Redd Wood’s Straight to the Melon

Redd wood's straight to the melon cocktail is great for bbqs.
Redd Wood in Yountville is one of our favorite patio spots for cocktails in Napa Valley. We recently made a stop with friends and tried several of their other seasonal cocktails. A crowd favorite was the Straight to the Melon with it’s combination of refreshing watermelon, salt, and spice. Bartender Caitlin Gaither was kind enough to... Continue Reading

Grgich Hills Estate’s Croatian Extravaganza

Lamb on spits
It might seem unusual to spend the 4th of July in Napa Valley feasting on traditional Croatian food, drinking wine, and celebrating Croatian culture. For those gathered on the lawn of Grgich Hills Estate’s historic Victorian house in Yountville under the shelter of towering oak trees, there was no better way to celebrate Independence Day than Grgich... Continue Reading