Posts by Annette Hanami

Exciting new openings in Napa and Sonoma that are modern in look but steeped in history.Davis Estates Opens its (Barn) Doors in CalistogaPhoto A. HanamiThe latest addition to Calistoga fine wine destinations, Davis Estates offers tastings in a restored 1922 barn designed by Howard Backen.

Autumn is one of the best times to visit the land of bacchanalia. Get to it!

With the grand opening of its new 6,000 square foot visitor center, the winery emerged from the shadows to cast a brilliant light on its legacy.

Fall is in the air, leaves are changing and the scent of wine is everywhere. If this doesn’t lure you to Wine Country, come to check out these new hot spots in Downtown Napa.

B Cellars in the heart of Oakville represents a new wave of wineries offering relaxed, bespoke hospitality where the food is just as important as the wine.

For a total escape, Calistoga has it all.

A welcome new dining option in Saint Helena, an authentic Neopolitan pizzeria in Sonoma and a fresh new look for Hotel Healdsburg, all happening in Wine Country in August.

The design of San Francisco's new 20,000 sq. ft. Chinese culinary destination, China Live, is an inspirational tour through the country itself.

La Dolce Vita at Festival del Sol, exciting changes to the Saint Helena food scene and a premier wine festival from a chef’s point of view, these and more to plan for in Wine Country in July.

Lyon France is most famous for it’s food and wine culture but the city was really built on the artisanal trades of printing and silk production.