Taft Street Tasting Room

Summer Fireworks

Summer is cracking into high gear as the days get warmer, the crowds get bigger, and everything seems just a touch nicer. We at Taft Street received some welcome news from two of the nation’s top wine competitions. From the Orange County Wine Competition (world’s biggest competition for California wines), we received GOLD MEDALS for …

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Russian River Valley Grenache Blanc

Announcing the results of the 2019 International Womens Wine Competition!

The votes are in and we are pleased to officially announce the results of the 2019 International Women’s Wine Competition. 92 point Gold: 2018 Russian River Valley Rose of Pinot Noir 91 point Double Gold: 2018 Russian River Valley Catie’s Corner Grenache Blanc This competition was expertly judged by the wine industry’s leading professional women, …

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Robert Parker Wine Advocate 92+ Points

Robert Parker Wine Advocate – April 2019

We’re thrilled to announce our 2017 Russian River Valley Skikos Vineyard Pinot Noir was awarded 92+ points from Robert Parker Wine Advocate.  From Issue No. 242: The 2017 Pinot Noir Skikos Vineyard is pale to medium ruby with a nose of citrus peel, dried flowers, saline and dusty earth with a blueberries, black berries and black cherry core. It’s light to medium-bodied and …

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Happy 37th To Us!

As is the case every April Fools’ Day, we celebrate our existence in this strange and wonderful business. Making quality wine for our family and friends has always been a pleasure, and we don’t plan any changes. Even if winter continues way longer than it should around here. March was wet and April promises a …

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Omelette Frittata. Image by Dagny Walter from Pixabay

Hearty Frittata

As we inch our way towards warmer weather our attention turns to casual dining. Here is a dish that can be served anytime/anyplace; equally appropriate from morning til evening. INGREDIENTS: 6 tablespoons olive oil 1 garlic, minced 1 small shallot, diced black pepper 4 cups cooked greens (spinach, kale….), chopped 1 teaspoon lemon juice salt …

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