Sometimes you want a simple side. Slaw is perfect, particularly as the weather gets warmer. We loved this curried slaw from Mustards Grill in Napa Valley. It uses this simple but brightly flavored curried vinaigrette tossed with cabbage, carrot and fresh Fresno or jalapeno chile for a little heat. The...
Napa Valley Wine Train Passengers in the posh Pullman car are served a three-course menu and visit four fabulous wineries… Viju Mathew
What was supposed to be a scenic trip over Napa Valley’s wine country turned into a wild ride for 17 tourists when their hot air balloon was forced to make an emergency landing Tuesday. The group of foodies and restaurant writers from abroad were visiting the Robert Mondavi Winery to celebrate...
A slew of wineries on Long Island's North Fork prove you don't need to trek out to Napa Valley to visit Wine Country.
BET founder Bob Johnson and Lauren Wooden tied the knot on Saturday — wine country style. The prominent businessman/philanthropist, 70, and Wooden, a 37-year-old international business-management doctorate student, wed at the luxe Auberge du Soleil resort in California’s Napa Valley. Show More Summary
Take a moment and imagine that you are on a train - let's say a train serving wine as you traverse through picturesque Napa Valley. You are with a group of your peers. You are adults and enjoying your time of fellowship. But because of a perceived notion that you are not fit for that environment you are unceremoniously removed from the train. Show More Summary
Since its opening in 1994, chef Thomas Keller's iconic Napa Valley restaurant, The French Laundry, has drawn attention for its stunning presentation, fresh ingredients, and culinary innovation. It's been called "the best restaurant in...Show More Summary
Hey all you beautiful babies, and welcome back to That One Drink, my most favoritest place to talk about alcoholic beverages of all kinds. Last week, we got basic with brunch cocktails, and the most popular comment (from napa valley) wasn't a recipe, but it was still pretty good.>If loving... Continue reading
New wines from Trinchero Napa Valley, which just opened a brand new state-of-the-art visitor center. Let’s give the duo a try. 2014 Trinchero Sauvignon Blanc Mary’s Vineyard Calistoga Napa Valley – A rather dry style of sauvignon blanc, offering gentle… Continue reading ?
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Troon Vineyard, Applegate Valley, southern Oregon Everyone loves the Napa Valley. As soon as you mention you live there people are jealous. Why would anyone leave? On top of it I live in Yountville, a culinary Mecca. How could you leave? I’m...Show More Summary
Episode 353 of I'll Drink to That! was released recently. It features Andy Erickson, the co-owner of Favia Wines with his wife Annie Favia, and a winemaking consultant for a number of Napa Valley wineries, including Mayacamas and Dalla...Show More Summary
In August of 2015, a book club called Sistahs on the Reading Edge, consisting of ten black women and one white, were ejected from a train touring Napa Valley wineries. They were accused of “laughing loudly,” which inspired the Twitter hashtag #LaughingWhileBlack, and also a discrimination lawsuit . Read more...
Last year, a women's book club made headlines after they were escorted off the Napa Valley Wine Train for being, as authorities on the train put it, too noisy. The Sistahs on the Reading Edge book club — ten black women and one white woman — were escorted through the ... More »
The case of the mostly black women’s book club who was booted from the Napa Valley Wine Train for “laughing while black” has now been settled for an undisclosed amount. Initially, the group sued for $11 million after being escorted from the train last August for allegedly being too loud. Show More Summary
The book club members are reportedly "very satisfied” with the settlement. [ more › ]
Black Women’s Book Club Wins $11 Million Lawsuit Against Napa Valley Wine Train A Black women’s book club group were harshly removed from a California vineyard tour after white patrons accused them of being too loud on their train r...
A group of women who filed an $11-million lawsuit against the Napa Valley Wine Train after they were kicked off a tour reportedly for being too loud have reached a settlement with the company. The group’s attorney, Waukeen McCoy, said the deal was reached last week and is confidential. The women...
The book club that was kicked off of a wine train in Napa last year has settled its $11 million discrimination lawsuit against The Napa Valley Wine Train.