This Sonoma Valley Wine Girl is proud to share this fabulous picture of or bountiful 2013 harvest of our Estate Grown Chardonnay, from the Laurel Hill Vineyard! This vineyard was our first, planted 23 years ago, by my father, Henry K. Mayo. Last Sunday, October 22, 2013 we celebrated our 20th anniversary of producing wine
One of The Sonoma Valley Wine Girl’s favorite winegrowers, Bill Hawley, up at Random Ridge on Mt Veeder inspects a magnificent cluster of his world-class Cabernet Sauvignon.
Unbelievable day!!! Thank you to so many of our wonderful family, friends, fabulous wine club members and all our new friends who dropped into make our 20th anniversary so special! We had friends an relatives who came a LONG way to help up celebrate and we love and appreciate each and everyone of you
Philip and I have been friends since we were in Nursery School (50+ years ago) and is it truly my pleasure to introduce and work with our Harvest Intern Philip! Feels like working with family when you’ve been friends for as long as we have! This Sonoma Valley Wine Girl is sure gonna miss
JOIN THE SONOMA VALLEY WINE GIRL FOR OUR 20th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION!!! Truly a big event for the Mayo Family as we celebrate 20 years of winemaking. This Sunday, September 22nd from 11-5pm at the Mayo Family Winery, 13101 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen. We will be serving 20 wines all offered at $20 per bottle or
A particular favorite among The Sonoma Valley Wine girls is our highly sought after Gewurtztraminer! A lightly sweeter varietal that has many secret admirers. This year we brought in 3 tons of beautiful fruit! Let the good times roll!
The Sonoma Valley Wine Girl met some wonderful people at a private tasting last weekend at the Mayo Family Winery! Meet the Northwest Voyageurs and their lovely guide Jen! They chose to taste some our obscure, small lot, single varietals and were lucky enough to take home the LAST of a wine club favorite: Grenache!
You can’t get any luckier when you are working behind the tasting bar to meet wonderful and interesting folks from all over the world! These area few of my “new” friends from last week! This Sonoma Valley Wine Girl loves meeting new people every day!
The Sonoma Valley Wine Girl is happy to report that the Laurel Hill Estate Pinot Noir was successfully harvested at the peak of ripeness last week! At first glance it looks like 2013 will be a magnificent year for this Reserve Estate Grown Pinot Noir! Check out these wonderful action shots as the grapes are