Articles Tagged: California

Cali Mojito

When in California, do as the Californians do…and sip on this California-themed cocktail.… Read more

2009 Caretaker Pinot Noir – Wine Wednesday

Another pick from Trader Joe's. This wine was purchased for $9.99, a steal for a Pinot Noir from the Santa Maria Valley, which is near Santa Barbara California. For those of you who remember, this region was part of the Sideways journey. I am pretty picky about Pinot and this is one of the growing regions that I think produces some of the best Pinot Noir in California. My fave is Russian River and the Santa Maria Valley isn't far behind.

Prohibition and the California Wine Industry

Today, 92 years after Prohibition began, 79 years after it ended, California wines are counted among the very best in the world.

Liberty School 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon – Wine Wednesday

Liberty School is one of several brands from Hope Family Wines in Paso Robles, California. The Hope family has been making Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon since 1990.

Mark West Pinot Noir 2008 Review – Wine Wednesday

Wine Wednesday: Wine on a budget is possible ... Mark West Pinot Noir