Wine Country

Healdsburg’s Vérité Raises the Bordeaux Bar

Chateau Montelena and Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars proved in 1976 at The Judgment of Paris that California could produce wines that were every bit as good as those produced in France. The…

The Matheson is Healdsburg’s Gathering Spot

With its street-level, fine dining the Matheson restaurant and its more casual Roof 106 rooftop bar and lounge, The Matheson has quicky become a Healdsburg favorite. Offering cuisine, cocktail, and wine options…

The Awesome Aura of Auro at Four Seasons Napa Valley

New to the fine dining scene in Calistoga     As rows of grapevines flashed their autumn brilliance, wine country’s newest fine dining experience made its debut at the Four Seasons Resort and…

Napa-Inspired: TRUSS Restaurant + Bar

Casual elegance at the Four Seasons in Calistoga Perched above the ornamental pools across from the hotel reception at Four Seasons Napa Valley, TRUSS is now in its second year presenting a…

Vineyard Vibrancy: Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley

Several Napa Valley hotels claim proximity to the region’s iconic grapevines. But only one is actually located within a working vineyard. Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley  encircles Elusa Winery’s organic…

This Holiday Season, Gift Wines That Give Back

‘Tis the season of giving and of giving back. And when you gift one of these wines to your family, friends, and work associates, you’ll accomplish both. These producers are going above…

5th Annual Sonoma Valley Authors Festival Sells Out 

Amor Towles, Tracy K. Smith, Erik Larson, Nikki Erlick, Bill Browder, Mary Roach, Desmond Shum, Dave Barry, Jeffrey Brown and a dozen more authors and speakers
attend.

Fun Holiday Food & Wine Pairings

Plan your menus with these treats. It’s that time of year! The holiday season is upon us as we gather with our families and loved ones (some for the first time since…

Winter Wine-derland in Arizona

Scottsdale Wine Trail will keep you hot this season!   Arizona is a state known for its iconic landscapes, outdoor adventures, golf retreats, luxury resorts and spas, and of course, the Grand…

Wine Clubs That Rock: Russian River Valley Roundup

Everybody is aware that wine clubs offer access to limited production, new releases, and first dibs on hard-to-get wines direct to the consumer at a discounted price. Typically, there’s no fee to…

Exclusive Paragon Experience in California Wine Country

Travel can be a life-changing experience. Paragon by Modern Adventure offers unique culinary, creative and cultural destinations. Consider California wine country – ancient redwoods, dramatic coastlines, lush hillsides, vineyards as far as…

Cabernet Classic in Napa Valley from November 4-6, 2022

The Meritage Resort and Spa hosts the second annual Cabernet Classic Festive Weekend to Feature Master Sommeliers, Rare Wines, Winemakers and Chef-Curated Dining Experiences Benefitting SommFoundation  The Meritage Resort and Spa, located at the…

Destination-Worthy Theorem Vineyards

Perfectly Paired Luxury When recommending wine tasting venues to family and friends, it’s challenging to come up with properties and estates that offer the same level of luxurious hospitality as that at…

California to Chianti: The World of Antinori Wine

If your knowledge of Antinori wines extends only to the family’s Napa Valley estate, Antica, it’s understandable. Afterall, the Atlas Peak winery produces a library of stellar wines that aficionados are proud…

Discover the Gems of Napa Valley

Napa Valley is home to dozens of world class vineyards, innovative winemakers, and fabulous restaurants and resorts. Even the locals are constantly discovering hidden gems and new hotspots! When you plan your…