Why You Should Bring a “Memory Wine” to Thanksgiving

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
When I drink any Ceja wine I am automatically transported back to their winery and recall the incredible memories made there.  These “wine memories” include spending time with great friends, possibly playing bocce and/or learning to dance salsa, enjoying authentic, delectable Mexican food, and sipping on delicious wine.  I always get a warm feeling (not Read More

#ZinDay 2017

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
On National Zinfandel Day (11/15/17) I enjoyed the Lamborn Family Vineyards 2013 Howell Mountain Zinfandel. This Zin is special to me because when I purchased this all of the proceeds from my purchase went towards the victims of the Northern California fires. Support those affected by buying & drinking California wines! Tasting Notes: Deep, dark Read More

Bubbles for the Win – Gloria Ferrer Anniversary Vintage

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
Enjoyed the 2010 Gloria Ferrer  sparkling Anniversary vintage at the Wine Bloggers Conference last week and these bubbles are the bombdotcom!! A yeasty yet fruity vibe – could drink this all day and all night 🍾🥂#bubblesforthewin #sonomastrong Read More

How to Prep for International Merlot Day {11-7-17} *Sponsored*

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
Why Merlot? Why NOT Merlot?! Ever since the movie Sideways, Merlot has gotten a bad rep. Merlot is one of the most delicious and versatile wine varieties out there. Awesome berry flavors, super smooth with a “liquid” cashmere like quality, and pairing great with most foods. What is there not to love about Merlot? Since Read More

UPDATED: How You Can Help People Affected by the California Fires

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
As many of you have heard devastating fires are ripping through Northern California. Napa, Sonoma, Santa Rosa, and Solano County (Suisun Valley) have all been affected. Currently friends are evacuating to safety. In this time of sadness and chaos it is difficult being so far away from friends and my west coast family. It limits us to what Read More