Monthly Archives: November 2012

How to Decant Wine

Now that the holidays are upon us we look forward to sharing some of those older bottles with friends and family.  This can mean decanting wine off its sediment, and we thought we would provide a visual how-to that will … Continue reading

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GIFTS FOR EVEN THE PICKIEST WINE LOVERS

It can be traumatic trying to buy wine for someone who collects wine and knows a lot about the subject, so sometimes the best advice is: don’t even try! Instead there are tons of interesting wine toys that will thrill … Continue reading

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San Diego–The Rising Star in Craft Beer

OK, so most of us living in San Diego County already know that we are big into beer.  But did you know how big? And how we have become Numero Uno in craft beer production in the United States? Men’s … Continue reading

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HIATUS CELLARS POURS AT SDWS SOLANA BEACH

On Saturday November 10th SDWS Solana Beach had the pleasure of hosting Mark Davidowski, owner of Napa based Hiatus Cellars for a grand tasting of his latest wines.  SDWS members and guests were treated to Mark’s current range of chardonnays, … Continue reading

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AMAZON.COM/WINE LAUNCHES AS WINE.COM UPS THE ANTE

The much talked about Amazon.com/wine has launched!  As we reported earlier, the internet giant will “facilitate” sales of mostly small, family owned wineries in California, Washington, and Oregon.  That means that Amazon will offer the wines on its website but … Continue reading

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