Excellent Wines from the Sonoma Coast: Favorites from the West of West Festival

Earlier this month we discovered a number of excellent wines from the West Sonoma Coast at the West of West Grand Tasting, part of the fourth annual West of West Wine Festival. The wines poured were made from grapes grown in … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Starting the Year Right: The 2014 Winter WINEland

If you want to start your wine tasting year of 2014 off right then you should aim straight for the 2014 Winter WINEland in Sonoma County on January 18-19, 2014.  Now in its 22nd year, the event showcases about 140 wineries throughout Alexander Valley, Dry … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Planning An Affair (But In A Good Way): The 2013 Wine & Food Affair

Wine and Food Lovers, it’s time to plan a trip to Sonoma County!   Tickets are now available for the Wine Road’s annual A Wine & Food Affair where you can savor fantastic wine and food for two days straight in the Russian … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Come Taste Alexander Valley, Twenty Eight Times

In just a few weeks, Taste Alexander Valley unfolds over the weekend of May 17-19, 2013, in Sonoma County’s majestic Alexander Valley.  Festivities begin on Friday night with an outdoor gala at Trione Vineyards and Winery.  On Saturday and Sunday, … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Exploring Sonoma County in January: The 2013 Winter WINEland

Looking for an excuse to explore the wineries in Northern Sonoma County?  You’ll have about 140 of them ready for you at the 21st Annual Winter WINEland on January 19-20, 2013, running between 11 am and 4 pm each day.  This is … –> please click here to continue reading –>

What a Difference Two Weeks Can Make: Remembering the 2012 A Wine & Food Affair

What a difference two weeks can make.  It’s been raining on and off all weekend in Napa Valley, and it’s hard to believe that just two weeks ago we were enjoying 70 degree weather at the 14th Annual A Wine … –> please click here to continue reading –>

Some California Wines Well Worth Trying

Earlier this month, we were lucky enough to enjoy the San Francisco Tasting of the Family Winemakers of California at Fort Mason in San Francisco. As expected, we thoroughly enjoyed the offerings from Benovia Winery,  Dutton-Goldfield, Merry Edwards Wine, Pride … –> please click here to continue reading –>