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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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Red, White & Boom!

Red, White & Boom
Red, White & Boom! is a July 4th celebration that involves more than fireworks.  Bring the family for an afternoon of live music, great food, kid’s activities, and fireworks show at 9:30 PM! In 2018, three great local bands and over a dozen food trucks or tents were available. Come out to the expansive Sonoma County Fairgrounds with your blankets, chairs, and coolers to enjoy the festivities.  Sorry no alcohol, …

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North Coast Wine & Food Festival

North Coast Wine and Food Festival
North Coast Wine & Food Festival guests savor over 90 Gold and Silver Medal Wines from five California counties.  Meanwhile, 25 chefs from restaurants like Zazu Kitchen & Farm, Chalkboard, Perch & Plow, Tisza Bistro, Mateo’s Cocina Latina.  Also, tasting stations with mushroom, cheese, cupcake, doughnut and caviar choices. Plus, Celebrity chef John Ash and Sonoma Family Meal are hosting an ongoing interactive food experience during the day. Attendees must …

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Spring Vineyard Hike at Jordan Winery 5/10 or 5/11

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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Spring Vineyard Hike at Jordan Winery 4/26 or 4/27

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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Gourmet Healdsburg Food Tour

Gourmet Healdsburg Food Tour
Sonoma is all about wine and the local Healdsburg chefs know it.  Top-rated on TripAdvisor and Yelp!, this gourmet food tour puts together a modern dining experience with fresh, local, and organic ingredients prepared by award-winning chefs.  Foodies make 5-6 stops along this tour for incredible bites, drink pairings, and sampling Sonoma wines. Enough food for a lunch or meal.  You’ll discover the rich and flavorful history of the region …

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Wine and Food Affair

Wine and Food Affair
Wine and Food Affair is a weekend of wine and food pairings from Alexander, Dry Creek, and Russian River Valleys. All of the wineries participating will have a favorite winery recipe available online, which they will prepare both days for you to sample, paired with the perfect wine. Advance sales only. This event does sell out! No sales at the doors of the wineries for this Wine Road event. Ticket …

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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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