals including Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Riesling, and Sauvignon are just a few of the terrific wines…



Wine Tasting Rancho Cucamonga – 2009 J Filippi Cabernet Franc

Title: Wine Tasting Rancho Cucamonga –  Joseph Filippi Winery   Location – Rancho Cucamonga, CA (Southern California)   AVA – Cucamonga Valley AVA   Style of Wines Available– Wide variety of blends and varietals, including Sangiovese, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Syrah, Zinfandel, Mourvedre, Big Joe Red, and Almond Champagne     Tasting Room – The winery…


View from Daou Vineyards

Paso Robles Wine Tours – Daou Winery

There is certainly a lot to like about taking Paso Robles Wine Tours.  One reason are the memories my wife and I have made due to the many visits we have made to the Paso Robles Region.  On one occasion, we made a visit up to Paso Robles for our wedding anniversary.  We stayed at…


Carter Estate Merlot

Wine Country Temecula – Carter Estates Winery

My wife and I over the years have made many trips to Wine Country Temecula.  And more often than not, we pay a visit to one of our favorite wineries called South Coast Winery (SCW).  And on many of these visits, we noticed some construction across the street from South Coast.  We didn’t pay much…


South Coast Winery Ruby Cuvee

Temecula Wine – South Coast Winery Ruby Cuvee

Temecula Wine is easy to find in our household, since Temecula is a stones through from our house (well, maybe a little farther than that).  And since we are wine club members at South Coast Winery Temecula, in addition to the many benefits of being a wine club member e.g. discount at restaurant, discount at…