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Meet me here too: Wine Tasting and Lesson Fundraiser at the SCV Santa Clarita Valley Winery Crush Pad

The SCV Custom Crush Services, the only winemaking facility in Santa Clarita, will play wine tasting host and wine educator in a fast-approaching fundraiser on Sunday, May 18 from 1 p.m.

Meet me here too: Wine Tasting and Lesson Fundraiser at the SCV Santa Clarita Valley Winery Crush Pad

The SCV Custom Crush Services, the only winemaking facility in Santa Clarita, will play wine tasting host and wine educator in a fast-approaching fundraiser on Sunday, May 18 from 1 p.m.

As the ONLY OUTDOOR WINE FEST in our neighborhood APPROACHES THIS WEEKEND, Dr. Joel Fisher, founder SCV Wine Fest (there will NOT be one this year) explains why you should attend: http://us3.campaign-archive1.com/?u=4688a0a88fe94eeeb2d9407b3&id=02aba63de4&e=5405dce60d

Vintage Beacon circa 4/09: A Real Wine Review Column for Wine 101ers

Vintage Beacon circa 4/09: A Real Wine Review Column for Wine 101ers

Now and then I actually write about wine.  Well, take that back, I go to a blind Syrah tasting, hosted by my friends in the Santa Clarita Vintners and Grower’s Association, ask them to take down notes and send them to me.  So this really is a wine review column, but not just from a wine 101er, but from the real SCV experts:

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Here are our notes from the Blind Syrah tasting, 3/28

Great…

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Taste of the Town: A Palate-Pleasing Paradise, By Diana Sevanian, Volunteer, Child & Family Center

Taste of the Town: A Palate-Pleasing Paradise, By Diana Sevanian, Volunteer, Child & Family Center

Slated for May 4, Taste of the Town helps support the Child & Family Center.

Picture this: Dozens of local restaurants and caterers offering delectable dishes for you to leisurely feast upon. There’s a large array of wine and beer purveyors eager to pour their finest selections. Distinctive entertainment by platinum recording artist Mark LeVang & Friends also awaits you, as does a fabulous live…

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THE ROGER ROOM PLAYS WITH SMOKE AND FIRE WITH FIVE NEW SPRING COCKTAILS

THE ROGER ROOM PLAYS WITH SMOKE AND FIRE WITH FIVE NEW SPRING COCKTAILS

The Roger Room Bartenders Hit the Mark and Create Libations

Inspired by the Season’s Market Ingredients

WHO:             THE ROGER ROOM, West Hollywood

WHAT:           THE ROGER ROOM, Los Angeles’ award winning mixology bar, presents five new cocktails inspired by smoke, fire and the season’s market ingredients for their beverage menu, bound to help keep the cool in the city beginning this…

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Wine in the Pines 2014 In Pine Mountain Village Center

Wine in the Pines 2014 In Pine Mountain Village Center

Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 14th, for the annual Pine Mountain Club Wine in the Pines, in Pine Mountain Village Center. For four hours, from 12 noon to 4 pm, you’ll be able to taste exciting wines from throughout California’s wine- growing regions, with dozens of premiere wineries to choose from. If wine isn’t on your favorite list, Stella Artois and Wolf Creek microbrew will be…

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LEE’S WINE STORAGE CLOSURE - URGENT NOTICE!!!

LEE’S WINE STORAGE CLOSURE – URGENT NOTICE!!!

The message below was emailed to all “Lee’s Wine Storage” locker owners on 4/18.  I texted Lee this morning after I received the e-mail (sender prefers to remain anonymous) and the text shows as received, but I have not yet heard back from him. If I get anymore information I will share it immediately in the comment’s section.  I am only reprinting this to help get the word out for locker owners…

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Perlis Picked: Simply Wine Festival

Perlis Picked: Simply Wine Festival

Simply Wine Festival

http://simplywinefest.com/

What started as a dream fairly quickly turned into an amazing reality.

Jeanette Carranza, CFO and Martha Peretz, CEO of Great Festivals Inc

Jeanette Carranza, CFO and Martha Peretz, CEO of Great Festivals Inc

Martha Peretz and her team at Great Festivals Incorporated should be congratulating themselves for putting on a practically perfect extravaganza, the Simply Wine Festival, especially considering it was their…

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Part One Earth Day Weekend: Justin’s Farm to Fork Dinner

Part One Earth Day Weekend: Justin’s Farm to Fork Dinner

We spent last weekend celebrating Earth Day in Paso Robles, in case you missed all my hints in the Dear Wine Friend e-newsletter.  We started out with a lovely tour and overnight accommodations at the Creekside Bed and Breakfast formerly owned and operated by Per Cazo Cellars owners Dave and Lynne Teckman.  From there we drove over to Justin Vineyards and Wineryfor a vineyard tour before sitting…

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