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  1. Deals
    Get Half Off All of the Wine at Grand CaféEven the Champagne!
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    Coppola to Revive Renowned Inglenook Label, Napa’s ‘PremierThe label, associated with jug wine since the 60s, was once known as the finest American red wine.
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    Spruce Now Has a Fancy SommelierChris Gaither just passed his Level 3 exam.
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    Pregnancy Be Damned, Drew Barrymore’s New Wine Hits Stores Next WeekBarrymore Pinot Grigio hits shelves in New York on May 3.
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    Bonny Doon Is Making Cider NowIt’s $16, and it’s Spanish-style.
  6. Previews
    District in Oakland Set to Open Next Friday, April 27Old Oakland gets an SF wine bar, with whiskey.
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    Blackbird in the Castro Gets More Wine-FriendlyThey’re doing wine flights starting next month.
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    Bad Co. Bassist Brings ‘Unplugged and Uncorked’ to BluEmberPaul Cullen will showcase the wines he produces in the Sierras at an event in Rancho Las Palmas.
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    For the Ladies: Taste Wine While Getting Tied UpIt’s time for Femina Potens’ annual wine and rope tasting!
  10. Sloshed
    Sloshed: Is There Any Way to Make Wine Bars Better?A wine lover wonders why wine bars are so darn boring, and offers up his solutions for fixing them.
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    America Wins: We Now Drink More Wine Than Anyone ElseWe aren’t the world’s biggest winos, but we’re getting up there in sheer volume!
  12. Lawsuits
    Francis Ford Coppola Sues Marin Restaurant Over Use of Common Italian Term,The ‘Godfather’ director is not a fan of Tavola restaurant.
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    Former Sicilian Mafia Land Becomes a Vineyard; Sideways Becomes a PlayAlso, a new study says wine is good medicine for heart-attack survivors!
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    ‘Wine Enthusiast’ Launches Mandarin Edition; ‘Pimpnho’Plus an interview with pioneering female winemaker Merry Edwards.
  15. Deals
    Americano Offers Wine Deal For Tax Season
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    Chocolate Wine Is Now a Thing; Jet-Setting Wine Collector Arrested for FraudAlso, the Chinese are buying lots of property in California’s wine country.
  17. Other Magazines
    Oenotri, Comstock Saloon, and Michael Mina All Featured in Food & WineAlso, Chris Cosentino has a recipe in there too.
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    Jet-Setting California-Based Wine Dealer Charged With Selling Fake WineHe tried to pass off a 1929 bottle from a French winery that didn’t begin bottling until 1934.
  19. Mediavore
    Miso Not Just For Soup Anymore; Are Pollutants Making Us Fat?It’s not just what we eat, but what’s in what we eat that could be endangering our waistlines.
  20. Neighborhood Watch
    Lucky Strike Lanes Debuts; Winemakers Fight on Treasure Island; and MoreAlso, Heirloom Cafe is hosting a special winemaker dinner March 20.
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    Drunk Twentysomethings Descend on Sonoma Barrel Tastings; Lady Gaga Wants toAlso, ‘Food & Wine’ names the country’s top sommeliers.
  22. Quote of the Day
    On Becoming a Wine Merchant
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    Lady Gaga Possibly Shopping for a Vineyard in SonomaShe sees a winery as a possible retirement investment, allegedly.
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    Do Some Barrel Tasting in Sonoma This WeekendThe 34th Annual Barrel Tasting weekend is actually two weekends now.
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    Gaga May Play House in Wine Country; A New Wine From a Deadliest CatchAlso, one of the dudes from ‘Deadliest Catch’ is opening a winery in Pennsylvania.
  26. Mediavore
    Sky-High Gas Prices Challenge Food Trucks; Zagat Picks ‘30 Under 30’Chefs like Jordan Kahn and Giselle Wellman make the list of industry heavyweights still in their twenties.
  27. Oeno-File
    Drew Barrymore Enters the Wine Biz; Château Margaux Might Go Screw CapPlus: A knock on Skinnygirl Wines, and more in our weekly roundup of wine news.
  28. Drinking Games
    How to Play The Oscars Drinking Game at Bodega Wine BarPrepare to get loaded, as you’ll drain your glass every time an actor “claims that they haven’t even prepared a speech.”
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    Two-Buck Chuck Turns Ten; The ‘Sideways Effect’ AbatesAlso, Americans aren’t nearly as drunk as most of the world.
  30. Interviews
    Mike D on His Wine-Blogging Hiatus, and Making Wine Writing More Fun“There are people who try to make it fun, and then they review, like, really cheap bad wine, but I review actually really ridiculously fancy wine.”
  31. Previews
    District Opening This Spring in Old OaklandThey’re aiming for late March or early April.
  32. Oeno-File
    Chilean Wine Name Offends Chinese; California Wine Arsonist Gets SentencedAlso, that New York sommelier turned thief admitted he’s guilty.
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    Infamous Wine Warehouse Arsonist Gets Stiff SentenceThe legal round-robin finally seems over.
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    Box Wine Over Beer for the Super Bowl?; Hitler Wines Approved for Sale inAlso, California Chardonnay turns 100.
  35. Neighborhood Watch
    Kitchen 24 Opens Second Location This Monday; Library Alehouse Joins Pliny theThe second location of the Hollywood restaurant is twice as big, with new dishes and a patio.
  36. Foodievents
    Two Ways a Get a Little Bit Wine-NerdierA Voce and Aureole have launched special vino programs.
  37. Mediavore
    YouTube Launching Food Channel; A Look into Suzanne Tracht’s KitchenFormer Food Network boss Bruce Seidel is heading up the project.
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    A Potentially Scandalous Mondavi Memoir; The Grateful Dead Inspire a WinemakerAlso, California wine sales have been on the rise and San Francisco’s nabs one of New York’s best sommeliers.
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    La Fenêtre Tasting at Silver Lake WineTaste Joshua Klapper’s wines for only $20, with food!
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    Pinot Noir Flooding The S.M. AirportOver 80 international producers will showcase Pinot Noir at Barkar Hangar.
  41. Mediavore
    Taco Bell Upgrading Ingredients; The Joy of Food FightsThe chain promises to use “fresh” foods, making us quite concerned about what they were serving before.
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    Quince Steals a Sommelier From Eleven Madison
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    Calvin Trillin Thinks Wine Experts Are A**holes; A French Pinot Noir FraudAlso, a Chicago sommelier (allegedly) went really crazy on a Yelper who dissed one of his classes.
  44. Mediavore
    Restaurants Had Central Role in Civil Rights Movement; The Rise of MoscatoA 1960 sit-in at a North Carolina diner may have started an avalanche of civil rights protest.
  45. Oeno-File
    We May Soon Have a ‘Sobriety Pill’; EU Grudgingly Accepts WhiteAlso: one red-wine-loving researcher has been found out as a fraud, and more, all in our weekly wine-news roundup.
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    Do Some Drinking Down Unda’, Tonight at SpectraMake sure to pour out a little for Steve Irwin.
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    Chronicle Wine Competition Awards Top Honors to Livermore Cab, Finger
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    Moscato Gains Hip-Hop Cred; 2011’s Biggest Wine StoriesPlus: Croatia is trying to get into the international wine game and more, all in our weekly wine-news roundup.
  49. TV Land
    The Bachelor to Swirl All Around the Bay and Wine Country This SeasonSonoma winemaker Ben Flajnik is the star this season, didn’t you know.
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    Vodka No Less Beneficial to Your Health Than Wine; Champagne Sales Are Way UpPlus: Bordeaux has done itself “irreparable damage” with its pricing this year.
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