Chris’ Wine Pick of the Week
Ah, Syrah. One of the world’s great red wines – deeply colored, full-bodied, powerfully-flavored, food-friendly, and typically less tannic than the ever popular Cabernet Sauvignon. Known in Australia as “Shiraz,” this Rhone Valley-style varietal first came to California in the 1970s and has thrived ever since. Not surprisingly, it’s one of the main grapes grown
Cheese of a Different Kind
A visit to Old Town just isn’t complete without a stop at the Temecula Valley Cheese Company. For those not in the know, it might be easy to overlook this establishment since it’s tucked away from busy Front Street. But those who make their way into Penfold Plaza are in for a real, cheesy treat.