Pretty good cold brew & break from summer heat #coldbrew #coffee  (at TOMS Flagship Store)

Pretty good cold brew & break from summer heat #coldbrew #coffee (at TOMS Flagship Store)

"Old standby" fabulous wine. But somethings just seem different around here these days #collemattoni #brunello #wine

"Old standby" fabulous wine. But somethings just seem different around here these days #collemattoni #brunello #wine

A very quaffable value sipper for mid-week relief #lamassa #wine

A very quaffable value sipper for mid-week relief #lamassa #wine

Tags: lamassa wine

Getting all Martha-ed & stuff for Sunday Lunch

Getting all Martha-ed & stuff for Sunday Lunch

Thanks bottle #6047 for the memories.  We delightfully enjoyed them.  #pinot #wine

Thanks bottle #6047 for the memories. We delightfully enjoyed them. #pinot #wine

Tags: pinot 6047 wine

A nice stop along the way for a little Grunion Pale Ale #beer #sandiego  (at Ballast Point Brewing Company)

A nice stop along the way for a little Grunion Pale Ale #beer #sandiego (at Ballast Point Brewing Company)

Tags: beer sandiego

Feeling very lucky tonight #vacation #alexander #clownshoes (at Belmond El Encanto)

Feeling very lucky tonight #vacation #alexander #clownshoes (at Belmond El Encanto)

A rare but rather nice parent’s night out #vietti #wine  (at Belmond El Encanto)

A rare but rather nice parent’s night out #vietti #wine (at Belmond El Encanto)

Tags: vietti wine

Something just seems different these days when visiting new breweries #alexander #beer  (at Figueroa Mountain Brewing - Santa Barbara)

Something just seems different these days when visiting new breweries #alexander #beer (at Figueroa Mountain Brewing - Santa Barbara)

Tags: beer alexander

Hello ol’friend.  I see your hobnobbing in the fancy places these days #Montecito #hubertslemonade  (at Pierre Lafond Market & Deli)

Hello ol’friend. I see your hobnobbing in the fancy places these days #Montecito #hubertslemonade (at Pierre Lafond Market & Deli)

Fabulous service makes for a fabulous stay @elencanto #santabarbara  (at Belmond El Encanto)

Fabulous service makes for a fabulous stay @elencanto #santabarbara (at Belmond El Encanto)

Tags: santabarbara

A fabulously fun day with the little man of the same proper name #alexander   (at LACMA Los Angeles County Museum Of Art & The La Brea Tar Pits)

A fabulously fun day with the little man of the same proper name #alexander (at LACMA Los Angeles County Museum Of Art & The La Brea Tar Pits)

Tags: alexander

Corked popped and….begin vacation! #champagne  (at Montage Beverly Hills)

Corked popped and….begin vacation! #champagne (at Montage Beverly Hills)

Tags: champagne

Nice way to end a holiday weekend, short week ahead & vaca insight! #clinet #wine

Nice way to end a holiday weekend, short week ahead & vaca insight! #clinet #wine

Tags: clinet wine

Been looking forward to the new #almanacbeer Summer of Sour release.  Just great drinking sours.  Well done! #beer

Been looking forward to the new #almanacbeer Summer of Sour release. Just great drinking sours. Well done! #beer