Bring on the Bubbly

The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) is excited to announce JCB by Jean-Charles Boisset as the Official Sparkling Wine Sponsor for NVFF17. The ultimate film, food, and wine festival, NVFF lights up Wine Country during the most colorful time of the year. NVFF features over 120 new independent films, studio sneak previews, and filmmaker Q&A’s in gorgeous [...]

By | 2017-08-17T08:06:59+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

VGS Chateau Potelle: It’s Very Good S*!$

On the edge of downtown St. Helena sits a quaint white house with an inviting yellow door. As you make your way through the flower and topiary garden, both French, and American flags hang in the doorway. This is VGS Chateau Potelle. When owner Jean-Noel Formeaux du Sartel first came to America, he had [...]

By | 2017-08-11T11:08:36+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Paraduxx Wine Uncorks Innovation

A division of Duckhorn Wine Company, Paraduxx is the only Napa Valley winery solely dedicated to contemporary wine blends. To learn more about what makes a Paraduxx blend unqiue,  I talked with Don LaBorde, the Paraduxx Winemaker, about the way in which he utilizes his background in art and wine science to craft the perfect blend of [...]

By | 2017-08-17T07:41:46+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Welcome to the NVFF Vintner Circle, Davis Estates!

The NVFF Team is excited to welcome a new Vintner Circle member into our elite group of Napa Valley wineries. At the forefront of technology and modern rustic chic, Davis Estates is establishing itself as a winery with elegance, vision, and of course, fantastic wine. What started off as a dream for Mike and Sandy [...]

By | 2017-08-17T07:59:41+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Some of our Favorite Dishes from 2016!

To give you a taste  of what will be on the festival menu this year, we’re featuring some of our favorite dishes from NVFF16. At the Napa Valley Film Festival, there is no shortage of the best wine and food to pair with the great movies we’re curating for you. Enjoy and Cheers!   1st Course [...]

By | 2017-03-20T18:11:40+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Festival, Food & Wine|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Wolf Family Vineyards

Wine tasting is a transporting experience from the sound of the clink-and-cheers, to the taste that allows you to vividly recall a special moment; and visiting places where the wine is made like Wolf Family Vineyards in St. Helena, is truly magical.It’s sipping a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon next to a lush vineyard setting or [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:39:38+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Duckhorn Vineyards

Duckhorn Vineyards is in the quaint and charming village of St. Helena. On a mosaic lane that has a beautiful garden and a waterfowl collection. This crevice of the valley is simply lustrous and majestic to visit anytime of the year; and Duckhorn Vineyards, delectable wines to sip anytime of the year. All of exquisite tastings [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:41:26+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Favia Wines

Favia Erickson Winegrowers is a collaboration between Annie Favia and Andy Erickson. These two find vivacious, one-of-kind vineyards that are ideal for growing sensational wine grapes. Favia Wines are known for fruit-forward, renowned varietals, each having unique and distinct aromas and characteristics. But it’s all about the grapes. Favia Wines has been growing grapes and making [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:41:11+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Flora Springs

Flora Springs stems from sustainable living and organic farming. Their love for land influences simply everything that they do, including accruing land in Napa Valley's most bountiful and lustrous appellations: Rutherford, Oakville, St, Helena and Carneros. Flora Springs was one of the first wineries to pick grapes at night, crafting a practice that delivers cool [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:42:19+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Festival, Film, Food & Wine|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley

Nestled in one of Yountville’s most historic places, Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley offers a truly one-of-kind experience in wine country. It’s a mecca of culture, filled with highly edited furnishings and artwork. The collections of art on display include Napa Valley favorites, Bay Area’s most esteemed painters, as well as notable artists worldwide—all of which are [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:42:35+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12