Mount Veeder Wine Tasting: The Mountain by the Bay Visits The City by the Bay

If you’re going to be in or near San Francisco on Wednesday, April 10, there is a very good reason to leave work early: over two dozen wineries from the Mount Veeder Appellation in Napa Valley are coming to town.  The Mount … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Pinot Noir and Ocean Air: The 2013 World of Pinot Noir

Earlier this month, we enjoyed two days surrounded by sun, surf, great food, and an enormous amount of high quality Pinot Noirs.  That’s right, we were at the 2013 World of Pinot Noir in Shell Beach.  With about 200 wineries … –> please click here to continue reading –>

bASH Food and Wine Pairing Competition: Sip, Taste and Vote on April 13

If you don’t have anything planned yet for Saturday, April 13, we’ve got a fantastic suggestion for you!   Mark your calendars and go online NOW to purchase tickets for bASH, an annual food and wine event from Appellation St. Helena.  What is it?  Well, … –> please click here to continue reading –>

March Madness in Napa Valley: Where to Watch, Eat, and Drink

It’s March Madness time!  Selection Sunday was yesterday (Gaels! Bears!), the women’s teams were announced today (Cardinal! Bears!), and it’s time to start planning where to watch the games.  If you’re in Napa Valley, we’re here to tell you the … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Sweet Sixteen: The 16th Celebration of American Rhones in San Francisco

There’s only one week left until the Rhone Rangers Grand Tasting, your chance to savor a pavilion full of wines made from varietals such as Roussanne, Marsanne, Viognier, Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvèdre.  This fun and popular event is part of the 16th Annual San … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Dark and Delicious Does It Again

The Dark & Delicious Petite Sirah™ event in Alameda two weeks ago showcased Petite Sirahs during another outstanding wine and food experience.  After checking out over 50 premium wineries and over 30 fabulous Napa and Bay Area restaurants, caterers, and food … –> please click here to continue reading –>