JUNE 2019

The Backyard Côte d’Or
Wine Buisness International, June 27, 2019

Martin Ranch 2004 Thérèse Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Santa Cruz Mountains) Review
Zoram Observer, June 27, 2019

Silver Mountain’s Sublime Cabernet Sauvignon
Good Times SC, June 26, 2019

Quick Bites | Tickets available for Farm to Table wine dinner Friday
SC Sentinel, June 25, 2019

Cooper-Garrod 2012 Gravel Ridge Vineyard Chardonnay (Santa Cruz Mountains) Review
Zoram Observer, June 25, 2019

21 Bay Area wine festivals and cocktail events in July and beyond
Mercury News, June 22, 2019

Summer is here – get outside and enjoy!
In Menlo, June 21, 2019

California’s Santa Cruz Mountains Itinerary: A Well-Kept Secret
Wine Traveler, June 20, 2019

Behind the Bottle: Grape Gospel
Edible Monterey Bay, June 2019

Quick Bites | Music Fridays, Food Truck Saturdays starting at Nicholson Vineyards
SC Sentinel, June 18, 2019

The Wine Enthusiast Restaurant Hall of Fame
Wine Mag, June 13, 2019

20 Best Honeymoon Packages For An Insanely Romantic Vacation
Your Tango, June 12, 2019

Quick Bites | Winemaker dinner with Villa Del Monte
SC Sentinel, June 11, 2019

Homeless Garden Project’s Annual Farm Feast
Good Times SC, June 11, 2019

Roudon-Smith Winery opens new tasting room
Patch, June 11, 2019

Must Try Wines, Santa Cruz Mountain Wineries
M Magazine, June 2019

Wine Spectator: Trade War Is Hurting U.S. Wineries
Shanken News Daily, June 7, 2019

Pinot Paradise at Martin Ranch
Good Times SC, June 5, 2019

Trade War Is Hurting U.S. Wineries
Wine Spectator, June 5, 2019

The Winners of the 2019 Sunset International Wine Competition
Sunset Magazine June 5, 2019

California Winemakers are Going to Extremes in Search of Freshness
The Drinks Business, June 2, 2019

The 52 California Wineries You Need to Visit in 2019
The Press, SF Chronicle, June 2, 2019

Santa Cruz Mountain and Quinta Cruz: Unique Wines Beyond Pinot
The Press, SF Chronicle, June 2, 2019

Sante Arcangeli: Elegant Pinot Noir (and don’t forget the artichoke bread)
The Press, SF Chronicle, June 1, 2019

MAY 2019

Try This | May 31, 2019
Register-Pajaronian, May 21, 2019

The Ahlgren Vineyard was one of the Santa Cruz Mountains’ great unheralded wine estates. What happened to it?
SF Chronicle, May 31, 2019

U.S., China firms scramble as new tariffs hurt business
Hellenic Shipping News, May 31, 2019

Wine Country’s Can’t-Miss Summer Festivals + Concerts
7×7, May 30, 2019

Taste of the Mountains Wine Walk set for June 1 in downtown Menlo Park
InMenlo, May 30, 2019

Bottle Jack’s ‘Super Tuscan’ Firenze
Good Times SC, May 29, 2019

Quick Bites | Wine Wander benefits schools
SC Sentinel, May 28, 2019

Celebrity pastry chef Yigit Pura’s new gig (hello, concert-goers)
Mercury news, May 28, 2019

Master sommelier and grape goddess, Catherine Fallis talks all things wine
ABC 7 News, May 25, 2019

17 Bay Area wine festivals and cocktail events in June and beyond
Mercury news, May 25, 2019

Mountain Winery Opens With Diverse Lineup, New Food Caterer
Patch.com, May 24, 2019

Quick Bites | Food truck party at San Lorenzo Thursday
SC Sentinel, May 23, 2019

A Deeper Meaning Of Terroir For A Sonoma Winemaking Living Legend
Forbes, May 23, 2019

“Wine Wander” Through Aptos Village
Capitola Soquel Times, May 22, 2019

Exclusive VIP Wine Experience Offered at Rosewood Sand Hill
Luxury Travel Magazine, May 22, 2019

Meet Monterey’s New-Wave Winemakers
Wine Mag, May 21, 2019

One Day, One Place: Pescadero
SF Chronicle, May 21, 2019

The Mountain Winery is a dazzling destination for weddings and corporate events
ABC 7 News, May 20, 2019

Quick Bites | Winemaker dinner by Ridge Vineyards
SC Sentinel, May 15, 2019

Brunch For A Cause With Life Lab
Good Times SC, May 14, 2019

The World’s Most Wanted US Wines
Wine Searcher, May 14, 2019

What’s going on? | May 11-17
Register-Pajaronian, May 10, 2019

Calendar of Events | May 9-15, 2019
SC Sentinel, May 8, 2019

Stockwell Cellars’ Stellar 2017 Sauvignon Blanc
Good Times SC, May 8, 2019

Quick Bites | Tickets available for Chaminade wine dinners
SC Sentinel, May 7, 2019

Quick Bites | Wine and beer reception opens film fest
SC Sentinel, May 7, 2019

Quick Bites | Nicholson Vineyards celebrates Mom’s Day one day early
SC Sentinel, May 7, 2019

California’s White Wines Still Reign Supreme
Wine Mag, May 6, 2019

New Leaf learns some lessons about wine
SuperMarket News, May 3, 2019

Allison Levine Please The Palate: Five decades of Ridge Monte Bello
Napa Valley Register, May 2, 2019

Mountain Vines, Winemaking in the Santa Cruz Mountains Appellation
Gentry, May 1, 2019

Discover the unique wine scene in Gilroy, California
ABC 7 News, May 1, 2019

APRIL 2019

Garagiste Goes Glendale: US’ Best Wine Festival* Brings Over 50 Micro-Wineries and Over 200 Wines to Civic Auditorium, June 21st and 22nd
PR Web, April 30, 2019

Rotary Art Show sets up shop at West Valley College
San Jose Mercury News, April 26, 2019

Meet the Vintner: Scott Sisemore of Waxwing Wines
Edible Silicon Valley, April 24, 2019

Integrity Wines’ 2018 Pinot Grigio
Good Times SC, April 24, 2019

Quick Bites | Outstanding in the Field dinner features James Beard finalist
SC Sentinel, April 24, 2019

Quick Bites | Santa Cruz wines featured at grand tasting
SC Sentinel, April 24, 2019

Tips and tricks for creating sustainable party décor
ABC 7 News, April 23, 2019

Modern Guide to Santa Cruz: Beach Eats, Surf Style, and Breweries on Tap
7×7 Magazine, April 23, 2019

About Town, Week of April 22
Register Pajaronian, April 22, 2019

18 Bay Area wine festivals and cocktail events in May and beyond
East Bay Times, April 20, 2019

A road trip to California’s two most remote winery icons
SF Chronicle, April 18, 2019

Quick Bites | Wineries celebrate Passport Day
SC Sentinel, April 17, 2019

Quick Bites | California Giant Berry Farms Chef Invitational seeks applicants
SC Sentinel, April 17, 2019

A Taste of Spain from Ser Winery
Good Times SC, April 17, 2019

California wineries shut out from China amid trade war
SF Chronicle, April 15, 2019

Top 10 things to do in Santa Cruz County
SF Chronicle, April 12, 2019

Wedding Inspiration: Cowboy Boots and Bundt Cakes at a Woodside Winery
7×7 Magazine, April 12, 2019

Could the answer to one of grapegrowing’s worst problems be a simple application of kaolin?
Wine Searcher, April 12, 2019

Ridge Vineyards
Forbes, April 11, 2019

New Book: Wine Country Table
New Kerala, April 11, 2019

When California wineries change hands, it matters
SF Chronicle, April 11, 2019

Business Digest: Capitola-Soquel Chamber hosts networking lunch Wednesday
SC Sentinel, April 9, 2019

Quick Bites | Watsonville winery wins Best Pinot Noir award
SC Sentinel, April 9, 2019

5 events worth checking out in San Jose this week
Hoodline, April 9, 2019

Game of Thrones night at Boulevard, a rare dinner at Swordfish Tom’s, and more: KC’s food and drink events: April 8-14
The Pitch, April 9, 2019

Wine calendar: Affordable Champagne tastings, spring wine dinner, more
Cleveland.com, April 9, 2019

All About That Grape? There’s More to Understanding Wine
The Wall Street Journal, April 5, 2019

Tech Capital San Jose May Be One of the Most Under-Appreciated Cities in America
Thrillist, April 4, 2019

Where to Find the Best Wine and Food in Silicon Valley
Wine Enthusiast, April 4, 2019

California Wines Down To Earth Month Kicks Off in April with Eco-Friendly Events Across the State
New Kerala, April 3, 2019

New Leaf, Cat & Cloud Ready Aptos Village Outposts
Good Times SC, April 2, 2019

Bidding Well
Los Gatos Magazine, April 1, 2019

MARCH 2019

A Northern California Wine Country Underdog Is Working Its Way Back Into the Spotlight
VinePair, March 31, 2019

Aussie wine sheds vin de table image for finesse and grace
Business Times, March 29, 2019

New Book: Wine Country Table
Wine Institute, March 28, 2019

Modern Guide to Los Gatos: Destination Restaurants, Craft Beer + Sunny Days at the Park
7×7, March 27, 2019

21 Bay Area wine festivals and beer events in April and beyond
Mercury News, March 23, 2019

Australian Wine Today: Fresh, Crunchy and ‘Smashable’
NY Times, March 21, 2019

Chaucer’s: A Sweeter Side of Bargetto
Good Times SC, March 20, 2019

California Wines “Down To Earth Month” Kicks Off in April with Eco-Friendly Events Across the State
Wine Institute, March 19, 2019

Mount Eden Vineyards: Comparing the Cabernets 1990-2000
Decanter, March 19, 2019

High on Acid and Real Sense of Purpose at 2019 World of Pinot Noir
Randy Caparoso, March 17, 2019

My Favourite California Red Wines at VanWineFest 2019
My Wine Pal, March 15, 2019

Top Wines from the Santa Cruz Mountains to Be Featured at the Fifth Annual Silicon Valley Wine Auction Grand Tasting
Wine Industry Advisor, March 15, 2019

Syrah: The Versatile Wine that Goes with Burgers and Fries
Paste Magazine, March 12, 2019

Morsels: New places open, GourmetFest returns, restaurants going green and more
Monterey County Weekly, March 11, 2019

Wine Tasting All Year Long
Your Travel Insider, March 10, 2019

Business Digest: Capitola-Soquel Chamber hosts networking lunch Wednesday
SC Sentinel, March 8, 2019

Discover “Green” Wine
Edible Silicon Valley, March 7, 2019

Quick Bites | Winemaker dinner with Martin Ranch Winery
SC Sentinel, March 6, 2019

FEBRUARY 2019

Millennial Vintners to Watch in 2019
Wine Institute, February 28, 2019

Redwoods & Red Wine: A Guide to California’s Santa Cruz Mountain Wine Region
The Wandering Blonde, February 27, 2019

A Classic Santa Cruz Mountain Meritage
Good Times SC, February 27, 2019

Fess Parker Winery Celebrates 30 Years
Santa Barbara Independent, February 26 2019

Merry Edwards’ Next Chapter: A Pioneer for Women in Winemaking Looks Back, and Moves Ahead
Wine Spectator, February 25, 2019

14 California wine festivals and beer events in March and beyond
The Mercury News, February 22, 2019

Merry Edwards Winery, Sonoma Pinot Noir icon, sells to Louis Roederer
SF Chronicle, February 22, 2019

Salut!: Best of the Vancouver International Wine Festival
Vancouver Sun, February 22, 2019

Roederer Buys Sonoma’s Merry Edwards Winery
Wine Spectator, February 22, 2019

Mind your Latitude: 36° North
bubblyprofessor.com, February 21, 2019

What’s in bloom in Napa Valley vineyards right now?
SF Chronicle, February 21, 2019

Byington’s Mountain Hideaway, Plus Wine On the Wharf
Good Times SC, February 20, 2019

Quick Bites | Colectivo Felix partners with Integrity for wine dinner
SC Sentinel, February 19, 2019

A wine critic’s advice on how to not have a miserable Valentine’s Day
SF Chronicle, February 14, 2019

Santa Cruz Mountains and the Santa Lucia Highlands
Jeb Dunnuck. February 14, 2019

Ridge Monte Bello 1976-1962
Jeb Dunnuck, February 13, 2019

Burrell’s High School Sweethearts
Good Times SC, February 13, 2019

Quick Bites | Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyards presents Vietnamese popup
SC Sentinel, February 12, 2019

Quick Bites | Valentine’s wine dinner on tap
SC Sentinel, February 5, 2019

Discovering the Origin of Zinfandel
daily.sevenfifty.com, February 4, 2019

Sip For Second Harvest 2019
tpgonlinedaily.com, February 4, 2019

Three Ways to Get Out of the Expensive Wine Rut
normsnetwineguide.wordpress.com, February 3, 2019

Millennials are talking but the wine industry isn’t listening
blog.wblakegray.com, February 1, 2019

JANUARY 2019

Crush Wine Bar – San Jose Airport
napafoodandvine.com, January 31, 2019

The 2019 World of Pinot Noir: Santa Barbara Beckons
twoguysfromnapa.com, January 31, 2019

Wine’s Most Inspiring People 2019: The Vine Whisperer
Wine Industry Advisor, January 28, 2019

No Horsing Around For Comanche Cellars
Good Times, January 23, 2019

Santa Cruz’s New Alderwood is a Carnivore’s Dream
Good Times, January 22, 2019

The Best Wines and Lessons in 2018
lamuseblue.com, January 22, 2019

Ridge Vineyards ‘Monte Bello’ 1995
International Wine Report, January 22, 2019

Morsels: French bistro goes green, Alvarado St. is (or will be) hot and much, much more.
montereycountyweekly.com, January 21, 2019

7 Great SF Bay Area things to do MLK Weekend
Mercury News, January 18, 2019

Alfaro’s Dragon Slayer
Good Times, January 16, 2019

Quick Bites | Wineries celebrate Passport Day
SC Sentinel, January 15, 2019

Vine Social: Have You Ever Tried an Orange Wine? No? Well, Perhaps You Should
cvindependent.com, January 15, 2019

Quick Bites | Vinocruz hosts winemaker Wednesday
SC Sentinel, January 15, 2019

Medals for Monterey County Wines at SF Chron Competition
Edible Monterey, January 15, 2019

Sommeliers Offer California Wine and Food Pairing Tips During Restaurant Month
Wine Institute, January 14, 2019

Of Wine and Armitage
imfeelingthis.blog, January 14, 2019

The Accidental Wine Snob
accidentalwinesnob.com, January 13, 2019

Mulled version of famed honey brew from Bargetto brings warmth to winter
montereycountyweekly.com, January 10, 2019

Merry Edwards
washingtonwineblog.com, January 9, 2019

Grapelive: Wine of the Day
Grapelive.com, January 9, 2019

Some brilliant Californian imports from Nekter Wines
My Wine News, January 8, 2019

10 Bottles Of Great Wine You Shouldn’t Miss
Singapore Tatler, January 8, 2019

Wine Review: 1991 Ridge Santa Cruz Mountains Merlot
acoupleandacork.com, January 8, 2019

How—and Where—to Pair Wine and Business in California
Smart Meetings, January 3, 2019

Taste California: 4 Golden State Wine Regions to Visit in 2019
gabesaglie.blogspot.com, January 3, 2019

January 2019 – Celebrate the New Year All Month
Cheers-2-wine.com, January 3, 2019

Montclair’s Zeugma: Mediterranean Flavor with a Personal Touch
Jersey Bites, January 3, 2019

DECEMBER 2018

29 California Wine, Beer and Cocktail Events in January and Beyond
San Jose Mercury News, December 31, 2018

2016 Rhys Alesia Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains, USA, California, Santa Cruz, Wine Review
IntoWine.com, December 30, 2018

2018 Winery of the Year: Windy Oaks Estate Vineyards & Winery
PinotFile, December 29, 2018

Wines Of The Week: Stellar Sparkling Wines For New Years Eve
Forbes, December 28, 2018

Quotable Wine Quotes of 2018
PinotFile, December 28, 2018

Best of Unfiltered 2018
Wine Spectator, December 27, 2018

5 Perfect Day Trips Near San Jose
San Jose Mercury News, December 27, 2018

Break Out the Bargetto Bubbly for 2019
Good Times SC, December 26, 2018

Business Digest: Ag Tourism Workshops Start January 10
SC Sentinel, December 26, 2018

The Top 10 Wines of 2018
Bloomberg, December 21, 2018

2018 Winemaker of the Year
SF Chronicle, December 19, 2018

A Pinot Primed For a Christmas Feast
Good Times SC, December 19, 2018

Top 100 American Wines of 2018
James Suckling, December 18, 2018

Big-buck Cabernet or good-value Chardonnay, take your pick
Cape Gazette, December 17, 2018

Top wines of 2018 from Decanter Panel Tastings
Decanter, December 15, 2018

The Perfect Guide for the Wine Lover In Your Life
Morrell Wine Bar, December 14, 2018

Most unforgettable wines of 2018
The Business Times, December 14, 2018

Dinner Party
SanBenito.com, December 14, 2018

Thomas Fogarty Winery a Reason to Head to Santa Cruz Mountains
Anne Kihagi, December 13, 2018

Armitage Wines’ Limited-Edition Crimson Wonder
Good Times SC, December 12, 2018

Bites | New Leaf introduces line of Bargetto wines
SC Sentinel, December 11, 2018

The Poetry of Santa Cruz Mountains Wine
Good Times SC, December 11, 2018

The Magic of Mount Eden Vineyards
Wine Fashionista, December 7, 2018

Grand Cru Goes Underground in the Santa Cruz Mountains
Robb Report, December 7, 2018

From 2018, Indelible Messages From the Past
The New York Times, December 7, 2018

Wine & Design: Michael & Kim McCarty’s Abiding Abode
Wine Spectator, December 5, 2018

An Intensely Drinkable Pinot from Windy Oaks Estate
Good Times SC, December 5, 2018

Bay Area winemakers profiled in new TV documentary
SC Sentinel, December 4, 2018

Best Wine Regions to Visit in 2019
Conde Nast Traveler, December 3, 2018

A California Cab for Someone Special
The New York Times, December 3, 2018

Coast Lines | Santa Cruz County Bank holds Business After Hours event
SC Sentinel, December 3, 2018

NOVEMBER 2018

Bernstein’s Latest Pick: A $960 Bottle of Christmas Champagne
Bloomberg, November 30, 2018

Saturday: Menlo Park wine walk and education fundraiser
The Almanac, November 29, 2018

Cinnabar Winery’s 2016 Monterey Chardonnay Scores High
Good Times SC, November 28, 2018

Martin Ray: A Tribute to the California Wine Master
Edible Silicon Valley, November 28, 2018

Downtown Menlo Park wine walk to feature 13 Santa Cruz mountain wineries
In Menlo, November 27, 2018

Jeffrey & Ellie Patterson: Mountaintop Wine Masters
Edible Silicon Valley, November 27, 2018

Morsels: ‘Tis the season for wine tasting, coffee sipping and drinking for causes.
Monterey County Weekly, November 27, 2018

Downtown wine walk to feature 13 wineries Saturday, December 1
City of Menlo Park, November 26, 2018

21 great California wine, beer and cocktail events in December and beyond
San Jose Mercury News, November 25, 2018

It’s Thanksgiving. Don’t forget to drink wine.
SF Chronicle, November 22, 2018

Wine of the Day: 2014 Ridge Vineyards Jimsomare Zinfandel #Zinday
ENOFYLZ Wine Blog, November 21, 2018

Summit wineries are Santa Cruz County’s hidden treasures
SC Sentinel, November 20, 2018

26 Stellar Wines Under $100 (That Taste Like They Cost a Lot More)
Robb Report, November 20, 2018

Matter of Taste New York 2018
Social Vino, November 18, 2018

New Website Promoting Travel and Tourism in the San Francisco Bay Area – Santa Cruz Mountains Media
Digital Journal, November 13, 2018

Quick Bites | Sante Arcangeli Wine will be Focus of Persephone Dinner  
SC Sentinel, November 13, 2018

Quick Bites | Winery Passport Celebration this Saturday, Plus new Digital Passport
SC Sentinel, November 13, 2018

Oregon Pinot Noir shines at first New Orleans International Wine Awards
Great North West Wine, November 12, 2018

A Modern Beginner’s Guide to Wine Collecting on any Budget
Forbes, November 12, 2018

Business Digest: Bargetto Winery to Host Chamber Wednesday
SC Sentinel, November 12, 2018

Photo: Wine and Roses raises $70K
Register Pajaronian, November 9, 2018

Sip and Sail on a Wine Cruise
Good Times SC, November 9, 2018

Equinox Library Wine Party
Good Times SC, November 9, 2018

52 Wines in 52 Weeks: Pinot Noir is the Heartbreak Grape
Paste Magazine, November 8, 2018

Mount Eden Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Just Grapes, November 5, 2018

Curtis Stone’s Central Coast: Wine Tasting
My Wine News, November 5, 2018

Revisiting an Epic Story of Wine and Winning
SF Examiner, November 4, 2018

Savor the Greatness: jamesuckling.com’s Wine of the Year and Top 100 Wines of 2018
James Suckling, November 4, 2018

Coast Lines | Pajaro Valley Community Health fundraiser Friday
SC Sentinel, November 1, 2018

OCTOBER 2018

Bartolo Wines by Equinox’s Fine Fiano
Good Times SC, October 31, 2018

Quick Bites: Abalone and Oysters at Big Basin Vineyards
SC Sentinel, October 30, 2018

Silicon Valley’s Backyard Wine Region Goes Digital
Robb Report, October 30, 2018

California Wine 2018 Harvest Report
The Wine Institute, October 30, 2018

California’s 2018 Harvest ‘Played Out Like a Dream’
The Drinks Business, October 30, 2018

Mural Celebrates Wine
Gilroy Dispatch, October 25, 2018

Ridge Vineyards’ Classic California Wines
Santa Barbara Independent, October 25, 2018

The Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Region Launches a Wine Tasting App
Visit California, October 25, 2018

California Cabernets to Drink Now or Cellar Away
Wine Enthusiast, October 25, 2018

Aptos-Grown Lester Estate Wines
Good Times SC, October 24, 2018

Spotted: Witch selling potions of a fine wine kind
InMenlo, October 23, 2018

Quick Bites: Wine dinner celebrates Santa Cruz Cabernet
SC Sentinel, October 23, 2018

India Joze’s Brunch For The Birds; A New Wine Tasting Destination in Corralitos
Good Times SC, October 23, 2018

17 Great California Wine and Beer Events in November and Beyond
The Mercury News, October 22, 2018

Mountain Wines to Show Their Mettle at Prowein 2019
The Drinks Business, October 22, 2018

By Invitation Only
The Alamanac, October 18, 2018

California Red Wine Experience: Grape Picking
Said Abroad, October 17, 2018

Rosé of Pinot Noir from Wrights Station
Good Times SC, October 17, 2018

Behind The Scenes In Wine Country: 4 Days In A Californian Vineyard
The Good Times , October 16, 2018

Wine and Roses gala benefits Health Trust
Register Pajaronian, October 16, 2018

Berger on Wine: Blind tastings gone wrong
The Press Democrat, October 16, 2018

Business briefs: Tanger Outlets holds event to fight breast cancer
Park Record, October 16, 2018

California Central Coast (1) – Santa Cruz Mountains
WanderCurtis Wine, October 14, 2018

Ridge Vineyards – Fall 2018 Releases
The Underground Wineletter, October 12, 2018

Santa Cruz Mountains wine region 1 day family road trip itinerary
Family Road Trip Guru, October 11, 2018

At Majordōmo, a List that Smartly Navigates Wine’s Cultural Divide
Punch, October 9, 2018

Uncorking The Best Wines for Thanksgiving
Wine Traveler, October 9, 2018

Michelin-Starred Lazy Bear Unveils New Wine and A La Carte Menus
Eater SF, October 8, 2018

Three California Vintners Crafting Wine with the Future in Mind
Robb Report, October 5, 2018

Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyard’s Graciano 2012
Good Times SC, October 3, 2018

Sponsored: CordeValle Vineyard Estates is a hidden treasure for those seeking an exclusive South Bay residence
The Daily News Register, October 2, 2018

Quick Bites: Grazing festival on deck for weekend
SC Sentinel, October 2, 2018

Evening of Wine and Roses 2018
Register Pajaronian, October 1, 2018

A chat with Integrity Wines’ Mark Hoover
Register Pajaronian, October 1, 2018

SEPTEMBER 2018

Grapelive: Wine of the Day
GrapeLive, September 29, 2018

A Guide To The Best California Wine Regions
Vinfolio, September 28, 2018

Concannon Prohibition Party
The Independent, September 27, 2018

Rhys Vineyards
Washington Wine Blog, September 27, 2018

4 iconic, delicious Zinfandels to try
TRIB Live, September 19, 2018

A Superb Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 from Integrity Wines
Good Times SC, September 18, 2018

No. 1 cabernet sauvignon in U.S. stars at wine dinner
Reno Gazette Journal, September 16, 2018

7 sumptuous courses shine at RGJ food editor’s dinner
Reno Gazette Journal, September 16, 2018

Steadfast Chicago Wine Dinner
UnWine Wine, September 15, 2018

Steve Kettmann, Cruzin’: Passports show way to Santa Cruz Mountains wineries
SC Sentinel, September 14, 2018

Local Spots to Take a Dip Into Natural Wines
LA Weekly, September 13, 2018

For Pinot Noir, Put Anderson Valley Among California’s Best
NY Times, September 13, 2018

A California Chardonnay that widened my horizons, a Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo that knocked my socks off, and a not-to-miss tasting in Houston
DoBianchi, September 12, 2018

The Red Carpet Treatment
Nob Hill Gazette, September 12, 2018

Silver Mountain Vineyards Celebrates 40 Years of Harvests
Good Times SC, September 12, 2018

Paul Draper’s Meisterwerk: Ridge Monte Bello 1978 – 2005
My Best Wine, September 10, 2018

7 must-do California wine celebrations this fall
The Mercury News, September 8, 2018

Art Seen: Storrs Winery prepares for 30th year of pouring at Capitola Art and Wine Festival
SC Sentinel, September 6, 2018

Equinox’s Sparkling Fiano 2015 is Reason to Celebrate
Good Times SC, September 4, 2018

Quick Bites: Art & Wine Festival coming up
SC Sentinel, September 4, 2018

Dinner with The League of Gentlemen
Charles Scicolone, September 3, 2018

California Dreamers: Winemaker Jaimee Motley
Wine-Searcher, September, 2018

AUGUST 2018

Great Wineries to Visit during California Wine Month 
smccvb.com, August 29, 2018

12 Ways to Taste California Wine Month
Ultimate Lifestylist, August 28, 2018

Bottle Jack’s Viognier 2017 One of the Best Around
Good Times SC, August 28, 2018

Mountain Winery offering free glasses of wine to concert-goers
The Mercury News, August 24, 2018

California Wine Month Events Make September the Time to Visit Wine Country
PR News Wire, August 23, 2018

Flexible Sparkling Rosé from Odonata Wines
Good Times SC, August 22, 2018

Agrothermal Systems Continues to Amaze With 2017 Vintage
Digital Journal, August 22, 2018

Quick Bites: Vinocruz hosts winemaker Wednesday
SC Sentinel, August 22, 2018

Join a Harvest Dinner in the Santa Cruz Mountains
NBC Bay Area, August 17, 2018

Santa Cruz Mountains – The Gorgeous 2016ss
Vinous, August 16, 2018

Clos LaChance’s Malbec 2014
Good Times SC, August 15, 2018

Main Street Cupertino to hold Food and Wine Stroll event Aug. 23
Modesto Bee, August 7, 2018

Pinotage 2014 a Rare-to-California Varietal from Loma Prieta
Modesto Bee, August 7, 2018

Ocean breezes called us
Modesto Bee, August 7, 2018

Pinotage 2014 a Rare-to-California Varietal from Loma PrietaOcean breezes called us
Modesto Bee, August 7, 2018

19th Annual Scotts Valley Art, Wine and Beer Festival
Press Banner, August 6, 2018

Spotted: Legendary jazz pianist Larry Vuckovich at Portola Vineyards
InMenlo, August 5, 2018

Clos De La Tech Announces California Distribution Partnership with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits
WIN Advisor, August 1, 2018

JULY 2018

Alfaro Family Vineyards & Winery’s 2016 Chardonnay
Good Times SC, July 31, 2018

Quick Bites: Ridge wine tasting, sparkling wine dinner on deck at Soif
SC Sentinel, July 31, 2018

The World’s 7 New Best Restaurants For Wine In 2018
Forbes, July 30, 2018

Peter Martin Ray Vineyards (California)
wineterroirs.com, July 30, 2018

Bonny Doon Vineyard le Cigare Blanc 2015
vinepair.com, July 27, 2018

Wedding Inspiration: A Stanford Couple’s Romantic Foodie Fête
7×7, July 27, 2018

I Love California Tour Part 2 – The Wineries
tiffanybolkphotography.com, July 26, 2018

Meet the young winemaker who is crafting a new legacy for Spring Ridge Vineyard in the Santa Cruz Mountains
The Six Fifty, July 26, 2018

Celebrating 35 years of turning water into wine
almanacnews.com, July 25, 2018

Wine Ink: The global glass — wines of the world
www.summitdaily.com, July 25, 2018

Los Altos Tasting Room dabbles with wine tech
losaltosonline.com, July 25, 2018

Tribute to Ahlgren
Good Times SC, July 24, 2018

Turn to Lioco Wine Co. for Your Everyday Wines
eatdrinkmississippi.com, July 24, 2018

Memorable “Drink or the Sink” Tasting of Old Reds
International Wine & Food Society, July 23, 2018

Some California Wines Return To Pre-1980 Tastes
MoreAboutWine.com, July 22, 2018

Low Alcohol Wine Tasting Tours: A Napa and Sonoma Winery Map
winecountrytable.com, July 22, 2018

Calling Maui: MACC uncorks 24th annual signature benefit Aug. 18 with coveted wineries galore
The Maui News, July 22, 2018

SingleThread Farms
www.vinous.com, July 20, 2018

Quick Bites: Brad Briske cooking for SCMWA wine dinner
SC Sentinel, July 20, 2018

Quick Bites: Wineries celebrate Passport Day
SC Sentinel, July 20, 2018

Quick Bites: Food Truck Saturdays continue at Nicholson Vineyards
SC Sentinel, July 20, 2018

Sow & Grow Fall Feast
Scotts Valley Times, July 18, 2018

Nicholson Vineyards’ Terra Cotta Red 2014
Good Times SC, July 17, 2018

GrapeLive: Wine of the Day July 14, 2018
grapelive.com, July 14, 2018

Seven Light Merlots for Warm Weather Sipping
WineEnthusiast, July 13, 2018

Montalvo Presents Annual Food & Wine Classic, 9/9
www.broadwayworld.com, July 13, 2018

Wine if the Week: Bonny Doon, 2008 le Cigare Volant
www.cuvéecornerwineblog.com, July 11, 2018

Introducing: Wine Director, Joshua Lit
Gotham Bar & Grill, July 10, 2018

Quick Bites: Cinnabar celebrates anniversary with party
SC Sentinel, July 10, 2018

Big Openings Set for Food and Wine Scene
Good Times SC, July 10, 2018

California Vacation Recap + Things to do in the Bay Area
michaelanoelledesigns.blogspot.com, July 10, 2018

Storrs Debut Long-Awaited Pleasant Valley Winery and Tasting Room
Edible Monterey Bay, July 10, 2018

Bargetto Winery releases 2014 ‘La Vita’ blend
Register-Pajaronian, July 9, 2018

Winery under construction off Highway 101 near Factory Pipe in Ukiah Valley
Ukiah Daily Journal, July 6, 2018

11 Food-Friendly California Pinot Noirs
WineEnthusiast, July 6, 2018

Summer Chardonnay with Jessica Altieri
Wine Channel TV, July 6, 2018

The World’s Most Wanted Zinfandels
Wine-Searcher.com, July 4, 2018

Quick Bites: Farm to vineyard event benefits PV Health Trust
SC Sentinel, July 4, 2018

Armitage Wines Expands with Chardonnay 2016
Good Times SC, July 3, 2018

What We’re Tasting Podcast: Central Coast Syrah Belongs in Your Glass and Cellar
WineEnthusiast, July 2, 2018

JUNE 2018

San Jose Declares Summer “the Season of the Vine”
WIN Advisor, June 29, 2018

8 Best Recent Releases from the Santa Cruz Mountains
RobertParker.com, June 27, 2018

This Santa Cruz Mountain Wine Made an Appearance at the Recent Royal Wedding
Golden State, June 26, 2018

Nicholson Vineyards to launch Music Fridays, Food Truck Saturdays
SC Sentinel, June 26, 2018

MJA Vineyards’ Serene Cellars Label
Good Times SC, June 26, 2018

Bay Federal Credit Union Home Loans raises $1,383 for Habitat for Humanity
CUInsight, June 26, 2018

Morsels: Hula’s Keeps a Secret, taking Flight at Stave, a Day for Rosé and Plenty More
Monterey County Now, June 25, 2018

Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot Noir 2013, Rhys Vineyards
The Imbibers Guide, June 24, 2018

Wine Dinner Series at Peggy’s is the Best Way to Showcase New Wines
Flicks and Food, June 20, 2018

20 leaders of North Coast Independently Owned Wineries
North Bay Business Journal, June 20, 2018

Saratoga’s Cinnabar Winery Celebrates 35th Anniversary with Wine Bash
The Mercury News, June 20, 2018

Zinfandel | America’s Wine Grape
The Tahoe Weekly, June 20, 2018

Days of Wine & Roses on The Summit
Good Times SC, June 19, 2018

Bargetto Winery Releases 2014 La Vita
Aptos Times, June 19, 2018

Harry et Meghan Royal Wedding Noce de Paillette
Wine Tibits, June 19, 2018

The Local Mount Eden Vineyards Wine That Was Served at Royal Wedding
Good Times SC, June 19, 2018

The Surprising California Wine Served at the Royal Wedding
California NOW, June 18, 2018

Celebrate Harvest in the Santa Cruz Mountains
WIN Advisor, June 14, 2018

Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Fest 2018
Socialvino.nyc, June 13, 2018

The Wine That Was Served At The Royal Wedding Is Available To Purchase, If You Want To Drink Like A Royal
Bustle, June 13, 2018

The Wine Enthusiast Restaurant Hall of Fame
Wine Enthusiast, June 12, 2018

Where to Eat and Drink in Californian Wine Country: Sonoma and Napa Valleys
Gourmet Roaming, June 12, 2018

Bottle Jack Cellars’ Fiercest Bottles
Good Times SC, June 12, 2018

The Santa Cruz Mountains AVA Garners Royal Recognition and Industry Acclaim
WIN Advisor, June 8, 2018

We Taste Test Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s $40 Royal Wedding Pinot Noir
Chron.com, June 8, 2018

Domaine Eden Pinot Noir Selected as New World Wine at Royal Wedding Reception
Globenewswire.com, June 8, 2018

Domaine Eden Pinot Noir Selected as New World Wine at Royal Wedding Reception
Markets Insider, June 8, 2018

Montalvo’s 15th Annual Food & Wine Classic Announced for 9/9
Broadwayworld.com, June 7, 2018

We Taste Test Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s $40 Royal Wedding Pinot Noir
Food and Wine, June 7, 2018

Royal Wedding Winemakers Speak; Honeymoon at a ‘Wine Spectator’ Award–Winning Castle?
WineSpectator.com, June 7, 2018

A Couple of Gems from the Santa Cruz Mountains
The Wine & Cheese Place, June 6, 2018

Why big time producers like Ridge and Neyers are mining Lodi for Zinfandel
LodiWine.com, June 5, 2018

Quick Bites: Tickets on sale for Persephone winemaker dinner
SC Sentinel, June 5, 2018

Kathryn Kennedy Winery’s Expertly Crafted Wines
Good Times SC, June 5, 2018

Bottle Jack Winery Maintains Momentum, Plus Bargetto’s La Vita Release
Good Times SC, June 5, 2018

Wine Walk on Saturday
Almanac News, June 1, 2018

How to Spend Three Days in San Jose, California
West Jet Magazine, June 1, 2018

USA, California, Central Coast: Recent Releases from the Santa Cruz Mountains
RobertParker.com, June 1, 2018

MAY 2018

Quick Bites: New Bargetto wine benefits health trust
SC Sentinel, May 29, 2018

Quick Bites: Wine Wander benefits schools
SC Sentinel, May 29, 2018

5th Annual Taste of the Mountains Wine Walk set for June 2
In Menlo, May 29, 2018

Wine pick: Clos LaChance Sauvignon Blanc 2017
SC Times, May 29, 2018

Not Napa? Not Interested
Wine-Searcher, May 26, 2018

Educational Sips
Mercury News, May 26, 2018

Vinography Unboxed: Week of April 20, 2018
Vinography, May 26, 2018

Fourth Annual Silicon Valley Wine Auction Raises Over $1,000,000 to Benefit Education
WIN Advisor, May 24, 2018

Westside’s Stockwell Cellars Offers Nearly 20 Wines
Good Times SC, May 24, 2018

15 zinfandels to drink with whatever meat you’re grilling
Chicago Tribune, May 23, 2018

A Vintner’s Quest to Create a Truly American Wine
The New Yorker, May 21, 2018

Wrapping Up: Silicon Valley Forum’s 21st Annual Visionary Awards, Four New Honorees, and A Vision for the Future
Business Wire, May 18, 2018

Daytripping through the wineries of the southern Santa Cruz Mountains
The Six Fifty, May 28, 2018

Vinography Unboxed: Week of May 13, 2018
The New Yorker, May 17, 2018

Yum in the Sun
The New Yorker, May 16, 2018

First Wine, Beer & Art Walk sells out
Register Pajaronian, May 16, 2018

Exploring California’s Santa Lucia Highlands
Wine Enthusiast, May 15, 2018

Coast Line: Winemaker John Bargetto to talk about book May 12 in La Selva Beach
SC Sentinel, May 12, 2018

A New World Chardonnay That Can Challenge the Best of Burgundy – Tasting the Rhys Horseshoe Vineyard Chardonnay…
Greg Sherwood MW, May 12, 2018

The Unwritten Rules of Tasting Room Etiquette
Wine Enthusiast, May 8, 2018

Quick Bites: Bottle Jack joins Westside Silver Mountain tasting room
SC Sentinel, May 8, 2018

Stars of the Santa Cruz Mountains 2018
Los Gatos Magazine by Laura Ness, April 2018

SILICON VALLEY WINE AUCTION: A weekend of celebration, wine and philanthropy that transforms education
Los Gatos Magazine by Laura Ness, April 2018

MARCH 2018

The New Audacious Face Of Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot Noir
The Press SF Chronicle by Esther Mobley, March 2018

Watsonville embraces new Integrity Wines Tasting Room
Edible Monterey Bay by Laura Ness, March 27, 2018

Santa Cruz Mountain wines
Tahoe Weekly, March 21, 2018

The (best-kept-secret) Californian wine region road trip (which goes nowhere near Napa)
International Traveller by Craig Tansley, March 15, 2018

Californian Cabernet 2014
Decanter Panel Tasting, March 2018

The Best Wineries to Visit in the South Bay Area
CultureTrip by Hannah Perkins, March 7, 2018

Kid-Friendly Wineries in South of San Francisco (the Peninsula, Coastal, and Santa Cruz Mountains)
Henryandandrewsguide.com, March 1, 2018

FEBRUARY 2018

How Montebello Road became California’s greatest Cabernet tour
SF Chronicle by Bryce Wiatrak, February 28, 2018

Where we Rhône: Wine Trends In Silicon Valley
Edible Silicon Valley by Stacie Briscoe, February 2, 2018

The Santa Cruz Mountains, California’s Most Underrated Wine Region
The Press, SF Chronicle by Esther Mobley, January 16, 2018

The 52 California Wineries You Need to Visit in 2018 
The Press, SF Chronicle by Esther Mobley and Urmila Ramakrishnan, January 2018

Wining And Dining In San Jose
Forbes Travel by Amber Gibson,  January 4, 2018

Around Town Briefs: Call for artists, heroes and finding the wine trail
The Mercury News, December 21, 2017

A Bordeaux Style Blend from Silver Mountain
Good Times Santa Cruz by Josie Cowden, December 13, 2017

Here’s How Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet Ages
WineOh.tv by Laura Ness, November 8, 2017

Our guide to six of Silicon Valley’s most stellar vineyards
The Six Fifty by Laura Ness, October 30, 2017

The best wines are about people and family
Makanto Press by Leigh Pomeroy, October 13, 2017

The Good Life Collection September-October 2017, Magazine Media Group LLC

Surf’s Not the Only Thing Up in Santa Cruz
Wine Enthusiast, August 17, 2017

First there was a mountain
The SommJournal, August/September 2017

Does 2017 start of grape harvest signal return to normal for winemakers?
San Jose Mercury News, August 8, 2017

Long days and short nights are perfect for summer wines
Santa Cruz Sentinel, August 1, 2017

The Wine Road Less Traveled
Wine Spectator, August 2017

Pinot Noir leads the way in a promising Santa Cruz Mountains fruit set
Western Farm Press, July 12, 2017

The billionaire trying to make the world’s best Pinot Noir
BBC News Business, July 10, 2017

Where to Taste, Eat & Stay in the Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Region
7×7, July 7, 2017

Bradley Brown: Big Basin Vineyards
Los Gatos Magazine, July-August 2017

Islands in the Sky – Discover what makes Santa Cruz Mountains wines so special
The SOMMJournal, June 2017

Silicon Valley Wine Auction Breaks Records and Raises $1 Million for Local Education
Edible Silicon Valley, May 24, 2017

Kathryn Kennedy – Women in Wine
Edible Silicon Valley, Spring Issue 2017

2017 SF Chronicle Wine Competition Award Winners
San Francisco Chronicle, January 18, 2017

Sommelier Scavenger Hunt 2017 Santa Cruz Mountains AVA
Wine & Spirits, January 11, 2017

18 sparkling wines that dazzle from Bay Area wineries
San Jose Mercury News, December 13, 2016

Next Generation Santa Cruz Mountains: Carrying On Paul Draper’s Legacy
Wine Industry Network Advisor, September 1, 2016

Top Somms Advise Vintners on How to Get on Their Wine Lists
Wine Industry Network Advisor, July 7, 2016

Inside the Mind of a Sommelier
Wine Industry Network Advisor, June 30, 2016

Wine With Altitude: The Santa Cruz Mountains’ Summit Wineries
Wine & Food Explorer, June 2014

First Woman Winemaker at Bargetto Winery
SantaCruz.org, May 2014

Pinot Paradise Highlights Santa Cruz Mountains as Top Pinot Producers
SanJose.com, April 2014

Pinot noir lovers get a weekend in Paradise
San Jose Mercury News, April 2014

Saratoga an encore to Mountain Winery weekend
SFGate.com, March 2014

Surfing the Westside’s Wine Wave
SantaCruz.com , February 2014

Historic Soquel winemaking family eyes expansion in Corralitos
Santa Cruz Sentinel, February 2014

Alfaro Family Vineyards & Winery: Grüner Veltliner 2012
Good Times, February 2014

Los Gatos winemaker’s storage tanks fill
Santa Cruz Sentinel, February 2014

2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Medal Winners
Winejudging.com, February 2014

Taste of Travel: Santa Cruz: A paradox of eternal spring and surf
Rolla Daily News, February 2014

Dunne on Wine: Thomas Fogarty Vineyards
The Sacramento Bee, January 2014

McHenry Vineyard & Wine Events
Good Times, January 2014

Sparkling Holidays, Local bubbles
SantaCruz.com, December 2013

Top 100 Wine of 2013
SFGate.com, December 2013

New Professional Wine Tasting Replaces the Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Competition
Food & beverage Magazine, December 2013

Santa Cruz Mountains’ cabernets and red Bordeaux wines are stunners
San Jose Mercury News, November 2013

Destination Santa Cruz
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, August 2013

Rhys Vineyards: Defining Santa Cruz Mountains Terroir
Edible Silicon Valley, July 2013

Santa Cruz Mountains: California’s Best Kept Secret
Vinous Media, July 2013

Chardonnay in Balance
Huffington Post, June 2013

Pinot keeps it’s cool in Santa Cruz
San Francisco Chronicle, June 2013

Deep Into Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Country at Fernwood Cellars
Huffington Post, May 2013

Days of Wine and Poses at Big Basin
SFGate.com, April 2013

Spring is the season for Santa Cruz wine tasting
SFGate.com, April 2013

On Wine: Earthy Pinots from the Santa Cruz Mountains
San Jose Mercury News, April 2013

Pinot Paydirt in the Santa Cruz Mountains
Connoisseurs’ Guide, March 2013
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