Napa Staycation

August 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Twice is Not Enough... It’s always fun to renew tasting experiences you’ve enjoyed before. So it was a kick to drive down the 29 recently [...]

Piazza Del Dotto

June 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Laughter Flows Like Wine... It’s too bad that there aren’t a lot of more laughs in the world of wine. Outside of the razor sharp [...]

Yountville Live 2019

April 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Fun to Reconnect... Some times when you go to a classy event like the recent Yountville Live it pays to arrive in style. And I [...]

Charleston Wine & Food Festival

March 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Southern Sophistication ... I’ve always loved authentic southern cooking and cuisine. Give me a choice between some foo foo foam concoction and a perfectly grilled [...]


March 7th, 2019|0 Comments

Had a Blast ... Well, the 18th SOBE festival, which takes place mostly in South Beach, FL has come and gone, and what can one [...]

Ferrari-Carano & SOBEWFF

February 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Winemaker Quider returns to SOBEWFF... Ferrari-Carano's Executive Winemaker, Sarah Quider, has poured her wines at SOBEWFF before and loved the experience. So it was a natural [...]

Acme Fine Wines

November 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Something to Celebrate... Looking for rare, new, small production and coveted wines?  Acme Fine Wines located in Saint Helena has been hooking up and connecting [...]

Rodney Strong Vineyards

August 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Cool Guy in The Vines... There is a LOT of food and wine festivals in the world, especially in the USA during the summer. But [...]

About the Writer

David Pierson is a journalist who loved Wine Country enough to move here.

Now he blogs on the area’s unique offerings in wine, dining, recreation and accommodations.

More about Napa Sonoma Insider

Visit our Article Archives

Sign Up for Insider Articles

Enjoy the Insider’s fresh approach to the best Wine Country has to offer. Get Napa Sonoma Insider reviews delivered to your email box 3-5 times weekly. They’re free, and you can unsubscribe any time! (But we doubt you’ll want to…)