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2017 ZinEx Pt 2

March 11th, 2017 | No Comments

2017 Zinfandel Experience • Time for Episode 2! I'm diving into the ZinExperience in San Francisco on Pier 27.

2017 ZinEx Pt 1

March 4th, 2017 | No Comments

2017 Zinfandel Experience •Kicking off my adventure at the 2017 Zinfandel Experience by Zinfandel Advocates & Producers held at the very chic Pier 27 on the Embarcadero in fabulous San Francisco, CA.

Revana Winery

November 25th, 2013 | No Comments

Revana Winery Revana Winery is a small winery in St Helena (northern Napa Valley) on the western side of the valley. All tastings are by appointment only at Revana and valued at $55 per tasting.  They are open most days from 10am – 4pm.   Their tasting room is small and quaint.  It is definitely […]


November 19th, 2013 | No Comments

How to decant a bottle of wine..

Dancing Coyote Winery

October 14th, 2013 | No Comments

 Dancing Coyote Winery The Dancing Coyote Winery is located in the small community of Acampo in Lodi, California.  Lodi is approximately 30 miles south of Sacramento off of CA-99. The tasting room is open Friday -Sunday 11am – 5pm. It’s a bit weird to get into their tasting room but trust the directions, its back […]

Wine 101: Key & Swirl Wine Pump

October 10th, 2013 | No Comments

How to keep the wine you didn't drink fresh in the bottle.

Key & Swirl featured on Infotainmentnews

September 28th, 2013 | No Comments

Key and Swirl featured at InfotainmentNews Hey Wine Snobs, Take a look at the webinar where we were featured by this week.  We had a great discussion about what we do here at Key and Swirl.  We are looking forward to doing more vids like this in the future!  Stay tuned.  Cheers!  

Wine 101: Understanding Bottle Types

September 23rd, 2013 | No Comments

Wine 101: Understanding Bottle Types This week we tackle the topic of why wine bottles are different shapes. It’s learning time wine newbies!

Klinker Brick Winery

August 11th, 2013 | No Comments

Klinker Brick Winery The Klinker Brick Winery is located in Lodi, California just East of CA-99 about 30 minutes South of downtown Sacramento. Klinker Brick is a nationally distributed wine and is named after the bricks commonly found in homes around Lodi.  The tasting room is open Thursday through Monday from 11am to 5pm.  The […]

K&S Wine Ratings

August 8th, 2013 | No Comments

Key & Swirl Rating System I am not a huge fan of objective systems used to rate wine. I do believe such systems have their use. In fact, we wine neophytes can always use some guidance from well-trained noses out there. However, no matter how well trained some expert’s nose, it will never describe a […]