Auberge du Soleil

October 31st, 2020|Comments Off on Auberge du Soleil

Inspires Loyalty... Sommeliers are notorious for not staying with an establishment for no more than five years at the most. Even if they're wildly happy [...]

David to David

July 31st, 2020|Comments Off on David to David

 A Pierson to Pearson message... A while ago the web gal and I did a tasting at the Robert Mondavi Winery and our pourer recommended [...]

Bistro Don Giovanni

April 30th, 2020|Comments Off on Bistro Don Giovanni

Aaron’s got you covered.. A total pro. It can mean a lot of things to different people, but for me, it’s always meant doing whatever [...]


March 24th, 2020|Comments Off on SOBEWFF 2020

Dinners, Burgers, Tastings .... SOBEWFF Well the 19th annual SOBEWFF  festival recently wrapped up and what a blast it was. The festival just keeps getting [...]

Vintners Resort

November 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Vintners Resort

20 Years and Counting... PERCY BRANDON Vintners Resort offers one of the more special places to stay and dine in Sonoma County. It has an [...]

Shelton Spreads the Zin Gospel

November 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Shelton Spreads the Zin Gospel

Don’t Let Zin Steal Your Heart Away ... Many moons ago I attended my first San Diego Bay Food and Wine Classic and went to [...]


March 7th, 2019|Comments Off on SOBEWFF 2019

Had a Blast ... Well, the 18th SOBE festival, which takes place mostly in South Beach, FL has come and gone, and what can one [...]

Ferrari-Carano & SOBEWFF

February 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Ferrari-Carano & SOBEWFF

Winemaker Quider returns to SOBEWFF... Ferrari-Carano's Executive Winemaker, Sarah Quider, has poured her wines at SOBEWFF before and loved the experience. So it was a natural [...]

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David Pierson is a journalist who loved Wine Country enough to move here.

Now he blogs on the area’s unique offerings in wine, dining, recreation and accommodations.

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