Touring & Tasting Magazine

Contents Spring 2012

Featured Stories

3 Top Wine Country Destinations to Experience

From the Eastern Seaboard to the heart of the Midwest to the Pacific West Coast, there are so many wonderful places to tour, taste, and stay. In this section we explore the wine regions of Asheville, North Carolina, Galena, Illinois, and Solvang, California.

Editor's Tour: Oregon’s Willamette Valley

Oregon’s spectacular Willamette Valley has a rustic, rural charm all its own.

For Starters from the Bay Area

We asked noted chefs of the region to share starter recipes to whet our readers’ appetites, and they certainly obliged

Touring Languedoc-Roussillon along Canal du Midi

On the southern coast of France along the Mediterranean Sea lies an enchanting wine region abundant in sunshine, culture, history, and natural beauty.

Virginia’s Distinctive Varietals

The Commonwealth of Virginia has a unique winemaking heritage that dates back to the 1600’s and the founding of the colony of Jamestown

Blending Wine with Art in Lake and Mendocino County

Eco Committed: 8 New Ways the Napa Valley is Raising the Bar

Gathering Together on California's Northern Central Coast

Goals, Glory, and Washington Winemakers

Interview with Oak Ridge General Manager Nick Karavidas

Interview with Owner/Winemaker John Bookwalter

Interview with Somerston General Manager/Winemaker Craig Becker

Paso Robles: An American Town Known for Rhône

Sonoma Women in Wine

The Legacy of Lodi

Wine Trails of the Sierra Foothills



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Albion River Inn
Mendocino County

Fountaingrove Inn Hotel and the Steakhouse @ Equus
Sonoma County

Honor Mansion, a Wine Country Resort
Dry Creek Valley

Le Boat

Seascape Beach Resort
Northern Central Coast

Youngberg Hill
Willamette Valley


Ahnfeldt Wines
Napa Valley

ArborBrook Vineyards
Willamette Valley

August Cellars
Willamette Valley

Biltmore Wines
North Carolina

Carol Shelton Wines
Sonoma County

Chacewater Winery & Olive Mill
Lake County

Cherry Hill Winery
Willamette Valley

Clif Family Winery at Velo Vino
Napa Valley

Colene Clemens Vineyards
Willamette Valley

Delectus Vineyard and Winery
Napa Valley

Flora Springs The Room
Napa Valley

Galena Cellars

Goose Ridge Vineyards

Goose Ridge Vineyards

Guglielmo Winery
Northern Central Coast

Havens Winery
Napa Valley

Horton Vineyards

Kestrel Vintners

Locatelli Vineyards & Winery
Paso Robles

Lucchesi Vineyards & Winery
Sierra Foothills

Markham Vineyards
Napa Valley

Matanzas Creek Winery
Sonoma County

Oak Ridge Winery

Orchard Heights Winery
Willamette Valley

Peirano Estate Vineyards

R & B Cellars
San Francisco Bay

Rock Wall Wine Company
San Francisco Bay

Sequoia Grove Winery
Napa Valley

Sheldon Wines
Sonoma County

Signorello Estate
Napa Valley

Napa Valley

Sycamore Cellars
Monterey County

Three Fox Vineyards

Viader Vineyards
Napa Valley

WillaKenzie Estate
Willamette Valley

Willamette Valley Vineyards
Willamette Valley

William James Cellars
Santa Barbara County

Yamhill Valley Vineyards
Willamette Valley

Youngberg Hill Vineyard
Willamette Valley