Category: Food Activities

Taste3 Conference: July 17-19, Napa

I know how you think. You’re sitting there, scratching your head, wondering, “now what on earth am I going to

Blogging From Paradise: Day 2 at the Aspen Food and Wine Classic

Day two of Aspen’s Food and Wine Classic was blessed with the same weather as the first. Crystalline blue skies,

Wine Blogging From Paradise: Day One of the Aspen Food & Wine Classic

I just finished my first day at the Aspen Food and Wine Classic, and my second day back in my

26th Annual Beaujolais and Beyond Tasting: November 17, San Francisco

Every year on the third Thursday in November, the French have a tradition of celebrating the harvest by drinking Beaujolais

FallFest 2007 Food and Wine Tasting: October 6th, San Francisco

It seems like every major city has a dozens food and wine festivals every year. San Francisco, compared to many

The James Beard Chef Awards Go Democratic

Venerable institutions often suffer more than normal companies and organizations when things go wrong internally. The Red Cross took a

25th Annual Beaujolais and Beyond Event: November 18th, San Francisco

I go to a lot of wine tasting events in San Francisco. Certainly almost all the major public events of

Inside The Kitchen, October 26-28, Half Moon Bay, CA

Fall and late Spring seem to be the times for major food and wine events on both coasts. Let’s just

Spain’s 10: Cocina Vanguardia, October 12-14, New York

The last time I was in Spain I didn’t know squat about food and wine. I was a poor, backpacking

FallFest 2006 Food and Wine Tasting, Oct. 7th, San Francisco

It seems like every major city has a dozens food and wine festivals every year. San Francisco, compared to many

Special SF Meal Deals in July Courtesy of Visa

As a San Francisco food lover, I always look forward to January when Dine Around Town gives us all a

The Best 2004 Napa Cabernet: Tasting Notes From Auction Napa Valley 2006

I’ve just returned from a yearly fete that a fanciful movie director might call Napa’s Big Weekend. Auction Napa Valley

What To Drink With Dinner: The WBW21 and IMBB26 Roundup

Wine Blogging Wednesday (WBW for short) as regular readers know, is a virtual wine tasting party, where bloggers all over

Mouton Rothschild and Monkey Brains

This is so barely wine related I can hardly stand to post it. Except that this is such a horrifying,

The Best Restaurants In The World for 2006

While I was on vacation recently someone pointed out that Restaurant Magazine had once again announced their yearly list of

Where To Go. According To Food & Wine

Despite the fact that the web is expanding, at this point faster than the universe itself is expanding, it seems,

Chicago Wine & Food Festival: October 21, 22, 2005

Before the wind starts to blow cold off the lake and your eyeballs want to crack and fall out of

San Francisco’s Gourmet Harvest: A Report From FallFest 2005

I go to a lot of big public food and wine events throughout the year. These events are different from

LAST CHANCE: Vinography Wine Dinner at Manresa

The last Vinography dinner sold out in a hurry, but there are still some seats available for this one! Join