Time To Put the Bong Down and Saddle Up, Your Winery Needs You!

I didn’t really know how to approach this one. There’s going to be stigma about marijuana for a long time to come even though it’s now legal in California. It’s just another crop that the vines have to compete with for space, labour, and water. As I was finding out in my recent trip to … More Time To Put the Bong Down and Saddle Up, Your Winery Needs You!

CALIFORN-I-A DAY 3: Conservation, Cakebread, and Cooking Competitions

Rolling out of bed at the slightly more reasonable time of 5am (bodyclock is struggling here!) I had plenty of time to prepare for our first full day of this and that. With a seminar and two winery visits to start the day, a no-holds-barred cooking spectacular for lunch and an afternoon listening to Napa … More CALIFORN-I-A DAY 3: Conservation, Cakebread, and Cooking Competitions

CALIFORN-I-A DAY 2: Beards, Bridge, and Belly Busting Desserts

Yesterday we checked out of San Fransisco, boarded the party bus, and headed out into wine country. As much as this was the first day of work it was a Sunday, so it was a nice ease-in job, with a good slug of time at the wonderful Ram’s Gate Winery at the mouth of Sonoma … More CALIFORN-I-A DAY 2: Beards, Bridge, and Belly Busting Desserts