Month: April 2013

Pistachio-Basil Pesto

Pistachio-Basil Pesto   Ingredients • 1 cup pistachio kernels- chopped medium • ¼-1/2  cup Parmesan cheese • ¼ cup of Manchego cheese (optional) • 2 bunches of cilantro • 1 bunch of basil • 3 garlic cloves • salt and pepper to taste (optional) • 1/3 cup olive oil ( green, unfiltered) Directions Place pistachio kernels …

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Wineries Near the Inn

Crane Family Vineyards – Just about 5 minutes from the inn has a great approach to introducing guests to the wine…by sitting out on the porch overlooking the  vineyards…rolling hills…and I think it’s one of the smallest wineries in the valley too. Excellent wines: Let our concierge book the tasting and they will wave …

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Airports (San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento) to the Candlelight Inn

From San Francisco airport Head north on I-280 Follow 19th Avenue to the Golden Gate Bridge Cross the Golden Gate Bridge into Marin (you’ll be on I-101 North) Take Highway 37 exit (at Novato) east to Highway 121 Turn left onto 121 (at Infineon Raceway) continuing to Highway 29 Turn left (north) to Napa Take …

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