Train Wreck Friday

Come kick off the weekend at Pomar Junction Winery with our Train Wreck Friday night! Come see "The Blimp Pilots" from 5:30 – dusk on Friday, April 26th. Bring your own food to BBQ on our grill or enjoy BBQ from Steins Catering that will be available for purchase. Fed…

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Record-Breaking Sonoma Wine Country Weekend Revenues Support Local Charities and Economy

(Sonoma, CALIF.) — A total of $483,500 in proceeds from Sonoma Wine Country Weekend, the annual Labor Day Weekend collection of wine and food events jointly produced by the Sonoma County Vintners and the Sonoma Valley Vintners and Growers Alliance, were distributed to thirty-two Sonoma County beneficiaries today at St.…

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Cass Winemker Dinner-Global Fusion

Chef Jacob will be blending the best ingredients from multiple countries and pairing them with our estate wines. Fed By: Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance Upcoming Events

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Icahn Gains 2 Seats on Herbalife’s Board

Herbalife plans to give two board seats to Carl C. Icahn, as the health supplements maker further binds itself to its most outspoken outside defender of late.Source:http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/02/28/icahn-gains-2-seats-on-herbalifes-board/DealBook» Food & Beverage

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Wines from 2011 Vintage Propel Premiere Napa Valley to Near-Record Total

We are enormously grateful to raise $3.04 million today to further our efforts to promote, protect and enhance the Napa Valley. Cheers to the bidders and vintners who came together today to create a remarkable Premiere Napa Valley!  Steve Reynolds’ – of Reynolds Family Winery – double gavel start to Premiere…

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Michael Baldacci of Baldacci Family Vineyards shares some favorite #PNV13 lots

Premiere Napa Valley week is finally here! The Napa Valley has come alive with excitement and anticipation of this year’s auction. Three lots that I am looking forward to tasting on Saturday are Reynolds Family Winery, Cakebread Cellars, and the Ghost Block/Markham Vineyards joint lot…and of course, I must include…

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100% Napa Valley By The Glass for PNV Week

In celebration of Premiere Napa Valley week, and to showcase the best our wine region has to offer to the many trade and media who will be in town, the following local restaurants are offering 100% Napa Valley by-the-glass wine lists this week: Three cheers for our local restaurants supporting Napa Valley…

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“Prep your paddles!” J. Brewner from Judd’s Hill reporting for #PNV13

Premiere Napa Valley 2013 is all about stellar wines! This is truly the event of the season for any restauranteur or hotelier to get their hands on extremely limited lots of Napa Valley’s finest wines. Four of my personal favorites up for auction are Acacia’s Pinot Noir, Casa Nuestra’s Oakville…

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Freemark Abbey – Old School Napa

Freemark Abbey’s history began in 1886, when Josephine Tychson established the original winery along Route 29 in St. Helena, becoming one of the area’s first woman winegrowers. Although its name might indicate otherwise, the winery was never a monastery, nor was it ever inhabited by monks. Instead, the current winery…

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“Giddy as a School Kid” – A Vintner Perspective on Premiere Napa Valley (#PNV13)

Selling wine on the road to restaurants and retailers can be a tough gig from time to time. That said, there is no better time of year to work for a Napa Valley winery than just ahead of Premiere Napa Valley. There is an instant rapport when I walk into…

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