Citing political climate, County Planning Commission delays winery vote

County planning commissioners voiced no major objections to the proposed Girard Winery near Calistoga, but still decided to delay taking a vote until Jan. 21.

Vineyard News

Wine: Got palate fatigue? Try these palate cleansers

Palate fatigue is real — and you don't need to be a professional wine judge to experience it. Remember that time you were on a zinfandel roll in Lodi and the winemaker at your second stop decided to uncork rare vintages of his old vine zinfandel dating back to, ahem, the vines' adolescence?

Vineyard News