Entries by Karen Mercado

October Newsletter 2015

Hopland Passport is HERE! October 17 & 18 11:00AM-5:00PM Explore the Roots of Wine at Hopland Passport Weekend! Learn, taste, eat, laugh, hear lore on the magic and mystery of wine. Be immersed in sensory exploration of the Sanel Valley’s homesteading roots, where winemakers from the Old Country established new vines the way their families […]

September Newsletter 2015

Historic Hopland Milano Family Winery If you’re headed to Hopland and looking to add a little history to your trip, don’t forget to stop by Milano Family Winery and explore a winery with deep historical roots and a fantastic story. The Milano Family Winery is located in Mendocino County and was the first of its […]

August Newsletter 2015

Uncork the Organic at Frey Vineyards Organic is the new black. It has created a food revolution from grocery stores to cooking shows. Everywhere you go there is new information about the benefits of going organic. It is a worldwide trend in all things food related, but at Frey Vineyards, they didn’t have to wait for it […]

July Newsletter

Wine & Music:  Nelson Family Vineyards “the key to making world class wines is to start with world class grapes”. -Greg Nelson For over 50 years the Nelson family has been farming vineyards and attracting people every year to the beautiful region of Hopland. It is truly a family affair as each generation has put […]

June Newsletter

Grape Expectations: Campovida Hopland, although a small community, is filled with 16 wonderful local wineries, today we want to spotlight Campovida who is celebrating their 5th year anniversary.Throughout the years the land we know now as Campovida has passed from family to family. It was once home to the Pomo Indians, a cattle rancher, a […]