Downtown Napa


Morimoto Napa: “Mori Cristo” an adventurous dish oozing yolk and revenge (Video)

Revenge. Best served cold. Just like this epic tower sandwich by Chef Morimoto.

Napa tourism organization renames, launches new web site

Napa Valley Destination Council announces name change, becomes 'Visit Napa Valley'.
Stark Insider

Inside Oenotri, best new Italian restaurant in U.S. (video)

Oh, quick tip: ask for the Guanciale. Watch this SI TV segment to find out why.
Carpe Diem - speaking of seizing the day...

Carpe Diem Napa!

Perhaps one of my favorite aspects of this story is Steve's tattoo which you'll get a glimpse of here in this video. Now that's seizing the day!
Chef Ken Frank, La Toque Napa

Napa Chef Ken Frank: “I like anything with a throttle!” (Interview)

Recently, I dropped by his relatively new (2008) Napa restaurant, La Toque, to get the latest scoop.
Gordon Huether: Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), 2002, 2 murals @ 15'h x 15'w, Glass, San Mateo, CA.,

Exploring Napa – Downtown Art Scene with Gordon Huether

How did I ever end up saying that I wanted to be covered in Sushi to one of Napa's most famous and well-known artists?
Napa Valley Film Festival preview - Lifted screening

Sneak Peek: Napa Valley Film Festival

Running eighty seconds long the bit features some very – very – enlightened grape crushing techniques. And you were worried about brett and TCA!
Me say picante!

Sushi Weakness

"I think that the Morimoto restaurant is probably going to do as much for Napa as Thomas Keller (French Laundry) did for Yountville."

Things to do Napa: Oxbow Public Market

On this day I was in sushi paradise.
Downtown Napa - The new Riverwalk beckons.

Downtown Napa: 10 things to see and do

Quick tip if you plan a trip: bring good walking shoes. Sunglasses too! You'll appreciate the fact that the town is walkable, and there's nothing better than burning off some of those Cabernet calories on the go.