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Being a tourist in Sonoma County

It is so gorgeous in Sonoma County this time of year. The green shoots on the vines are growing before our eyes in this beautiful spring weather we are having, and everyone is counting down the days until we are out of the key time of year for potential frost issues. A little over a […]

Trends in California Wine from Evan Goldstein, MS

Sonoma County Vintners just got back from a whirlwind tour of Canada, visiting Montreal and Toronto with the Wine Institute’s California Wine Fair, and presenting Master Class blind tastings of Sonoma County wines conducted by Evan Goldstein, MS of Full Circle Wine Solutions. The WineAlign Blog did a nice job capturing the highlights of the […]

Sonoma in the City Chicago 2012 Highlights

Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrape Commission presented Sonoma in the City Chicago March 27-28 at BIN 36 and other venues throughout the city. Our programs for top-tier wine trade and consumers generated thousands of media impressions for Sonoma County wine as we promoted the event throughout March through strategic partnerships, social media, marketing, […]

Amazing Arista Winery

We will talk from time to time about our SCV winery members in this blog, and to kick things off, we will start at the beginning of the alphabet with Arista, located in an spectacular spot on Westside Road in Healdsburg with beautiful vistas in every direction, even as far as Mt. St. Helena on […]

Great showing for Sonoma County wine in W&S Magazine’s 23rd Restaurant Survey

Wine & Spirits Magazine has just released their 23rd Annual Restaurant Wine Survey, which is always much anticipated, as it presents a great national snapshot of the state of on-premise wine. They really do an outstanding job with both the bigger picture trends and the varietal by varietal reporting, so be sure to pick up […]