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3 Organic Wineries in Healdsburg’s Dry Creek Valley

Organic Wineries in Healdsburg
A little luck and a lot of art go into winemaking. Myriad factors affect the final product, from climate and weather conditions to pruning and cultivation of the vines. With so many variables, hats off to those organic wineries that eschew modern farming practices, which include pesticides and chemicals, for a back-to-basics approach to agriculture. Sonoma County’s biodynamic and organic wineries Not surprisingly, Sonoma County wineries are at the forefront …

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5 Fun Outdoor Adventures in Wine Country — Beyond Tasting Wine

Explore Outdoor Adventures in Wine Country
It’s pretty obvious that the Sonoma Wine Country is known for … well … for wine. It’s home to countless award-winning wines and some of the best wineries in the world. Experience a day of wine tasting in the beautiful valleys surrounded by rolling hills — it doesn’t get much better than that. But if you aren’t keen on sipping the grape, consider these fun outdoor adventures in Wine Country. …

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Best Sonoma County Farmers Markets in 2021

Sonoma County Farmers Market Fresh Produce
It’s the time of the year when the seasonal Sonoma County Farmers’ Markets start opening! Fresh produce, artisan specialties, and heirloom treasures are waiting for you to discover. You’ll even find live music at some venues that feature homegrown California talent. So, if you’re looking for the perfect place to explore the local Wine County culture and enjoy with your family and friends — this might be precisely what you’re …

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Russian River Kayaking: What You Should Know

Russian River Kayaking in Sonoma County
When the Sonoma sun is shining bright, what better way to beat the heat and enjoy the great outdoors than with a Russian River kayaking adventure? This winding river will take you past several wineries and picturesque forests with majestic California redwoods. It is recognized for dynamic terrain, unspoiled wilderness, and the scenic views of the countryside — making it the perfect place to get out on the water for …

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Ultimate Guide to a Hot Air Balloon Proposal in Napa Valley, CA

Hot Air Balloon in Napa Valley Wine Country
You found the love of your life, and it’s time to start planning the big proposal? First of all, congratulations! One of the first steps is to find the perfect place to pop the big question. If your girlfriend or partner loves adventure, nature, and wine — Napa Valley may just be the place! It’s been voted as one of the best romantic destinations in the US, alongside Kauai, Lanai, …

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The Best Time to Visit Napa Valley and Sonoma

With some of the best wineries in the world, outstanding weather, and breathtaking scenery, the Napa Valley and Sonoma regions of Northern California is a wine lover’s paradise — no matter the time of year you visit! From spring and summer to harvest season and the holidays, you’ll find something that will make you fall in love with Wine Country. With that being said, there are benefits to each season …

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How to Plan a Family Vacation to Napa During COVID-19

Whether you’re planning to travel this fall or for the holiday season for your next family vacation to Napa, you’ve decided it’s past time for a change of scenery and are ready to book a vacation in the Napa Valley / Sonoma region. But now, you’re wondering what to expect and how to stay safe while you’re making the journey from home to the wine country. If that’s the case, …

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Make the First Vacation with Your Partner a Success

Make the First Vacation with Your Partner a Success
One of the best ways to get to know someone is to travel together. Travel can really bring out the best—and the worst—in someone, since it involves planning, organization, stress, discomfort, budgeting, having fun and gaining new experiences.

Why You Need To Experience A Sommelier-Guided Wine Tasting At Least Once In Your Life

Sommelier-Guided Wine Tasting
Wine tasting is a sensory experience that tantalizes your taste buds and engages your sense of smell. As the primary, secondary, and tertiary flavors dance on your tongue, the aromas of aged wine waft around you. A sommelier-guided wine tasting is more than sniffing the wine, swirling it, and taking a sip. It’s an intricate art form that doesn’t just come to anyone; there are various levels of certification to perfect.