Napa Valley is known for fine wines, but how do you choose what to drink when you have so many options? Let Catherine Bugue be your guide.

Bugue is the St. Helena Star’s tasting panel writer. Her weekly pursuit of a good glass of wine provides a nice supply of choices for the Wine of the Week column. Here are her 2017 recommendations. Cheers! 

 

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