News for Vintners and Collectors throughout the Southern California Growing Regions

The fine Clarets from Mendocino

Find out why many wholesalers are beginning to chose American Clarets.
Two sunny Chianti choices we didn't expect
With the advent of great Italian selections, Chianti takes on a whole new appeal.
William Blackmoore on Spanish Ports
Selections under $200.00 a case that will revive your interest in Ports.
Investor's Choice
Twelve great investment vintages which will certainly appreciate in today's demanding market.
Rainfall and Sunshine
What to expect from this season's Chardonnay crop and why some selective vintners are looking south toward Chile's selections.