April 2011

Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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This weekend in the Napa Valley there are a ton of release parties. Read on for a rundown of a few that look promising for all you wine lovers out there. Saturday, April 9th From 11am – 5pm the annual Pope Valley vintners tasting will take place at Pope Valley Winery. For $20 per person […]

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18th Annual Reach for the Stars Fashion Show: April 30th at The Meritage Resort in Napa

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For well over a decade now our family has participated, in one way shape or form, in the annual Reach for the Stars Fashion Show and Luncheon. This year’s event, which will be the 18th annual, is scheduled for April 30th at The Meritage Resort in Napa. Reach for the Stars is put on by […]

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Spring has sprung in the Napa Valley [PHOTOS]

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After weeks of wet weather we’ve had plenty of sunshine and warm temperatures of late. As a result, the vineyards and local landscapes are popping with color and life. Here are a few photos we snapped this morning around the valley. [techtags: Napa, Napa Valley, wine, winery, bud break, spring]

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Winemaker Q&A: Anna Monticelli of Piña Napa Valley

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It’s been too long since our last local interview, which is why we were excited to recently have the chance to catch up with Anna Monticelli, winemaker at Piña Napa Valley. Read on for Monticelli’s thoughts on the Howell Mountain AVA and more… CB: Piña produces single vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. Talk to us a bit […]

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