| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:30 PM
It's hard to miss that songwriter and indie rocker Jenny Lewis just came out with her first album in six years, "The Voyager" — to rave reviews. She’s also got something else new, namely The Voyager wine, which will debut today exclusively...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Enfield Rotary Club is sponsoring its annual Wine & Beer Tasting Event at the Holiday Inn, One Bright Meadow Boulevard in Enfield on Thursday, Sept. 18 from 6-8 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity to sample a variety of fine wines and beer, provided...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:38 PM
ASHFORD - The Friends of Babcock Library will be holding their fifteenth annual wine, beer, and spirit tasting on Saturday, Sept. 13, 3-5 p.m. at Eastern Connecticut State University's Church Farm Center for Arts and Sciences, 396 Mansfield Road (Route...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:49 PM
From a stellar vintage in the cool-climate Santa Lucia Highlands near Monterey comes this extremely compelling Pinot Noir from August West. With its vibrant fruit and lush texture, it's an elegant expression of the appellation at a very attractive price....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:00 AM
When it comes to wine, Tuesdays are for tastings. Three area wine shops offer terrific Tuesday night tipples for a small fee. The fourth shop is strictly a Friday/Saturday thing but it's too good to omit.
Tap beer is everywhere at the moment but wine on...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Malibu Coast vintners — all 52 of them — are doing a victory dance right now. Three years after first applying for AVA (American Viticultural Area) status for the Malibu Coast, the vineyards there have been granted their own AVA.
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:11 AM
A couple months back, I did an article that was far too many beers in the making: A drinking tour through 11 of my favorite local neighborhoods.
It was a pretty inclusive list, I thought, but it turns out there's no such thing in a city as diverse as...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Disney World has added an after-hours event to the lineup of the upcoming Epcot International Food and Wine Festival.
The Epcot Food & Wine Festival – Late Nights Live! street party will be available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:45 p.m. to 1 a.m....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Admit it. The last time only time? you thought about Nebraska's biggest city was when Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning yelled "Omaha!" about 40 times in a playoff game last January.
That was fun, sort of. Imagewise, pro sports haven't been...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:51 PM
When learning about wine and especially about an unfamiliar or even a beloved region, a winemaker can give much-needed perspective. This Friday at 8:15 p.m., lovers of Nebbiolo and Piedmontese wines from northern Italy will get to hear what Barolo...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Hard to believe: It’s barely August and the California grape harvest has begun.
Granted, it's still happening only sporadically at scattered vineyards. And we’re not talking Cabernet Sauvignon or Syrah, yet. At the moment, it’s...