Roederer Estate: New World Grapes Transformed


If you’re a fan of French bubbly, especially the centuries-old Champagne Louis Roederer, you’ll be pleased to know that when they opened an American arm, Roederer Estate, in 1982, the grape did not fall far from the vine. Producing some of the top sparkling wines in the US, Roederer Estate blends its venerable history of wine making techniques with the … Read More

16th annual Mendocino County Crab, Wine & Beer Festival


Winter doldrums have you down? Feeling a little crabby? For the 16th consecutive year that’s actually a good thing thanks to Mendocino’s Crab, Wine & Beer Festival. Held annually January 16th through the 25th, there’s sure to be an event near you at a convenient location and time. For general questions about the events during the festival, please call 707.734.0177 … Read More

Mendocino Makes Wine Enthusiast’s 10 Best Wine Travel List


Many thanks to Wine Enthusiast Magazine for recognizing Mendocino in 2015!  Visit here for a full transcript, otherwise read on!   Mendocino Mendocino County has 107 wineries and more than 17,000 acres of vineyards, but it draws visitors for other pleasures like giant redwoods, Dungeness crab, wild chanterelle mushrooms, an exhilarating rocky coast and, yes, marijuana cultivation. Mendocino is laid-back, … Read More