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LA County Bans New Vineyards Due To Drought

New Los Angeles County wine is not on the horizon since the Board of Supervisors have imposed a temporary ban on new or expanded vineyards in a large area of the northern Santa Monica Mountains to help manage the severe drought in the region.

06/17/2015

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Calif. Assembly Approves Beer And Wine At Hair Salons

The California Assembly has approved legislation that would make it legal for hair salons and barbershops to offer customers free beer and wine.

05/07/2015

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Popovich Sees Tim Duncan As Aging Wine

Given his passion for wine, it’s no surprise that Gregg Popovich has such a deep appreciation for the graceful way Tim Duncan is aging.

04/23/2015

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New FDA Guidelines To Require Some Chains To Post Calorie Counts On Wine Lists

Not everyone is praising a new federal guideline that will soon require many restaurants nationwide to post calorie counts on wine lists.

04/17/2015

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List Of Wines Cited In Lawsuit As Having High Arsenic Levels

The 83 bottles of wine cited in a lawsuit this week as having dangerously high levels of arsenic came from 28 California wineries and were bottled under 31 different brand labels. Some of the labels included several different types of wine, such as merlot, chardonnay, burgundy, rose, etc.

03/20/2015

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Lawsuit Alleges Wineries Failed To Warn Consumers Of Arsenic-Tainted Wine

A proposed class action lawsuit alleges consumers face a serious health threat from dozens of California wineries due to extremely elevated levels of poisonous inorganic arsenic.

03/19/2015

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Six Food Favorites Affected By Climate Change

The effects of climate change are far-reaching, affecting not only weather, but more critical parts of human life such as food.

03/05/2015

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When Drinking Wine Can Take A Turn For Unhealthy

CBS2’s Pat Harvey talked to a local mom and wine enthusiast — who drank two glasses of wine a day for the last 25 years — about her decision to moderate her drinking.

09/26/2014

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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Calif. Winemakers Worried About Drought Conditions

California winemakers are worried about the statewide drought conditions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2014

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Private Vineyards You Can Almost Afford To Buy

If you’re going to spend your money, might as well spend it on something useful. Check out these awesome vineyards that you would actually be able to afford. Who doesn’t love some good wine?

12/05/2013

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The Best New LA Bars To Check Out This Fall/Winter

Grab a date and experience the best new bars in Hollywood.

10/29/2013

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Enjoy Fine Food, Wine To Benefit Local Charities At Taste Of The Nation!

Justin Schuvie, Public Relations Co-Chair for Share Our Strength Taste of the Nation Laguna Beach, and Executive Chef of Montage Laguna Beach, Craig Strong, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to tell viewers about their event, Taste of the Nation!

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2013

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Pair Wine With Spring Dishes With Tips From Owner Of 3Twenty Wine Lounge!

Edgar Poureshagh, Court of Masters-Certified Sommelier and Owner of the acclaimed 3Twenty Wine Lounge, stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to discuss how to make different spring dishes and what types of wines to incorporate with each dish!

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2013

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Mysterious Customer Orders 115 Bottles Of Wine To Be Sent To Vatican City

A mysterious customer ordered 115 bottles of wine from a Culver City shop to be sent to Vatican City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/13/2013

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