Madrigal Family Winery Tasting Salon & Gallery in Sausalito will host "Homage to China", the 7th in its Art and Wine series, featuring an installation celebrating Chinese inspired art featuring the work of Ning Mercer, Denise Hazleton, and Chinese Antiques loaned by Studiolo Boutique and Legend Gallery in Marin County.
will feature four of the world's leading wine experts: Karen MacNeil, author of "The Wine Bible"; Sarah Jane Evans MW, chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine; Debra Meiburg MW, Asian wine market expert and founding director of Meiburg Wine Media; and Decanter magazine Publishing Director Sarah Kemp
As our region becomes ever more identified with wines and wineries, a growing number of people who would never been interested grapes have learned to enjoy this amazing beverage of culture, heritage, history and fine cuisine.
In many cities producing a Top 100 restaurant guide wouldn't be a difficult proposition. In San Francisco and the Bay Area we have so many options that when it comes time to whittle down the list it's like having to announce your favorite child.
"You would have to drink 2,500 glasses of wine a day for 70 years to reach the EPA's level of concern," said Gladys Horiuchi, spokeswoman for The Wine Institute of San Francisco, an advocacy group for about 1,000 winemakers and related businesses. "We are talking about minuscule, trace amounts."
Bayer of Germany said on Monday that it had offered $62 billion in cash to acquire Monsanto in a deal that would combine two of the world's biggest companies in the businesses of crop seeds and pesticides
Napa Valley's Opus One tells SND that while Napa County has approved a doubling of its production permit to 250,000 gallons (105,000 cases) annually, the winery has no plans to markedly expand the volume of its namesake luxury red blend