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Fresh Sheet: Chambar reopens; New chef at Oakwood

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:03:59 GMT

... will host home cooks and anyone interested in the program at the Meccanica presentation centre for a night of food and wine. Facebook.com/Dinnrtime On Sunday, Aug. 31, La Pentola is back with its popular Famiglia supper series. This month, the ...



A case of wine for Ontario

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:03:46 GMT

As this issue of WE Vancouver started going to press, it had just been announced by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne at the Council of the Federation conference in Charlottetown that an agreement was imminent that would finally allow the shipment of BC wine to Ontario. When Bill C-311 made it legal to ship and transport wine inter-provincially in 2012, a couple provinces broke down the walls and lifted the velvet rope to allow both the importation and exportation of wine.



Weekend recipe: Wine, meat and garlic combine for a stick-to-your ribs stew new

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:58:04 GMT

... Dutch Oven. Pour the sliced carrots, garlic cloves, shallots and mushrooms on top of the meat. Pour the beef broth and wine over the meat and vegetables. Seal your pressure cooker or "Instant Pot" according to manufacturer directions. Set on high ...



DRC winemaker retires

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:50:28 GMT

... Alexandre Bernier working closely alongside Bernard Noblet as part of a seamless evolution." Noblet has been making wine at the property since 1986 (though has worked there since 1978), taking over from his father Andre who was head winemaker from ...



'Best ever' 'Seleccion Especial' from La Rioja Alta released

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:49:53 GMT

The 2005 vintage of La Rioja Alta's Gran Reserva 890 'SelecciA3n Especial' - considered the estate's "top wine" - has been released in the UK. James Snoxell, head of buying at La Rioja Alta's UK agent Armit Wines, said: "As one of Spain's greatest and most age-worthy wines we are always excited to taste the new release of 890 from La Rioja Alta and it is clear that the 2005 is set to be a vintage that goes down in history.



Elegant LEED Gold winery mimics Napa Valleys curves

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:47:16 GMT

... adherence to LEED Gold standards is a visual continuation of the owner's commitment to sustainable farming and wine production. Solar panels provide renewable energy while conscientious use of building materials lower the winery's carbon footprint. ...



French bistro Chez Hugo to open in downtown Baltimore on Valentine's Day

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMT

Chez Hugo, the new French bistro by chef Steve Monnier, will have a romantic roll-out when it begins serving customers Feb. 14. The restaurant at 206 E. Redwood St. will offer an $85 tasting menu with wine a la carte for its Valentine's Day opening. Chez Hugo will seat 83 guests between its dining room, tasting room and bar.



BIVB's Bourgogne Week returns to HK to highlight 'limited' 2016 vintage

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:50:53 GMT

The Bourgogne Week organised by the Bourgogne Wine Board is returning to Hong Kong from 26 Feb to 2 March, highlighting the latest 2016 vintage. The 2016 vintage in Burgundy is extremely limited in production with the region hit by devastating spring frosts and ensuing mildew.



Come and sup this magnificent Aussie red with me

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:35:52 GMT

2013 d'Arenberg, The Ironstone Pressings, GSM, McLaren Vale, South Australia (about A 32, Great Western Wine, Waitrose, The Fine Wine Company). Many of McLaren Vale's famous vineyards are inhabited by ancient, decomposed, laterite granite deposits ...



Introduction to Wine Chemistry

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:10:17 GMT

Description: Designed for individuals with a winemaking background but no formal training in chemistry, this weekend program provides insights into the interplay of chemical reactions that occur in wine and winemaking. An understanding of such reactions establishes the necessary background for making informed decisions on wine processing.



Arysta LifeScience Adds Three To Its Marketing And Sales Teams

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:37:57 GMT

... She earned a Master of Science degree in plant science from California State University and a Bachelor of Science in wine and viticulture from Cal Poly. "Emily is a great addition to the BIO team," said Ed Hensley, BIO Sales and Technical Lead. "We ...



A Viennese Whirl - " Swansea City Opera

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:35:25 GMT

... tomorrow at 7.30pm and Tarrant Gunville on Sunday at 7.30pm. See artsreach.co.uk for tickets. *HEAD to the Langham Wine Estate at Crawthorne near Dorchester tomorrow for a pruning masterclass, tasting and two course lunch, all between 10am and 2pm. ...



Guru's Weekly Pick: Jan 19-25

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:37:19 GMT

Every week, we sift through tonnes of activities, shows, art exhibitions and things to do. Here is our especially curated list of what's hot this week in Bangkok and beyond.



SVB Advocates a Stronger Digital Marketing Strategy in Latest Videocast

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Though the wine industry is expected to do well in 2018, wine sales growth is weakening and wineries should invest more money in an integrated digital marketing strategy as customer demographics change. These were among the conclusions Silicon Valley Bank presented Wednesday during its annual report on the wine industry.



More

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:16:16 GMT

Corning Museum of Glass's popular event 2300 Degrees always draws a crowd. January's theme of "Wine Tasting Night" was no different, bringing in hundreds of excited people eager to sample wines, music and the museum.



Where meat is king

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:09:57 GMT

An Aussie pitmaster is bringing American-style BBQ to Red Hill An Aussie pitmaster is bringing American-style BBQ to Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula IT sure ain't Texas, Kansas City or the Carolinas. Not with those beach vistas and vineyards.



Priscilla Essert brings new energy to Sonoma's Vintage House.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 03:19:39 GMT

Priscilla Essert, the new executive director of Vintage House, at the facility that offers over 60 programs and services for the 55-and-over crowd. Priscilla Essert, the new executive director of Vintage House, at the facility that offers over 60 programs and services for the 55-and-over crowd.



Food: Baguette - heritage' status in the bag?

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 03:19:21 GMT

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Los Olivos Benefit for Montecito Flood Relief

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:36:48 GMT

... when another close-knit community is hurting. Such will be the case on Saturday, Jan. 20 when Los Olivos in Santa Ynez Wine Country pauses to put the focus on Montecito, and what that coast-close town has recently faced in the way of mudslides, ...



It's Boulder vs. Denver at BIFF's CineCHEF event

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:25:48 GMT

... and winners will be announced at BIFF's Closing Night Awards Ceremony, Feb. 25. The event will also feature live music, wine pairings and local craft beers. Tickets are $95 at biff1.com/cinechef . One of Longmont's hidden gems on the basketball ...