Dining Out: San Jose: Plumed Horse, Manresa
Two gems lie in the shadow of the Santa Cruz Mountains
San Jose, a city bigger than San Francisco, anchors Silicon Valley at the southern end of the Bay Area. It has population and wealth, and abuts a modest but historic wine region, Santa Cruz Mountains. But unlike its neighbor to the north, San Jose rarely attracts nonlocals to its restaurants.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 21, 2008.