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Sonoma County Named Wine Region of the Year by Swedish Wine Group

  Group Leadership Visits Sonoma County to Prepare for Events and Tastings for over 23,500 European Wine Consumers Sonoma County, CA – February 11, 2014 — The leadership of Swedish wine club Munskänkarna traveled to Sonoma County this week to formally announce their selection of Sonoma County and Napa as the group’s “Wine Regions of the […]

SONOMA COUNTY TO BECOME NATION’S FIRST 100% SUSTAINABLE WINE REGION

Chardonnay vineyard in Graton, Green Valley of Russian River Valley, Sonoma County. Photo: George Rose Wine Growers & Wineries Partner To Benefit Environment and Local Economy Press Release from Sonoma County Winegrowers and Sonoma County Vintners SANTA ROSA, Calif. (January 15, 2014) — Sonoma County wines are renowned throughout the world for their award-winning quality […]

SONOMA COUNTY COMPLETES PHENOMENAL 2013 HARVEST

Back-to-back outstanding vintages praised by winegrowers & winemakers throughout Sonoma County’s 16 AVA’s By Sean Carroll, Sonoma County Winegrowers November 14, 20013 — With Sonoma County’s 2013 harvest season now complete, many winegrowers and winemakers are touting this year’s exceptional quality seen throughout our 16 AVA’s. The region experienced another ideal growing season that was […]

2013 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST SEASON HITS THE HOME STRETCH

By Sean Carroll, Sonoma County Winegrowers Sonoma County’s 2013 harvest season has turned the corner and headed down the home stretch.  Current reports are showing that the region is approximately 85%-90% complete, with mostly Zinfandel and some Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Pinot Noir, and Syrah still on the vines. Winegrowers anticipate harvest finishing up within the […]

Sonoma Wine Community Helps Kids Read to Succeed

(Sonoma County, CALIF.) —The vintners and winegrowers of Sonoma County announced today a multi-year commitment to invest in improving childhood literacy through “Fund the Future” presented by Kaiser Permanente at the Sonoma Harvest Wine Auction. Proceeds raised through the “Fund the Future” auction lot will support key reading programs that address the fact that more […]

Top Wine Buyers and Sommeliers Build Wine Knowledge at Sonoma Summit

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 […]

Picture perfect Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma Valley's Kunde Family Estate. Photo: Kunde Family Estate

Sonoma County Harvest 2012 Report: A Great Vintage for Sonoma County Wines

  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 […]

2012 Sonoma County Harvest Update – 10/22/12

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 […]

Sonoma County Harvest 2012 Update 1: Initial Reports Indicate Great Conditions and Quality

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, […]