5 Tips For Planning a Trip to Napa Valley

With a near perfect climate and pristine views, Napa Valley is the perfect year-round travel destination. But being such a desirable location, narrowing down the date & details of your trip well in advance is a must. We have some tips to help you plan the perfect...

How To Create The Perfect Summer Cheese Board

Summer is the perfect time to gather with friends and family and enjoy a beautiful evening outdoors. Nothing seems to compliment these intimate gatherings quite as well as a flavorsome cheese board accompanied by the perfect summer wine. But with the selection of...

Tips and Tricks For Storing Your Wine This Summer

Storing your bottles of wine during the hot, sticky summer months can be a tricky business.  When the temperature rises so does the risk of your wine aging too quickly and becoming unsavory. So what’s a wine lover to do with all those extra bottles lying around in a...

10 Interesting Facts About Inglenook

Inglenook. The name itself is synonymous with a rich history and top of the line wine. Over the past 145 years it has earned quite a reputation and has a fascinating story to tell all who visit the Inglenook Estate. Here are 10 interesting facts to whet your appetite...

The 5 Best Hiking Trails Near Napa Valley

When you think of Napa Valley visions of lush, rolling vineyards, magnificent wineries, and world-class cuisine probably come to mind. However, we think it’s time to add another pastime to Napa’s already impressive list of activities: outstanding hiking. Known for its...

The Diversity of the Napa Valley AVA

Napa Valley stands for wines of the highest quality, cultivated with excellence in one of the world’s most extraordinary places. The Napa Valley was California’s first AVA, or American Viticultural Area, recognized by the U.S. government in 1981. An AVA is a...