| Sep 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
About once a year I round up my orphans and give them room on this page. They're the wines that my tasting pals and I have sampled and liked, but that don't fit into any larger theme or subject that I might be writing on.
It's a loss for you if I can'...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Last Sunday, a front-page Tribune story examined the friendship of Democratic Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner and included a photo of them each carrying a bottle of wine during a 2010 outing in Montana. The wine held by...
| 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 2, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Columbia’s Aida Bistro & Wine Bar has been a Howard County favorite since it opened in 2002. Loyal customers have followed the restaurant through several changes, including relocation and the introduction of an innovative — and cool —...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Check out festivals and events in August across the state. View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below.
This list is organized by region.
(Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...