Wine Tasting

CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings   |   DATE: February 3rd, 2014
Mushroom Wine and Food Pairing: What a difference a year makes. Last time around at the Big Sur Foragers Festival aka”Fungus Faceoff”, in January of 2013, it was freezing cold and everyone wanted to be in the sun. Nobody wanted to drink white wine and my knuckles were turning purple by day’s end. There were
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: January 31st, 2014
Hey ZAP nice new digs! The Bay Area’s hottest Zinfandel wine tasting just got a whole lot hotter. The red wine tasting event known as ZAP put on by the Zinfandel Advocates and Producers decided to shake things up a bit and turned the former drunk fest into a highfalutin day of wine filled fun.
CATEGORY: News & Events   |   DATE: January 27th, 2014
Remember when Bat Kid saved San Francisco and stole our heart at the same time? Now you can help make more wishes come true at the 13th annual Wine and Wishes® . The event being held on Saturday, February 1st 2014 on Treasure Island, features the culinary talents of ten celebrated Bay Area chefs during
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: January 27th, 2014
ZAP: Zinfandel Red Wine Tasting New ZAP Still Zins by Laura Ness:The t-shirt said it all: Forgive Me, For I Have Zinned. Indeed, the wearer was not the only one in the company of Zinners at Saturday’s  at the Zin Experience at the Presidio in San Francisco on a day made for Zinning. While ZAP’s
CATEGORY: News & Events   |   DATE: January 13th, 2014
Zinfandel wine lovers don’t need to travel around the the Napa Valley to get their fill of California’s favorite wine grape. For the past 22 years, ZAP has proudly produced the most prestigious single varietal wine event in the nation. Say goodbye to the cranky crowds and long lines and hello to an all new
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: January 10th, 2014
Jurade de Saint Emilion The Best of Bordeaux Wine for Under $50 Bucks Many people think of Bordeaux wine as out of reach. At a recent wine tasting of the Merlot driven red wine appellation of Saint-Émilion, I learned the wines from the Bordeaux’s Right Bank are elegant, balanced, and pleasing on the palate and the pocketbook. Over 30