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Sonoma Wine Country Weekend Gross Totals Up, Events Raise More Than $1.6 Million for Non-Profits

(Sonoma County, CALIF.) — Attendees enjoyed the exotic theme of “Sonoma Shambala” at the Sonoma Valley Harvest Wine Auction at Chateau St. Jean, the grand finale of the fifth annual Sonoma Wine Country Weekend, August 31 – September 2, 2012 which raised essential dollars in support of Sonoma County non-profits. Gross proceeds, due to the […]

Don't Miss the Mark.

Don’t Miss The Mark

Don’t Miss The Mark. You are invited to be a part of an exciting moment in Sonoma County’s marketing history… Share in the excitement as an exciting new Sonoma County brand mark and advertising campaign are unveiled and learn how you can be a part of it. Join us on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at […]

Sunset Magazine Takes on Napa Valley vs. Sonoma County — And Sonoma County Wins!

The latest edition of Sunset Magazine has the Sonoma County wine community buzzing! They have done a side-by-side comparison and rating of Napa Valley and Sonoma County, complete with scores for each reviewing sub-category, and an overall score that put Sonoma County ahead of Napa Valley by one tiny point. Sonoma County-based writer Rod Smith makes […]

Sonoma County Wines and Legal Sea Foods – A Perfect Pairing

Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma County Winegrape Commission just completed a month-long promotion for Sonoma County wines at Legal Sea Foods restaurants throughout the East Coast, and in the words of Legal Sea Foods’ Vice President of Beverage, Sandy Block, MW, “The program that you facilitated with us to promote Sonoma County wine and culture […]

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, […]

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 […]