Placer County Wine Trail

Wine makers unhampered by drought

Placer County wine makers are not feeling the effects of current drought conditions despite popular belief to the contrary. For wine makers throughout the region, the general scar ...

‘Grape Days of Summer’ a great way to explore region

Everyone’s talking about “farm to table” these days, but it’s nothing new to wineries. Most of their tasting rooms are but a walk from where the grapes are ...

Placer County winemakers take home the hardware

While it doesn’t hold the pedigree of Napa or the popularity of Sonoma, Placer County held its own at the largest competition of American wines in the world, the San Francisc ...

Placer County wineries celebrate Valentine's weekend

The Placer County Wine Trail rings in Valentine’s Day beginning Friday, Feb. 10. Here is a sampling of what’s in store; visit www.placerwine.com to find out more.Lone B ...

Cheers for charity: Weekend wine tour is a toy drive

For the price of a small toy, oenophiles can spend this weekend tasting the offerings of 17 area wineries. The Placer County Vintners Association and Placer County Wine Trail membe ...

Homegrown wine, food, music in Placer this weekend

Fans of locally-produced food and wine may find something to tempt their palate along the Placer County Wine Trail this weekend. The Placer County Vintners Association will celebr ...

Looking for a red-hot Mother’s Day?

Looking to do more than the minimum buy-mom-a-card-and-bouquet deal this Mother’s Day? Lucky for sons and daughters throughout the area, there are many events scheduled Mother ...