Articles by Robert Farmer


Artistic Expression - by Robert Farmer
One Man’s Passion is Wine Country’s Treasure

Ghost Wineries - by Robert Farmer
Where Wine Country Began, the Spirit Remains

Dry Creek Valley - by Robert Farmer
Where the Zinfandels Roam

Santa Barbara - by Robert Farmer
Beyond Sideways: a wine region that stand upright on its own

Santa Cruz - by Robert Farmer
Surfing the Swell of Coastal Vintages

The Monterey Way - by Robert Farmer
Great Grapes, hold the Wrath

Say Hello to Healdsburg - by Robert Farmer

The Carneros Complexity - by Robert Farmer
Get to Know a True Appellation

Culinary Calistoga - by Robert Farmer
Finding and Falling for a World of Food in Two Small-Town Blocks

Olive Me - by Robert Farmer
Because Grapes are not the Only Things Growing Around Here

Romance Redux- by Robert Farmer

One Man’s Recipe for Romance- by Robert Farmer

Small Town, Big Taste - by Robert Farmer
Yountville Packs a Culinary Punch on Par with Any City In America

Hip to Be Square - by Robert Farmer
Historic and Charming and Little Touristy — Sonoma Plaza

Notes from The Underground Wine Country's Great Indoors —by Robert Farmer
Vineyards are naturally beautiful. Whether blooming yellow with mustard flowers or lush and ripe with grapes, the vines make for great photo-ops.

Wine Country Golfing - by Robert Farmer
You’ll get little argument that California’s Wine Country is one of the most romantic spots you’re likely to find in the US.


The Cabernet Crown - by Robert Farmer
Why Cabernet is the King of the Valley

Happy Campers - by Robert Farmer
Get Your Palate into Shape Fast at a Wine Boot Camp

Manic Organic - by Robert Farmer
Organic in Mind if not on Labels

Go Big This Holiday - by Robert Farmer
For the Big Cab Lover on Your List, a Napa Valley Region is Size Appropriate

Country Tastes in City Limits - by Robert Farmer
At the Intersection of Wine Country and San Francisco, Wine Bars

Holiday Sleepovers - by Robert Farmer
When Home for the Holidays Means a Wine Country Retreat

Wine Clubs - The Gift that Keeps on Giving- in a good way- by Robert Farmer
‘Tis the season to shout at your steering wheel while parked in the lot of the local mall—furious in frustration over what the heck to buy that special someone.

Harvest - The Time is Ripe - by Robert Farmer
There's no better time to be in wine country than during harvest. The crush. That's what the locals call it. It's the time of year that the grape growers turn their crop into cash.