Sonoma County

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2014

    The 5 Geekiest Online Wine Sites

    Many of our life experiences have been enhanced by the internet. Just think about the days prior to Facebook when all we got were a few birthday cards and now we awake on our birthday to several dozen birthday wishes. Our wine experience is no different, the wealth of content related to wine on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    Top 5 Places to Eat This Week in Metro Phoenix

    Joe's Farm Grill Wednesday, November 6 Joe's Farm Grill is thanking customers with the annual "Free Cheeseburger Day" this Wednesday, November 6. All you have to do is show up, stand in line between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. and you can get a free cheeseburger, french fries and a drink. The key is that y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    Brunch With Nobuo and More: 5 Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend In Metro Phoenix

    Got weekend plans yet? Here a few dining and drinking events we've got on the books. Lavender and Wine Festival Forget wine and roses, this weekend the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North is celebrating the mix of wine and lavender with a two day festival for visitors and locals alike. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    BLT Steak and Flowers Winery Dinner and Eggnog Cupcakes in Today's Eater's Digest​ Flowers Wine Dinner Join BLT Steak Thursday, December 8th for the final wine dinner of 2011 with Sonoma County's Flowers Winery. Chef Marc Hennessy has created a five-course dinner menu starting with a root veggie salad complete with arugula from Seacat Garde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2011

    Papago Brewing's 'Pliny On Tap' April Fool's Day Prank Backfires Papago Brewing has removed all mentions of the Pliny prank from Facebook, but forgot to scrub Twitter. The apology tweet here goes to a dead link. ​An April Fool's Day prank by Scottsdale's Papago Brewing backfired Friday. In fact, the situation is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2010

    Roka Akor's Tuesday Wine Tasting and Sweet Potato Cups in Today's Eater's Digest​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Tastings on the TerraceThere is no rest for the wicked in the world of wine tastings and Tuesday's are no exception. Tonight, upscale Scottsdale Japanese restaurant Roko Akor hosts th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    The Most Expensive Hot Dog, Matanzas Wine Dinner and Walking Tacos in Today's Eater's Digest​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Matanzas Wine DinnerTonight, downtown restaurant Cheuvront will host a four-course Wine Dinner with pairings from Sonoma County Winery Matanzas Creek. Dinner will start with vichyssoise fol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    First Taste: Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar

    courtesy of FOX restaurant conceptsBurgers and bottles of wine, oh my!​It may be their shared Germanic roots -- or their common Midwestern ubiquity. But for some reason, we've always associated burgers with beer and beer with burgers.But not anymore. Now we're thinking burgers and wine, baby!The g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    Hartford Court Wine Dinner at BLT Steak Scottsdale

    We know how expensive meals can get after you've downed a couple glasses of vino. All of a sudden, the hunger caused by the alcohol has caused you to eat five courses, and the bill is the last thing you want to see.Thankfully, for people like us who are looking for a fancy meal on a budget, BLT Stea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Camelback Inn Launches Meet the Winemaker Series

    Joy Sterling​If you've ever loved a wine so much that you wanted to meet the crafter of the spirit, now's your chance to get a little closer to the people who make tasty vino. Rita's Kitchen at the Camelback Inn is hosting a montly series of "Meet the Winemaker" events, where patrons may sa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Cowboy Ciao Hosts Siduri Wine Dinner

    Sideways may have been a fictional tale, but the elusive and obsession-inducing qualities of Pinot Noir are completely true. Consider Siduri Wines, a winery that produces only Pinot Noir, all single-vineyard releases from its 20 vineyards in California and Oregon. Owners Adam and Diana Lee's devoti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2008

    Martha Stewart wants to get you tipsy

    Attention, Martha fans: America's favorite domestic goddess is launching her own limited-edition line of wines, called Martha Stewart Vintage. She's teamed up with E & J Gallo Winery to create a 2006 Sonoma County Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cab. And lucky us, we're one of only half a dozen U.S. metropo ... More >>

  • Music

    June 15, 2006

    The Dating Game

    Number of the beat

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    June 2, 2005

    Raging Machine

    Digital deconstructionists

  • Dining

    January 24, 2002

    Bohemian Rhapsody

    Good ol'boys will be well-fed boys at California camp for the rich and the powerful

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    April 15, 1999
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    December 5, 1995