I hadn't planned on visiting Copia, the year-old American Center for Wine Food & the Arts (as it styles itself), in Napa that day. I wasn't planning on going to Napa at all. It was a glorious afternoon, I was driving up to meet friends for dinner at Bistro Jeanty in Yountville, and I thought I'd explore that tiny town, largely unseen in my three previous visits, when I'd gotten there just in time for a lunch or dinner reservation at the French Laundry and driven away, sated, afterward. And in case the attractions of Yountville paled, I had a book to read... More >>>