Meet Mike Lewellen on Friday night, mingle with winemakers, and indulge in delicious cuisine at the renowned World of Pinot Noir event. Discover a wine lover’s paradise at the World of Pinot Noir (WOPN) in Santa Barbara. This can’t-miss annual event brings pinot noir producers, renowned chefs, sommeliers and 3,000 wine enthusiasts together from around the globe for a weekend of celebration and education on California’s Central coast—itself a premier pinot noir region.
By Kat Thomas Editor in Chief, Edible Skinny Dot Com
December 10th, 2020
Santa Monica Observer
Some say a vacation isn't defined by the length of the distance you go, but the ability to allow yourself to step into another world. And with Covid severely restricting airplane expeditions, the day-trip adventure has become the way to hack travel in 2020. Which is why Edible Skinny delighted in voyaging to the perfect Los Angeles Stand-In for Europe: Solvang, CA. The trip might have been just two hours north of the City of Angels, but it sure felt like a world away.
When we go through and hedge, we remove about a foot from the shoots which redirects the energy from the growth of the wine to caring for the grapes. It also tells the vine that we are reaching another level of maturity. I never read this in a book.