30 great places to drink wine in Los Angeles

Critic Bill Addison recommends L.A. wine bars and restaurants with excellent wine lists The wine list at Kismet in Los Feliz — printed on six or so loose sheets of marigold-colored paper, clasped in a small silver binder clip — has no descriptions for the biodynamic Alsatian whites and the sulfur-free Rhône reds it catalogs. The only extraneous information appears in the Skin Contact/Orange category. Under the names and prices of the wines, beverage director Kae Whalen notes the length of time the grapes macerated with their skins during the winemaking process:… Read More

How To Design A Custom Wine Cellar For Your Home

Increasingly, oenophiles are choosing sleek, designed “wine rooms” that keep bottles cool and also show off cool collections. Like many rooms in the house that need an occasional tweak, your wine storage is an area that should be renewed for a number of reasons: better access to your bottles, to accommodate a growing inventory or update with new technology. But there’s another reason: giving your wine collection a place in your everyday life by integrating it into your living space. “What we’re seeing now—especially in new developments—are all these incredible wine rooms… Read More

Wally’s Wine & Spirits Continues to Innovate in Beverly Hills and Santa Monica

When it comes to wine in L.A., few names carry as much weight as Wally’s, founded in 1968 as a neighborhood wine and liquor store in West L.A. Since then, longtime Wally’s president Christian Navarro and his team have worked to be the “communicators of all things delicious.” As a result, it’s never been a […] Source: Wally’s Wine & Spirits Continues to Innovate in Beverly Hills and Santa Monica

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Grande Marque 26th Annual Champagne Tasting 

Sunday, June 3, 2018, 5-8pm$195 per person / $250 after June 1stEvent # 204639 Charitable Service # V6604 THE SOUTHLAND’S #1 WINE AND FOOD EVENT OF THE YEAR Having raised well more than $1 million dollars for deserving l Source: Wally’s Wine & Spirits