Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

by Karen on December 1, 2011

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Here we are, headed toward the first full weekend in December! For those planning to be in the Napa Valley, here are a few events you’ll want to consider and if you go, let them know you heard about it on The Cork Board!

Saturday, December 3rd

  • From 11am – 4pm Bourassa Vineyards and Napa Smith Brewery will team up to host the first ever ‘Bordeaux & Brews’ event at 1 Executive Way in Napa. Napa Smith Brew Pub will offer up $4 pints and Bourassa will have wine by the glass for $7. Compadre’s Rio Grille will be serving food in the $3 – $5 range. Call 707-254-4922 for more
  • As we told you previously, the Robert Mondavi Winery Holiday Party will take place from 3pm – 5pm in Oakville.

Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th

  • From 11am – 4pm both days the Rutherford Passport Weekend will take place throughout the Rutherford Appellation. Cost is $75 per person for a weekend pass or $60 per person for Sunday only. The pass will allow you access to exclusive barrel tastings, wine and food pairings, sales of future wines and special discounts. Call 707-332-5585 for more information
  • From 12pm – 4pm on both days Santa will be at V Marketplace in Yountville for photos. There is no charge, just bring your own camera and head on up to Lemondrops Children’s Boutique on the second floor. Call 707-944-2451 for details

Happy weekend everyone!

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has written 195 posts on The Cork Board. She's lived in the heart of the Napa Valley for nearly a decade and is a foodie with a love of photography. Follow her on Twitter @KRJ99 and visit her website.

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