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Nobu at Eden Roc Miami Official Grand Opening in December

Nobu at Eden Roc Miami Official Grand Opening in December

Nobu Hotels, the luxury hotel brand from chef Nobu Matsuhisa and partners Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, has just opened their third outpost the Nobu Hotel Miami Beach. Much like their first hotel, which opened in 2013 at Caesars Palace in Las...

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Winery of the Week: Maple Creek – Mendocino County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Maple Creek – Mendocino County, Ca

Maple Creek Winey is located  along the twists and turns of Highway 128 that cuts a path through the Yorkville Highlands of Mendocino County, California. There, winemaker Tom Rodrigues loves to paint, and he makes use of that artistic talent...

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Joachim Splichal Patina Team Pairs Sterling Wines with Emmy 2016 Ball Dinner

Joachim Splichal Patina Team Pairs Sterling Wines with Emmy 2016 Ball Dinner

Once again all the nominees, presenters and VIP guests of the 2016 Emmy Awards will end the evening with a glamorous, star-studded after-party. The ceremony airs on ABC Sunday, September 18, at 7 p.m. ET, and is followed by the Emmy Awards Governors...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon

George’s Rants and Raves: Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon

I have to admit that when I received this bottle of Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon, I guessed it would probably cost well over $100.00 (if not hundreds of dollars) per bottle because it came ensconced in a beautiful oak case that was secured by...

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7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

Having lived in San Diego for well over a decade I’ve had the pleasure of eating at Fleming’s La Jolla location on numerous occasions. With each, the award-winning restaurant exhibited why it’s remained a North County staple for classic...

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7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

Having lived in San Diego for well over a decade I’ve had the pleasure of eating at Fleming’s La Jolla location on numerous occasions. With...

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Cooking with Ellen: Chick Pea Meatballs

Cooking with Ellen: Chick Pea Meatballs

This was easy to make (via Ciao Italia), and has definitely made it into my tried and true category. I simply served these meat free “meat-balls”...

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Nobu at Eden Roc Miami Official Grand Opening in December

Nobu at Eden Roc Miami Official Grand Opening in December

Nobu Hotels, the luxury hotel brand from chef Nobu Matsuhisa and partners Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, has just opened their third outpost the Nobu Hotel Miami...

Read Full Story »

Winery of the Week: Maple Creek – Mendocino County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Maple Creek – Mendocino County, Ca

Maple Creek Winey is located  along the twists and turns of Highway 128 that cuts a path through the Yorkville Highlands of Mendocino County, California. There,...

Read Full Story »

Joachim Splichal Patina Team Pairs Sterling Wines with Emmy 2016 Ball Dinner

Joachim Splichal Patina Team Pairs Sterling Wines with Emmy 2016 Ball Dinner

Once again all the nominees, presenters and VIP guests of the 2016 Emmy Awards will end the evening with a glamorous, star-studded after-party. The ceremony airs...

Read Full Story »

George’s Rants and Raves: Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon

George’s Rants and Raves: Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon

I have to admit that when I received this bottle of Jim Beam Double Oak Bourbon, I guessed it would probably cost well over $100.00 (if not hundreds of dollars)...

Read Full Story »

7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

7 Reasons to Love Fleming’s La Jolla

Having lived in San Diego for well over a decade I’ve had the pleasure of eating at Fleming’s La Jolla location on numerous occasions. With each, the award-winning...

Read Full Story »

Winery of the Week: Yorkville Cellars – Mendocino County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Yorkville Cellars – Mendocino County, Ca

Yorkville Cellars is tucked away along the winding turns of California Route 128 in Mendocino County.  Their vineyards have been certified organic for 30 years...

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Cooking with Ellen: Chick Pea Meatballs

Cooking with Ellen: Chick Pea Meatballs

This was easy to make (via Ciao Italia), and has definitely made it into my tried and true category. I simply served these meat free “meat-balls” with a fresh...

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Australian Cocktails for Summer from Four Pillars Gin

Australian Cocktails for Summer from Four Pillars Gin

Founders Cam MacKenzie, Stu Gregor and Matt Jones came together with the collective goal to elevate the craft of distilling in Australia and celebrate the art of...

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31st Central Coast Wine Classic: Sweet Ending Events in Santa Barbara

31st Central Coast Wine Classic: Sweet Ending Events in Santa Barbara

For the first time in the history of the Central Coast Wine Classic Archie McLaren, founder and chairman, decided to tie-in Santa Barbara for the last three days...

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Winery of the Week: Seebass Vineyards – Mendocino County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Seebass Vineyards – Mendocino County, Ca

The folks at Seebass Vineyards have been growing grapes on their estate, in California’s Mendocino County for over thirty years. Much of that fruit is sold...

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