Tag Archives: Sonoma Wine

Celebrating Super Bowl 50

Most tourists visit Northern California for the wine, award-winning restaurants, bay front views and urban nightlife, but this month, any traveler coming within a mile of the Golden Gate Bridge is there for one thing and one thing only—football. On … Continue reading

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Winter WINEland

It’s true that the month of January falls right smack in the middle of the Sonoma County “low season.” And, sure, with frequent rain and average highs only reaching the mid-50s, it’s understandable if visitors tend to focus more on … Continue reading

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Good Old Days are Back Again – Prohibition Ends at Last!

On December 5, 1933, giddy citizens all throughout the nation celebrated the repeal of the 18th Amendment, better known as Prohibition. Introduced by Judiciary Chairman Andrew Volstead of Minnesota, the Prohibition Amendment banned the production and distribution of alcoholic beverages. … Continue reading

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Harvest in Sonoma

By Kristie Sheppard: SomethingAboutSonoma.Com Staff September is #CaliforniaWineMonth and as the summer comes to an end, winemakers are gearing up for their busiest time of the year when California’s Dionysian fruit is gathered from the fields in preparation for its … Continue reading

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Reserve Sonoma Valley: Tour the Hidden Gems with SomethingAboutSonoma.com!

Written By: Jillian Fiske, Marketing Specialist Experience Sonoma’s winery generations with the SomethingAboutSonoma.com tour on Sunday, October 20 as part of Reserve Sonoma Valley. Sonoma Valley is home to many unique wineries and tasting rooms, many of which date back … Continue reading

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A Q&A About Harvest

Harvest is one of the busiest times for Sonoma County as wineries prepare to receive the ripened grapes and turn them into fabulous wines! Most people don’t know very much about what’s really happening behind those winery doors. We sat … Continue reading

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Spring and Summer Outlook

Sonoma Wine Grapes

With spring upon us and summer just around the bend, we’re looking forward to another great season of events, wine tastings, delectable restaurants and more in Sonoma County. With 2011 and 2012 well behind, the 2013 event season with SomethingAboutSonoma.com … Continue reading

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Sonoma Valley Crush Recap

Sonoma Valley Crush

It’s that time of year in the Heart of Sonoma Valley, where all five senses are awakened and attuned to the beginning of a special season in Wine Country. You begin to feel the night air getting a bit cooler … 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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Photo of the Day: Family Winery

Family Winery

Larson Family Winery, located on Millerick Road in Sonoma, offers a great atmosphere for the whole family. With a cowboy-style tasting room with an area for the kids, and an expansive patio with picnic tables and a nice lawn for … Continue reading

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