March 2011

Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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Here were are–April is just about upon us and the weather is phenomenal. If you’ll be in the Napa Valley over the next few days, be sure to check out the following. Friday, April 1st From 5pm – 8pm in downtown Napa Back Room Wines will host Back Room Blow Out XXXXI. The walk-around tasting […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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Here we are, on the verge of the last weekend in March. Don’t let the continued wet weather prevent you from getting out to any one of the following events taking place in the Napa Valley over the next couple of days. Saturday, March 26th From 12pm – 4pm St. Clement will host a cellar […]

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Piña Napa Valley 2008 Howell Mountain Buckeye Vineyard Release Party, April 9th

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One of our favorite local blogs is run by Ranndy Piña, one of four brothers that owns and operates Piña Napa Valley. Anna Monticelli oversees winemaking for the winery that produces single vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. On April 9th Piña will host a release party at the winery in Rutherford (along the Silverado Trail). The ‘guest […]

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Napa Valley nuggets: Bottega expands, Velo Vino soft launches

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The weather has been wet and wild here in the Napa Valley of late and so has our schedule. Regardless, here are a couple recent noteworthy happenings. Michael Chiarello’s Bottega expands Way back in July we told you that Michael Chiarello’s Bottega restaurant in Yountville was expanding. The expansion became official a couple weeks ago […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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Another week has come and gone. Here are a couple events for those looking to enjoy some wine this weekend in the Napa Valley. Saturday, March 12th and Sunday, March 13th From 11am – 4pm both days St. Clement will host a March Madness kickoff event at the winery in St. Helena. For $20 per […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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Time flies. March is here and so is the weekend. If you’ll be in the valley, here are a few events that are definitely worth checking out. By the way, tomorrow also marks the first Friday of the month, which means it is Food Truck Friday in downtown Napa. The gathering is expected to have […]

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