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Mike Grgich…A Legend turns 90

I recently had the great honor of being invited to have lunch with Mike Grgich.  This year he turned 90, and the one year long celebration of his birth and accomplishments is in full swing. From humble beginnings in Croatia, he came to America in 1954 with a dream…to make the finest wine in the …

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ROBERT MONDAVI WINERY…

June 18, 2013, would have marked Robert Mondavi’s 100th birthday.  In honor of his contributions to the wine industry in the Napa Valley and beyond, Robert Mondavi’s 44th Annual Summer Concert Series kicks off tomorrow night with a performance by 4 time CMA Female Vocalist of the Year recipient, Martina McBride.  An extravagant fireworks show …

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NAPA VALLEY FESTIVAL DEL SOLE, NAPA

Napa Valley Festival del Sole A Celebration of the Art of Life. 10 Days. 100 Wineries. Over 60 Events. Stars of Music, Dance and Theater. Napa Valley’s Fine Wine and Cuisine. Enriching Art, Wellness and Community Programs. Every July, Napa Valley Festival del Sole is on stage. World-class music, dance and theater are artfully blended …

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Yountville Celebrates this weekend!

Considered by some “the culinary capital” of the Napa Valley, Yountville has more Michelin Star rated restaurants than any other city of its size in the country! Yountville, CA has the 20th Annual Taste of Yountville celebration coming up this weekend, March 15-16, 2013. It is a showcase of the town’s food, wine and arts. All of …

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Hagafen Cellars…what a fun evening!

Last evening was spent at Hagafen Cellars’ Hospitality Appreciation event.  Located less than a mile south of the famed Stags Leap District and twenty yards from the Oak Knoll District–Napa’s newest and most exciting of American Viticultural Areas,  Hagafen “put on the dog” for the attendees.  The wines were fabulous, and my favorite, the 2008 …

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San Francisco Giants Sweep Series!

Napa Valley Wine Country Tours congratulates our Giants for their amazing performance!  We proudly congratulate the San Francisco Giants on their World Series win. The players will be home for their parade on Wednesday…champagne will be flowing!  Does anyone need a ride into San Francisco?  www.winecountrylimos.com, 707-226-3333.