Founded in 1895, Larkmead, one of Napa’s oldest and most storied family-owned estates is certainly one to explore when visiting Napa Valley. We were fortunate to visit on a beautiful Fall day and were greeted by hummingbirds dancing in the garden. The winery, located in Calistoga, is now under the care of proprietors Cam and Kate Solari-Baker who took over the property in 1992.
November 02, 2021
October 24, 2021
Working out of a custom crush facility in Calistoga, as they recover from the devastating Glass Fire, Newton Vineyard, the dream of Peter Newton continues to shine. Now owned by LVMH, Newton Vineyard more than ever is showcasing the strength of their team as they continue to produce award winning wines during one of the most adverse times in the winery’s history.
October 17, 2021
After being grounded from traveling for over a year and half due to Covid restrictions, we were thrilled to once again be able to escape to California’s wine country. Our first stop was Napa Valley, more specifically Calistoga, Napa’s northern tip. Calistoga, known by many as the valley’s spa capital and the home of the famous mud baths, has a laid-back vibe reminiscent of the early Napa days.
- December 30, 2020