February 24th marked the 21st annual Premiere Napa Valley auction. Following somewhat in the mold of Burgundy’s famous Hospice de Beaune, it’s a wine trade event that auctions off selected bottles or barrel lots donated by Napa wineries with the proceeds going to fund the Napa Valley Vintners Association. More noteworthy than the $4.2 million raised from the 218 lots of wine was the fact that this was the first […]
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