Tenuta Vineyards – Behind the scenes and barrel tasting third largest winery in Livermore, California producing approximately 25,000 cases, Tenuta Vineyards is a unique place. Perched on a hill overlooking the rolling hills of Livermore, not only does it produce wine under its own Tenuta label, but offers a custom crush facility.Do you have a strong desire...

Tenuta Vineyards: Where Rich wines flow, friendships form

Then with the popularity of the movie, Sideways, many of the other wineries in the area also started to produce Pinots.
Ruby Hill Winery Livermore

Winery: Ruby Hill Winery, Pleasanton, California

The tasting room is beautiful and a great place to hang out with comfortable couches and a fireplace.

La Rochelle Winery in Livermore: Pinots in paradise

If you're in Livermore, I'd put La Rochelle high on your list of places to visit.

Livermore wine country: Photo of the day

Sometimes a photo says it all.More to come from our recent Livermore and Napa wine tastings including Cakebreak, Artesa, Sequoia Grove, Turnbull, Ruby Hill, Tenuta, Fenestra and La Rochelle.

SouPerBowl or SuperBowl? Outtake from Livermore wine country

Things go wrong when I interrupt the talent. This is the abbreviated PG version. (yes, Loni, you were and are right!)

All things wine – Livermore

(guest post emailed to You can too!)Today was a Livermore wine day with visits to Retzlaff and Fenestra.  First stop at Retzlaff to pick up futures we'd barrel tasted and purchased last year. Surprisingly the parking lot was relatively empty when we arrived, but that was...
Niles Canyon Railway in the San Francisco Bay - Christmas

Ready for some holiday cheer? All aboard the Niles Canyon Railway Train of Lights

If you are looking to jump start your holiday with some Christmas cheer, the "Train of Lights" is a surefire remedy.