Lodi Native Zinfandel Wine 

Rediscovering Lodi Zinfandel

Mention Zinfandel to wine drinkers and you’re bound to get a wide array of reactions from “it’s too big, bold, a fruit bomb, and alcoholic” to “it’s a complex grape that is as diverse as its terroir.” In the past decade, Zinfandel has had an identity crisis. Some vintners chose to go for the big and bold style to please... Read More
Editions Napa Wine 

Wine Country Strong Concert Honoring First Responders and Emergency Workers Announced for November 5

Festival Napa Valley and Boisset Collection are joining forces to present Wine Country Strong, a FREE concert and chef’s picnic honoring the first responders and emergency workers who provided heroic service in the recent wildfires. The concert and barbecue will be held at Lincoln Theater in Yountville, on Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 2pm – 5:30pm. Wine Country Strong is free for... Read More
Editions Events Food Mendocino Travel Wine 

Mendocino’s Mushroom, Wine and Beer Fest Vows to Continue Satisfying Hungry Guests After Devastating Fires

Mendocino County, like its other wine country neighbors, has had a devastating couple of weeks. Approximately 37,000 acres were decimated and certain wineries were destroyed in the recent wild fires. However, Mendocino residents are strong and united in the message that they are open for business and ready to welcome guests. Organizers continue to plan the 19th annual Mushroom, Wine... Read More
California Wildfires Ways to Help Mendocino Napa Sonoma Wine 

Donations Pour In For Affected Wine Country Fire Victims

The wine country community has always been incredibly generous to those in need. Every year, Napa Valley Vintners hosts Napa Valley Wine Auction for local area nonprofits. Sonoma and Mendocino wineries hosts various events throughout the year to benefit those in need in their communities. In addition, wineries have donated millions of dollars in wine to various charities throughout the... Read More
Wine 

Update:Wine Country Fires

As raging wildfires continue throughout Northern California Wine country becoming one of the deadliest and most destructive in California history, firefighters continue to make gains overnight into Thursday morning. At least 23 people have died and at least 3,500 homes and businesses have been destroyed. Entire cities had evacuated, including the historic resort town of Calistoga, a popular destination filled... Read More
Mendocino Travel Wine 

Fire Update: Mendocino County Redwood Complex Fire

The Redwood Complex Fire has ravaged areas of Mendocino County since it began on Sunday, October 8, 2017. The amount of devastation in Mendocino County is catastrophic. This fire, like fires actively burning in Sonoma and Napa counties affect wineries, vineyards, businesses and residences alike. As of the publishing of this story, the fire has affected a relatively small portion... Read More
Napa Travel Wine 

Napa Fire Update: Tuesday October 10

Napa County officials released a map of burned-over areas throughout the county as of Tuesday morning, October 10th. The fires remain uncontained and stated that all previous evacuations and road closures remain in effect with additional evacuations possible as the fires continue to move throughout the county. During the press conference, Cal Fire released its first official incident report for... Read More
Mendocino Napa Sonoma Wine 

Catastrophic Wildfires Ravage Northern California Wine Country including Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino Counties in the mist of 2017 Harvest

Multiple wildfires spread across Northern California Wine country forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents and tourists overnight. All of the fires began on Sunday and began to spread at an amazing rate due to near perfect combination of high temperatures, dry conditions and gusting 50 to 70 mph winds. By late afternoon on Monday, more than 73,000 acres in... Read More