Viansa Sonoma – Bay Views and Italian Heritage Wines in Carneros

Located just north of the San Pablo Bay spanning the southern tips of Napa and Sonoma Counties, Los Carneros – the rams in Spanish – is a popular viticultural area known for its cool-climate wines and spectacular views. In the early days of California wine production, Los Carneros attracted a number of European winemakers who … More Viansa Sonoma – Bay Views and Italian Heritage Wines in Carneros

5 Ways to Support Small Wineries During the Pandemic

Demand for wine is up nationwide, with consumers stocking up on bottles to help get them through the stress of the pandemic and endless hours on the couch. On the other side of the supply chain, vines are just starting to come out of dormancy with the start of spring. Agriculture is considered an “essential … More 5 Ways to Support Small Wineries During the Pandemic

The French Laundry

If you’re looking for a high-class, “no expenses spared” kind of experience, it is no secret that the Napa Valley is the place to do it. In addition to producing some of the most upscale, sought-after wines in the world, Napa is one of the best places to dine in the country. The region has … More The French Laundry

Navarro Vineyards

Known for its ruggedly beautiful coastline, lush redwood forests and top-notch food and drink establishments, it is no surprise that Mendocino County has a rapidly growing tourism industry. Wine enthusiasts flock to Mendocino in ever growing numbers, attracted by lower price points and quality rivalling that of wines produced in neighboring Sonoma and Napa Counties. … More Navarro Vineyards

Pennyroyal Farm

Located in the Anderson Valley of Mendocino County, Pennyroyal Farm is a family-owned winery, dairy and vegetable farm. This is a great place to visit if you want to do more than just wine tasting, with farm tours, cheese tastings and farm-fresh meals also offered. Pennyroyal Farm is committed to sustainability and low-waste practices, with … More Pennyroyal Farm

Korbel Champagne Cellars – The Best Free Wine Tasting in the Russian River Valley

A pioneer of the California wine industry, Korbel is a must-visit for lovers of bubbles and history. To get there, drive down River Road from Highway 101, where you’ll be treated to lovely views of the Russian River and surrounding redwood groves. After about 12 miles you will reach Korbel, which is located just off … More Korbel Champagne Cellars – The Best Free Wine Tasting in the Russian River Valley