Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley: An Art, Wine, & Design Gallery

The quintessential space for guests to experience Napa Valley living, Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley is setting itself apart from all of the wineries in the Valley. When guests arrive at this historic stone building in downtown Yountville, they are introduced to an art, wine, and design experience. Not only does Ma(i)sonry have the distinction of [...]

By | 2017-11-21T14:31:29+00:00 November 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

The NVFF17 Culinary Theater Schedule

Join us at this year’s NVFF Culinary Theater at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA)’s new facility, the CIA at Copia in downtown Napa. Directors, documentary subjects and actors from our festival films are paired with local CIA and guest chefs as well as wine experts and Sommeliers to cook up a variety of [...]

By | 2017-10-24T14:14:56+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Festival|0 Comments

A Conversation with Acumen Winemaker Henrik Poulsen

Born in Denmark, the Director of Winemaking and Executive Manager of Acumen Wines, Henrik Poulsen, fell in love with wine at an early age (14). From here, he began working in a high-end wine retail shop in Copenhagen. While he enjoyed his work, he knew his ultimate aspiration was to be a winemaker — [...]

By | 2017-10-06T12:37:28+00:00 October 6th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The 2017 Festival Hubs | Napa Valley Film Festival

This year, the Napa Valley Film Festival Hubs offer passholders a place to discover new films, the finest food and wine in Napa Valley, afternoon entertainment, and more. Not sure what to expect? Use the icons and maps to navigate your way around the Hubs, and start planning your festival experience! Down [...]

By | 2017-09-24T17:14:34+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Festival|0 Comments

Meet the 2017 NVFF Screening Venues

This year, the Napa Valley Film Festival has 9 venues throughout Napa, Yountville, and St. Helena. From historic wineries to beautiful cinemas, each screening venue provides a premiere viewing experience for all those who attend. Napa CIA at Copia Seats: 240 Address: 500 First Street, Napa Description: While the [...]

By | 2017-10-06T19:36:30+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Festival|0 Comments

Materra | Cunat Family Vineyards: A Legacy Built to Last

When Brian Cunat, owner of Materra | Cunat Family Vineyards, was asked to describe the first 10 years for his winery in one word, he quickly responded with “It’s been a ‘rush.” However, after discussing the immense changes he, his wife and his daughters have brought to the Oak Knoll District-based vineyard, his daughter [...]

By | 2017-09-08T14:50:50+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Meet the Napa Valley Film Festival 2017 Vintner Circle

The NVFF Vintner Circle is an elite group of Napa Valley wineries that pair directly with the festival’s exclusive Patron Circle. Unlike any other film festival, we connect our guests with top Napa Valley vintners to create the ultimate film, food, and wine experience. The NVFF Vintner Circle members host intimate dinners, late night [...]

By | 2017-09-07T09:00:49+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Festival, Food & Wine|0 Comments

Tamber Bey Vineyards and Winery: A Horse and Wine Experience

Visiting Tamber Bey Winery at the Sundance Ranch in Calistoga is a high-end tasting experience in a laid-back environment. Named one of the top winery tours in Napa Valley by USA Today, the tasting room is an original barn clubhouse designed by renowned architect Howard Backen. Tamber Bey was founded in 1999, when owners [...]

By | 2017-09-08T10:27:49+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

VGS Chateau Potelle: It’s Very Good S*!%

On the edge of downtown St. Helena sits a quaint white house with an inviting yellow door. As you make your way through the flower and topiary garden, both French, and American flags hang in the doorway. This is VGS Chateau Potelle. When owner Jean-Noel Fourmeaux du Sartel first came to America, he had [...]

By | 2017-09-24T17:18:57+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Paraduxx Wine Uncorks Innovation

A division of Duckhorn Wine Company, Paraduxx is the only Napa Valley winery solely dedicated to contemporary wine blends. To learn more about what makes a Paraduxx blend unqiue,  I talked with Don LaBorde, the Paraduxx Winemaker, about the way in which he utilizes his background in art and wine science to craft the perfect blend of [...]

By | 2017-08-17T07:41:46+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments
NVFF18 • NOV 7 - 11

NVFF18 • NOV 7 – 11