Best Destinations For The Wine Lover's VacationWhile Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.
Guide To Amador County WineriesAh… Amador. The mere mention of the county’s wine has oenophiles salivating and makes newbies to wine tasting curious. Known primarily for its big flavored Zinfandels and Barberas the wines are grown and produced by mainly small family-run operations.
Top List of Placer County WineriesFrenchman Claude Chana was a lucky 49’er who actually mined a fortune. Then he focused on fruit. Peaches, apples and plums were among the harvests, but it was his 200 grape vines that first gave Placer County its rich heritage in winemaking.