Willamette Valley Wines Featured at California Wine Club

Hi guys!  Hope you are staying cool this summer.  It’s been a hot one over here, but we’ve been making wine slushies to keep cool.  Last month I featured an article about several places to visit that are much cheaper than Napa, but still offer world class wines.  Looks like California Wine Club must have read my post – they’re offering a delicious selection of Willamette Valley wines!  Oregon, surprisingly enough, is famous for their white Pinot...

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Can’t Afford Napa, but Want a Wine Adventure? Check Out Three Affordable, Amazing Wine Trip Ideas Here.

Napa and Sonoma are beautiful, amazing places to visit.  Known as “wine country,” these cities charge a mighty premium to visit, and then charge even more for wine tastings and food.  Add to that an outrageous hotel bill – even in low season they can be $200-$300 a night, and you’ve got yourself a hard knock to the wallet. In that light, I’ve compiled a list of a couple of my personal favorite cities to visit for wine tasting.  These are...

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An $18.99 bottle for $4.99 – Is This Real?

I’m actually really surprised. I know I’ve found some killer deals and shared them with you – like Free shipping offers and delicious Rosés, but I am not sure I’ve seen this deep of a discount. This delicious and well known Merlot is being sold elsewhere for $18.99, but somehow Wine of the Month Club is managing to reduce it by $14.00 – to just $4.99 a bottle. That’s less than $5. I really thought it wasn’t real – but I looked...

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Wine Theme Park – Fun Forever!

  Imagine a theme park where wine flowed freely – and then some! In Bordeaux, France, La Cité du Vin is going to give you exactly that.  Is it heaven?  I’m pretty sure it will be. La Cité du Vin is a 3.3 acre park getting a lot of media coverage – of course.  The grounds will include comprehensive coverage of wines through the ages – including a look at different cultures, civilizations, and their treatments of wine.  It’s described...

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