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Spottswoode founder Mary Novak has passed away

Friends, I am sorry to let you know that Spottswoode founder Mary Novak has passed away. Mary was an icon of the Napa Valley who was admired and respected by all who knew her. She was one of the first women in California to run a large vineyard and winery when she took over the […]

Tuesday September 27th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Happy Independence Day!

 “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” ~~ Abraham LincolnI am honored and proud to be a part of this great country. On this special day,here’s a toast to a wonderful today and dreams of […]

Monday July 4th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Summer Sale!

Summer Wine Sale!!To start the summer on a positive note, I wanted to say THANK YOU and offer you 100’s of wines at a 20-30% DISCOUNT.These are not the leftovers, but phenomenal highly demanded wines like HARLAN, COLGIN, ARAUJO, PAUL LATO, SPOTTSWOODE, O’SHAUGHNESSY, etc.Check out the list below and CALL/EMAIL me ASAP as these wines will […]

Tuesday June 21st, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Happy Father’s Day

  God took the strength of a mountain, The majesty of a tree, The warmth of a summer sun, The calm of a quiet sea, The generous soul of nature, The comforting arm of night, The wisdom of the ages, The power of the eagle’s flight, The joy of a morning in spring, The faith […]

Sunday June 19th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Remembering our Heroes

  On this Memorial Day, let us remember our heroes. Remember, honor, and pay tribute to all who have fought and selflessly surrendered the precious gift of life, so that others could live free. Give thanks to those who believed in something greater than themselves. And let us not forget their families whose pain will never go away, but may lessen with our thanks […]

Monday May 30th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Tax Relief Day!

Today is TAX RELIEF DAY and we want to say thank you! Today is OUR DAY to give you 25-30% off on almost 100 wines in our store, including wines like Araujo (98 Points), Harlan Estate, Amuse Bouche (Heidi Barrett), Paul Lato, Keever (95 Points), Byrant Family (96 Points), Tyler (96 Points), etc. Offer Good […]

Friday April 15th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

RIP to a dear friend

Dear Friends, It was with sadness in my heart to let you know that Sue Pey co-owner of Textbook, Pey-Marin and Spicerack wineries passed away on March 1. Sue and I have been friends for 20 years.  We were tasting partners for the San Francisco Chronicle Tasting panel in the mid 1990′s for many years. […]

Friday March 4th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Check out our new promo video!

src=”″ bgcolor=”#000000″ width=”640″ height=”360″ name=”ooyalaPlayer_72c6_gjet6vjx” align=”middle” play=”true” loop=”false” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” flashvars=”&embedCode=I0aXI4MTE6hUSEX65CjItVgXGFg0RprL&autoplay=0″ pluginspage=””> We recently hosted our weekly wine tasting at Golden Gate Wine Cellars and filmed a new promo video at the same time. Give it a look and let us know what you think! Share on Facebook

Thursday February 25th, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Cork vs Cap

It seems like almost every day another winery switches from using cork to using screw caps to seal their bottles. Advocates of screw caps tout benefits such as protection from oxidization, elimination of cork rot, or the rare but dreaded “corked” flavor that can sometimes ruin a bottle you have been saving for that special occasion. […]

Tuesday February 2nd, 2016 in Other | No Comments »

Grand Re-Opening and High-End Cabernet Tasting!

No need to drive to Napa in this stormy weather. Just come to Golden Gate Wine Cellars instead.Check out our newly remodeled store, and experience a phenomenal selection of hard-to-find Napa Cabernets!  Join us TODAY from 1-5 PM 2337 Ocean Avenue San Francisco, CA 94127 High-End Napa Cabernet Tasting $15.00 per guest Share on Facebook

Saturday January 23rd, 2016 in Other | No Comments »