Private events drum up business for local restaurants and event-related enterprises during what's usually a slow time of year. But more important, the funds raised at Premiere, combined with Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) member dues, support the organization's operating budget and its mission to promote, protect and defend the Napa Valley name
As the Napa Valley floor grows ever more crowded, and its land values skyrocket, activity moves outward. Like Coombsville before it - Napa's youngest sub-AVA, long neglected until a recent surge of interest - Pope Valley is the latest Napa region to rise from obscurity for the simple reason that it still has plantable land. […]
"To make superior or premium wine you need to do everything from the vineyard to the bottling. There is a significant attention to detail, expense, time, and risk required to make the best wine possible"