From a sommelier dissing your choice of the least expensive bottle on the list to the friend who announces "darhling this is a $150 Cabernet," wine snobs are the ones who make wine scary to those of us who just want to enjoy it.
You probably don't think of downtown Napa as a destination for style or shopping. People used to bypass Napa on their way to winery tasting rooms and St. Helena. Well things have changed.
Did you know that there are enough wine bloggers to hold an annual conference? There are actually about 1500 of us more or less. Approximately 300 bloggers, me included, showed up in Charlottesville, Virginia for the 4th Wine Bloggers Conference last week.