Tag Archives: Grapes

Photo of the Day: Grapes for crush

Harvest Grapes

Harvest (at least the first part) is well under way in Sonoma County, with thousands of tons of grapes picked every day. Harvest requires thousands of hours of work for most winery staff, monitoring the grapes for optimum picking time, … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Harvest Grapes

Harvest Grapes

Harvest is under way for many Sonoma County wineries, picking the ripened grapes off the vines. Harvest begins the long(er than already) hours for most winery workers, making sure the process is seamless to create the best wine possible. The … Continue reading

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Veraison is here

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Yes, we posted it on our Facebook page yesterday, but wanted to share some more of our veraison photos! Veraison is the onset of ripening in the grapes, where the red wine grapes change color from green to the deep … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Sonoma Valley Vines

These malbec vines are getting ready for the harvest season! Malbec is one of the classic Bordeaux varieties and is becoming more popular due to its blending abilities and its prominence in Argentinian wines. This grape┬átends to be one of … Continue reading

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Grapes!

Grapes!

We can’t get enough of the Sonoma County grapes right now! They’re growing so fast and are looking like a great harvest! We can’t wait to taste the vintage these grapes will create. What is your favorite wine?

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State of the Vine Address

State of the Vine.

California farming, at least most in Sonoma County, is based around the Wine Industry. Each year, a wine farmers’ crop is watched closely and carefully. As many know, wine growing is a year-round process that takes a lot of work. … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Off the vine

If you haven’t noticed by now, most of the grapes in Sonoma County are being picked off the vines for the 2011 harvest. It’s been a long season of dedication, time, careful planning and monitoring. It’s now up to the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: 100th Post

SomethingAboutSonoma.com is pleased to bring you our 100th post! It may be short, but we wanted to post up a picture of some Sonoma County grapes in this great harvest season!

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Photo of the Day: Vineyard

With the 2011 Wine Country Weekend under their belts, wineries across Sonoma County are ready for the 2011 harvest. With the turning weather, and the grapes going through some of the final stages of ripening, the wine season is just … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Flowers

If there’s one thing in Sonoma County other than grapes that there are a lot of, it’s got to be flowers. All kinds of sizes, shapes, colors and types are in bloom at different times year around. Florists and gardeners … Continue reading

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