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Top Ten: Most Romantic Experiences in Wine Country

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Now is the perfect time to reconnect with that special person in your life, after the busy holiday season and Valentine’s being just right around the corner. Escaping for a few days in wine country provides the ultimate in beautiful scenery and indulgent accommodations. This time of year you can especially feel the love as lodging, spas and restaurants focus on offering unique packages focused on romance.

1. Valentine’s Exclusive Experience Napa Valley.
This Valentine’s book an “Exclusive Experience” including tickets to the renowned Lincoln Theater and a luxurious evening of perfectly paired dishes and unforgettable toasts at étoile restaurant in Napa Valley’s famous Domaine Chandon Winery.

2. Casual Luxury –Vineyard Cottage in Sonoma
The intimate Grape Leaf Inn provides a luxurious yet relaxed stay at their cottages surrounded by 80-year-old Zinfandel vines. Enjoy welcome bottle of wine, a generous wine and cheese tasting in the wine cellar; gourmet breakfast for two and a picnic lunch to Armida Winery with private tour and tasting; priced at $699 for two.

3. Ultimate Vineyard Stay: Dry Creek Valley
This weekend getaway includes wine tasting among the groomed vineyards, flowing fountains and sweeping cypress trees of Ferrari-Carano Winery and indulging in stay among the vines at the Vintner’s Inn- complete with dining at their wine country cuisine focused “John Ash Co. Restaurant.”

4. California Coastal Escape
This Valentine’s take in the ocean views and romantic sunsets at the four diamond Blue Lantern Inn at Dana Point, just south of Monterey. Get two nights, a bottle of sparkling wine, voucher good toward dining in a selection of local restaurants, breakfast for two, afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres and chocolate truffles – just $450 for two.

5. Classic Wine Country Romance, Yountville
Find romance in classic Wine Country style; Surrounded by flowers at the French country inn- Maison Fleurie, strolling through Euro-chic Yountville and sampling gourmet cuisine from the famed Bouchon. Our online package also includes breakfast for two and afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres at $285 for two people.

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