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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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Photo of the Day: Vineyard Rows

Sonoma County offers infinite panoramic views of beautiful vineyards, mountains and valleys. Real Wine Country offers the best places to drink wine in Sonoma at more than 300 tasting rooms and wineries. This wine growing region creates some of the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Vineyards at Dusk

Sonoma County is not only an ideal place for growing grapes for world-class wines by the countries top wineries, but it is one of the most beautiful places on earth featuring stunning views and rich resources. Sonoma Wine Country is … Continue reading

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