In honor of #WineWednesday: Sparkling Brut, quite possibly the perfect pairing for this week’s 90° days. #summer #bubbly

In honor of #WineWednesday: Sparkling Brut, quite possibly the perfect pairing for this week’s 90° days. #summer #bubbly

Looking forward to another lovely, wine-filled day. 
#winecountry #winetasting (at Ram’s Gate Winery)

Looking forward to another lovely, wine-filled day.
#winecountry #winetasting (at Ram’s Gate Winery)

Wine Myth #4: You have to know a LOT to enjoy wine

{New Post} #WineMyth 4: You have to know a LOT to enjoy wine

Happy #winewednesday!

Ram's Gate Wine Myth Series

You have to know a lot to enjoy wine? Not so.

Yes, wine is a subject with an intense learning curve — one look at the Master Sommelier and Master of Wine programs make that incredibly clear. Many wine drinkers do find a new kind of appreciation by knowing which strain of yeast was used in fermentation or whether the vineyard sits on gravel soils. That said, the amount of…

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Wines to Pair with the 4th of July

Wines to Pair with the 4th of July #Happy4thofJuly #IndependenceDay

Happy Independence Day!

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In honor of this beloved summer holiday, we’ve selected a few wines that pair best with the months of July and August, and which classic summer dishes make for an even heightened state of palatal bliss.

1. 2011 Chardonnay, Carneros

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With poached yellow stone fruit, juicy Asian pear and baked green apple flavors, our house Chardonnay seems like it was made to chill in an…

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Just some more of the great #views from #RamsGateWinery today. #CarnerosRegion #SonomaCounty #WineCountry #NorthernCaliforniaLife #Lavender #Vineyard (at Ram’s Gate Winery)

kingstateofmind:

Just some more of the great #views from #RamsGateWinery today. #CarnerosRegion #SonomaCounty #WineCountry #NorthernCaliforniaLife #Lavender #Vineyard (at Ram’s Gate Winery)

Sunday Supper photos are up on Facebook! Thanks to all who joined us. 🍷🍷#rgwevents #sundaysuppers  (at Ram’s Gate Vineyards)

Sunday Supper photos are up on Facebook! Thanks to all who joined us. 🍷🍷#rgwevents #sundaysuppers (at Ram’s Gate Vineyards)

Wine Myth #3: Reds for winter; whites for summer

Wine Myth #3: Reds for winter; whites for summer

Happy #winewednesday!

Wine Myth Number Three: Reds for winter; whites for summer

Wine Myth #3 is brought to you by SUMMER! With warm weather so close on the horizon, we’re hearing more and more requests for bottles of Chardonnay and Pinot Blanc, chilled down to the perfect level of crispness. This is a beautiful thing – and it’s great for Chardonnay’s morale – but we wanted to take this opportunity to divulge an insider tip: Pinot Noir, when chilled…

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Happy Father’s Day!

To all the wine-loving fathers out there: we’re raising a glass to you today. Happy Father’s Day from the Ram’s Gate Winery team!

Happy Father’s Day!

To all the wine-loving fathers out there: we’re raising a glass to you today. Happy Father’s Day from the Ram’s Gate Winery team!

It certainly is a glorious Memorial Weekend at the winery! Thanks to Instagrammer @ru_t for the gorgeous photo. #regram #weekend

It certainly is a glorious Memorial Weekend at the winery! Thanks to Instagrammer @ru_t for the gorgeous photo. #regram #weekend

Between the Vines with Vineyard Manager Ned Hill

True to the adage, April showers brought May flowers — or, more specifically, May flowering and fruit set. Our team had the honor of spending one morning last week between the vines with Ned Hill, the expert vineyard manager responsible for the health and care of our estate.

Vineyard Manager Ned Hill gestures to Wingo Vineyard on the Ram's Gate Estate

Vineyard Manager Ned Hill gestures to Wingo Vineyard on the Ram’s Gate Estate

According to Ned, the 2014 vintage is running…

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