Turkey, stuffing, and pie…oh my! Thursday brings with it a smorgasbord of food. Naturally, in Napa Valley it begs the question, Which wine pairs best? So, in the spirit of giving, we’re sharing the notes and aromas suited for a Thanksgiving feast!
Our love for the golden state is profound and our pride emboldens us to assist when times are tough. Southern California wildfires have left residents homeless and have exhausted our resources. So, we’re sharing all the ways you can offer support and reinforcements.
El Bonita Motel is over the moon to be part of this year’s Napa Valley Film Festival. As a Premier Lodging Partner, we vow to offer our guests the experience of a lifetime. So, ask us about rates, passes and events throughout the week – we’re here to help enhance your stay. Book your room today!
Halloween in Saint Helena isn’t for the faint of heart. We relish the holiday, taking great pride in our desire to eat, drink, and be scary! If you’re on board, then we suggest you join us and grab a bottle of these frightfully delicious wines…at your own risk, of course!
Traveling to wine country sounds easy and fun. With your nearest and dearest, you’ll embark on a journey that entices your taste buds and rejuvenates your spirit. But the truth is there’s so much to cover. So, we’re making it simple. We’re sharing the mobile apps that will help your adventure run smoothly!
When you’re an expectant mother, the rules are fairly strict. No shell fish, no unpasteurized cheese, no caffeine, and absolutely no alcohol. So, you’re probably wondering how you’re supposed to indulge in wine country. Luckily, the answer is easy! While it may be vino happy, Napa Valley is also relaxing, vast, and filled with endless possibilities that don’t beg the question do you prefer red or white?
A common faux pas when serving wine pertains to glassware. There’s a designated glass for whites and a designated glass for reds. What does it matter if we’re all enjoying the vino? Well, as it turns out, it matters very much how you serve up your choice varietal. Ultimately it effects the flavor and, thus, the quality of each sip. Here’s the scoop on the pour.
Parmesan, Ricotta, and Gruyere, oh my! There are so many delicious types of cheese, and yet we can’t help but focus on the wine. Don’t get us wrong, we’re all looking for the next big pour in vino country, but shouldn’t we know where to purchase its most popular pairing as well?
Wine is the focal point of Napa Valley. We’re inclined to experience all the area has to offer with a glass of our favorite red or white in hand. But let’s be honest, sipping our way through town would be kind of a headache – literally. So, take a breather – even just for the afternoon – and shop along St. Helena’s Main Street!
When you’re staying at El Bonita Motel, you’re in wine country and Napa Valley is teeming with wineries and vineyards ready to tickle your tastebuds. So, to ensure you’re more than prepared and sufficiently excited, we’ve listed some of our favorite wine podcasts.