Lake County in the News

Collected articles about Lake County wines and growers.

Glenn McGourty pressing wine

Smoke & Winegrapes: A Conversation with Glenn McGourty

With major wildfires occurring every year in California, winegrape growers and buyers are obviously concerned about the effect of smoke on vineyards. Do wildfires necessarily mean problems for vineyards? Working in collaboration with the Lake County Winegrape Commission, UCCE Viticulture Farm Advisor Glenn McGourty set out to answer that question. “It can be difficult to […]

Lake & Mendocino Counties IPM Seminar December 13, 2019

Recap: 22nd Annual UCCE Lake and Mendocino IPM Seminar

More than 60 growers, vineyard consultants, and pest control advisers gathered at the UC Hopland Research and Extension Center on December 13 for an update on a broad range of pest management topics at the annual UCCE Lake and Mendocino IPM Seminar. The following speakers gave presentations: Matt Daugherty, Ph.D., ag biologist with the Mendocino […]

California's Other Cabernets Photo (c) Meg Baggott, Wine Enthusiast

Discover California’s Overlooked Cabernet Sauvignon

While offerings from Napa continue to take top billing, other regions of the state are producing distinct, expressive bottles worth exploring. Photo by Meg Baggott Central Coast’s Central Players The long history of Central Coast Cabernet Sauvignon is not all glorious. Many of the region’s early Cabs were quite green. But better attention to microclimates […]

Rosey Cooks' Greek Chicken

Perfectly Paired with Rosey Cooks

In celebration of International Sauvignon Blanc day on May 3rd, Rosey Cooks has provided a recipe that will pair nicely with your favorite Lake County Sauvignon Blanc. Grilled Greek Chicken with Mint Feta Sauce           Recipe 1 lemon, zested and juiced 3 sprigs fresh oregano 3 sprigs fresh dill 3 sprigs […]

Dancing Poly's Dolmades

Perfectly Paired with Dancing Poly

In celebration of International Sauvignon Blanc day on May 3rd, Dancing Poly Farm & Food  has provided a recipe that will pair nicely with your favorite Lake County Sauvignon Blanc. Greek Dolmades If possible, pick your own grape leaves and blanch until tender. Attributes of a good dolmades grape leaf: Small Young Not exposed to […]

Wine Country Table Recipe

Wine Country Table-Little Gem Lettuces with Olive Oil-Poached Tuna

WINE COUNTRY TABLE: With Recipes that Celebrate California’s Sustainable Harvest By Janet Fletcher Photographs by Robert Holmes and Sara Remington In collaboration with Wine Institute Little Gem Lettuces with Olive Oil-Poached Tuna This dish requires a lot of olive oil for poaching, but you won’t waste a drop. Use some of the flavorful poaching oil […]

Wine Country Table book

Where Sauvignon Blanc Shines

WINE COUNTRY TABLE: With Recipes that Celebrate California’s Sustainable Harvest By Janet Fletcher Photographs by Robert Holmes and Sara Remington In collaboration with Wine Institute Where Sauvignon Blanc Shines Lake County’s reputation as a source for well-priced Sauvignon Blanc continues to climb as growers home in on the best sites for this variety. The grape […]

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LCWC Executive Committee Meeting @ LCWC Office
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