Mahogany Mountain 2007 Merlot featured wine of the week!
I am so excited about this good news! We heard from our friends last week that Barona Casino’s steakhouse featured our wine along with two other wines on their menu. Too bad that we had plans to go up to Sonoma for the weekend. Otherwise, I’d have loved to go to Barona and had a […]
Estate Red Wine won Silver Medal!
We’ve recently received a Silver Medal from the Lum Eisenman Wine Competition for our estate Red Wine, a delicious blend of estate Cabernet Sauvignon and estate Merlot. The wine was aged for 18 months in American oak barrel. Having a medal with Lum Eisenman’s name on it a lot to me even though this wine […]
Mother Nature was generous and gave us a bumper crop this year. But Mother Nature also wanted to test our perseverance and stamina. We had to pick our grapes two weekends in a row when the daily temperature was between 90 -100 degrees. Murphy’s law was at its best. It was hot and humid the […]
Wine Matters: It’s harvest time
In the last few weeks, we’ve been very busy bottling wines, tending our vineyard and getting ready for the harvest. Our grape vines are doing really well. We expect to have another bountiful harvest this year. Wild creatures are staking out their shares of the crop and making their presence known. Birds are gathering in […]
Tribute to Dad
This week, we’ve just received a letter from the Orange County Commercial Wine Competition congratulating us for winning a Silver Medal for our Zinfandel estate-bottled wine. I wish my dad could have been here so I could have run over to my parents’ house and told them about the good news. Like a child, I […]
2009 Barrel Tasting Bash
Our barrel tasting bash with friends and family last weekend was a blast. We introduced four estate wines from 2007 vintage that have been aged in oak barrels for 18 months: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah and Zinfandel. The whole winery was washed and shined inside out. The vineyards were mowed and looked beautiful. Landscrapers were […]