Archive for the Tag 'Sideways'


What I learned about Santa Barbara County, is what I learned from Sideways. Now it’s from Lucas & Lewellen

Today, I have the pleasure of exploring one of their wineries, which also has vineyards: Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards. I received a great sampling of their wines; and, through these flavors, I can now begin to understand Santa Barbara’s American Viticultural Area (AVA) a bit more. Remember Sideways? Quoting wine writer Allison Levine of Please […]


Rex Pickett of Sideways fame is at it again ~ This time it’s a play in Santa Monica

Sideways, the book that became a movie that launched a new generation of wine drinkers and drove Pinot Noir sales up 17 percent in the U.S. wine industry, is returning. This time it’s to the stage in Santa Monica, California. Rex Pickett, the author of Sideways, has adapted his book for the stage, which opened […]