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CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: April 24th, 2012
Wine Oh TV Alcohol Awareness The month of April celebrates Alcohol Awareness. Alcohol Awareness Month, put together by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), is a nationwide campaign intended to raise awareness of the health and social problems of excessive alcohol consumption. This year they are highlighting binge drinking and the risks to women’s health. For our part in promoting
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: April 18th, 2012
Wine Oh TV Burgundy Harvest From Grape to Glass Wine Oh TV is taking you on a trip to one of the the wine world’s leading winemaking regions and introducing you to one of the top wine producers in France. Veteran videographer Jean-Baptiste AVRIL takes us to the front lines of the French wine producing region of Burgundy and shows us
CATEGORY: Cooking & Recipes   |   DATE: April 17th, 2012
Ask the Chef Pairing food and wine has always been tricky task and if you have ever taken EVOO on a few spins around a pan, you know that preparing the food is half the battle. The other half is getting the wine right! Executive Chef Tracy Flores sits down with Wine Oh TV contributor, Lindsey Roffey and
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: April 12th, 2012
Wine Oh TV Pinot Paradise Sun shining, waves crashing, and strolling the boardwalk are all things synonymous with Santa Cruz. But there is much more to this wine country than meets the eye. Santa Cruz is a place where the ocean meets the mountains, where The Summit to Sea Wine Trail begins and ends, and where tourists can spend one
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: March 29th, 2012
Repeal 18th Amendment It might be well into spring but a few months ago, an important date in history slowly slipped by without any announcements, ceremonies, or festivities. January 16th came and went without even a mention.  Ninety-two years ago, the 18th Amendment, named the Volstead Act, was repealed before the US Congress on January 16th, 1920.  Prior
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: March 22nd, 2012
Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon (Cab-er-nay Saw-veen-yawn) Rumor has it that if you were stuck on a small raft, marooned in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, your mind would probably wander and you would dream about your last bottle of wine that you would sip. Hopefully while drifting, you would come upon a little island and find