Velo & Vino | Bike Riding and Wine Tasting at Clif Family Winery

Vinyls & Vinos… & Velo! You’ll find wine tastings for miles in Wine Country, but what makes a winery unique to me is the experiences they offer. On top of that, I’m always looking for any excuse to ride my bike. Starting at Clif Family Winery, you can coast off on one of several bikeContinue reading “Velo & Vino | Bike Riding and Wine Tasting at Clif Family Winery”

Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #6 – John Denver & Cabernet Franc

Cheers everyone and welcome to the sixth episode of Vinyls & Vinos where I pair great music with great wine!   My pairings are based off my preference, so always feel free to comment what YOU would pair with either the wine or the record in my episodes. Make sure to like and subscribe andContinue reading “Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #6 – John Denver & Cabernet Franc”

Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #5 – Blink 182 & Clif Family Wine

Cheers everyone and welcome to the fifth episode of Vinyls & Vinos where I pair great music with great wine!   What pairs better with California wine, than a quintessential California band? This video is essentially split into two parts: The first half I’m sharing these two wines and two food items I received inContinue reading “Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #5 – Blink 182 & Clif Family Wine”

Tour & Tasting at Schug Winery in Sonoma

Perched on a hill in Sonoma, with architecture resembling a German cottage sits Schug Winery. In unison with its humble, yet exquisite exterior, this winery has a lineup of equally as inviting and elegant wines. Sarah of WinoWanderlust hosted a group tour and tasting of Schug Winery in Sonoma, led by their Hospitality Manager, KyleContinue reading “Tour & Tasting at Schug Winery in Sonoma”

Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #4 – Bowie & Merlot

Cheers everyone and welcome to the fourth episode of Vinyls & Vinos where I pair great music with great wine!   Bowie is a favorite of mine, specifically this Changesonebowie vinyl, and so is merlot – specifically this Robert Young one! Both have gone through historical “misunderstandings” or negative perception. With merlot coming back intoContinue reading “Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #4 – Bowie & Merlot”

Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #3 – Fleetwood Mac & Zinfandel

Cheers everyone and welcome to the third episode of Vinyls & Vinos where I pair great music with great wine! My pairings are based off my preference, so always feel free to comment what YOU would pair with either the wine or the record in my episodes. Make sure to like and subscribe and followContinue reading “Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #3 – Fleetwood Mac & Zinfandel”

Foot of the Bed Cellars x Cultivar – SF Tasting/Meet & Greet Video

  Foot of the Bed Cellars is a Dogpatch-based direct to consumer wine company highlighting two new wines from small, premium producers around the West Coast each month. They were recently named the #1 direct brand to watch in 2019 by IAB in the Wine/Beer Category. ***USE CODE “vinylsandvinos” when signing up for $15 offContinue reading “Foot of the Bed Cellars x Cultivar – SF Tasting/Meet & Greet Video”

VINPOP Organic Popcorn: Made with Real Wine

Today’s pairing? VINPOP popcorn and pop music! Made with real wine, these snacks come in five flavors: Rosé Pinot Noir Champagne Chardonnay Plain All ingredients are organic, vegan, gluten free, non-GMO and made with extra virgin avocado oil. These flavors are FUN, and most importantly so tasty. Wanna know what’s NOT fun though? Dietary restrictions.Continue reading “VINPOP Organic Popcorn: Made with Real Wine”

Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #2 – Janis Joplin & Ed’s Red Blend

Cheers everyone and welcome to the second episode of Vinyls & Vinos where I pair great music with great wine! My pairings are based off my preference, so always feel free to comment what YOU would pair with either the wine or the record in my episodes. Make sure to like and subscribe while you’reContinue reading “Vinyls & Vinos Ep. #2 – Janis Joplin & Ed’s Red Blend”

Wine Access X Julien Fayard “Idiosyncrasy” Label Launch

Idiosyncrasy is a brand-new Wine Access exclusive label crafted by 99-point winemaker Julien Fayard. Hosted at Fayard’s newest tasting room in downtown Napa, The Green Room, Wine Access launched the label along with a tour of the space and a preview of all four Cabernet Sauvignons that comprise the Idiosyncrasy brand. Each of the fourContinue reading “Wine Access X Julien Fayard “Idiosyncrasy” Label Launch”