Wine Events

CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 13th, 2013
barberafestsign Can you really taste big tannic red wine in 115-degree heat? The answer is no. Unless they are properly chilled to the cellar temp at which they are supposed to be served. Which would be around 56. Ice is required. Thankfully, the organizers of the 3rd annual Barbera Festival, held at Cooper Vineyards in Plymouth,
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: June 11th, 2013
katy_and_joseph Poetic Cellars’ Beat Cancer to the Punchdown Saturday, June 15, Noon–5 p.m. Poetic Cellars 5000 N Rodeo Gulch Dr., Soquel 95073 Just off Hwy17–Take the Vine Hill exit before Scotts Valley Tasting Fee: $10 Come out to Poetic Cellars on Saturday, June 15 from noon to 5 p.m. and celebrate life well lived while supporting
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: April 12th, 2013
MandarinOsShortRibwFoam Thursday night’s Grand Opening of the 6th Annual Pebble Beach Food & Wine extravaganza at the Inn at Spanish Bay was plenty well-attended, but according to longtime opening nighters, it was less crowded, easier to navigate and the food was far superior. It’s always a delicate gamble, attracting rockstars to the party and yet guaranteeing
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings, Videos   |   DATE: April 10th, 2013
mailer_20130123_1 Up Close & Very Personal with Celebrity Chefs & Winemakers If you want a front row seat to the epicurean event of the year, you better be prepared to dish out some serious dough, but if you prefer breaking bread to spending it you’re in the right place! We are letting you get so up
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: April 2nd, 2013
Sonomawood122x122 The Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF) is proud to announce the line-up for the upcoming 16th edition, which runs Wednesday, April 10, through Sunday, April 14.  Considered one of the nation’s top destination film festivals, SIFF presents over 100 films, including 7 Premiere films, shown at 8 venues, all within walking distance of Sonoma’s historic
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: March 29th, 2013
AuctionatPinotParadise What’s better than a roomful of great Pinot Noir? Why, a roomful of good food to match! Here are my top 10 food and wine pairings found at Pinot Paradise. The 9th annual Pinot Paradise, held at Villa Ragusa in lovely downtown Campbell,  presented a plethora of delicious Pinots, just begging for the perfect food