March 2012

Michelle and Tom from PA

March 29, 2012

Michelle and Tom purchased an auction item at an event named Wine and Dineosaur which is a really innovative name for the event theme. They got to tour our beautiful Napa Valley with Napa Valley Tours and visited Cakebread among others. At Cakebread they tasted Dancing Bear Cabernet that is grown up in our neck […]

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Lauren, Ari and Sally

March 29, 2012

We had the pleasure of hosting Lauren 12, Ari 9, and their Grandma Sally for a culinary experience today. All have great kitchen skills and we had a great time in the kitchen with them. They enjoyed a pizza to begin followed by Gougere and then we began prepping.  They made a delicious white bean […]

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Birthday Celebration Dinner

March 25, 2012

Our friend Apryl is turning 50 and we are honored that she wants to cook with us to celebrate! She and Mike will arrive Friday to begin the preparation and the rest of the family will arrive on Saturday. Dinner will be wonderful and we will have ten at the table. Here are some of […]

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Perfecting Pizza

March 25, 2012

We took a pizza class from chef Curtis Di Fede and chef Tyler Rodde, his partner at Oenotri. This is one of our favorite restaurants as the chefs are putting out amazing food. Since playing in the kitchen is our life we have been working on perfecting their pizza at home. With great tips from […]

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Jackie Gibson’s Birthday Surprise

March 25, 2012

It was a surprise for Jackie as well as for us! Her sister Nicole planned a wine country culinary class to celebrate Jackie’s birthday. Jackie, her husband Grant and daughter Renee along with Mom came from Sacramento while Nicole and Lance drove up from Santa Cruz. Nicole called en route to let us know they had […]

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Welcome Zulu

March 9, 2012

Our new 8 week old German Shepherd puppy named Zulu came home today. Zander (5) and Zoe (3) were not quite sure what to think at first. They have all settled in nicely. Now by the 15th Zulu chases Zoe around the living room while Zander lies on the sidelines. When Zulu tires he plops […]

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