Tag Archives: Santa Barbara County

• Garagiste Festival Celebrating Artisan Winemakers Coming Up

Garagiste Festival Celebrating Artisan Winemakers Coming Up

The Truth About The Garagiste Festival   We know there are lots of wine events for you to choose from, but we think The Garagiste Festival is pretty unique. Here are some facts in support of our claim. Wines from ALL OVER THE STATE will be available. Check out excellent, small-production Napa Cabernet and Chardonnay, […]

• American Wine, Matured: 17 New AVAs & The Road Ahead

American Wine, Matured: 17 New AVAs & The Road Ahead

The American wine industry is maturing, and that’s good news for both consumers and producers. “Maturing,” for consumers, means a more nuanced appreciation of the wines in our glasses and the qualities that make those wines unique. “Maturing,” for producers, means a more subtle understanding of the diversity of their soils and climate, and the […]