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October 2017 Wine Club Allocations

October 2017 Wine Club Allocations

Fedora Club and Gold Band Club The Wine Club allocations will be put together starting the week of October 16, 2017. Please come to the winery to pick-up your wine on Thursday, October 26 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We’ll have some lovely wines for you to try and some delicious snacks prepared by Chef Francesco from Cucina Migrante.…

Where is the 2017 Harvest?

Where is the 2017 Harvest?

Where is the 2017 Harvest? What happened? Most of the four tons of the organically grown, premier El Dorado County Petite Sirah earmarked for Gianni Buonomo Vintners was desiccated on the vine. During the five consecutive days of temperatures over 100 around Labor Day, the grapes just could not keep-up with the heat. They turned to raisins. “It’s been a…

Washington Grapes Developing Beautifully

Washington Grapes Developing Beautifully

A visit this week to the Yakima Valley to check-out the 2017 vintage discovered one very important thing; its going to be a great vintage. After a cooler spring than had been experienced in the previous 5 years, vineyard temperatures are now reaching 100 degrees. “When the temps get into the high-90s the vines basically shut-down,” explained vineyard manager Patrick…

San Diego Urban Winery in California Spotlight

San Diego Urban Winery in California Spotlight

Interview with Ocean Beach Winemaker San Diego CA – June 29, 2017 – As San Diego’s wine scene begins to emerge, wine tasting at the Ocean Beach Winery Gianni Buonomo Vintners is being heralded not only for the rare and exotic varietals they produce, but for the superior quality each of the wines exhibit. They are truly wines of exceptional…

Ocean Beach Winery Featured at San Diego County Fair

Ocean Beach Winery Featured at San Diego County Fair

Gianni Buonomo’s Blaufränkisch Takes Center State at Del Mar Fair Del Mar CA – June 9, 2017 – “Someone at the fair actually heard of Blaufränkisch!” exclaimed surprised San Diego winemaker Keith Rolle. “She just got back from a trip to Austria and central Europe where she drank Blaufränkisch almost every day.”  The rest of the fair goers needed a little…