Our purpose for visiting Napa was to ride the Wine Train, but we arrived early enough to grab a late lunch at the V. Sattui Winery.  As we drove into the parking lot, the man directing us toward an open spot said, “Welcome to Disneyland for adults!” which was an interesting, and somewhat accurate perspective:  a lot to […]

This lovely old, Italian wine press, dating back to the 1700s, was covered with vines on the grounds of the V. Sattui Winery in Napa.  It’s amazing to see the differences between wine production before the Revolutionary War and now in the 21st Century. On Today’s Date in the Past: Fresh as a Daisy Egg Hunt:  That’s […]