Lompoc in Santa Barbara has transformed itself from temperance colony to Wine Ghetto and now this beautiful town and surrounds produces some of Santa Barbara's finest wine. The Lompoc Wine Trail is littered with fabulous wineries and restaurants, and its flower-studded landscape is a joy to behold. Find out what to do and where to drink and eat to make the most of your stay.
Searching for the perfect holiday gift for the wine lover in your life? Maybe it's time to treat yourself to some essential wine reading? We've rounded up our top seven wine books of 2018 complete with suggested wine pairings to enjoy as your browse. All that's left to do is grab a bottle of something yummy, settle into your favorite armchair and immerse yourself in the world of wine.
The ultimate comfort food, super-light and fluffy mashed potatoes are sublime, especially when paired with Martellotto's Chardonnay. Here's Greg's go-to recipe for a soul-soothing mash that your friends will love.