Tag: Napa

Napa 2015: Day 3


It’s good to have friends that motivate you. For a friend’s birthday, I put on a wine tasting (more on that in another post), and I got called out on my lack of writing/attention I have been giving our blog. Honestly, I’ve just been sort of lazy…sorry. I know it’s been a while since we posted…

Napa 2015: Day 2


Day 1 was absolutely fantastic and if you missed it, you can catch up here. After spending our first day in the Sonoma area, we were ready to kick off a day in the Napa Valley. We had another awesome day planned with tastings at Plumpjack Winery and Sequoia Grove, lunch at La Luna Market, a seated library…

Napa 2015: Day 1


Well, it has come and gone. That special time of the year that you can sit back and smile, and enjoy all the great things in this world. NO! I’m not talking about the holidays! I’m talking about our annual trip to Napa and Sonoma! It is like Christmas, your birthday, and everything else great…

Wednesday Wine Review: Here We Go Again!!

Welcome back everyone! I haven’t had a chance to drop a new post out there for almost two weeks. So I’m going to jump back into the saddle with a few reviews of some awesome wines. This week I’ll talk about the 2013 Orin Swift Mercury Head, 2012 Ridge Lytton Springs, and 2012 Stag’s Leap…

Wednesday Wine Review: Laird Family Estate Tasting

This was supposed to be my weekend wine review, but it is Wednesday, so you get a “Wednesday Wine Review” instead (crafty, I know). Last week we went down to Cellar 59, a great wine bar & shop in Kent, Ohio. They were holding a tasting event for Laird Family Estates hosted by the estate owner Rebecca Laird….