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Foodies' Delight

Admit it: you're a foodie. That's OK...you're among friends. You'd like to see Napa or Sonoma or the Russian River valleys, but what interests you most is their famous restaurants, diners and breweries.cindys kitchen st helena

We offer a sample itinerary but, of course, you are free to substitute other restaurants, wineries, a seated olive-oil tasting or bakery—if their hours and locations work well together. To fit in noshing at more eateries we suggest that you make the bar (rather than a table) your destination. Or stay over for a leisurely dinner at the eatery that's your #1: To your Health! and Enjoyment!


Sample Itinerary (A) (for a Saturday or Sunday)

   9:15- depart downtown San Francisco

      10-  visit Tyler Florence's store

 10:45- drive to Napa Valley

 11:45- Lunch (sans dessert) at one of Cindy Pawlcyn's restaurants or at Farmstead or Meadowood or at the Auberge de Soleil

   1:30- cooking Demo at the CIA

   2:45- olive-oil Tasting in St. Helena or at Round Pond...

or Woodhouse (chocolates)

   3:30- wine Tasting in Yountville

   5:15- wine Tasting w/cheese plate at DC

   6:15- return drive

   7:30- arrive back in SF

Sample Itinerary (B)

   9:15- depart downtown San Francisco

 10:30- Tasting at JS or R

 11:45- Nosh at Guy Fieri's diner

        1-  Lunch at John Ash & Co.

       3-  wine Tasting at GF

   4:15- window shopping in Healdsburg Plaza

   5:30- beer Tasting at the Russian River Brewery

   6:30- return drive

        8-  arrive back in SF

And if you've always wanted to gorge on some of the continent's best oysters... that's yet another itinerary—with beautiful pastoral scenery included.

    You know you want it—your unique sojourn in California Wine Country! Get in touch and let's see what works.