Wine Country Blog

Wine Country Blog

One of the classic pairings with wine is chocolate and several Napa Valley wineries offer this tasting experience. Learn how wines compliment and bring out the

Source: The Sweeter Side of Wine Tasting: Wine & Chocolate Pairings |

As the holidays draw closer, a corporate retreat may be in the cards for you and your team. Having to take the “work” out of the experience, however, can be a

Source: Napa Valley Corporate Retreats: From Wine Tasting to Outdoor Exploring |

Napa Valley’s year round fair weather and long stretches of roadside wineries make it the ideal place to explore by bicycle. Here are our top four winery bike

Source: The 4 Best Winery Bike Tours in Napa Valley |

  • 6770 Washington Street
  • Yountville CA 94599
  •  707-945-1000

Ciccio is family owned and operated by Frank & Karen Altamura and their two sons, Frank and Giancarlo. Located in the heart of the Napa Valley, Ciccio features a dynamic, yet simple menu of pizzas and Italian entrees driven by our beautiful wood-fire oven and locally sourced ingredients.

Our family’s passion for food comes paired with our wines from Altamura Vineyards and Winery, located in the bucolic portion of Napa Valley known as Wooden Valley. Here, at the Altamura Ranch, we make our family of estate wines, including those featured at Ciccio. The “ranch” has been in our family since 1855. It not only produces our world class vineyards, but a bounty of vegetables and herbs as well!

We hope that you can sit down, relax, and have fun while enjoying our food and wine!

Ciccio is situated on [...]

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La Taberna is a modern take on a classic Spanish tavern. Excellent papas bravas, carrots & Brussels sprouts, clams and over-the-top flan are just some of their offerings.


  • 610 1st St, Ste 22
  • Napa, CA 94559-2602
  • 17072518113

In the heart of wine country we are proud to offer you an oyster experience to remember. Located in the Oxbow Public Market, our oyster bar serves fresh shellfish direct from our farm on Tomales Bay. In an area where taste is everything, we are pleased to bring you the best of our region – and beyond. Walk-ins are welcome. We do not take reservations. We offer limited bookings for private events or large parties, if scheduled and confirmed in advance.

Tomales Bay, on the coast of Northern California, is our home and office where we grow, harvest, shuck and share great oysters. At Hog Island Oyster Co. we take care and effort hand raising sustainable shellfish, which we [...]


  • 7801 St. Helena Hwy
  • Oakville, CA 94562
  • (888) 766-6328

A sprawling California Mission-style structure with graceful arches and an expansive courtyard in Oakville in the Napa valley, Robert Mondavi Winery offers one of the most comprehensive tour programs in the industry. A wonderful selection of programs is also available for those who are ready for a more advanced experience in the art of winemaking. Two tasting rooms feature the winery’s limited production, special release and reserve wines by the glass, and give visitors the opportunity to discuss wines with very knowledgeable educators. You can also experience fine art, artifacts and many sculptures throughout the winery grounds.  Consider staying the night at one of the lovely Napa Valley hotels to take full advantage of your time at the winery.

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