Wineries

The Hamptons' Most Private Retreat Is This $48 Million Oceanfront Home

An oceanfront property in Montauk that offers the ultimate in privacy is on the market for $48 million. Offered by Christie’s International Real Estate, the property includes over 36 acres of private reserve.<p>A heart-inspired creation by architect Frank Hollenbeck, the residence was based on a …

Real Estate

Sicily: Dramatic landscapes, delicious wines

The fertile ground surrounding Mount Etna is home to a remarkable group of wineries<p>Attracting only a fraction of the tourists that swarm Tuscany, Sicily is an up-and-coming destination for wine lovers. It’s packed with sun-kissed, wind-lashed vineyards that yield wines of excellent value, …

Wine & Spirits

The Best Winery Restaurants In America

The culinary world and the food world are intimately intertwined. Just as chefs care deeply about the wine that sommeliers present alongside their …

Farm-to-table

Best Long Island Wineries to Visit

The best Long Island wineries to visit feature gorgeous tasting rooms, special events like live music and plenty of perfect picnic spots. Vineyards …

Wine

3 more great things to do in Sonoma Valley

There’s no denying the allure of Jack London State Historic Park and its summery “Broadway Under the Stars” productions. Here are three other things …

San Francisco Bay Area

Top Five Summer Bachelorette Party Destinations

<i>Guest blogger: Joanne Barken</i><i><br>Joanne Barken is the CEO of The Bach, the first online platform for planning bachelorette parties. Joanne, who lives in</i> …

Weddings

North Fork Food Truck Controversy Sparks Continued Debate

"Food trucks put 4 wheels on a commercial kitchen. . . I don't think you need a pizza to taste a 3 oz. glass of wine."<p>SOUTHOLD, NY — A crackdown on …

Food Trucks

8 Romantic Wine Trails and Towns in the US

Travel from Florida to Alaska, and it's likely that you can find a winery in just about every state that you pass. Whether your taste runs to …

Travel

10 of the most stunning wine estate listings on Airbnb

In the age of the internet no corner of the world is off limits, and it’s now easier than ever for a private wine estate to offer up a slice of …

Hospitality

Along the wine route through Israel's Negev desert

Like most deserts, the Negev is usually associated with sand, rock and the odd camel. Yet this seemingly dry and arid region in southern Israel is also home to a number of wineries. In recent years, winemakers have created a kind of mini Napa Valley along the slopes of the Negev.<p>It’s all thanks to …

Napa Valley

6 offbeat destinations in Europe that can be best explored with Airbnb

The Euro trip you should be taking<p>For most of the ones bitten by the travel bug, life just isn’t complete without taking that one epic Euro trip with …

European Travel

Kamloops-area wineries win big in Canadian championships

Kamloops wineries brought back 10 medals from the 37th annual All Canadian Wine Championships, which were held in Ontario earlier this month.<p>Monte …

Wine

Douglas Blyde journeys along the fledgling Chinese wine route

China is often overlooked when it comes to wine — but the country is producing a growing number of quality bottles, as I discovered on a recent visit.<p>…

Wineries

A Big, Bold Wood-Fired Dinner Spot Comes to Calabasas Soon

Calabasas is getting a big new restaurant soon, called <b>Ampersand Calabasas</b>. The upscale far valley hideaway is normally known for its wealthy locals (read: Kanye West, the Kardashians, Drake) instead of its cuisine, but perhaps there’s room for both after all.<p>There will certainly be space at …

Dining Rooms

Get In Line For Crush Time In Woodinville, Washington

If you’re a <i>Sideways</i> fan and have always dreamt of screaming, “You’re going to make me drink f–king Merlot. I’m not drinking f–king Merlot!” whilst brandishing a tasting glass at speechless friends who don’t know as much about wine as you do, consider making a pilgrimage to Woodinville, Washington …

Washington State

Saratoga’s Cinnabar Winery celebrates 35th anniversary with wine bash

At the Cinnabar Winery tasting room in downtown Saratoga, you can sip on award-winning locally-grown and produced chardonnay while listening to music …

Santa Cruz

Proving them Wrong:Washington State Celebrates 50 years of Exquisite Wines at the Chateau Ste. Michelle

By Glenn Harris Jun. 20th, 2018<p>Article written by Alyssa Johnson and Glenn Harris<p>Once upon a time, it was thought that good wines could only be …

Wine

Northwest Roadtrip: Seattle to Walla Walla

By Kurt Jacobson<p>Leaving Seattle’s airport behind, my wife and I set off on a road trip through the Yakima Valley, Walla Walla, and back to see what’s …

Seattle

'LeBron Tears' beer, City Works, Rock Hall wine event, 'Knife Skills' screening - our WTAM beer and food chat

CLEVELAND, Ohio - So much going on in the food, beer and wine world in Northeast Ohio. This week we cover 'LeBron Tears' beer, a special screening of …

Golden State Warriors

Getaway to the Lassen Area

If you're looking for a relaxing get-away-from-it-all weekend, the area centered on Mount Lassen is lightly visited, making it an excellent place for …

Travel

French oak in demand in China

Demand amongst Chinese consumers for quality wooden furniture and floorings has apparently resulted in record demand for French oak producers.<p>A …

News (China)

Rustic Monte Rio Cabin Near River, Town: $229K

The quaint cabin on the Russian River was built in 1914 and has been in the same family for generations.<p>MONTE RIO, CA — This adorable cabin on Sonoma …

Sonoma County

Anthony Gismondi: B.C. wine of the week, wine to cellar and calendar items

Many wineries are embracing sustainability in B.C., none more so than Burrowing Owl.In 2006, the winery installed its first solar panels, producing …

Solar Panels

Wine-maker Norman Hardie apologizes in wake of sexual misconduct allegations

On Wednesday, less than 24-hours after The Globe and Mail published an article about noted wine-maker Norman Hardie’s alleged sexual misconduct, …

Canadian News

A Wine MBA? Here's What You Can Get Out of It

A year after Aimee Chang’s father invested in a 40-acre vineyard in Napa’s prestigious Pritchard Hill area in 2010, her family decided they wanted to …

Wine & Spirits

Uber Is Doing Wine Tours Now and Vineyard Hopping Has Never Been Easier

Need a drink? Now you can call an UberWINE to take you straight to the vineyard.<p>You don’t need to be in France or Italy to taste amazing wine. Sure, …

Wine

Wedding Oak Winery to Open New Tasting Room in Burnet, Texas

<b>SAN SABA, Texas, June 19, 2018</b> – Wedding Oak Winery has entered a multi-year agreement with the Burnet Economic Development Corp. to lease the Badger …

Weddings

New York City’s craft alcohol industry is booming in 2018

If there’s one thing New Yorkers like to do, it’s drink. And it turns out they like to make drinks, too. In fact, the city has seen an enormous influx of craft beer makers and distilleries over the last six years.<p>According to data from the State Liquor Authority, as reported by the <i>New York Post</i>, …

Alcohol

Nobile di Montepulciano, a test of growth

Things are buzzing in the Nobile di Montepulciano appellation both in regard to initiatives being taken by producers and an overall improvement in …

Regulation

Deep Roots, Roswell’s Tech-Savvy Wine Market, Opens June 23

California wine is coming to Roswell in a big way. Deep Roots Wine Market & Tasting Room is slated to open Saturday, June 23 in Historic Roswell, What Now Atlanta reports.<p>Deep Roots will carry California wines at various price points, including elusive bottles aimed at collectors. The tasting room …

Atlanta