Tag Archives: Winery

Sparkling Rosé: More than meets the eye

By: Kevin Hess, SAS Writer With the season of love in the air, we’re providing recommendations for sparkling rosé and a brief explanation of the complicated process that produces that beautiful color and tiny bubbles. Surely, you’ll earn bonus points … Continue reading

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Date Spots

By: Katie Bouloubassis Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so whether you are looking for a local night out or a romantic weekend getaway, Sonoma has some great options to woo the one you love. Graton Resort & Casino … Continue reading

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Rule the holidays

By: TJ Brightman You finally wrapped your last present, put the finishing touches on your decorations, baked one more batch of grandma’s famous cookies and even selected your holiday dinner – but what about the wine? The hectic nature of … Continue reading

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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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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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A Wine Country Winter Wonderland

With the turkey leftovers almost finished and the cold weather upon us, it’s definitely time to get into the holiday spirit! And although winters in Sonoma don’t mean snow on the streets or sledding in the park, Sonoma County offers … 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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Buena Vista Hosts CellarPass Networking Event

By: Leiska Van Staaveren, SomethingAboutSonoma.com Staff This past week, we had the chance to experience the hospitality of California’s oldest winery at a Buena Vista Winery networking event, sponsored by CellarPass. Guests were greeted by Buena Vista staff in the … Continue reading

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