Sep
30

Double Gold is double great!!

What a weekend it was!  We were thrilled to learn our 2008 Osborn Ranch Zinfandel was awarded a double gold in the 2011 Sonoma County Harvest Fair tasting.   Last year, Bret was honored as Sonoma County’s Outstanding Young Farmer and we weren’t sure anything could top that, but this feels equally exciting! So, what does… Continue reading »

Aug
09

A Party of Pink

Yesterday evening we thoroughly enjoyed a tasting of Rose’ just down the road at the Hawkes Tasting Room.  Our dear friends, Jake and Laura Hawkes, don’t do anything halfway–from making wonderful wines to fabulous food, and this gathering was no exception. The table was covered with glasses all displaying various shades of pink.  After enjoying… Continue reading »

May
26

An informal cab tasting…

It’s a tough job to distinguish between four bottles of premium Cabernet Sauvignon from the 2006 vintage, but someone has to do it. These wines went head to head in a spontaneous taste-off around our friends’ back yard barbecue. What was the outcome? Let’s start by saying, they were all great, but this was the… Continue reading »