Five-star luxury hotelier Four Seasons comes to Napa Valley with a special wine experience featuring lavish villas and a gorgeous backdrop. Read the rest of the story at: Four Seasons to Open in Napa Valley With Vineyard Experience
Stefan Pinto's journey through Napa's off-the-beaten-path wineries continues with Raymond, a French-inspired wonderland decked out in mannequins, crystal, and, of course, wine. read more
Four Seasons plans to open its first luxury resort in the prime California wine region in 2018, as its first step into an expanded West Coast footprint. Located in Calistoga, the hotel will have... via JustLuxe.com
Photos by Joe Fletcher via Contemporist. In design circles, California is well known as a nexus of great midcentury residential design—think Case Study Houses like the Stahl House in Los Angeles. But great contemporary home design continues to come...
I spent Saturday in Napa Valley on a field trip with the Northern California Geological Society, visiting the ultrapremium Promontory vineyards west of Yountville and the merely superpremium vineyards of Harlan Estate west of Oakville. High-end wine is a culture obsessed with the character of land, and Bill Harlan talked a lot about his land […]
Forty years ago, the results of a wine competition in Paris shook the industry to its core. In an unexpected turn of events, wines from Napa Valley, Calif., placed first above their French counterparts in a blind taste test that came...Show More Summary
For me, “Napa Valley” and “incredible al fresco weddings” are pretty much one and the same. And this dreamy summer lovefest only further proves my point. Photographed by Samuel Lippke Studios, it’s got all the elements for a storybook day – Vera Wang gown and five-tier creation by Sweet On Cake included. Go get lost in The Vault for a […]
Nothing brings a group of tough football players together like a bottle of California red... just ask Jim Kelly -- who reunited with a bunch of his former Bills teammates in Napa Valley this week. The QB hooked up with Bruce Smith, Thurman…
We just wrapped up months of traveling around the world, and you may have noticed many of our travel stops involved wine. One of our friends pointed out that we have essentially done a world wine tour, and that we should do a post on the wineries we visited. Show More Summary
Jim Kelly, other Bills greats taking Napa Valley wine tour
The Napa Valley estate that Robin Williams built for himself -- and later put up for sale in 2012 for $35 million -- has finally sold. The net proceeds to Williams’ estate are about half the original list price. French winemakers Alfred and Melanie Tesseron paid $18.1 million for the [...]
Atalon has been releasing wines since 1997, with just three offerings on the table — two reds, and this sauvignon blanc. Intensely grassy, this is sauvignon blanc that at first showcases a wine pushed to its herbal limits. As it… Continue reading ? The post Review: 2014 Atalon Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley appeared first on Drinkhacker.
SELLER: Estate of Robin Williams LOCATION: near Napa, CA PRICE: $18.1 million SIZE: approximately 20,000 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 6 full and 5 half bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: After several years on and off the market at steadily declining prices, the Napa Valley vineyard estate of late and great comedian Robin Williams has finally been... Read more »
The home of late actor Robin Williams is finally sold! Forbes reports that the Oscar-winning actor’s 650-acre Napa Valley estate sold for $18.1 million in a transaction that closed Friday. Who purchased the former home of Robin Williams for over $18 million? According to the report, winemakers Alfred and Melanie Tesseron were the buyers that... Show More Summary
The Napa Valley estate that beloved funnyman Robin Williams built in 2003 and tried to sell before his untimely death in 2014 has finally sold.
The late actor Robin Williams' 650-acre estate in California's Napa Valley has sold for $18.1 million. Thetransaction closed Friday, said William Densberger of Pacific Union, who represented the buyers in the deal. The buyers are Alfred and Melanie Tesseron, winemakers theChâteau Pontet-Canet winery of theBordeaux region in France. The Tesserons had [...]
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On the first leg of Stefan Pinto's journey through Napa's off-the-beaten-path wineries, he visits Tres Sabores, falls in love with some pups, and indulges in Cab-Sav. read more