2016 Napa Restaurant Week: More than Cabernet-Braised Lamb Shanks

We hope you’re ready to do some exploration of the restaurants in Napa Valley because January 24-31 is Napa Valley Restaurant Week. Starting today, whether you’re a visitor, a Bay Area native, or a Valley local resident, this week-long promotion … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Napa Valley’s Mount Veeder: Our Latest Recommendations

As we head into the holidays, this may be a perfect time to reacquaint yourself with wines made from grapes grown in Mount Veeder, a wonderful AVA on the southwestern side of Napa Valley.  Wineries here have been producing richly intense, age-worthy wines since … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Taste of Atlas Peak: Enjoying Wines from a 200-Year-Old Source

Come discover (and/or rediscover) wines from the Atlas Peak Appellation (a source of exemplary grapes since 1810) at the Taste of Atlas Peak event on Saturday, September 26th.  Taking place between 1 pm and 4 pm in the Ranch House at … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Happy 25th! The 2015 Mount Veeder Appellation Wine Tasting

Mark your calendars because the Mount Veeder Appellation Council celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Mount Veeder AVA during their annual Mount Veeder Appellation Wine Tasting on Saturday, September 19. Don’t miss this opportunity to taste and enjoy wines from 25 Mount Veeder wineries, several of … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Suggestion for Next Sunday: The Napa Valley Wine Library Association Annual Tasting

Celebrate summer and Napa Valley wines next Sunday at a classic (and lovely) wine tasting event: the Napa Valley Wine Library Association Annual Tasting.  Now in its 53rd year, this walk-around tasting will be held under the sheltering oaks of The … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Heritage Fire: Pigs, Fire, Wines and More in Napa Valley

Grab your forks because Heritage Fire, a whole animal live-fire, outdoor food and wine event returns to Charles Krug Winery (2800 Main Street, St. Helena) on Sunday, August 2, 2015 between 3pm and 7 pm. If you move quickly, you can … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Putting it Together: Carneros Wine Alliance’s Birthday Bash

Art isn’t easy but you can admire achievements in the oenological, culinary and visual arts when the Carneros Wine Alliance (CWA) holds their “Year of the Ram” Birthday Bash on July 25 at the stunning di Rosa property in southern … –> please click here to continue reading –>