How Will You Celebrate National Zinfandel Day?

Hear ye! Hear ye! The third Wednesday of each November has been decreed as National Zinfandel Day. It is a day that Zin lovers celebrate a wine variety that is associated almost exclusively with California. Its timing serves as a

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It’s Time to Celebrate With Some Tempranillo!

The organization has a long name: Tempranillo Advocates, Producers and Amigos Society. Fortunately, it also has an easy-to-remember acronym: TAPAS. And TAPAS has declared today through the weekend as “International Tempranillo Day.” You should know right off the bat that

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A Toast to National Merlot Day

Enticing dark fruit flavors. A supple texture. Soft tannins for early accessibility. Merlot is the variety that has it all. It’s the red wine to drink while your Cabernet Sauvignon is aging. If you happened to see the movie “Sideways,”

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Temecula and Wine

Napa Valley and Sonoma County get most of the media attention, but two areas of Southern California are home to one of the oldest and one of the newest vineyard areas in the Golden State. One of the oldest is

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