Vinogram: Loma Prieta Winery

Wine tasting with a view at Loma Prieta Winery in the Santa Cruz mountains overlooking Monterey Bay. Largest producer of #Pinotage in North America. Cheers! 🍷#wine #winetasting #nofilter #winery #grapevine #vineyard A photo posted by Robin Austin (@amgastronomer) on Jun 10, 2016 at 3:57pm PDT Loma Prieta Winery not only has gorgeous views of the […]

A Visit to Chateau de Beaulon

About 30 miles southwest of Cognac in the commune of Saint-Dizant-du-Gua in Charente-Maritime is Château de Beaulon. The château was built in 1480, with eau de vie production on the estate dating to 1720.  From 1543 to 1574 the home belonged to Francois de Beaulon, Lord of Saint-Dizant and advisor to the Bordeaux Parliament.  Today […]