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Carson Valley’s Historian Inn

This simple yet immaculately clean lodging experience within the heart of...

Fun And Learning In The Museums Of Pigeon Forge Area

We try to visit Pigeon Forge and the surrounding areas almost annually which...

Show Notes for “The Good Life” Show

A weekly radio talk show featuring fun, informative, and lively discussions that will enlighten, inform, and entertain you. We talk about food, wine, travel, and lifestyle. the Good Life, not only in and around our area of Northern California, but around the world!

Bridgeport Bridge

The bridge was constructed in 1862 by David Wood, who owned a sawmill in the area. It served as a key river passage for what was called the Virginia Turnpike, the wagon trail from Marysville to the silver mines near Virginia City, Nevada. Toll prices weren’t cheap. Carts pulled by eight horses, mules or oxen had to pay $6. A one-horse buggy paid $1 to cross. Horse riders paid 50 cents. People on foot paid 25 cents. Hog owners paid 5 cents per hog.

Cabernet Sauvignon

The Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the world’s most popular and easily recognized wines in the world. It is grown all over the world and most wine growing regions give at least a few acres to this red grape. This has produced a wide variation in it’s production and there are many flavor profiles of wines created using this grape. The Cabernet Sauvignon is certainly not a one size fits all wine. Region matters a great deal with this one in particular.

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