Stories from Dan Berger

Berger on wine: Merlot has gone up and down in popularity over the years, but seems to be settling down now that it’s planted in the right, cool climate.
Dennis Martin was low-key and self-effacing, with a wide-ranging interest in tapping California's various wine-growing regions.
A new wine brand, J. McClelland Cellars, has deep roots in the wine business.
Dan Berger takes a deep dive into one of his favorite wines, mature riesling, an underrated varietal that offers great bargains.
A brief history of Silverado Vineyards, founded in 1981 by members of the Disney family, and still true to its understated roots.
Dan Berger delves into the diversity of sauvignon blanc being made throughout the West Coast today.
Dan Berger chronicles the rise in popularity of tempranillo in California.