Category: Spice Blog

Giving Grapes: Humanitas

“I just wanted to do something good,” says Judd Wallenbrock, proprietor of Humanitas wines. “It’s that simple.” After discovering that he was not well suited...

New World Pinot Noir

From a winemaking perspective, Pinot Noir is in the midst of an exciting transition between traditional Burgundian approaches and new world innovations that help winemakers...

Julia Child’s Kitchen

Visit Julia Child’s kitchen preserved at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in the science wing. photo:  Smithsonian Institution

Cooking Hawaiian Style in Guadalupe

Just 15 minutes west of Santa Maria, straddling Highway 1, you’ll find the multi-cultural community of Guadalupe. This small town has enjoyed a tapestry of...