California Living ® TV host Aprilanne Hurley delivers an Insider’s Guide to Angel Island’s “secret beaches” this season. When the heat is on, escape the beach traffic and crowds – just head to Tiburon, California, for an Angel Island Ferry to Angel Island State Park. There you’ll discover a paradise …
When visiting Southern California, CALIFORNIA LIVING® TV Magazine show creator and host Aprilanne Hurley recommends you explore the magical “Mission Santa Barbara” to experience the rare ‘living story’ of what life was like when the Santa Barbara Mission was home to the Spanish Franciscans…as well as what the CALIFORNIA LIVING® lifestyle is like at the Mssion today, more than 200 years later.
The California Living® with host Aprilanne Hurley Half Moon Bay Travel Special airs on ION Television’s KKPX-TV 65/Comcast Cable 16 in San Francisco, and KSPX- TV Channel 29/Comcast 11 in Sacramento, California. PLUS: Check your local listings for California Living® channel placements on Dish Network and Direct TV. In celebration …
California Living® host Aprilanne Hurley delivers the Insider’s Guide to The Carneros Inn & Spa on ION Television Thursday, March 3, 2016. When CALIFORNIA LIVING® producer and host Aprilanne Hurley set her sights on creating a travel special on the Carneros Inn & Spa, she knew it would be the type of …
Partner and General Manager of PlumpJack Winery John Conover and Aprilanne Hurley, host of California Living® discuss screw cap vs. cork closures for high-end wine.
California Living® celebrates “California Wine Month” with the inside look at our “best of” TV episodes featuring California wineries and California food & wine pairing.
This Week on California Living®: As the Wine Industry debates over Screw Cap verses Cork closures…California Living® host Aprilanne Hurley gets an Inside Look at the compelling reasons why PlumpJack Winery made the bold move to offer screw cap closures on their high end wine.
There’s a great story behind every California Living® TV episode. This is PlumpJack Winery’s story…
California Living® with host Aprilanne Hurley was a new “California lifestyle” TV show at the time we filmed on location at PlumpJack Winery in Napa Valley, California.
We appreciated PlumpJack Group invitation to go behind the scenes and into their world of wine. We also knew our viewers would really enjoy an inside look at the PlumpJack wine tasting experience, after all…
PlumpJack Winery’s cabernet had recently been named the “World’s #1 Cab.”
PlumpJack Winery pioneers screw cap closures on high end wine.
In this show, PlumpJack Winery partner and GM John Conover tells the story of how PlumpJack got it’s unique name. We also hear what PlumpJack Winery founders Gavin Newsom and Gordon Getty bring to the table, and get their take on why they went for screw cap closures on their high end wine.
PlumpJack Wine Pairing with BBQ on California Living® with host Aprilanne Hurley
This CALIFORNIA LIVING® PlumpJack Winery Food & Wine Special also features:
Overview of the “Steps to Wine Tasting”
Behind the scenes look at what goes into making great wine at PlumpJack
Fast forward to 2015. As CALIFORNIA LIIVNG® celebrates 10 years on broadcast television, we extend a note of appreciation to PlumpJack Group for giving us the opportunity to “tell their story.” The content featured in our PlumpJack Winery TV special remains as entertaining and evergreen as the day we filmed it.
Yes, PlumpJack Winemaker Tony Biagi has moved on. Yet, if we’ve learned anything over the last 10 years – it’s that “things change.”
Today, winemaker Aaron Miller and his team continue on to earn PlumpJack wine high critical acclaim.
For the PlumpJack Group, “change” has been a good thing. In addition to managing growth in their “lifestyle” focused restaurant and resort property offerings, PlumpJack Group’s portfolio now includes 2 additional Napa Valley wineries:
Odette Winery, Napa Valley, Califonia
Odette Winery located in the Stags Leap District along Silverado Trail, Napa Valley, California.
CADE Winery located on Howell Mountain, St. Helena, California. Napa Valley’s first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certified estate winery.
Special thanks to the PlumpJack Group for inviting our CALIFORNIA LIVING® TV team and viewers behind the scenes to experience exceptional wine tasting, wine making…and the essence of living the #PlumpJackLife.
Pour a glass of wine, sit back, relax and watch the entire CALIFORNIA LIVING® PlumpJack Winery Special on-demand below…
Carneros Inn and Spa, Napa Valley, California, on list of “Top Hotels” for California Wine Harvest by California Living® Host Aprilanne Hurley and the Robb Report. When CALIFORNIA LIVING® creator and host Aprilanne Hurley set her sights on producing a travel special on the Carneros Inn & Spa, she knew …
CALIFORNIA LIVING® with host Aprilanne Hurley spotlights “Angel Island Tiburon Ferry” Sunset Cruises on San Francisco Bay as a top “Bay Area getaway” because Hurley says once you get onboard one you’ll agree – “living in California doesn’t get much better than this.”
Imagine, you and your special someone or a fun group of friends aboard a spacious vessel enjoying a nice bottle of wine and a picnic dinner while taking in the magical sights of the majestic San Francisco Bay. Yes, you truly live in paradise.
CALIFORNIA LIVING® host Aprilanne Hurley encourages you to plan a day-trip or romantic “Bay Area getaway” to the storybook town of Tiburon, Calif., to experience this town’s “walk everywhere” ambiance and sunny micro-cliamate during the Tiburon Chamber of Commerce’s first “Tiburon Art Walk” taking place now through Nov. 16, 2014.
CALIFORNIA LIVING™ with host Aprilanne Hurley has the perfect romantic Bay Area Getaway for your Valentine’s Day 2014 – and it’s all about cuddling up with your sweetheart and sipping on champagne while taking in all the romance and allure of San Francisco Bay on a San Francisco Valentine’s Cruise out of Tiburon, Calif. – one of CALFIORNIA LIVING’S top romantic Bay Area Getaways.