Oakville Grocery

Looking for expensive groceries and gourmet food items from Napa like fresh jams, nuts coated in fancy seasonings, and salted chocolates to take back in your suitcase? Then Oakville Grocery is the place for you. While Oakville Grocery is insanely priced, everything they sell is also insanely delicious and convinces me that yes I do … More Oakville Grocery

Gott’s Roadside

It is time, once again, to discuss burgers. Growing up in the Midwest, our options were either the very flat McDonald’s style burger, the thick pub style burger that you get in a sit down restaurant which requires a fork and knife to eat (plus it costs upwards of $20), or a freshly grilled backyard … More Gott’s Roadside

Napa Farmhouse Inn

Napa could definitely be considered one of the capitals of the hotel market. There are endless top rated hotels to choose from, all with their own inviting aesthetic, relaxing spas, and delicious restaurants. Even hough every year multiple new hotels continue to open, they all stay booked, busy, and expensive. Although almost every one of … More Napa Farmhouse Inn

Oxbow Market

I am always a sucker for a “cafeteria style” indoor market with a long line of food stalls, no matter how touristy it may seem. Napa’s Oxbow Public Market did not disappoint as it introduced me to one of the best beef sandwiches I have ever tried from the delicious Five Dot Ranch and Cookhouse’s … More Oxbow Market

Goose & Gander

The Napa Valley area, which includes Calistoga, St. Helena, Yountville, and Sonoma, is known for its wineries but is also home to some of the best restaurants in the United States, and even the world(I’m looking at you The French Laundry). So, of course I was going to try to find a great dining experience … More Goose & Gander

Sterling Winery

During my trip in Napa Valley, the first recommendation I received was to visit Sterling Winery. Sterling has a gondola ride, which adds a little extra to the wine tour experience. The tour is more self-lead, so you can try wine at your own preference, read some signs about the wine and the process, and … More Sterling Winery