Wine Blogs & Interesting Articles
Alphonse Mello’s (Sancerre Producer) introduction about the craft of Winemaking
Kookist– Very good resource for everything wine
Vinography: Alcohol Levels and Balance in Pinot Noir: The Panel (with Adam Tolmach, Jim Clendenen, Raj Parr, Adam Lee…) at the World of Pinot Noir 2011.
Wine Terroirs visits The Ojai Vineyard: A french photographer writing about small producers of wine (and food) from all over the world.
A Long Pour: Nice 2 part article about Adam and The Ojai Vineyard. part 2
Steve Heimoff: Review and comments on Santa Barbara County Chardonnay’s
The Pour – Eric Asimov – New York Times: Interesting piece about the current state of Syrah, it’s markets, styles and producers.
Local Shops & Restaurants
Paradise Pantry – for great cheese and wine advice in Ventura
The Ranch House – in Ojai
Azu – in Ojai
Julienne – in Santa Barbara.
The San Ysidro Ranch
The Ojai Beverage Company – Great Wine Bar in Ojai.
Suzanne’s Cuisine – in Ojai
Osteria Montegrappa – In Ojai
Cafe Zack– In Ventura
Boccali’s– In Ojai
The Farmer and the Cook