CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: November 19th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Holiday Tea Time Top of the Mark It’s that time of year again, when I get invited for a sneak peek and taste of Tea Time at Top of the Mark. Let me tell you, this year like every year does not disappoint.  There is a new addition to the hotel this year The Nob Hill Club. It’s  a farm-to-table dining experience
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: November 14th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Wine Spectator Reveals 2014 Wine of the Year + Top 10 Wine Spectator has announced Dow’s Vintage Port 2011 as its 2014 Wine of the Year.  Like all Ports, Dow’s Vintage Port 2011 hails from the Douro River Valley in north central Portugal. This one was made by the Symington family, who has been making Port since 1882 and is the region’s single biggest landowner. In
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: November 10th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Random Acts of Flowers logo Random Acts of Flowers (RAF), a Knoxville, TN-based nonprofit organization that delivers smiles to neighbors in need in the form of repurposed floral arrangements, kicking off its expansion into the Silicon Valley area with a fundraising celebration and special floral delivery. On Thursday, Nov. 13, supporters, volunteers and staff will gather at 6:00 pm at
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: November 7th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Monique Soltani Peter Mondavi Sr Peter Mondavi, Sr.’s Celebration of the Century I have had the great pleasure of meeting Peter Mondavi, Sr. several times. The first was at the Morton’s Mondavi Make a Wish Dinner back in 2010. I have had the honor of interviewing Peter Mondavi, Sr. every year since. In 2011, 2012, and 2013 Peter Mondavi, Sr.
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: November 3rd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Puppy Justice Puppy Juice Last Week Tonight John Oliver Puppy Power: Wine Tasting is Ruff Work I’ve been inspired by Last Week Tonight with John Oliver and their #PuppyJustice video hoping to get more people interested in Supreme Court cases. I often get asked why more people don’t watch wine related videos. I wondered if more people would watch wine videos if they had
CATEGORY: Events   |   DATE: November 2nd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
FLAVOR NAPA VALLEY Flavor! Napa Valley kick offs this month in Napa Valley and Wine Oh TV fans get discount tickets to the annual celebration of food, wine and fun! The 2014 festivities kick off with an A list line up with two new events this year “Fried & True” and “Grapes & Grills”. Flavor! Napa Valley™ The