Incline Spirits North Shore gem

By Lou Phillips  ·   Nestled under the pines a block from the beach in Incline Village sits a wine shop worth a visit. Owners Will...

 Superb pairings at Jake’s on the Lake

By Lou Phillips ·  Regardless of the season, walking through the huge teak doors and experiencing the waterfall bar and inspirational views of Jake’s on...

Wine on the Water

The annual Wine on the Water held in June is always one of the Tahoe Sierra’s premiere wine-tasting events, featured dozens of exceptional producers...

Wine from the heart at Elegant Affair

Mountain living has so many advantages and one of the best is the sense of togetherness forged by intimate communities and common causes. Every...

Great wines to benefit good causes

We all have dreams — whether they are during slumber or consciously — for a better life. I’d also bet many of us dream...

Find winter comfort in port wines

You may know that port is a rich, dark, viscous, fortified wine full of concentrated and complex flavors and textures and has a little...

Art and Fine Wine

Like peas and carrots and Forrest and Jenny, there are some duos that are perfect together. One of the most ancient and enduring duos...

Pianeta Cucina Italiana | 20 Years of Italian Love

For even occasional visitors to Pianeta in downtown Truckee, the experience of excellence is obvious. The food is crafted by a top-notch kitchen staff...

Wine for Thanksgiving

Tahoe House on the West Shore offers everything but the turkey for Thanksgiving with advance orders, and its wine selection to go with Thanksgiving...

Wine & dine with a view at Christy Hill

By Lou Phillips  ·   A visit to Christy Hill restaurant has delivered the Tahoe experience for more than 25 years. Regulars and new guests alike...