.Food & Drink

Nov 22, 2022

Autumnal Libations

Hosting a holiday happy hour or dinner party?  These fall inspired cocktails made with local ingredients are sure to tantalize.  Pumpkin Bourbon Smash Cocktail  Who needs a pumpkin spice latte when you can have a pumpkin spiced cocktail? This Pumpkin Bourbon Smash has all of the spiced goodness of pumpkin pie with...
Aug 24, 2022

Skin Contact White Wines

A “skin-contact” white wine is a white wine that has had extended contact with grape skins. While red and rosé...
Aug 10, 2022

Where to Sip Frosé and Wine Slushies this Summer

While a nice iced cocktail or a cool, crisp glass of white wine on a sunny day is delightful,...
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Aug 3, 2022

The Secret to Il Davide’s Enduring Success

Most restaurants don’t even make it past the first year. Il Davide has beaten those odds by a long...
Aug 2, 2022

Tasting Four of Sonoma County’s Best Pét-Nat Wines

First things first, what’s a pét-nat?Short for petillant-naturel (the term used in France, where this style of wine is...
Photo courtesy of Young & Yonder SIP The Young & Yonder distillery was founded in 2013 by husband and wife team Josh and Sarah Opatz.
Apr 19, 2022

Fairy Tale – ‘Green fairy’ charms Bay Area absinthe distilleries

Well into the 20th Century, an aging Frenchman recalled his youth and said that you hadn’t really lived unless...
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Feb 16, 2022

Eat This — Sonoma Restaurant Week Returns

For some lucky marketers, there’s a point when an annual promotion graduates to an annual tradition. To the list...
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Feb 8, 2022

Hops Spring Eternal—‘FeBREWary’ Returns

Before the advent of search engine optimization, newspaper headlines leaned heavily on puns, which accounts for my vestigial admiration...
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