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Prime Women

Wine Clubs: 11 of the Best | May, 2014

"The wine club has become a brilliant outlet for exploring wine, especially for the busy wine drinker."

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GOLD: 2019 American List in San Francisco

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Conde Nast Traveler

Finders, Keepers | May, 2010

"For boutique Cali wines as good as the best of Bordeaux: Brix26 ("



“Good Food” on KCRW 89.9 Los Angeles | August, 2009




Affluent Magazine

Beauty Sonoma Style | April, 2009

"If you're hankering for a taste of Sonoma but just can't get away, don't despair- Brix26 is geared to those searching for the best of wine country."



“Buying Wine from a Negociant”. An interview with Peter Langenstein of Brix26

KCRW | March, 2009



Entrepreneur Profile: Peter Langenstein, Founder Brix26

San Francisco Business Times| January, 2009

"I started visiting great small wineries making awesome wines, and wanted to link people to smaller, unheard-of California wineries."




BUILDING BRIX, Your Personal Sommelier

Urban Daddy | January, 2009

"You'll want to bookmark Brix26, a personalized online wine recommendation service helmed by Peter Langenstein, a French-schooled California wine expert who swigs the juice day and night to bring you obscure, limited-production California gems right to your doorstep."




Brix26, An Exclusive Wine Service

Drinks After Dark | December, 2008

"Peter works directly with many of California’s boutique wineries, obtaining the unique opportunity to taste hundreds of the finest varietals available."




A Food Lover's Guide to Great Shopping

Gourmet by Mail | December, 2008

"Gifts of wine are always a hit among foodies, and the Insider's Gift from Brix26 is guaranteed to impress."



Wine At Your Fingertips

Ranch & Coast | November, 2008

"Online retailer Brix26 offers wine with highly personalized service through the web."




Dad Doesn't Need Another Tie | May 28, 2008

"FOR THE FOODIE DAD: If your Dad prefers to relax indoors rather than outdoors, then perhaps you can help him unwind with some fine drinks and smokes. Keep Dad’s heart healthy with some red wine. Check out Brix26for some great selections on the best California wines to spoil him with."




Wine & Spirits

Forbes Magazine | December 2007

" brings some serious game: high-quality, small-producer California wines your recipient won't find in every holiday gift basket--and maybe not in his own neighborhood wine shop."




Best Personalized Wine Service

San Francisco 7x7 Magazine | June 2007

"The world of wine is mercurial. How can you tell the plonk from the good stuff? We suggest giving yourself over to Peter Langenstein, owner of Brix26, who acts as a kind of "personal shopper" for wine, choosing bottles to suit your specific taste."