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The Wines of Lake County: New Releases from Shannon Ridge

Located 35 miles north of the Napa County Line, Shannon Ridge Vineyards is a certified sustainable, family winery located in Lake County’s High Valley AVA.   Mike Wood is winemaker.  The 2200 foot high, volcanic rock vineyards overlook Clear Lake, the … Continue reading

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MacPhail Family Wines: 2009 Pinot Noir Releases from California

James MacPhail makes small lots of handcrafted Pinot Noirs from single vineyards in California and Oregon. His winemaking techniques let each vineyard express itself in the wine. In this article, we taste four of his outstanding Pinot Noirs from the … Continue reading

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