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Trefethen Harvest Bootcamp

Oct 15, 2019
Trefethen Harvest Bootcamp

If you're looking for a truly memorable and unique experience in Napa, look no further: Trefethen offers a hands-on "Harvest Bootcamp" that showcases their grape-growing and winemaking process. I had the amazing opportunity to experience this a few weeks ago during their 2019 experience and it was by far one of the highlights of my wine blogging career. 

Abbot's Passage: The Coolest Place in Sonoma

Aug 27, 2019
Abbot's Passage: The Coolest Place in Sonoma

Abbot’s Passage is a distinctive destination in downtown Sonoma that is home to unique regularly scheduled workshops that pair hands-on education and exploration with tastings of Katie Bundschu’s small-lot, co-fermented field blend wines. Grapes are sourced from prominent storied vineyards, and she’s apt to make wines just as unique as her space, such as a Chenin Blanc/Verdejo blend. ⁣

Canned Wine: Recent Fad or Here to Stay?

Aug 18, 2019
Canned Wine: Recent Fad or Here to Stay?

A Skeptic's Guide to Canned Wine

Wine is so often synonymous with luxury, snobbery, showmanship... but those aren’t the things I love about wine. I love the story, the people, the way it brings humans together over a good glass. So I had to ask myself... could there not a place for canned wine in my life?

Where to eat in the Bay: Kincaid's Burlingame

Aug 10, 2019
Where to eat in the Bay: Kincaid's Burlingame

Located on the Bay, Kincaid's in Burlingame is a steak and seafood restaurant that combines a casually elegant atmosphere, beautiful water views, amazing food, and a great wine list. While Kincaid's itself is a small national chain, they strive to bring a local touch to each restaurant and make their guests feel like home. 

Stop Drinking Shitty Rosé

Apr 09, 2019
Stop Drinking Shitty Rosé

Rosé wine is a category run amok. Demand is crazy high, with the consumer understanding absolutely minuscule. It's associated most often with day-drinking (cue squealing cheers of "rosé all day!), something pretty to put in your glass for Instagram, a poolside accessory. It's obligatory for wineries to make one, regardless of if their grapes, location, or aptitude is up for the challenge. The main problem: no one cares what it tastes like. It's an ornament. 

Jord Watches: Chic & Sustainable

Apr 08, 2019
Jord Watches: Chic & Sustainable

When Jord watches reached out, I knew they were the perfect intersection of luxury, fashion, and sustainability that I just couldn’t help but pass up a partnership with.

2018 in Review

Jan 08, 2019
2018 in Review

2018 was a year filled with change and growth! Check out my highlights by month in this post.

Paige's Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Lovers

Dec 01, 2018
Paige's Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Lovers

Let's talk GIFTS!
Here are my 12 favorite wine-related things right now, all of which would make purrrrrfect holiday gifts!

Visit Tri-Valley

Oct 16, 2018
Visit Tri-Valley

The Tri-Valley is the coolest place you’ve never heard of… yet. Comprised of three valleys that come together (hence the name), this area features the cities of Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore, and the sweet little town of Danville. There’s the historic wine region— Livermore Valley AVA, charming breweries and pubs along their beer trail, even an ice-cream trail.