What people are saying about The California Directory of Fine Wineries

The Directory continues to receive high praise from the media! Magazines, newspapers, Internet, radio and many personal blogs.

"This is the coffee table book that actually gets picked up, and often... This book is a great way to rediscover brands you know—and stumble upon new wineries..."—Gabe Saglie, Sr. Editor, Travelzoo

"A vetted wine directory of scrutiny, not an index of all. Each must meet a quality index. Wine, service, and amenities are fully evaluated to ensure your experinece is one of the best." —Kelly Mitchell, The Wine Siren

"Grab the new edition of The California Directory of Fine Wineries, Central Coast, before heading out on a wine tour. This guide allows for seamless navigation through the wineries... Each page features beautiful photos, rich histories and practical information for a stress-free tasting tour." Santa Barbara Seasons

"Hits all the high notes... a selection of prominent wineries that are among the best California has to offer... Be sure to have this handy guide by your side." PinotFile

"I run into your books (all over wine country)... and I'm a fan." Sara Schneider, Wine Editor, Sunset Magazine

“WHY WE LOVE IT... Cheryl Crabtree and K. Reka Badger have captured the unique charm and flavor of each destination in this gift-worthy book.” CaliforniaTravelExpert.com

“An enormous aid to knowledge and understanding as well as a visual delight.” —Agenda New York

"A stylish guide for wine lovers and back road ramblers alike." —California Homes

"A breathtaking photographic tour... It makes you want to jump in the car and head north!" —KQED, Public Radio 88.5 (San Francisco)

"...The California Directory of Fine Wineries is an invaluable resource..." —Alaska Airlines magazine

"I recommend picking up a copy of The California Directory of Fine Wineries... it's the best known overview of the premiere wineries from the region." —Kimberly Rosbe, Editor Executive Edge GETAWAY (Victoria, Australia)

"The photographs alone would help me decide which wineries to visit... It makes a great hardcover coffee table book." —Gerald Phillips, Wine Writer, VENICE Magazine

"Next time you're off to Wine Country you NEED a copy of this book!" —Guy Bower, The Good Life, KNSS Newsradio1330

"No matter if you're planning an autumn jaunt to California wine country, or just dreaming of one, this book will lead your way." —SkyWest, United Express in-flight magazine

"Although there are a number of guidebooks covering the California Wine Country, I have one particular favorite: ...The California Directory of Fine Wineries." —Vie People & Places magazine

"A handy, up-to-date wine touring resource... Every page is illuminated by images that beckon you to pack your picnic fixins and head out on a wine tasting day trip." —Dennis Schaefer, Wine Columnist, Santa Barbara News-Press