Highlights from the 2nd Annual “Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure”

Highlights from the 2nd Annual “Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure”

Last weekend, some of the finest local, small production wine making talent around gathered at the Veterans Memorial Building in Solvang, CA for the 2nd annual "Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure". This year, a Grand Tasting was held on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon, with a different lineup each day.  With 60 wineries pouring over the [...]

Sparkling Wines for the New Year – Vertuze & Louis Bouillot Sparkling Rosé

Sparkling Wines for the New Year – Vertuze & Louis Bouillot Sparkling Rosé

 With all the celebrating that goes on at this time of year, I find myself enjoying a lot more sparkling wine and champagne than I usually do. Since I have less time to travel to wine country over the holidays, I've been exploring the world of sparkling wine at home with friends and family. I [...]