Learn About Perry Creek
At Perry Creek Vineyards, you might find the winery owner, Michael Chazen, answering the phone or pouring wines to eager visitors. We operate a very hands-on winery, are passionate about our craft, and want to ensure that our customers receive the absolute highest quality product we"re capable of producing.One of the few female winemakers in the Sierra Nevada foothills, Nancy Steel...
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Learn About Sierra Foothills
Called gold country since the mid-1800's, the Sierra Foothills, located between Sacramento and the Nevada border, was a hot spot for those seeking a gold rush fortune. Some of these settlers brought some European vines with them and somewhere in that mix was the Zinfandel grape.
Zinfandel remains the grape of choice here, followed by Rhone Blends. Volcanic...
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Learn About Cabernet Sauvignon
(cab-uhr-NAY sow-veeh-yawn) King of Red Many refer to Cabernet Sauvignon as the king of red grapes. Perhaps that title is due to its ability to grow worldwide in a number of climates, or to the fact that it produces wine with such character yet such diversity. Either way, this grape is responsible, as a whole or a partner, for some of the greatest wines in the world. In Bordeaux,...
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