Archive for the 'Wine Reviews' Category

Laguna Canyon Winery — Why Drive to Temecula?

You don’t need to go all the way to Temecula for an outstanding wine tasting experience at a winery. I was planning a trip to the Sawdust Festival, and thought I might as well add some other activities while I was in Laguna Beach. I settled on Asada for a place to eat (outstanding!), and […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Four Great Non-California Wines Under $10

I happened to mention to a friend that I had spent a day touring some wineries in the Temecula Valley, and I was met with attitude. Turns out my friend was a closet wine snob, and he pronounced that Temecula does not offer any wines he would drink. He buys wines only from the Sonoma […]

Read the rest of this entry »

A Great Way to Spend a Dime

I went to a wine tasting today at Total Wine & More at the Tustin Marketplace.  In addition to the usual wine tasting held by Total Wine every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the Loring Wine Company was also offering tastes of its Pinot Noir selections. The Loring wines were all from the 2007 vintage, and […]

Read the rest of this entry »