Wine

Tilted Shed cider featured at a tasting at Upcider in San Francisco (Upcider).

Can San Francisco Become The Next Big Market For Cider?

Alan Shapiro, co-founder of the Cider Summit to be held in San Francisco on April 25, feels the region is ready for a cider explosion.

04/19/2015

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Overturned Big Rig Spills Wine Onto Busy Road Near Modesto

A big rig carrying wine has crashed, spilling liquid all over Maze Blvd. near South River Road in Stanislaus County Wednesday morning.

04/15/2015

Pinot Noir grapes (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Grapevine-Killing Pest Turns Up In Sonoma County

Sonoma County agriculture inspectors are on high alert after discovering a pest that has been the scourge of the wine grape industry in tree shipments from Southern California.

04/13/2015

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Your Favorite Wine Might Contain High Levels Of Deadly Arsenic, According To Lawsuit

There may be a reason to think twice before you sip – a lawsuit filed in California Thursday contends some top selling wines contain high levels of arsenic.

03/19/2015

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Winemaker, Investor Dead At Napa County Vineyard In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A meeting over pending civil litigation between two businessmen spun out of control south of Yountville on Monday with a vintner shooting and killing his former investor and then killing himself after fleeing from sheriff’s deputies.

03/17/2015

Pinot Noir grapes (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Narsai David: Heading To The Russian River Valley For Merry Edward Wines

Narsai David heads to the Russian River Valley for the Merry Edwards winery to try out a Pinot Noir and a Sauvingon Blanc you shouldn’t rush into drinking.

03/13/2015

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Six Food Favorites Affected By Climate Change

The effects of climate change are far-reaching, affecting not only weather, but more critical parts of human life such as food.

03/05/2015

Liam and Chef Humphrey (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Joseph Humphrey of The Farmer & The Fox

Liam feels nostalgic when visiting St. Helena for his Foodie Chap Chat with Chef Humphrey…

03/02/2015

Pinot Noir grapes (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Narsai David: McFadden Farm Wines Use Organic Grapes In Some Low-Cost Bottles

Potter Valley, California’s McFadden Farm Wines has three beautiful selections from their Mendocino County vineyard that includes organic grapes at a low cost. Narsai David has a full review.

02/27/2015

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Cheers! Study Says Red Wine May Help Burn Fat

Raise a toast to your waistline. A new study finds a certain chemical consumed when you drink a glass of red wine is not only good for your health, it can help overweight people burn fat.

02/07/2015

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