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What not to wear, vineyard version

  What should you wear when you’re going to get out in the vineyard to observe the nitty gritty, emphasis on gritty, of grapegrowing? Here’s a hint. Don’t follow the example of a group I  encountered recently who showed up for a vineyard tour wearing sleeveless tops and flip-flops _ and here’s a bulletin folks; toes are not pretty _ not…

Cracking the wine country dress code

It’s party time in the Napa Valley and the invitations are flying _ swell soirees, tony tastings, delectable dinners. Which means it’s time for that annual brainteaser _ cracking the wine country dress code, which can range from the straightforward _ casual or cocktail _ to the more ambivalent ”dressy casual,” ”festive,” or simply, “sassy.” I’ve always envied those…