Los Angeles

At the Movies: Bottle Shock

Bottle Shock is a dramatic retelling of the “Judgment of Paris,” the Steven Spurrier-organized blind tasting that dramatically raised the profile and esteem of California wines. Starring Alan Rickman, Bill Pullman, Chris Pine, Dennis Farina, […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Pre-Valentine’s Day Biodynamic and Organic Wine Tasting

Update: February 4, 2008: This event has been postponed: A new date will be posted as soon as it has been confirmed. Slow Food Los Angeles brings together Boule Atelier and Wine Expo for a […] Read More >>>

A Celebration of Hook’s Cheese at Lou on Vine

Lou is pleased to announce a special cheesemaker supper with Tony and Julie Hook of Hook’s Cheese Company. Lou will host the Hooks and offer a six-course celebration of their cheese, each course accompanied by […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: West Coast Preview of James Beard Vodka Pairing Dinner at Nic’s Beverly Hills

Please join Slow Food Los Angeles at a special preview dinner of Modern Spirits Artisan Vodkas and Chef Larry Nicola’s cooking at Nic’s Beverly Hills. In September, the two will join culinary forces to present […] Read More >>>

Sustainable Agriculture and California Wine

Winebusiness.com reported today that: The 2006 Progress Report from the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA), established by Wine Institute and the California Association of Winegrape Growers (CAWG), indicated a 24 percent increase since 2004 in […] Read More >>>

Vineyard Management Opportunity

North Hollywood High School has a great small vineyard. The person who installed it is no longer interested, and the search is on for someone with an interest in wine grapes and making their own […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Enoteca Drago

We are pleased to announce an event spotlighting organically-grown wines from Italy and Austria with a menu prepared for the occasion by Chef Grady Atkins of Enoteca Drago and wine pairings made by Bruno Allaire […] Read More >>>

October is Slow Wine for Slow Food Month

As noted in the latest edition of “The Food Chain,” Slow Food USA’s e-Newsletter, October will be the month for the second annual Slow Wine for Slow Food fundraising program. As the newsletter notes: Throughout […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: A Taste of Jerez (Sherry)

Slow Food LA presents A Taste of Jerez (Sherry): The Styles and Traditions of a Neglected Classic Wine at Grace Restaurant, featuring the wines of Bodegas Dios Baco, makers of artisan Sherry in small handcrafted […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Vodka Pairing at Grace Restaurant

Please join Slow Food Los Angeles at a special dinner pairing Modern Spirits vodka with food from Grace Restaurant and Chef Neal Fraser: When: Monday, September 12, 2005 at 7:00pm Where: Grace Restaurant, 7360 Beverly […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Kobrand “Italian Masters” Tour

Sample pre-release wines and benefit Slow Food U.S.A. An event not to be missed! Experience some of Italy’s most exquisite works of art–its fine wines. Sample pre-release wines from renowned signatures such as Sassicaia, Guidalberto, […] Read More >>>

Event Report: Champagne and Sparklers

The Slow Food LA wine committee brought together two treasured Los Angeles gourmet resources for a Champagne and Sparklers event on February 12th, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Robert Rogness of The Wine Expo […] Read More >>>