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Salmon & Green Beans with Lemon

Salmon & Green Beans with Lemon

With 2019 over, many have added “eat healthy” to their resolution lists. Last year, we enjoyed Napa wine tasting at incredible Napa Valley wineries, decadent meals at the many famous restaurants of the valley, and of course another great holiday season. Who doesn’t...

Here’s What’s Happening in Wine Country in the Next 3 Months

Here’s What’s Happening in Wine Country in the Next 3 Months

Pack your bags, grab your camera, and get ready for all the fun happening in wine country in the next 3 months! With it still being the height of Cabernet Season in the valley, there are a lot of fun and exciting events coming up, from visiting Sonoma Valley wineries...

Gift a Wine Tour this Wedding Season

Gift a Wine Tour this Wedding Season

The holiday season may be over but a new and exciting time is just beginning for so many: wedding season! Statistics show that the month of December is the most popular time of the year for couples to take their love to the next level and get engaged. With December...

Recipe: Holiday Pulled Pork

Recipe: Holiday Pulled Pork

Did you know that Chinese 5-spice brings the flavors and scents of the holidays to home?  The components of Chinese 5-spice vary a bit, but most contain an aromatic blend of cinnamon, clove, star anise, fennel and peppercorns.  These wonderful spices brought together...

New Year’s Eve in Wine Country

New Year’s Eve in Wine Country

It’s hard to believe, but 2019 is nearly over. We’re entering the roaring 20’s and filling out our resolution lists. This is the time to reflect on the previous year in wine country – travel experiences, visits to amazing Napa Valley wineries and Sonoma Valley...

Thanksgiving Wine Pairings

Thanksgiving Wine Pairings

The holiday season is officially upon us and wine country is definitely ready to help you celebrate! The decorations have been placed around the house, your grocery list is completed and all of the delicious food is ready to be prepared. Now to the most exciting part,...

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

This soup is quick and easy and oh so comforting as our weather begins to cool and we move into the holiday season. This recipe is rich and creamy and uses yummy coconut milk with a touch of lemon. Not a fan of coconut? Just swap out with vegetable broth or heavy...

Harvest Recap 2019

As the holiday season quickly approaches, wineries are focused on the end to another busy harvest season. Winemakers and growers are breathing a sigh of relief as they wind down and turn their attention away from Mother Nature’s uncertainty in the vineyards. Wineries...

Get Spooky: Halloween in Wine Country

Get Spooky: Halloween in Wine Country

Halloween season is quickly approaching and if you are looking to make last minute plans, look no further! There are plenty of fun options to Get Spooky this Halloween in Wine Country. Festivities for the entire family like movie nights, costume parties, and more are...

Napa Valley Harvest Stages

Napa Valley Harvest Stages

It is officially the busiest time in Napa Valley, not only are there some exciting events going on around town, the wineries are in the full process of Harvest. Now, you may be wondering, what is Harvest and why is it such a long process at the Napa wineries. There is...

How to Throw a Harvest Party

How to Throw a Harvest Party

Looking to be the hostess with the mostess this Harvest Season in wine country? This is such a fun time of year for wine lovers so why not throw a Harvest Party to kick off the festivities and be a part of the celebration? Maybe you are looking to throw a seasonal...

Harvest Traditions in Napa

Harvest Traditions in Napa

Everything in Napa begins with a toast, it makes sense as it is one of the most well-known wine regions in the world. It is only fitting that each year as Harvest Season rolls around come early September, that the employees of the winery gather around to toast to the...

Reasons to Visit Wine Country in Fall

Reasons to Visit Wine Country in Fall

Trying to decide when the best time is to travel to Napa Valley? While summer beach vacations are ending and the kids are heading back to school, Wine Country is just beginning the busy peak season. September is the official kick-off for Harvest season here in the...

Get Your Hands (and Feet) Dirty this Harvest!

Get Your Hands (and Feet) Dirty this Harvest!

Hello winos! While Harvest is beginning to be in full swing, there are plenty of ways for you to experience everything up close. With over 500 wineries located just within Napa Valley (plus another 400 in Sonoma) there are plenty of exciting Harvest events and...

Sonoma’s Wine Regions

Sonoma’s Wine Regions

Northern California is home to the amazing wine region of Sonoma Valley. Healdsburg wineries and Russian River wineries are just two of the 400 plus wineries located in this wine country and each are unique and special to the area. Just a short 45 minute to 1 hour...

Beyond Wine: Brewing in Napa

Beyond Wine: Brewing in Napa

In a relatively small part of California, specifically an area of 30 miles long by 5 miles wide, lies one of the most renowned destinations to visit.  This small corner of the world is home to the iconic Napa Valley wine country. If you have the opportunity to travel...

Harvest Parties & Events

Harvest Parties & Events

It’s the most wonderful time of the year here in beautiful wine country (and we’re not talking about Christmas)! Harvest is here for most wineries in Napa and Sonoma wineries and they’re all gearing up for this busy season. People travel from all over the world to...

Slaw Done Different

This slaw is not your average slaw.  It is packed with hearty ingredients which can act as a side or even make a great lunch.  Our Slaw Done Different is great for summer but will move right into fall by featuring good ‘ole brussels sprouts. Pair it with your favorite...