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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 4/24/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted.

Vinography Images: So Long Sucker

Vineyard workers suckering in the rows at the Camp Meeting Ridge vineyard of Flowers Winery in the Fort Ross-Seaview AVA

The Garagiste Wine Festival: April 30, Sonoma

Hey wine lover! Yeah, you. Wanna go taste some interesting wines this coming Saturday? And by interesting, I mean probably

Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 4/24/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 4/17/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted.

Vinography Images: Crowns of Green

Old Zinfandel vines show off their crowns of new green leaves in the spring in San Luis Obispo County. SLO,

Red Mountain Aristocracy: The Wines of Col Solare

By now, it is something of a well-trodden path in the world of wine. A long-standing European wine family begins

2022 Napa Wine Library Tasting: April 24, Napa

Spring is in the air, folks, and a lot less virus. And it’s not just the flowers that are blossoming,

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Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 4/17/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I

Napa – Small Scale, Big Change

For more than 80 years, the journey up Highway 29 into Napa Valley has begun with the same view. To

Vinography Images: Spring Storms

A spring rainstorm clears over the Dierberg Star Lane Vineyard as mustard blooms in the foreground of the green Happy

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 4/3/22

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Vinography Images: The Green Knight

Sonoma’s Knights Valley shows in the full flush of spring’s emerald green as the morning sun hits ridges filled with

The TTB Weighs in on ‘Clean Wine’

Call it an early Easter basket surprise for those of us who aren’t fans of denigration marketing. In its newsletter

Reminder: Todd White and Dry Farm Wines are Lying to Your Face

Like most of you, I’d expect, I get a lot of wine ads in my social media feeds. Most of

Introducing the Healdsburg Wine and Food Experience, May 20-22

Seeing the resumption of wine and food events warms my heart. But in addition to the perennial events that many

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Wine News: What I’m Reading the Week of 4/3/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly roundup of the wine stories that I find of interest on the web. I

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 3/27/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted.

Vinography Images: Sonoma Swells

The rolling hills and morning fog look like ocean swells in Gallo’s Two Rock Vineyard just outside of Cotati in