World-class wine-tasting event coming to Ningxia in 2021

“This is the second time that this kind of international wine event has been held in China. After Beijing, we are heading for Ningxia, China’s most promising wine region, which most certainly has some amazing surprises in store for us,” said Thomas Costenoble, CEO of the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles.

Thousands of cars line up at San Antonio food bank from before dawn as millions file for unemployment across the country

‘I was almost ashamed, to be honest, to even pick up food from the food bank because somebody might look at my used Cadillac and be like, ‘What is she doing in the food bank line?’ But I had to get past those feelings of shame. There’s no shame in feeding my children.’

San Antonio teenager arrested after allegedly recording her 3-year-old brother smoking marijuana

Deputies began investigating the case Monday after a local nonprofit worker reported seeing a video on social media of a child smoking in a car.

San Antonio schools no longer have to post COVID-19 cases online. Here’s what parents should know.

A North East ISD spokesperson told the Express-News the district will notify parents each time a case is confirmed on a school campus, but said posting total numbers of COVID-19 cases in a district with 75 schools could cause unnecessary fear for parents.

Chick-fil-A supporters file lawsuit against San Antonio for airport ban

Days after the news of the San Antonio airport ban broke, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced he was opening an investigation into the city’s decision to exclude Chick-fil-A from the contract with the local air hub. In June, Paxton filed a petition in relation to the investigation “to compel the city to hand over […]

Texas AG: Chick-fil-A to be offered lease in San Antonio airport following investigation

He added that “also under federal law and under the transportation guidelines, you can’t discriminate based on religious views as well and so that’s why we were asking the Department of Transportation to look at this because they control funding for airports and obviously they regulate those airports.”

Texas Strip Club Hosts Drive-Thru Event With Socially Distanced Dancers

Chase Kelly, who runs a consultancy that offers success coaching to strippers, told Forbes: “We are all out of work. There is little our clubs will do to help us. Still, some have been incredible. I’ve seen clubs that post their entertainers’ social media profiles, OnlyFans links, and payment info online, which is really important […]

Wine’s diversity issue starts with the way we talk about the taste of wine

Understanding these tastes is more than an exercise in figuring out what you personally enjoy; it’s often requisite for getting ahead in the wine world. Most of the existing wine classes — the ones that many sommeliers need to advance in their careers — demand familiarity with this wine-flavor lexicon. Winery owners and winemakers need […]

Winemakers are worrying about smoke taint, but wine drinkers should not

Winemakers, on the other hand, have to contend with the possibility of investing in wine that could turn out undrinkable. They might buy the fruit and go to the trouble of fermenting it and put it into expensive oak barrels, only to find the finished wine unpleasantly smoky. That’s a big financial hit. Smoke compounds […]

Everything you need to know about Mendocino wine

You, too, may find yourself plotting a journey to Balboa Street when you read Maggie Hoffman’s account of Orson’s Belly , a cafe in the Outer Richmond that serves Turkish coffee and spritzes galore. Orson’s Belly, Hoffman writes, “feels like you’ve brought your laptop to a friend’s kitchen table and somehow escaped into a favorite […]