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Platypus Wine Tours and the Napa County Animal Shelter Team Up to DRIVE Pet Adoptions

Posted on September 26, 2012

The “BRING ME HOME” campaign hopes to place homeless animals into loving homes. NAPA VALLEY, Calif. – Starting today, Platypus Wine Tours and the Napa County Animal Shelter announce a new mobile campaign aimed at promoting pet adoptions in Napa County. Also known as the “Bring Me Home” Campaign, Platypus More..

New Video Posted – Postcards From Napa Valley Wine Country

Posted on August 15, 2012

We love our customers and the nice things they say about us on Facebook and on our website (and Yelp, TripAdvisor, etc). Check out our latest “Inside Platypus Tours” video series posted on our YouTube Channel. This “Postcards From Napa Valley Wine Country” video features some great quotes from some More..

Mark your calendars for the 2012 Napa Valley Film Festival

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The Napa Valley Film Festival takes place on November 7-11, 2012, and is a five-day celebration of film, artisan food and boutique wines. This year’s Festival features over 100 new independent films and studio sneak previews, panel discussions with filmmakers and actors, wine tasting pavilions, movie-inspired menus at select restaurants, More..

New Video Posted – Meet Wine Tour Guide Toni

Posted on August 09, 2012

Toni! Toni! Toni! Have you met Toni yet? Well you can in our next “Inside Platypus Tours” video “Top Wine Tour Guides – Toni from Platypus Wine Tours” posted on our YouTube Channel. Learn all about wine and wine tasting from another of our top wine tour guides, originally from More..

Everything you wanted to know about veraison… but were afraid to ask.

Posted on August 07, 2012

Size matters apparently. So does color! Veraison is that time of year when we look for the largest, most ripe grapes and start gearing up for harvest. Winemaker Matt from Kendall-Jackson explains in his blog that veraison is a physiological stage in the vine life cycle that is marked by More..