Napa Valley Pizza Chef's Online Italian Food Cooking Demos Draw Worldwide AudienceA celebrated Napa Valley chef offered a simple online cooking class to draw business to his pizza restaurant and it has become so popular that people now tune in from around the world.
Napa Valley Vineyards Preparing To Resume Wine Tasting With ModificationsWith Napa County wineries being idled now for almost two months, the Napa Valley Vintners group says it is developing a plan for the eventual reopening of wine tasting, with modifications.
California Wineries Embrace Virtual Tastings During Coronavirus ShutdownWineries that want to stay viable and connected to their customers during the pandemic are harnessing technology and platforms such as Facebook Live to offer virtual wine experiences.
Vintners In California's Wine Country Bracing for Big Coronavirus ImpactVinters like Napa Valley’s HALL Family Wines owner Kathryn Hall are bracing for a big hit.
Napa Valley Vintners Defend Buttigieg 'Wine Cave' Event; Warren Called Out for Big-Donor FundraisersThe Napa Valley winemakers who hosted a dinner at a “wine cave” for Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg are defending the fundraising event. Despite her pledge not to hold private fundraisers, Sen. Elizabeth Warren has continued to attend the kind of events for which she has criticized others.
Falconer And Her Flock Protect Napa Valley Vineyards From Massive DamageIntruders entering Napa Valley vineyards are threatening massive damage to the wine grape crop, but one woman and her small flock of helpers are standing in their way.
Wine Country Growers Boost Research to Combat Climate ChangeHarvest season has begun in the Napa Valley but the $160 billion wine industry could dry up if something isn't done to combat a changing climate.
College Admissions Scandal: Winemaker Agustin Hunneus Sentenced To 5 Months In Prison The former owner of a California wine business was sentenced to 5 months in prison Friday for his role in the college admissions scheme.
Unseasonable Rain in Napa Valley Threatens Chardonnay Grape YieldIt's a delicate time for flowering Chardonnay vines and a heavy rainfall can interfere with their pollination.
Passengers Describe Harrowing Hot Air Balloon Ride Into Live Power LinesPassengers who were riding in the hot air balloon that hit live power lines near Yountville and injuring three people were still shaken Monday night, describing how they felt the balloon pilot failed to do his job.
Legendary Napa Valley Vintner John Shafer Dies At 94Vintner John Shafer, who was part of a generation that helped elevate sleepy Napa Valley into the international wine powerhouse it is today, has died. He was 94.
Napa County Wineries, Environmentalists Clash Over Proposed Land-Use RulesA land-use fight is brewing in Napa County pitting environmental activists on one side and winery owners on the other.
Former Napa Valley Youth Mentor Charged In Child Porn CaseA former mentor at the California Boys and Girls club of Napa Valley has been charged in a child pornography case that includes thousands of photos and video.
San Francisco's Top 5 Wine Tasting Rooms To VisitFall is the most popular season for wine tasting, and while a trip to Napa to visit wineries in person is the quintessential Northern California vacation, there are also plenty of great tasting rooms closer to home.
Napa Valley Harvest Half Marathon Canceled Due to Smoke from Camp FireSunday's Napa Valley Harvest half marathon, 5K and 10K races have been canceled because of the poor air quality resulting from the smoke from the Butte County wildfires.