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A Napa Petite Sirah Worth Hunting Down

A Napa Petite Sirah Worth Hunting Down

Wine Review: 2011 Elyse Winery Jacob Franklin Hayne Vineyard Petite Sirah Napa Valley, California If you happen to be a lover of big, bold and beautiful Petite Sirah, you have to taste this wine.  (more…)

Drew Barrymore and Eric Ripert Cook Clams Montecito

23 July 2015

Actress, Producer and Director Drew Barrymore visits Eric Ripert’s kitchen to prepare her favorite, Clams Montecito, and to pick up some tips from the Master Chef. (more…)

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Mixed Case

21 July 2015

This week, we taste though a mixed case of whites around the world. We hope you find something that suits your fancy!  (more…)

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Rustic Yet Refined

19 July 2015

Wine Review: 2009 Quinta do Noval Cedro do Noval, Portugal Rustic yet refined, exciting in the way you experience the emotion of the wine. It expresses flavors that are foreign yet familiar, like the voice of a really close old friend you’ve not seen in a while. The kind you might walk a tightrope with […]

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Grape Brains: Crop Yield Estimation Software Could Save Agriculture Millions

16 July 2015

ESTIMATING grape yields is a headache for the wine industry – but now there’s an app for that. Grape Brains!  (more…)

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This Lodi Zinfandel Brings Generations of Lodi Terroir to the Table

13 July 2015

Wine Review: 2011 Jessie’s Grove Westwind Old Vine Zinfandel, Lodi, CA The namesake for this Zinfandel is their prized Quarter Horse “Westwind.” (more…)

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Golden Gate Restaurant Association Hosts Its First Annual Industry Conference

10 July 2015

The Golden Gate Restaurant Association, led by Executive Director Gwyneth Borden, is pleased to announce its first annual Industry Conference, taking place July 26 – 27, 2015 at San Francisco City College’s Chinatown/North Beach Annex.  (more…)

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