Meadowood Napa Valley
Travel Blogs from St. Helena
... several of the area’s most fertile growing regions, most notably the areas that border Mt. St. Helena around the Calistoga, Yountville and Oak Knoll communities. The brand has consistently engaged the counsel of industry experts ...
... in the very reasonably priced ($15 per person) 'tasting' gets a full facility tour with each of SIX wines (most places only were giving us 4 tastes and ranged from $20 to over $50 for the privilege) being 'presented' in a different location of the surprisingly large facility. We had a very gregarious and passionate about her job girl lead our BIG group of four on basically a private tour. We were taken into the various buildings, through an ...
... still don't know where all the tourists were. You would have had trouble doing a drive by shooting in Napa...there was nothing to aim at. I had been warned how busy this period of the year would be but there was no sign of this anywhere we'd been today. Our hotel offered free wine tasting between 5-7pm so, that seemed the more appealing option at that stage.
The hotel wine tasting turned out to be the sampling of just two wines...a C******nay at $50 and ...
... still within St Helena) to V Sattui, which is really the only winery we encountered that had a deli with a whole range of sandwiches and lunch food stuff. The cost of the food is based on the weight, which was slightly annoying because the sandwiches are so huge and weigh so much and thus cost a lot! There is also ham and cheese in it. After you’ve gotten the food, there’s a picnic area (with benches) outside where patrons can eat (and nap if lightweights like myself ...
... if it was sprinkled with salt, it would be perfect!
My Aunt & Uncle had brought us Viet subs to eat for the ride to Napa... It was so good! The ride was pretty good with only one area that was a bit foggy. When we got to Napa, the sun was out and it was great! We started our wine tasting at Sterling vineyards in Calistoga. They have a gondola which takes you up to their vineyards and the self-guided tour. We got to try five different ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet