Jeff Morgan, co-founder of Covenant Wines, gave up jazz and the tenor sax for kosher winemaking. Now he’s combining his two loves with an outdoor music series.
Want to go wine tasting? You can try more wine on a day trip to Berkeley than to Napa or Sonoma
There are now eight wineries in a two-block area in West Berkeley, with four others just a few hundred feet away.
Bites: The Half Orange is closing, Umami Mart’s Matsuri Festival, La Marcha wines
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Event: Jewish winemaker talk at JCC East Bay Jan. 19
Nosh’s Alix Wall will lead a discussion and wine tasting with three Bay Area winemakers Jan. 19.
Photos: It’s harvest time at Berkeley’s wineries
Crush season means taking delivery of grapes, de-stemming and crushing them, by foot or machine, and getting the fermentation started.
Joyce Goldstein dinner launches ‘Illuminoshi’ group
At a dinner at Berkeley’s Covenant Wines, a new group of Jewish food professionals called the “Illuminoshi” sampled recipes from Joyce Goldstein’s new cookbook — they were impressed.
Winemakers pick Valentine’s sips and food pairings
East Bay winemakers’ choices for Valentine’s Day imbibing run the gamut from bubbly to deep Zins, and to eat: anything from oysters to Girl Scout cookies!
New cookbook heralds renaissance in Jewish dining
Jodie and Jeff Morgan, owners of Berkeley’s Covenant Winery, have published a kosher cookbook with the added bonus of suggested wine pairings.
A kosher harvest at Covenant Winery in Berkeley
Covenant is making its first wine in Berkeley after moving from Napa — kosher, but not just for Jews says co-owner Jeff Morgan.
Kosher Covenant Wines leaves Napa for Berkeley
There aren’t many kosher wine makers, and Jeff Morgan’s Covenant, which is moving from Napa to Berkeley, is considered one of the best.