It's not often that I get to entertain my friends and family from back home, but when I do, taking my wine lovers to wine country is a must. I have a special selection of wineries that I love to take first time visitors to. I am sure that my list will grow over time,... Continue Reading →
In the News…………….
Envolve Winery of the Sonoma Valley purchased by the Stewart Family of Bacas Family Estates. (Remember Ben Flajnik of "The Bachelor" circa 2012) Read on: Wine Business Article Northbay Business Journal Article Sonoma Valley Sun Article
On this Saturday, October 3rd, enjoy an evening of wine, food, music and art. Mix and mingle with fantastic people, enjoy a cooking demo with premier Chef Michele Wilson and meet world-renowned Sommelier Anani Lawson. See me there or join me on Twitter @BelledeVin. I will be tweeting LIVE from the event. Go to The... Continue Reading →
Mills College in Oakland, CA is the host site for the first annual Oakland Wine Festival, scheduled for July 18th. Celebrated wine and food writer, and Mills College alum, Melody Fuller, is the founder of this fantastic event. The festival will bring together some of the top wineries throughout Napa, Sonoma, the East Bay and... Continue Reading →
I was really excited about tasting Gabrielle Union's Vanilla Puddin. I had watched an episode of LA Hair several months ago that showed celebrity stylist, Kim Kimble, styling Gabrielle's hair for a photo shoot for the launch of her new line of California-based wine. I looked forward to it coming on the market, and was floored when... Continue Reading →