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Platypus Wine Tour Guide Spotlight – Steve Hunter

Posted on January 13, 2013

We’re beginning a new “Driver Spotlight” Q&A series on our Platypus Wine Tours blog where we introduce you to some of our top-notch wine tour guides, provide some insights as to why they love working for Platypus and what makes their tours so special. Today we would like you to More..

Wineries We Love – Razi Winery

Posted on November 30, 2012

Like more than a few wineries located here in Napa Valley, Razi Winery started out as a hobby by winery owner/architect Fred Razi in the late eighties with the production of a non-commercial chardonnay. Today the thriving winery not only produces its amazing signature Razi Chardonnay, a tasty red blend More..

James Marsden is so dreamy!

Posted on November 15, 2012

Kathy our Mama Platypus got to see James Marsden up close and personal at the Napa Valley Film Festival awards ceremony last week, and she’s still swooning. Here we see Mike Grgich presenting James Marsden a 3L of Grgich Hills Estate Yountville Cabernet last Friday at the Napa Valley Film More..

Bama Macaroni Salad

Posted on November 08, 2012

We frequently serve Kathy’s now famous Bama Macaroni Salad as part of the lunch we provide on our Platypus Wine Tours, and it’s always a big hit. So much so, our guests are always asking for the recipe for this southern goodness. So here it is! Bama Macaroni Salad Ingredients More..

Melanie’s Thai Cabbage Slaw

Posted on October 16, 2012

It’s SLIDER time!! There are all kinds of slider options and you have to admit…everyone’s doing them these days! They are so quick, easy to make and juicy good! What to drink?? Well, grab your favorite Pinot Noir to pair with that Pork Slider, or maybe a bigger Cabernet if More..