Monthly Archives: August 2012

Hand Bottling!

Hand bottling

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the hand-bottling we participated in today! Stay tuned for more photos and a recap video! Thanks to CANVAS for allowing us to participate– a great afternoon indeed.

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Diary of a Winery Kid

Chateau St. Jean

By: Leiska Van Staaveren, SomethingAboutSonoma.com Intern Growing up, when asked what my parents did for a living, I would respond with a sigh, “they’re winemakers.” Nothing cool. Nothing unique (especially to this area). They didn’t make movies, art or music, … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful World Dazzles

They did it again!  Last night, under the stars at Jack London State Park, Transcendence Theatre Company thrilled the audience with its incredible final show of the inaugural season of Broadway Under the Stars, “What A Wonderful World.” The evening … Continue reading

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Broadway Jack London Video

Tell us the name of this song and you’ll be entered to win two tickets to one of this weekend’s performances OR the Gala Celebration: One Day More show on September 1!

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2013 Sonoma International Film Festival Promo

We were lucky enough to have been asked to edit some of our footage from the 15th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival to create a promotional video for the 16th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival which will happen this year … Continue reading

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Sonoma Plaza Tasting Rooms

Map of the Sonoma Plaza wineries and tasting rooms

The Sonoma Plaza is the largest plaza in all of California and is a focal point of beautiful Sonoma County. The Plaza’s eight acres and the surrounding street grid were laid out by General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo in 1836, turning … Continue reading

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I’m no sommelier, but I’m learning!

Sonoma Wine Country - David Wells

By: David Wells, SomethingAboutSonoma.com Staff Writer Sommelier (n.): An extremely intelligent person about wine. (my unofficial definition) If you want to learn more about wine, get involved with it! There’s a lot to learn about the wine making process, harvest, vineyards, … Continue reading

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Sojourn Cellars: Private and personal setting, big and bold wines.

Sojourn Cellars- Sonoma

Private and personal setting, big and bold wines.  Sojourn Cellars, located on the Sonoma Plaza, offers by-appointment seated tastings in their cozy home. With a choose-your-time appointment style, guests schedule between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. as long as there’s … Continue reading

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SIFF at Ram’s Gate and Red & White Ball

SIFF Red and White Ball

Great events this weekend! What did you attend? Check out some highlights from a Sonoma International Film Festival event at Ram’s Gate and the Red and White Ball in Sonoma benefiting the Sonoma Valley Schools!

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Pet Friendly Sonoma County

Larson Family Winery Dogs 
(c) Larson Family Winery

Sure, you’re all about the wine in Real Wine Country, but your dog probably isn’t. However, Sonoma County isn’t only for the ‘winos’ out there! In fact, a large amount of pet friendly hotels, restaurants, wineries, shops and parks welcome … Continue reading

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