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Wine Spectator’s 2015 Restaurant Wine List Awards

Wine Spectator has announced its list of best restaurants from around the world with the best wine programs for 2015. The list features over 3,600 restaurants in 50 states and more than 75 other countries. A handful of Los Angeles restaurants were crowned with the Grand Award, including Spago Beverly Hills, Valentino and Capo in […]

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Garagiste Wine Festival hits Los Angeles on July 11

Attention wine lovers. The Garagiste Festival is back in Los Angeles on July 11th with more wine than ever. And it returns in one of the coolest venues in the city. Grab a Lyft or hop on the subway to the Wiltern on Saturday to discover the undiscovered and under-recognized artisan ‘garagiste’ wine producers who […]

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Wrap-up: The Los Angeles WineFest

The 10th Annual LA WineFest returned to the historic Raleigh Studios in Hollywood and we made our way through as much wine as we could before that unfortunate wine fatigue set-in. The signature wine event invites fans to sip, explore and enjoy hundreds of wines and beers al fresco. The LA WineFest is one of […]

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Sip and Savor at the LA WineFest – May 30-31

  L.A.’s largest and longest-running consumer wine-tasting event, LA WineFest returns to Raleigh Studios in Hollywood on May 30-31. The LA WineFest aims to make the world of wine fun and accessible for Angelenos. Featuring hundreds of wine from all over the world, including Italy, Israel, Spain, and of course, California. Vote your your favorite […]

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This Week in Los Angeles Wine

  Come discover the best in wine LA has to offer this week as we showcase wine bars, tastings, dinners, and paring events in and around Los Angeles. If you want your event or wine bar considered for posting, contact us. Thursday, April 23 Wine LA Presents The Best Of Bordeaux at The Peninsula Beverly […]

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This Week in Los Angeles Wine

  Come discover the best wine events in LA this week as we showcase wine bars, tastings, dinners, and paring events in and around Los Angeles. If you want your event or wine bar considered for posting, contact us. Wally’s Napa/Sonoma All-Stars Our favorite wine tasting event returns to Century Plaza Hotel on Sunday, April […]

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The Mediterranean Wines of the Temecula Valley

  My love for wine was just starting to develop in the late 90’s. Never much of a beer drinker, and very much a food lover, wine just went better with a meal. Then in 2000, my parents moved to Murrieta, a small but booming track home community just North of Temecula. Back then Temecula […]

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Something for the weekend: Temecula WOW

 Grab a picnic basket and head for the hills. The hills of the Temecula Valley. The first official tasting event of the year, hosted by the Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association, offers passport holders a chance to sample dozens of flights and bites at 30+ wineries along an easy circuitous route via Rancho California and DePortola […]

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Craft winemakers converge at the Garagiste Festival

 The Garagiste Festival lands in LA proper for the first time ever with Urban Exposure. The Garagiste Festival is the first and only organization dedicated to the undiscovered and under-recognized artisan ‘garagiste’ producers who are making some of the best, most exciting, handcrafted small-lot wines in the world. Get tickets Taking place at the beautiful […]

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The best places to drink craft wine in Los Angeles

This story originally appeared on our #CraftWineLA blog. There are bars that serve wine, then there are wine bars that specialize in unique hand crafted wines that may be hard to find anywhere else. Here is our list, in no particular order, of our favorite wine bars to drink craft wine in the LA area. […]

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