Sherrie is a perky, music and wine-loving, Northern California local that seeks out and spreads the word about San Francisco experiences as well as unforgettable wine-related travel experiences. She is CMO of The Grape Hunter USA, where they focus on helping artisan wineries and developing unique wine travel for consumers. Follow her on Twitter @BigNoseWino
Sherrie is a San Francisco local that fancies herself an extroverted fine dining, wine drinking, know-it-all. If it’s happening near SF, Sherrie is in on it. Follow her columns, for the widest range of Out and About San Francisco ~ San Jose treats and Wine Country Weekly.
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Find the latest news and happening that effect those in the Washington D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland Metro region.
A winter storm is coming across the country and heading for the Washington D.C. region on Sunday December 8.
After a ten year delay, the first Walmart stores open in Washington DC to rave reviews.
Traffic around Washington D.C. this evening will be difficult due to the National Tree Lighting ceremony.
A local hospital is asking for donations to its pediatric department, and has made it easy for individuals to purchase and send gifts through Amazon.
How does our 50th state view D.C. politics?
Interviews and show reviews from the Los Angeles punk scene past and present. Los Angeles has always been rich in punk rock talent since punk rock was born.
Inside the sport of hockey from a scout’s perspective
Classical music and the performing arts: news and reviews you can use.
Published 4:46 p.m. December 2, 2013
SF based chocolatier Scharffen Berger's decadent holiday recipes: pecan tart with a chocolate lined buttery crust, filled with caramel, pecans and cacao nibs.
Published 4:56 p.m. December 2, 2013
The best inns and B&Bs in Napa: forget what you think you know about inns and B&Bs, you won’t find any white lace doilies or continental breakfasts in this list
Published 8:33 a.m. November 24, 2013
Looking to freshen up your boring old stuffing recipe? Try this Challah rich recipe from Chef's Ray Tang & Jay Abrams
Published 9:59 a.m. November 22, 2013
Communities writer Sherrie Perkovich shares her favorite mashed potatoe recipe with the luxurious addition of truffles.
Published 7:20 a.m. November 11, 2013
5 days, 4 Napa Valley villages, 12 screens, 125 films, 150 wineries and 50 chefs. This is what you will get at the 3rd annual Napa Valley Film Festival.
Published 5:45 p.m. November 9, 2013
If you are a wine lover, be sure to include the town of Sonoma on your wine tasting adventure for some of the best, unknown wineries in the county.
Published 10:15 p.m. October 24, 2013
San Francisco is full of creepy places that are rumored to be haunted. Here’s your top 10 list of ways to spend Halloween around San Francisco.
Published 6:05 p.m. September 7, 2013
Calistoga is a small town treasure in an otherwise big and populated wine community in Napa Valley
Published 9:38 a.m. September 1, 2013
September is California Wine Month. Here is a round up of the best of the best wine tasting celebrations around the Bay Area.
Published 12:24 p.m. August 8, 2013
Fabulous California wineries taking part in Wine Lands this year at Outside Lands. Here is your must-taste list with musical pairings!
Published 12:43 p.m. July 27, 2013
These three unique wine tasting events are an absolutely must for wine lovers in San Francisco.
Published 7:34 p.m. July 14, 2013
Food in focus: Here is a rundown of the seven best foodie festivals happening this summer and fall around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Published 11:32 a.m. July 6, 2013
If you are a wine lover and a history buff, these top historic winery tours are not to be missed in Napa Valley and Sonoma County.
Published 10:10 a.m. July 1, 2013
Here is a round-up of exciting festivals and concerts happening this summer around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Published 5:16 p.m. May 1, 2013
Lake County is a hidden gem of Northern California wine regions. Follow this guide to 10 of the best wineries in Lake County.