Mint Julep
Alcohol

Mint Julep

The Mint Julep is a cocktail associated with the Southern states of the US in general and with the Kentucky Derby in particular. Over the weekend of that horse racing event, about 120,000 Mint Juleps […]

Wine Tasting

Amador Four Fires Event

California Girl, recently returned from Europe, and I ventured to Plymouth, CA to attend Amador Four Fires. This was an event focused on showcasing winemakers in Amador County. We were miles away, both literally and […]

Food

Napa General Store

Honestly, it doesn’t get better than sitting by the river enjoying lunch in Napa on a beautiful day (which fortunately is most days). That was our experience at The Napa General Store.  Beautiful weather, attractive scenery, […]

Suisun Passport Sunday
Wine Tasting

Suisun Passport Sunday

Suisun Passport Sunday is an annual event, now in its tenth year. It offers an opportunity to visit wineries across Suisun Vally and Green Valley, including some that are not usually open to the public. […]