Pruning: Creating Vine Balance

by Rodney Strong Team about 1 week ago

Do you know what pruning is? Did you know that there are two main styles of pruning winegrapes? 

Ryan Decker, our Wine Grower Relations Manager, gives us insight into the who, what, where, when and why we prune the vineyards every winter: 

It’s depressing, really.

After the leaves... more

Seasonal Crab Salad Sandwich and Reserve Chardonnay

by Rodney Strong Team about 2 weeks ago

With crab season in full-swing, this easy to make (and delicious) crab sandwich is a must! Whether it's for your next dinner party or just for yourself, we guarantee that you'll enjoy. 

Run by your local fish market to pick up some fresh crab that is bursting with flavor.

Recipe... more

Holiday Entertaining Crostini Recipes with Wine Pairings

by Rachel Voorhees on December 17, 2014

Easy to make and full of different flavors, crostini are the perfect appetizer to serve at any party. Create a colorful plate filled with different crostini loaded with ingredients such as crumbled bacon, roasted red peppers, prosciutto and fresh sage. Your party guests will be lined up... more

How to make a wreath out of wine corks

by Rachel Voorhees on December 9, 2014

Happy Holidays! Gather up those corks laying around your house and join Remy Moore, our E-Commerce & Wine Club Manager to create your very own wreath out of wine corks! 

What you will need:
1 Straw wreath base (local craft store)
About 200-300* corks
Hot glue gun & replacement glue... more

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