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Wine Expert’s 3 Top Wines for Fall, Cooler Weather, and Comfort Food
Oct 15, 2020
The change in seasons from Summer to Fall inspires a shift in food and wine. Now more than ever, we hunger for warm, nurturing comfort fo...
Building a Great Wine Trip: Valle de Guadalupe to Santa Barbara
Sep 30, 2020
Interested in a wine trip to Valle de Guadalupe in Baja, California, and to Santa Barbara Wine Country? This blog takes you to both, maxi...
The History of Santa Barbara Wine Country, Part 3: Big Money & Big Business
Sep 15, 2020
Santa Barbara Wine Country may be the most dynamic wine region in California today. From the Wine Ghetto in Lompoc to the newest AVA, Ali...
Martellotto Winery in Santa Barbara Wine Country Announces Organic Wine Offer
Aug 31, 2020
Martellotto Winery, a premier winery located in Santa Barbara Wine Country, has released a new organic wine offer.“We know that even as p...
Sta. Rita Hills Organic Wines: What You Don’t Know About Organic Wines but Should
Aug 15, 2020
Wine experts around the world regularly debate the attributes of organic, biodynamic, and natural wines. Some praise, while others malign...
The History of Santa Barbara Wine Country, Part 2: Wine Industry Comes of Age
Aug 01, 2020
Santa Barbara Wine Country may be the most dynamic wine region in California today. From the Wine Ghetto in Lompoc to the newest AVA, Hap...
What is Your Wine Drinking Personality? 11 Types of Wine Drinkers
Jul 10, 2020
When it comes to wine, opinions are wide-ranging. Wine preferences are all over the place, from cheap to expensive, red or white, New Wor...
The History of Santa Barbara Wine Country, Part 1: The Early Years
Jul 01, 2020
Santa Barbara Wine Country may be the most dynamic wine region in California today. From the Wine Ghetto in Lompoc to the newest AVA, Hap...
Planting a Vineyard: Does Soil Matter?
Jun 15, 2020
Thinking about planting a vineyard? Then, you probably want to know about soil. Does soil matter when planting a vineyard?The simple answ...
Martellotto Winery Thanks SoCal COVID-19 Healthcare Workers with Wine Donation
Apr 17, 2020
Photo from ABC NewsSanta Barbara County Martellotto Winery recently sent a heartfelt THANK YOU to hospital and other healthcare workers b...
Santa Barbara Martellotto Winery Welcomes Star Trek: Picard at Sunstone Winery
Feb 15, 2020
Beam me up to Santa Barbara Wine Country! Martellotto Winery owner Greg Martellotto is excited about welcoming Hollywood to the region. L...
Trump Tariff War Raising Supply Chain Costs for California Wineries
Feb 01, 2020
Ask small business owner Greg Martellotto his opinion of Trump tariffs, and he’ll talk about the unintended consequences that are not bei...