Tag Archives: Zinfandel

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 County Tops in Wine Quality and Value According to New Consumer Research

Research commissioned by Sonoma County Winegrowers and Vintners conducted by WineOpinions March 13, 2013, Santa Rosa, CA – Sonoma County Winegrowers and Sonoma County Vintners recently received the results of research commissioned last fall to study consumption and perception of Sonoma County wines among high frequency wine consumers, representing a demographic responsible for over 50% […]

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 […]