Located in Central California, the Santa Cruz Mountains has become a popular wine making region in California. View the map of the wineries in the Santa Cruz Mountains region of California including a winery list with phone numbers and web site links.
Verjus literally translates to "green juice". This acidic liquid is typically made from the juice of green grapes but it can also be made from other unripe fruits like crabapples. Learn about this culinary ingredient including history, uses, and recipes.
A guide for finding substitutes for alcohol in recipes. This page includes a compilation of ingredient substitutions for various wines, spirits and liqueurs.
How to deglaze a pan. Deglazing makes use of the rich residue that forms as foods are sauteed in a pan.