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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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...

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....

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...

Sicilian wines

Graziano Nicosia, fifth-generation winemaker · Note: New York City is the site of many wine tastings, and guest columnist Richard Dare recently attended the presentation...

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...

Tasty wines by the bottle, tap at Moody’s

2011 Slingshot Cabernet Sauvignon paired with the pizza  · Moody’s Bistro is practically an institution in Truckee, always jammed with diners and music lovers. It...

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...

Food, wine pairings at Northstar

JP French, winemaker  |  Stanger LR  · Be sure to include vineyard visits during your Harvest weekend ventures. You’ll find many dishes from chefs around...

Gems at Culinary Grand Tasting

One of the wonderful things about the Culinary Grand Tasting at Northstar, part of the annual Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival, is...

North Shore influence shines at Gunbarrel

If you wander to Heavenly Village in South Lake Tahoe, plan to stop for dinner and wine at Gunbarrel Tavern. Newly opened under the...