Editor & Publisher:
Joe Hilbers

" Fall 2016"

A newsletter featuring stories on wine, food and travel written by a team of
professional Southern California Writers. Tips and tidbits on where to go
and what to eat, drink and enjoy while you're there!

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Now a new blog to keep up on recent events and stories. Check it out as vittlesvintagesvoyagesblog.blogspot.com

"San Mateo--Silicon Valley is Bay Area's Crown Jewel" by Joe Hilbers, Editor

"Silicon Valley--Many were our culinary adventures on the 'As Fresh as it Gets' San Mateo tour" by Joe Hilbers, Editor

"25 years of Vittles, Vintages & Voyages" by Joe Hilbers, Publisher-Editor

"Salinas, California--Vast changes are taking place in Steinbeck's East of Eden" by Joe Hilbers

"Salinas--The Culinary scene shows full use of the bountiful products grown there" by Joe Hilbers

"Carmel Valley--Nestled on the flanks of the Santa Lucia Mountains Holman Ranch and Resort offer the visitor an unforgettable experience " by The Editor

"Marina Del Rey----Hornblower's Sunset Cruise proved to be the perfect way to spend a summer evening " by The Editor

"Salinas--Add Santa Lucia Highlands wine to the Valley's great productivity " by The Editor

"San Mateo--Wine is never far away in the Silicon Valley" by Joe Hilbers

"Los Angeles--Sheraton's new Bistro styled Costero offers exciting scene for cocktails and dining" by Joe Hilbers

"Costa Mesa--Mezzet shows exciting Mediterranean Cuisine at South Coast Plaza" by Joe Hilbers

"Culver City--Historic hotel retakes its prominence with complete makeover" by Ronnie Greenberg

"Los Angeles--In downtown L.A. we discovered Mexico's State of Queretaro and a new wine road" by Joe Hilbers

"Los Angeles--Cusumano wines show Sicilian varietals at their very best" by Joe Hilbers

"West Hollywood--Domane Wachau tasting was display of superior Austrian wines" by Joe Hilbers

"Pasadena--The Old and the new merge at Raymond Restaurant" by Ronnie Greenberg

"Anaheim--Jagerhaus Restaurant shows authentic German cuisine" by Joe Hilbers

"Glendale--Phoenicia matches Lebanon wines with its ethnic cuisine" by Joe Hilbers

"Escondido--Stone Brewing World Bistro & Garden well deserves its popularity" by Joe Hilbers

"Burlingame--At Del'Oliva there was much to learn about the characteristics of Olive Oil" by The Editor

"Beverly Hills--The Kobrand tasting was perfect for meeting Italian vintners in person" by The Editor

"San Pedro--Enjoy a waterfront experience with a visit to the Los Angeles Maritime Museum" by The Editor

"Salinas Valley--An Artisan Craft Distillery adds to the region's agricultural complexity" by The Editor

"Temecula--Success again marks Thornton Winery 28th Annual Champagne Jazz Series" by The Editor

"Oceanside--The Marina view adds to the excellent cuisine and ambiance of Oceanside Broiler" by The Editor

"Los Angeles--New Japanese Green Tea Cafe gets grand introduction" by The Editor

..Travel stories from earlier issues of"Vittles, Vintages & Voyages"

.."Stories on wine and dining from previous issues of Vittles"

.."Vittles series on four hundred miles of Oregon Coast"

.."Vittles series on our National Parks and Monuments"

.."San Francisco bar room stories and early days of journalism"

..""The Pleasure of Wine". A book written by Vittles Editor Joe Hilbers as a guide to wines, grape types and producing countries for new wine drinkers."

.."1123 days on a chair lift or 55 years of Skiing"

.."Battle of the Bulge--One Private's Story"

.."The Editor's Confidential File--a collection of human interest stories"

.."The Way It Should Be", an original science fiction story by Joseph Hilbers"

2010 marked Joe Hilbers' sixth decade in Journalism

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