Cheers! fellow wine lovers aka 902-wine-0’s Join us for a festive and casual Italian ‘family-style’ dinner under the LA stars on the roof terrace of Eataly’s Terra Italian Grill. Thrillist says- Situated on the rooftop of Eataly, Terra is the mammoth Italian emporium’s best place for a nice sit-down meal. Meaning “earth” in Italian, Terra’s menu is built around a wood-fired grill with dishes like whole branzino, bone-in ribeye, and Pugliese-style skewers cooked over an open flame. The restaurant recently added Grigliata Di Pesce to the mix as well—a plate of marinated swordfish, calamari, prawns, and… Read More
A relationship established several decades ago helps an iconic California Chardonnay wine producer finally make a stellar Pinot Noir that can live up to its white wine counterpart. As the desire for premium wine started to seep into the American culture in the 1980s, two men, a former airline pilot and the only adopted child of older Southern Baptist Texans, would end up shaping the U.S. wine landscape in ways that brought inspiration and delight to many and irrational criticism from others. Both men followed their own path in the wine… Read More
The new Apple TV+ show ‘Drops of God,’ loosely based on the hit manga series, provides another window into the world and vocabulary of wine. The average TV viewer might not know much about the world of high-end wine, but the creators behind new series “Drops of God” hope to change that in only eight episodes. Shot across Japan, France and Italy, the limited series now streaming on Apple TV+ is a trilingual drama cloaked in family intrigue, with wine-industry knowledge — how to sip, smell and begin to identify wine —… Read More
Our friends at Bon Appetite provide another excellent educational take on pairing food and wine with a casual approach we hope you’ll enjoy. Our members love to learn about wine…We love wine!