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Wine Road Barrel Tasting – A taste of the future of the North Coast

The first two weekends in March witnessed the 35th Annual Barrel Tasting  Wine Road – Northern Sonoma County take place in the sun-splashed hills and valleys of the three Wine Road American Viticulture Areas (AVAs – Alexander Valley, Russian River … Continue reading

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Wine and Food Affair offers best of season for Sonoma County.

The 14th Annual Wine Road Wine and Food Affair offered the best of all worlds:  two days of sunny skies, warm temperatures, glorious fall vineyard colors, the smells of harvest and, of course, great wines paired with delightful foods.  Why … Continue reading

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Michelin Star in Guerneville: Applewood Inn Restaurant

It is a dichotomy that the wine country, which is fundamentally rural farm country, might also provide the foundation for fine dining venues.  Unlike the farm country of the central valley, Sonoma wine country is both rural and cosmopolitan.  This … Continue reading

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Skipstone Ranch: Because they love what they do!!

There are so many unique and high quality wines produced along The Wine Road surrounding Healdsburg but none more special than Skipstone Ranch.  Nestled in the rolling hills south-east of Geyserville, Skipstone is the love child of entrepreneur and Cypriot … Continue reading

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Born and Raised – 2 Thumbs Up

Friday the 13th was a lucky day for the participants in the 15th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival.  Unlike Harvest, the documentary subject of Part I, Born and Raised is a coming of age feature film set in a seaside town.  … Continue reading

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Harvest – Sonoma Film Fest Screens Sonoma Documentary

Friday was a big day and night at the 15th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival with continued screenings at the eight (8) venues around the Sonoma Plaza.  The crowds were very large and also very appreciative of the films presented … Continue reading

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Barrel Tasting Weekend “Part Deux” – March 4th 2012

Last weekend (2-4 March) and again this coming weekend (9-11 March) comprise the 34th Annual Northern Sonoma County barrel tasting weekends.  They are two of the premier wine tasting weekends sponsored by the Wine Road of Northern Sonoma County and they … Continue reading

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