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, 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 […]
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 […]
For the first time in our history, SCV is bringing Sonoma in the City tastings and seminars to Asia. We hosted a trade event in Tokyo, Japan, and then traveled to Hong Kong to present Sonoma County wines at VinExpo Hong Kong. Our presence at VinExpo includes collaboration with Evan Goldstein, MS to conduct a […]
We were pretty excited around here today to learn that Sonoma Wine Country Weekend was named in a round-up of Top Food & Wine Festivals for Summer 2012 at the Daily Beast. Read all about it here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2012/05/13/finger-lakes-wine-festival-festival-del-sole-more-summer-wine-tasting-tours.html
We were very excited to see Tim Fish’s Blog about Sonoma County, referencing a few of his favorite finds, and recounting several of the many reasons he is such a fan of our diverse area. Check out the full blog at http://www.winespectator.com/blogs/show/id/46833 and plan to pick up the Sonoma County issue of The Wine Spectator […]