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B Cellars- The Newest Winery on the Oakville Cross Road

Surrounded by vineyards on the floor of the Napa Valley, the wide open views in every direction were the first thing I noticed arriving at B Cellars.  The contemporary architecture of the dramatic winery building was the next.  Open less than a year, this is a property that was designed to make a statement.  I knew I was in for a wine country experience immediately upon arrival.

 

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Hill Family Estate – Growing Grapes and Producing Wine in Yountville

Downtown Yountville is foodie heaven with Michelin starred restaurants like French Laundry and Bouchon, and it’s a charming little town for a walk/roll around.  Downtown Yountville is also the home of Hill Family Estate.  This family owned boutique winery is right on Washington Street, the main drag through town and is a definite stop on a wheelchair accessible wine country tour.

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The Hess Collection Pairs Wine with Art

After a gorgeous drive through the redwoods on a winding country road we arrived at The Hess Collection and realized we had found a hidden gem.  Located 20 minutes outside of Napa, The Hess Collection is a special destination where a world class art collection is part of the wine tasting experience.  Both are located in historic stone buildings connected by contemporary architecture and are fully accessible.

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