Category Archives: Sonoma County

Certified Celebration: Sonoma’s Tuesday Night Farmers Market

With the book almost closed on the month of April, it’s time to look forward to the month of May. And for those of us living in Sonoma (and those of us who love to visit), one of the most … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life and Land: Jack London State Historic Park

The year 2016 marks the Centennial celebration of the life of famed local author Jack London. And for those wishing to get a glimpse into the life a the man who once said, “The proper function of man is to … Continue reading

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The Nature of Wine Country

With warmer weather and an end to the winter rains right around the corner, it’s high time we all started spending more time outside, enjoying the natural beauty that Sonoma County has to offer. And while a hike through the … Continue reading

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Sonoma County’s Tiny Towns

Sonoma County may be large in size – 30 percent larger than the entire state of Rhode Island, in fact – but it’s largely made up of tiny little unincorporated towns and villages. Some of these towns are so small … Continue reading

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Something Entertaining About Sonoma

April 9 & 10 Bodega Bay Fisherman’s Festival Since 1973, the Bodega Bay Fisherman’s Festival has celebrated the Bodega Bay area’s local fisherman and proceeds from the Festival benefit Bodega Bay Area community services. It’s also when salmon season is kicked … Continue reading

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Sweet, Sweet Sonoma

Coat a pretzel in it; throw in some cashews; experiment with adding spices, fruits, and coffee to the mix. Whether it’s liquefied and hot, or ganache-filled and gooey, we’ve scoured Sonoma County for the best local chocolate and came up … Continue reading

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Winemaker Spotlight: Pairing Food with Wine

Silver and gold. Abbott and Costello. Apple pie and vanilla ice cream. Some things are just meant to go together. And perhaps no duo complements each other to such a degree as food and wine. But what truly makes a good … Continue reading

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Sonoma Specialty Food Shops

If you patronized any of the county’s fabulous restaurants during this past Restaurant Week, you many have been inspired to put on an apron and cook up a delicious meal of your own. Talk to any professional chef, though, and you’ll … Continue reading

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Chef Spotlight – Liza Hinman, The Spinster Sisters

Located in Santa Rosa’s charming SofA (South of A Street) Arts District, the Spinster Sisters restaurant is a true gem. It’s menu is so delightfully eclectic and universally inspiring that local food critic Jeff Cox explained it best when he … Continue reading

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Something Entertaining About Sonoma

Believe it or not, there’s more to Sonoma than just wine tasting and beautiful scenery. The county has more than its fair share of musical, theatrical and comedy events to entertain locals and visitors alike. From legendary punkabilly bands to … Continue reading

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