Videos

CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings, Videos   |   DATE: August 20th, 2014
IMG_2258 Evolution of California Cuisine: State Bird Provisions & Bar Tartine Picking up a bottle of California Pinot Noir or Chardonnay and sitting down for a fabulous dinner at one of San Francisco’s best restaurants like State Bird Provisions or Bar Tartine sounds like a match made in food and wine heaven. Well, that was how
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: August 5th, 2014
East Bay Wine Country Oakland & Urban Wine Country The New York Times recently dubbed Oakland “Brooklyn by the Bay” and San Francisco Magazine gave the East Bay city its very own issue The Oakland Issue. The hot press is putting the East Bay on the map, but ask any local and they will tell you the East Bay
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: July 22nd, 2014
Hardys Wine Shiraz 1 Monique Soltani Interviews Bill Hardy of Hardys Wine Curious why Australians call their most well known wine Shiraz, when everyone else calls it Syrah? We get that and a whole lot more straight from the Aussie’s mouth. Not just from any Aussie, but one of the most famous names in Australian wine, Bill Hardy of
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: July 7th, 2014
American Wine Monique Soltani Stag's Leap Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars: All American Cabernet Sauvignon A bottle of 1973 Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa’s Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, and a 1973 Chardonnay from Rutherford’s Chateau Montelena have officially taken their place in American history along side Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit and Abraham Lincoln’s top hat after being listed in “101 Objects That Made America,” compiled
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 23rd, 2014
New Zealand Wine Why Kiwi Wines are King in California For many of wine lovers discovering New Zealand wine starts with a sip of Sauvignon Blanc. However, the New Zealand wine region makes a variety of wine styles from Chardonnay to Syrah and they even produce some sparkling wine. New Zealand produces less than 1% of the world’s wine
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 3rd, 2014
Spanish Wine Monique Soltani Alvaro Palacios Learn About Spanish Wine in Less than 9 Minutes I recently went to 1760 to interview one of Spain’s most dynamic winemakers, Alvaro Palacios owner and winemaker of Palacios Remondo. The man partially responsible for revolutionizing the Spanish wine region and for making one of the finest wines made in Spain today, L’Ermita. Palacios energy and