Grape growers and vintners are anxious to farm the arable land surrounding Los Angeles, specifically the Santa Monica Mountains. A recent vote has temporarily squelched their desire.Read more »
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New York-based Wally's Wine Auction's recently released the results of its two-part Roy Welland Collection auction, which took place at the auction house's New York location and Los Angeles location this past September and November, respectively.Read more »
Never rush a good glass of wine. This past week Slow Wine, an Italian movement with its own guide to wine came through Los Angeles to provide a tasting of wines from more than 50 Italian producers. According to a story in the Los Angeles Times by repo...Read more »
When you're in the business of making romance happen, it doesn't hurt to own your own wine bar. Following a long line of celebrities who've turned their attention to the wine bar business, Patti Stranger, the fiery-tongued Cupid of Bravo's Millionaire...Read more »
No mountain of money seems to tall for former NBA center Yao Ming. The hoopster-turned-winemakers is the veritable fourth quarter of his winery's crowdfunding campaign, in which he's asking $3 million in order to “expand the business” and build tastin...Read more »
While the ABV of a wine cooler is a waifish version of the 13- and 14-percenters you may be used to seeing in California, that hasn't stopped the Golden State's quaffers from enjoying a Renaissance of the drink once relegated to high-school parties and...Read more »
A consortium of winemakers made their plea at the recent Internet Corportation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) Conference in Los Angeles this past week. Their beef – to protect the use of .wine and .vin domains.Read more »
With talk of drought and its effect on California vineyards on the rise, a University of Stanford research team for its School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Science talked with the Los Angeles Times about how global warming is affecting California...Read more »
Nothing like a glass of free Bordeaux while you style your bangs. Yesterday the California State Assembly passed bill AB-1322, a proposed expansion of an existing law to allow salons and barber shops to serve alcoholic beverages.Read more »
The results were sweeter than honey. Earlier this year the global food and wine organization Gourmand International announced the winners of its 2015 country-by-country cookbook awards, in which the group awarded 19 winners in the United States as wel...Read more »
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Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
Prounounced “San-joh-vay-say,” this Italian wine varietal is Tuscany’s #1 red wine grape. It’s the pistol of Central ...
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Well, Darren, if I do get to Victoria, I will try to connect. ... though, if you get to Los Angeles, let us know. We'll round up JonDerry and LingProf, chew the fat and taste wine Read More
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I stumbled onto this article in the Los Angeles Times about a restaurant in Santa Monica that offers wines from casks. In reading the article it sounds like their wine lists gives a general description of the available wines--e.g., "2009 Cabernet from Chalk Hill in Sonoma County"--and the diner can order a glass, a half-carafe or a full carafe.... Read More
Back at ya, Kim.Thank you for the excellent list. The good news is that I ... Valley is located between Los Angeles and San Diego. You can get good, but, probably, not great wines from Temecula. I think their biggest problem is that they have yet to find a grape or style that rises above the ordinary. So, most of the vineyards and winemaker... Read More
Last Night -- Hollywood Bowl. The Mauritson Rose is an awesome picnic ... ... picnic ... program: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Bramwell Tovey. Dukas -- The Sorcerer's Apprentice Glazounov -- Violin Concerto, Martin Chalifour, soloist. Berlioz -- Symphonie Fantastique &nbs Read More
Lindy,This should be in a great place right now...so I'd say you might as ... ... bad you won't be in Los Angeles, would love to try a Morey with 10+ years of age. Foxall and I are looking forward to trying a Lignier '05 next week.PS - Just checked and only found 1 retailer in the states selling it for $212. Read More
Hi everyone! I just got a very good deal on Virgin to Los Angeles, so I am going end of September... harvest, I hope??Wanted to get tips from you, wine lovers: I've been meaning to take a good wine trip in Cali (have posted about it before) and finally convinced a good friend to drive me wherever I want!! She has been to the Santa Barbara wine c... Read More
Dear Wine Peeps,Where is Temecula? We are in Southern California, just 90 minutes from Los Angeles or San Diego. We are Southern California's only major wine region. Temecula's terroir has been often compared to Southern Italy and France. Our soil as a high granite composition, and we get nightly coastal breezes that cool the grapes. We are know... Read More
I stumbled onto this list of Top 10 U.S. Wine Destinations at a site called ... major populations--greater Los Angeles and greater San Diego.I was surprised that Walla Walla was on the list but regions closer to Seattle were not. Again, likely a case of defining how list entries were made.Palisade, CO, was a surprise to me. I am vaguely awar... Read More
Literally smells like fresh fruit, lightly of cloves and vanilla, but almost no oak. I was surprised at the jammy flavor and medium mouth-feel. Decent wine for the price, light lunch, or picnic. Read More
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