Holiday Hosting

Dec 05, 2020


Entertain like a pro and create meaningful memories this holiday season with Frank Family’s recipes, wine pairings, and decorating tips. Theoni Event Designer, Joli DeVore presents her beautiful table setting decor elements and walks you through how to recreate the look at your own holiday table. Then, Napa chef and sommelier Christina Machamer shares extravagant hors d’oeuvres like bacon wrapped bleu cheese stuffed dates, dungeness crab cakes, and baked brie, followed by wine and glassware pairings by Liam Gearity. View recorded tasting below.


  • DateDec 05, 2020

In our last virtual event of the year, Frank Family Proprietor, Leslie Frank, was joined by a few of her friends to bring the ultimate trifecta in holiday hosting expertise: food, wine and decor. Napa chef and sommelier, Christina Machamer joined forces with Frank Family's Director of Hospitality, Liam Gearity, to deliciously pair three easy-to-make hor d'oeuvres with an array of Frank Family wines. Liam also explains best practices when selecting glassware for your wine - a concept that is important to keep in mind when setting your dinner table. Event Designer for Theoni Collection, Joli DeVore, then showcases three exquisite table decor settings. Whether you prefer a modern, classic or rustic look for your holiday table, Joli offers tips and tricks to create a holiday gathering place as unique and elegant as the family that fills it. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

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Virtual Tasting Series

Join and taste along with the Frank Family team as we exchange stories, tasting tidbits, and friendly banter. Both private and public tastings are available. Public tastings are broadcasted monthly on Zoom. Read on for details on upcoming and previous events, ongoing private tastings, and to acquire the wines to taste along live or on your own time.