Valentine’s Day in the Napa Valley

The Napa Valley is a romantic destination that uniquely pairs top notch food with world class wines, gorgeous views and a generally low key feel. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, it’s time to share a few suggestions on special places to visit and romantic things to do in the Napa Valley with your sweetheart. If […]

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Winter views from the Napa Valley

While it sure doesn’t feel like January in the Napa Valley as temperatures continue to hover close to 70 degrees, a simple look out into the vineyards will confirm that it is indeed winter. Most of the vines have been or are being pruned by vineyard crews across the valley and the gorgeous yellow mustard […]

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Four must attend Napa Valley events

The Napa Valley plays host to a slew of annual events, including Premiere Napa Valley and the attention-grabbing Auction Napa Valley, not to mention hundreds of events at local wineries, hotels and restaurants. If you’re looking for a reason to plan a trip to wine country, here are four events that are well worth scheduling […]

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Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

We’re finally getting some wet weather here in the Napa Valley, but that shouldn’t stop you from coming out to enjoy newly released vintages of Napa’s finest, crab and wine pairings and blind tasting events! Friday, January 20th From 7pm – 9pm Girard Winery in Yountville will host a brown bag blind tasting. For $25 […]

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New Napa Valley breakfast spot: Gott’s Roadside

It’s the new year, which means we’re officially in ‘restaurant month‘ here in the Napa Valley. While many of the area’s fine dining establishments are taking some well deserved time off, one local favorite is expanding its offering. In mid-December, Gott’s Roadside in downtown Napa’s Oxbow Public Market began serving breakfast. The Gott’s location at […]

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What were the most popular Napa Valley stories of 2011?

With another year coming to a close it’s time for a little reflection. Throughout the course of 2011 we published more than 100 posts on a wide variety of topics. When all was said and done, two topics emerged as the most popular: food and wine. Fitting, right? Come with us for a trip down […]

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Tarla Mediterranean Grill expected to open next week in downtown Napa

Downtown Napa’s burgeoning West End (see our exclusive one day itinerary for the West End) will get another culinary addition shortly after Christmas. Tarla Mediterranean Grill, which is located under the Avia Hotel at 1480 First Street in Napa, is scheduled to open sometime shortly after the upcoming holiday. The restaurant will be run by […]

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