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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..

Wine Sensory Experience Class ~ Platypus Friends Discount!

Posted on March 31, 2012

I am challenged when it comes to telling you exactly what I’m smelling in my glass of wine. I have the habit of nodding my head in agreement when someone says that they’re picking up notes of Cassis or green pepper…..however in my head I’m thinking “I have no idea what More..

THOR the Winery God at Canard Vineyards

Posted on March 27, 2012

Thor lives at Canard Vineyards http://www.canardvineyard.com/ along with some chickens a few cats and the owners Rich & Carolyn Czapleski. This winery sits on a historical piece of property in Calistoga. If you plan to visit Thor please call ahead and book an appointment as you’ll actually be tasting in the back-yard of More..

Spring Has Sprung in Wine Country

Posted on March 25, 2012

Ah Spring! It is time for our annual look ahead to the coming season and what we might do to ensure the best possible tour experiences for our guests this year. Which brings up some brisk discussions about the wineries we visited last year and what new wineries we’d like More..