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Bee Cave Wines, Bee Cave Dines, Bee Cave Now Shows All the Signs of … Becoming a Worthy Destination Unto Itself?
The Sonesta's great for exploring this nearby escape-from-the-city
"...the PR blast shouted our way: “Bee Cave rivals Napa Valley with a diverse range of breweries, wineries, and..."

Dec. 29, 2021 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Intruder
Is going Full-On Quaid a thing? Maybe so, as the veteran goes bugnuts melodrama in the "crazy neighbor" thriller
" kid Scott (Ealy) agrees to settle down in Napa Valley with his wife Annie (Good). Soon they find..."

May 3, 2019 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

Liquid Assets
The next Napa
"...means the wines aren't fetching the premium prices of Napa and Sonoma wines, and the quality level is almost..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Food Column by Wes Marshall

Go Back to Class
"...Alexander Valley Cabernet, stating: “This is old style California Napa Cab – I mean that in the very best..."

July 1, 2019 Postmarks

Through Rosé Colored Glasses
Rae Wilson helps Austin reconsider the pink drink
"...her attention to wine production, making her way to Napa Valley to work the harvest at Artesa, one of..."

July 25, 2014 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

Wine of the Week
The 2005 Becker Vineyards Cabernet Reserve Sauvignon is a Napa-worthy Texas Cab
" as the assistant winemaker at Flora Springs in Napa, Russell Smith returned to Texas to make Texas wine...."

June 6, 2008 Food Column by Wes Marshall

The Napa Vintner's Association benefit for Any Baby Can
"...The Napa Vintner's Association benefit for Any Baby CanThursday, May 9,..."

May 3, 2002 Food Review by Wes Marshall

Worlds of Flavor
As a food writer with a special passion for the foods of Southeast Asia, I was excited about the 2000 Worlds of Flavor International Conference and Festival, Mick Vann writes. My pulse quickened and I salivated uncontrollably every time the possibility of attending crossed my mind. I would love to go, but my financial picture was in its usual bleak and blurry mode. Then came the call from my editor. I had gotten a surprise, last-minute press pass.
"...Helena, Calif., at the upper end of the picturesque Napa Valley. The 1888 National Historic building is a three-story,..."

March 23, 2001 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Meow Mix
Texans Are Wild About Exotic Cats, but at What Cost?
"...Jazmyn Concolor says she doesn't know how many members NAPA has, but estimated that its Web site gets about..."

Aug. 4, 2000 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

The Chameleon of Wines
The World's Most Popular Wine
"...Barbara, and Carneros and Russian River Valley in the Napa/Sonoma region, are most famous for their cool, Chardonnay-nurturing climates...."

April 9, 1999 Food Feature by Anthony King

Weekend Wine: American Cabernet Sauvignon
It's time for grilled steaks and old style California Napa Cabs.
"...Valley Cabernet Sauvignon ($57). This is old style California Napa Cab – I mean that in the very best..."

June 29, 2019 Food Post by Wes Marshall

Drink Responsibly
"...of the Port-like monsters you get with an expensive Napa Cab. Those wines do well in tastings because they..."

Aug. 11, 2018 Postmarks

New York-Style Bagels Headed for Austin
Chef couple teams up for North Austin shop
" in Minneapolis and spent several years in California's Napa Valley after graduation. She worked at the prestigious Auberge..."

May 13, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

A Family Affair
Local couple spins traditional kimchi
"...spice channels. Korea's national dish is typically made with napa cabbage, fish sauce, and seasonings. The taste is spicy..."

Aug. 1, 2014 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

The Best of Food in 2007
10 Best Wines of the Year
"...Frank Family Napa Valley Zinfandel ($32) Rich Frank used to run Disney...."

Jan. 4, 2008 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

How to Have Sex
Un Certain Regard winner explores first sex and consent from the perspective of a British teenager on a holiday in Crete
" of Malia in Crete. Like Ibiza and Ayia Napa, these holiday destinations have become where British teens head..."

Feb. 2, 2024 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Argus Cidery Returns, Lou’s Comes to Barton Springs Road, Hip Hotels Hype that Hemp, Fierce Whiskers Hosts Loro, Chi’Lantro Goes South, and More
All the news that’s fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...latest Long Table Dinner. This one’s “A Taste of Napa” and features a multicourse meal of Italian-inspired dishes paired..."

May 18, 2022 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Los Hermanos/The Brothers
How the Cold War divided a family, while music kept them connected
"...with his sibling. Concerts in Rockport, Massachusetts, Detroit, the Napa Valley Jazz Festival, and finally the Lincoln Center. Their..."

May 28, 2021 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Weekend Wine
As for the wine snobs, too bad for them!
"...the U.S. – wines like Duckhorn Merlot Three Palms Napa ($100), Leonetti Merlot Walla Walla Valley ($90), or Pahlmeyer..."

Sept. 22, 2018 Food Post by Wes Marshall

Wine of the Week
Winery offers affordable variation of its Sauvignon Blanc
"...Sémillon into the mix, and its fruit is from Napa. The Decoy is 100% Sauvignon Blanc, and the fruit..."

Jan. 18, 2013 Food Column by Wes Marshall

Bastrop fires level a much-loved chocolatier
"...Austin was well-represented in the Napa Valley last week. El Naranjo trailer chef/owner Iliana de..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Bottle Shock
Stuff the cork back in: This wine movie was sold before its time.
"...Miller cuts to a lovely wide shot of the Napa Valley vineyards. But, sadly, his pour is all flat...."

Aug. 15, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Steeping Room
Afternoon tea is back in style
"...Zen Tea Service ($15) consists of chicken or tofu Napa Rolls, green salad, Matcha-dusted brownie, and a pot of..."

May 9, 2008 Food Review by Kate Thornberry

Misung 888
The prices might seem a little high at first glance, but the quality of the panchan more than makes up for it
"...covered with the stir-fry of thinly sliced pork, pickled Napa cabbage, garlic, red pepper, and scallion. It is delicious:..."

July 28, 2006 Food Review by Mick Vann

Sprawling documentary about the globalization of the wine industry is ambitious but frequently directionless – for true connoisseurs only.
"...villains here. The first is the Mondavi family, whose Napa Valley-based business has expanded to holdings on three continents...."

June 10, 2005 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Liquid Assets
East Side Cafe co-owner Dorsey Barger was on the phone, nearly breathless with excitement
" that Oregon is not a snobby mono-culture like Napa," Dorsey says. "If I go to Napa or Sonoma,..."

Aug. 20, 2004 Food Column by Wes Marshall

After a Fashion
Stephen cruises South First and 'Shouts' it out!
"...A bit farther up on the fledgling strip is Napa Home (1106 S. First). Though a prior misunderstanding with..."

May 28, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Culinary Evolution
Vespaio has always been good -- now, it's better.
"...Chiarello in the famed Tra Vigne restaurant in California's Napa Valley. Chiarello and Tra Vigne are known for signature..."

Jan. 17, 2003 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

A Walk in the Clouds
"...his home; Victoria is returning to hers in the Napa Valley, a vineyard idyll owned by her tightly-knit Mexican..."

Aug. 11, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Eight Austin Chefs Are Competing In the American Lamb Jam
Will any of our culinary warriors rise triumphant from the fray?
"...Lamb Jam Master – and get a trip to Napa, California, where they’ll cook and enjoy a lamb lunch..."

May 3, 2023 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

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