Archive for the Tag 'Freemark Abbey'


Rutherford Dust Society ~ Always Something New to Learn and Enjoy

In 1993, the Rutherford American Viticultural Area (AVA) was established. The Rutherford Dust Society was then established in 1994, by growers and vintners, to support a cohesive educational program going forward. Total acreage for the AVA is 6,840, while 4,371 acres are dedicated to vineyards. Cabernet Sauvignon is the major planting, by 67 percent. This region […]


Suisun Valley Finds Itself in a Unique Marketing Juxtaposition

[Holiday weekly give-away. Leave your name in comment box to win] Resident wines within the valley, and non-resident wines that are appellated to Suisun Valley, are causing an ongoing larger theme; and, that’s the creation of an important marketing juxtaposition. Both of these factions are contributing to “Suisun Valley” being placed on wine labels as […]