Itineraries

Itinerary: wining and dining your way through Rutherford

The town of Rutherford is located smack dab in the middle of the Napa Valley and if you blink, you’ll drive right through without ever knowing you were there. Despite its small size, the soil in Rutherford is world renown for being some of the best anywhere for growing wine grapes. If you’re interested in […]

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Itinerary: one day in downtown Napa’s West End

The re-birth of downtown Napa is a well known story in these parts. What many may not know, however, is a bit more about a small but burgeoning portion of downtown Napa called the West End. The West End features new hotels, art galleries and shops, restaurants, wine lounges and more. The beauty of the […]

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Itinerary: Valentine’s Day weekend in Napa Valley

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This weekend is Valentine’s Day and for any of you planning a trip to the Napa Valley (or for those here looking for things to do) we’ve got a special treat to share. We’ve pulled together a comprehensive Valentine’s weekend itinerary for you–one that will be sure to keep your taste buds entertained and your […]

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Itinerary: daytripping through the Oak Knoll District and Yountville

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In the past few days we’ve had visitors, which means we’ve been busy planning wine tasting and dining itineraries. Rather than have our hard work end now that our guests are gone, we’ve decided to recreate one of the itinerary’s we put together and share it with all of you. The objective of this one-day […]

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Itinerary: a walkable wine tasting tour of Yountville

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In addition to boasting an obscene amount of Michelin stars for its size, the town of Yountville is rapidly becoming a hot-spot for those looking to taste some excellent wine. As we walked through this small town recently a question popped into our head: ‘why haven’t we put together a wine tasting itinerary for the […]

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A two day wine tasting and dining itinerary for the Napa Valley novice

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We were recently asked to put together a two day wine tasting itinerary for a few people who had never been to the Napa Valley. We weren’t given any details as to their wine preferences and all we knew is they would be staying in downtown Napa and wanted to taste a lot of wine […]

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Napa Valley itinerary: one perfect day

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The San Francisco Chronicle recently published a few recommendations for one perfect day in the Napa Valley. Where did they suggest, you ask? For starters, the Chronicle recommends Artesa Winery in the Carneros region, which is located at the southern-end of the valley. Not a bad choice, although we’d likely suggest starting at either Domaine […]

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