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Wine is Just Natural at AmByth Estate

I discovered AmByth Estate of Templeton, Ca (Paso Robles Wine Region) last May at the RAW Artisan Wine Fair in London. I talked with the owners and winemakers Mary Morwood Hart and Phillip Hart, and tasted their wines. AmByth Estate is the…


A Tale of Two Wine Cities

No, I don’t mean Paris and Bordeaux. I’m talking about two alternative wine destinations I visited recently on California’s Central Coast…Tin City in Paso Robles and The Lompoc Ghetto in Lompoc, Santa Barbara Country. Inhabitants of both “cities” are passionate boutique winemakers, some…


Le Petit Jacob, Paris

During my recent trip to Paris, I found this inviting little “Bio” wine bar for déjeuner. (French for lunch). Le Petit Jacob, 40, rue Jacob, 75006 Paris, Saint-Germain-des-Pres. +33 (0)6 25 84 33 15 Le Petit Jacob is a…