Arizona Winery

Best Arizona Wineries – Sedona Arizona

It is probably no surprise to you that since I am heavily involved in the wine tourism industry, that I have many friends who share in the same interests that I have.  One of my friends named Suzanne is also a person who has the opportunity to travel to many wine country areas around the…


South Coast Winery

Celebrating My 49th Birthday in Temecula Wine Tasting

Last weekend I celebrated my 49th birthday.  The interesting thing is that I don’t feel old.  I remember when I was in my teens and even into my 20’s, that I thought when I reached the age of 50, that my life physically would be going downhill fast.  That I would have so many aches…


Pinot Noir Grapes

Wine Tasting Tour to Pinot Palooza in Orange County CA

Yesterday afternoon I embarked on a wine tasting tour out to Santa Ana, CA to participate in an event that I had not been to before.  It was called Pinot Palooza. It was held at a wine shop called Fine Wine Merchants.  They actually have three locations within California:San Francisco, San Jose, and their Orange…


Grapevine Texas Wine Festival

Texas Wine Tours – 2014 Grapevine Texas’ GrapeFest Review

    This past weekend on one of my Texas Wine Tours, I was able to attend the 2014 Edition of Grapevine Texas’ GrapeFest Event.  If you are not familiar with where Grapevine, Texas is located, it is about 15 minutes west of the Dallas Fort Worth Airport in Texas.  I have been fortunate to…


Vintage Paso-ManZinfandel

Paso Robles Wine Country Vacation – Paso Man Zinfandel Video

As a wine lover, I feel very fortunate to live in California.  From my Southern California home in Rancho Cucamonga, I can think of 5 major wine country areas that are all within driving distance that I would not hesitate to recommend to any of my fellow oenophiles. One of these areas is the Paso…


Chef Alan Wong

Wine Country Recipe – Rib Eye with Miso-Red Wine Marinade

Given the tough week that so many endured, I didn’t feel that talking about wine country experiences seemed appropriate.  So since we all still have to eat, I thought I would include a wine country recipe instead.  Hope You Enjoy It! I didn’t have to look far for a wine country recipe.  Since I subscribe…