Gewürztraminer Pronunciation & 15 Other Difficult Wine Words

The description is impressive. The tasting notes – divine. But now the panic creeps in; how can you order the wine if you don’t know how to pronounce it!? In this article, you’ll learn how to pronounce Gewürztraminer and so much more. By the time you finish reading this blog, you’ll feel like a veritable…

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15 Beautiful Wineries for Sonoma Wine Tasting

You’re planning your trip to premium wine country and probably wondering “where is the best vineyard wine tasting near me in Sonoma?” Well, look no further. We’ve rounded up our favorite intimate Sonoma wine tasting experiences that won’t leave you wanting.  And, if you’re far away and dreaming of your Sonoma wine tasting tour, why…

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10 Steps for Building a Home Wine Cellar

Some wines are better with age. But if you want to get the most out of your bottle, it’s important to have a proper way to store it. Simply putting your expensive wine bottle up on a shelf is a surefire way to ruin it before your first sip. What you need is a home…

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How to Taste Wine: 11 Tips for Your First Visit

If you’re planning your first wine tasting, or your first trip to Sonoma, you’re sure to have questions about how to taste wine. Questions like: “How many wines are included?” “Will I get drunk during a wine tasting?” “In what order should you taste wine?” “How do you choose what to wear when wine tasting!?”…

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The 21 Best Wineries in Sonoma County

Sonoma County, California is home to some of the best wine in the world, and it’s also home to more than 425 wineries. It doesn’t matter if you’re lucky enough to be living here, or if you’re visiting on vacation. You probably want to know which of these are the best wineries in Sonoma County!…

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What is Wine Country?

When a self-defined “wine lover” decides to visit “Wine Country,” the usual first thought of others is, “Oh, you’re going to Napa Valley.” And it certainly is true that most of the country thinks of that small valley northeast of San Francisco as the No. 1 Wine Country region in the United States, but there…

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