Napa Valley is just a short jaunt up north for San Franciscans seeking an authentic Wine Country experience that blends the rustic traditions of agriculture with world-class drinking and dining. This is your guide to the best food, wineries, hotels and services the region has to offer.
Ca’ Momi is owned and operated by Dario De Conti, Valentina Guolo-Migotto and Stefano Migotto. They came to Napa Valley to blend the spirit of their Italian heritage, the obsessive care of their Old-World winemaking style, and Napa Valley’s grapes – which they believe to be the world’s finest. 610 First St, Napa. (707) 257-4992
Odette presents Adaptation Wines. These playful wines are meant to bring back the "spirit of fun" when drinking wine. These wines represent the progression of wines from the individual appellation to an anthology of a single varietal wine, forming the purest expression of the greater Napa Valley. 5998 Silverado Trail, Napa. (707) 224-7533.
Named American Winery of the Year in 2012 by Wine Enthusiast, Raymond Vineyards is a Napa Valley icon that has reimagined the winery experience. A redesign transformed the tasting spaces, including the Raymond Red Room, where guests can experience Generations, a cabernet rated at 95 points by Wine Spectator. 849 Zinfandel Ln., St. Helena. (707) 963-6929.
Silverado is a family owned winery with winemaking rooted in the vineyards. They are dedicated to expressing the delicious quality and character of grapes grown on each of their six estate vineyards. Located in the heart of the Stags Leap District, enjoy spectacular views from the terrace overlooking Napa Valley. 6121 Silverado Trail, Napa. (855) 270-1770
A personalized, authentic, adventure awaits each guest who discovers this warm and welcoming farm winery. Nestled amongst its certified-organic, estate vineyards are exotic pomegranates & olives. Located on the famed Rutherford bench, Tres Sabores is known for savory, expressive & delicious Zinfandel, Petite Sirah, Cabernet & Sauvignon blanc. “Three tastes” in every glass: Vine, Terroir, and the great company gathered around the table. By appointment: 1620 S Whitehall Ln., St. Helena. (707) 967-8027.
Founded in 1885, V. Sattui is a small, family-owned winery that crafts over sixty different wines, with over a dozen 90+ point-rated wines among its current vintages. A Napa Valley favorite it also boasts an Italian marketplace, deli and spacious picnic grounds. Its wines are sold only at the winery. 9am-6pm daily. 1111 White Ln., St. Helena. (707) 963-7774