Fun in California Wine Country, A Look Back at 2021

Napa Valley in California Wine Country is one of the world's famous wine regions. People go to Napa for wine tasting, wine tours, and eating at Michelin star restaurants. Some love to go touring the beautiful and scenic private vineyards on horseback for anniversaries, bachelorette parties, and even just to have a weekend away. Check out our Napa highlights from 2021! #wheretostay #wheretodrink #wheretoeat

Visit This Luxury Resort in Napa Valley

Dr. Wilkinson’s Backyard Resort & Mineral Springs is an iconic resort and spa destination located in the heart of the charming town of Calistoga, nestled in the Napa Valley.

It is now open and welcoming guests once again.  The announcement caps a year-long closing of the world-famous resort and a complete renovation by the acclaimed design firms SB Architects and EDG Design. The resort’s renovation honors the storied history of the property while offering a completely modern experience.

Featuring a fresh mid-century-inspired design, 50 renovated guest rooms, three geothermal mineral pools, a brand-new restaurant with expansive outdoor dining space, and a reimagined spa, Dr. Wilkinson’s is, more than ever, the place where wellness meets happiness.

Wine Tasting Tips for Napa Valley!

August to October is Napa Valley's peak tourist season and also the region's harvest season. But, regardless of when you plan your Napa vacation, you'll find plenty of things to do. And one of the most anticipated activities when you set your foot in Napa Valley, is wine tasting! Wineries in Napa Valley don't experience seasonal closures and are open year-round.

If this is your first time doing a wine tasting, here are some helpful tips for you!

Murphy-Goode Winery Names Two Top Candidates!

Murphy-Goode, the Sonoma County winery that launched "A Really Goode Job" nationwide job search in March 2021, is pleased to announce that Lindsay Perry in Austin, TX and Veronica Hebbard in Orlando, FL, has been selected as the newest employees of Murphy-Goode and are the winners of A Really Goode Job.

Throughout this nationwide job search, Murphy-Goode received over 7,000 creative and inspiring applications from around the world. Finally, in July, the winery selected the top 17 finalists. Welcomed them to Healdsburg for interviews and wine country exploration. The candidates had the opportunity to meet with Murphy-Goode winemaker Dave Ready, Jr., Murphy-Goode employees and fellow candidates.

Where to celebrate Thanksgiving in Napa, CA

Celebrate Thanksgiving with your family and friends in Napa Valley with turkey, prime rib, assorted appetizers, and desserts! May you celebrate Thanksgiving Day with love in your heart, a prosperous vision in your mind, and not only but also gratitude in your being. Check out these locations available the local!

Holidays at the Vineyard – Napa, CA

Napa Valley has warm climate in the holidays, but the wine glasses are certainly clinking.  Furthermore, there is something magical that happens in California’s famed wine region over the holidays.  With harvest season coming to an end, the grapevines have time to rest and rebuild.  Fog blankets the vineyards, wineries light up their fireplaces, and a special coziness swirls in the air.  So please put on your favorite sweater and join Melanie (@thesanfranciscofoodie) for a glass of beautiful, full-bodied Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon.