How 3 Pro Tips Killed my Fear of Grill-Roasted Beef
By Christian Ahlmann 2 December 2020 0

I had a fear of grilling beef roasts. I admit this reluctantly, since we raise and sell premium grass-fed beef for a living. But the truth is steaks and chops are easy ...

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2020 seen through the eyes of the Ahlmann grandkids
By Else Ahlmann 8 November 2020 2

As adults, we work through the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic to be able to make wine, and to share it with our customers in safe and fun ways. We’ve seen crises bef ...

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A Word on California’s Vintage 2020 and Smoke Exposure
By Christian Ahlmann 17 September 2020 0

You may have noticed that 2020 brought some smoke to the west coast this fall, an almost welcome distraction this year from news of the pandemic, the election and the ...

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The Magic Behind Asbill Valley Sauvignon Blanc
By Christian Ahlmann 11 June 2020 0

We met Sandy's wine-making skills years before we met Sandy himself.  His work at Merry Edwards appeared in a blind Sauvignon Blanc tasting at the ranch in 2010, and ma ...

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