Napa experienced ups and downs in the early years due to phylloxera, Prohibition, etc; however, in seven ambitious Napa Valley vintners realized unity was their way to global recognition. As the Morgan and Colins tribes grew and operating the Sunny Day became no longer realistic, the ownership team looked to sell. Melissa's sweets are lethal. The location has been the keystone of conscientious cuisine for decades. It experiences a long growing season of sunny, warm days with cool nights, allowing the grapes to ripen slowly and evenly.