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Passaggio 2014 Sauvignon Blanc and 2012 Chardonnay

Well I’d have to say the highlight of my week was the Broadway Under the Stars. On Sunday, June 28th, the Passaggio Wine Club members… 343 more words

Sauvignon Blanc

Francis Ford Coppola Winery Getaway

For our first summer road trip of our July series, I bring you the Francis Ford Coppola Winery! Hopefully you caught my post on Monday for some… 349 more words

Sweet Tea

Restaurant Review: the Girl & the Fig

I spend a fair number of weekends frequenting Sonoma ever since my parents sold the home I grew up in and relocated to wine country to retire (they still won’t tell me the secret to their success). 416 more words


BBQ fun: Cabernet, Merlot, Malbec and blends from $10 to $19

Retailers, merchants, supermarkets in some states and big box stores can be good browsing territories when looking for good values for summer barbecue fun. You can find cheaper wines, of course, but you can’t always distinguish the varietal in the aroma or flavor; most have a soft, flabby sameness. 419 more words


Ghost Pines Merlot 2012

Purchased from Safeway, around $15 Ghost Pines Website

Aaron: Chocolate and berries on the nose and just tons of fruit.  Noticeable tannins give good body and a bit of tobacco alongside mossy peaches and dark red apples makes the mind entranced with flavors.   99 more words


To the Maxi

Lately it has been really warm here in Sonoma, and a maxi dress is perfect to stay comfortable. I love the print of this dress, and the low back makes it feel really fresh and updated. 45 more words