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  • DRINKS

    DRINKS
    Wine Social: The American Fine Wine Competition’s wine-out takes up Mizner Park’s tony Tanzy restaurant (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton) inside iPic Theaters for an evening of samples and hearty eating on Tuesday night. The Palm Beach-based AFWC,...
  • Wines that go well with raw oysters

    Wines that go well with raw oysters
    Looking for something to drink with those oysters? Keep it simple. Sure, Champagne is always festive, and if you're in a classic mood you could go with Muscadet, Sancerre or Chablis. But you can't really do better than a clean, solidly made West Coast...
  • Review: 2012 Château Thivin Côte de Brouilly a nuanced Beaujolais

    Review: 2012 Château Thivin Côte de Brouilly a nuanced Beaujolais
    Year in and year out, the Geoffray family of Château Thivin produces a reliably delicious Côte de Brouilly Beaujolais. It's a deep wine with some weight to it, made from Gamay vines on Mont Brouilly that are more than 50 years old. Tasting of sun-...
  • Weathered Vineyards makes a splash in Weisenberg

    Weathered Vineyards makes a splash in Weisenberg
    When it comes to the country's great wine-making regions, one naturally thinks of Napa Valley in California, the Finger Lakes in New York and the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. OK, that last one may be a stretch, but it may not be in the next several...
  • Travinia Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar opens in Newport News City Center

    Travinia Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar opens in Newport News City Center
    Travinia Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar opened this past week in the Paragon movie theater complex in Newport News City Center. The 13th restaurant for the Greenville, S.C.-based chain serves contemporary Italian food for lunch and dinner in a 240-seat...
  • Loire: Epicenter of white wines in France

    Loire: Epicenter of white wines in France
    This month and next, I profile the wines made along the two great wine rivers of France, the Loire and the Rhone. Near Lyon, the two rivers pass within 30 miles of each other, flowing in opposite directions, the Loire to the north and the Rhone to the...
  • Sherry makes a comeback after a drought of interest

    Sherry makes a comeback after a drought of interest
    For years, sherry has been best known in the U.S. as a sticky sweet symbol of supposed elegance — the kind of thing a clueless bed-and-breakfast proprietor might leave in your room to let you know you were staying at a classy place. That, at least,...
  • It's harvest season: Head to Santa Barbara wine country to celebrate

    On Saturday afternoon, Mattei’s Tavern on the outskirts of Los Olivos in the Santa Ynez Valley will host a Harvest Celebration in collaboration with Terroir, a collection of wineries owned by Charles and Ali Banks. The historic tavern’s...
  • Everyone's doing it: Modern winemaking from Albuquerque to Zupa

    Everyone's doing it: Modern winemaking from Albuquerque to Zupa
    The world makes most of its wine from grapes grown in a band of vineyards that necklace the globe, in either hemisphere, between the 50th and 30th degrees latitude. Fruit crops cannot grow reliably above or below those marks. Not much reason to build a...
  • Tuesday: Eat. Drink. Do.

    Tuesday: Eat. Drink. Do.
    EAT Union Sushi Take Over CH Distillery 564 W. Randolph St. 312-707-8780 Dine on spicy tuna rolls, marinated salmon, edamame and other fare ($4-$8) from River North's Union Sushi & Barbeque Bar paired with specialty cocktails such as the Gin +...
  • Chicago Gourmet Day 1: Perfection

    Chicago Gourmet Day 1: Perfection
    Though the capacity crowd meant long lines at some food pavilions and "sorry, we're full" apologies at a couple of seminars, the first day of Chicago Gourmet (which runs through Sunday) went off without a hitch. Perfect sunny weather, an efficient...