Category: Wine

Spectacular Wineries of Napa Valley

Spectacular Wineries of the Napa Valley **** LLC Panache Partners, (Editor) I’m joining Jain with my Edible Book Review at Food for Thought, a delicious blog for readers with an appetite~ for the written word. . .and food.  Spectacular Wineries of NV invites you take a journey of 46 world-class wineries within its pages. We visited Napa back in April and I purchased this book…

Wine & Dine

I’m joining Susan at Between Naps on the Porch for Tablescape Thursday. Thank you, Susan, for hosting such a fun event & providing dishaholics everywherewith a weekly fix ~  I thought I would wine & dine you this week with my new Vino Plates from Pottery Barn~ This set of four plates is inspired by French vintage wine labels.…

Yountville

Y is for Yountville This week’s letter assignment is the letter Y. I thought I’d bring you along with me to Yountville, Ca. where we visited in April. “The Town of Yountville, renowned for its world-class restaurants and award winning chefs, has earned the unofficial title of ‘Culinary Capital of the Napa Valley’. From French, Italian, Pacific…

Winery Dogs of Napa Valley

Winery Dogs of Napa Valley ***** by Elaine Riordan I’m joining Jain with my Edible Book Review at Food for Thought, where “pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera”.  “In this second edition of Winery Dogs of Napa Valley, the dogs are as wild, lovable, and funny as ever. They frolic in alfalfa fields,…

Swanson Vineyards

S is for Swanson Vineyards I’m joining Alphabe-Thursday ~ this week’s letter assignment is the letter S. A stop at Swanson Vineyards for a tasting appointment on some good friends’ recommendations, was the highlight of our recent trip to Napa. “The Swanson products and philosophy celebrate decadence with a wink — the sublime mixing of the high with…

Water Lilies

      A wet day in Napa at Hess Winery, is better than no day at Napa. . .         Reflecting Pond. . . you can barely make out the gold fish above.         Hess Small Block Series Viognier       Cheers!     I’m joining A Southern Daydreamer for…