Category: Central Coast CA Wine

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #2

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #2: Sustainable Leader. “With it’s statewide California Sustainable Winegrowing Program, establishing strong environmental and socially responsible practices from ground to glass, California vintners and growers are leaders for other wine regions – and agricultural producers – in the… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #3

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #3: Family Business. “California’s 4,600 wine grape growers and 3,800 wineries are primarily family-owned and operated businesses, many involving multiple generations. Decisions are made for the long term benefit of the business, land and community.” Cheers to our… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #4

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #4: Wine Lovers Choice. With wine grapes grown in 48 of the state’s 58 counties, California’s 116 American Viticultural Areas (AVA’s) each with a unique history, soil, climate and topography, create an amazing range of high quality wines. Its… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: # 5

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #5: Chef’s Favorite. California’s wine popularity has grown alongside the nation’s fascination with food and interest in fresh, seasonal cooking and dining. Many of America’s top Chefs work in California, home to more than 400 wines and agricultural… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: 6

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #6: Economic Driver “The California wine industry generates 820,000 jobs in the U.S. of which 330,000 are in California. The overall economic impact of the California wine industry on the U.S. economy is $121.8 billion; $61.5 billion on… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #7

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #7: Culinary Traveler’s Paradise “California is the most visited state in the U.S. for food and wine-related activities, with 21 million visitors to the state’s wine regions each year. California wineries also offer a vast array of cultural… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wine: Reason # 8

There are at least 10 reasons to love California wine. Here is reason # 8: Top Crop ” Although less than 1% of California land is planted to vineyards, California wine is one of the top three agricultural products in the state. Vineyards help keep land in agriculture, and preserve open space and scenic pastoral landscapes.” Enjoy your… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wine #10

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #10. Number 10: A U.S. Wine Culture “Wine consumption has risen for 19 consecutive years in the U.S., and the growth of wine magazines, websites, blogs and feature films attests to the fact that wine has become a… Read more »