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Bell Winery

“Wine is grown in the vineyard…we are merely stewards of nature while the wine is in our cellar.”  Anthony Bell .   I had driven by this sign on Washington Street in Yountville many, many times, but had never taken the opportunity to visit Bell Winery.  Huge mistake!  When I was invited by Maggie Bernat, their …

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Napa Limousine – The Ultimate VIP Experience

Visit the Legendary Napa and Sonoma Valleys in the elegant style and luxury of a private Napa limousine.  Let your chauffeur guide you through wine country, as you relax and drink in the view.  You will enjoy world class, award winning wines as you are driven through some of the most breathtaking countryside in California.  …

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Sterling Vineyards…Over the top in so many ways!

Founded in 1964 by Peter Newton, a British International paper broker and Oxford graduate, Sterling Vineyards, over the course of just a few years, “rose to the top”, both figuratively and geographically.  With the original purchase of just a 50 acre parcel of established vineyards, Sterling Vineyards has grown, diversified, and become one of the …

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Food and Wine: Hurley’s Buffalo Shorts and Handwritten Cabernet

What a pairing. Food and wine in the Napa Valley. Admittedly the ’09 Handwritten Cabernet was a bit young but it’s fruit forward platform and calm tannic overtones went quite well with Bob Hurley’s tamarind-chipotle glazed buffalo short ribs. The subtlely gingered risotto and bok choy was a nice balance to the spice of the …

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