Editor & Publisher:
Joe Hilbers

" Winter 2019"

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!

Click any button below for the latest articles, stories and recomendations.

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

"In Southern California winter is the time for desert activities" by Joe Hilbers, Editor

"Anza Borrego Desert State Park--A wonderful choice for winter adventures" by The Editor

""West Hollywood--'Australian Wine Made Our Way' was theme for seminars and trade tasting with 45 wineries taking part" " by Joe Hilbers

"Santa Monica--The Cheesecake Factory delights with an original, exciting menu" by Joe Hilbers

"Northridge--After 55 years Black Angus is still a showplace for western ambiance and cuisine" by Joe Hilbers

"Newport Beach-- Il Barone stands tall in the Southern California restaurant scene" by Ronnie Greenberg

""Beverly Hills--Fogo de Chao keeps increasing its dining experience with new cocktails and menu additions."" by Joe Hilbers

"Simi Valley--'Egypt's Lost Cities' Exhibition at Reagan Library shows treasures of ancient past"" by Joe Hilbers

"Wilmington-- Drum Barracks highlights California's role in the Civil War"" by Joe Hilbers

"Beverly Hills--There was much to learn at the Simply Italian Great Wines seminars and tasting "" by Joe Hilbers

"Van Nuys--Valley Relics Museum exhibits a half century of San Fernando Valley culture and life-style" by Joe Hilbers

"Los Oso--Montana De Oro State Park is one of the jewels of the Central Coast" by Joe Hilbers

"Culver City--Bok Bok charts a new course to Eastern Mediterranean cuisines" by Joe Hilbers

"Van Nuys--The Japanese Garden is a retreat offering calm and expansive beauty" by Joe Hilbers

"Los Angeles--Thirty five years and still counting for Mandarette Cafe" by Joe Hilbers

"Westlake--The goal was to 'Fill your Hearts With Ireland" by Joe Hilbers

"Long Beach--Special events highlighted Carnival Panorama's arrival on west coast " by Joe Hilbers

"Los Angeles--Ono Hawaiian BBQ has taken the Isand cuisine to new levels'" by Joe Hilbers

"Glendale--The newly opened Studio Movie Grill shows the future in 'going to the movies'" by Joe Hilbers

"Avalon--Santa Catalina continues its reputation as the Island of romance and relaxation '" by Joe Hilbers

"Taft--Highway 33 leads to California' Outback" by Joe Hilbers

"Newport Beach--Here 'ExplorOcean' Nautical Museum explores the City's relationship with the sea" by Joe Hilbers

..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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Last Update:<12/21/19

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