Venimus. Vidimus. Comedimus.

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We came. We saw. We ate (and drank).
Our Christmas wine and champagne. Bruno Paillard Rose, Krug NV, Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, Chateau Figeac 2000

Our Christmas wine and champagne. Bruno Paillard Rose, Krug NV, Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, Chateau Figeac 2000

Kenzo Estate

Kenzo Estate

Kenzo’s land and vines

Kenzo’s land and vines

Next stop: Kenzo Estate (owned by the chairman of CAPCOM)

Next stop: Kenzo Estate (owned by the chairman of CAPCOM)

Who needs a gingerbread house when you can have a gingerbread Notre Dame? (@ Bouchon Bakery)

Who needs a gingerbread house when you can have a gingerbread Notre Dame? (@ Bouchon Bakery)

Outside Bouchon

Outside Bouchon

K’s confit de canard. Yum

K’s confit de canard. Yum

J’s pork dish with jus (Bouchon)

J’s pork dish with jus (Bouchon)

French onion soup at Bouchon! Classic

French onion soup at Bouchon! Classic

Inside Bouchon

Inside Bouchon

Lunch at Thomas Keller’s Bouchon in Yountville

Lunch at Thomas Keller’s Bouchon in Yountville

This little guy has the right idea (@ Heitz Cellars, Napa)

This little guy has the right idea (@ Heitz Cellars, Napa)

Otto on a wine press outside Heitz Cellars in Napa

Otto on a wine press outside Heitz Cellars in Napa

Chateau Montelena. Their estate Cabernet Sauvignon is one of our favorite California wines!

Chateau Montelena. Their estate Cabernet Sauvignon is one of our favorite California wines!

Tea garden at Chateau Montelena winery in Napa, CA

Tea garden at Chateau Montelena winery in Napa, CA