Exclusive Q & A
Scout is officially out in Napa Valley and we’re thrilled to showcase the incredible local businesses on display in our Napa guide. In honor of our newest West Coast venture, we thought it only fitting to have a guest tastemaker from Napa to tell us about what their currently interested in.
The blog Alexis’ Napa has been a fun read for quite sometime, written by wine enthusiast and altogether stylish figure Alexis Traina of Swanson Vineyards, a unique place known for their bright red tasting room. See what she has to say about what inspires her these days.
What you are currently reading.
nothing worth bragging about
What’s a favorite quote that you find inspirational?
“if i ever go looking for my heart’s desire,i won’t look any further than my own backyard,because if it isn’t there,it was never there to begin with” – the wizard of oz
Who is your current favorite artist?
i love the photography of william eggleston
What is your favorite recipe?
Chef Nate Appleman’s meatballs from San Francisco restaurant A16.
Do you have a favorite summer buy?
a red YSL flowy dress.
Who inspires you right now?
all of the ladies in my life.
Where do you go for your inspiration?
Where is your “happy place”?
under the covers with my children + husband