Napa or Paso Robles?

You’ve decided to take a trip to beautiful California wine country and you can’t decide which region to visit, Napa or Paso Robles. I visit both regions often and love them both for different reasons. Let’s start with some basic information on each region. Napa: 45,000 acres of grapes 33 soil types 34 wine varietals … More Napa or Paso Robles?

Vintage Paso Weekend

This past weekend my husband and I went to Paso Robles, CA for Vintage Paso Weekend. It used to be called Zinfandel Weekend because it honors Paso’s heritage varietal, Zinfandel. There are events at over 100 wineries, a Zinposium and a Z Afterparty. Zinfandel is one of the most versatile food wines. I love pairing … More Vintage Paso Weekend

Proper Wine Storage

One of the less glamorous wine topics, but oh so important, is that of wine storage. Purchasing wine is an investment, so you want to protect that investment. When I was new to wine and started purchasing bottles to take home I didn’t have anywhere to put them. I instinctively knew that they should be … More Proper Wine Storage