Wine & Spirits

Mad About Vermouth

Trio tackles terroir to find unique sources for their fortified wine. Read story.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Tears and Toasts for Brewer-Clifton 20th Anniversary

Wine Cask hosts vertical luncheon to celebrate birthday for Greg Brewer and his winery. Read story.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Women Who Crush & Progressive Pinot

Celebrating female vintners, tasting fresh pinot noir ahead of World of Pinot Noir, and hoppy sauv blanc. Read story.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

V Is for Vino's Santa Barbara Episode

J. Wilkes Wines and Industrial Eats in Buellton featured in half-hour video. Read story.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Winemaker Gala Raises $1M for Direct Relief

A third of the money raised will benefit victims of fire and flood. Read story.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Siduri to Clarice Wine Company: Adam Lee’s Next Move

Our new wine column explores a new pinot noir project and tastings to do. Read story.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Maceration Magic at Central Coast Group Project

Scott Sampler employs punk-rock ethos and extreme winemaking in the Buellton Bodegas. Read story.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Marisa Beverly @ Bevela Wines

The niece of Au Bon Climat’s Jim Clendenen makes syrah, teroldego, and more Read story.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Eric Johnson @ Ann Albert Wines

Winemaker at Talley Vineyards makes chardonnay and gamay with his wife, Cait. Read story.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Phil Kaplan @ Velvet Bee Wines

Trial attorney turns to pinot noir and Chardonnay from the Sta. Rita Hills. Read story.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Matt Villard @ MCV Wines

The Visalia native makes petite sirah and other inky wines in Paso Robles. Read story.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Pajama Palate of Marissa Ross

The author of ‘Wine. All the Time.’ talks trebbiano, #MeToo, and air-puffed violets. Read story.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Getting a Sense of Laplace

Veteran winemonger Betty Dunbar opens wine bar and bottle shop in Funk Zone. Read story.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Comprehensive Guide to ‘Red Wine’

New book by World Wine Guys and Kevin Zraly goes from agiorgitiko to zinfandel. Read story.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

New Leader for Santa Barbara Wines

Nonprofit veteran Alison Laslett named CEO of county’s wine country association. Read story.

Friday, December 1, 2017
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