Los Angeles area:

Silverlake Wine, Ace Hotel, Bestia, Night + Market, Jon & Vinny's, ink, Alma, Bar Covell, The Wine House, Buzz Wines, DomaineLA, Bar & Garden, K&L wine merchants, Lou Wine Shop, Bel Campo, All' Acqua, Elysian, Everson Royce, Hermosillo, L&E oyster, Elf café, Little Dom's, Canyon Market, Beer Belly, The Churchill, Eveleigh, Sotto, Venokado Santa Monica, Inn of the 7th Ray,

San Francisco area:

Chez Panisse, Ordinaire, Bar Tartine, Ferry Building Wine, Noe Valley Wine Merchants, Canyon Market, Little Vine,  Radius,  Local Mission Eatery, Local Cellar, Park Tavern, Castro Wine, St. Vincent