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Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Among fine alcohol connoisseurs, there is an adage that is often repeated as a means to demonstrate a general knowledge about certain types of alcohol. This tidbit of wisdom reads: “All bourbon is whiskey, but not all whiskey is bourbon.” While...

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Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

As the Ca’ Dario staff at the Dario Furlati at 37 E. Victoria Street in Santa Barbara were doing their early morning rituals to prepare for their lunch patrons, as I took a close look at all the photos and wine in the wall racks while...

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Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

A record-setting $840,700 was raised , up six percent over the previous year, at the Fourth Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction at MacMurray Estate Vineyards™. A crowd of over 500 people celebrated and applauded in excitement as each of the...

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Kick off Summer with Memorial Day Cocktails

Kick off Summer with Memorial Day Cocktails

Memorial Day is the start of summer, and after the winter we’ve had, who isn’t ready for some heat?  If you are planning a BBQ during the long weekend, why not chill out with some cocktails.  These festive sips – in red, white and blue...

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Wines of the Week: Merlot for May

Wines of the Week: Merlot for May

It’s May and that means grilling season is underway. So, whether you prefer a juicy hamburger or a steak cooked to perfection, you’ll want a good wine at a good price to accompany  your meal.  These Merlots are ideal, as they’re...

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Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

As the Ca’ Dario staff at the Dario Furlati at 37 E. Victoria Street in Santa Barbara were doing their early morning rituals to prepare...

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Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Among fine alcohol connoisseurs, there is an adage that is often repeated as a means to demonstrate a general knowledge about certain types of...

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Iberia Olive Chicken

Iberia Olive Chicken

The rapid growth of the Latino population in the U.S. has brought excitement to the typical American culinary scene and a rise in creating authentic...

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Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Awesome 6 Bourbon Whiskey Under $100

Among fine alcohol connoisseurs, there is an adage that is often repeated as a means to demonstrate a general knowledge about certain types of alcohol. This tidbit...

Read Full Story »

Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

Dario Furlati Opens Ca’ Dario In Goleta

As the Ca’ Dario staff at the Dario Furlati at 37 E. Victoria Street in Santa Barbara were doing their early morning rituals to prepare for their lunch patrons,...

Read Full Story »

Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

Fervent Bidding Results in a Record-Breaking Sonoma County Barrel Auction

A record-setting $840,700 was raised , up six percent over the previous year, at the Fourth Annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction at MacMurray Estate Vineyards™....

Read Full Story »

Kick off Summer with Memorial Day Cocktails

Kick off Summer with Memorial Day Cocktails

Memorial Day is the start of summer, and after the winter we’ve had, who isn’t ready for some heat?  If you are planning a BBQ during the long weekend, why...

Read Full Story »

Wines of the Week: Merlot for May

Wines of the Week: Merlot for May

It’s May and that means grilling season is underway. So, whether you prefer a juicy hamburger or a steak cooked to perfection, you’ll want a good wine...

Read Full Story »

Del Frisco’s Opens in Santa Clarita

Del Frisco’s Opens in Santa Clarita

I’m thrilled to hear DelFrisco’s is opening a restaurant in Santa Clarita so I can once again experience their amazing menu. During a writing assignment...

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Iberia Olive Chicken

Iberia Olive Chicken

The rapid growth of the Latino population in the U.S. has brought excitement to the typical American culinary scene and a rise in creating authentic Latin dishes...

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Fred Brander “King of California Sauvignon” Turns Mud into Hope

Fred Brander “King of California Sauvignon” Turns Mud into Hope

During a recent visit to Fred Brander Winery to celebrate the annual and renowned Argentine BBQ, I not only enjoyed one amazing BBQ luncheon, prepared by Fred, his...

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Wines of the Week: Rosés For Mom

Wines of the Week: Rosés For Mom

With Mother’s Day coming up, one could always buy mom the tried and true red roses, but we’d bet that a lot of moms out there would prefer the kind they...

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Made for Mother’s Day Cocktails

Made for Mother’s Day Cocktails

Mother’s Day is right around the corner on Sunday, May 13, and what better way to celebrate Mom than to make her a fresh cocktail or two! Whether with breakfast...

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