popie wines

‘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 ...

European beverages with Loomis twist welcome weekend

Local residents looking for “la dolce vita” do not have far to go to find it. Four Loomis establishments are making it a little easier to slow down to a savor-the-mome ...

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 ...