July 2011

Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

The final weekend in July is here. Weather couldn’t be better and as always, the wine is flowing here in the Napa Valley. If you’re in town this weekend, be sure to check out the following events and tell them you heard about it on The Cork Board! Saturday, July 30th At 6:30pm the Napa […]

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Free mobile app offers Napa Valley reviews, itineraries, event recommendations and more

If you’re looking to take a small slice of the Napa Valley with you on the go then we’ve got some great news for you! We’re super excited to announce the release of The Cork Board mobile app for Android and iOS. If you’ve got an iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or any Android device you […]

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Tasting notes from an international Sauvignon Blanc event at St. Supery

As we told you, June 24th was #SauvBlanc day. To commemorate the occasion we made our way up to St. Supery in Rutherford for an International Sauvignon Blanc tasting and winemaker panel. It was an enlightening experience to compare local expressions of Sauvignon Blanc with those from around the world. In all we tasted seven […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

Believe it or not, another week is nearly in the books and the month of July is quickly coming to a close. The forecast calls for perfect Summer weather here in the Napa Valley, so get out there and enjoy. To help you plan, here are a few promising events taking place over the next […]

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Celebrity Chef Twitter Faceoff: Michael Chiarello vs. Tyler Florence [INFOGRAPHIC]

Time for a fun Friday exercise. Infographics are all the rage these days and a new tool launched earlier this week with the promise of taking complex data and automatically generating visually appealing graphics from it. Of course, we had to test it out with a Napa Valley twist. Below is a comparison of the […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

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Another weekend is nearly here, which means it’s time to start thinking about where you’re going and what you’ll be doing. If your plans will take you to the Napa Valley, consider checking out any one of the events below. Saturday, July 16th From 12pm – 6pm Calistoga will celebrate its 125th anniversary with a […]

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The Fume Blanc Concert featuring Colbie Caillat at Robert Mondavi Winery [PHOTOS]

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Robert Mondavi Winery’s Summer Concert Series is singing a different tune this year, which we told you about previously. With a commitment to booking talent that has released new material this year (or will be), the winery is seeking to attract slightly younger audience to the festival that originally started back in the late 1970s. […]

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