Between the Vines is a biweekly column on wine and winemaking in the Livermore Valley region. This column information was contributed by the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association The Italian game of bocce is fun for people of all ages.
The nation is not only moving past apartheid, but also an insular approach to making wine.
Danny Seo, the Martha Stewart of green, launches wine line made from organic grapes.
An intersection that's become very busy because of its location near wine country and the Chumash Casino is now expected to be much safer. The final phases of work on the roundabout in the Santa Ynez Valley are taking place.
You might think you know white zinfandel: pink, sweet, and often served—yes—on the rocks. Fans buy a whopping 10 million cases annually, but the wine has always had an image problem. Serious wine types rarely cop to drinking the stuff—too syrupy, too mass-market—but now, thanks to a crew of zin-loving winemakers, white zinfandel is getting a makeover.