Category - Annual Events

Summer Serenades - Its Summer Concert Season in Wine Country

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Summer Serenades - Its Summer Concert Season in Wine Country

May 09, 2024

This year's summer concert line up is sizzling!.

Sip, Savor, Celebrate: Get Ready for International Sauvignon Blanc Day 2024!

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Sip, Savor, Celebrate: Get Ready for International Sauvignon Blanc Day 2024!

May 02, 2024

Hey wine lovers! Mark your calendars and pick your favorite bottle, International Sauvignon Blanc Day is May 6, 2024....

Luck of the Irish Food and Wine Pairings

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Luck of the Irish Food and Wine Pairings

Mar 07, 2024

C'mon can’t we agree it’s time to ditch the tired corned beef and cabbage routine? This year why not spice things up with some fresh, mouthwatering recipes that'll make your taste buds dance an Irish jig!.

Revel in the Splendor of Spring Events in Wine Country

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Revel in the Splendor of Spring Events in Wine Country

Feb 29, 2024

Celebrate the season of renewal, rejuvenation, and revelry – and let CellarPass.com be your guide to an unforgettable springtime in wine country..

Escape to Wine Country: The Ultimate Getaway with CellarPass

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Escape to Wine Country: The Ultimate Getaway with CellarPass

Jun 14, 2024

Book your wine country getaway with CellarPass for exclusive tastings, stunning views, and memorable experiences!.

Cheers to Dads and Grads: Indulge in the Best Wine Pairing Experiences

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Cheers to Dads and Grads: Indulge in the Best Wine Pairing Experiences

Jun 06, 2024

Way beyond cheese and wine, these wine and food experiences turn wine tasting into a full-fledged culinary adventure....

The Wine Fermentation Cycle: From Vineyard to Bottle

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The Wine Fermentation Cycle: From Vineyard to Bottle

Jun 04, 2024

Discover the intricate wine fermentation process, from grape harvest to bottle, blending nature and art..

The Role of Wine Barrels in Winemaking: A Journey from Oak to Glass

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The Role of Wine Barrels in Winemaking: A Journey from Oak to Glass

Jun 03, 2024

Every wonder why wines are aged in wood barrels?.

Grape Harvest: From Vine to Wine

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Grape Harvest: From Vine to Wine

Jun 02, 2024

From vineyard to fermenter: the meticulous journey of grapes transforming into exquisite wine..

Exploring Grapevine Training Systems for Wine Production

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Exploring Grapevine Training Systems for Wine Production

May 31, 2024

Learn about all the different grape vine training systems like Wagon Wheel, T Trellis, VSP, Guyot, and Pergola..

The Best Vineyard Hikes, Tours and Top Picnic Destinations

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The Best Vineyard Hikes, Tours and Top Picnic Destinations

May 30, 2024

Today we’re inviting you on an “off road” adventure of vineyard tours and the simple elegance of relaxing picnics at charming winery destinations..

Top Summer Wine Picks

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Top Summer Wine Picks

May 16, 2024

Ah, summer the season of sun-kissed picnics, lazy afternoons by the pool, and, of course, the perfect excuse to indulge in some delicious wines that pair oh-so-nicely with the warm weather vibes..

Exploring Wineries of the Monticello Wine Region

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Exploring Wineries of the Monticello Wine Region

May 09, 2024

Venture out on a vinous odyssey through Virginia's historic Monticello Wine Region. Discover renowned wineries, rich history, and exquisite flavors..

Summer Serenades - Its Summer Concert Season in Wine Country

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Summer Serenades - Its Summer Concert Season in Wine Country

May 09, 2024

This year's summer concert line up is sizzling!.

Northern Virginia Wine Journey: Exploring the Best Vineyards of Loudoun County

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Northern Virginia Wine Journey: Exploring the Best Vineyards of Loudoun County

May 07, 2024

Venture out on a wine lover's dream journey through Loudoun County, Virginia, exploring iconic vineyards like Breaux Vineyards, Boxwood Estate Winery, Cana Vineyards, Greenhill Winery, Bluemont Vineyard, and Stone Tower Winery..

Exploring the Iconic Napa Valley Signs: A Journey Through Napa's Iconic History

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Exploring the Iconic Napa Valley Signs: A Journey Through Napa's Iconic History

May 03, 2024

Many people that visit Napa Valley think there's only one sign, but there's actually two!.

Sip, Savor, Celebrate: Get Ready for International Sauvignon Blanc Day 2024!

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Sip, Savor, Celebrate: Get Ready for International Sauvignon Blanc Day 2024!

May 02, 2024

Hey wine lovers! Mark your calendars and pick your favorite bottle, International Sauvignon Blanc Day is May 6, 2024....

5 Instagram-Worthy Wineries in Napa Valley: A Blend of Beauty and Taste (2024 Edition)

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5 Instagram-Worthy Wineries in Napa Valley: A Blend of Beauty and Taste (2024 Edition)

May 02, 2024

Embark on a visual journey through Napa Valley's most captivating wineries! From medieval castles to contemporary estates, discover the perfect blend of beauty and taste..

Guide to Tasting Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon (2024 Edition)

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Guide to Tasting Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon (2024 Edition)

May 01, 2024

Embark on a sensory voyage through Sonoma's finest Cabernet Sauvignon. Discover the nuances of this iconic varietal in just a sip..

Guide to Tasting Napa Cabernet Sauvignon (2024 Edition)

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Guide to Tasting Napa Cabernet Sauvignon (2024 Edition)

May 01, 2024

Embark on a sensory voyage through Napa's finest Cabernet Sauvignon. Discover the pleasures of this iconic varietal in just a sip..

Treat Mom to Treasured Moments in Wine Country

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Treat Mom to Treasured Moments in Wine Country

Apr 25, 2024

This Mother's Day, go beyond the ordinary and treat Mom to an unforgettable celebration in wine country. Because, let's be honest, you just might be the reason mommy drinks ;-).

Discover the Charm of Texas Hill Wine Country: A Wine Lover's Paradise

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Discover the Charm of Texas Hill Wine Country: A Wine Lover's Paradise

Apr 24, 2024

It's time to visit Texas Hill Wine Country where rolling hills meet vineyards, and every sip tells a story. Join us on a journey through the region's top wineries, from the legacy of Messina Hof to the boutique charm of Covington Hill Country..

From Ancient Times to Modern Trends: Rosé's Everlasting Appeal

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From Ancient Times to Modern Trends: Rosé's Everlasting Appeal

Apr 18, 2024

If it feels like rosé has recently become the star of the wine world, you're not imagining it. What might be surprising, however, is that rosé is actually one of the oldest wine styles in existence, dating back to the ancient Phoenicians. That's right—civilizations have been enjoying this pink drink for centuries..

All The Things You Need to Know Before You Go To Napa Valley

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All The Things You Need to Know Before You Go To Napa Valley

Apr 17, 2024

Before embarking on your journey to Napa Valley, it's essential to be well-prepared for the ultimate wine country experience. This comprehensive guide covers everything from planning your visit during off-peak seasons and making winery reservations to exploring beyond wine tasting and budgeting wisely..

Navigating Your First Wine Tasting: A Guide to Etiquette and Enjoyment

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Navigating Your First Wine Tasting: A Guide to Etiquette and Enjoyment

Apr 17, 2024

Venturing into the world of wine tasting for the first time is an exciting prospect, but it can also feel daunting without a roadmap of etiquette. Fear not! In this guide, we'll walk you through the dos and don'ts of attending your inaugural tasting at a winery or tasting room, ensuring you sip, swirl, and savor with confidence and grace..

All The Things You Need to Know Before You Go To Sonoma Wine Country

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All The Things You Need to Know Before You Go To Sonoma Wine Country

Apr 17, 2024

Before embarking on your journey to Sonoma wine country, it's essential to be well-prepared for the ultimate wine country experience. This comprehensive guide covers everything from planning your visit during off-peak seasons and making winery reservations to exploring beyond wine tasting and budgeting wisely..

Spring Fever and Spring Wine Releases

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Spring Fever and Spring Wine Releases

Apr 11, 2024

Dreaming of an unforgettable spring break filled with adventure, relaxation, and of course, plenty of wine?.

Exploring Wine Country with Passport Events!

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Exploring Wine Country with Passport Events!

Apr 04, 2024

Discover new favorite wines to fill your cellar from popular wine regions with passport events!.

Discovering Napa's Views | The Quest for the Best Cabernet and Scenic Wineries

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Discovering Napa's Views | The Quest for the Best Cabernet and Scenic Wineries

Apr 02, 2024

Napa Valley, a haven for wine lovers, offers an array of experiences that captivate the senses. In our quest for the best Cabernet and the most stunning winery views, we uncover hidden gems like Stag's Leap Wine Cellars and Sterling Vineyards. These renowned estates showcase the region's finest Cabernets and panoramic vistas, ensuring an unforgettable journey through Napa's enchanting landscapes and world-class wines..

Breathtaking Sonoma Wine Country Views | The Quest for the Best Cabernet and Scenic Wineries

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Breathtaking Sonoma Wine Country Views | The Quest for the Best Cabernet and Scenic Wineries

Apr 02, 2024

Discover Sonoma's allure with its acclaimed Cabernets and stunning winery vistas. From Jordan Vineyard's elegance to Ram's Gate Winery's panoramic views, Sonoma offers a blend of wine excellence and natural beauty. Experience the best of both worlds in this California gem..

Exploring Russian River Valley Wine Country: A Pinot Lover's Paradise

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Exploring Russian River Valley Wine Country: A Pinot Lover's Paradise

Apr 02, 2024

Explore Russian River Valley's scenic beauty and renowned wineries. From Sebastopol's J Vineyards to Halleck Vineyard, Benovia, and more, discover exceptional wines amidst picturesque landscapes. Culinary delights abound, making each moment in this Sonoma gem unforgettable..

Local Tips to Planning Your First Wine Tasting in Napa Valley

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Local Tips to Planning Your First Wine Tasting in Napa Valley

Apr 01, 2024

For a successful first visit to a Napa Valley winery, plan ahead, make reservations using CellarPass.com, dress comfortably, and consider transportation options. Approach tastings with an open mind and savor the experience. Cheers to exploring Napa Valley's renowned wine country!.

Planning Your First Visit to a Sonoma County Winery: Tips and Tricks from a Local

Planning Your First Visit to a Sonoma County Winery: Tips and Tricks from a Local

Apr 01, 2024

Prepare for your first visit to Sonoma County wineries with these insider tips: plan ahead, use CellarPass.com for reservations, arrange transportation, dress comfortably, embrace discovery, and savor every moment. With its scenic landscapes and renowned wines, Sonoma County offers an unforgettable experience for wine enthusiasts. Cheers to exploring this vibrant wine country!.

Discovering Woodinville Tasting Rooms: Your Complete Handbook

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Discovering Woodinville Tasting Rooms: Your Complete Handbook

Apr 01, 2024

Embarking on a tasting adventure in Woodinville, WA? With tasting rooms conveniently clustered within different regions of the city, planning your itinerary is a breeze. Utilize CellarPass.com for easy reservations and explore multiple locations in close proximity. Dress comfortably and immerse yourself in the diverse array of wines each tasting room has to offer. Enjoy every sip and toast to the beauty of Woodinville's wine country. Cheers!.

Why Understanding Event Cancellation Policies Matters: A Guide for Savvy Consumers

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Why Understanding Event Cancellation Policies Matters: A Guide for Savvy Consumers

Apr 01, 2024

Understand event cancellation policies before booking, don't let surprises spoil your experience..

Planning Your Dream Napa Valley Winery Wedding: Overcoming Challenges and Making Memories

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Planning Your Dream Napa Valley Winery Wedding: Overcoming Challenges and Making Memories

Apr 01, 2024

Plan your dream Napa Valley winery wedding amidst rolling vineyards and lush gardens. Overcome challenges like permits, catering, and timing for an unforgettable experience. Cheers to love and happily ever after!.

The Final Pour! Top Wines for Championship Celebrations

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The Final Pour! Top Wines for Championship Celebrations

Mar 26, 2024

In the spirit of excellence, we've curated a selection of top wines from the prestigious 2024 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition..

Spring Flings and Easter Events in Wine Country

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Spring Flings and Easter Events in Wine Country

Mar 21, 2024

Get ready to savor the season's finest flavors and create cherished memories amidst the picturesque vineyards of Wine Country. As spring blooms in all its glory, it's time to indulge in a celebration like no other – and we've curated the perfect itinerary just for you..

5 Irresistible Reasons to Make Texas Hill Country Your Next Travel Destination

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5 Irresistible Reasons to Make Texas Hill Country Your Next Travel Destination

Mar 14, 2024

There is just so much to do and see in Texas Hill Country, not to mention some truly incredible wine experiences topped with that warm southern hospitality. But if that isn't enough to convince you, we've got five more reasons to put Texas Hill Country on the top of your travel bucket list..

Luck of the Irish Food and Wine Pairings

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Luck of the Irish Food and Wine Pairings

Mar 07, 2024

C'mon can’t we agree it’s time to ditch the tired corned beef and cabbage routine? This year why not spice things up with some fresh, mouthwatering recipes that'll make your taste buds dance an Irish jig!.

Perfect Sunday Roast with Guinness au Jus

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Perfect Sunday Roast with Guinness au Jus

Mar 07, 2024

Here’s your go to secret for a mouth-watering prime rib roast with crunchy herb crust and a rich au jus..

Revel in the Splendor of Spring Events in Wine Country

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Revel in the Splendor of Spring Events in Wine Country

Feb 29, 2024

Celebrate the season of renewal, rejuvenation, and revelry – and let CellarPass.com be your guide to an unforgettable springtime in wine country..

The Art of Celebrating All the Little Things

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The Art of Celebrating All the Little Things

Feb 22, 2024

Whether it's that rare vintage you've been saving for a special occasion or that exquisite bottle you brought back from your travels abroad, National Open That Bottle Day is the perfect excuse to savor the moment and celebrate the art of fine living..

Embrace the Solo Spirit this Wine-Lover's Season

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Embrace the Solo Spirit this Wine-Lover's Season

Feb 15, 2024

Imagine savoring a delightful journey where each sip reveals secrets of its origin..

Celebrate Love in Wine Country

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Celebrate Love in Wine Country

Feb 08, 2024

A Valentine's Day Guide for Food, Wine, and Travel Enthusiasts.

Sipping in Style: The Perfect Wine Pairings for The Silver Fox's Sweet Tooth

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Sipping in Style: The Perfect Wine Pairings for The Silver Fox's Sweet Tooth

Feb 01, 2024

We've got the inside scoop on the ultimate wine pairings for two of life's sweetest indulgences – chocolate cake with mocha buttercream frosting and Meyer lemon tart..

Sip, Sip, Hooray! Celebrating National Irish Coffee Day

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Sip, Sip, Hooray! Celebrating National Irish Coffee Day

Jan 25, 2024

Celebrate National Irish Coffee Day with the lore and history of this beloved coffee cocktail..

Cabernet Dreaming Napa Valley

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Cabernet Dreaming Napa Valley

Jan 18, 2024

Cabernet Sauvignon is perhaps the most wintery of wines. Maybe because of the heavy tannins, a classic Cabernet characteristic, that wrap around your tastebuds like a warm overcoat along with baking spice notes of clove and cinnamon make this wine and ideal companion for nights by a crackling fire..

Winter Hygge and Mulled Wine

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Winter Hygge and Mulled Wine

Jan 11, 2024

A blend of wine, spices and sweetener like honey or sugar, mulled wine is an aromatic winter cocktail that will warm your hands and soul..

Top Wine Picks for Apres Ski

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Top Wine Picks for Apres Ski

Jan 04, 2024

Whether you ski or not après is where everyone comes together to enjoy one of the best parts of the snow lifestyle..

Sparkling Experiences and New Year's Eve Celebrations

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Sparkling Experiences and New Year's Eve Celebrations

Dec 21, 2023

Delight in a journey through wine country where sparkling wines take center stage....

'Tis The Season To Be Jolly In Wine Country

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'Tis The Season To Be Jolly In Wine Country

Dec 14, 2023

Wine country transforms into a winter wonderland during the holiday season, offering a unique and festive experience for wine lovers and holiday revelers alike..

Vintage Vibes and Festive Cheers This Holiday Season

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Vintage Vibes and Festive Cheers This Holiday Season

Dec 07, 2023

'Tis the season for gatherings and holiday parties galore, and what better way to celebrate than by throwing a retro-inspired cocktail soiree that transports your guests back in time?.

Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things 2023

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Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things 2023

Nov 30, 2023

The ultimate wine country lifestyle holiday gift guide..

Easy and Elegant Thanksgiving Table Decorating Ideas

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Easy and Elegant Thanksgiving Table Decorating Ideas

Nov 17, 2023

Are you a member of the "I'd-rather-sip-wine-than-arrange-centerpieces" club? Discover budget-friendly, time-saving Thanksgiving decor tips that would make Martha Stewart proud and won't cramp your style or your schedule..

Your Ultimate Wine Country Holiday Awaits

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Your Ultimate Wine Country Holiday Awaits

Nov 09, 2023

This winter, let the inviting aromas of fine wines and the glow of twinkling lights guide you through a wine-filled wonderland..

Top 10 Most Unusual Thanksgiving Dishes

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Top 10 Most Unusual Thanksgiving Dishes

Nov 02, 2023

We've got our top no fail wine picks for your Thanksgiving feast. Plus we’re sharing the top 10 most unusual Thanksgiving dishes that may inspire and perhaps horrify you....

The Garagiste Festival- Paso Robles

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The Garagiste Festival- Paso Robles

Oct 27, 2023

The Garagiste Festival has always been about discovery and access to the best hard-to-find, micro-wineries in California (and beyond)..

Spirits Uncorked: A Haunting Halloween in Wine Country

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Spirits Uncorked: A Haunting Halloween in Wine Country

Oct 26, 2023

Check out these spooktacular events and get your tickets before the ghosts do….

The Best Sonoma County Cabernets

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The Best Sonoma County Cabernets

Oct 24, 2023

The majority of Sonoma County enjoys the benefits of warm days and cool nights creating the ideal growing conditions for Sonoma winemakers to produce some of the best Cabernet Sauvignons in the world..

A Taste of Harvest: Exploring the Rich Hues of Wine Country

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A Taste of Harvest: Exploring the Rich Hues of Wine Country

Oct 19, 2023

Regardless of your wine country preference, harvest season is an invitation to unwind and immerse yourself in the kaleidoscope of fall colors..

The Best Sonoma County Pinot Noirs

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The Best Sonoma County Pinot Noirs

Oct 13, 2023

If you can visit Sonoma County during harvest season (we call it crush season) then you'll be grinning ear to ear as the aromas of harvest in full swing is hypnotic..

Taste of Harvest: Top 5 Fall Flavors

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Taste of Harvest: Top 5 Fall Flavors

Oct 13, 2023

This week we’re exploring the top five fall flavors, delicious recipes to try and sharing our favorite wine pairings to inspire your autumn and holiday menus..

Taste of Harvest: Top Fall Activities

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Taste of Harvest: Top Fall Activities

Oct 06, 2023

As the warm summer days begin to fade and the fall colors come to life, now's the time to visit wine country. #instagramworthy.

Taste of Harvest: Top Harvest Events

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Taste of Harvest: Top Harvest Events

Sep 28, 2023

The 2023 harvest is underway and you can see all the exciting harvest-related activities by booking a getaway on CellarPass..

Taste of Harvest: Wine and Dine in Wine Country This Fall

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Taste of Harvest: Wine and Dine in Wine Country This Fall

Sep 21, 2023

This fall, elevate your appreciation for the culinary arts and the world of wine, forging unforgettable memories that resonate long after the leaves have fallen....

Taste of Harvest: Cheers to the 2023 Vintage!

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Taste of Harvest: Cheers to the 2023 Vintage!

Sep 07, 2023

For all the vineyard works and the winemakers, this is the critical time to produce one of their best harvests to date. Come check out all the 2023 harvest action by booking a getaway on CellarPass..

The Definitive BBQ Recipe: Balsamic Glazed Grilled Portobello Mushrooms

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The Definitive BBQ Recipe: Balsamic Glazed Grilled Portobello Mushrooms

Sep 01, 2023

Our Balsamic Glazed Grilled Portobello Mushrooms compose a medley of flavors that effortlessly dances with your favorite wines..

Harvesting Delights: Labor Day BBQ Extravaganza for Wine Aficionados

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Harvesting Delights: Labor Day BBQ Extravaganza for Wine Aficionados

Sep 01, 2023

As we herald the 2023 vintage, usher in the long weekend, we'll share with you two of our favorite Labor Day weekend culinary delights, wine pairing tips and more..

Backyard Labor Day BBQ: Grilled Herb-Crusted Lamb Chops

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Backyard Labor Day BBQ: Grilled Herb-Crusted Lamb Chops

Sep 01, 2023

When it comes to a BBQ that complements your fine taste in wine, look no further than our Grilled Herb-Crusted Lamb Chops..

A Sojourn through Paso Robles and San Miguel Wine Country - Exclusively for Vault Members

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A Sojourn through Paso Robles and San Miguel Wine Country - Exclusively for Vault Members

Aug 24, 2023

Go beyond Paso Robles and explore some of the "off the beaten path" wineries and tasting rooms that await for you in San Miguel..

Top 5 Reasons to Book Your Late Summer Escape to Wine Country

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Top 5 Reasons to Book Your Late Summer Escape to Wine Country

Aug 17, 2023

Whether you're a seasoned oenophile or simply seeking a relaxing escape, this season promises an array of unforgettable experiences that will linger in your heart long after you've departed..

CellarPass Presents a Night to Remember: Patrick Walsh Live on August 12th at Acumen Wines in Downtown Napa

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CellarPass Presents a Night to Remember: Patrick Walsh Live on August 12th at Acumen Wines in Downtown Napa

Aug 10, 2023

Don't miss the enchanting fusion of soulful melodies and fine wines as Patrick Walsh performs live at Acumen Wines on August 12th!.

Captivate Your Guests: The Power of Images in Special Event Listings on CellarPass

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Captivate Your Guests: The Power of Images in Special Event Listings on CellarPass

Aug 04, 2023

Invest Just Two Minutes and Increase Your Experience Bookings by 22%.

Fun Tasting Experiences Plus, Beach and Poolside Wine Picks for the Ultimate Summer Vibes

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Fun Tasting Experiences Plus, Beach and Poolside Wine Picks for the Ultimate Summer Vibes

Aug 03, 2023

Make it more than a splash with these beach and poolside sippers….

Dueling Pianos at Monticello Napa Valley: An Unforgettable Evening of Music and Fun

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Dueling Pianos at Monticello Napa Valley: An Unforgettable Evening of Music and Fun

Jul 31, 2023

Get ready for an extraordinary night of music, wine, and laughter at CellarPass' Dueling Pianos, nestled in picturesque Monticello Napa Valley!.

Celebrating with Style: Birthday Cake & Wine Pairings

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Celebrating with Style: Birthday Cake & Wine Pairings

Jul 20, 2023

No birthday celebration is complete without a delightful cake. When it comes to pairing cake with wine, use our carefully curated pairing guide, so your next celebration is destined to be an unforgettable experience..

Discover Wine Country's Hidden Gem : Paso Robles, California

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Discover Wine Country's Hidden Gem : Paso Robles, California

Jul 11, 2023

When it comes to wine country destinations, names like Napa Valley and Sonoma County often dominate the conversation, but today we'll give you 6 good reasons to book your next winetasting trip to Paso Robles, California..

Indulge in the Perfect Pairing: Wine and Chocolate Delights Await!

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Indulge in the Perfect Pairing: Wine and Chocolate Delights Await!

Jul 07, 2023

Today is World Chocolate Day, what perfect time to talk about one of my all-time favorite indulgences: the heavenly combination of wine and chocolate....

Celebrating Independent Wineries: Embracing the Richness of Handcrafted Artisan Wines

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Celebrating Independent Wineries: Embracing the Richness of Handcrafted Artisan Wines

Jun 29, 2023

By seeking out these small and often family-owned businesses, we unlock a world of unique flavors and experiences that transcend the ordinary....

Let the Music Move You: Its Concert Season in Wine Country

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Let the Music Move You: Its Concert Season in Wine Country

Jun 22, 2023

Grab your tickets early to ensure your spot in the crowd, as they are disappearing faster than a bottle of rosé on a hot summer day..

Whimsical Delights: Sipping Wine al Fresco

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Whimsical Delights: Sipping Wine al Fresco

Jun 15, 2023

Step into a realm of enchantment where the allure of nature and the indulgence of fine wine converge—a whimsical outdoor patio, a quiet table amidst the vines, or a relaxed Adirondack on a lush lawn..

A Perfect Gift for Dads and Grads: Dive into Extraordinary Experiences with A Vault Membership

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A Perfect Gift for Dads and Grads: Dive into Extraordinary Experiences with A Vault Membership

Jun 08, 2023

Visit over 60 delightful tasting rooms, featuring wineries, breweries and distilleries. Plus, Vault members receive VIP access and exclusive pricing to select CellarPass events!.

Experience the Best of Wine Country: Unforgettable Summer Events Await!

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Experience the Best of Wine Country: Unforgettable Summer Events Await!

May 25, 2023

Let's dive into the exciting events that will make your summer getaway an absolute delight!.

Raise a Glass: Sparkling Wine for Summer Celebrations and Entertaining 2023

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Raise a Glass: Sparkling Wine for Summer Celebrations and Entertaining 2023

May 18, 2023

From elegant dinner parties to casual backyard barbecues, or lounging by the water, sparkling wine adds a touch of sophistication and festivity to any gathering....

Wine, Dine, and Unwind: The Best Mother's Day Events in Wine Country 2023

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Wine, Dine, and Unwind: The Best Mother's Day Events in Wine Country 2023

May 11, 2023

This weekend, many wineries and vineyards are hosting unique events and activities to celebrate Mother's Day, from wine tastings and vineyard tours to brunches and spa days..

May the Wine Be With You: Perfect Pairings for Your Favorite Star Wars Characters

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May the Wine Be With You: Perfect Pairings for Your Favorite Star Wars Characters

May 04, 2023

Join us as we explore the perfect wine pairings for our favorite Star Wars characters, just in time for May 4th..

Eco-Friendly Wine Country Adventures: Electric Vehicle Charging in Wine Country 2023

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Eco-Friendly Wine Country Adventures: Electric Vehicle Charging in Wine Country 2023

Apr 27, 2023

We're excited to share with you some of the best eco-friendly wine country adventures in California....

Top 10 Best Wineries & Tasting Rooms in Chelan Wine Country

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Top 10 Best Wineries & Tasting Rooms in Chelan Wine Country

Apr 20, 2023

Our team of concierges have selected their top 10 picks of best wineries and tasting rooms to visit in Chelan Wine Country.

The Ultimate Guide to Rosé Wine and Wine Country Events 2023

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The Ultimate Guide to Rosé Wine and Wine Country Events 2023

Apr 13, 2023

Embark on a thrilling wine and travel journey with me as I uncover the top Rosé wines and wine country events....

Brunching like a Boss: A Delicious Journey of Southern Flavors 2023

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Brunching like a Boss: A Delicious Journey of Southern Flavors 2023

Apr 06, 2023

Get ready to elevate your weekend gatherings! This week we reveal the secrets to hosting an unforgettable brunch party that will have your guests talking about it for weeks..

Say "No" to FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) This Summer

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Say "No" to FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) This Summer

Mar 31, 2023

Don't miss your chance to experience the hottest ticketed events of the summer. Our events are selling fast and you don't want to miss out on the fun..

Spring Wine Country Getaways and Top Events 2023

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Spring Wine Country Getaways and Top Events 2023

Mar 23, 2023

As the weather begins to warm up and the flowers start to bloom, it’s time to plan your spring wine country getaway..

The Adult Easter Egg Hunt is ON!!!

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The Adult Easter Egg Hunt is ON!!!

Mar 22, 2023

Join us for our largest adult Easter egg hunt ever! Over 50 locations- have fun & win prizes!.

The St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef Dilemma Boiled vs. Roasted 2023

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The St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef Dilemma Boiled vs. Roasted 2023

Mar 16, 2023

Our resident Vineyard Vixen takes on the great debate on this St. Patrick's Day- Boiled or Roasted?.

CellarPass' The Vault BottleRock Napa Valley 2023 Tickets Promotion

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CellarPass' The Vault BottleRock Napa Valley 2023 Tickets Promotion

Mar 02, 2023

The CellarPass' The Vault membership program is all about hanging out with friends and sharing in new experiences. And to get you into one of the most sought-after live events of the year, we're giving away tickets to BottleRock Napa Valley!.

Lucky Hidden Gems and Spring Flings 2023

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Lucky Hidden Gems and Spring Flings 2023

Mar 02, 2023

Looking for something unique and off the beaten path? Like a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow, boutique wineries will ensure you receive personalized service, access to unique and often private wine-tasting experiences ranging from sit down tastings of flights or verticals..

March Madness Slam Dunk Wine Pairings 2023

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March Madness Slam Dunk Wine Pairings 2023

Mar 02, 2023

NCAA March Madness starts next week. It's time to get your brackets ready and round up your friends. We've got some slam dunk wine and food pairings to make you the champion of game night..

Spring Wine Releases and Top Events 2023

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Spring Wine Releases and Top Events 2023

Feb 23, 2023

Regardless of what that groundhog claims, Rosé and spring release parties are popping up and that means Spring is just around the corner..

Wine Country Wishes and Cabernet Dreams 2023

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Wine Country Wishes and Cabernet Dreams 2023

Feb 16, 2023

If Cabernet makes your heart swoon, then you’ll love this week’s featured tasting rooms..

Winning Recipe and Wine Pairing For The Big Game

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Winning Recipe and Wine Pairing For The Big Game

Feb 09, 2023

A delicious chili receipt that you can make ahead of the big game that is sure to score mega points at your viewing party this weekend. Plus it's safe for the gluten sensitive in your bunch..

Wine Country | Where Lasting Memories & Friendships Are Made

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Wine Country | Where Lasting Memories & Friendships Are Made

Feb 02, 2023

You can travel long and far to get that ultimate wine tasting experience, but you'll be pleasantly surprised as what's waiting for you at nearby urban tasting room locations..

Discovering Urban Tasting Rooms | Top 10 Picks 2023

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Discovering Urban Tasting Rooms | Top 10 Picks 2023

Jan 26, 2023

You can travel long and far to get that ultimate wine tasting experience, but you'll be pleasantly surprised as what's waiting for you at nearby urban tasting room locations..

Love is in the Air | Book an Intimate Getaway 2023

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Love is in the Air | Book an Intimate Getaway 2023

Jan 19, 2023

Love is in the air in wine country for the month of February...the crowds are gone, the roads are quiet and it's the perfect time to feel like you own the place..

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Wine Country this Winter

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Wine Country this Winter

Jan 12, 2023

Winter is the perfect time to visit wine country, there's no crowds and there's plenty of deals to be had..

Top 10 Ways to Celebrate the New Year 2023

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Top 10 Ways to Celebrate the New Year 2023

Dec 29, 2022

Ringing in the New Year has always been a big family tradition for us. And each year we do our best to one-up what we did last year..

Boosting Ticket Sales by inviting Past Attendees

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Boosting Ticket Sales by inviting Past Attendees

Dec 20, 2022

This article covers simple tips to boosting your ticket sales using the Communication Manager..

Sparkling New Year Events

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Sparkling New Year Events

Dec 15, 2022

Elegant New Year's Eve soirees and sparkling events to start the year off right!.

Good til the Last Drop, Holiday Parties and Leftover Wine

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Good til the Last Drop, Holiday Parties and Leftover Wine

Dec 08, 2022

Don't make the crime of pouring wine down the drain....

Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things 2022

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Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things 2022

Dec 01, 2022

The ultimate wine country lifestyle holiday gift guide..

10 Best Things to Do in Napa Valley Besides Wine Tasting 2022

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10 Best Things to Do in Napa Valley Besides Wine Tasting 2022

Nov 20, 2022

Napa Valley is the premiere destination to go wine tasting, but it also offers plenty of other things to do for everyone in your group..

The Benefits of Using Gift Cards for Your Business

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The Benefits of Using Gift Cards for Your Business

Nov 18, 2022

No matter the size and scope of your business, a modern gift card program can be easy and affordable to implement. Consider these eight ways that gift cards can further benefit your business..

2022 Thanksgiving Wine Picks and Festive Holiday Events

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2022 Thanksgiving Wine Picks and Festive Holiday Events

Nov 17, 2022

I absolutely love Thanksgiving, it is possibly my favorite holiday meal of the year, follow me for tips on cooking the best Turkey ever!.

The Best Things to Do in Paso Robles Wine Country

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The Best Things to Do in Paso Robles Wine Country

Nov 09, 2022

Visiting the Paso Robles area for the first time and looking to experience some exciting activities? If you are an avid hiker, fine art connoisseur, foodie, or water sport lover, Paso Robles has a little of something for everyone in your group..

Why Become a Member of CellarPass' The Vault

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Why Become a Member of CellarPass' The Vault

Nov 04, 2022

CellarPass' The Vault was created to introduce to you our personal favorites we've discovered through our years of touring the US for cool tasting rooms..

The Perfect Day Touring & Tasting Through Historic Amador County

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The Perfect Day Touring & Tasting Through Historic Amador County

Nov 03, 2022

Traveling about Amador Wine Country you'll quickly find that you are in a very special part of California. Follow our travels through this picturesque region and read how you can make it the perfect day trip destination for wine tasting, shopping and culinary delights..

Introducing CellarPass' The Vault | A New Craft Beverage Community

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Introducing CellarPass' The Vault | A New Craft Beverage Community

Nov 01, 2022

We are creating a new community of adventure-minded people that have a thirst for craft beverage. Tap into our community of craft-beverage enthusiasts that have a thirst for undiscovered destinations and live events..

Furthering the Future of Customer Loyalty

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Furthering the Future of Customer Loyalty

Oct 31, 2022

No matter the size and scope of your business, a modern gift card program can be easy and affordable to implement. Consider these eight ways that gift cards can further benefit your business..

The Best Pinot Noirs from the California Coast

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The Best Pinot Noirs from the California Coast

Oct 29, 2022

Much like Cabernets, Pinot Noirs come in all sorts of styles, from light-bodied to what I call are the “fruit bombs” where they are bold and in your face. If this is the style you want, you'll want California Coastal Pinot Noirs..

Top 6 Ghost Wineries and Haunted Tasting Rooms in Wine Country

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Top 6 Ghost Wineries and Haunted Tasting Rooms in Wine Country

Oct 27, 2022

Ghost Wineries are a very special group of wineries with a spooky name, but each has a history as vibrant, rich and enchanting as the wines they produce today..

The Best Things to Do in Napa Valley

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The Best Things to Do in Napa Valley

Oct 26, 2022

I'm sharing with my personal top picks of things to do in Napa Valley besides wine tasting,.

Best San Luis Obispo Wineries 2022

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Best San Luis Obispo Wineries 2022

Oct 14, 2022

Situated just a few miles from the California coast, San Luis Obispo offers plenty of wine tasting options that will delight any palette..

The Best Paso Robles Wineries 2022

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The Best Paso Robles Wineries 2022

Oct 13, 2022

The Paso Robles area has something for everyone, originally known for Rhone varietals, there are hidden gems sprinkled through-out the countryside with styles and varieties for all palates..

Best Syrah in Walla Walla

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Best Syrah in Walla Walla

Oct 06, 2022

Move over Napa, there’s a new king of Syrah and his name is Walla Walla....

Top 20 Sonoma County Zinfandels You Will L-O-V-E

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Top 20 Sonoma County Zinfandels You Will L-O-V-E

Oct 05, 2022

Not far from the rugged California coastline, the majority of Sonoma County enjoys the benefits of warm days and cool nights creating the perfect growing conditions for Sonoma winemakers to produce some of the best zinfandels in the world..

Sonoma Harvest Music Festival at B.R. Cohn Winery

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Sonoma Harvest Music Festival at B.R. Cohn Winery

Oct 01, 2022

Situated in the picturesque Sonoma Valley, the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival at B.R. Cohn Winery reflects the essence of Sonoma wine country..

Taste of Harvest-Autumnal Flavors and The Wines They Love

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Taste of Harvest-Autumnal Flavors and The Wines They Love

Sep 29, 2022

We all know and love pumpkin spice, but so many other flavors invoke this season's richness..

Taste of Harvest-Sip Into Fall

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Taste of Harvest-Sip Into Fall

Sep 22, 2022

Fall is absolutely the best time to visit wine country. From September through November, you will be dazzled with autumn foliage, smaller crowds, winemaking excitement, fall releases, harvest parties, and fall festivals galore!.

Vineyard Vixen's Spicy Garlic Roast Dungeness Crab

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Vineyard Vixen's Spicy Garlic Roast Dungeness Crab

Sep 21, 2022

Butter basting and red chili flakes make for a sensational crab dinner....

Harvest in Full Swing

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Harvest in Full Swing

Sep 01, 2022

This is the big show! There is so much excitement and energy buzzing through wine country with the majority if not all wineries actively in harvest mode..

Calistoga's Harvest Table

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Calistoga's Harvest Table

Sep 01, 2022

Imagine Calistoga's main street filled with a thousand-foot table, diners enjoying the late afternoon sun, dinner and sharing good company..

Open Studios Napa Valley

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Open Studios Napa Valley

Sep 01, 2022

A free, self-guided, art discovery tour, with 60-75 participating artists sharing their work - meet the artists, watch demonstrations and purchase art.

PGA Tour Championship Napa Valley

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PGA Tour Championship Napa Valley

Sep 01, 2022

At the Silverado Resort and Spa - a PGA golf tournament, as well as a concert series and food-and-wine festival.

Labor Day BBQ Throw Down

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Labor Day BBQ Throw Down

Aug 25, 2022

Fill the cooler, light the grill, and pour some wine. It's BBQ time!.

Cheers! It's National Pinot Noir Day

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Cheers! It's National Pinot Noir Day

Aug 18, 2022

Let's raise a glass to celebrate the exceptionally popular Pinot Noir!.

Welcome Vintage 2022

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Welcome Vintage 2022

Aug 11, 2022

It's here! It's here "Crush" 2022 has begun! This is the season winemaking teams and vineyard crews have been anxiously awaiting for all year..

National White Wine Day

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National White Wine Day

Aug 04, 2022

Reaching for a Riesling or craving a Chardonnay? Book an tasting at a local winery to get your hands on something new or perhaps be reconnect with an old favorite..

Blues, Brews & BBQ

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Blues, Brews & BBQ

Aug 01, 2022

In downtown Napa, features live blues music, over 30 hard to find micro-brewed beers, and finger lickin' BBQ food from great BBQ masters..

Music in the Vineyards

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Music in the Vineyards

Aug 01, 2022

A nationally-acclaimed chamber music festival, showcasing world-class artists-in-residence performing music in stunning winery settings.

Hot Summer Days Call for Cold Rosé

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Hot Summer Days Call for Cold Rosé

Jul 28, 2022

On the patio, by a pool, on a boat, or anywhere you choose, a perfectly chilled rosé pairs well with summer days..

Pasta Salad Capri

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Pasta Salad Capri

Jul 27, 2022

A vibrant and tasty pasta salad to enjoy all summer long....

Simplicity Prosciutto and Brie Sandwich

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Simplicity Prosciutto and Brie Sandwich

Jul 27, 2022

An elegant, yet simple sandwich for your next picnic....

Vixen's Minty Red Berries

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Vixen's Minty Red Berries

Jul 27, 2022

A vibrant and lightly sweet finish for a summer meal....

10 Reasons Why Lodi Wine Country Is the New-old Place Where You Want to Spend the Weekend

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10 Reasons Why Lodi Wine Country Is the New-old Place Where You Want to Spend the Weekend

Jul 26, 2022

Shhhh… don’t tell anyone. Lodi is the best-kept secret in Northern California. This little town is HUGE on Wine, Eats and Hospitality. Find out why you should make Lodi your new weekend haunt..

Visiting Canada’s Famed Okanagan Valley for the Ultimate Girls Getaway

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Visiting Canada’s Famed Okanagan Valley for the Ultimate Girls Getaway

Jul 22, 2022

Call the girls, book your flights and spend the ultimate girls getaway in the pcituresque Okanagan wine country.

National Wine and Cheese Day

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National Wine and Cheese Day

Jul 21, 2022

July 25th is National Wine and Cheese Day. If you needed a reason to drink wine on Monday, then this is it (haha)....

Delicious Hidden Gems

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Delicious Hidden Gems

Jul 14, 2022

Our mission is to connect you directly with hidden gem tasting rooms that you may not be able to find on the top bloggers’ page, even though they deserve to be..

Sizzling Summer Events

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Sizzling Summer Events

Jul 07, 2022

Summer is officially in full swing! Don’t let the post-July 4th [red, white, and] blues get you down, there is still so much to see and plenty to do this summer..

National Sparkling Wine Week

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National Sparkling Wine Week

Jul 01, 2022

National sparkling wine weeks starts today, and there's no better way to celebrate than with a glass of bubbly!.

Napa City Nights Summer Concert Series

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Napa City Nights Summer Concert Series

Jul 01, 2022

Napa City Nights Summer Concerts, a summer tradition in the Napa Valley.

St. Helena Summer Concert Series

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St. Helena Summer Concert Series

Jul 01, 2022

Every other Thursday, in the city of St. Helena, enjoy a series of free concerts in Lyman Park.

Calistoga Concerts in the Park

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Calistoga Concerts in the Park

Jul 01, 2022

Every other Thursday, in the city of Calistoga, enjoy a series of free concerts in Pioneer Park..

Festival Napa Valley

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Festival Napa Valley

Jul 01, 2022

World-class performances paired with culinary and wine pursuits staged in iconic wine country settings..

Celebrating Independents

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Celebrating Independents

Jun 23, 2022

Support independent and family operated tasting rooms as part of your Independence Day celebration....

Summer in Seattle

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Summer in Seattle

Jun 22, 2022

Summers are sunny in Seattle....

The Sounds of Summer

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The Sounds of Summer

Jun 16, 2022

Summer sounds fill the air as concert season kicks off....

Preparing For Your First-ever Wine Tasting Experience in Wine Country

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Preparing For Your First-ever Wine Tasting Experience in Wine Country

Jun 09, 2022

Okay, you've booked the perfect wine country itinerary to impress, but you've never really been to a formal wine tasting before. Don't sweat it. Just follow our Top 10 tips on enjoying your first wine tasting..

Napa Valley Jazz Getaway Concert Series

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Napa Valley Jazz Getaway Concert Series

Jun 01, 2022

Four days of top jazz performers.

The Best BBQ Wine Pairings

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The Best BBQ Wine Pairings

May 25, 2022

Memorial Day weekend is upon us and you know what that means? The official kick off to summer and BBQ season..

POP BUBBLE SPARKLE & FIZZ

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POP BUBBLE SPARKLE & FIZZ

May 12, 2022

It's time to stock up on sparkling wine for summer....

April Showers Bring May Flowers

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

May 05, 2022

Cheers to rosé, the un-official wine of summer....

More to Woodinville than Wine

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More to Woodinville than Wine

May 03, 2022

Woodinville is a craft beverage enthusiasts’ playground with artisan distilleries as new neighbors..

BottleRock Napa Valley

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BottleRock Napa Valley

May 01, 2022

Featuring 3 days of the best in live music, wine, food and brew, taking place in the heart of the City of Napa at the Napa Valley Expo..

Celebrate Mom in Wine Country

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Celebrate Mom in Wine Country

Apr 28, 2022

Treat Mom to a day of sipping and savoring in wine country..

Washington State Brewers Fest is ON!

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Washington State Brewers Fest is ON!

Apr 27, 2022

Peak season is around the corner, and we can’t wait for the annual WA Brewers Festival this June..

Hidden Gems and Exciting New Destinations

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Hidden Gems and Exciting New Destinations

Apr 21, 2022

Venture off the beaten path and into these fantastic tasting rooms....

Easter Bunny Approved Events and Experiences

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Easter Bunny Approved Events and Experiences

Apr 14, 2022

Fill your Easter basket with fresh spring events and unique experiences....

Lush Gardens and Sun Soaked Patios

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Lush Gardens and Sun Soaked Patios

Apr 07, 2022

Take in the views of the vineyards, colorful gardens, and explore the spring wine releases....

CampoVelo

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CampoVelo

Apr 01, 2022

Hosted by Chef Chris Cosentino, food, wine and cycling combine into an unforgettable Napa Valley weekend.

Blue Note / Charles Krug Summer Concert Series

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Blue Note / Charles Krug Summer Concert Series

Apr 01, 2022

Featuring international touring acts paired with the best in food and wine, all on the historic grounds of the Charles Krug Winery..

Calistoga Wellness Week

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Calistoga Wellness Week

Apr 01, 2022

The city of Calistoga celebrates its bounty of mineral waters and associated muds with a weeklong relaxation celebration.

Bainbridge Island Wine Secrets

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Bainbridge Island Wine Secrets

Mar 28, 2022

Take a day chillaxing island style while you sip your way about the beautiful city of Bainbridge Island..

Brighter Days Ahead: Plan Your Spring Trip to Wine Country

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Brighter Days Ahead: Plan Your Spring Trip to Wine Country

Mar 25, 2022

It's that wonderful time of year when our favorite spring wines are released just in time for all the sunny afternoons, BBQs and lazy pool days ahead....

Sustainable Farming 101

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Sustainable Farming 101

Mar 22, 2022

For wines to be called sustainable they must prove their winemaking process not only protects the environment but also supports social responsibility while maintaining economic feasibility and high-quality production..

Exciting Spring Events In & Out of Wine Country

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Exciting Spring Events In & Out of Wine Country

Mar 10, 2022

Hip hip hooray! Wine events are back and we say CHEERS to that!.

Wine Country's Most Sought-after Hidden Gems 2022

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Wine Country's Most Sought-after Hidden Gems 2022

Mar 04, 2022

Discover wine country's true hidden gems.

Women Owned Wineries

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Women Owned Wineries

Mar 01, 2022

Cheers to March, Women’s History Month....

Napa Valley Marathon

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Napa Valley Marathon

Mar 01, 2022

Registration for the Napa Valley Marathon and Half Marathon.

Napa Valley Women's Half Marathon

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Napa Valley Women's Half Marathon

Mar 01, 2022

Half marathon and 5K, with a scenic course in the city of Napa.

Yountville Live

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Yountville Live

Mar 01, 2022

Four days devoted to exclusive musical performances, exquisite cuisines, and unique wine tastings..

Enjoy a Spring Fling in Wine Country

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Enjoy a Spring Fling in Wine Country

Feb 26, 2022

Bright blue skies, vibrant blossoms, and spring wine releases. It's time to go to wine country!.

Tasting Rooms With a View

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Tasting Rooms With a View

Feb 17, 2022

Swoon worthy tasting rooms with wines that rival the views!.

Most Beautiful Wineries in Santa Barbara

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Most Beautiful Wineries in Santa Barbara

Feb 11, 2022

We heard that you wanted to go to the most beautiful wineries in Santa Barbara. Look no further, we have curated an exquisite list of the best wineries to swirl, sip and savor like a local..

Valentine's Weekend Wine Experiences

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Valentine's Weekend Wine Experiences

Feb 11, 2022

Last minute ideas for a romantic weekend....

Calling All Wine Lovers, It's Passport Season!

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Calling All Wine Lovers, It's Passport Season!

Feb 03, 2022

Time to start planning your spring wine adventures....

Our Vision 2022 = Your Success

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Our Vision 2022 = Your Success

Feb 01, 2022

Like many of you, we had lofty plans for 2021 that got sidelined, including many special projects we had been working on for over a year..

Yountville International Short Film Festival

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Yountville International Short Film Festival

Feb 01, 2022

The 6th Annual Yountville International Short Film Festival returns February 2023.

Valentines, Galentines, or Spoil Yourself this February in Wine Country

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Valentines, Galentines, or Spoil Yourself this February in Wine Country

Jan 27, 2022

Plan the perfect wine country get away during the month of love ....

Winter Tasting Experiences & Valentine's Events Sneak Peek

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Winter Tasting Experiences & Valentine's Events Sneak Peek

Jan 20, 2022

Experience winter in wine country with a weekend escape....

Winter Escapes and Events

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Winter Escapes and Events

Jan 13, 2022

Experience winter in wine country with a weekend escape....

5 Reasons to Visit Texas Hill Country

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5 Reasons to Visit Texas Hill Country

Jan 07, 2022

There is just so much to do and see in Texas Hill Country, not to mention some truly incredible wine experiences topped with that warm southern hospitality. But if that isn't enough to convince you, we've got five more reasons to put Texas Hill Country on the top of your travel bucket list..

Napa Lighted Art Festival

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Napa Lighted Art Festival

Jan 01, 2022

The Napa Lighted Art Festival, a fusion of creativity, technology, and illumination. Embracing light as an evolving art form, we showcase innovative techniques, weaving magic through the canvas of darkness..

Napa Truffle Festival

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Napa Truffle Festival

Jan 01, 2022

TASTE, LEARN & EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF TRUFFLES.

Napa Valley Restaurant Week

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Napa Valley Restaurant Week

Jan 01, 2022

Locals and visitors can dine throughout the valley with multi-course, prix-fixe menus.

Last Minute Holiday Gifts

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Dec 21, 2021

Still looking for a gift for that special someone?.

Most Giftable Winter Wine Experiences

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Most Giftable Winter Wine Experiences

Dec 09, 2021

Check off your gift list and pour yourself a glass to celebrate ....

A Marvelously Mad Retro Cocktail Party

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A Marvelously Mad Retro Cocktail Party

Nov 19, 2021

Host a glitz and glam evening with a nod to a bygone era with classic cocktails and an assortment of delicious nibbles inspired by 1950's & 60's Americana..

Red Ruby Deviled Eggs

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Red Ruby Deviled Eggs

Nov 18, 2021

Delight and dazzle your guests with these show stopping deviled eggs....

The Great Thanksgiving Wine Hunt

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The Great Thanksgiving Wine Hunt

Nov 12, 2021

Are you ready? It's time to hunt for the perfect wines to grace your holiday table....

Willamette Valley Calling

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Willamette Valley Calling

Nov 01, 2021

Thanksgiving Wine Weekend is the time to visit Willamette Valley....

Napa Valley Film Festival

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Napa Valley Film Festival

Nov 01, 2021

Experience the only film festival completely immersed in the art of film, food, and wine..

Holidays in St. Helena

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Holidays in St. Helena

Nov 01, 2021

Head to Napa Valley’s Main Street for festive vibes and perfect holiday Instagram photos, with a wine barrel tree, a giant snowflake, wine barrel tour, and events.

Holidays in Yountville

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Holidays in Yountville

Nov 01, 2021

The town of Yountville twinkles with thousands of lights, with events including free carriage rides, a holiday movie series, wreath-making, and of course food and wine..

Taste of Harvest - Ghost Wineries and Spooky Legends

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Taste of Harvest - Ghost Wineries and Spooky Legends

Oct 28, 2021

Ghost wineries, fall fun, and spooky events....

Best Places To Eat, Sleep and Drink Wine in Texas Hill Country

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Best Places To Eat, Sleep and Drink Wine in Texas Hill Country

Oct 16, 2021

Thinking of a visit to Texas Hill Country? Get the latest scoop on everything you need to know to make it epic weekend getaway..

Taste of Harvest - Spooktacular Events

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Taste of Harvest - Spooktacular Events

Oct 07, 2021

On crisp fall mornings, the scent of harvest fills the air....

Tangerine Sticky Chicky

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Tangerine Sticky Chicky

Oct 06, 2021

When the temperatures drop and the days grow shorter I like to serve up vibrant dishes with exotic flavors that lift the spirit and that don’t expand your waistline. This delightful chicken dish checks all the boxes..

Understanding Credit Card Processing, From Payment Gateways to Merchant Accounts

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Understanding Credit Card Processing, From Payment Gateways to Merchant Accounts

Oct 01, 2021

CardConnect's Credit Card Processing 101is your go-to handbook for navigating the electronic payments industry..

Taste of Harvest - Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

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Taste of Harvest - Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

Sep 30, 2021

Bales of hay, pumpkin piles, and fall wine releases are some of my favorite things....

Travel to the United States is Now Available to More Tourists

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Travel to the United States is Now Available to More Tourists

Sep 28, 2021

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced last week that vaccinated travelers from over 30 countries around the globe will be now allowed entry into the United States without the need for a 10-day quarantine, following a similar move from Canada earlier this month..

Taste of Harvest - Spotlight Calistoga

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Taste of Harvest - Spotlight Calistoga

Sep 17, 2021

The warm golden sunlight glow casts across the vineyards as the season begins the magical transition to fall....

It's Harvest Season

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It's Harvest Season

Sep 09, 2021

Summer is winding down and harvest is in full swing!.

September is California Wine Month

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September is California Wine Month

Sep 02, 2021

The Wine Institute has designated this September to be California Wine Month 2021!.

The Labor Day Weekend Show

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The Labor Day Weekend Show

Aug 26, 2021

Put those Hush Puppies on and bring a lawn chair. It's concert time....

Celebrate the 2021 Harvest in Wine Country

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Celebrate the 2021 Harvest in Wine Country

Aug 13, 2021

Catch a Glimpse of Harvest... it's hear!.

Enjoy Late Summer in Wine Country

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Enjoy Late Summer in Wine Country

Aug 05, 2021

There's still plenty of summer time for you to book a wine country escape....

Eco-Friendly Wine Country Road Trip

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Eco-Friendly Wine Country Road Trip

Jul 29, 2021

Power up your electric vehicle and take a scenic cruise to wine country....

Ultimate Barrel Tasting and Cave Tours

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Ultimate Barrel Tasting and Cave Tours

Jul 22, 2021

Escape the summer heat with cool cave tours and barrel tastings ....

Wine and Food Experiences

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Wine and Food Experiences

Jul 15, 2021

Elevate your wine country adventure with delicious wine and food experiences....

Sizzling Summer Events

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Sizzling Summer Events

Jul 08, 2021

Make it a summer to remember with these wine country events....

Celebrate the Independents

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Celebrate the Independents

Jun 24, 2021

It's America's birthday! Time to bust out all that red, white, and blue and get into a patriotic vibe....

Celebrate Fathers Day June 10, 2021

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Celebrate Fathers Day June 10, 2021

Jun 10, 2021

Washington state is known for more than the Seahawks and seriously great wine regions. It's also where Fathers Day began! So let's raise a glass and celebrate the special men in our lives..

New Destinations and Experiences

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New Destinations and Experiences

Jun 03, 2021

Longing for a little getaway? Take leisurely drive to wine country for a long relaxing weekend and try something new..

Event Invitation Basics: Best Practices & Examples You Can Borrow

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Event Invitation Basics: Best Practices & Examples You Can Borrow

May 27, 2021

In order for your event to be successful, you need a "full house". And to hit that mark, you need to design an invitation that has an irresistible call to action..

Pop, Bubble, Sparkle, Fizz- Ooh La La!

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Pop, Bubble, Sparkle, Fizz- Ooh La La!

May 21, 2021

There's nothing else like the effervescent energy and excitement that a glass of sparkling wine evokes....

Vixen's Kickin' Mango Jalapeno Grilled Chicken

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Vixen's Kickin' Mango Jalapeno Grilled Chicken

May 19, 2021

Vibrant citrus and sweet mango are blended with fragrant spices inspired by island flavors resulting in deliciously juicy chicken..

10 Best Picnic Spots at Sonoma Wineries and Public Spaces

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10 Best Picnic Spots at Sonoma Wineries and Public Spaces

May 13, 2021

Get the insiders scoop on the best places to host the ultimate Sonoma wine country picnic. No other article will honest or in tune with the land, the wineries and the people..

Summertime FUN in Wine Country

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Summertime FUN in Wine Country

May 13, 2021

Lobster boils, concerts, festivals and more happening in wine country this summer....

Designing a Cancellation Policy Where You & the Guest Win

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Designing a Cancellation Policy Where You & the Guest Win

May 12, 2021

Last-minute cancellations are a painful subject for both the guests and hosts. How you respond to these requests is what sets the hospitality newbies apart from the hospitality veterans..

Reservations with Tokenized Cards Soon to Require Pre-Authorization Workflow

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Reservations with Tokenized Cards Soon to Require Pre-Authorization Workflow

May 12, 2021

We're introducing pre-authorizations to reservations where a credit card is required to book.

A Weekend in Woodinville Wine Country

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A Weekend in Woodinville Wine Country

May 06, 2021

Located about 40 minutes from Sea-Tac International Airport Woodinville Wine Country makes for a memorable and exciting weekend getaway....

Treat Mom to a Day (or weekend) in Wine Country

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Treat Mom to a Day (or weekend) in Wine Country

Apr 29, 2021

Spend a day with mom in wine country. Whether she's all about fitness and wellness or more about the wine and culinary indulgence it can be all found in wine country..

Spring into Something New

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Spring into Something New

Apr 22, 2021

Break from the ordinary properties you go to over and over again expecting something different. Check out the delicious new properties bookable NOW on CellarPass....

Exciting Spring Events

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Exciting Spring Events

Apr 15, 2021

Hip hip hooray! Wine events are back and we say CHEERS to that!.

Napa Valley is OPEN...

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Napa Valley is OPEN...

Apr 08, 2021

Congratulations to all the medal winning wineries!.

2021 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Winners

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2021 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Winners

Apr 01, 2021

Congratulations to all the medal winning wineries!.

Welcoming You Back to Wine Country

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Welcoming You Back to Wine Country

Mar 25, 2021

We couldn't keep wine country to ourselves anymore, the cat is out of the bag- wine country is open!.

Wine Country's Most Sought-after Hidden Gems

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Wine Country's Most Sought-after Hidden Gems

Mar 11, 2021

Discover wine country's true hidden gems.

Ginny's Gin Spring Cocktails

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Ginny's Gin Spring Cocktails

Mar 10, 2021

Fresh seasonal spring cocktails.

Wine and Food Experiences

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Wine and Food Experiences

Mar 04, 2021

Wine and food are total BFFs and this week's blog we share with you our team of veteran concierges' top picks you can book in wine country..

Cabernet Dreams

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Cabernet Dreams

Feb 25, 2021

Dreaming of decadent Cabernet Sauvignon?.

Mid Winter Wine Country Escape

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Mid Winter Wine Country Escape

Feb 18, 2021

Looking for the perfect mid-winter escape?.

Enjoying the Single Life this Valentines is Better Than You Think

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Enjoying the Single Life this Valentines is Better Than You Think

Feb 11, 2021

Mmmmm, being single can be tempting and delicious....

We Are in Love of Wine Country

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We Are in Love of Wine Country

Feb 04, 2021

Don't wait till the last minute to make Valentine's Day plans....

"I Do" Crispy Chicken for Two

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"I Do" Crispy Chicken for Two

Feb 04, 2021

Don’t say we didn’t warn you. This succulent dish has been known to result in marriage proposals. You might want to get a manicure before serving, just in case..

Book a Sweet Escape with Your Valentine

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Book a Sweet Escape with Your Valentine

Jan 28, 2021

Plan a luxurious getaway for Valentine's Day....

Re-Opening Your Closed Tasting Room to Online Reservations

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Re-Opening Your Closed Tasting Room to Online Reservations

Jan 27, 2021

Congratulations, you are ready to re-open, but let’s be sure you are fully prepared for the pent-up demand from guests that will be in a rush to book reservations..

Winter Wine Tasting Experiences

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Winter Wine Tasting Experiences

Jan 21, 2021

Stunning estates, decadent wines, fire pits and cozy sweaters the perfect pairing for winter wine tasting..

CellarPassTV 2021 Schedule

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CellarPassTV 2021 Schedule

Jan 14, 2021

Checkout the lineup of featured wineries and order your wines to sip along with us....

Your Guide to the Best Virtual Tasting Experiences

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Your Guide to the Best Virtual Tasting Experiences

Jan 07, 2021

Tired of hunting for virtual wine experiences? We were too, so we made it easy....

Make Your Holidays Bubble with Joy and Have a Sparkling New Year

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Make Your Holidays Bubble with Joy and Have a Sparkling New Year

Dec 17, 2020

More holiday fun with the Silver Fox and Vineyard Vixen....

Get Festive in Wine Country

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Get Festive in Wine Country

Dec 10, 2020

Get the inside scoop on festive experiences and events in wine country....

Curated Holiday Indulgences & Gift Ideas

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Curated Holiday Indulgences & Gift Ideas

Dec 03, 2020

The holidays are upon us and a few of our winery friends have curated some delicious holiday gift ideas to make checking off your list a little easier this year..

The Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things: Holiday Edit

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The Vineyard Vixen's Favorite Things: Holiday Edit

Nov 19, 2020

Gatherings with friends and family celebrating the holidays absolutely tops the list of my favorite things..

The Great Thanksgiving Turkey-Wine Hunt

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The Great Thanksgiving Turkey-Wine Hunt

Nov 12, 2020

Learn which wines to pair perfectly with turkey, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie and even aunt Joan's candied yams..

Boo! Let's Go Ghost Hunting at Wineries for Halloween

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Boo! Let's Go Ghost Hunting at Wineries for Halloween

Oct 29, 2020

Ghost Wineries are a very special group of wineries with a spooky name, but each has a history as vibrant, rich and enchanting as the wines they produce today..

Discover the Majestic Snake River Valley Wine Region

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Discover the Majestic Snake River Valley Wine Region

Oct 22, 2020

For those that are adventure seekers and have passion for the outdoors, you are going to absolutely fall heals over head in the burgeoning Snake River Valley wine region, located just about 30 minutes from downtown Boise, Idaho..

Discover the Magic of Wine & Food Pairings

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Discover the Magic of Wine & Food Pairings

Oct 15, 2020

Wine and food have long been BFFs. Immerse yourself in the art of wine and food pairing to let your taste buds explore everything from the classic can't go wrong combinations to exotic flavor mashups that just might blow your mind..

Discover the Tranquility and Award-winning Wines of El Dorado

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Discover the Tranquility and Award-winning Wines of El Dorado

Oct 08, 2020

El Dorado is more than an outdoor playground for adrenaline junkies, it's quickly entered the world's stage for producing some of the finest grapes and wines that has delighted event the harshest critics for years..

Napa and Sonoma Wildfire Update | Show Your Support for Wine Country

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Napa and Sonoma Wildfire Update | Show Your Support for Wine Country

Oct 01, 2020

This week, heck this year has posed so many different challenges to all of us and there was no way we could leave out any mention as to the absolute shock and horror to the recent loss to many iconic Napa Valley properties due to the Glass fire which is still raging across both Napa and Sonoma counties..

Gaming the CellarPass Algorithm to Increase Your Bookings

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Gaming the CellarPass Algorithm to Increase Your Bookings

Sep 11, 2020

Here’s an article that you’ll never see companies like Google, nor our competitors write, how to you increase your referral bookings without spending any ad dollars?.

Helpful Wine Tasting Tips for Newbies

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Helpful Wine Tasting Tips for Newbies

Aug 26, 2020

Going wine tasting doesn't have to be frustrating or intimidating- it's meant to be a fun experience shared with friends..

Beginner's Guide to Properly Handling Credit Card Chargebacks

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Beginner's Guide to Properly Handling Credit Card Chargebacks

Aug 15, 2020

Credit card chargebacks are inevitable, but with some proper configuration and preparation, you can handle these like a pro and significantly increase your odds of winning..

Wineries Hosting the Best Virtual Tastings

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Wineries Hosting the Best Virtual Tastings

Aug 10, 2020

Looking for a fun virtual wine tasting to experience from the comfort of your own home? Find out the best wineries that bring the wine country lifestyle right to your living room..

Most Beautiful Wineries in Paso Robles

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Most Beautiful Wineries in Paso Robles

Jul 31, 2020

Looking for the most beautiful wineries in Paso Robles? Search no further. Check out our list of the Paso Robles wineries that will take your breath away and bring you closer to the Central Coast..

Most Beautiful Wineries in Napa Valley

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Most Beautiful Wineries in Napa Valley

Jul 30, 2020

Looking for the most beautiful wineries in Napa Valley? Read all about the best places to visit this summer in wine country..

Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma

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Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma

Jul 30, 2020

Looking for the perfect place to escape the daily grind? Discover Sonoma Wine Country, where beautiful wineries pair best with the great outdoors..

Best Places To Stay in Santa Barbara

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Best Places To Stay in Santa Barbara

Jul 27, 2020

Summer is here and Santa Barbara is calling your name. Find out the best places to stay for a sun kissed glow and easy access to wine, food and fun!.

Bountiful Gardens and Lasting Memories

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Bountiful Gardens and Lasting Memories

Jul 20, 2020

Nothing signifies summer more than a lush, vibrant garden overflowing with vegetables, berries and flowers....

Best Places to Stay in Sonoma Wine Country

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Best Places to Stay in Sonoma Wine Country

Jul 04, 2020

Looking for a new place to play and stay in Sonoma wine country? Find out the best places in Sonoma to relax, unwind and reset..

The Best Outdoor Wine Tasting Experiences in Sonoma County

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The Best Outdoor Wine Tasting Experiences in Sonoma County

Jun 21, 2020

Just an hour north of San Francisco is Sonoma wine country, where you can leave the office worries behind when you book an outdoor wine tasting at DeLoach Vineyards..

The Best Outdoor Wine Tasting in Napa Valley

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The Best Outdoor Wine Tasting in Napa Valley

Jun 20, 2020

It's summer time in Napa Valley and after a long winter of, wine tasting outdoors sounds divine. We share with you some of our best and most recommended wineries in Napa Valley that offer outdoor tastings..

Best Places To Stay Near Downtown Napa

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Best Places To Stay Near Downtown Napa

Jun 20, 2020

You've chosen Napa Valley as your ultimate wine country destination, now let's pick one of the best Napa hotels to book your vacation..

Providing Club Members Additional Benefits Online & Offline

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Providing Club Members Additional Benefits Online & Offline

Jun 12, 2020

Why not eliminate the doldrums of providing the same experience to club members as you do for the general public? Guest management systems have stepped it up to provide your property the features required to promote exclusive access to wine club member-only experiences and/or automated discounts when they book a reservation for their next visit, online..

Best Places To Stay In Napa Valley

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Best Places To Stay In Napa Valley

May 31, 2020

Are you wondering where to stay in Napa Valley? Find out the best places to make your new home this summer in Napa's iconic wine country..

Best Napa Valley Family Friendly Wineries and Tasting Rooms

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Best Napa Valley Family Friendly Wineries and Tasting Rooms

May 22, 2020

Looking for the best wineries in Napa Valley to visit with your family? Find out the best wineries to visit this summer with the kids..

Best Sonoma Family Friendly Wineries and Tasting Rooms

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Best Sonoma Family Friendly Wineries and Tasting Rooms

May 22, 2020

It's Summer and Sonoma is calling your name. Find out the best wineries to visit in Sonoma wine country with your family and friends..

The Hottest New Restaurants & Culinary Experiences in Napa Valley

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The Hottest New Restaurants & Culinary Experiences in Napa Valley

May 22, 2020

For the past ten years, Napa Valley has become one of the world's top culinary destinations, attracting celebrity chefs to share their passion with foodies from around the globe. Here's our list of the best new places to dine in Napa Valley this summer..

The 10 Best Pet Friendly Sonoma Tasting Rooms

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The 10 Best Pet Friendly Sonoma Tasting Rooms

May 08, 2020

Pet friendly wineries in Sonoma are everywhere! Find out our favorite wineries that will welcome you, as well as your dog..

Sous Vide Liberty Duck Confit

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Sous Vide Liberty Duck Confit

May 04, 2020

If you have never had the pleasure of meal featuring Liberty Duck, then you have been missing out. Typically only found at high-end, tough-to-get-into restaurants around the globe, you can now purchase Liberty Duck direct from the farm and prepare at home. We show you the easiest way to cook Duck Confit at home using a Sous Vide..

The State of Wine Country Tourism

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The State of Wine Country Tourism

May 01, 2020

As different parts of the United States begin to re-open to the new normal, CellarPass has been hard at work with developing new features such as Zoom meeting integration, but one thing for sure is that going wine tasting will not be the same before COVID-19..

“Day Dreaming” Scallop Ceviche

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“Day Dreaming” Scallop Ceviche

May 01, 2020

Perfect for a patio or BBQ appetizer or fresh main course, the "Day Dreaming" Scallop Ceviche will be a hit, especially when paired with a chilled bottle of Acumen Wines Sauvignon Blanc..

5 Ways to Show Support for Your Favorite Winery or Tasting Room

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5 Ways to Show Support for Your Favorite Winery or Tasting Room

Apr 24, 2020

We outline 5 easy ways to show your support for your favorite tasting room or winery while they endure the complicated and evolving guidelines for social distancing..

Creating the Perfect Negroni with Charbay Blood Orange Vodka

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Creating the Perfect Negroni with Charbay Blood Orange Vodka

Apr 14, 2020

We share with you one of our favorite fall/winter cocktail classic signature cocktails, the Negroni, featuring Charbay Blood Orange Vodka..

Mixing the Perfect Boat Drink, Introducing The Charbay Green Tea Cooler

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Mixing the Perfect Boat Drink, Introducing The Charbay Green Tea Cooler

Apr 13, 2020

With summertime coming up, we're thinking what we should have in our hand whether sitting around the pool or hanging out on the yacht..

Ginny's Gin Cucumber Smash Signature Cocktail

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Ginny's Gin Cucumber Smash Signature Cocktail

Apr 13, 2020

Here's the perfect signature cocktail to impress the friends while hanging out at the pool, Ginny's Gin Cucumber Smash..

Ginny's Gin Blueberry Tom Collins

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Ginny's Gin Blueberry Tom Collins

Apr 09, 2020

Looking for something a little different for the poolside, porch or patio that will show off those mad bartending skills? Let us introduce you to Ginny's Gin Blueberry Tom Collins signature cocktail..

Locals’ Guide to the Best Places to Eat In Lodi Wine Country (2019 Edition)

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Locals’ Guide to the Best Places to Eat In Lodi Wine Country (2019 Edition)

Nov 15, 2019

Bringing Farm Fresh to the Chef’s Table. Get the insider’s scoop on eateries that will serve up an honest plate of pure satisfaction in Lodi, California..

Local's Guide to the 10 Best Things to Do in Texas Hill Country (Other Than Drink Wine & Eat)

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Local's Guide to the 10 Best Things to Do in Texas Hill Country (Other Than Drink Wine & Eat)

Oct 16, 2019

We cover the ten of the best things to do in Texas Hill Country that are sure to put a big smile on your face and make you want to come back again and again..

Local’s Guide Where to Eat, Drink, Stay & Play in Virginia Wine Country

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Local’s Guide Where to Eat, Drink, Stay & Play in Virginia Wine Country

Oct 16, 2019

Be prepared to be wow’d as Virginia Wine Country is quickly becoming a new wine country mecca for wine snobs, foodies and those that want to be pampered. We share with you the best places to stay, eat and drink while in Virginia Wine Country..

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Walla Walla Wine Country

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Walla Walla Wine Country

Oct 15, 2019

For years, I’ve had a huge crush on the Walla Walla area. Sometimes I just fall in love with a place and instantly, its game over. Walla Walla, Washington definitely has my heart and after my recent visit, I know why!.

The Ultimate Woodinville Wine Country Weekend Getaway

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The Ultimate Woodinville Wine Country Weekend Getaway

Oct 11, 2019

Woodinville, Washington makes a perfect day trip and even better weekend getaway. Only 30 miles from Seattle, this wine-loving town is not to be missed..

Wine Country Travel Experts Curate the Perfect Napa Valley Wine Tasting Getaway

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Wine Country Travel Experts Curate the Perfect Napa Valley Wine Tasting Getaway

Sep 27, 2019

Venture into picturesque Napa Valley wine country where your CellarPass Passport to Napa Valley can be used for one complimentary tasting at all of the 30 participating locations..

The Complete Guide to the Best Places to Eat Like a Local in Texas Hill Country – Part 1 (Fredericksburg & Boerne)

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The Complete Guide to the Best Places to Eat Like a Local in Texas Hill Country – Part 1 (Fredericksburg & Boerne)

Sep 25, 2019

Don’t be that uneducated tourist who doesn’t know where to eat. Dine like a local and eat what you love all year round, in Texas Hill Country..

The CellarPass Napa Valley Passport Gives You an Instant Getaway to Wine Country

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The CellarPass Napa Valley Passport Gives You an Instant Getaway to Wine Country

Sep 24, 2019

With CellarPass, even the most discerning palates can enjoy fun-filled tastings at wineries from South Napa all the way up through historic Calistoga..

Napa’s Top 10 Wine Tastings Open After 4PM

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Napa’s Top 10 Wine Tastings Open After 4PM

Sep 09, 2019

What? Wineries close at 4PM? Find out which wineries and tasting rooms stay open later and why you should plan a visit right away!.

The 10 Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

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The 10 Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

Aug 31, 2019

Choices. Choices. Choices. Find out the best wineries to visit while you are in Napa Valley AND the (highly sought after) locals’ pocket list of favorite wineries in Napa Valley..

The 10 Best Pet Friendly Wineries in Napa Valley

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The 10 Best Pet Friendly Wineries in Napa Valley

Aug 30, 2019

When you visit Napa Valley, you don’t have to worry about finding a place to leave your fur baby. Napa Valley loves dogs. Find out the paw-fect wineries where doggies and their humans can be together!.

Top 10 Most Luxurious Wine Tastings in Paso Robles

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Top 10 Most Luxurious Wine Tastings in Paso Robles

Aug 28, 2019

Looking for the next wine country destination to add to your bucket list? Now is the right time to explore the rising star that is Paso Robles Wine Country. Find out the best Wineries to visit this summer..

The Ultimate Paso Robles Wine Country Weekend Getaway

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The Ultimate Paso Robles Wine Country Weekend Getaway

Aug 22, 2019

Discover the ‘Pasobilities’ in Paso Robles Wine Country. Read all about my incredible two-day adventure in one of the soon-to-be-discovered California wine country destinations..

10 Best Places to Host a Picnic at Napa Valley Wineries

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10 Best Places to Host a Picnic at Napa Valley Wineries

Aug 13, 2019

Life needs a few more polka dots and picnics. Get all the local tips on where to have a wine country picnic in Napa Valley and just maybe, the best time of your life..

Best 10 Sonoma Wineries To Visit

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Best 10 Sonoma Wineries To Visit

Aug 12, 2019

The absolute best “hidden gem” wineries in Sonoma are revealed. Discover wineries and tasting rooms in Sonoma wine country to swirl, sip and savor like a true local..

The Best Winery Tours in Napa Valley

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The Best Winery Tours in Napa Valley

Aug 08, 2019

Bored of hearing about the same Napa Valley wine tasting experiences over and over again? We share with you the most sought-after winery tour and tasting experiences Napa Valley has to offer..

Local Foodies Share Their Favorite Napa Valley Restaurants

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Local Foodies Share Their Favorite Napa Valley Restaurants

Aug 01, 2019

Local foodies reveal their favorite Napa Valley restaurants. Find out where to eat, drink and be merry in wine country..

Local's Guide to the Best Places to Eat in Woodinville Wine Country (2019 Edition)

Local's Guide to the Best Places to Eat in Woodinville Wine Country (2019 Edition)

Jul 14, 2019

Have you heard? Woodinville, Washington owns the latest (and loudest) culinary buzz in the Pacific Northwest. Make a point to get there now and check out a community that welcomes diversity..

Top 10 Sonoma Luxury Hotels and Resorts

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Top 10 Sonoma Luxury Hotels and Resorts

May 21, 2019

Not sure where to stay while you are in Sonoma County? Our top 10 list includes all the best luxury hotels and resorts – the places locals trust to send their friends and family..

10 Best Wineries and Places to Have a Picnic in Paso Robles

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10 Best Wineries and Places to Have a Picnic in Paso Robles

May 15, 2019

Did you ever hear about the picnic without beverages? It was soda pressing. Paso Robles has plenty of inspiring places to host the ultimate wine country picnic..

Top 10 Napa Valley Luxury Hotels and Resorts

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Top 10 Napa Valley Luxury Hotels and Resorts

May 10, 2019

Planning a romantic trip to Napa Valley? We share with you the Top 10 best hotels and resorts to rest your head while you are in town. Sweet dreams..