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Grape Nut

  • Popping the Cork on the Celebrity Wine Conundrum

    By Lindsey Whipple, Advanced Sommelier

    Is celebrity wine actually any good? Celebrities owning vineyards is not a new phenomenon. The practice has been around since ancient Greek and Roman times, when prominent philosophers and politicians owned vineyards for personal use. Famous winemakers included Virgil and Pliny the Elder. Therefore it is no surprise that today’s superstars, such as the Beckhams, the Jolie-Pitts, Fergie and Johnny Depp own vineyards. Incidentally, the latter had his arm tattoo changed from “Winona Forever” to “Wino Forever.”

  • In My Shoes

    By Melinda Sheckells

    Lost on where to go on your next Napa Valley adventure? Spend 24 hours in the shoes of Vegas Seven style editor Melinda Sheckells as she shares her ultimate Napa itinerary—with the perfect footwear for every occasion. Check In: 4 p.m., Milliken Creek Inn & Spa, wearing Melissa Campana zigzag flats.