Tag Archives: wine events

Fundraising with a Coastal View, and Pinot Too

When a charity event celebrates 30 years, no doubt it’s not only been successful but has helped beneficiaries and local community along the way. That’s exactly what Winesong, the annual fundraiser on the Mendocino coast…

New! The Essence of Wine and Perfume – A Pairing Workshop in LA

Please join me and master perfumer Sarah Horowitz for a super fun wine and perfume pairing workshop in Los Angeles!  We’ll be pairing wine with fragrant essences curated by Sarah at her perfume studio.  You’ll get…

Getting Your Wine On Online – The 5 Best Ways to Do It

The internet is littered with too many wine websites, blogs and publications. Mobile has tons of wine apps. And not all of it is great or useful information. What rises above all the noise -…

An Ultimate Girls Summer Weekend in Wine Country

I've been on at least a dozen girls weekends. The destinations are always great: New York, Palm Springs, Chicago, Miami, the North Carolina mountains. But I'd not done a girls trip to Napa Valley wine…

Oakland, CA is Wine Country

When you think of Oakland, the other city by the San Francisco Bay, you probably don't think of it as wine country.  There aren't any vineyards, bucolic settings or palatial wine tasting rooms.  Instead, you…

DRINK – Urban wine

Since wine can be made anywhere these days, it’s no big surprise that Oakland, Berkeley and Alameda, CA (also known as the East Bay) are home to many urban wine brands, both established and start…