Loxton Cellars Tasting Room Picnic Area
Loxton Cellars Tasting Room Picnic Area

Loxton Cellars Gives Context to Sonoma County Wine Country

November 23, 2017 Australian transplant Chris Loxton grew up around vineyards; his family has been growing grapes for generations in South Australia. Initially his career was in Physics, until the siren call of winemaking redirected his focus. Rather than going for award-winning wines that have a powerful impact on the senses from the first sip, his table oriented creations are meant to be enjoyed with dinner, while drinking several glasses.

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Glen Ellen and Kenwood Wineries Stand Together

October 14, 2017 The crush was interrupted on Monday morning by a spreading cloud of smoke and wildfires springing up around Sonoma County, sweeping through with such speed that many families had to escape without any belongings. In the resulting cacophony of reports, rumors spread that the Glen Ellen Village Market was in flames and Chateau St. Jean had burned to the ground. Panic set in with fire visible in the hills, causing clogged roads and false stories due to the lack of access for compiling accurate reports. Nearby hotels filled with evacuees, while others fled to relatives, friends, co-workers, or shelters; the adventurous drove to campgrounds that were out of immediate danger to spend the night.

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