UNCORKING NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

There’s nothing like a trip to refresh  your menu! Our journey takes us through the valleys of Napa and Sonoma discovering the terrior of America's finest vineyards and artisanal products.

This is a leisurely tour focusing on food and wine in two heralded regions. It includes a variety of exclusive classes, tastings and meeting the individuals that make it happen in the region.  We’ll begin in America’s favorite city... San Francisco at The PALOMAR with a tour of the best kept food secrets before heading to Napa Valley via Carneros. After scouting Napa and enjoying Copia and CIA, we’ll continue into Sonoma for explorations of the great estates.  From spa time to cycling or balloon rides we can add some personalized twists. Villago Inn and Spa (3 nights) plus Charlie Palmer’s Hotel Healdsburg (2 nights)  -  Vineyard Visits & Tastings - Italian cluster-style architecture with spacious rooms, private patios, balconies and great amenities. Hotel Healdsburg is a resort unto itself, with a full service spa, pool, country gardens, and Charlie Palmer’s Dry Creek Kitchen.

Highlights

  • The Olive Press in Glen Ellen

  • Head for Petaluma for artisanal breads, cheeses and  produce

  • Hands-0n cooking class for our Sonoma Wine Country Supper

  • CIA at Greystone  - demo, lunch and tour

  • Bubbles at Domaine Carneros & Gloria Ferrer behind the scenes

  • Lunch at Bouchon Thomas Keller’s upscale brasserie

  • Visit with Joel Gott in St. Helena

  • The Copia Center for Wine, Food and the Arts one of Napa’s premier atractions

  • Neibaum-Coppola, Dominus and Clos Pegase

  • Beringer’s Wine & Cheese tutorial Private Reserve Room

  • Optional sunrise balloon ride giving you the ultimate “bird’s-eye view”

  • Learn why they are zealous at Silver Oak Cellars

Add on a weekend in San Francisco

Hip urban boutique hotel in the heart of SOMA.

Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market.

WOK Walking & tasting tour with Chinese Expert Chef Shirley Fong-Torres.

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