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VIDEO: Wine Cave Dinner guests have food flamed in front of them

VIDEO: Wine Cave Dinner guests have food flamed in front of them 0

Auburn , Dinner , Wine , Wine Pairings , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔October 31, 2016

Chef Glen Johnson, of Under the Canapé Catering, prepared a delectable demonstration menu to pair with Mt. Vernon Wines on site at our recent Wine Cave Dinner. Chef Johnson, who spent many years as a chef for stars like Michael

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Study proves cheese improves the wine-drinking experience

Study proves cheese improves the wine-drinking experience 0

Auburn , Cheese , Wine Pairings , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔October 24, 2016

Food and wine have long been partners, specifically wine and cheese. Now, there is scientific proof that wine enhances the wine experience. A study completed by the Centre for Taste and Feeding Behaviour in Dijon, France, asked 31 regular wine

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Mt. Vernon Winery named best winery in Auburn

Mt. Vernon Winery named best winery in Auburn 0

Auburn , Travel , Wine , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔October 18, 2016

In case you haven’t heard, Mt. Vernon Winery has been named the Best Winery in Auburn by the Auburn Journal. This is the 13th year in a row that Mt. Vernon has won in this category. In addition to this

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Study: Millennials prefer premium wines

Study: Millennials prefer premium wines 0

Millennials , Travel , Wine , Winery 🕔October 10, 2016

Millennials are taking over the wine industry, largely because of their preferences. Millennials, who are often described as those 34 years old and younger, grew up with baby boomer parents who were the first generation to drink premium wines, according

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Why you should become a Wine Club member

Why you should become a Wine Club member 0

Uncategorized 🕔October 4, 2016

When you are trying to figure out which wine club to join, you want to make sure you are going to get the most out of it. That is why at Mt. Vernon Winery we treat our wine club members

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Mt. Vernon Winery announces its September releases

Mt. Vernon Winery announces its September releases 0

Auburn , Merlot , Wine , Wine Tasting , Winery , zinfandel 🕔September 23, 2016

Mt. Vernon Winery is proud to announce that is has made its September wine releases available. There are four wine releases every year of the finest Mt. Vernon Winery has to offer. These releases occur in March, June, September and

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Gov. Brown declares September ‘California Wine Month’

Gov. Brown declares September ‘California Wine Month’ 0

Travel , Wine , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔September 16, 2016

Gov. Jerry Brown has issued a proclamation declaring September “California Wine Month.” In the official release, Gov. Brown stated the following: “While there is some dispute as to when and where the first vines were planted, it is clear that

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Mt. Vernon Winery to host demonstration menu dinner

Mt. Vernon Winery to host demonstration menu dinner 0

Dinner , Wine Pairings , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔September 7, 2016

There are a variety of food and wine pairings that can tantalize the taste buds, but have you have ever experienced pairing advice from a professional? This is your chance! Chef Glen Johnson, of Under the Canapé Catering, will be

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The best foods to pair with Cabernet Sauvignon

The best foods to pair with Cabernet Sauvignon 0

Auburn , Wine , Wine Tasting , Winery 🕔September 6, 2016

Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most popular wines in California and around the world. It started in France when Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc were accidentally blended. The wine gained popularity in the Bordeaux area. In the 1970s, Cabernet

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Mt. Vernon Winery partners with doctor to fight breast cancer

Mt. Vernon Winery partners with doctor to fight breast cancer 0

Charity , Wine 🕔August 31, 2016

Chances are that you or someone you know has or will battle breast cancer at some point. The numbers are staggering. One in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and breast cancer

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