Tag Archives: wine tasting

The Ins and Outs of Wine Glasses

Have you ever noticed during your wine travels that different wine glasses are used for different types of wines? Have you ever asked yourself why this is done? There are many reasons why and I’m going to explain them to … Continue reading

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New Video Posted – Meet Wine Tour Guide Toni

Toni! Toni! Toni! Have you met Toni yet? Well you can in our next “Inside Platypus Tours” video “Top Wine Tour Guides – Toni from Platypus Wine Tours” posted on our YouTube Channel. Learn all about wine and wine tasting … Continue reading

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The Meritage Resort and Spa is better than ever!

Cheers to our friends at the The Meritage Resort and Spa on their completed expansion! The $40 million expansion of the Napa Valley luxury hotel and resort, set against rolling hills with its own private vineyards, luxury spa, seasonal farm-to-table … Continue reading

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Wine Sensory Experience Class ~ Platypus Friends Discount!

I am challenged when it comes to telling you exactly what I’m smelling in my glass of wine. I have the habit of nodding my head in agreement when someone says that they’re picking up notes of Cassis or green pepper…..however … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung in Wine Country

Ah Spring! It is time for our annual look ahead to the coming season and what we might do to ensure the best possible tour experiences for our guests this year. Which brings up some brisk discussions about the wineries … Continue reading

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