Matt Villano of Visit Napa Valley did a great write up on Napa Valley Olive Oil. Below is a short excerpt...Read the whole article here.
Local olive oil comes with a side of history at the Napa Valley Olive Oil Manufacturing Company in St. Helena.
The shop, which lives in an old white barn two blocks east of Highway 29 behind The Charter Oak restaurant, has been selling oil, salumi, cheeses, and a variety of imported Italian foods since the 1930s. Today the place is quite literally jam-packed with provisions for an epic Italian feast.