Caroline Styne’s Canned Wine Selections

Caroline Styne is co-owner and wine director of the Lucca restaurant group and wine director of Hollywood Bowl Food & Wine. “There are definitely wines that you wouldn’t want, like good Bordeaux, Cabernet Sauvignon, some Italian red wines, vintage Champagnes and Burgundy,” says Caroline Styne. “These top-of-the-range wines have the …

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Alcohol tax revenues increase during pandemic

Tax Facts by the Wisconsin Policy Forum State excise tax revenue from the sale of alcoholic beverages increased nearly 17% in fiscal 2021, an annual increase that exceeds any seen for nearly five decades in Wisconsin. While the impact of the pandemic on alcohol use is difficult to assess, this …

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Wine Spectator Foundation Donates $ 10 Million to Napa Valley College | Local News

The foundation, established in 1982, has donated more than $ 20 million in grants and scholarships, including support for students at UC Davis and programs at Sonoma State University, Washington State, Cornell University and the Culinary Institute of America. Support local journalism Your membership makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} Earlier …

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A Mediterranean oasis in Santorini

A place of tempting beauty and tranquility, Andronis Concept is a Mediterranean oasis dedicated to well-being. At Andronis Concept, an Andronis hotel, well-being is about letting customers interpret the concept as they see fit. For some guests, wellness means morning hikes, yoga classes, and a private cooking class while for …

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Friday Sip: a new world of alcohol-free options

Looking to relax and enjoy the last days of summer with something alcohol-free? There has been a real transformation in the world of soft drinks. Craftsmen, mixologists and scientists have gone far beyond sweet “fake wines” and watery non-alcoholic beers. There is now a plentiful selection of zero-proof drinks that …

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