Tag Archives: Vineyard

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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Tying the Knot Wine Country Style

by Kristin Blaschke, SomethingAboutSonoma.com With, fresh food, award-winning local wine and a beautiful place to bring your friends and family, Sonoma offers the perfect location for a bride and groom’s special day. With a variety of custom options, it’s easy … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: January Pruning

January starts pruning time for the vineyards here in Sonoma County. The vines may be bare of grapes, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t work to be done! Some vineyards take much longer than others to prune depending on their … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Historical Glen Ellen

Standing on Arnold Drive in Glen Ellen is the historical Charles J. Poppe building. This is just one of the many historical markers of the small town of Glen Ellen outside of Sonoma. The Poppe building was originally built in … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Vineyards

A vineyard is the land on which the cultivation of the grape takes place, knows as viticulture. There are approximately 40 known grape varietals, but in Sonoma County, Chardonnay is the most popular with 16,000 harvest acres. There are 13 … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Merlot Grapes

Grapes all over Sonoma County are growing for the 2011 harvest. Winemakers keep a close eye on their vineyard grapes to make sure everything is going smoothly to create the best vintage possible. They will monitor the grape growth, the … Continue reading

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Photo of the day: St. Francis Summer

A. Bright Idea and SomethingAboutSonoma.com are on site at St. Francis Winery and Vineyards today shooting another video! This video features St. Francis’ new dining room where they house their wine and food pairings and other events with Executive Chef … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Vineyard Sunset

Can anyone guess where this is? If you’ve been to Sonoma, or drive along Highway 12 often, you should probably know. This is at B.R. Cohn Winery in Glen Ellen. The sun sets on the other side of the hills … Continue reading

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Photo(s) of the Day: Gun Lock Bun Shoe

We decided to switch up the post a little bit since we wanted to upload a picture from our recent trip to Sonoma’s oldest family-owned winery- Gundlach Bundschu, and couldn’t decide which one to choose. The collage above shows what … Continue reading

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