Valle Girl Vino Logo | vallegirlvino.com

Valle Girl Vino

Dear Friends, we are proud and excited to announce the evolution of our brand of wines. I started Valley Girl Wines back in 2012 with a burlesque style logo which we affectionately referred to as Sally Bowles, a cabaret performer and the protagonist in the Broadway musical and film, Cabaret. Read more…

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Decisions, decisions …

My wine consultant/oenologist, Sergio and I do not always see eye-to-eye. He’s amazing, don’t get me wrong. He’s a young, dynamic winemaker from Mendoza, Argentina and I’m fortunate to have him on my team. He’s a scientist and I’m an artistic “type”. He has a degree and I have my Read more…

Photo Gallery

    Winemaker hands ….   Michael and I selling Valley Girl Wine’s wares at a Día de Los Muertos event in Viñas de La Erre. Saludos!   So lucky to have my beautiful daughter and Michael here Great Grapes = Happy Winemaker. Me at one of my favorite vineyards Read more…

Grape Expectations

  Here’s the beginning of a blog I began to write (rather optimistically) in September at the peak of this year’s winemaking mania: “My house is filthy. My eyes are bleary. My back is achy and my hands are black. Is this a pathetic attempt at a limerick? Noooooo! It’s Read more…

With a Little Help From my Friends

It’s been quite awhile since I’ve written about life in my wine-drenched world. The 2013 harvest and crush was stressful, exhilarating, satisfying and altogether exhausting but sweetened by the help of two amazing friends, Diana and Chente. Post-harvest had a few moments of rest and recuperation, but only a few Read more…