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Taste of Sonoma

Top Wine Event Taste of Sonoma
Certainly, Sonoma’s top wine event of the year, Taste of Sonoma.  Sonoma State University hosts wine and food lovers to sample delicious wines and savory cuisine from top vintners and chefs.  Insightful wine seminars guide you through different varietals, terroir, and fermentation techniques involved in viticulture. Over 120 participating wineries showcase their prized pours and themed lounges offer limited edition and reserve wines.  In addition, a marketplace opens for a …

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Spring Vineyard Hike at Jordan Winery 4/17 or 4/18

Spring Vineyard Hike at Jordan Winery
Embark on a spring vineyard hike through the beautiful Jordan Estate, home of Jordan Vineyard and Winery.  Begin the day with a continental breakfast to fuel your four-mile journey. Start and end at the winery and weave through hills, valleys, woods, and meadows with elevation change of 300 feet.  This moderate Sonoma County hike reveals the breathtaking views of mountains and wine regions. Take a break at the top of …

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From Land to Sea – Tennessee to Cali

Tennessee to Cali
Home to the Mississippi River and the Appalachian Mountains, Tennessee is one of the most beautiful states in the country. Known for its old-world charm and quaint towns and cities like Jacksonville, country music, food and breathtaking views, the one thing this state is missing out on is having a beach. Unfortunately, Tennessee is completely landlocked and although you’ll find lakes and rivers in certain areas, there’s nothing quite like …

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3 Wine Country 2017 Michelin-Starred Restaurants — nearby fine dining adds to your vacation experience

Michelin-Starred Restaurants
Earning a Michelin rating would make any chef or restaurant owner’s day — or year.  This reputable French guidebook company awards one, two or three stars each year to the most deserving restaurants around the world. The prestigious award is reserved for those who have mastered quality, technique, and consistency. Although there are hundreds of fabulous restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area, the 2017 Michelin ratings include only six …

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Healdsburg Farmer’s Market — better than ever!

Healdsburg Farmers Market
Sonoma Wine Country is known around the world, but the rich agricultural heritage of Sonoma County isn’t only about grapevines. It’s no coincidence this fertile valley is a gourmet’s dream. Scores of Bay Area residents, including restaurant owners, come here to shop the best ingredients for their menus. And where better to find the freshest, local bounty than the Healdsburg Farmer’s Market? About the farmer’s market The market features a …

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Single Thread — New Farm-to-Table Restaurant in Healdsburg

Single Thread - Eleven-course tasting experience.
Don’t know whether you’ve been in Healdsburg Wine Country lately, but the buzz in town is all about Single Thread Restaurant— a whole new approach to farm-to-table restaurants. I haven’t been there yet, but it is definitely on my 2017 must-do list. It’s a farm-to-table sensory experience It just opened at the end of 2016 after a lot of fanfare about how great it was going to be. It seems …

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