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Syrah from K Syrah Syrah

Syrah from K Syrah Syrah September 25, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Syrah grapes ripening on the vine at K Syrah Syrah vineyards in the Oak Knoll District of Napa, California. Most of the grapes produced at the vineyard are sold to other wine producers, however a small amount of juice is kept annually and produced under their own label.

Harvest Time in Napa

Harvest Time in Napa September 21, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Early autumn is a magical time in Napa. Vineyards are harvesting their crops and preparing to crush the fruit. Both “harvest” and “crush” celebrations are plentiful this time of year in the valley. Temperatures have been cooler than average this summer, which is leading to a later...

Harvest STOMP in Napa

Harvest STOMP in Napa September 6, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
For four years now, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers have been throwing an annual party to raise money and celebrate the upcoming harvest season. Appropriately named Harvest STOMP, it’s one of the best parties of the year in Napa Valley. Dust off your cowboy boots (so they can get dusty again) and...

Up-and-coming Anderson Valley

Up-and-coming Anderson Valley April 19, 2011 | What's New | Read More
California’s Napa and Sonoma Valley have long been a favored destination of the well-to-do grape juice imbibers.  Tour buses and packs of Bay Area residents regularly clog the main roads and crowd the tasting rooms. But just an hour and a half north of the popular area, a lesser known wine-growing...

Thanksgiving Weekend in Napa: 5 Fun Things to Do

Thanksgiving Weekend in Napa: 5 Fun Things to Do November 25, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Thankgiving on the Train If you aren’t hitting the slopes this weekend, maybe what you crave is a wine country getaway. Some fun reasons to head for Napa: 1. Eat Thanksgiving dinner aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train. Relax with family and friends and savor the scenery while executive chef Kelly...

First annual Napa Valley Film Fest gets off the ground

First annual Napa Valley Film Fest gets off the ground November 16, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The first ever Napa Valley Film Festival launched this weekend with a series of parties, films, and festive events showcasing what’s planned for next year, when the festival officially begins. A first for Napa, this is going to be a full-scale international film  with a world-class selection of...

Harvest Time in Napa – Have Some Country Fun!

Harvest Time in Napa – Have Some Country Fun! October 16, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Bringing in the grapes in Napa Thanks to the unusually cool summer we’ve had out here in Northern California, the grape harvest is running about three weeks behind schedule. That’s good news for those of you who haven’t made it out to Napa for a harvest season weekend getaway or outing;...

Napa, Sonoma Unite for Food & Wine Fest

Napa, Sonoma Unite for Food & Wine Fest September 30, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Be part of launching something really special: The first ever Napa Sonoma Wine and Food Festival takes place October 15th and 16th. The inaugural event includes wine, food, and fashion, bringing together world-renowned winemakers, celebrated chefs and local designers. A variety of events are planned,...

Napa’s Playground Fantastico: A Fantastical Time for All

Napa’s Playground Fantastico: A Fantastical Time for All August 21, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Turrets and drawbridges make Playground Fantastico a perfect setting for fairytale fun Just a few blocks off Highway 29 but unknown to all but local Napa parents is Playground Fantastico, one of the wildest and most fun playgrounds in the Bay Area. Built by hand by a team of dedicated community members,...

Carpe Diem Wine Bar Opens in Downtown Napa

Carpe Diem Wine Bar Opens in Downtown Napa July 23, 2010 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The Carpe Diem wine bar adds new pizzaz to downtown Napa nightlife Sieze the day and visit the hip new wine bar Carpe Diem that just opened this month in downtown Napa. It’s the brainchild of three young wine-lovers, sommelier Steve Distler who’s a New York transplant, and local kids Scott...
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