Articles Tagged With ‘Wine’

Vina Robles announces inaugural concert series

Vina Robles’ 2013 concert lineup includes Sammy Hagar, ZZ Top, Tony Bennett, Steve Martin, Bonnie Raitt and more. The 3,300-seat amphitheater, located on Highway 56 three miles from downtown Paso Robles, will open its doors with “An Evening with Yes”... (Continue reading)

Opera in the Vineyard, event photos

At the most elegant event in the Salon Series yet, attendees enjoyed an enticing evening of great wine, food, and the Central Coast’s favorite gypsy ensemble Café Musique at Vina Robles. The event began with a bubbles and cheese prelude... (Continue reading)

Driver crashes into San Luis Obispo liquor store

A driver crashed into the building of Laurel Lane Liquors Thursday morning in San Luis Obispo, destroying many wine bottles. [Tribune] The driver allegedly ran a stop sign on Augusta Street at Laurel Lane around 10:15 a.m. The car drove... (Continue reading)

Paso Robles wines earn top rankings

Two red wines from San Luis Obispo County have been prominently included in a list of best red wines on the West Coast. [San Francisco Chronicle] The publication articulates its opinion of the top 100 wines and has this to... (Continue reading)

Supervisors to spend thousands on airline magazine advertising

The San Luis Obispo County Tourism Business Improvement District is asking the board of supervisors to purchase advertising in the US Airways Magazine promoting a coastal wine tasting route. The magazine spread will consist of a 23 page feature on... (Continue reading)

The Cork Dorks Anniversary Party, event photos

Over a dozen wineries and their winemakers took time away from a busy harvest to share their local wines, laughs, and experiences at the Cliffs Resort in Pismo Beach for the The Cork Dorks reunion and anniversary party. The Cork... (Continue reading)

City attorney fines Ashbaugh for campaign misconduct

San Luis Obpispo City Attorney Christine Dietrick fined Councilman John Ashbaugh $252 Friday for accepting an illegal campaign contribution from County Supervisor Adam Hill. Ashbaugh admitted to receiving two bottles of wine from Hill in addition to a $200 check,... (Continue reading)

Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival, event photos

American General Media Radio produced the grand foodie event of the year on the Central Coast, the Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival at Le Vigne Winery in Paso Robles on Aug. 25. A portion of the proceeds went to support... (Continue reading)

Gilbert and Sullivan at Tolosa Winery, event photos

OperaSLO’s 26th season features world-class artists performing in some of San Luis Obispo County’s most elegant homes and wineries. Last week, Gilbert and Sullivan entertained guests at the at Tolosa Winery in Edna Valley. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’... (Continue reading)

California wine fine for China?

Large Asian markets such as China may be in line to become a purveyor of fine California wines if the U.S. government has any say in the matter. Congressman Dan Lungren (R-Gold River) is holding hearings today in Northern California... (Continue reading)