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Vine Social: Have You Ever Tried an Orange Wine? No? Well, Perhaps You Should

Vine Social: Have You Ever Tried an Orange Wine? No? Well, Perhaps You Should

Jan 15, 2019 11:45  |  Katie Finn

The first time I tasted an orange wine was about seven years ago while I was living in Napa. I was working with Tommy Fogarty, of Thomas Fogarty Winery out of Santa Cruz, attempting to sell Santa Cruz...

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Medical Care Via Wine: The WineLover's Auction Supports Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine

Medical Care Via Wine: The WineLover's Auction Supports Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine

Jan 10, 2019 17:30  |  Dwight Hendricks

Galileo Galilei once said, “Wine is sunlight, held together by water.” Of course, Galileo never made his way to sunny California—but if he were here now, something tells me he’d want to be at the Wine...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Chicken Chiles Agave at Fresh Agave Mexican Bar and Grill

The Indy Endorsement: The Chicken Chiles Agave at Fresh Agave Mexican Bar and Grill

Jan 09, 2019 14:00  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The chicken chiles Agave

Where: Fresh Agave Mexican Bar and Grill, 73325 Highway 111, Palm Desert

How much: $12.50

Contact: 760-836-9028; www.freshagavemexicanbarandgrill.com

Why: The sauce ties it all to...

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The Indy Endorsement: The House Turkey Club at Carousel Bakery

The Indy Endorsement: The House Turkey Club at Carousel Bakery

Jan 03, 2019 16:50  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The house turkey club

Where: Carousel Bakery, 440 S. El Cielo Road, No. 5, Palm Springs

How much: $9.99

Contact: 760-699-5006; carouselbakeryps.com

Why: It’s mostly made in-house.

I’ve pledged to substanti...

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Restaurant News Bites: Introducing Frank's Bourbon Bar; Del Rey Opens Inside the Villa Royale; and a Whole Lot More!

Restaurant News Bites: Introducing Frank's Bourbon Bar; Del Rey Opens Inside the Villa Royale; and a Whole Lot More!

Dec 21, 2018 11:00  |  Jimmy Boegle

Purple Room Palm Springs Launches ‘Frank’s Bourbon Bar’

Since it’s an oddly slow month as far as restaurant news is concerned, I am going to take some space to discuss something near and dear to my hea...

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On Cocktails: There Are Plenty of Hangover Tipple Options That Go Beyond the Basic Bloody Mary

On Cocktails: There Are Plenty of Hangover Tipple Options That Go Beyond the Basic Bloody Mary

Dec 18, 2018 17:00  |  Kevin Carlow

This month has been a whirlwind, of sorts—as I suppose it is for everyone.

Friends and family in town … work … the disappearing and reappearing illnesses—December is tough. Since it’s not going to get ...

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Vine Social: The First Palm Springs Wine Fest Was an Amazing Event That Proves a Wine-Awakening Is Finally Happening in the Desert

Vine Social: The First Palm Springs Wine Fest Was an Amazing Event That Proves a Wine-Awakening Is Finally Happening in the Desert

Dec 18, 2018 10:15  |  Katie Finn

I’m now going to gush about the best wine-tasting I’ve ever been to—ever. I am going to spend the next 900 words or so name-dropping winemakers you’ve probably never heard of, and describing wine-maki...

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Caesar Cervisia: These Five Holiday Beers Will Please Your Palate—and Make Whatever You're Doing Just a Little More Festive

Caesar Cervisia: These Five Holiday Beers Will Please Your Palate—and Make Whatever You're Doing Just a Little More Festive

Dec 13, 2018 16:00  |  Brett Newton

It’s that time of year again: Saturnalia.

Sorry, I mean: Christmas. (I think this column’s new Latin name is getting to me. Although, seriously, Saturnalia—the wild ancient Roman winter festival—seems ...

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