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Napa Valley Holiday Traditions from Marc Mondavi and Family

Holiday entertaining can be stressful. What to cook? Which wines pair well? But with a few tools and a bit of planning,

How is Harvest?

Though they can usually be found in the vineyard, or on a crush pad checking on the progress, I was able to

The Meaning of September

“September tries its best to have us forget summer.” – Bernard Williams

The way I see it, there are 3 phases

Rain, Rain Go Away

To say it’s been a wet start to the growing season is an understatement. A few years ago we were begging for

Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Shows Appreciation

This spring, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail launches their “Customer Appreciation Week” promotion.

Spring into the Wine Trail

The birds are chirping, the grass is getting greener, and buds are starting to peek out!  I don’t want to jinx it

Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Shows Appreciation

This spring, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail launches their “Customer Appreciation Week” promotion. The first week of each month, May through November,

Take the Scenic Route to History

The history of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail began in 1981 when Mary Plane, of Plane’s Cayuga Vineyards (now called Cayuga Ridge

What Goes Into a Bottle of Wine?

Like many of you, when I first started drinking wine, I didn’t know much about it. I knew what color it was

How Does Wine Taste Better With Age?

Why does older wine taste better?

It doesn’t, always. In fact, most of the time, it doesn’t. But the very best