All Posts Tagged With "Wine Tasting"

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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4 Tips for Wine Tasting in Sonoma

Visit Sonoma County for Wine Tasting
One of the many thrilling and exciting things to do in Sonoma when on vacation is to go wine tasting. It also happens to be the ideal place to visit this time of the year, especially for wine enthusiasts. Here are some interesting Sonoma Wine facts.

Bachelor Party Ideas In Napa Valley For Dallas Travelers

The Most Elaborate Bachelor Trip Ideas In Napa Valley For Dallas Travelers
If you’ve been busy planning your wedding day with your sweetheart, you deserve a break with your friends—to have the time of your life before you get hitched. Now, you’re searching the internet for bachelor party ideas.

Want A Break From The Jacksonville Life? Fly Over To Napa Valley For a Wine Tour

Napa Valley Wine Tour Vacation Rental
You’ve already dined at high-end restaurants like Matthew’s and Wine Cellar in Jacksonville. But you’ve only had the pleasure of tasting Merlots and Pinot Noirs while you were there. You’ve also visited all the zoos and tiger ranches, as well as the parks and gardens that Jacksonville has to offer. But you’re hungry for something more. You want a break from Jacksonville, something that’ll stay with you.

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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