Originally published in the November/December issue of Host’s Guide as “Reds” Chester’s Anvil 2012 Hattori Hanzo Red Blend Aaron Pott, one of Napa’s most learned and sought-after winemakers, partnered with his vintner friends and neighbors on Mt. Show More Summary
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Cabernet Sauvignon leaf on Thanksgiving Day in Yountville Napa Valley
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The Golden State coaches were enjoying a retreat of sorts, a weekend in Napa Valley before training camp began. They talked about the importance of defending the NBA championship and, sure, enjoyed some of the area's grape-and-vine trappings. But assistant coach Luke Walton knew something was amiss....
Leave it to Shannon Leahy Events to plan the most perfect day ever. Along with incredible vendors like Sweet On Cake, Atelier Joya and Paula LeDuc, she proved an autumn wedding in Napa Valley is the way to go from the clever wine-inspired escort card display to the couple’s darling bike with fall blooms a’plenty. The one and only Jose Villa photographed the pretty […]
It finally feels like fall in the Napa Valley. Some actualy rainstorms and cool dew on the leaves in the morning. All the grapevines changing colors are beautiful with each variety having its own distinct hue.
Knights Valley HEALDSBURG, CA: A hillside Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard is perched on a mountain above the fog in Knights Valley near Healdsburg, California. Not as well known as Napa, Knights Valley makes outstanding red wines. INSTRUCTIONS: Download...Show More Summary
Carne Humana, literally “human flesh,” is the name of a Napa Valley ranch turned vineyard, which now specializes in field blend bottlings. This white wine is a hodgepodge of stuff, but it’s predominantly sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, and semillon. The nose… Continue reading ? The post Review: 2014 Carne Humana Napa Valley White Wine appeared first on Drinkhacker.
Napa Valley may be one of the premier wine regions on the planet, but Calistoga has no hint of the haute tourist scene you'll find elsewhere in this bucolic region of California. Instead, it retains its small-town charm. Kids ride bikes to an ice cream shop that sells decades-old baseball cards,...
Wines produced in a rocky, arid region on the edge of the Gobi Desert have won prestigious awards, and foreign investors have taken notice.
Of Men and War’s compassion is matched only by its relentlessness. Laurent Becue-Renard’s observant documentary was shot from 2008-2013 in and around The Pathway House, a “transition home for combat veterans” in the Napa Valley. That right there is actually more context than the film itself initially offers: With little... More »
Dining room by Julie Rootes Interiors. All photos courtesy of the designers. Traditional Home's annual Napa Valley Showcase is always a fun event. It tends to be a bit more relaxed than similar design showcases in the Bay Area,...
Wine has always been in fashion, but these days more than ever, it seems fashion is getting into wine. A few weeks ago, Chanel, Inc. made big news with its purchase of Napa Valley winery St. Supery. You might be surprised to know, however,...Show More Summary
Heidi Barrett, a winemaker at over half a dozen different wineries in the Napa Valley, is the woman behind some of California's best cult wines.
Episode 307 of I'll Drink to That! has been released and it features Kelli White, the head sommelier of Press Restaurant in St. Helena in the Napa Valley. Kelli White is a wine buyer for Press Restaurant in St. Helena, and after taking up that job she starting delving into back vintage California wines. Show More Summary
The fifth annual Napa Valley Film Festival will screen more than 100 independent films and studio sneak previews at 14 venues on November 11 through 15. Fittingly, on opening night, the festival will show the world premier of Somm: Into the Bottle. Show More Summary
You know her as the lifestyle blogger behind What Sarah Knows, but today she’s stepping into the role of blushing bride. Following a proposal in Maine, Sarah and James settled on a destination wedding in Napa Valley, and brought on Kathy Higgins, Kathleen Deery and Paula LeDuc to make their dream happen. Settle into the The Vault where Sylvie Gil captured each and every […]
TweetAll right, here’s your background. And here’s what’s new, via right-of-center columnist CW Nevius. Now you’re up-to-speed. The new DC location for the Tadich probably won’t make it, sorry, but let’s look at the Frisco joint. Like literally – can you see the Financh behind a very smoky DC-8 in this shot from 1967, the year […]
A towering oak tree stands watch over the newly constructed Meadowood Spa, an all-suite spa at Napa Valley’s charming Meadowood Napa Valley resort. Inside, rustic reclaimed-wood beams and a fireplace, accented with hand-forged steel, mirror the muted olive-green and brown colors of the surrounding forest. Show More Summary