| Jan 19, 2015
| 11:24 AM
The wine event calendar doesn't shut down for the winter. Here are a few coming up in late January and February:
Saturday is the fourth Winter Wine Classic at the Grand Ballroom of the Fess Parker Resort in Santa Barbara. It’s an evening tasting...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:05 PM
I think Bacchus Bar & Bistro is the kind of place we would all like to have in our neighborhood: casual and friendly with good food and live music at a reasonable decibel. It is located in the Quail Hill Village Center and has indoor and outdoor dining....
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:53 AM
1 Get your tickets now for Wine Wednesdays at SteelStacks, a new monthly series sponsored by South Italy Imports and ArtsQuest.
The series, at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, will include sampling sessions featuring wines from...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 11:34 AM
You’ve heard of Slow Food, right? It's the movement, founded by Carlo Petrini and a group of activists in the 1980s, that celebrates farm-to-table cuisine in Italy and all over the world. And since Piedmont, where Slow Food was born, is home to...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Let's celebrate every bit of cold weather we can muster this winter. Time to light the fire, roast a big hunk of meat and break out a big red. This one comes from Maremma, near the Tuscan Coast, and it's a Bordeaux-style blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 3:32 PM
Get ready to wine and dine your Valentine.
The members of the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail are planning special tastings and other events to mark Valentine's Day weekend.
Here's what each of the nine member wineries is planning:
•Amore Winery, 6811...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., next month will hold two tasting events: one featuring chocolate, the other wines. Any adult who has or applies for a casino club card will receive 25% off ticket prices.
The deal: If you have a Pechanga...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:56 AM
Wine is a food and, as such, our moods for it change with the seasons just as they do for the solid stuff we eat. A lot more rose and dry white is sold in summertime; this is the time of year for teeth-staining reds and fortified wines that can be too...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:12 PM
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| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:02 AM
A Christmas Day robbery at Yountville’s storied French Laundry restaurant netted a king’s collection of fabulous wines worth at least $300,000.
The thieves, who jimmied a door at the wine room on the property, obviously knew exactly what...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The Sun Winefest at Mohegan Sun marks its 12th year Jan. 23 to 25, featuring celebrity chefs, tastings of fine bourbon, wines and beer and cuisine from local restaurants.
Festivities kick off Friday at 6 p.m. with a bourbon tasting, presented by Jim...