(Sonoma, CALIF.) — A total of $483,500 in proceeds from Sonoma Wine Country Weekend, the annual Labor Day Weekend collection of wine and food events jointly produced by the Sonoma County Vintners and the Sonoma Valley Vintners and Growers Alliance, were distributed to thirty-two Sonoma County beneficiaries today at St. Francis Winery and Vineyards in […]
It is time to start talking about the 2013 vintage here in Sonoma County, as pruning takes place throughout our 15 AVAs to prepare the dormant vines for the coming year. Photographer George Rose shared these photos of morning in Alexander Valley with us, complete with a beautiful shot of fog and a dramatic sunrise, […]
Jordan and J wineries host competition between Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley wine regions to fill grape gondolas with donations John Jordan, CEO of Jordan Vineyard & Winery, and Judy Jordan, Founder and President of J Vineyards & Winery, are inviting Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley wineries, respectively, to join them in […]
Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrowers, in partnership with Full Circle Wine Solutions, presented the fifth annual Sonoma Summit November 5-7 at wineries and vineyards throughout Sonoma County. The event convened 31 top wine decision makers from across the US and Canada for three days of intensive tastings and education under the tutelage of […]
With harvest wrapped up for most of Sonoma County, bringing what is being called a textbook perfect growing season to a close, Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrowers are issuing their third and final harvest update from the perspectives of vintners and growers based in the region’s largest appellations, accompanied by comments from […]
Photographer George Rose traveled to the Rockpile region in mid-October, and returned with some photos that offer a sense of place and feel of the region, which is located above Lake Sonoma. He visited the vineyards of the Gloekner Family, the Mauritson Family, and Jack Florence to capture these shots.
Sonoma County Harvest 80% In as Vintners Race to Completion Sonoma County, CA, October 22, 2012 – With harvest nearing completion throughout Sonoma County following a growing season that was textbook perfect, Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrowers will be issuing a series of harvest updates from the perspective of vintners and growers based in the […]
Located immediately to the east of the southern end of Alexander Valley is Knights Valley. Photographer George Rose traveled there recently and captured some beautfil shots of the region, as well as some moments where harvest was in full swing at vineyards owned by Treasury Wine Estates. […]
As Harvest 2012 continues, the spike in temperatures has growers and vintners racing to pick, crush, and store this year’s bounty of quality grapes throughout Sonoma County. Our traveling photographer, George Rose, shared a couple of shots from his travels to Carneros this week.
Sonoma County, CA, September 28, 2012– With harvest well underway throughout Sonoma County following a growing season that was as textbook perfect as few vintners and growers can remember, Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrowers will be issuing a series of harvest updates from the perspective of vintners based in the region’s largest appellations, […]