C'mon Everybody: Our Wine Country Blog...

April 26, 2019

We have really been enjoying touring Santa Barbara wine country with groups of ladies celebrating milestone birthdays, bachelorette parties, and reunions.  When you have a large group, the tour is very customizable and we can offer full support for all different fitnes...

December 5, 2014

Sometimes a wine is just so lovely you want to share the news it with all of your friends; so I am spreading the word via this blog post.  We recently received a bottle of 2012 Rideau Pinot Noir -- John Sebastiano Vineyard, Santa Rita Hills, and we were stunned by its...

September 18, 2014

Given the warm Southern California weather this September, I am declaring we change “Don’t wear white after Labor Day” to “Don’t wear white after Halloween”.  I am giving everyone an extension.  Nevertheless, we have been having some great rides as we head in to fall,...

August 28, 2014

This holiday weekend will include the added bonus of live music during our picnic at Rideau Winery’s beautiful grounds.  On the I Bike Santa Barbara tour, you will enjoy stunning views and great exercise, outstanding wine and olive oil, a delicious gourmet picnic, and...

June 25, 2014

Meet Keppler.  Our first four-legged “rider” on the I Bike Santa Barbara tour.  I was a little concerned about him being able to make it the whole way comfortably in his little carrier, but he did great with his furry little face sticking out of the backpack and enjoyi...

May 28, 2014

Clairmont Lavender Farm is a lovely and welcome resting point on the tour all year round.  But now, and for the next several weeks it is at its most beautiful as the Grosso lavender planted there shows its colorful flowers.  At Clairmont, the lavender oil is made using...

May 19, 2014

The rides have been lovely on the I Bike Santa Barbara tour.  Several weeks past bud break now the vineyard canopies are lush and green.  There are still a few California Poppies around (our gift of spring), but as their orange hue becomes less abundant, a glow of viol...

July 3, 2013

A fun video of a recent ride  in Santa Barbara Wine Country.

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