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Wine-Friendly Holiday Sweets

At this festive time of year, we all enjoy serving wine with different courses of our meals – including dessert! Here are some other ideas for incorporating wine into your favorite holiday sweets! Continue reading

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Fool-proof Holiday “Apps”

You can never have too many great holiday appetizer recipes to share with guests during this festive season. Here are some great ones to enjoy with a glass of wine the next time friends stop by! Continue reading

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Enjoy Fall Flavors

One of the best things about the arrival of autumn is the delicious array of flavors that accompany it: hearty soups and stews, baked apple pies, roasted root vegetables and so much more. Here are some of our favorite ways to savor the goodness of autumn… Continue reading

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From Ballerina to America’s First Professional Female Winemaker, Katherine Vajda: Winemaker at Concannon Vineyard (1950-1960)

As we celebrate our 128th consecutive year producing wine under the Concannon family label, I am reminded of the remarkable Katherine Vajda, our winemaker from 1950 to 1960.

Katherine was the first technically-trained, professional woman winemaker in the United States. Highly respected for her knowledge, skill and training, she served as an active participant on the Technical Advisory Board of the California Wine Institute.
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All about harvest

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Have you ever wondered what takes place during the grape harvest? Here’s a brief rundown on what we’re doing right now and why this is such a fun time to come and visit the Livermore Valley! Continue reading

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