Materra | Cunat Family Vineyards: A Legacy Built to Last

When Brian Cunat, owner of Materra | Cunat Family Vineyards, was asked to describe the first 10 years for his winery in one word, he quickly responded with “It’s been a ‘rush.” However, after discussing the immense changes he, his wife and his daughters have brought to the Oak Knoll District-based vineyard, his daughter [...]

By | 2017-09-08T14:50:50+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Meet the Napa Valley Film Festival 2017 Vintner Circle

The NVFF Vintner Circle is an elite group of Napa Valley wineries that pair directly with the festival’s exclusive Patron Circle. Unlike any other film festival, we connect our guests with top Napa Valley vintners to create the ultimate film, food, and wine experience. The NVFF Vintner Circle members host intimate dinners, late night [...]

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:49+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Festival, Food & Wine|0 Comments

Tamber Bey Vineyards and Winery: A Horse and Wine Experience

Visiting Tamber Bey Winery at the Sundance Ranch in Calistoga is a high-end tasting experience in a laid-back environment. Named one of the top winery tours in Napa Valley by USA Today, the tasting room is an original barn clubhouse designed by renowned architect Howard Backen. Tamber Bey was founded in 1999, when owners [...]

By | 2017-09-08T10:27:49+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Food & Wine|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 Fourmeaux du Sartel first came to America, he had [...]

By | 2017-09-24T17:18:57+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!

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 Mike and Sandy Davis’ dream is now a 155-acre property featuring wine caves, a historic barn, a hospitality center, and vineyards in Calistoga, Rutherford, Carneros, and [...]

By | 2017-09-14T12:16:20+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

VINTNER CIRCLE PROFILE: KELHAM VINEYARDS

The Vintner Circle Highlight Series gives you a sneak peek into some of Napa's finest vintners. The Vintner Circle represents those wineries contributing some of the most elegant and distinctive elements that help make the Napa Valley Film Festival such a unique and special experience: Vintner Circle Dinners with our Patrons and Filmmakers, large-format bottles [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:30:27+00:00 January 16th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12