Videos, photos and stories from Premiere Napa Valley. The annual wine auction draws trade, media and collectors from the world over.
Premiere Napa Valley
In one corner: Picasso. In the other: wine impresario Jean-Charles Boisset. A wine marketing cage match is born. Most sales collateral is repetitive, non-imaginative, and quite forgettable. But, occasionally, I receive a piece in the mail that captures my attention. It's at these moments, I pour a Sonoma Chard, shutdown Chrome, and...
Auction Napa Valley nets $15.8 million, shatters records on the heels of Premiere Napa Valley, the region's other high profile charity event.
Annual Premiere Napa Valley wine auction again breaks record. $6 million raised, with top lot Brand Napa Valley going for $115,000, or about $1,900 per bottle.
Prepare to Napa Gras. If you notice a slight red glow over the Napa Valley tonight, chances are the source would be none other than Raymond Vineyards. There, an epic party once again kicks off the weekend here known as Premiere Napa Valley. Hosted by gregarious, well-dressed wine magnet Jean-Charles Boisset, Napa...
Etude, Duckhorn, Alpha Omega, Corison, Stags' Leap. Stark Insider previews the upcoming Premiere Napa Valley wine auction.
That's how we first met Olga Keever. She was hustling. She approached us with a '12 barrel pour of Keever. "Come on! Give it a try!" And I'm glad I did.
How does it feel to make bottles of wine that sell for $4,300? Stark Insider sits down with star winemaker Celia Welch of Scarecrow Wine to find out.