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  • Prosecco producers in Italy go after the Chinese thirst for sparkling wine

    Prosecco producers in Italy go after the Chinese thirst for sparkling wine
    Prosecco producers from Italy’s Veneto region are courting the Chinese market with a slick website--translated into Chinese. It’s a smart move to get in early as the Chinese wine market explodes. According to the Consortium for the...
  • Bollito misto, Italy's winter comfort dish, suits warm L.A. just fine

    <i>Bollito misto</i>, Italy's winter comfort dish, suits warm L.A. just fine
    OK, it's hardly bollito misto weather. But we can pretend. At least once every winter, I need to make the "mixed boiled meats" of northern Italy, one of the easiest and most festive meals I know. By rights, snow should be deep outside the window, but here...
  • Easy dinner recipes: Three soups in only 30 minutes

    Easy dinner recipes: Three soups in only 30 minutes
    When you're looking for something quick, warm and comforting, you can't go wrong with a bowl of soup. Each of these recipes contains only a handful of ingredients and comes together in no more than 30 minutes. Garlic soup with mussels: It's classic...
  • Wine review: 2012 Stolpman Vineyards 'La Cuadrilla' red wine

    Wine review: 2012 Stolpman Vineyards 'La Cuadrilla' red wine
    For the last few years, Stolpman Vineyards in the new Ballard Canyon American Viticultural Area in Santa Barbara County has produced a wine called La Cuadrilla for "the crew." Its crew works full time under the direction of winemaker Sashi Moorman and...
  • Robert Parker goes toe-to-toe with his critics

    Robert Parker goes toe-to-toe with his critics
    Nobody threw rotten tomatoes -- until after Robert Parker’s speech at the 10th annual Symposium for Professional Wine Writers in Napa Valley last week, when the twittersphere erupted in snarky comments. One person encouraged him to go away forever....
  • Here's a secret about Whittier: It's ascending as a great food city

    Here's a secret about Whittier: It's ascending as a great food city
    Until now, Whittier's blossoming restaurant scene filled with contemporary regional Mexican food, craft beer and oyster bars, serious gastropub fare and original puffy tacos was L.A. County’s best-kept secret. But it’s time to stop being...
  • Shocking: The French are drinking flavored wines (red lollipop! peach!) and loving them

    Shocking: The French are drinking flavored wines (red lollipop! peach!) and loving them
    The French have gotten into fruit-flavored wines in a big way. As if news of declining consumption of wine overall wasn't enough, drinkers in France are snatching up bottles of rosé pamplemousse (grapefruit-flavored rosé) and rosé mandarin or black...
  • Move over, acai: Latest 'superfruits' aim to make a nutritional mark

     Move over, acai: Latest 'superfruits' aim to make a nutritional mark
    Nailing down the latest superfruit in vogue can be an elusive goal, a quest largely driven by modern marketing and, quite possibly, producers of television's "The Dr. Oz Show." Origins in advertising, not science, complicate the matter: The term...
  • 'True Detective' music: 10 other great songs by the Handsome Family

    'True Detective' music: 10 other great songs by the Handsome Family
    Musically speaking, one of the best parts of the breakout success of “True Detective” is the window it opens into the world of the Handsome Family. The husband-wife duo of Brett and Rennie Sparks composed “Far From Any Road,”...
  • U.S. wine exports uncork record revenue for fourth straight year

    U.S. wine exports uncork record revenue for fourth straight year
    SACRAMENTO -- Wine exports from the United States, mainly from California, generated a record high revenue of $1.55 billion in 2013, the Wine Institute reported. It was the fourth record in a row for foreign sales when ranked by value, the San Francisco...
  • The canned catch of the day: Sardines

    The canned catch of the day: Sardines
    In this age of fresh and local, canned foods are so far out of fashion that it sometimes seems as if they hide their heads when you walk past them in the grocery store. In some cases, this is valid: Who still buys canned peas or asparagus? But in others,...