Carmel Beckons: The Relais & Châteaux GourmetFest

When was the last time you were in the quaint coastal village of Carmel?   Given its charm, you probably don’t need another reason to travel (or return) here but Lufthansa First Class has decided to give you one anyway with GourmetFest 2014, … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Mother’s Day Brunch in Napa Valley, 2012

Are you interested in taking Mom out for brunch on Mother’s Day, May 13 but don’t know where to take her?  If so, we wanted to let you know what some of your best options are in the Napa Valley.  … –> please click here to continue reading –>

The Appellation Trail: Tasting Napa Valley

The Flavor! Napa Valley™ festival is a four-day food and wine event holding its inaugural session this month, from November 17-20, 2012.  One of the highlights of the festival is “The Appellation Trail: Tasting Napa Valley”, a foodie-nirvana experience bringing … –> please click here to continue reading –>

2012 Michelin Stars for Wine Country Restaurants

The “MICHELIN Guide San Francisco, Bay Area, & Wine Country 2012″ came out this week, confirming there is an abundance of fine dining choices in the Napa and Sonoma regions. The three star restaurants this year (which Michelin defines as “exceptional cuisine, worth a … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Wine Tasting in Central Napa Valley

We’ve now added our recommendations for traveling to the Central Napa Valley to our website.   So, if you are looking for advice on wineries and restaurants in St. Helena, Rutherford, Oakville, and Yountville, come take a look. On our Spring … –> please click here to continue reading –>