Eve’s Wine 101

ElectionsVoteWhen I received a copy of the book “Buy the Right Wine Every Time” to review, a quick leaf through it and I thought, no problem, it’s just a grouping of writer Tom Stevenson’s wine picks, and immediately discounted it.&nb(more..)


ElectionsVoteSure, I don’t mind driving down to the Luxe Rodeo Drive Hotel on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills (with the hoards of summer tourists) and then up to the penthouse suite to learn about and taste South African wines.  I knew it would be worth i(more..)


ElectionsVoteThis would be the second year of discovery for us: attending the Mutual Trading Japanese Food and Restaurant Expo. While the wide array of Japanese food and beverages takes center stage, I really like to cover the show to learn something new, and I d(more..)


ElectionsVoteSo excited to taste the latest red wine release from Workman Ayer, a red blend from the Santa Barbara County. Why? As I sort of discovered Michel Ayer at an early Garagiste Festival, have since enjoyed his wines for a few years now at Wine in the Pin(more..)


ElectionsVoteLast week I ran a round up article on what people thought a wine bar should stock their shelves with. This week we share even more comments on ideas for SPECIAL SECTIONS and OTHER great ideas: SPECIAL SECTIONS These are some unique ideas for the wine(more..)


ElectionsVoteRecently a pal that used to live in Santa Clarita had called me as he was opening a wine bar where he lives now in Texas. He didn’t want advice on anything other than what wine I would want if I were to visit his bar. Since he had moved to Tex(more..)


ElectionsVoteThe Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo is the only all-encompassing event in California for the restaurant and foodservice industry, making it THE one-stop source for everything you need to succeed in today's market. My Takeaways from the Fo(more..)


ElectionsVoteBy now you’ve read my two articles on judging the first annual Global Wine Awards; you may have even seen a third installment on the winners. But what you haven’t seen, or had your virtual taste of, is the wine the judges awarded a Gold, (more..)


ElectionsVoteThe fourth Cocktails on the Roof is headed our way fast: September 7! We have new vendors joining our existing vendors and a new out-of-the-box idea – a Wine on the Roof table - added to what you have told us you love: DJ MAV from SOS Entertain(more..)


ElectionsVoteOh yes. There is most definitely a bar at Lunetta, The Moon Bar, and it’s open, with very convenient parking, in the heart of Santa Monica, an eclectic menu and - the cocktail menu is both inspired and unique. Our very own Michael Perlis revie(more..)


ElectionsVoteAngeleno's annual Live & Dine LA event honors the city's most distinguished chefs and restaurateurs that continue to shape and evolve L.A.'s culinary scene. Guests will be treated to exclusive culinary demonstrations prepared by award-winning che(more..)



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