Tag Archives: Counties

• Don’t Miss! Save the Date! L.A. Cochon555 Tix Now On Sale!

Don’t Miss! Save the Date! L.A. Cochon555 Tix Now On Sale!

Cochon US Tour and Goose Island Beer Co. humbly present Cochon 555 Los Angeles on February 23, 2014. Going on its sixth year, Cochon 555 is the nation’s premier culinary tour touting the flavor and benefits of eating heritage breed pigs. The kickoff event features an all-star lineup of five chefs, five pigs and five wineries to […]

• Celebrate Golden State of Cocktails coming to L.A. this January!

Celebrate Golden State of Cocktails coming to L.A. this January!

Golden State of Cocktails is the creation of a group of West Coast cocktail industry professionals and enthusiasts whose intent is to educate and celebrate California’s cocktail culture. California’s long awaited large-scale cocktail event is finally here: Announcing Golden State of Cocktails! Staged in Los Angeles, the West Coast’s largest city and California’s anchor, Golden […]

STARS of CABERNET 2013! Save the Date & Early Bird Special

STARS of CABERNET 2013! Save the Date & Early Bird Special

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 The Peninsula Beverly Hills 9882 S. Santa Monica Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90212 Featuring Special Events with Winemakers  Jean Hoefliger of Alpha Omega Winery and Aaron Pott of Pott Wine Jean Hoefliger was born and raised in Switzerland.  His initial experience took him from Switzerland to Bordeaux, and South Africa, making wine at the […]

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• San Diego Spirits Festival Comin’ Up in August

San Diego Spirits Festival Comin’ Up in August

San Diego Spirits Festival SHAKE it UP at the end of summer in San Diego with a fresh and booming cocktail and culinary scene at the San Diego Spirits Festival! The preeminent West Coast COCKTAIL CULINARY and CULTURAL event where the world of CRAFT spirits, high profile liquors and fine cuisine unite overlooking a sun-drenched […]

• Oy. ‘RHOOC’ star Vicki Gunvalson ready to launch vodka line

Oy. ‘RHOOC’ star Vicki Gunvalson ready to launch vodka line

“The Real Housewives of Orange County” star Vicki Gunvalson has made some big decisions in her life over the past couple of years, including divorcing Donn, dating Brooks and distancing herself from him once her daughter gave birth. But now, she is taking on a new business venture, according to a selection of tweets released […]

Shit Bartenders Say: You Tube (“Aquavit Bores Me”)

Shit Bartenders Say: You Tube (“Aquavit Bores Me”)

Just three years after Jonathan Gold wrote about Los Angeles’s blossoming craft cocktail scene, comes this hilarious YouTube video poking fun at the often extreme measures bartenders take to fix you a tasty drink. The viral video features several second long frames in the style of other popular “Shit ______ Say” YouTube video series. It […]

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• California: Beer-Tasting Bill Signed By Gov. Brown

California: Beer-Tasting Bill Signed By Gov. Brown

A San Diego lawmaker’s bill, which will make it easier to install beer-tasting rooms in breweries, was signed into law Monday by Gov. Jerry Brown.AB 1014, authored by Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher, R-San Diego, exempts brewers from California Retail Food Code requirements, putting them on the same footing as the operators of wine-tasting rooms.

• 17th Annual San Diego Festival Of Beer

17th Annual San Diego Festival Of Beer

This year’s 17th Annual San Diego Festival of Beer will take over the streets at Columbia and B once more to bring you a fun-filled evening with over 6,000 beer lovers like yourself enjoying the sounds of live music while sampling from over seventy different breweries. We are expanding the festival this year to provide […]

• Going to Solvang? Don’t miss Sagebrush Annie’s

Going to Solvang? Don’t miss Sagebrush Annie’s

By: D.R. Stewart – boozenews.com intrepid reporter When making a trip to Santa Barbara/Solvang, consider going inland. East, young man. That’s right — suck it, Horace Greeley. The town is called Ventucopa and the establishment is Sagebrush Annie’s. On Route 33.   Proprietors Larry and Karina Hogan run the place.  As Larry says, “Karina came […]

• Future Wine Stars of California event coming to Santa Monica – June 23

Future Wine Stars of California event coming to Santa Monica – June 23

  Learn About Wine brings Orange County to Santa Monica on June 23. The Stars of California event benefits the Oceanfront and the Make a Wish Foundation. At the Broad Stage, over two dozen up-and-coming wineries and a dozen oceanfront resorts (including the Montage Laguna Beach and the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel) will lend their wines […]

• Get Thee To San Diego For Beer Week Preview This Weekend!

Get Thee To San Diego For Beer Week Preview This Weekend!

If you’re a true craft beer connoisseur, you know that every week is technically beer week in San Diego. From local brew tents at music festivals to local taps pouring at top restaurants around town, and unique tasting events at the area’s finest breweries, no longer is it difficult to drink San Diego craft beer […]

• City of Angels Wine Festival – May 30

City of Angels Wine Festival – May 30

The Rotary Club of Los Angeles Foundation is proud to host the second annual City of Angels Wine Festival, a premier charity event to benefit the Volunteers of America and its progressive programs that help the homeless transition to jobs at the Rotary House in Downtown Los Angeles. City of Angeles Wine Festival will take […]

• Would You Buy Carlsberg’s “Gender Neutral” Beer?

Would You Buy Carlsberg’s “Gender Neutral” Beer?

What’s so special about Copenhagen? Not the city, of course — we’re talking about this new brand of light beer that’s about to hit shelves from the Danish brewing company. Research suggests that women make up at least 25% of the beer-consuming market — a target audience is that widely overlooked. From Bud Light’s “bros […]

• You Go Girl! Patricia Richards Named America’s Top Female Bartender

You Go Girl! Patricia Richards Named America’s Top Female Bartender

Head Mixologist for Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Named America’s Top Female Bartender Askmen.com has named Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Mixologist Patricia Richards the top female bartender in America. As head mixologist for the resorts, she oversees 25 bars, and has made a name for herself as the first female in Las Vegas to […]

• Tchelistcheff nephew to make documentary on great-uncle André

Tchelistcheff nephew to make documentary on great-uncle André

As a teenager, Mark Tchelistcheff spent a lot of time with his great-uncle André racing around Napa Valley in a flaming yellow 240Z. The fact that this particular great uncle was an icon of winemaking had little or no effect on the boy. “If you’re a kid and you’re related to a movie star or […]