olive oil tasting

Olive Oils and More Tasting

We’ve found that wine tasting leads to other sensory adventures. Food and wine. Chocolates and wine. The list goes on.

California Wine and Food

Places to Eat

One of our pleasures of wine tasting is stopping for lunch along the way or picking up picnic makings to enjoy along with wine at one of our favorite wineries.

White Wine and Cheese Pairing

White Wine and Cheese Pairings

Try to pair wines and cheeses from the same region.  A Gewürztraminer will pair nicely with a Muenster or Jarlsberg.

Napa Valley Wine Trail

Napa Valley Wine Trail

A “starter wine trail,” this trail highlights some of the “big name” Napa wineries including Chateau Montelena of Bottle Shock fame.