Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Perfect Half-time Pairing: Pork Meatballs and Zinfandel

We close out California Wine Month with a recipe that pairs perfectly with the unofficial winegrape of California — Zinfandel. “Aside from being my favorite grape, it’s just fun to drink!” Duane David Dappen, who makes wine under the D-Cubed

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Posted in Food and Wine Pairings/Recipes

Wine, Women and Music Unite in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival unites two of the things I love most in life: music and wine. It’s really a music festival with a few wine components — and one of those wine components involves Vinesse! “Great music

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Posted in Wine Buzz

How You Can Help Victims of the Valley Fire

When we started this blog lo those many years ago — it was even before the archives demonstrate — the goal was to do a bit of educating and a bit of entertaining. We wanted to make wine enjoyment more

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Posted in Editor's Journal

Are There Any ‘Key Words’ to Use When Ordering Tapas in Spain?

QUESTION: We’re planning a trip to Spain, and hope to visit several tapas bars while in Barcelona. Only one problem: It has been a long time since I took Spanish in school. Are there any “key words” you could give

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Posted in Wine FAQ
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