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3 Reasons to Visit During Napa Valley Off-Season

Napa Valley Off-Season
When planning a trip to Wine Country, most people book their vacation for summer. And while summer is the best time to go on a wine vacation, planning a trip during Napa Valley off-season has its perks too.

From Raleigh? How Sonoma Wine Tours Change You

Raleigh Sonoma Wine Tours
Raleigh is a town famous for being an intellectual hub. It’s not only a part of the Research Triangle, it’s also home to several universities and colleges, including the North Carolina State University.

5 Reasons to Visit Sonoma County

Visit Sonoma County for Wine Tasting
Can’t decide between Napa Valley and Sonoma County but want to explore the wine country this year? While there are some differences between the two, we want to help you learn more about what you’ll experience when you visit Sonoma County.

A First Timer’s Guide To Sonoma County

First Time to Sonoma County: Wineries
If it’s your first time in Sonoma County, you’ll find it’s a beautiful place located in California’s Wine Country. It’s one of the leading wine-producing regions in the world, famous for its Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Cabernet Franc among others.

Coming All The Way to Sonoma County from Charlotte? Here’s What to Pack

Preparing for a Wine Tour—A Complete Guide
North Carolina’s most populous city, Charlotte was one of the world’s fastest-growing metro areas and continues to be among the ranks even today. It’s a fairly massive metropolitan city, buzzing with activity, tall buildings and hundreds of thousands of new people each year. Undoubtedly, it’s a great city to live in, but sometimes that city life is too much to handle.

Mother’s Day Wine Country Weekend — better than brunch

Mothers Day Brunch in Wine Country
Still wondering what to do for Mother’s Day? If you want to make Mom feel special, there’s still time to plan a Mother’s Day wine country weekend. Get away from the people-packed city and experience the slower pace of Sonoma and Napa where springtime is in full bloom.  Mother’s Day in wine country This is the year to surprise the mother in your life with a wine country getaway. Chances …

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Sommelier — much more than a wine steward

Sommelier
Wine geeks share a language of their own. What exactly does it mean when a wine expert describes a wine as crunchy, chunky, or chewy? Okay, you know what chewy means, but … chewy wine? Instead of trying to decipher the qualities of a wine that is muscular or tight, leave it to the sommelier. What is a sommelier? Dictionaries describe a sommelier (pronounced suh MUL yay) as a wine steward, but the job …

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