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Farm Fresh Pacific Rim Fare at Bali Hai Restaurant – San Diego

Farm Fresh Pacific Rim Fare at Bali Hai Restaurant – San Diego

San Diego boasts a litany of fine restaurants, but only one offers gourmet Pacific Rim cuisine amid an exceptional panoramic view of the bay and downtown skyline:...

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Get Ready for the Big Game with Mini Flatbread Appetizers

Get Ready for the Big Game with Mini Flatbread Appetizers

Everyone knows that Big Game parties are all about the appetizers and finger foods. This year, try offering something new and delicious on your football party buffet:...

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Spicy, Big Batch Cocktails for the Super Bowl

Spicy, Big Batch Cocktails for the Super Bowl

As you map out your 2016 Super Bowl shindig details, you’re likely stirring up dreams of spicy buffalo hot wings, spinach dips, heroic-sized nachos, and cheesy...

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Winery of the Week: Merriam Vineyards – Sonoma County

Winery of the Week: Merriam Vineyards – Sonoma County

At Merriam Vineyards, in Sonoma County, their wines are inspired by traditional French styles of farming and winemaking. They focus on delivering vineyard-designated...

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An Unexpected Meeting with the Star Chef of Munich,  Alfonce Schuhbeck

An Unexpected Meeting with the Star Chef of Munich, Alfonce Schuhbeck

The City of Munich is one of the most charming cities in Germany, with delightful historic architecture, a bevy of delicious restaurants and beer gardens, as well...

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What’s Old is New Again at the Napa River Inn

What’s Old is New Again at the Napa River Inn

There’s nothing I love more than an immersive vacation experience—one that transports you to a time and place that connects you with the past in a palpable way...

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Christy Rost’s Filet of Beef Tenderloin

Christy Rost’s Filet of Beef Tenderloin

Few entrées compare, much less surpass the opulence of a fillet of beef tenderloin. Its melt-in-your-mouth tenderness, flavor, and elegance on the plate can transform...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Rogue Dead Guy Whiskey

George’s Rants and Raves: Rogue Dead Guy Whiskey

Have you ever heard of ocean ageing spirits? Actually, until this Rogue Dead Guy Whiskey sailed through my front door, I knew of only one distiller that ocean aged...

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Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge – Lake County, Ca

Winery of the Week: Sol Rouge – Lake County, Ca

At Sol Rouge winery, they have a special affinity with Rhone grape varieties.   Cultivating fruit from the unique terroir of Lake County in northern California,...

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Culinary Prowess on Point at Kettner Exchange Restaurant San Diego

Culinary Prowess on Point at Kettner Exchange Restaurant San Diego

San Diego’s Little Italy section has morphed into a culinary craft hotspot, with exciting new restaurants pushing food and beverage boundaries like never before....

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