Archive for the ‘Drink’ Category

  • Chardonnay Symposium and Grand Tasting

    Jul 19, 13 • Datebook, Wineries

    July 20, 10:30–4 p.m. Chardonnay Symposium and Grand Tasting The fourth annual Chardonnay Symposium in the beautiful Santa Maria Valley gives you with the opportunity to learn about Chardonnay wine in a variety of ways: try wines with food pairings...

  • California Wine Festival

    Jul 17, 13 • Datebook, SEASONS Magazine, Web Exclusives, Wineries

    July 18–20 California Wine Festival  Celebrate ten years of the festival with hundreds of California’s finest vintages, some entirely new alongside older favorites. Soak up your intake with gourmet appetizers while relishing the live music and ocean...

  • Solvang Third Wednesday Wine Walk

    Jul 16, 13 • Datebook, Wineries

    July 17, 3–7 p.m. Solvang Third Wednesday Wine Walk Join the Solvang community as they open their doors for seminars, contests, sales, music and expos every Third Wednesday of the month. Walk around the town and sip the likes of Italian varietals and...

  • Cocktail Corner: BarNotes Creative Cocktail App

    Jul 12, 13 • Cocktail Corner, Web Exclusives

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg Cocktail conversations (i.e. conversations about cocktails and conversations over cocktails) are all the rage around here, so we were excited to find BarNotes, a fun and informative tool available...

  • Bastille Day Celebration

    Jul 12, 13 • Eat, SEASONS Magazine, Web Exclusives, Wineries

    July 13 Bastille Day Celebration Los Olivos Business Organization offers its second annual Bastille Day Celebration in the beautiful garden of Coghlan Vineyard and Jewelers. Building on last year’s success, the event offers wine tastings from 20 local...

  • Cocktail Corner: Enjoy the View

    Jul 5, 13 • Cocktail Corner

    Cocktail Corner is taking a breather this week, in honor of the Independence Day holiday! We hope you enjoy the view. Cheers! We’ll be back next week with lots of fun ways to enjoy the tastes of Santa Barbara...

  • Learn through Tastings at Chardonnay Symposium

    Jul 1, 13 • Datebook, Web Exclusives, Wineries

    The world of wine is immense, and you’d be hard pressed to be an expert on all the different varieties. That being said, if you’re going to be an expert on one particular wine, why not go with America’s favorite? On July 20 in the beautiful...

  • Courtesy of Bacara

    Cocktail Corner: Wine Tasting Comes to Goleta

    Jun 28, 13 • Cocktail Corner, Web Exclusives, Wineries

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg The Goodland of Goleta got even better recently with the addition of a new wine tasting room at Bacara Resort & Spa. Dubbed The Foley Food and Wine Society Experience (Yes, it’s a...

  • Santa Barbara Wine Festival

    Jun 28, 13 • Datebook, Wineries

    June 29, 2–5 p.m. Santa Barbara Wine Festival Swirl, sip and savor wines from more than 50 Central Coast premier wineries, complemented with savory and sweet edibles at Santa Barbara Wine Festival. Escape for an afternoon and enjoy the refreshing ambiance...

  • Cellar Classic: An Auction of Rare and Fine Wines

    Jun 28, 13 • Datebook, Nonprofits, Wineries

    June 29, 4–7 p.m. Cellar Classic: An Auction of Rare and Fine Wines This annual event features both a live auction of rare, collectable wines—such as Château Lafite Rothschild, Domaine de la Romanée-Conti and California cult wines—conducted by...