Napa Valley

CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: March 3rd, 2016
In this video, Monique Soltani heads to the Napa Valley and reports on the 20th annual Premiere Napa Valley!
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: February 22nd, 2016
Peter Mondavi, Sr., Passes away at 101. Mr. Peter Mondavi, Sr. was one of my favorite interviews. Here are three of them.
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: October 21st, 2015
Goosecross Cellars Soars with Coors Earlier this year (hence the double baby bump), I was invited to spend a spring afternoon with Christi Coors Ficeli. She gave me a sneak peek of the then in the works (now remodeled) Goosecross Cellars tasting room and winery. If her name sounds familiar that’s because it is. Yes,
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: October 15th, 2015
UPDATE: Monique here adding three more wicked wines to this story that was originally posted by Lindsey! BESIEGED ($15.99) Joel Peterson created this wicked Halloween wine for Ravenswood’s new Storyteller Series. BEISIEGED is a unique blend of Petite Sirah, Carignane and Zinfandel grapes with notes of blackberry, black cherry, and plum spiced with cardamom. Look
CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: October 12th, 2015
What impact will the California drought have on the 2015 Napa Valley harvest? What about the Lake County fire? Are there any reports of smoke taint affecting Napa Valley wines? When can I get my hands on a 2015 Napa Valley Cabernet? All your Napa Valley Harvest questioned are answered by the gurus behind the
CATEGORY: News   |   DATE: February 24th, 2015
Women and wine loving friends I’m thrilled to be one of the speakers at this year’s Women of the Vine Global Symposium. I hope you will join me!  I will be on the Perfect Pitch Panel moderated by my favorite Wine Fashionista Mary Orlin. If you can’t make the entire weekend, the “Women of the