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Pacific Wine & Food Classic: Our Top 5 Must Tastes

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Toes in the sand, drinks in our hand…. the much anticipated Pacific Wine & Food Classic is Aug 19 and 20 in beautiful Newport Beach. For two days attendees can wine & dine and wine some more with over 100 restaurant and cocktail offerings from across Orange County. The event is bringing in some heavy […]

August 7, 2017 / By / , , , , , , , , , / Post a Comment
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Top 5 Picks from Paso Wine Fest

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It was a beautiful day at the 2017 Paso Wine Fest. With over 70 wineries showcased, the event was skillfully organized by region, so guests could easily maneuver through the menagerie of Paso’s best wines. We survived the heat while finding our new top picks for 2017. Zenaida Cellars’ 2015 Knucklehead an 100% Petite Sirah. […]

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Once Upon A Wine Tasting: Napa Rose Takes New Flights

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Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel holds a magical experience that looks and tastes like a vino wonderland. At a recent media tasting at Napa Rose Restaurant, sommeliers and culinary masters walked us (ahem, drank us) through a wine tasting that included masterfully paired wines and bites. The tasting was beautifully executed as we sat down to […]

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Simple Life Pinot Noir is Simply Delightful

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Simple Life Pinot Noir (Sonoma, CA) is a perfect go-to wine for a dinner party or just a weekly sipper after a long day. It’s medium-bodied with balanced acidity. We found the taste very light with no lingering aftertaste, which in our book can be dangerous because the bottle magically disappeared very quickly, so maybe […]

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A little birdy told us….get to robbins nest wine bar!

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We love little back alley foodie spots, and as if you thought we were kidding,  Robbins Nest in Downtown Santa Ana is literally in an alley. Tucked away on West 2nd Street in the famous Arts District, this unassuming wine bar has an East Coast vibe with brick wall backdrops, jazzy live music, and an […]

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