Downtown San Juan Bautista. Photo provided by Wanda Guibert and taken by Heidi Balz.


Inaugural beer and wine stroll comes to San Juan Bautista

Event commemorates San Juan Bautista's 150th anniversary of incorporation as a city.

Alisa Fineman in the fields of San Juan Bautista. Photo provided by Credo Studio.

San Benito Lifestyle

Credo Studio to host Women of Song series

Performances by Alisa Fineman on July 13, Anne Whitehurst on August 3 and Socorra on September 14.

Vinnie of The GardenShoppe. Photo by Heather Graham.

San Benito Lifestyle

GardenShoppe hosts Vino with Vinnie

Pet Friends to receive 25% of bar proceeds on event days.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Business / Economy

Hollister Downtown Association hosts Wine and Beer Stroll

Attendees will receive commemorative wine or beer glass to sample local libations.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.


Wine tasting at Bolado Park Oct.5

The local wine scene is changing in San Benito. Some of the new companies in the area will be showing off some of their wines.

Eden Rift is one of the local wineries participating in the tasting event. File Photo.


Wine and Beer Tasting at Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo this Friday June 22

The Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo will hold their no-host wine and beer tasting event at Bolado Park before the rodeo starts.

Eden Rift is in its own little valley in the Cienega Valley AVA. Photo by Leslie David.


Eden Rift debut wines getting accolades

Local winery is getting good reviews on its first releases.

Dave Brigantino, co-owner of Brigantino Olive Oil, talks to people attending the Olive Festival about his product


The Olive Festival: A Regional Celebration of More Than Just Olives

Located at the San Benito County Historical Park, this year's Olive Festival allowed participants to get a taste of San Benito County and products from the surrounding region

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Pillsbury finds his Eden at former Pietra Santa

Mystery man behind Eden Rift winery shares his vision

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Blossom Hill Winery sold, to be renamed Alba Coast Winery

Purchase will add four million cases of growth capacity to Delicato Family Vineyards

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A New Era for Pietra Santa

Wine tasting hot-spot changes hands and re-calibrates to its historic roots

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Business / Economy

Fisher & Calera to offer an evening of fine dining

An evening of dining and learning about wine pairings is being offered at Fisher's, a restaurant in downtown Hollister

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Kinship’s Gabilan Wine and Food Tasting less than a month away

Enjoy San Benito County's lifestyle and savor the flavors of its bounty at the upcoming event to benefit the Kinship Center



San Benito Olive Festival celebrates third year highlighting cuisine

Visitors learn about the many uses for olives in festive setting

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Magazine calls San Benito County ‘the area’s best kept wine secret’

Edible Monterey Bay touts the local wine region that features vineyards with some of California's oldest and youngest grapevines