| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Veneto, in northeast Italy, is one of 20 regions that make up the country. It is its most prolific winemaker, and boasts the greatest percentage of top-classed wine. But a key technique for much of that cutting-edge winemaking is far up the blade....
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:32 AM
(Reuters) - Although authors Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen took two years to research their newest book "Wines of California, The Comprehensive Guide" it still was not enough time to visit all the 8,000-plus wineries that dot the state.
| Sep 9, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Wines from South Africa can be incredible values. Take this crisp, clean, verdant Chenin Blanc from M.A.N. Family Wines in the Coastal region. It's made from free-run juice of Chenin Blanc, aged on its lees for several months. With a lovely floral perfume...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:45 PM
It's a recipe of epic proportions: 25 nations, 1.5 million tapas-size food samplings, 300,000 wine pours, 360,000 beer servings and 100,000 dessert portions. And that's just the basic fare at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Literacy Volunteers Valley Shore's 4th Annual Wine & Beer Tasting and Silent Auction on Oct. 2, will be held at the Saybrook Point Pavilion, 150 College St. Old Saybrook, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Join us for great food, raffle prizes and live music by The...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Trays of hors d'oeuvres complemented a wide selection of wines, spirits and craft beers at the bucolic Church Farm setting for the Friends of the Babcock Library's annual wine-tasting. The Sept. 13 event included much more than food, with an art show...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 11:48 AM
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Amid the war in Syria, one hillside vineyard still produces wines that are served in the Michelin-starred restaurants of London and Paris.
It has been a struggle to keep Syria's last commercial vineyard open, the owner of Domaine de...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Now that summer is almost over, restaurateurs are kicking into higher gear with special dinners designed around wine or spirits. Here are three where you can eat well and learn something about tequila or Napa Valley wines or single malt Scotch at the same...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:45 AM
How can you help Napa Valley recover from the recent earthquake? Come out and play.
That's the message from chefs, winemakers, vineyards and business owners in California's wine country who have banded together to organize food and wine events and other...
| Sep 13, 2014
Veneto, land of the V's.
This region in Italy's northeast — of the 20 regions that make up the country, its most prolific winemaker — has a lock on the 22nd letter of the alphabet, beginning with the beginning of its own name.
A third of...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:49 PM
There's nothing quite like jumping into a barrel and crushing virgin grapes to pulp while a crowd cheers you on.
As one member of a four-person media team that accomplished this feat with its feet Sunday at the Allentown Fair, crushing a team of...