Surprising Facts About Beer & Wine

October 20th, 2014By Alex Hillsberg

Singles in Los Angeles – Next time you’re on a date and run out of topics of conversation, here’s some factoids about beer and wine that will keep the evening flowing.

Absinthe Minded – Blame the Green Fairy

May 21st, 2012By Michelle Gigon

Bohemian writers and artists sipped absinthe in search of inspiration. The romantic associations of “the green fairy” linger to this day.

Tequila Beyond a Classic Margarita

May 7th, 2012By Michelle Gigon

With premium tequila for sipping and imaginative tequila cocktails from creative mixologists, the classic margarita is facing some serious competition.

Cocktail Culture at LACMA

January 30th, 2012By Michelle Gigon

Ray’s and Stark Bar, on the grounds of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, creates its own collection of edible and drinkable art.

Scotch – A Singular Single Malt

May 8th, 2011By Michelle Gigon

Born in the highlands of Scotland, two top distilleries, Glenfiddich and The Balvenie, bring their best scotch for tastings in Los Angeles.

Sipping Tequila with Bertha Gonzalez

October 3rd, 2010By Kim Calvert

With her singular vision to create her own brand, the first female Maestro Tequilero is changing the way we think about tequila.

Girl Meets Grapes at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills

May 23rd, 2010By Michelle Gigon

My blind date at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills with 10 international wine icons from France, Italy, California and Chile.