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California Fire Donation Resources

It was just over a year ago that fires swept through northern California wine country.  We posted a link to various resources.  Now the fires are back.  The two largest are the Camp Fire in Butte County and the Woolsey […]

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California Wine Country Fire Resources

[Updated 21 October 2017 12:25 GMT-8] Here are some resources via the Palo Alto JCC: [Updated 13 October 2017 18:25 GMT-8] As you undoubtedly know, Sonoma, Napa, and Mendocino counties are

Jack Creek Vineyards Jack Creek Cellars Shows Why Wine Clubs Are Good

Jack Creek Cellars Shows Why Wine Clubs Are Good

If memory serves, we first visited Jack Creek Cellars in 2006. After tasting their wine, Norma whispered this→ Norma was off by a few years. A few days ago,

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University of Burgundy Launches Free Online Wine Course

Exciting breaking news! The Université de Bourgogne in Dijon is offering a free, online wine course starting May 21. There are a few glitches in the registration process

Say No to PA Pennsylvania Declares War on Wine

Pennsylvania Declares War on Wine

[Updated September 22, 2o14 with additional information from a friend who lives in Pennsylvania.] We interrupt our regular reviewing with a public service announcement. First, you need to know

Malibu Vineyard The New Malibu Coast AVA Might Be DOA

The New Malibu Coast AVA Might Be DOA

The new Malibu Coast AVA might be DOA.  Today the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a far-reaching coastal plan that specifically prohibits planting new vineyards.  Existing

Napa Quake Downtown

Napa Quake

[Update August 26 12:30 pm.  Berryessa News has produced a Youtube video using an aerial drone.  The Trefethen winery is the subject.  A historic winery building, vintage 1886,

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