Considering a road trip to wine country in California this summer? As the leading wine and food destination in the U.S., California offers many great wine and food road trips to savor this summer and fall. With 100-plus American Viticultural Area wine regions and nine of the top producing agricultural counties in the U.S., no […]
You might remember the name Steven Spurrier from the movie Bottle Shock. He brought California wine to the Judgement of Paris wine competition in 1976 that put California wine on the world map. He is now in England making Champagne. Watch the interview on Munchies Presents.
The first free, digital magazine focusing on international wine tourism launches today as part of a collaborative project led by The Virginia Grape’s Brian Yost. The monthly magazine offers a unique collection of articles by a team of contributors from all over the globe, recruited specifically to report on their local wine regions. Writers include […]
I’m ready to pack my bags for any of these trips. Just like art, food is considered a cornerstone of culture in Italy. Each of the 20 regions ofItaly has an iconic dish, which represents the territory and embodies tradition. Travelers going to Italy never miss the opportunity to include a foodie experience in their […]
Brown Bag Wine Tasting with William Shatner is back on Ora.TV . Watch the season two premier episode featuring HBO’s Veep star Matt Walsh.
I picked up a Espiral Vinho Rosé at Trader Joe’s and thought I had to try it. I had tried the Espiral Vinho Verde last week which was delicious. The $4.99 price tag made it an easy decision. I recommend drinking this on a patio while wearing yoga pants and flip flops. Bottle Notes: A […]
My favorite part of my day tour of the Westerdam on Holland America Line was the lunch. I think this is my favorite reason for cruising. You never need to worry about what you are going to eat next; you have plenty of choices. The very best part is you never need to clean up! […]
Did you know it’s #WorldWhiskyDay today? Enjoy a wee dram and now you can learn some history. Glenfiddich Single Malt Scotch Whisky is proud to share Family Spirit (Chronicle Books / Publishers; Available now via Amazon.com; $40.00; Hardcover), a celebration of family-run enterprises, which offers a behind-the-scenes look into what makes them truly special and […]