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Tahoe City, CA
Saturday, September 23, 2017

Wolfdale’s vibrant food & wines

Wolfdale’s proprietor and Chef Douglas Dale not only embodies the concept of being multi-talented by being classically trained in both French and Japanese culinary...

Bubbles from New Mexico? You Bet

Picture this: it’s the early 1980s and a French family from Champagne that has been making bubbles there for decades comes to America and...

Great wines from family wineries

Jana Harvey of Scott Harvey wines poured the 2010 Zinfandel from Ancient Vines  · The Family Winemakers of California annual tasting in San Francisco is...

Nine41 offers Alpine comfort food

By Lou Phillips  ·   As a long time North Shore resident, I was excited to see the makeover of the former Stanley’s in Incline Village....
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Wines to complement a barbecue

It’s fire-up-the-grill season and barbecue is one of the best dance partners wine has ever had. Bold, meaty and smoky not only describe what’s...

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...

Big Water matches wines with views

By Lou Phillips ·  Wine with a view ·    The Eastern Slope of Incline Village is renowned for getaway homes of famous of rock stars and...

A Sparkling Wine Primer

Let’s start with Champagne because it was the first and sets the stage for all the others produced in Champagne, a region, with a...

The Cliff Room at Martis Camp

Dessert by the fire with Tokaji and 20-year-old Tawny Porto.  · I rarely start off a wine review with “those lucky people at …,”but the...

Tahoe Ridge Winery featured at Sugar Pine

It’s always a privilege to tour the Pine Lodge, showcase of the Hellman-Ehrman Estate at Sugar Pine Point State Park, and even more so...


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