Monthly Archives: May 2011

St. Francis Winery & Vineyards- This is Real Wine Country

President and CEO of St. Francis Winery and Vineyards Christopher Silva takes you on a tour of their beautiful vineyards, mission style visitors center and tasting room, and facilities. St. Francis Winery & Vineyards has been welcoming visitors to Sonoma … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Sebastopol Walls

Formed around the 1850s and the California Gold Rush, the city of Sebastopol sits 20 minutes between the Sonoma County coast of Bodega Bay and the county seat of Santa Rosa. This small-town city offers a main street with many … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Jack London Saloon

When you think of a true old-fashioned saloon, The Saloon at Jack London Lodge in Glen Ellen should come to mind. With a mix of locals and travelers, the atmosphere captures a historic and friendly feel with old-time memorabilia and … Continue reading

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Feature Video: the red grape

The red grape is a local dining hotspot located at 529 First Street West in Sonoma, just off of the historic Sonoma Plaza! Favored by locals and East Coasters, like its owners, the red grape creates thin crust style pizza … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Sonoma Plaza Shopping

The Sonoma Plaza is one of the most visited destinations in Sonoma, containing the best places to eat, wine taste, enjoy great events, festivals and farmers markets, but most of all, it has the best places to shop in Sonoma. … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Spring Buds

Spring in Sonoma County means budding and flowering of the vines. Depending on the temperatures, flowering begins between 40-80 days after bud break. Immediately following the flowering begins the stage of fruit set where the grapes begin to grow. Sonoma … Continue reading

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St. Francis Winery’s Outdoor Film Festival

St. Francis Winery & Vineyards expands its annual “Stars Under the Stars” outdoor film festival this summer to six weeks of classic films. Curated by celebrity sommelier and film aficionado Christopher Sawyer, the festival takes place every Thursday at the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: the girl & the fig

Conveniently located, the girl & the fig restaurant features a great French cuisine with a variety of food, wine and cheese selections. Enjoy the atmosphere inside or sit on the patio on the corner of the Sonoma Plaza. You might … Continue reading

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Sonoma County: Beautiful year round

Sonoma County draws visitors from all over the world to visit its unique shops, restaurants wineries and everything else that makes Sonoma so special. With summer just two weeks away, we anticipate another busy season! At SomethingAboutSonoma.com we continue to work … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: La Plaza Park

At the center of the county sits a small town called Cotati surrounded by rolling hills, forests of redwoods and one-of-a-kind vineyards. With the perfect summertime farmer’s market in La Plaza Park and yearly Jazz Festival, Cotati remains a treasured … Continue reading

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