Although Sorrel Bistro is tucked into a cookie-cutter type strip mall in Temecula, there is nothing typical about the cozy restaurant. As rain splashed against the windows on a recent lunchtime visit, a steady stream of people filled up the dining…
How the failed dreams of cloistered nuns gave birth to Santa Barbara wine country.
CARNEROS — The Napa Valley’s quilt-work of vines, woodland and meadows is impressive even from a bird’s-eye view or a passing vehicle. But other local vistas, other sights and sounds of the wine country, can be off-limits or difficult to find – except on certain weekend mornings.
For the first time since Wine Spectator launched its year-end Top 100 list, no Napa Valley wines made it into the Top 25.
HEALDSBURG — Wood-fired ovens sold by Mugnaini, Inc., are known in North American culinary circles for baking gourmet pizza, but increasingly, restaurants and would-be home chefs are thinking outside the … Read more »