Verdelho

Last spring, we found ourselves in Australia for the Wine Media Conference held in the Hunter Valley.  Well really, last fall for us in October, but it was spring in Australia and the Southern Hemisphere.   After the conference, we attended one of the sponsored post-conference...

Santa Maria Valley is the northernmost appellation in Santa Barbara County.  The average temperature here is 64 degrees.  The area is bounded on the north by the San Rafael Mountains and on the south by the Solomon Hills.  They get early bud break here and...

We have long been members of Wiens Wine Club. [caption id="attachment_3028" align="alignright" width="300"] Wien's Barrel Room from main room[/caption] On our first trip to Temecula it was the last stop of our second day and we loved their wines.   Not trusting ourselves, we went back the...