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Ten Tips for Planning a Successful Wine Trip

As spring finally arrives, vineyards across the world are bursting into green glory. This is the perfect time of year to go on a wine trip and experience all of spring’s exuberance in the vineyard.  One doesn’t have to go far to do that.  In Illinois and Michigan alone, there are multiple tasting rooms and... Read more »

Santa Barbara's Scintillating Wines

California is rich with special wine destinations but Santa Barbara County (SBC) might just be the most exciting one at the present time.  With the Pacific Ocean to the west and an unusual east-to-west mountain configuration, SBC’s wine growing regions are rife with varying microclimates.  SBC currently has 6 AVAs (American Viticultural Areas) which produce... Read more »