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Bud break

Bud break

Yes. Bud break is underway in the Nap Valley and throughout the Wine Country.
It seems early this year — I’ve heard growers estimate that it is anywhere from two to three weeks ahead of schedule. As everyone knows the entire state of California has experienced below normal rainfall. Instead the temperatures have been very mild for this time of the year. But it’s official Spring is here and let the good times begin. This photo was taken in a vineyard at V. Sattui Winery south of St Helena

Melted

Melted

Melted is downtown Napa’s newest jewel in its arsenal to meet everyone’s appetite for good food. Melted is open for breakfast and lunch right now. What an ingenious ideas — using a thin crunchy waffle as bread. The chef has devised delicious recipes that are fantastic! No kidding. And the great thing is that it is affordable and innovative. Please check it out and enjoy. Downtown cuisine continues to evolve and. become even greater