Tapa the World is this month’s Plates Guest Chef Dinner to benefit St. John’s Shelter for Women & Children.
Terroir: ter-WAHR. Dictionaries say it’s the environment, particularly soil and climate, in which wine grapes are grown. Wine fans insist it’s much broader, much deeper.
And now, a few short items related to California wine.
Fig Newton Cupcakes! With the comforting flavors of those classic cookies converted into cupcake form, these treats taste so familiar and fun.
Did you make it to the California Auto Museum last night for Beer Week’s brewers showcase? The Bee’s Blair Anthony Robertson was there to sip and savor what was on tap, including Bike Dog’s people’s choice winning pale ale.
The 23rd annual Pig Day, celebrates local food and agriculture with pork-featured food, crafts and costumes.
It’s a bit early in the season for a drive through northern Italy’s wine country – with nighttime temperatures still in the 30s.
I started Baked Bree at a time when I really needed something to do and focus on.
I could live on caramel and pecans and chocolate.
The sixth annual Asian Community Center Crab Feed will have a Hawaiian luau theme and event feature all-you-can-eat crab, fried rice and more.
The Oscars are coming March 2, and some of those other wine columnists are struggling to suggest what wine goes with each contending film. A nice New Jersey merlot for “American Hustle,” perhaps; something out of this world for “Gravity,” and so on?