Archive for the Tag 'Napa Valley AVA'


Napa Valley Harvest Is Going “Live” Starting Today Through Saturday

Having worked with Randy Hall and Christophe Smith, during Concannon Vineyard‘s Annual Petite Sirah Symposiums, I’m very excited about this Live presentation of Napa Valley in Harvest. Harvest is the most exciting time during the entire growing cycle; from winter’s dormancy, to spring’s promise, summer’s promised bounty exploding, and autumn’s maturity on the vine… ripe […]


Wine Spectator is Redefining Wine Travel on iPad

The press release reads: Just in time for the harvest travel season, Wine Spectator, the world’s leading authority on wine, is pleased to announce the release of an innovative new iPad travel app: Wine Spectator’s Guide to Napa Valley. This app delivers Wine Spectator’s world-class editorial content on Napa Valley in a unique format that […]


Wine, Women, and Shoes ~ What a trip!

First of all, I learned something very important at this event… But, let me digress for a minute. A while ago, I wanted to protect my camera from my husband. He’s lovely… no problem there, he’s  just been known to drop a few things, so I bought him his own camera. Now that he has […]


Suisun Valley Finds Itself in a Unique Marketing Juxtaposition

[Holiday weekly give-away. Leave your name in comment box to win] Resident wines within the valley, and non-resident wines that are appellated to Suisun Valley, are causing an ongoing larger theme; and, that’s the creation of an important marketing juxtaposition. Both of these factions are contributing to “Suisun Valley” being placed on wine labels as […]


Most Prodigious Anonymous Blog Commenter: Morton Leslie

Image via Wikipedia I think it’s very clever that Sgt. Sassafras of Las Flores View Point Squirrel Colony (Camp Pendleton, CA), who has given out the Wine Squirrel Awards has noted ~ in his award ~ what wine bloggers have all been quietly asking themselves, “Who is that masked man, anyway?” (i.e., Most Prodigious Anonymous […]