Discover San Diego Wines, Beers & Spirits
One of the better kept secrets in San Diego is the fact that we have multiple wineries, breweries and distilleries right here in our home town that produce wines, beers and spirits that can rival and many times outperform beverages anywhere else in the world. Well, the jig is up and it’s time that a bigger light get shined on our local community and all that it has to offer in outstanding libations.
San Diego is home to a wondrous amount of locally grown wine. If you have not experienced San Diego wine then you are missing out on award winning reds and white wines that can rival wines all over the world. We invite you to explore these San Diego County wineries.
It may have seemed sudden and overnight, but the San Diego micro-brew industry has built up a considerable amount of steam as expert craftsman have been honing their skills and delighting our palette with their awesome brewed creations. We invite you to explore our list of handpicked local breweries.
If you want to discover a newly blossoming industry in San Diego we suggest you cast your sights at the craft whiskey, rum and other distilled beverages being created by adventurous souls who want to bring a higher level of spirits to enjoy anytime of year.
We caught Lindsay Pomeroy, owner and Chief Wine Educator of Wine Smarties, who has been teaching wine classes since 2006; as well as providing formal certification courses; out at Vineyard Grant James Winery giving a bit of wine 101 to some very attentive students....read more
The phrase “shoot from the hip”, is the best description that comes to mind of my honest and energetic interview with winemaker Susanne Sapier from Vineyard Grant James. This highly energetic and passionate winemaker sat down with me on the beautiful patio of her...read more
I’ve got to admit, I love coming out to visit Hellanback Ranch Winery. Owned and operated by John York and Paula Payne, this boutique winery located in Ramona takes a bit of a long and winding path to get to, but is always worth the effort. I had the chance to sit...read more