Located just a short drive up Route 29 from Napa lies the town of Yountville. Many have dubbed this town the ‘Culinary Capital of Napa Valley’. It earns this title because it’s home to more Michelin Star Restaurants per capita than any other city in North America.
The gem of these restaurants is the illustrious ‘The French Laundry’. Founded by award-winning Chef Thomas Keller, The French Laundry has been consistently rated one as of the best restaurants in the world for it’s delicious cuisine and stunning ambiance. Another fantastic, Michelin-star restaurant in Yountville is Bouchon Bistro, which sits just steps away from The French Laundry on Washington Street. This restaurant is also owned by Chef Keller’s restaurant group.
To add to the beauty of this culinary scene, Yountville is surrounded by vineyards giving you fantastic scenery as you dine. Make sure to sip on a local wine as you eat to really take in the beauty of Napa.
AMENITIES OF THE YOUNTVILLE COMMUNITY
Yountville is also home to some of Napa Valley’s main cultural and athletic amenities. One of which is the Napa Valley Performing Arts Center houses the 1,200 seat Lincoln theater as well as, Vintner’s 9 hole golf course. Not to be outdone by the local restaurants, Yountville also includes a number of wineries. They include producers such as Domaine Chandon, one of America’s top sparkling wine manufacturers, to Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley which offers a unique tasting room.
WHY BUYING IN YOUNTVILLE IS RIGHT FOR YOU
There's many reasons to be intrigued by the homes for sale in Yountville. It's a small town, with a compact center located just off the main highway making it easy to wander. This makes for relaxing afternoons exploring unique galleries like NapaStyle, which houses a veritable mix of handcrafted home goods for the kitchen and for decoration. The town is easy to navigate by car or foot making it convenient for running errands or dining out with friends and family.
Ginger has a proven track record in Yountville’s real estate market. If you’re looking to buy a sell a property in Yountville, look no further and contact Ginger today.