Wine tasting events in the Los Angeles area this week
BevMo: Beer and wine tasting, 4-7 p.m. Friday, 2-5 p.m. Saturday. Cost $2. 7100 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, 310-882-6971; 3212 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 310-453-5600; 10984 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, 310-473-9600; 330 N. La Cienega Blvd.,
UK customs seizes 550,000 litres of beer
LONDON: A six-week crackdown has resulted in more than 550,000 litres of beer, wine and spirits being seized, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced. The overnight operation, intercepting vehicles carrying alcohol, was carried out at the Port of Dover.
There’ll be no wine on Ontario supermarket shelves this year
Even though he and his panel were able to navigate the Byzantine beer and electricity industries, the wine business is proving more difficult to uncork. Insiders confide that Clark, who has been meeting with winemakers and importers, is finding he has his ...
Beer ‘better for food pairing’ than wine
More so than wine, beer can be an ample aperitif, main course match and desert drink, according to the UK’s Beer Sommelier of the Year. Beer writer and champion sommelier Jane Peyton has also encouraged those wishing to indulge in ale appreciation should ...