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2017 Harvest Report Looks Good!

Night Harvest at Stone Corral Vineyard - Courtesy Stephen Ross Wine Cellars

Harvest 2017 in From the Vine  My bi-weekly wine column in the Santa Maria Times and the Lompoc Record was published today, October 8, 2017. It’s about the 2017 Harvest Report and wine festival. Each year I report on what…

Time for From the Vine

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From the Vine, my bi-weekly column in the Santa Maria Times and Lompoc Record, is all about Los Olivos, Ballard, and Solvang today. Here’s the free link to read my latest column in the Santa Maria Time and the Lompoc…

Adventures in Wine Country

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From the Vine, my wine column for the Santa Maria Times and Lompoc Record, was published today, Jan. 29th. You can read my article about Adventures in Wine Country by clicking on this free link: http://santamariatimes.com/lifestyles/columnist/from_the_vine/check-out-these-adventures-in-wine-country/article_5ebc1e2a-82b3-59ce-82c5-4c0841767907.html I also provided links…

Wine Tasting Fouls at Midnight Cellars!

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Winemaking etiquette at Midnight Cellars in Paso Robles! Here’s a brief but fun twist on poor etiquette in tasting rooms, you don’t want to be this guy! But if you do want to join him, pay a visit to Midnight…

Chef Maegen Loring finds a sweet spot

The restaurant at Niner Wine Estates is a destination for food and wine lovers! I had heard about chef Maegan Loring taking over the professional kitchen at Niner Winery in Paso Robles. So I was happy about going to meet…

Foremost Wine Co. a Great New Eatery

The hottest new eatery in San Luis Obispo County! Last week I provided a bit of a teaser about this exciting new restaurant, wine shop, and tasting room opening in San Luis Obispo, just to garner your enthusiasm. But now…