Santa Cruz

CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: October 23rd, 2015
The Day of the Doon event at Bonny Doon’s ethereally beautiful estate out in the rolling hills of San Juan Bautista, could have been subtitled “The Never-Ending Charlie Parker and Randall Grahm Reunion Continues.” Or, perhaps, “Outstanding in the Field of Dreams” would be a more accurate moniker. Nonetheless, here at Popelouchum (pronounced “pop-loh-SHOOM”), the
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: April 3rd, 2015
Pinot Paradise 2105: Pinot Noir Gems from the Santa Cruz Mountains The venue — the historic Mountain Winery — was stunning and the weather made for big sky views, with towering clouds that swept away the vistas in fits and starts, returning them with sunlit highlights on the distant East Bay hills. A glorious spring
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: March 29th, 2013
What’s better than a roomful of great Pinot Noir? Why, a roomful of good food to match! Here are my top 10 food and wine pairings found at Pinot Paradise. The 9th annual Pinot Paradise, held at Villa Ragusa in lovely downtown Campbell,  presented a plethora of delicious Pinots, just begging for the perfect food
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: March 28th, 2013
Just recently, Santa Cruz Mountain Winegrowers Association held its 9th annual Pinot Paradise in Campbell, California and while wine is typically on our mind, we found 12 Foodie Favorites at Pinot Paradise that you will fall in love with. The event’s focus is to highlight the fantastic Pinot Noir’s coming out of this region and the
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: April 12th, 2012
Wine Oh TV Pinot Paradise Sun shining, waves crashing, and strolling the boardwalk are all things synonymous with Santa Cruz. But there is much more to this wine country than meets the eye. Santa Cruz is a place where the ocean meets the mountains, where The Summit to Sea Wine Trail begins and ends, and where tourists can spend one