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Most of us have a favorite dining spot we return to over and over again. For my money, Bistro Jeanty never fails to entertain or to provide exemplary French food in an authentic, unpretentious atmosphere. Mike and I have been going there for years, and it’s still our number one go-to stopover after a day of wine tasting in the Napa Valley or even as a special trip. We’ve even spent New Year’s Eve at Jeanty—twice—it fits like an old friend. As soon as you walk in the door, you are magically transported into a rustic French village, where peasant food handed down through the ages is served alongside more contemporary dishes. There’s something for everyone at Bistro Jeanty. A nostalgic respite for Francophiles, a warm and cozy dining room for...