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Kathy’s Choice in Fine Wines!

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This week I have some excellent fine wines you’ll want to find fast, before they sell out! Clos Solene 2014 Hommage Banc Paso Robles This delicious blend of 75% Roussanne and 25% Viognier is quite lovely, and typical of the…

Great Wines for Drinking on Thanksgiving!

The Dooleys 2015

Here’s my list of winemakers’ tips to enhance your holiday meals! As always, every other Sunday I like to provide a link to my Santa Maria Times column, From the Vine, which you can access free of charge (or obnoxious…

Kathy Choice in Wines Sept. 16

Tercero bottle shots; june 2014

Three dramatically different wines, each one awesome, made this week’s choice in fine wines purely a pleasure (as if that wasn’t always the case with my recommendations)! Bedford 2010 Grenache Santa Barbara County Dramatic and rich, this deeply layered Grenache…

Winemaker Austin Hope Celebrates the 4th of July

Celebrate the 4th of July in style with fine wines by Paso Robles winemaker Austin Hope! Nothing says summertime and sizzle like the annual 4th of July coming up next Saturday, I love celebrating the United States of America’s birthday!…

Wine is–what’s your take?

Wine is–so many things to everyone who loves it! Great Wines made by great Paso Robles winemakers! I was working on a story about Austin Hope and the red wines of summer when I found this killer video on their webpage, www.hopefamilywine.com.…

Anglim Winery

Steffani and Steve Anglim

Steve and Steffanie Anglim Share a Passion for Paso Robles Wine For those of you who don’t subscribe to the Santa Maria Times, here’s a link to my column From the Vine about Anglim Winery in Paso Robles. I had…

SummerWood offers a grand experience!

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Make SummerWood Winery & Inn’s gorgeous estate a  must stop on your itinerary! I’ve been to SummerWood Winery & Inn events many times over the past several years, and I’ve always walked away impressed by everything they offer the wine…