Best Napa Valley wineries for Bordeaux wine lovers

There’s no need to travel all the way to Bordeaux when you can have some fabulous Bordeaux-style blends Stateside. Napa Valley is certainly home to Cabernet in this country, but keep in mind that most Cabernet you’ll taste is really a blend, often involving some of the other four Bordeaux varietals.  I selected these wineries […]

A visit to Cliff Lede Vineyards, Napa Valley

Beyond the tasting room and sculpture garden, what I found really unique and interesting at Cliff Lede was the rock and roll theme that starts in the vineyard.  With plots named after rock classics like “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Born to be Wild” and “Layla”, it certainly makes it easy to remember which parts of the vineyard […]