Best wines to pair with pizza

After decades as both a sommelier and wine writer, I realized I have never written about pairing wine with America’s favorite food. To make...

Reno Pirate Pub Crawl

The Reno Pirate Crawl on Aug. 17 promises to be the most fun you’ll ever have with one eye covered. Pirates, buccaneers, sea captains,...

Grower-Producer Champagnes

Those who read this column regularly know that for the most part I rarely hype the latest and greatest of the wine world. It...

Fest Benefits Furry Friends

Village at Squaw will host the 18th Brews, Jazz and Funk Fest, a family-friendly weekend filled with the melodic sounds of jazz on Aug....

Sip, Nosh & Stroll at Thunderfaire

Thunderfaire, Lakeside Food & Wine Fair will take place on the grounds of historic Thunderbird Lodge from 4 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 11....

The Big Vineyard in the Sky, Part II

The homepage of the Web site displays only 13 words. Those few words tell a large part of the story of our next Vineyard...

Bacon-Inspired Brews Festival

Bacon, Bourbon and Brews Festival has everything you need for a fun-filled, summer evening out: great food and locally crafted spirits and brews on...

Alibi opens Incline Public House

Alibi Ale Works has opened its third location - the Incline Public House in Incline Village, Nev. – offering its beers, along with regular...

Quenching Tahoe’s thirst with reusable cups

Three years ago, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows made the decision to eliminate the sale of single-use plastic water bottles. It launched Drink Mountain Tap...

Boca Brewery: Truckee’s World-Famous Beer

The thirst for small-batch local beer is seemingly unquenchable across the country these days. The trend is red hot in the Tahoe Sierra with...