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Hudson-Chatham Winery - Troy (7/22/2017)
5.0
5.0

A lifetime ago, when I was a community college professor who knew nothing about wine, I was contemplating a move to New York. I interviewed ... Read full review


Comstock Wines (3/18/2017)
5.0
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Bob and Sandy Comstock, who have been vintners since 2002, recently decided to live the dream of owning a small, family winery. Comstock Wines, which ... Read full review


Solena and Grand Cru Estates Tasting Room (2/23/2017)
4.5

(Photos by Jai Soots)Just entering Soléna Estate’s sumptuous tasting room is to be reminded of the old saying, “Wine is made in the vineyard.” The ... Read full review


Ackerman Family Vineyards (2/08/2017)
5.0
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I am sure that during my commutes around the city of Napa, I have passed the Ackerman Heritage House at 608 Randolph Street before. However, ... Read full review


Salvestrin Estate Vineyard & Winery (1/15/2017)
5.0
5.0

A heavy fog lay draped across an historic block of vineyard, dividing the world into two at eye level and serving as a curtain to ... Read full review


Castello di Amorosa (1/15/2017)
4.5

“Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.” From the moment we approached the Castello di Amorosa, I felt as ... Read full review


Palmaz Vineyards (1/14/2017)
5.0
5.0

The tectonic plates that slammed together to form Mount George and the other noteworthy peaks at the southern end of the Napa Valley had long ... Read full review


Calafia Cellars (1/14/2017)
5.0
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Randle Johnson is a slender man, appearing to be perhaps in his late 50’s, with graying hair, a gentle smile, and a persistent warmth and ... Read full review


Ledson Winery & Vineyards (1/13/2017)
5.0
5.0

The Ledson Winery in Sonoma is about people. I didn’t yet realize that the first time my wife, Sonja, and I visited the grand estate ... Read full review


Red Hook Winery (12/30/2016)
4.5

Red Hook Winery was founded in 2008 by Mark Snyder to focus on New York State’s best vineyards, particularly those located in the North Fork ... Read full review


Rombauer Winery (12/28/2016)
4.0

When I think of Rombauer wines, I think first of overstatement. Their famous Zinfandel typically sits just under a hot 16%, while their notorious Chardonnay, ... Read full review


Arbor Day Farm (12/28/2016)
4.0

As a boy, one of my favorite stories was that of The Lorax by Theodor Geisel, better known to most of us as Dr. Seuss. ... Read full review


Hudson-Chatham in Tannersville (12/27/2016)
5.0
5.0

In August 2015, before I was an American Winery Guide correspondent, I spent a day visiting Hudson-Chatham Winery, Columbia County, New York’s first winery. It ... Read full review


Creek's Edge Winery (11/29/2016)
4.5

I visited Creek’s Edge Winery in late September, an excellent time to view this striking property under a hint of fall color. Creek’s Edge is ... Read full review


Gran Moraine Winery (11/12/2016)
4.5

(Photos by Jai Soots)Just outside Yamhill, Oregon, lies the Laughlin Loop, a particularly glorious collection of excellent wineries, any of which would be worth a ... Read full review


Acquiesce Winery (11/08/2016)
4.5

Susan Tipton, winemaker and founder of Acquiesce Winery & Vineyards in Lodi, California, fell in love with a white wine from Châteauneuf de Pape, in ... Read full review


Bella Grace - Sutter Creek (11/05/2016)
5.0
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During the 2016 Wine Bloggers Conference in Lodi, California, I had the great pleasure of meeting Stephen Havill of Bella Grace Vineyards. During one of ... Read full review


Folino Estate Vineyard and Winery (11/03/2016)
3.5

The first thing you notice when driving to Folino Estate Vineyard & Winery is that it’s big, and that’s a good thing. While there are ... Read full review


Weathered Vineyards (11/01/2016)
4.0

When Weathered Vineyards first opened in 2014, I paid them a visit to welcome them to the area and taste a few of their first ... Read full review


Boeger Winery (10/22/2016)
5.0
5.0

I am so fortunate to live in the Napa Valley, where there are hundreds of wineries to visit. However, I often have this feeling of ... Read full review