Russian River Wine News

6 Whimsical Spots for a Winery Wedding

You’ll have a whole new outlook on wine tasting when you start scouting these stunning vineyards for your wedding ceremony spot. The best part? A vineyard wedding offers the perfect backdrop for photos with natural scenery so stunning, you won’t want to ruin it by...

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10 Sauvignon Blancs for Under $30

Sauvignon Blanc is produced all over the world and it’s easy to see why. Its wide array of flavor profiles and light-bodied nature make it an easy sipper, perfect for pairing with a number of meals such as grilled chicken, seafood dishes and of course, many kinds of...

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The Spill: Wine news, May 4

Sangiacomo Family announces a series of wines under their own labelThe third generation of the Sangiacomo family recently introduced the release of small-production wines grown from the Carneros, Napa and Sonoma Coast regions. They intend to craft the finest wines...

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Dan Berger On Wine: The passing of well-loved friends

It’s painful to lose a good friend, doubly so when the person is wonderful, warm, and charming. So the loss of two such wine men in the last several weeks has been especially agonizing for so many. That both would be memorialized on the same day, last Saturday, had me...

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Sonoma County's food and wine events for week of May 6

SONOMAVive les Garagistes! The Garagiste Wine Festival, featuring handcrafted, small-production wines from all over Northern California, will debut on May 12 at the Sonoma Veterans Memorial Hall. Most of the 40-plus wineries participating are running family wineries...

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Wine Time: BR Cohn Chardonnay 2016, Russian River Valley

By Dennis SodomkaColumnist Most people drink white wine all year, but as the temperature climbs in spring many of us find ourselves reaching for a white bottle more often. That is why you find so many good bottles of white wine popping up now. One of the really nice...

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Sonoma County wine auction raises over $840000, up 6%

The fourth annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction raised $840,700, a 6 percent increase over the previous year.About 500 people attended the event held Friday at MacMurray Estate Vineyards in Healdsburg. Included in the total amount raised was $99,000 to assist those who...

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