The Bedrock of Napa

  Sunday, August 24th, 2014 will go down in infamy in the history of the Napa Valley. The magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked the area early that morning left an indelible mark on the fabric of downtown in the form of crumbling brick facades, broken wine bottles and toppled stacks of barrels. The blue-collar downtown …

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Napa Valley’s Other Refreshing Beverage

  A basic history of Chocolate   The Aztecs created a beverage called “chocolatl”, a healing drink that was also used for special ceremonies. They would ferment the cacao beans, dry and grind them, and sweeten them with honey and native spices to make this refreshing beverage. For additional history information about chocolate   The …

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Winter in Napa Valley with the Candlelight Inn

Your Passport to Some of Napa Valley’s Best Wineries   Winter 2013/2014 represents the fifth year Calistoga area wineries have offered a wine tasting package that could be the best deal ever. The Winter in the Wineries Passport gives holders access to 14 members of the Calistoga American Viticultural Area (AVA) – Napa Valley’s 15th …

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