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Paige at Spring Mountain Winery Vineyard 7&8

Spring Mountain Wineries: Incredible Napa Views

Located high off the valley floor among the Mayacamas Mountains, the Spring Mountain District of Napa Valley is home to some incredible wineries producing complex and age-worthy Cabernet Sauvignon. Venturing here for wine

a woman at one of many Oakville Wineries

Oakville Wineries: Napa Valley’s Hidden Gem

Oakville is a wine tasting hidden gem located in the heart of Napa Valley. The Oakville appellation stretches north of Yountville and Stags Leap District and is home to some of the most

Paige at Caymus Winery in Rutherford, Napa

Best Rutherford Wineries: Taste the Dust

The Rutherford AVA, located in the heard of Napa Valley, produces some of the most delicious and impressive Cabernet Sauvignon to date. With the unique soil, called Rutherford dust, you won’t want to miss

Cinder Winery Boise Tasting Room

Boise Wineries: A Wine-Soaked Adventure in Idaho

Boise Wineries: Your Guide to Boise Urban Wineries & The Sunnyslope Wine Trail in the Snake River Valley AVA Boise Wineries. Idaho. Probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you

Paige with a view of Howell Mountain Wineries

Howell Mountain Wineries: A Taste of Napa Adventure 

Howell Mountain is one of 16 nested-AVAs (American Viticultural Areas) of Napa Valley, Ca. This region is known for growing some of the most incredible, expressive mountain Cabernet Sauvignon in the world. If

Budget-Friendly Wine Tasting in Napa

Budget-Friendly Wine Tasting in Napa

Napa Valley is most well-known for it’s top-rated wineries and stunning geography. While wine tasting in Napa can be costly, there are ways to make it an affordable, yet enjoyable experience for every

Wine influencers holding Clif Family wines

Clif Family Winery Review: A Winery with Values

If you’re considering visiting Clif Family Winery, the first thing you may be wondering is – Is Clif Winery associated with Clif Bars? And yup. Yes, it is! But which came first?  In

Hailey wine tasting at the best wineries in Woodinville

Best Wineries in Woodinville You Don’t Want to Miss

Woodinville wine country is located just outside Seattle and offers a wide range of winery tasting experiences, including wine tours, beautiful tasting rooms with outdoor seating, and more! I reached out to local

Girard Winery exterior in Calistoga, CA

Girard Winery Review: A Calistoga Garden Oasis

It’s no secret that Calistoga is home to some of the best off-the-beaten-path wineries in Napa. And yet… people still don’t venture up here nearly often enough. The scenic views, sprawling vineyards, and

Paige Comrie wine tasting at Crocker and Starr Winery in St. Helena, Napa

Crocker and Starr Winery: Sustainability in Action

History being made, one day at a time. As one of the core, trailblazing women winemakers in Napa, Pam Starr believes in innovation. Today, that takes the form of sustainability in wine and touches

Best Bars in Big Bear:

Best Bars in Big Bear

In my opinion, the best part of California is having access to almost any kind of weather on demand. Better yet, you can drive from the beach to the mountains within a day’s

Tasting wine at a picnic in Napa

Where to Picnic in Napa: My Favorite Spots

When you think of wine tasting in Napa, you may think of sprawling fields of green filled with picnics and wine. But, this isn’t usually the case. In fact, having a picnic in

Old vine in Ribera del Duero vineyard

The Complete Guide to Ribera Del Duero Wine

Ribera del Duero Complete Guide Drinking it, Visiting It, and More! Ribera del Duero… even the way the name rolls off the tongue feels like you’re in for a delicious Spanish treat. And