When Coco Tran and Fleurs De France join forces, there’s no telling how gorgeous a wedding gallery will be. They’re two of our most adored talents in the industry, and when they sent along this Meadowood Napa Valley celebration, my eyes were instantly glued to the screen. It’s the little details like emerald cut engagement ring, to the the floral stationery suite by Ceci […]
The duck’s handsome, the wine winsome as all get out. Duckhorn Vineyards, founded by Dan and Margaret Duckhorn 40 years ago, has established itself as one of North America’s premium Napa Valley wine producers. Ray’s in the City validates the winery’s reputation at a Duckhorn wine and hors d’oeuvre reception on Thursday, May 28 from 5-7 p.m. Show More Summary
This is a 3 exposure HDR photo taken with my trusty Sony A7R camera. I love the symmetry of the rows of vines and the warm tones that the sky brings out. The sun shining perfectly on the tops of the leaves is a nice touch as well. The post New Vines in Napa Valley Wine Country appeared first on Jeffsetter Travel Blog.
Kylie Jenner and Selena Gomez hung out this weekend. Selena took a road trip to Napa Valley, California and Kylie Jenner was along for the ride. Gomez, 22, just shared some of her photos from her fun-filled weekend on Instagram. She shared both group photos and selfies from her Napa Valley trip. Show More Summary
The next morning, we all woke up feeling surprisingly spry and ready to tackle the day! (In case you missed part I of this trip, click here. Crystal and Janet are early risers, and I thought I did pretty darn good getting up and getting going in the morning with them. Example: We walked to... Read More »
Good to be back in the saddle after of a week of traveling in Silicon Valley, Napa and San Francisco. And I thought New York real estate prices were crazy. Whenever I am away, I like to ease back into the groove by reviewing some broad market and economic metrics. It isn’t that a lot...Read More
Fans of the famous counterculture jam band the Grateful Dead should make the pilgrimage to Napa Valley’s Cliff Lede Vineyards: The Yountville winery’s Backstage reserve tasting lounge is serving as gallery for Out of the Attic: A Grateful Dead Retrospective. Show More Summary
Like any good independent self-promoting professional, Mike Greensill sends occasional email messages about what he and his wife, Wesla Whitfield, are up to. He’s a pianist. She’s a singer. They live in California’s Napa Valley, near San Francisco. Now and then they fly to New York City to work at Joe’s Pub and Carnegie Hall, […]
Good Sunday morning. I am still on NY time, even though I am in sunny California, working my way through Napa on the way to San Francisco and Silicon Valley. That hasn’t stopped me from putting together some morning reads: • 3 reasons investors still buy actively-managed funds (MarketWatch) • How Tesla’s Batteries Will Power Your Home...Read More
While doing some promotional work in the Napa Valley earlier this week, Kobe Bryant was asked for his take on the MVP race this season in the NBA. While admitting The post Kobe Bryant on the MVP: ‘I’d Vote James Harden’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kobe Bryant is adding a Big Bang "Vino" watch to his legacy. I talked with him in Northern California this week; watch the video to see the inspirations for the design of his new Hublot watch. Kobe chose Napa Valley for the unveiling of his new watch, as Wine Country embodies his "Vino" theme and is also near Hublot 's new San Francisco boutique. Show More Summary
Thomas Keller, the Michelin-starred chef behind the iconic Napa Valley restaurant French Laundry in Yountville and Per Se in New York, will bring his culinary stylings to Seabourn Cruise Line's ships.
Say the name "Old Faithful," and most people think of the geyser in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. But did you know that California has its own Old Faithful geyser? California's Old Faithful is located in Napa Valley near the town of Calistoga. Show More Summary
2014 Corallina Syrah Rosé Real Rosé. Not a afterthought, not leftovers, not for fashion and most decidedly not a saignée, Corallina Syrah Rosé is Napa Valley rosé with a purpose. It is a wine made as mindfully as we make any other wine. Show More Summary
You’ve heard of food perks before, but have you heard of companies hosting chili cook-offs, taking the team to Napa Valley wine tastings, or offering $500 a year for every employee to attend cooking classes? We didn’t think so. Check out these places where the company culture is either partially—or completely—defined by employees’ love for food. Show More Summary
Chef Thomas Keller’s three-Michelin-star restaurant the French Laundry—Napa Valley’s most notable name in fine dining, known for nine-course tasting menus that change daily—is now changing its kitchen. For the French Laundry kitchenShow More Summary
FASTER, PLEASE: A Cheap, Ubiquitous Earthquake Warning System. “When an earthquake hit California’s Napa Valley in 2014, ShakeAlert, a demonstration earthquake warning system under development by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), gave a 5 to 10 second warning. Had such a system been in place in Nepal this month, residents of Kathmandu would have had […]
A relaxed aura surrounds Napa Valley, which evident in the casual winery tasting rooms where diners can relax and learn. Yet most restaurants, while casual in spirit, are a bit more structured. That’s what makes La Taberna, the subject of my review yesterday in The Chronicle, different. It’s a tapas bar with a chalkboard menu […]
From Michelle W.: “Remember these Cute Rescues from the Napa Valley Earthquake? (August, 2014.) We kept two of them, and they’re just as fabulous now, though 6 months older and many pounds larger! Gandalf the Gray, and Princess Leia. Sisters. (Yes, Gandalf is female. We didn’t know that when we named her… and it stuck!) […]
Music festivals can often feel like the aural equivalent of an all-you-can-eat buffet, but BottleRock Napa Valley is bringing 12-course-tasting-menu refinement to its three-day, wine-country music festival by adding, among other new touches, a literal tasting menu prepared by top chefs. Show More Summary