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Tahoe City, CA
Saturday, October 21, 2017

UNR eyes commercial vineyard

Several years ago, I started following the progress of Dr. Grant Cramer of University of Nevada, Reno as he encouraged the wine industry in...

Taste of Italy at Zia Lina

In Italy, the words ristorante, trattoria or osteria have specific meanings. In America, we use them as if they all meant simply: restaurant. However,...

Savory delights at Autumn Food & Wine

Autumn Food & Wine Festival highlights The 29th Annual Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival at Northstar California will pair epicurean adventures with Northern...

Petra features unique wines

Kali Kopley has enlivened the Tahoe wine scene for several years now with her Uncorked wine bars in Truckee, Olympic Valley and Tahoe City....

Tahoe Mountain Brewing

By Katherine E. Hill ·  Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co. has become Tahoe City’s local pub since it opened in 2012 brewing craft beers and serving...

What is bottle shock?

The Judgement of Paris, a famous wine tasting held in Paris in 1976, essentially proved that top-quality California wines were as good as top-quality...

New tricks up Charlie’s sleeves

By Lou Phillips ·   Charlie Soule’s story: Lifelong Tahoe resident kicks around local restaurants to make some cake as a kid. Leaves for college, but...

Great sommeliers: Christian O’Kuinghttons

““In the evolution of the American palate for wine styles, we are moving from simplicity to complexity.” Christian O'Kuinghttons Editor’s Note: This is the first part...

A Blizzard of Beers

Don’t settle for the same old mass-produced brew this winter. The microbrew movement is taking hold across the nation and Tahoe brewers have joined...

Adventurous selections at Jake’s

By Lou Phillips “The NV Poema Brut Cava was dry, spicy and crisp with a beam of tangy orange that played perfectly with the bold...


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