Napa Valley Aloft

Up, Up and Away... If you live in Napa Valley you’re inevitably going to see some hot air balloons passing over you in the sky.    The experience looked so inviting the Insider couldn't resist contacting Napa Valley Aloft and since the Insider had done a bungy jump, white water rafted, scuba dived, etc…he was totally [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Play in Napa|0 Comments

Calistoga Inn Restaurant & Brewery

Bartender, not a hockey player...  I’ve always loved talking to bartenders. If they’re not too busy, late afternoon, after the lunch crowd and before the after work rush hits, is a good time. They’re usually smart, funny and know where to go. So it was when the Insider strolled into the Calistoga Inn Restaurant and Brewery. The man behind the taps, Green Lafleur, easily [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|Napa Eateries|0 Comments

Priest Ranch Wines

Fine wine, BBQ and Country Rock... To the Priest Ranch Wines tasting room we go to on Yountville’s main drag on Washington St.  They collaborated with Tips-Tri-Tip trolley. If you like barbeque you can’t go wrong with the Tri-Trip Sando sandwich of a ½ lb of tri-tip, coleslaw, with chipotle sauce on a toasted roll.  And for entertainment, Miracle Mule kept [...]

By | September 9th, 2017|Napa Wineries|0 Comments