Travel Advice: Napa Valley’s St. Helena Appellation

Appellation Name: St. Helena Appellation Where: Napa County in California Officially Established:  September 11, 1995 Location: In northern Napa Valley, centered around the city of St. Helena, between the Mayacamas Mountans (to the west) and the Vaca Range (to the east). The boundaries … –> 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 –>