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Health Watch: Napa Valley Wines Increase Your I.Q.

As will be reported in the upcoming issue of New England Journal of Medicine, a groundbreaking epidemiological study by UC Davis confirms what NVV members may already know: people who enjoy Napa Valley wines experience a measurable increase in cognitive function. In other words, they are smarter! ...

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Veraison in Napa Valley

It is late July, and we are enjoying beautiful summer weather here in the Napa Valley. Daytime high temperatures will generally range between 75 to 95 degrees (24-35 C) and the nights will cool down the high 50’s (14 C). Daytime high temperatures will vary widely throughout the valley and hills, whi...

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Bud Break in Napa Valley

Spring is here in the beautiful Napa Valley. Long overdue rains finally returned to California in February, and so far, March has been full of sunshine. The vineyards are all neatly pruned now, and the dormant grapevine buds are beginning to swell and open to new green shoots. The timing of bud b...

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Harvest Update, September 24th, 2014

As we approach the peak of harvest activity in Napa Valley, early indications are that 2014 will be another outstanding vintage.  Following one of the driest winters in recorded history, California grapevines got off to an early start and ripened under nearly ideal conditions all summer long. The 2...