Tag Archives: Wine

The Winemakers’ Beer

There’s an old saying about wine: It takes a lot of good beer to make a great wine. Nowhere is this more true than in Sonoma County, where some of the world’s best wines are produced by winemakers drinking some … Continue reading

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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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Fireside Cocktails

It’s winter in Sonoma and the rain appears here to stay. Sure, we need it. There’s no arguing that. But week after week of far more gray skies than blue, of damp clothes and wet feet, of never seeming to … 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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October is National Arts & Humanities Month

By Kristie Sheppard: SomethingAboutSonoma.Com Staff Most people think of the wine harvest when they think about Sonoma County in October, but wine is only one of the artistic experiences Sonoma has to offer as the weather gets cooler. From Sonoma … 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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A Pizza Lover’s Guide to Sonoma

By Maddie Brightman: SomethingAboutSonoma.com Staff With all of the gourmet restaurants in and around Sonoma County, it’s easy to forget about indulging in one of the food world’s simplest pleasures—pizza. California pizza has become a cuisine of it’s own, and … Continue reading

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Superbowl Wine Party Recipes

On the biggest game day in football, hosts and partygoers across the country will keep a keen eye on the scoreboard, the million dollar commercials, and …the wine list? Perhaps you’re toasting your team’s victory with a bottle of bubbly … Continue reading

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2014 Harvest Begins!

Although August may signal the winding down of summer, it also brings excitement to Sonoma County, and one of the best times of the year to pay a visit! Harvest events will start popping up all around Sonoma County, and … Continue reading

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