Cuisine

Haute Kitchen

In conversation with Sharon Seto  I  “CARROT” about you expressed through the power of food There is no more instrumental tool than food to connect us all in good times and bad.…

virtual wine tasting

Wine Country Goes Viral

While nothing can replace the in-person experience of wine tasting in Napa Valley, virtual wine tastings offer a wonderful way to enjoy exceptional wines in the comfort of your home while supporting…

Healdsburg Tastemaker Profiles

Lucy Lewand, Owner and Innkeeper, Camellia Inn Sunday morning sunlight floods the front parlor room in this sweet, south-facing, salmon-colored 1869 Victorian Italianate two blocks from Healdsburg Plaza. Step outside for a…

Hina Brings The Heat

San Francisco’s latest culinary hotspot puts a twist on time-honored Japanese barbecue with omakase yakitori.

Napa Valley events

Hello, Spring!

The social calendar swells with a bevy of Napa Valley events that I hope you have an opportunity to experience. Here are several taking place through mid-May that I highly recommend. People…

Jameson Animal Rescue Ranch WineaPAWlooza

JARR Shoots for the Moon

JARR seized the opportunity and launched its Moonshot, a bold, capital campaign to raise $10 million to build the facility which famed architect Howard Backen will design. If we can put humans…

V Foundation Wine Celebration

V Foundation Wine Celebration Goes to the Dogs

Anyone who knows me knows what a huge dog lover I am. Therefore, when I heard that this year’s V Foundation Wine Celebration, taking place August 1-4 in Napa Valley, has a…