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Cocktail Corner: Brave & Maiden Tasting Room Breaks Ground

by lesliedinaberg on August 2, 2017

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg Brave & Maiden Estate recently broke ground on its new winery and tasting room, which will be located on the winery’s 60-acre estate along Refugio Road in Santa Ynez. The sustainably farmed vineyard takes its name from the “Legend of Nojoqui” (pronounced Naw-ho-wee), an indigenous incarnation […]

Solvang’s “Scarecrow Fest” and Halloween Fun Start This Week

by lesliedinaberg on October 9, 2014

The beginning of Solvang’s 5th Annual Scarecrow Fest coincides with the Santa Barbara Wine Country Celebration of Harvest Weekend, then there are numerous fall activities planned in the Santa Ynez Valley/Santa Barbara Wine Country, spread throughout the month. Running from Oct. 10-Nov. 10, some of the festival highlights include: -The amazing scarecrow contest, where Solvang businesses, organizations and, […]