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NAPA VALLEY WITH THE WINE CORRESPONDENT

Periodically we plan, design and do private and small group educational wine tours from San Francisco to Napa Valley (including Sonoma wine regions). Enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow wine enthusiasts as your wine host leads you through four informative regional winery visits, wine seminars and some select wine paired dinners. 

Napa Valley (Image by David Mark)

You will learn and feed your passions for all things vinous and gastronomic. The travel tour and educational experiences in vineyards with oenologists are fun, fast paced and enlightening. Great for students. Great for a business retreat and Great to enjoy with friends. Technical and Harvesting sessions are available. Bringing inspiration, insider knowledge and great choices. These tours are designed to get the the most out of your wine trip. 



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Planning a trip to wine country can take quite a bit of preparation, learning in advance about the different regions, wineries and lodging and touring options. With hundreds of wineries, restaurants, hotels, B&Bs, inns, and a million acres of gorgeous landscape to explore, it can be tough to know where to begin. See the tips below.

  • Full day, 2-day schedule or more
  • Top-notch Educational Lunch and Dinner experiences
  • Fast paced private planned appointment tour including several stops per day
  • Private transportation with Van, SUV or Limo
  • Local guide/chauffeur along with a with food and wine expert/oenologist
  • Guided visit and tasting at three to four wineries/vineyards daily (visit fees not included)
  • Private wine tasting and introduction to Napa Valley or Sonoma wines
  • Option: Private cooking class (not included)
  • Option: Additional guided visit during Napa’s or Sonoma’s harvest (not included)
  • Option: Scheduling of the travel arrangements; flights, hotel, car rental(not included)
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     Some Activities & Options for your tours can include:

  • Blending Workshop
  • Oenologists and Winemaker visits
  • Touring winery facilities and vineyards
  • Private Cooking Class
  • Vertical Tastings
  • Food & Wine Pairings
  • Bike Rides, Balloon Rides, Train Rides, Work the Harvest
  • Lunch at the Vineyard
  • Picnic Lunch at the Winery
  • Educational Lunches and Dinners at great places to eat
Wine Cellar in Napa (Image by skeeze)

      Examples of Themes for your tour(s):

  • Organic & Bio-dynamic Wine-making
  • Harvesting and New Technologies
  • Oenologists, Winemakers and Vineyard Owners
  • Small Family Owned Wineries
  • Napa Valley Whites and/or sparklers
  • Foodies and Wines featuring Vineyards and local Restaurants
  • Fine Dining Tour – Breakfast, Picnic/Lunch and Dinner with vineyards
  • Meet the Regions Several AVA’s per day 
  • A mix of themes and activities

       CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION –  winecorrespondent@gmail.com