California Wine and History

Did you know that it is estimated that 90% of wine made in the U.S. is produced in California? Incredible! How did this incredible legacy and industry begin? The first recorded vineyard being planted was done so in 1683 by a Spanish Jesuit Missionary named Eusebio Francisco Kino. The first variety was name “Misionero”…

2017 Napa and Sonoma Fires Update

As I’m sure you all remember, 2017 was a devastating year for Napa valley and the Sonoma region due to wildfires. As I’ve mentioned, this is an area we love and have visited many times. If you’ll remember more than 40 people were killed and more than 5,000 homes…

Love and Wine

Is it not the season for weddings? Recently, my nephew had the most beautiful outdoor wedding, rustic barn theme. Handsome groom. Gorgeous bride. It brought a tear to the eye. Champaign and wine were a big part of the ceremonial event. Which, of course, we are always more than happy to provide…