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TABLE OF CONTENTS | WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK

NOVEMBER 8, 2013 | ISSUE 45, VOLUME 32

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WINE REGIONS FEATURES
8 | NORTHERN CALIFORNIA MAP 32 | SUISUN VALLEY 35 | NAPA VALLEY Napa Valley Wineries Map, 44-45 St. Helena Map, 36 Downtown Napa Map, 38 Yountville, 39 Calistoga, 41 46 | SONOMA COUNTY Sonoma County Wineries Map, 46-47 Northern Sonoma County Wineries Map, 48 Geyserville Wineries Map, 56 Downtown Healdsburg Map, 56 Sonoma Valley Wineries Map, 58 Sonoma Plaza Map, 61 Glen Ellen/Kenwood Map, 64 66 | MENDOCINO & LAKE COUNTIES Lake & Mendocino Counties Map, 66 68 | SANTA CLARA, SANTA CRUZ & MONTEREY COUNTIES Monterey Bay/Santa Cruz Mountains Map, 68 Salinas Valley Wineries Map, 70 71 | LIVERMORE VALLEY Livermore Valley Map, 71 22 | ON THE COVER: GLORIA FERRER CAVES & VINEYARDS 24 | JAMIESON RANCH VINEYARDS 25 | HARMONIQUE WINE OPENS NEW TASTING ROOM Situated in the Hanes Fine Art Gallery in Boonville 26 | BERINGER VINEYARDS Three Centuries and Counting as a Napa Valley Archetype 31 | WINEFLITE Here to Ship Your Wine Purchases 36 | ‘EXPLORING NAPA VALLEY WINE SERIES’ The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone Presents New Wine Enthusiast Classes 37 | WINEMAKER PROFILE: RALF HOLDENREID William Hill Estate 39 | YOUNTVILLE’S WINTER WONDERLAND More Than 250,000 Lights for 25th Annual Festival of Lights 42 | NAPA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL This Year’s Line-Up of Must-See Star-Studded Films 57 | BUENA VISTA WINERY Award for Innovative Seismic Strengthening 63 | B.R. COHN WINERY Sip, Savor and Shop this Holiday Season 67 | 13TH ANNUAL MUSHROOM, WINE AND BEER FESTIVAL A Host of Fun(Gi) Events This Fall

REGULARS
6 | WINE COUNTRY DEALS & DISCOUNTS 10 | WINEOLOGY By Len Napolitano What is Beaujolais Nouveau? 12 | WINE GROWING DECISIONS By Josh Stein Is a Barrel by Another Name as Oaky? 13 | CALENDAR OF EVENTS 30 | WINEMAKER FAVORITES Up close and personal with rockstar winemakers 34 | CONCIERGE FAVORITES 72 | WINERY LISTINGS Napa Valley, 72 Sonoma County, 78 Monterey, Santa Cruz & Santa Clara Counties, 82 Lake & Mendocino Counties, 83 Suisun, 84 Bay Area/Livermore, 85 73 | NAPA VALLEY’S TOP 5 ‘CAVE’ TOURS 75 | PET FRIENDLY WINERIES 77 | SONOMA COUNTY’S TOP 5 ‘CAVE’ TOURS 86 | DINING DIRECTORY Wine Country This Week’s preferred restaurants in Sonoma County (p86) and Napa Valley (p87)

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DEALS & DISCOUNTS
NAPA VALLEY

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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
TO EUREKA TO REDDING

Fort Bragg

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Mendocino Willits Little River Calpella

GETTING TO NAPA
FROM
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MILES

TRAVEL TIME Average)

20
Elk Ukiah

Sonoma San Francisco Monterey Los Angeles

15 48 152 400

23mins 1hr 2hrs 45mins 6hrs 20mins
TRAVEL TIME Average)

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Pt. Arena Boonville Yorkville

253 128
Hopland

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Lakeport

GETTING TO SONOMA
FROM
Clear Lake
53 20
Williams

MILES

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Cloverdale

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Clearlake Lower Lake

Gualala Sea Ranch

Lake Sonoma

Napa Healdsburg San Francisco Monterey Los Angeles
99

15 38 45 161 410

23mins 54mins 1 hr 3hrs 6hrs 30mins
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TO RENO

Geyserville

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29

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Brooks

Healdsburg
Timber Cove Jenner Bodega Bay Guerneville

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Sebastopol

116
Tomales

Middletown

GETTING TO HEALDSBURG
FROM
505 5

MILES

128

Calistoga
29

Santa Rosa
Kenwood Glen Ellen

St. Helena
Rutherford Yountville

Lake Berryessa

Sacramento
80

Sonoma Napa San Francisco Monterey Los Angeles
50

38 56 69 184 442

54mins 1hr 10mins 1hr 22mins 3hrs 20min 7hrs
Placerville

128 Winters

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Petaluma

Napa
12 121

121
Fairfield

Davis

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Pa cif ic Oc ean
Pt. Reyes

116

Sonoma
121 37

Pt. Reyes Station

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Vallejo

99
Sutter Creek Rio Vista

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101 1
Muir Woods
San Rafael

680
Jackson

San Pablo Bay
580 80
Berkeley

780 4 24
Concord Walnut Creek

88 12

Lodi
49
Angels Camp

San Francisco
Pacifica
SFO

4 4

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580

680

Oakland
Alameda Hayward

Jamestown

580

Stockton

280
Half Moon Bay

92
Pleasanton

Livermore
205 880 84 680
Fremont

Oakdale Manteca

Chinese Camp

TO YOSEMITE

101 84
Woodside

580

Palo Alto

Ba
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Santa Clara

FROM

GETTING TO MONTEREY TRAVEL TIME
MILES Average)

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San Jose
17

Santa Cruz
Capitola

Morgan Hill

Sonoma Napa San Francisco San Jose Paso Robles Los Angeles
Gilroy

162 153 114 73 117 321

3hrs 2hrs 45mins 2hrs 10mins 1hrs 20mins 2hrs 5hrs 30mins
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Monterey Bay

152

Watsonville Moss Landing

152

GETTING TO SAN JOSE
FROM MILES

156

Monterey
Pacific Grove

Salinas
68 101
TO PASO ROBLES & SAN LUIS OBISPO

Sonoma Napa San Francisco Monterey Los Angeles
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90 86 48 73 340
TO LOS ANGELES

1hr 50mins 1hr 35mins 1 hr 1hr 20mins 5hrs 30mins
99

Carmel

TO BIG SUR & MORRO BAY

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SPECIALIZING IN: CABERNET, ZINFANDEL, MERLOT, CHARDONNAY $15 Classic Tasting Flight • $30 Proprietary Flight Open daily 10am-5pm – Six or more people by appointment only 3522 Silverado Trail, St. Helena (707) 963-5170 www.rombauer.com

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INTELLIGENCE FOR THE WINE CONSUMER
BY LEN NAPOLITANO

What is Beaujolais Nouveau?
There is only one wine that is sold commercially within two months of harvest: Beaujolais Nouveau. It comes from the Beaujolais region of Burgundy, France and is made from grapes picked just two months prior, in September. The juice from the grapes is quickly fermented and within weeks it is bottled so that it can be marketed to the world by the traditional third Thursday of November. Typically, by the around the week before Thanksgiving, Beaujolais Nouveau will be stocked on wine store shelves. This is one wine, however, made for consumption soon, and not created for long-term saving. A general rule is to drink Beaujolai Nouveau within six months of its release. Thus, the vast majority of it is drunk between Thanksgiving and Christmas. If you still see bottles on the store shelf by Easter, don’t buy it--it is likely to be well beyond its prime. Beaujolais Nouveau is always a red wine, made from a grape called Gamay. It is okay to serve it slightly chilled, as it has enough acidity, and virtually no tannin. It is a light body, bright fruit wine that goes down easy, almost like a grape-flavored soft drink. Maybe best of all, Beaujolais Nouveau is very affordable wine. It can often be found for under $10 a bottle and is rarely sold at more than $20 a bottle. Because it is a simple and refreshing wine, it pairs well with a variety of food, except maybe for grilled beef and full-flavored dishes.
Len Napolitano is the author of Nose, Legs, Body! Know Wine Like The Back of Your Hand, a quick and easy guide for the wine beginner. The book reveals wine in an informal, question-and-answer format while recounting with sincerity and whimsy his personal experiences as a self-conscious amateur who transitioned to practical wine professional. Napolitano builds confidence in wine beginners by fitting a bounty of useful information into 50 concise answers to common wine questions and concluding each chapter with enlightening, hands-on wine tasting exercises to do at home. From learning the basics to exploring the fine points of a great wine, Nose, Legs, Body! helps wine beginners: • Strengthen their passion for wine by knowing its most pertinent terms, processes and styles • Gain confidence in making wine selections, whether at restaurants, stores or online • Enhance their wine and food pairing experiences • Learn wine subtleties through experiential suggestions Nose, Legs, Body! Know Wine Like The Back of Your Hand is available at bookstores, online and at wineology.com. Follow Len on Twitter: @wineologist and visit his blog: noselegsbody.com. Send your wine question to Len: wineologist@earthlink.net.

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BY JOSH STEIN

Is a Barrel by Another Name as Oaky?
Were Master Shakespeare to have included a winemaker in one of his plays, the famous phrase might have become “To oak or not to oak? That is the question,” and that would have been a spot on assessment, for few things bring on more questions, anxieties and myths than the discussion of oak usage and winemaking. Were they able to offer comment themselves, I imagine a towering oak offering something along the lines of “Chill out and just enjoy” because, as with many other aspects of winegrowing, the discussions tend to complicate and obscure the reality from the winemaker’s perspective. For whites, the decisions come down to the degree, if any, of oak influence. Many white varieties do not benefit from oak exposure, and even “neutral” barrels (barrels used long enough that oak tannin is no longer perceptible in wines stored therein) can cause a stylistic miscue since barrels play host to Oenococcus oeni, the bacteria responsible for malic-to-lactic acid conversion. Unless extraordinary and expensive precautions are taken, most winemakers would combine separate lots of filtered oaked and unoaked whites to arrive at a blend with the desired level of oak influence rather than hoping to arrive at an ideal middle through chance in the barrel. Red wines, though, present a bit of a different set of options. Oak is useful throughout the production process, so some folks will be using toasted or untoasted oak shavings at the crusher in cooler harvests to alleviate any underripe “green” aromatics or flavor compounds from methoxypyrazines, which contribute cigar or tobacco at low levels and green pepper or grassy, herb-y notes at higher levels. Winemakers can ferment in barrels either by removing the heads and punching down into upright barrels or through reassembling the barrels and using a rotation system to keep the cap wet by spinning. They can use larger puncheons to give more subtle, “rounder” notes to the wine without giving as “oaky” a presence – liquid volume to surface area matters a lot; the larger the vessel, the less the influence, everything else being equal. Post-pressing, most reds are aged either in barrel or in tanks with some kind of oak adjunct inserted; as with barrel options so go the adjuncts: winemakers have choices that range from oak source (American, French, Hungarian, blends and beyond), to toast level, to toasted or untoasted heads in barrels, and a slew of options for creating oak effects sans barrels including “beans,” cubes, spirals, blocks, sticks-in-chains to fit into barrel bungholes, and staves of various shapes and sizes for tank inserts. Think back to your first visit to a big toystore as a kid; now picture an adult kid and you know how winemakers feel about their oak options. It’s great to have choices, but there are lots of options, and one is not necessarily “better” than another. At the end of the day, oak is like every other part of the winemaking process: a series of decisions through which the final wine is realized, and the key thing winemakers must come to terms with in order to do their best work is that making a particular decision, or refusing to make it, will have an impact on that final bottling either way. Winemakers grow and “cook” with grapes, and once the process starts, the vessel in which the fermentation takes place absolutely has an impact – but you must start with the best ingredients possible. Just like cooking. Enjoy!
Josh Stein has been in the Napa wine business for more than a decade, and, in addition to being owner/winemaker of the Stein Family Wine Group, which produces a nationally and internationally distributed portfolio of wine brands and donates 5% of its sales to the children of wineworkers in the form of college scholarships and support funds, he regularly consults for wineries and organizations throughout the North Bay and Coast via their subsidiaries, Discrete Wine Support Services and SF-Integrated Vineyard Management Services.

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NAPA VALLEY
ONGOING Napa Valley Wine Train Napa, www.winetrain.com, 800-427-4124 • Nov 8: Murder Mystery Dinner Theater • Nov 9: Port Varietal Dinner, St. Barthelemy Cellars • Nov 16: Moonlight Escape • Nov 28: Thanksgiving Lunch & Dinner • Dec 2-5, 9-12: Santa Train • Dec 6: Murder Mystery Dinner Theater • Dec 14: Moonlight Escape ONGOING Seminars & Tastings at Merryvale Vineyards St. Helena, 10am-6:30pm, www.merryvale.com, 707-963-7777 • Merryvale tasting, $15 • Reserve tasting, $35 • Wine Sensory Seminar, $45, Fridays 12pm or by appt • Wine & Cheese Experience, $45, by appt • Sommelier Grand Reserve Tasting, $65, by appt ONGOING Jefferson House Reserve Room Tasting at Monticello Vineyards Napa – Reserve Room Wine Tasting, Corley Family Napa Valley, $25 RSVP 707-253-2802 x18, www.CorleyFamilyNapaValley.com ONGOING V. Sattui Winery St. Helena, 9am-6pm summer, no appt. necessary www.vsattui.com, 707-963-7774 • Premium tasting, daily, $10 • Italian Marketplace with 200+ cheeses • Deli with panini, sandwiches, crabcakes & more • Weekend BBQ, wood-fired pizza, oysters, mozzarella bar • 2 ½ acres of tree-shaded picnic grounds ONGOING Tours & Tasting at ZD Wines Rutherford, RSVP 800-487-7757, www.zdwines.com • Traditional Tasting, $10, daily 10am-4:30pm • Premier Tasting, $20, daily 10am-4:30pm • Private Group Tasting, $25, by appt • Cellar Tour & Tasting, $40, by appt • Vineyard View Tasting, $75, by appt • Abacus Tasting, $650, by appt • Wine Train, $199 •Library Selection Tour, $75, by appt • Eco Tour, $50, by appt ONGOING Tours & Tastings at Andretti Winery Napa, www.andrettiwinery.com, 877-386-5070x227 • Individual Tastings, $15 • Private Winery Tour & Tasting, $20/person by appointment • Vineyard Tours, $20/person by appointment ONGOING Tours and Tastings at William Hill Estate Winery Napa, 10am-5pm, by prior appointment only www.williamhillestate.com, 707-265-3024 • Taste the Napa Valley, $15 • Taste of Chardonnay, $18 • Taste the Silverado Bench, $20 • William Hill Estate Vineyard Experience, $25 • William Hill Estate Experience, $50 ONGOING Vineyard & Winery Tours at Raymond Vineyards St. Helena, 10:30am and 3pm (by appt), $45 www.raymondvineyards.com, 707-963-6929 ONGOING Tasting at Grgich Hills Estate Rutherford, 9:30am-4:30pm, Tours at 11am & 2pm, $10 Wine library tasting/$30, Barrel tasting on most Fridays 2-4pm www.grgich.com, 707-963-2784 ONGOING Visitor Programs at Robert Mondavi Winery For details, www.robertmondavi.com, 888-RMONDAVI x2 • The Signature Tour & Tasting • Discover tour • The Exclusive Cellar Tasting • The Wine Tasting Basics • Twilight Tour • Tasting Beyond the Basics

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ONGOING Educational Tours & Wine Tasting at Castello di Amorosa Calistoga, www.castellodiamorosa.com, RSVP, 707-967-6272 No appointment necessary for tasting; tours need an appointment. • Regular tour & tasting • Reserve tour & tasting • Tasting only • Private VIP tours • Napa Valley Neighbor Program ONGOING Tasting Experiences at Artesa Up to 10 guests, some require 72 hour notice 707-254-2126, Tours@artesawinery.com, www.ArtesaWinery.com • Estate Reserve Experience, 10:30am, daily • Vino con Queso, $60, 11:30am, daily • Chocolate Indulgence, $50, 1:30pm, daily • Spanish Tapas and Wine Pairing, $60, 1:03pm, daily • International Tapas & Wine Pairing, $60, 2:30pm, daily • Vines & Wines Vineyard Tour, $45, 10:30am, Fri-Sun May-Oct • Food & Wine Pairing, $80, 12:30pm, Fri-Sun • Ultimate Tasting, $55, 2:30pm, Sat-Sun, Jan-Jul ONGOING Public Tours & Tastings at Andretti Winery Napa, Daily 11am & 2pm, www.andrettiwinery.com, 877-386-5070 x227 • Villa Tasting, $15 • Napa Valley Tasting, $20 • Founders Tasting (seated in Tuscan House), $35 • Delizia Dessert Tasting, $10 • Private Vineyard Tour & Tastings available by appointment • Picnic Luncheon in the Vineyards $35/person, $30/wine club members (reserve in advance) ONGOING Tastings at St. Supéry Rutherford, www.stsupery.com, 800-942-0809 • Vineyard to Glass: 10:30am, 1pm; Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sun; $25 • Cellar Tour, Fridays, 2pm, $50 • Dollarhide Library Tasting, daily, $35 • Élu Library Tasting, daily, $35 ONGOING Wine Tasting Experiences at Benessere Vineyards St. Helena, www.benesserevineyards.com, by appt 707-963-5853 x105 • Personalized Wine Flights, daily, $20 • Vineyards Walking Tour & Tasting, M-W, 10:30am, $15 • Fudge Pairing Experience, Sun, 10:30am, $15 • Barrel Tasting, RSVP, Tues, Sat-Sun, 11am, $20 • Barrel Tasting & Current Release, Tues, Sat-Sun, 11am, $25 • Barrel Tasting & Vertical, Tues, Sat-Sun, 11am, $25 • Group Tasting, Sat-Sun, 1:30pm, $15 ONGOING Joseph Phelps Vineyards: Wine Experiences & Tastings An opportunity to participate in a wide range of semi-private seated tastings. 11am daily, 2:30pm Monday-Friday & 2pm Saturday & Sunday $75; free/club members • Insignia Blending • Wine Aroma Challenge • Napa Valley Rocks • Barrel Tasting Friday, Saturday & Sunday only at 11am, Wine & Cheese Pairing $75/person. Casual terrace tastings available daily, $35 & $70. For reservations, info: 707-967-3720, www.josephphelps.com ONGOING Tours & Tastings at Clos du Val Napa, daily 10am-5pm, www.closduval.com, 800-993-9463 • Classic tastings, $10: fee waived with purchase of a bottle wine. • Reserve tastings, $20: fee not waived with purchase of a bottle of wine. • Tours by appointment with 24 hour advance notice ONGOING Tastings at Silverado Vineyards Napa, www.silveradovineyards.com, 707-259-6611, 800-997-1770 x611 • Saddleblock Vineyard Tasting, by appt, $75 • Library Tasting, by appt, $75 • Daily Tasting Room Flights, Estate/$15, Premier/$25 • Public Tours & Tasting, 10:30am & 2:30pm, by appt, $25 • Private Tour and or Tasting, 15-25 guests, by appt, $ 20/tour, $25/tour & tasting ONGOING di Rosa Napa, www.dirosapreserve.org, 707-226-5991 • Nov 2: Opening Reception, Beatnik Meteors ONGOING Napa Valley Opera House 1030 Main Street, Napa, www.nvoh.org, 707-226-7372 ONGOING Wine Tasting at Back Room Wines Napa, www.backroomwines.com, 707-226-1378 • Nov 1: Is it from California? Or is it French? • Nov 8: Zinfandel Tasting • Nov 15: Back Room Blow Out LIV ONGOING Napa Valley Museum Yountville, www.NapaValleyMuseum.org, 707-944-0500 • Nov 7: Prohibition in the Napa Valley, Castles Under Siege • Nov 9: Into the Darkness, Stargazing ONGOING WEDNESDAYS Winemaker Wednesdays at 1313 Main Napa, 6-8pm, www.1313main.com, 707-258-1313 ONGOING FRIDAYS Bubbles Bar at 1313 Main Napa, 9pm-12am, www.1313main.com, 707-258-1313 ONGOING FRIDAYS-SUNDAYS Barrel Tasting & Tours at Jamieson Ranch Tour and Barrel Tasting by appointment. Napa, www.reatawines.com, 707-254-8673x119 • Nov 1: Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings • Nov 2: Makana • Nov 8: Patty Larkin • Nov 9: Benefit Concert for NVRESET • Nov 10: Eroica Trio • Nov 12: Salvation Army, Ring in the Season • Nov 26: Tuesday Night Flicks, Meet Me in St. Louis • Nov 29: Paula Poundstone • Dec 5: A Rockapella Christmas • Dec 7: Pink Martini • Dec 12: Terry Bradford’s Community Chorus • Dec 13: A Charlie Brown Christmas with David Benoit • Dec 14: Windham Hill Winter Solstice • Dec 15: NV Ballet, A Visit to Santa’s Workshop & Rhapsody in Blue • Dec19: Hot Club of San Francisco, A Cool Yule • Dec 21: VOENA, Voices of the Season, Starry Night ONGOING Live at Uptown Theatre Napa, www.uptowntheatrenapa.com, 707-259-0123 • Nov 7: Dave Mason • Nov 10: Soja • Nov 15: Reverend Horton Heat • Nov 16: Sylvia Browne • Nov 17: Napa Valley Film Festival • Nov 22: Eddie Money • Nov 23: Pride & Joy • Nov 30: Faith Ako plus Patrick Landeza & Steven Espaniola • Dec 7: Merle Haggard • Dec 8: The Wailin’ Jennys • Dec 11: Groundation • Dec 13: Craig Ferguson – Hot & Grumpy • Dec 14: The Blind Boys of Alabama Christmas Show • Jan 12: Jonny Lang ONGOING Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater Yountville, www.lincolntheater.org, 707-944-9900 • Nov 10: Lincoln Lyrics • Nov 13: Michael Pollan • Nov 15: Napa Valley Film Festival Celebrity Tributes • Nov 16: Who messed up my orchestra? • Dec 6-7: Christmas with the Crawfords • Dec 11: Air Force Band of the Golden West Holiday Concert • Dec 12: Oak Ridge Boys • Dec 21-22: The Nutcracker ONGOING FRIDAYS-SUNDAYS Food & Wine Pairings at Etude Winery Napa, 10am, 1pm & 3pm, $35, $25/members www.etudewines.com, 707-257-5300 ONGOING THROUGH JANUARY 5 Serenity, Wonder, and Spirit by Jeffery A. Davis Photography Exhibit at Mumm Napa Rutherford, www.mummnapa.com, 707-967-7740 NOVEMBER 2 Howell Mountain Harvest Celebration Howell Mountain Vintners & Growers Association V Wine Cellar, Yountville, 1-4pm, $55/adv, $75 www.howellmountain.org, 707-965-2665 NOVEMBER 8 Cave Tasting with the Winemaker Viader, Deer Park, 3pm, $50, www.viader.com, 707-963-3816 NOVEMBER 9 Wine Club Member Pickup Party at Pine Ridge Vineyards Napa, 5-7:30pm, www.pineridgevineyards.com, 800-575-9777 NOVEMBER 9 2009 Bosché Vineyard, Cabernet Release Party Freemark Abbey, St. Helena, 1-4pm www.freemarkabbey.com, 707-963-9694 NOVEMBER 9 Bucephalus Release Dinner 4-course dinner, live entertainment & wine! Black Stallion Winery, Napa, 6-9pm www.blackstallionwinery.com, 707-227-3249 NOVEMBER 9, 24 Wine Club Pick-Up Party at Acacia Vineyard Enjoy harvest time & pick up your club wines! 11am-3pm Napa, www.acaciavineyard.com, 877-226-1700 NOVEMBER 9-10 Stellar Cellar Sale at Raymond Vineyards St. Helena, 11am-4pm, 707-963-3141 www.raymondvineayrds.com

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• Daily: Valley First Tour • Daily: Grgich Hills Estate Winery Tour • Fri-Sun: Domaine Chandon Winery Tour • Sat: Valley’s only Evening Winery Tour • Mon-Thu: Ambassador Winery Tour • Nov 8: Murder Mystery Dinner Theater • Nov 9: Port Varietal Dinner, St. Barthelemy Cellars • Nov 16: Moonlight Escape • Nov 28: Thanksgiving Lunch & Dinner

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NOVEMBER 16 Annual Older Vintage Tasting at Beaulieu Vineyards Rutherford, 11am-1pm, $50, $30/members www.bvwines.com, 800-373-5896 NOVEMBER 16 Cooking Class with Chef Brian Whitmer Cedar Gables Inn, Napa, 4-8pm, $175 www.cedargablesinn.com, 800-309-7969 NOVEMBER 20 First Taste Downtown Napa, 5:30-7:30pm, www.flavornapavalley.com NOVEMBER 20-24 Flavor! Napa Valley Various events & locations throughout Napa Valley www.FlavorNapaValley.com NOVEMBER 23-24 Holiday in Carneros – Hospitality de los Carneros Multi-winery open house featuring nearly 20 wineries. Each winery will offer their own variety of food & wine pairings, Live music, art or craft show, special tastings or discounts. Carneros region of Sonoma & Napa Valleys www.carneroswineries.org, 800-909-4352 NOVEMBER 23 Dinner with Napa Valley Winemakers Meritage Resort & Spa, Napa, www.peju.com NOVEMBER 24 Terroir to Table – Sustainable Lunch Silverado Resort & Spa, Napa, www.peju.com NOVEMBER 29 25th Annual Festival of Lights Holiday faire with Santa Claus, carolers & horse-drawn carriage rides. Downtown Yountville, 2-7pm www.vmarketplace.com, 707-944-0904 NOVEMBER 29 Speakeasy Sales & Party Event Ehlers Estate, St. Helena, 9:30am-6pm www.ehlersestate.com, 707-963-5972 NOVEMBER 30 Holiday Shop Event at The Room Flora Springs Winery, St. Helena www.florasprings.com, 707-967-6723 DECEMBER 1 Holiday Open House & Special Tasting Viader, Deer Park, 12-4pm, www.viader.com, 707-963-3816 DECEMBER 5 Holiday Member Pick Up Event at Mumm Napa Rutherford, 6-8pm, $35/members, $45 www.mummnapa.com, 707-967-7781, RSVP DECEMBER 7 Crab Boil at Acacia Vineyard Roll up your sleeves & get your hands dirty! 11:30am-2pm Napa, www.acaciavineyard.com, 877-226-1700 DECEMBER 7 FORTIS Cabernet Sauvignon Release Party at Pine Ridge Vineyards Napa, 11am-3pm, www.pineridgevineyards.com, 800-575-9777 DECEMBER 7 Holiday Wreaths for Charity at Castello di Amorosa Calistoga, 10am-4pm, www.castellodiamorosa.com, 707-967-6274 DECEMBER 7 Artesa Holiday Dinner Napa, 877-224-8309, www.artesawinery.com DECEMBER 7 Holiday Celebration at Sequoia Grove Napa, www.sequoiagrove.com, 800-851-7841

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DECEMBER 7 Holiday Winemaker Dinner at Merryvale Vineyards St. Helena, 7pm, $175, RSVP www.merryvale.com, 800-326-6069x429 DECEMBER 8 8th Annual Hanukkah Hootenanny & Wine Club Pickup Party at Judd’s Hill Free/members, guests/$25, general/$50, RSVP Napa, 12-2:30pm, www.juddshill.com, 707-255-2332 DECEMBER 11 Artesa Pick Up Party Napa, 877-224-8309, www.artesawinery.com DECEMBER 13, 20 Open House at Acacia Vineyard Finish up your holiday shopping & enjoy wine, special savings & holiday treats! Napa, www.acaciavineyard.com, 877-226-1700 DECEMBER 14 Holiday Barrel Tasting & Release Party at Merryvale Vineyards St. Helena, 1-4pm, $50, $25/members’ guests, free/members www.merryvale.com, 877-887-7763, RSVP DECEMBER 31 New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball at Castello di Amorosa Calistoga, $255/members, $295/guests, RSVP www.castellodiamorosa.com, 707-967-6274 JANUARY 17-20 4th Annual Napa Truffle Festival Celebrate the winter truffle season! Exclusive winery tours, tasting, cooking demos, truffle lunches & wine parings. Nickel & Nickel and Hall, Napa Valley www.trufflefestival.com, 888-753-9378 ONGOING Free Guided Winery Tour at Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery Healdsburg – Monday-Saturday, 10am, by appointment www.ferrari-carano.com, 707-433-6700 ONGOING Group Private Tastings at Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery Healdsburg – Includes 5 wines, 9-25 people in underground cellar, by appointment. $20 per person, www.ferrari-carano.com, 707-433-6700 ONGOING Terroir & History Tour at Chateau St. Jean Kenwood – A visit to Chateau St. Jean lifts all of your senses. Complimentary, 11am-2pm, www.chateaustjean.com, 707-833-4134 ONGOING Food and Wine Pairing at the Mayo Reserve Room 9200 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, Daily, 10:30am-6pm, 7 course food/wine tasting $35, Reservations recommended, www.mayofamilywinery.com, 707-833-5504 ONGOING Wine Experiences at Chateau St. Jean Kenwood – www.chateaustjean.com, 707-833-4134x5258 • Cinq Cépages Blending Experience, Thu-Sun, 11am & 1pm, $75/$60 club • Reserve Wine in Riedel, daily, 10:30am & 1:30pm, $45/$36 club • Chateau Luxury Tasting, daily, 10:30am & 1:30pm, $25/$10 club • Promenade Tour & Tasting, daily, 11am & 1pm, $20/$16 club ONGOING Tours, Tastings & Seminars at St. Francis Winery Santa Rosa – Ten person minimum, call for more information & reservations 888-675-WINE(9463)x255, www.stfranciswinery.com • Charcuterie, daily 11am-4pm, $25/$20 club members • Wine & Food Pairing, $42/$33.60 club members ONGOING Guided Winery Tours at Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards Sonoma, 11am, 1 & 3pm, $10, www.gloriaferrer.com, 707-996-7256 ONGOING Wine & Food Pairing at Kendall-Jackson Fulton – Special reserve food & wine tasting, 10am-4pm, $25 www.kj.com, 707-571-7500 ONGOING Moondance Cellars & Orchard Station Wines Glen Ellen – Paired with Wine Country Chocolates Truffle Tastes, $10 www.moondancecellars.com, 707-938-7550 ONGOING FRIDAY-SATURDAY Live Music at Eric K. James Vineyards Sonoma, 8-11pm, www.erickjames.com, 707-996-1364 ONGOING Various Tastings, Meals & Live Music Annex Wine Bar, Sonoma, Check website for events! www.annexwinebar.com, 707-938-7482 ONGOING Carneros Bistro & Wine Bar Introduces Thematic Wine Program Honoring great local winemakers. Plus, each Thursday, 6:30-8pm celebrity wine-tenders. The Lodge at Sonoma, RSVP www.thelodgeatsonoma.com, 707-931-2042 ONGOING Carneros Bistro & Wine Bar Grapes to Glass Wine Education The Lodge at Sonoma, www.thelodgeatsonoma.com, 707-931-2042 ONGOING FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS Taste with the Count at Buena Vista Winery A 45-minute tour and wine tasting, 11am & 12:30pm, $20 A 90-minute “Taste with the Count” with Reserve Buena Vista wines in “the Count’s Lair” by the Count. 2pm, $45, RSVP, 800-926-1266 ONGOING Barrel Tour & Tasting at Buena Vista Winery Sonoma, 11am and 2pm (by appt), $30 www.buenavistawinery.com, 800-926-1266 ONGOING WEEKENDS Wine & Chocolate Pairings at Fritz Winery Cloverdale, 10:30am-4:30pm, $5 tasting fee covers the pairing www.fritzwinery.com, 707-894-3389 ONGOING Cellars of Sonoma 133 4th St, Santa Rosa, 707-578-1826 www.cellarsofsonoma.com, check website for details • $5 Mimosa Day & Brunch on Sundays • ½ To Go Mondays • TV Tuesday Live • Open Mic Showcase on Wednesdays • Live Music Thursdays & Fridays • Food Specials During 49er Games ONGOING WEEKENDS Alfresco Tasting at Muscardini Cellars Kenwood, 12-5pm, 707-933-9305, www.muscardinicellars.com ONGOING Michel-Schlumberger Winery Back Roads Tour Healdsburg, daily at 11am & 2pm, $30 www.michelschlumberger.com, 800-447-3060 EVERY WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY Santa Rosa Original Farmers’ Market Santa Rosa Veteran’s Building parking lot, 8:30am-noon, 707-522-8629 EVERY FRIDAY MORNING Sonoma Valley Farmers’ Market Depot Park, Sonoma, 9am-noon, 707-538-7023 ONGOING Syrah Hill Experience at Cline Cellars Sonoma, 11am-1pm, 2-4pm, $40, $30/members www.clinecellars.com, 707-940-4061 ONGOING Cooking Classes at Ramekins Culinary School 450 West Spain St, Sonoma, check website for schedule www.ramekins.com, 707-933-0450 ONGOING Wells Fargo Center for the Arts Santa Rosa, wellsfargocenterarts.org, 707-546-3600 • Nov 2: Emmylou Harris • Nov 5: Official Blues Brothers Revue™ • Nov 7: An Evening with Foreigner • Nov 8: Buddy Guy • Nov 9: Whose Live Anyway? • Nov 13: Story Pirates • Nov 21: So You Think You Can Dance • Nov 24: Natalie Cole • Nov 25: Alice Cooper • Nov 30: Tosh Saves the World • Dec 3: Mannheim Steamroller Christmas • Dec 4: Angelina Ballerina The Musical • Dec 6: Posada Navideña • Dec 7: George Lopez • Dec 12: The 8th Annual Chris-Mix • Dec 13: Willie Nelson & Family • Dec 15: A Very Merry Holiday Pops • Dec 17: Dave Koz & Friends Christmas • Dec 18-19: Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker • Dec 26: The Brian Setzer Orchestra ONGOING Live Shows at Hopmonk Tavern Sebastopol, www.hopmonk.com, 707-829-7300 • Nov 1: Coco Montoya • Nov 2: 4th Annual Dia De Los Muertos ONGOING Live Shows at Hopmonk Tavern Sonoma, 707-935-9100, www.hopmonk.com • Nov 1: Genna and Jesse; acoustic soul-pop • Nov 2: Dirty Cello; blues, gypsy • Nov 8: The Reefer Twins; soul • Nov 9: TenFoot Tone; emotionally wealthy feel-good alternative rock • Nov 15: Kites & Crows; indie folk/Americana • Nov 16: Roem Baur, indie soul/blues ONGOING Green Music Center Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, www.gmc.sonoma.edu, 866-955-6040 • Nov 2: Mariza • Nov 9-11: Santa Rosa Symphony, Multicultural Magic • Nov 21: Bychkov Conducts Strauss’ Alpine Symphony • Nov 23: Music of the Spheres, Sounds of Eternity • Dec 7-9: Santa Rosa Symphony, Contemplation of Peace & War • Dec 15: Philharmonia Baroque, Handel’s Messiah

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ONGOING Tastings at Fritz Underground Winery A Taste of Fritz: $10, Indulge in Fritz Reserve Wines: $15 Cloverdale, www.fritzwinery.com, 707-894-3389 ONGOING Live Music at Centre du Vin Sonoma, Ledson Hotel, www.ledsonhotel.com, 707-996-9779 ONGOING Private Tastings at Viansa Winery www.viansa.com, 800-995-7470 • Italian Wine & Cheese Pairing 10:30am, 12:30pm, 3pm by appointment, $10/members, $25 • Reserve Wine & Food Pairing 10:30am, 12:30pm, 3pm by appointment, free/members, $45 ONGOING Reserve Wine & Food Pairing Private Tasting at Viansa Winery Sonoma, 10:30am, 12:30pm, 3pm by appointment www.viansa.com, 800-995-7470, free/members, $45 ONGOING Private Wine Tastings at Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery Healdsburg – 6-8 people, $20-$40pp by appointment, www.ferrari-carano.com, 707-433-6700 Choose from: • Pick of the Bunch • Passion for Pinot • Scentiments – Test your Smell Memory • White Wine Lovers – wines paired with Artisan cheeses • King of Reds – wines paired with dried fruits and chocolates • Matchmaker – wine and food pairing • PreVail Tasting – wines paired with Artisan Charcuterie plate • Cabernet Terroir Tasting – comparison wines from different elevations ONGOING Wine and Food Pairing at Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery Healdsburg – Matchmaker, learn the art and science of matching wines with the perfect food. 6-8 people, $35, by appointment www.ferrari-carano.com, 707-433-6700

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ONGOING FRIDAYS, SOME SATURDAYS Music at Vino di Amore Tasting Lounge Cloverdale – Check the for details www.vinodiamore.com, 707-894-6166 ONGOING FRIDAYS Ancient Oak Cellars TGIF Happy Hour with Live Music Ancient Oak Cellars, Downtown Santa Rosa, 5-7pm www.ancientoakcellars.com, 707-536-1564 FRIDAYS FN@R2 – Friday Nights at R Squared Appetizers, complimentary tasting & fun activities! Sonoma, 6pm, www.r2winecompany.com, 707-933-1330 LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH Pizza in the Piazza at Jacuzzi Family Vineyards Sonoma, 11am-3pm, 707-937-7575, www.jacuzziwines.com ONGOING SATURDAYS Oysters & Bubbles at Muscardini Cellars Kenwood, 1-3pm, 707-933-9305, www.muscardinicellars.com ONGOING SUNDAYS THROUGH DECEMBER Windsor Farmers Market Market Street, Old Downtown Windsor, 11am-3pm www.windsorfarmersmarket.com, 707-838-5947 THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH THROUGH NOVEMBER Third Thursdays at the Sonoma County Museum Santa Rosa, 5-7pm, www.sonomacountymuseum.org, 707-579-1500 ONGOING SATURDAYS THROUGH NOVEMBER 23 Saturday Afternoon Farmers’ Market Walnut Park, Petaluma, 2-5:30pm www.petalumafarmersmarket.com, 707-762-0344 SECOND SUNDAY OF THE MONTH THROUGH NOVEMBER Second Sunday Event Series Live music, tasty food & wine! Bartholomew Park Winery, Sonoma www.bartpark.com, 707-935-9511 ONGOING THROUGH DECEMBER 31 Heart of Sonoma Valley Wine Trail Heart of Sonoma Valley Association Wine Trail pass gives access to 11 participating wineries! $20/one day pass, $35/two day pass www.heartofsonomavalley.com, 866-794-9463 SATURDAYS IN NOVEMBER & DECEMBER Sip, Savor & Shop at B.R. Cohn Winery Pick up unique & original gifts, enjoy wine & live music! Local artist Nancy Kiernan will display & sell her artwork. Glen Ellen, www.brcohn.com, 800-330-4064, Live music 2-4:30pm • Nov 2, 16, 30: Jonathan Wright • Nov 9: Jason Bodlovich • Dec 14, 28: Jonathan Wright • Dec 7: Jason Bodlovich NOVEMBER 1 An Evening with The Girl & The Fig, The Olive Press, Jacuzzi & Cline Wines Ramekins, Sonoma, 6:30-9:30pm, $120 www.ramekins.com, 707-933-0450 NOVEMBER 2 Fall Release Party at Buena Vista Winery Sonoma, 5:30-9pm, $25/members, $30, RSVP www.buenavistawinery.com, 800-325-2764 NOVEMBER 2 Wine Country Marines 238th Marine Corps Birthday Ball at Jacuzzi Family Winery Sonoma, 6:30-11pm, www.winecountrymarines.com, 1-855-FOR-USMC NOVEMBER 2-3 15th Annual A Wine & Food Affair Wine Road Northern Sonoma County, 11am-4pm Over 100 winery members participating, $70/2 days, $50/Sunday www.wineroad.com, 700-723-6336 NOVEMBER 3 Home Cheesemaking Class: Pumpkin Spice The Epicurean Connection, Sonoma, 1-3pm, $45, RSVP www.theepicureanconnection.com, 707-935-7960 NOVEMBER 4 Balletto Winemaker Dinner La Gare French Restaurant, Santa Rosa www.balletto.com, 707-568-2455 NOVEMBER 7 Foodie Films: Julie and Julia Join Chefs Sondra Bernstein & John Toulze, the girl and the fig Wine courtesy Hughes Family Vineyards Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma NOVEMBER 8 Fall Wine Club Pick Up Party at Mayo Family Winery Glen Ellen, www.mayofamilywinery.com, 707-938-9401 NOVEMBER 8-9 Unwind in the Vineyards Various events in Healdsburg, www.unwindevents.com NOVEMBER 9 6th Annual St. Francis Wild Game Dinner Santa Rosa, 6:30-10pm, $99/members, $125/public www.stfranciswinery.com, 800-650-5437 NOVEMBER 9 Hike & Taste in the Vineyards at Kunde Family Estate Kenwood, 10am, www.kunde.com, 707-833-5501 NOVEMBER 9 Fall Guided Nature Walk Bouverie Preserve, Glen Ellen, 9:30am-1:30pm www.egret.org, 415-868-9244, RSVP NOVEMBER 9, 22 Blast From the Past, Live Gadget Demos with Kathleen Hill Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, RSVP www.svma.org, 707-939-7862, $10/members, $12 NOVEMBER 9 Wine, Whim & Song An innovative sensory experience pairing music with wine! Francis Ford Coppola Winery, Geyserville, 3pm, $45 www.FrancisFordCoppolaWinery.com, 707-857-1471 NOVEMBER 9 Best Winery Chefs of Sonoma County Charity dinner & auction! 6pm, $160 Santa Rosa Golf & Country Club, Santa Rosa www.jwine.com, 707-526-2922 NOVEMBER 9-10 Holiday Craft Fair Petaluma Community Center, Petaluma www.cityofpetaluma.net, 707-778-4488 NOVEMBER 9-10 Stellar Cellar Sale at Buena Vista Winery Sonoma, 11am-4pm, www.buenavistawinery.com, 800-926-1266 NOVEMBER 9-10 Stellar Cellar Sale at DeLoach Vineyards Santa Rosa, 11am-4pm, www.deloachvineyards.com, 707-526-9111 NOVEMBER 10 Herd it Through the Grapevine Fundraiser at Wilson Winery Healdsburg, 2-5pm, $35/adv, $40/door www.wilsonwinery.com, 707-433-4355 NOVEMBER 10 A Celebration of Andean Music & Dance Concert Sonoma Veterans Memorial Building, Sonoma, 1:30-5pm www.chicuchaswasi.org, 707-939-7162 NOVEMBER 11 23rd Annual North Bay Veterans Day Parade Downtown Petaluma, 1pm, www.etalumavweteransflyin.com NOVEMBER 14 Winemaker Dinner Series: Lambert Bridge Winery Santé Restaurant, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, Sonoma www.fairmont.com/sonoma, 707-938-9000 NOVEMBER 15 27th Annual Dinner with the Winemaker Series: Lasseter Family Winery Inn at the Tides, Bodega Bay www.innatthetides.com, 800-541-7788 NOVEMBER 20 Meet Your Farmer Dinner The Epicurean Connection, Sonoma, 6-8pm, $24, RSVP www.theepicureanconnection.com, 707-935-7960 NOVEMBER 22 Artist Reception for Samantha Buller at Balletto Tasting Room Santa Rosa, 5-7pm, www.balletto.com, 707-568-2455 NOVEMBER 22-23 Holiday Open House at Muscardini Cellars Kenwood, 707-933-9305, www.muscardinicellars.com NOVEMBER 23-24 Wine Club Appreciation Day – Inter Wine Club Event Atascadero Creek Winery, Balletto Vineyards, Dutton Estate Winery, Graton Ridge Cellars, HANNA Vineyards & Winery, Hook & Ladder, Martin Ray Winery, Russian River Vineyards & Taft Street Winery www.balletto.com, 707-568-2455

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NOVEMBER 23-24 Holiday in Carneros – Hospitality de los Carneros Multi-winery open house featuring nearly 20 wineries. Each winery will offer their own variety of food & wine pairings, Live music, art or craft show, special tastings or discounts. Carneros region of Sonoma & Napa Valleys www.carneroswineries.org, 800-909-4352 NOVEMBER 23-24 Ledson Holiday Open House Kenwood, 11am-4:30pm, www.heartofsonomavalley.com NOVEMBER 29 Chardonnay & Oysters Amphora Wines, Healdsburg, 11am-4:30pm www.amphorawines.com, 707-431-7767 NOVEMBER 29-30 30th Annual Holiday Open House Heart of Sonoma Valley Association – Visit participating wineries! 11am-4pm, $45, www.heartofsonomavalley.com NOVEMBER 29 - DECEMBER 1 Korbel Holiday Shopping Weekend Guerneville, 10am-4:30pm www.korbel.com, 707-824-7000 NOVEMBER 29 – DECEMBER 1 Le Cirque de Bohème Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma, $25/$15 www.cornerstonegardens.com, 707-933-3010 NOVEMBER 30 Santa’s Riverboat Arrival Petaluma River Turning Basin, Petaluma www.visitpetaluma.com, 11am NOVEMBER 30 Holiday Open House Passalacqua Winery, Healdsburg www.passalacquawinery.com, 707-433-5550 NOVEMBER 30 Holiday Crafterino Petaluma Veterans Memorial Building, Petaluma www.petalumsdowntowncraftmart.com, 11am-4pm DECEMBER 6 27th Annual Dinner with the Winemaker Series: Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards Inn at the Tides, Bodega Bay, www.innatthetides.com, 800-541-7788 DECEMBER 6 Mazzocco Holiday Party Wine club member exclusive event, 6-9pm, Healdsburg www.mazzocco.com, 707-433-3399 DECEMBER 7 Balletto Wine Club Pick Up Party Pick up your December wine selection & enjoy tasty bites! Santa Rosa, 10am-5pm, www.balletto.com, 707-568-2455 DECEMBER 7 deLorimier Holiday New Release Pickup Party & Toy Drive Geyserville, www.delorimierwinery.com, 800-546-7718 DECEMBER 7 Holiday Palooza Bring a new unwrapped gift & get a free tasting! Gundlach Bundschu, Sonoma, 11:30am-3:30pm www.gunbun.com, 707-939-3006 DECEMBER 7 Artist Reception: Xtreme Quilters Moshin Vineyards, Healdsburg, 5:30-7:30pm www.moshinvineyards.com, 888-466-7446 DECEMBER 7 Hike & Taste in the Vineyards at Kunde Family Estate Kenwood, 10am, www.kunde.com, 707-833-5501 DECEMBER 7 Holiday Crab Feed at Gloria Ferrer Winery Sonoma, 6:30-10pm, $117.50, $100/members www.gloriaferrer.com, 707-933-1931 DECEMBER 7 Holiday Open House at Buena Vista Winery Sonoma, 11am-4pm, www.buenavistawinery.com, 800-926-1266 DECEMBER 7 Lighted Boat Parade Petaluma River Turning Basin, Petaluma www.visitpetaluma.com, 6:30pm DECEMBER 7 Holiday Festival Landmark Vineyards, Kenwood, 6-9pm www.landmarkwine.com, 707-833-0053 DECEMBER 7-8 December Wine Club Member Appreciation Weekend at Sebastiani Winery An exclusive wine club members only event. www.sebastiani.com, 707-933-3230 DECEMBER 8 9th Annual Lighting of the Snowmen Festival Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma, 4pm, free www.cornerstonegardens.com, 707-933-3010 DECEMBER 8 Home Cheesemaking Class: Cranberry Spice The Epicurean Connection, Sonoma, 1-3pm, $45, RSVP www.theepicureanconnection.com, 707-935-7960 DECEMBER 14 St. Francis Annual Ode to Crab Winery Dinner Santa Rosa, 6:30-10pm, $99/members, $125/public www.stfranciswinery.com, 800-650-5437 DECEMBER 14 Wine, Whim & Song An innovative sensory experience pairing music with wine! Francis Ford Coppola Winery, Geyserville, 3pm, $45 www.FrancisFordCoppolaWinery.com, 707-857-1471 DECEMBER 14 3rd Annual Sebastopol Holiday Home Tour Sebastopol, 10am-5pm, $30/adv, $10/kids, $35 www.sebastopolholidayhometour.com, 707-829-1729 DECEMBER 14-15 Artisan Boutique Pleasant Hill Christian School, Sebastopol www.sebastopolholidayhometour.com, 707-829-1729 DECEMBER 21 Annual Holiday Party at Mayo Family Winery Glen Ellen, www.mayofamilywinery.com, 707-938-9401 NOVEMBER 1 Mushroom & Wine Pairing Husch Vineyards, Philo, 10am-5pm www.huschvineyards.com, 800-554-8724 NOVEMBER 2 Caps Off! Wine & Mushrooms Pairing Phillips Hill Tasting Room, Philo, 10am-5pm www.phillipshillestates.com, 707-895-2209 NOVEMBER 6 Yorkville Cellars & Wild Fish Winemaker Dinner Wild Fish, Little River, 6pm www.wild-fish.com, 707-937-3055 NOVEMBER 7 Winemaker Dinner Aquarelle Café & Wine Bar, Boonville, 6:30pm, 707-895-2767 NOVEMBER 8 Winemaker Dinner MacCallum House Inn & Restaurant, Mendocino, 7pm www.maccallumhouse.com, 707-937-0289 NOVEMBER 9 8th Annual Wine & Mushroom Festival at St. Anthony’s Mendocino, 12-4pm, Mendocino, 707-937-2406 www.stanthonysofmendocino.com NOVEMBER 9 Celebrate Wine & Mushroom Days McNab Ridge Tasting Room, Hopland, 10am-5pm www.mcnabridge.com, 707-744-1986 NOVEMBER 10 Mushroom & Wine Pairing McFadden Farm Stand & Tasting Room, Hopland, 10am-5pm www.mcfaddenvineyard.com, 707-744-8463 NOVEMBER 23 Art & Wine Exhibit Brassfield Estate Winery, Clearlake Oaks, 4-7pm www.brassfieldestate.com, 707-998-1895 NOVEMBER 29 – DECEMBER 1 54th Annual Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts Fair Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, 10am-5pm www.mendocinoartcenter.org, 707-937-5818 NOVEMBER 30 A Very Merry Main Street Holiday fun for all ages! Treasure hunt, Santa’s visit & photos, arts & crafts, Parade, historic walking tour, holiday drinks & food for sale & much more! DECEMBER 7 Holiday Wine Sale at Langtry Estate Middletown, 1-4pm, RSVP www.langtryestate.com, 707-995-7521

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ONGOING Skunk Train Fort Bragg, www.skunktrain.com, 866-457-5865 • Nov 2: Mushroom, Wine & Beer Train • Dec 5-23: Christmas Train ONGOING FRIDAYS Tuscan Village Music Art Series Terrill Cellars, Lower Lake, 6-9pm, www.terrillcellars.com, 707-994-3354 EVERY SECOND SATURDAY Wine & Food Pairings at McNab Ridge Tasting Room Hopland, 10am-5pm, www.mcnabridge.com, 707-744-1986 FIRST TUESDAY OF THE MONTH Winemaker Dinner Series Saw Shop Gallery, Kelseyville, 6-9pm www.sawshopbistro.com, 707-278-0129 FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH Village Marketplace Terrill Cellars, Lower Lake, www.terrillcellars.com, 707-252-8444 THIRD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH Windows to the Universe Taylor Observatory, Kelseyville, 8-11pm www.taylorobservatory.org, 707-262-4121 NOVEMBER 1-10 13th Annual Mushroom, Wine & Beer Festival Various events & locations in Mendocino County! www.visitmendocino.com/mushroomfestival, 866-466-3636

SAN FRANCISCO
ONGOING Rifugio Food & Wine Pairing with Clif Family Wines The Barn Group, San Francisco, www.thebarngroup.com NOVEMBER 19 Eileen’s Domaine Carneros Wine Dinner Join Eileen Crane, Founding Winemaker, CEO, Domaine Carneros Taj Campton Place, San Francisco www.camptonplacesf.com, 415-955-5574 JANUARY 22 Williams Selyem Dinner & Tasting With Larry Stone, Estate Director, Quintessa, Napa Valley Taj Campton Place, San Francisco www.camptonplacesf.com, 415-955-5574 JANUARY 23-25 Zinfandel Experience – Zinfandel Advocates & Producers The Presidio & Four Seasons Hotel, San Francisco www.zinfandel.org, 530-274-4900 • Jan 23: Epicuria Food & Zinfandel Pairings, 6-8:30pm • Jan 24: Flights! Forums of Flavors, 1pm • Jan 24: Evening with the Winemakers – Fabulous Forties, A Benefit with Taste, 5:30-10pm • Jan 25: Zinfandel Experience Tasting Tracks, 10am-6pm

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MARIN COUNTY
ONGOING Marin Center in San Rafael www.co.marin.ca.us, 415-499-6800 • Nov 2: Italian Film Festival, 100 Meters to Paradise • Nov 9: Italian Film Festival, One More Day • Nov 13: David Sedaris • Nov 15: Jackie Evancho • Nov 23: Balè Folclórico da Bahia ONGOING Live Shows at Hopmonk Tavern Novato, 415-892-6200, www.hopmonk.com • Nov 1: El Radio Fantastique • Nov 2: Cherry Royale NOVEMBER 3 Tri Valley Veterans Day Parade Main Street, Pleasanton, 1-2:30pm www.pleasantondowntown.net NOVEMBER 6 Wine Wednesday Taste 5 delicious wines then buy a bottle for dinner! McGrail Vineyards, Livermore, 5-8pm, $10 www.mcgrailvineyards.com, 925-215-0717 NOVEMBER 7 Winemaker’s Dinner Hosted by Karl Wente Delight in a 4 course meal paired with Wente wines! Wente Vineyards, Livermore, 6:30-9pm, $109, $89/members www.wentevineyards.com, 925-456-2405, RSVP required NOVEMBER 16 Sunset Sip & Shop Livermore Premium Outlets, Livermore, 5-8pm www.lvwine.org, 925-447-9463, $16 NOVEMBER 22 Chef’s Harvest Dinner in the Restaurant 4-course dinner featuring a 2013 Pinot Noir - Noveau Wente Vineyards, Livermore, 6:30pm, $89, $79/members www.wentevineyards.com, 925-456-2424, RSVP required NOVEMBER 23 Magical Holiday Evening Annual open house & enjoy a magical evening of shopping & dining! Main Street, Pleasanton, 4-7pm www.pleasantondowntown.net, 925-484-2199 NOVEMBER 29 Black Friday Sale Grab Bag specials, 2 tasting flights & live music! McGrail Vineyards, Livermore, 12-4:30pm, $10 www.mcgrailvineyards.com, 925-215-0717 DECEMBER 7 Hometown Holiday Parade & Tree-Lighting Celebration Christmas comes to downtown Pleasanton! Main Street, Pleasanton, 5-8pm www.pleasantondowntown.net, 925-484-2199 DECEMBER 7-8 Holidays in the Vineyards Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association Visit participating Livermore Valley wineries! www.lvwine.org, 12-4:30pm NOVEMBER 23 Earlier Than the Bird Main Street, Pleasanton, 7-11am, www.pleasantondowntown.net EVERY WEDNESDAY Wine Down Wednesdays Fortino Winery, Gilroy, 5-8pm, free, www.fortinowinery.com, 408-842-3305 NOVEMBER 1 Farm to Table Dinner Featuring Guglielmo Wines, Pino Alto House, Cabrillo College, Aptos www.pinoaltorestaurant.org NOVEMBER 1 An Evening of Wine & Roses Fairgrounds, Watsonville, www.pvhealthtrust.org NOVEMBER 2 Thanksgiving Buffet Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley, 12-3:30pm www.bernardus.com, 888-648-9463, $75, $32/kids NOVEMBER 2 Wine & Art Fest Chateau Julien, Carmel Valley, 11am-4pm www.chateaujulien.com, 831-624-2600 NOVEMBER 2-3 Sea Glass & Ocean Art Festival Over 40 unique artists and a free raffle! Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, 10am-5pm, $5 www.beachboardwalk.com, 831-423-5590 NOVEMBER 2-3 Wine & Cheese Fall Classic Solis Winery, Gilroy, www.soliswinery.com, 408-847-6306 NOVEMBER 7 Shake, Rattle & Roll Cocktail Series: Fall Harvest Flavors Sunset Lounge, Hyatt Carmel Highlands, Carmel www.hyattcarmelhighlands.com, 831-620-1234 NOVEMBER 7 Gateway to Big Sur Hyatt Carmel Highlands, Carmel Highlands www.bigsurfoodandwine.org, 831-667-0800 NOVEMBER 8 Farm to Table Dinner Featuring Burrell School wines, Pino Alto House, Cabrillo College, Aptos www.pinoaltorestaurant.org NOVEMBER 9 Holiday Entertaining with Bernardus Style Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley, 1-3pm www.bernardus.com, 888-648-9463, $95 NOVEMBER 9 Extreme Expo Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz www.beachboardwalk.com, 831-423-5590 NOVEMBER 9 Artisan Series at Montrio Bistro Monterey, 12-2pm, $55, 831-648-8880 NOVEMBER 11 Veterans Day Ceremony Devendorf Park, Carmel-by-the-Sea, 11am www.ci.carmel.ca.us, 831-620-2020 NOVEMBER 16 Passport Weekend Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association Visit participating wineries, 11am-5pm, $45 www.scmwa.com NOVEMBER 16 The Grand Tasting – A Celebration of the Great Chefs of Pacific Grove The Inn at Spanish Bay, Pacific Grove, 5:30-8:30pm www.pacificgrove.org, $40, $50/door NOVEMBER 16-17 Pastry Class with Peggy Fortino Lattice cherry pie & pumpkin cheesecake! Fortino Winery, Gilroy, 2pm, RSVP www.fortinowinery.com, 888-617-6606 NOVEMBER 16-17 Fall Boutique Start your holiday shopping & enjoy hot mulled wine! Fortino Winery, Gilroy, 11am-5pm, free www.fortinowinery.com, 888-617-6606

SAN MATEO COUNTY
NOVEMBER 2-3, 9-10 The Johnston House Foundation’s Holiday Boutique & Historic House Tour Johnston House, Half Moon Bay, 10am-4pm www.johnstonhouse.org, 650-726-0329 NOVEMBER 8-10 Raptorama Birding Event Cameron’s Outback, Half Moon Bay, 650-529-1454 NOVEMBER 12 Inaugural Harvest Dinner with Harley Farms & Markegard Family Farms Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, Half Moon Bay www.hmbbrewingco.com, 650-728-2739, 7pm, $68 DECEMBER 6 Night of Lights Main Street, Half Moon Bay, 6-9pm, 650-726-8380 DECEMBER 14-15 Harley Farms Christmas Faire Pescadero, www.harleyfarms.com, 650-879-0480

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
ONGOING FRIDAYS Tastings at Prima Walnut Creek, www.primawine.com, 925-735-7780 Fri: 5:30-7pm, $20, $10/members Sat: 3-5pm, $20, $10/members

LIVERMORE

ONGOING Bankhead Theatre Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center, Livermore www.livermoreperformingarts.org, 925-373-6800 • Nov 6: Tony LaRussa • Nov 7: The Grascals • Nov 8: Tommy Castro & the Painkillers • Nov 9: The Divisa Ensemble • Nov 10: Turtle Island Quartet & Nellie McKay • Nov 13: Pacific Mambo Orchestra • Nov 14: Vienna Teng • Nov 15: Rockapella • Nov 16: John Sebastian • Nov 17: Hot Peas ‘N Butter • Nov 21: Balè Folclòrico de Bahia • Nov 22: A Celebration of Harold Pinter • Nov 23: Jive Aces with the Satin Dollz • Nov 24: Pacific Chamber Symphony • Nov 29-30: Smuin XXMAS Ballet • Dec 4: Mariah McManus • Dec 8: A Doo Wop Holiday Celebration • Dec 10: A WWII Christmas • Dec 14-15, 20-22: The Nutcracker • Dec 27: Big Fat Year End Comedy XXI • Dec 31: Roy Rogers NOVEMBER 1-30 Mixed Media by Jennifer Perimutter Wente Vineyards, Livermore www.wentevineyards.com, 925-456-2305 NOVEMBER 3 Artist Reception: Mixed Media by Jennifer Perimuter Wente Vineyards, Livermore, 1-3pm www.wentevineyards.com, 925-456-2305

SANTA CLARA, SANTA CRUZ & MONTEREY COUNTIES

ONGOING Sunset Cultural Center-Carmel Carmel, www.sunsetcenter.com, 831-620-2048 • Nov 8: Turtle Island Quartet with Nellie McKay, A Flower is a Lovesome Thing • Nov 10: Carmel Music Society presents Brentano String Quartet • Nov 14: Bettye LaVette • Nov 15: Chamber Music Monterey Bay presents Morgenstern Trio • Nov 16: An Evening with Graham Nash • Nov 23-24: Monterey Symphony presents Seasons • Nov 29: Sinead O’Conner, The American Kindness Tour • Dec 4-5: Studio 105 Cabaret Presents Lee Lessack • Dec 6-7: Smuin Ballet XXMAS • Dec 10: Carmel Music Society Presents Classic & Contemporary Holidays with Opera San Jose • Dec 13-15: Dance Kids Presents The Nutcracker ONGOING Live at Golden State Theatre Monterey, www.goldenstatetheatre.com, 831-372-3800 • Nov 1-3: UN Association Film Festival • Dec 31: First Night Monterey EVERY THIRD WEEKEND OF THE MONTH Pair Your Wine with Ice Cream at Kirigin Cellars Gilroy, Pair your complimentary wine tasting with a cool Vino de Mocca Ice Cream Sundae! And stock the cellar 30% of 6 bottle purchases & 50% off cases. www.kirigincellars.com, 408-847-8827

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NOVEMBER 19-24 Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational Pebble Beach, www.pebblebeach.com NOVEMBER 23 43rd Annual Homecrafters Marketplace Over 100 vendors with a wide array of offerings. Sunset Center, Carmel, 9am-3pm www.ci.carmel.ca.us, 831-620-2020 NOVEMBER 23 Monterey Wine Walk on Cannery Row Cannery Row, Monterey, wwww.canneryrow.com NOVEMBER 23 43rd Annual Homecrafters Marketplace Sunset Center, Carmel-by-the-Sea, 9am-3pm www.ci.carmel.ca.us, 831-620-2020 NOVEMBER 29 19th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Cannery Row, Monterey, 6pm www.canneryrow.com NOVEMBER 29 – DECEMBER 1 Midnight Madness Gilroy Premium Outlets, Gilroy, www.gilroywelcomecenter.org DECEMBER 2 City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Jewell Park, Pacific Grove, 5:30-7:30pm, www.pacificgrove.org DECEMBER 6 Holiday Tree Lighting & Carmel Plaza Open House Devendorf Park & Carmel Plaza, Carmel-by-the-Sea www.ci.carmel.ca.us, 831-620-2020, 4:30pm DECEMBER 7 An Afternoon of Chocolate Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley, 1-3pm www.bernardus.com, 888-648-9463, $95 DECEMBER 7-8 Annual Art in the Cellars Bargetto Winery, Soquel, 11am-5pm www.bargetto.com, 831-475-2258x14 DECEMBER 8 Inns of Distinction Tour Carmel Heritage Society Visit 8 inns in Carmel-by-the-Sea www.carmelheritage.org, 831-624-4447 DECEMBER 8 Holiday Spectacular Chateau Julien, Carmel Valley, 1:30-4:30pm www.chateaujulien.com, 831-624-2600 DECEMBER 13 Cal’s 17th Annual Truffle Dinner Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley, 6:30pm www.bernardus.com, 888-648-9463, $500

SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS
NOVEMBER 10 Mountain Winery University – Exploring Pinot The Mountain Winery, Saratoga www.mountainwinery.com, 408-741-2822 NOVEMBER 15 Premier Cruz Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, 6-10pm, www.scmwa.com NOVEMBER 16 Passport Weekend Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association Visit participating wineries, 11am-5pm, $45 www.scmwa.com NOVEMBER 23-25 Holiday Tree Walk Roaring Camp Railroad, Felton, www.roaringcamp.com, 831-335-4484 NOVEMBER 24 Wine & Jazz Brunch The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, 10am-2pm, $10/adv, $15 www.mountainwinery.com, 408-741-2822 NOVEMBER 28 Thanksgiving Feast The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, www.mountainwinery.com, 408-741-2822 DECEMBER 1-2 Holiday Tree Walk Roaring Camp Railroad, Felton, www.roaringcamp.com, 831-335-4484 DECEMBER 6 Boardwalk Holiday Bash, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 6-11pm, www.beachboardwalk.com, 831-423-5590 DECEMBER 8-23 Holiday Out with Thomas™ Roaring Camp Railroad, Felton, www.roaringcamp.com, 831-335-4484 DECEMBER 30 New Year’s Eve’s Eve with the Joe Sharino Band Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, 8pm-12:30am www.beachboardwalk.com, 831-423-5590 DECEMBER 31 New Year’s Eve with the Alison Sharino Band Great food, party hats, balloon drop, countdown clock & more! Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, 7pm-1am www.beachboardwalk.com, 831-423-5590

SACRAMENTO VALLEY
ONGOING Sacramento River Train www.sacramentorivertrain.com, 800-866-1690 • Nov 9: Sunset Dinner & Music • Nov 16: Murder Mystery Dinner • Nov 17: Sunday Brunch • Nov 28: Thanksgiving Supper • Nov 29-30: Christmas Train • Dec 1, 4-5, 7-8, 11-15. 18-23, 27-28: Christmas Train • Dec 6: Murder Mystery Dinner ONGOING Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts U.C. Davis, www.mondaviarts.org, 866-754-ARTS • Nov 1: Gil Shaham, violin • Nov 2-3: New York Polyphony • Nov 4: Focus on Film, Hamlet • Nov 6-9: Fred Hersch Trio • Nov 7-10: Salzburg Marionette Theater • Nov 10: Anush Avetisyan, Soprano • Nov 13: In Conversation with Laura Dern • Nov 14: Trois Bois • Nov 15: The Intergalactic Nemesis • Nov 16-17: Theo Bleckmann • Nov 18: Focus on Opera, Porgy and Bess • Nov 20: UC Davis Jazz Ensembles • Nov 22: Empyrean Ensemble, American Voices • Nov 23: UC Davis Symphony Orchestra, The Sea and Heaven • Dec 4: UC Davis Concert Band • Dec 6: University Chorus, UC Davis Symphony Chorus • Dec 7: Leah Crocetto, soprano • Dec 8: Lara Downes Family Concert • Dec 15: American Bach Soloists

SUISUN VALLEY

SOLANO COUNTY

THURSDAY NIGHTS Date Night at Mankas Tapas Bar & Steakhouse Fairfield, $49/couple for a 3 course dinner www.mankassteakhouse.com, 707-425-3207 SUNDAY NIGHTS Grand Master Tasting at Mankas Tapas Bar & Steakhouse Fairfield, $29/ dinner & tasting www.mankassteakhouse.com, 707-425-3207 ONGOING Wines by the Glass Winterhawk Winery, Fairfield Wine & complimentary pizza, 1-6pm, Live music 2-5pm www.winterhawkwinery.com, 707-428-6977 DECEMBER 6 Shop Til You Drop Wooden Valley Winery, Suisun Valley, 6-9pm www.woodenvalley.com, 707-864-0730 DECEMBER 26 SVGGA Anniversary Celebration – One Day Only Suisun Valley Vintners & Growers Visit participating wineries! 12-5pm www.suisunvalleywines.com, 707-864-0730

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SANTA CLARA COUNTY

NOVEMBER 2 Guglielmo Winery’s 1st Annual Vendor Faire Start your holiday shopping! Morgan Hill, 10am-5pm, 408-779-2145 www.guglielmowinery.com NOVEMBER 8 Riedel Stemware Seminar with Wine Tasting at J. Lohr A unique experience with light appetizers & a 4 piece tasting set to take home. San Jose, 6:30-8:30pm, $85, www.jlohr.com, 408-918-2176 DECEMBER 5 Holiday Italian Festival with Guglielmo Winery Authentic Italian music, Guglielmo wines & a grand buffet Ristorante Da Mario, Saratoga, 6-10pm, $75 www.guglielmowinery.com, 408-741-1518 DECEMBER 8 Holiday Wine & Chocolate Tasting at J. Lohr Taste samples of 6 specialty chocolates & wines, $20 San Jose, www.jlohr.com, 408-918-2176, 3:30-5:30 & 6:30-8:30pm DECEMBER 14-15 J. Lohr Holiday Feast with Chef David Page 6-course, gourmet wine-paired dinner, 7-9:30pm San Jose, $125, $115/members, www.jlohr.com, 408-918-2176

NOVEMBER 11-14 2013 Vintners’ Holiday Sessions at Yosemite – Session 1 & 2 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite National Park www.YosemitePark.com/Vintners, 801-559-4859 • Nov 11-12: Session #1 Moderated by Ellen Landis, Wine Journalist & Judge with Bob Lindquist, Qupe; Robert Foley, Robert Foley Vineyards; Frank Ostini & Gray Hartley, Hitching Post Wines; K.R. Rombauer, Rombauer Vineyards • Nov 13-14: Session #2 Moderated by Evan Goldstein, Master Sommelier & President, Full Circle Wine Solutions, Inc. with Tom Rinaldi, Provenance Vineyards; Ed Sbragia, Sbragia Family Vineyards; Rob McNeill, Don & Sons; George Bursick, Villa Toscano NOVEMBER 17-21 2013 Vintners’ Holiday Sessions at Yosemite – Session 3 & 4 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite National Park www.YosemitePark.com/Vintners, 801-559-4859 • November 17-19, Session #3 Moderated by Dan Berger, Wine Journalist & Judge with Steve Urberg, Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards; Robb Talbott, Talbott Vineyards; Dan Goldfield, Dutton-Goldfield; Ben Cane, Twomey Cellars • Nov 20-21: Session #4 Moderated by Dan Berger, Wine Journalist & Judge with Stu Smith, Smith-Madrone; Scott Rich, Moraga Estate; Chris Benziger, Benziger Family Winery; Daniel Baron, Silver Oak Cellars DECEMBER 1-5 2013 Vintners’ Holiday Sessions at Yosemite – Session 5 & 6 • Dec 1-3: Session #5 Moderated by Peter Marks, Master of Wine & Vice President of Education, Constellation Academy of Wine with Margrit Mondavi & Rich Arnold, Robert Mondavi; Jason Haas, Tablas Creek; Jeff Stewart, Hartford Family Winery; Janet Myers, Franciscan Estate Winery • Dec 4-5: Session #6 Moderated by Peter Marks, Master of Wine & Vice President of Education, Constellation Academy of Wine with Melissa Stackhouse, J Vineyard & Winery; Tim Carl of Huge Bear Winery & Andy Beckstoffer of Beckstoffer Vineyards; Ed Kurtzman, August West Wines; Joel Peterson, Ravenswood Winery

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Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards
BY MIKE HYLAND

Conveniently located at the gateway to the Sonoma Valley on Highway 121, Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards should be everyone’s first (or last) stop in wine country. What better way to begin a day of wine tasting than with a glass or at least a taste of award-winning sparkling wine. With sweeping views of acres of vine-covered rolling hills, there is no better spot to begin a wine tasting journey. Just within the last five years, Gloria Ferrer has racked more than 400 gold medals and had more than 30 different wines receive point ratings of 90 or above. Additionally, they were just named one of the Top 100 Wineries for the year 2013 by Wine & Spirits Magazine; Gloria Ferrer also just received word that their Extra Virgin Olive Oil has received a Double Gold medal award from the 2013 Sonoma Harvest Fair. The olive oil is produced from Catalan and Tuscan olives grown on their Carneros estate. The olives are hand-harvested from some 475 trees to create a smooth, fruity blend with intense flavor, a perfect taste on bread, appetizers, pasta and grilled dishes. The first sparkling house in California’s renowned Carneros region, Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards was established in 1986 by the Ferrer family. All of the wines embody winegrowing history, time-honored tradition and century’s old winemaking practices in creating exceptional sparkling and estate varietal wines blended to pair perfectly with food. The Ferrer family’s culture of generosity is expressed in their commitment to creating premium, affordable wines for everyone to enjoy.

Open Daily 10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. 23555 Carneros Hwy (121), Sonoma, CA 95476 707-933-1917 | www.gloriaferrer.com For reservations or additional information about these events and others, including various tours, call (707) 933-1931 or email special.events@gloriaferrer.com.

Private And Corporate Events Gloria Ferrer annually hosts a variety of private and corporate events. While the location is tucked into a Sonoma hillside above scenic rolling vineyards and contains a charm reminiscent of Old Spain, Gloria Ferrer is an ideal setting for special occasions such as corporate events, anniversaries, birthdays, rehearsal dinners, holiday parties or any type of function that comes to mind. Available for private events from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Sala de Catadores (Hall of Tasters) can accommodate dinner parties of up to 120

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guests. During the day, private events from up to 40 guests can be accommodated in either the cave or the Vineyard View Arbor. During the past few years, many corporate clients have utilized a variety of team building activities that were created by the Gloria Ferrer team. Forget about the old corporate ways. How about building your team via traditional winemaking or Spanish events? Their events team will customize a program to fit your goal and budget. Your teambuilding outing will not only be fun, but in some cases tasty, too (pun intended). Holiday Events Kick off the Sonoma coast Dungeness Crab season this year at Gloria Ferrer’s inaugural Holiday Crab Feed. Similar to their very popular wine club-exclusive Lobster Feed that takes place in March of each year, the first Holiday Crab Feed is open to the public with special pricing for wine club members. The event takes place on Saturday, December 7 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. and includes plenty of fresh crab, mussels, clams, shrimp, corn, artichokes and potatoes, while sipping on award-winning wines in the cave. If you are a fresh seafood lover, this is the place you want to be in December. Tickets are $117.50 per person and $100 per person for wine club members. Keeping up with tradition is a big part of the Gloria Ferrer family history. To that end, “Three Kings Day” will take place on Sunday, January 5, 2014 from 4 to 5 p.m. For more than 20 years, Gloria Ferrer has staged this performance of the Epiphany to celebrate the Spanish tradition, “El Dia de los Reyes Magos,” or “Three Kings Day.” Sip on a glass of sparkling wine followed by a sampling of traditional Spanish Holiday Rosca bread and hot chocolate. Tickets are $15 per person and $12.75 for wine club members. Children under 12 are free.

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JAMIESON RANCH VINEYARDS
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards is the southernmost winery in the Napa Valley, allowing convenient access from many Bay Area locations. The property’s more than 300 acres of gently rolling hillsides and vineyards were formerly part of General Mariano Vallejo’s Rancho Suscol in the mid-1800s. Today, the ranching tradition continues with cattle grazing the hillsides, sheep amidst the vines for weed control and an apiary, from which the estate honey is sourced. The unique architecture of Jamieson Ranch is reminiscent of a majestic western mountain lodge, replete with soaring ceilings, seating around a cozy fireplace, an observation gallery overlooking the barrel room and production area and a spectacular wraparound veranda that affords sweeping views of the Napa Valley and San Pablo Bay. NAPA COMFORT FOOD: WOOD-FIRED & WINE-FRIENDLY Jamieson Ranch Vineyards recently launchced “Napa Comfort Food: Wood-Fired & Wine-Friendly” – the innovative new culinary program featuring sophisticated comfort food with a twist. An ode to its historic, ranching roots, these offerings showcase each season’s freshest ingredients – whenever possible, sourced from their organic gardens – coupled with expressive wines from the JRV portfolio. Chef will also whip up some mouthwatering bites on the wood fire grill. Each pairing will burst with unexpected, bright and satisfying flavors. Pairings are served daily at 12:15 p.m., with advance reservations. Cheese and chocolate pairings are available daily to accompany your tasting.

Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1 Kirkland Ranch Road, Napa Napa Comfort Food served daily at 12:15 p.m. with reservations Reservations: (707) 254-8673 ext. 119 or www.jamiesonranch.com Be sure to watch our calendar at jamiesonranch.com for upcoming winery events

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Harmonique Wine Opens New Tasting Room
Situated in the Hanes Fine Art Gallery in Boonville New Club Members Receive up to 30 Percent Discount
Harmonique Wine owners Bruce and Moira Conzelman announced the opening of their new tasting room in downtown Boonville, Anderson Valley. Centrally located in the Hanes Fine Art Gallery across from the Boonville Hotel, small-lot Anderson Valley Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines are available for complimentary tasting, Friday through Monday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For a limited time only, Harmonique is offering a discount of up to 30 percent when new members sign up for the wine club. “Although the tasting room is situated among a beautiful collection of original paintings and sculptures, we wanted to give it a sense of place,” said Bruce Conzelman. To give visitors a feeling of actually being in the Conzelman Vineyard, located in the “deep end” of Anderson Valley, a wide panoramic photograph of Pinot Noir vines entices guests. “The mural is very large, almost actual size,” said Conzelman. Tom Liden, a well-known Mendocino County photographer, shot the life-sized scenic backdrop. His photos can also be seen in the new book entitled Mendocino Roots and Ridges. “I wanted to give the viewer a close-up experience of being right in the vines where Harmonique Pinot Noir grapes are grown,” said Liden. The 16.5-foot wide by five-foot high vineyard depiction establishes this sense of place. Harmonique Wine offers three distinct styles of Anderson Valley Pinot Noir and an un-oaked Chardonnay in the new tasting room at 14501 Highway 128, Boonville. Gina Schock is the Tasting Room Manager. “Tasting is complimentary and library wines are available to purchase,” said Gina. “We are offering our visitors a beautiful, luminous space to discover these wine gems.” For more information, visit www.harmoniquewine.com or call (707) 895-9300.

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BERINGER VINEYARDS
Three Centuries and Counting as a Napa Valley Archetype
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Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 2000 Main St, St Helena, CA 94574 (707) 963-8989 | www.beringer.com

Everything at Beringer Vineyards, just north of St. Helena, has been designed to pull you in and offer relaxed enjoyment of a wide range of wines. It’s just that they’ve been doing it continuously longer than anyone else in the Valley – since 1876, in fact. Yes, three centuries’ worth of winegrowing have yielded some impressive results. No winery or vineyard more thoroughly embodies the timeless appeal and seductive flavor of Napa Valley than Beringer Vineyards, which crafts Napa Valley wines that speak eloquently of the rich heritage of the Beringer Vineyard while offering cutting-edge quality and contemporary elegance, displaying a single-minded dedication and pursuit of excellence instilled by founder Jacob Beringer. The design of the grove of trees and their landscaping which greet you as you pull in silence the road noise of Highway 29, taking you back in time to the nineteenth century. Founded by German brothers Jacob and Frederick, the gravity-flow and then-steam-powered winery is supported by thousands of feet of hand-dug caves in the hillside, which still provide a stable 58 degrees year-round. The property was declared more than a decade ago a Historic District on the National Register of Historical Places. The winery offers two different, highly popular tours, so reservations by phone or online are highly recommended, even if same-day. Offered eight times a day, the thirty-minute Introduction to Beringer Tour guides visitors through the Old Stone Winery and wine-aging tunnels, highlighting Beringer’s long history and commitment to quality, tasting two wines during the tour. The thrice-daily, hour-long Taste of Beringer Tour explores the Old Stone Winery and wine-aging tunnels and visits the demonstration vineyard before proceeding to the Rhine House Mansion for a sitdown tasting of three wines paired with small food bites. Equal to the atmosphere are the wines; the various tasting options and the cornicopia of bottlings make Beringer Vineyards the amazing experience it is. The sheer number of wines made is staggering, and there are literally too many to count. Among the highlights are the annually released Private Reserve Cabernet and Chardonnay wines, which were first made in 1977 and 1978 respectively; and the Modern Heritage bottlings of Chenin Blanc, Riesling and Rosé, among others. The 2010 Private Reserve Cabernet just received 94 points from Wine Spectator, in fact, and has just been released to taste. The Knights Valley wines show off the impact of rocky alluvial soils on several Cabernets, a Meritage red blend, Sauvignon Blanc and a white blend while the Napa Valley produces a range of single vineyard Cabs highlighting mountain and valley floor terroir. Other Napa Valley wines are Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Your options for enjoying the wines are equally as all-encompassing. The Old Winery Tasting Room offers the opportunity to sample the more popular releases while the 1883 Rhine House Mansion provides tastings of the and limited-release bottlings, including the new Private Reserve

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Cabernet. For those looking for something special, the Private Tasting, by appointment only, will take you deep into the library, and the Private Club Tasting, personally led by the Wine Club Concierge, goes even further. Large groups of ten or more can be accommodated, too, with special individualized tastings arranged in advance. The tasting room is now moving into the holiday spirit when it’s a perfect time to visit and discover some new wines with old favorites. They will be looking through their portfolio and pouring wines that pair well with holiday meals. There will also be special offers on large format bottles and merchandise, and plans are in the works for some great ideas on hostess gifts. Saturday, December 7th brings the annual Holiday Party, and the new Scharffen Berger chocolate program should be perfect for the season. Last but not least, there are some great new recipes on the website, to help get ready for the holidays yourself, available at www.beringer.com/recipes. As should be clear, it’s the combination of lots of wines, lots of ways to enjoy them, and thoughtfully considering ahead of time how they can fit into customers’ lives which really makes Beringer stand out above the crowd and which shows why they’ve been leading the way for as long as folks have been coming to Napa for the best wines in the country. Check out for yourself what others have known since the nineteenth century – Beringer Vineyards is the best of the best. Enjoy!

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Winemaker Michael Martini

LOUIS M. MARTINI WINERY
Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon
BY ALEXANDRA CHARSLEY

Open Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 254 St Helena Hwy, St Helena, CA 94574 (707) 968-3362 | www.louismartini.com Follow Louis M. Martini on Facebook!

Everyone needs a luscious, full-bodied Napa Valley Cabernet in their cellar and the 2010 Louis M. Martini Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon is the ideal wine. This newly released vintage is just in time for the holidays when long evenings with friends and family demand a wine of this caliber. The Lot No. 1 is produced in their on-site micro-winery, Cellar 254, and is truly a small-lot wine. Winemaker Michael Martini is a third generation vintner and his passions shows through in this magnificent rendition of Cabernet. Celebrating 80 years in the heart of Napa Valley, the Louis M. Martini Winery is synonymous with exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon from the finest vineyards in Napa and Sonoma. The concept of lot wines at Louis M. Martini dates back to 1968, when Louis P . Martini first made luxury Cabernet Sauvignon wines from selected barrels that he named by lot numbers. Today, Michael Martini continues his father’s legacy, selecting the best grapes from Napa Valley’s extraordinary mountaintop and benchland vineyards for his Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon. Using family traditions, international style, and cutting edge technology, he is continuing the long success of the Louis M. Martini wines. The 2010 vintage was one of the coolest vintages on record with the growing season being long and cool with a few unexpected heat spikes in late summer which resulted in lower yields than in 2009. Subsequently, the grapes matured at a slow pace, allowing for intense flavor and tannin

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development while retaining the grape’s natural acidity. The fruit was selected for the 2010 Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon from some of the best sites in the Napa Valley, including Pritchard Hill in St. Helena, Spring Mountain, Stag’s Leap, Atlas Peak and Howell Mountain. The grapes were hand-harvested and hand-sorted before destemming and partial crushing. The must was then gravity-fed into open-top tanks at Cellar No. 254. A small percentage of the blend was fermented with a submerged cap for a more gentle extraction, which created more elegant tannins. After fermentation, the wine was racked by gravity into French oak barrels for malolactic fermentation. After gently handling the wine as individual barrel lots through the winter and spring, they assembled the majority of the blend in June 2011, allowing the flavors to integrate before sending the wine back to barrel for another year of aging. Lot No. 1 was aged in 95% new French oak barrels for a total of 21 months. The oak notes were seamlessly integrated into the final blend, adding hints of chocolate and brown spice without overpowering the intense fruit flavors. Full-bodied and complex, the Louis M. Martini Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon captures the essence of Napa Valley’s distinctive terroir. The opulent ruby color alludes to the deep, intense dark fruit flavors of blackberry and currant. Rich aromas and flavors of black cherry and cassis are framed by toasted sweet oak notes and hints of mocha. Velvety, plush tannins give this wine a full, luxurious mouthfeel and a long, elegant finish of fruit and spice.

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Louis M. Martini Lot No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon Release Celebration
Join the Louis M. Martini Winery as they celebrate the release of this iconic wine on November 9th from 11am to 3pm. Enjoy the Underground Cellar, taste the 2010 Lot No. 1 and other select wines, and visit with third generation winemaker, Michael Martini. With 80 years of winemaking history and an exceptional new release to round out their portfolio, this is an event you won’t want to miss! $30 for Founder’s Club Members and $40 for Guests. For reservations, call 866-549-2582 or email at wineclub@louismartini.com.
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Up close and personal with rockstar winemakers

BY ALEXANDRA CHARSLEY

BRIAN MALONEY
BUENA VISTA WINERY
Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 18000 Old Winery Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476 (800) 926-1266 | www.buenavistawinery.com

With generations of farming and winemaking in his background, Brian has always taken to letting the terroir show first in his wines. Following graduation he worked the harvest of 2003 at DeLoach Vineyards and has played a key role in the revitalization of the winery and its Biodynamically® farmed vineyard. In 2011, Brian expanded his responsibilities to include overseeing the rebirth of the legendary Buena Vista Winery. His team was the first to make wine in the historic Champagne cellars in over 30 years. He continues to guide the development of the JCB by Jean-Charles Boisset Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays as well as his ongoing involvement with DeLoach Vineyards. WCTW: What’s your favorite local restaurant and what do you like to order? BM: We just had an awesome meal at a new restaurant in Calistoga, called D’amici; Great pastas. The bistecca alla Fiorentina was perfect for the table to share. WCTW: If you are meeting a friend for cocktails, where do you go? BM: Underwood. Great bar, great bartenders, lots of fun. WCTW: What’s your favorite local winery tour experience? BM: The Buena Vista Caves are a pretty special place to bring someone to share the winery’s rich history. I also had a great time recently at the new Masut Vineyards and Winery in Mendocino, beautifully set up on top of a hill overlooking a couple of small valleys. WCTW: What’s your favorite go-to meal and bottle of wine to have at home? BM: We’re a protein and veggie heavy household, so we have a dinner that takes on many different forms called “Sandwich Salad” – basically some kind of grilled protein (beef, chicken, fish, etc.) matched with oven roasted veggies, salad and toasted bread and cheeses. For wine, we drink a lot of Buena Vista Sauvignon Blanc and French Colombard, and we drink quite a bit of our friend’s wine called PWR. Both the Grenache and Petite Sirah are killer. WCTW: What’s an interesting fact that most people don’t know about you? BM: I’m a geography/map fanatic and have been my whole life. My mom still teases me about drawing maps of medieval French Provinces.

MARISA TAYLOR
RUTHERFORD HILL WINERY Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 200 Rutherford Hill Rd, Rutherford, Napa Valley, CA 94573 (707) 963-1871 | www.rutherfordhill.com

Growing up amongst the vineyards in Sonoma County, Marisa Taylor seemed destined to find a career in winemaking. Marisa has two degrees from UC Davis and by the age of 25 was making her own wine using Pinot Noir from Carneros. This education provided her with the solid foundation needed to excel as a top quality artisan winemaker. In 2000, a new winery within a winery was created for the production of reserve wines. This new state-of-the art facility gives Marisa some creative options for winemaking. Today, she is part of a talented winemaking team at Rutherford Hill, a Terlato family-owned winery in Napa, crafting its award-winning Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet. WCTW: What’s your favorite local restaurant and what do you like to order? MT: Rutherford Grill – I love the grilled artichoke! WCTW: If you are meeting a friend for cocktails, where do you go? MT: Goose & Gander or French Blue. WCTW: What do you do for fun? MT: Zumba – it is fun and gets the stress out! WCTW: What’s your favorite local winery tour experience? MT: I am on a mission to find it. WCTW: What’s your favorite go-to meal and bottle of wine to have at home? MT: My son and I like to make carrot soup, he has milk for me, no surprise, Merlot. WCTW: What other places do you like to “hang out?” MT: As a winemaker with long hours…I love to be in my own backyard. WCTW: Where’s the best place to picnic? MT: Right here at Rutherford Hill. Have you seen the amazing view? WCTW: What’s an interesting fact that most people don’t know about you? MT: I play Hay Day with my son Ian.

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Wineflite is Here to Ship Your Wine Purchases
Wineflite hires Daniel Webber as a great addition to the Wineflite Team. Daniel was familiar with WF having used our service while working for a major winery in Napa. He saw his customer’s reaction, when wanting to ship wine, and decided to approach us to see if he could become a member of our team. When asked to tell us a little about how he feels being involved with the first online wine shipping company for the international tourist, here is what Daniel has to say: “After studying Economics at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, I knew I wanted to be involved in a growing industry. International wine shipping has always been in demand, but until recently it has been difficult for wineries to utilize this type of service. Having experience in wine sales I can understand that intimidated feeling one can have when trying to get wine to customers abroad. The best part of my job is when I see the relief on peoples faces when we explain that we can guarantee delivery of quality wine, taking care of all logistics involved with freight and customs. It is wonderful to be part of a company that has aligned its incentives so perfectly with that of the winery and the wine consumer.” Wineflite is thrilled to have Daniel join their international network of Brand Agents located in every wine region of the world. Each agent is focused on helping wine businesses assist their guests in shipping wine back to their home. Wineflite is getting positive feedback from the wine businesses in the Napa/Sonoma regarding Daniel. He has great energy, and a positive winning attitude. We look forward to great things with Daniel on board.

Other new features of Wineflite:
• Check out the greatly enhanced pricing calculator on the website at at www.wineflite.com/pricing. • British Columbia was a destination that was off the list of approved provinces for the longest time. The good news. BC is back. See the Canada province guide located under the pricing calculator. • Wineflite is shipping weekly to Mainland China and all points of Asia. • New Sea Freight Chill Service to Hong Kong is now available • Wineflite is working with more than 160 wineries in Napa and approaching a 100 in Sonoma and it’s growing by the day. • The following destinations have been added: Mexico, Brazil, Taiwan, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway and Denmark. • To meet the needs of the high-end wine user, Wineflite is launching WineSafe; a temperature controlled solution to wine shipping. Soon available in both Napa/Sonoma and throughout Europe. Stay in touch with Wineflite by emailing them at client.services@wineflite.com or visit the website at www.wineflite.com.

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Suisun Valley: Napa’s Little Sibling Gains Notice Again
BY JOSH STEIN

Let’s get the hard part out of the way: it’s pronounced “Sih-soon,” and the name comes from the Suisunes tribe, for whom it and the Bay were named. Napa wineries have looked to the east’s next valley over for many decades, but it’s only relatively recently that Suisun has begun to gain wider notice. A few years ago, a 90-point Syrah was made from a single vineyard source by Rosenblum, and, given how much Suisun Valley wine is out there labelled Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino and North Coast, it’s about time people took notice of what’s been in their bottles all along! Planted originally in the mid-nineteenth century, Suisun Valley originally supported a range of growers and Mangels Winery, one of the largest pre-Prohibition wineries in the United States before time and phylloxera did their damage. In the years since, wineries from throughout the North Coast purchased grapes for blending from several dozen growers, and, in 1982, Suisun Valley was given official AVA recognition. Given the soils, climate, maritime influence, irrigation and heat levels are the same as just on the other side of the Vacas, map lines have had more to do with the timing of that recognition than anything else. Today, approximately 3,000 acres are under vine in the Suisun Valley, and that fruit continues to be sourced by numerous Napa and Sonoma wineries for inclusion in multiple product lines. Ironically, this isn’t noted on most labels since the rules for location allow a percentage of blended wine and the appellation “North Coast” spans from Solano through to the Sonoma and Mendocino Coasts, allowing the unknown sibling to remain under cover. Regardless, there are now more than a dozen wineries with tasting rooms in the Valley, including Vezér Family, Blue Victorian, Ledgewood Creek and Wooden Valley Winery, plus a collective tasting room housing another half-dozen smaller producers. What may be most surprising is that more than a dozen Napa wineries offer Suisun Valley bottlings,

including those from V. Sattui, Croze, Forlorn Hope, Olabisi and Quixote. Going one step further is the just-permitted project by Caymus in Cordelia, and understanding its significance requires a moment of Napa history, too. In 1968, the Napa County Board of Supervisors passed a zoning ordinance that created the country’s first Agricultural Preserve, which holds that agriculture is “the highest and best use” of most Napa County land, making it very difficult to expand production footprints, even for longtime wineries, without tremendous amounts of capital for land acquisition first. The ordinance has been vital to preserving Napa as Napa, but what are growing wine companies to do today? This is why Caymus’s just receiving permits to break ground on vineyards and winery in Cordelia, a literal whistlestop town only visible from local roads in Solano County, is such a game-changer for Suisun Valley. Their purchase of 260 acres allows the processing of wines outside the Napa regulations and actually closer to transportation lines, which is really a huge impact on wineries seeking to expand. As romantic as a hillside setting is, getting full trucks up to and down from it is no fun, as I have plenty of personal, white-knuckle experience to testify. Being on a major transportation corridor saves lots of time and hassle – which means lower costs to everyone, including the consumer most of all. One can see the slow growth in recognition actually helps today’s Suisun Valley. In a world looking for the new, the different, the undiscovered, here is the Valley, almost exactly the same today as it’s been for a century and a half: quietly producing great wines which help out its far-better-known siblings, Napa and Sonoma. Do yourself a favor the next time you’re headed to the latter. Stop off of Interstate 80 and take Suisun Valley Road to taste what the North Coast has been keeping quiet to itself for a long time. You’ll be glad you did – enjoy!

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CONCIERGE Q & A: What are your personal favorites?

Jose Lopez
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Juliette Christensen
CONCIERGE, ANDAZ NAPA

JC: I’m not the type to say, “You have to go here …
it’s my favorite!” Everyone is different, and with more than 400 wineries in Napa alone, there are enough wineries to please every palette. Personally, I have some that are varietal-specific, others because of great wine and gorgeous grounds (Newton), spectacular caves (Hall Rutherford), or fabulous food and wine pairings (Ram’s Gate)or all of the above (Quintessa). For a great introductory tour, I still think Mondavi’s “Signature Tour & Tasting” is one of the best in the valley! For those thirsty to learn more about wine, there are wineries that conduct blending seminars, allow barrel tasting and, during harvest, even allow guests to actively participate in “punch-down.” For wine blending, Conn Creek is fabulous and Joseph Phelps is very educational. For barrel tasting, I frequently recommend Alpha Omega, Fontanella, Flora Springs Winery and Del Dotto. For those who claim to have “done Napa,” sometimes it’s often a matter of looking beyond Hwy 29 or the Silverado Trail. I love some of the smaller wineries in Coombsville, but am also a big fan of mountain Cabs, and have sent many guests up-valley to Spring Mountain and Howell Mountain. You’d be surprised how many wineries are still not really “on the map” but have much to offer to the most discerning critics. In Coombsville, I love Tournesol, Palmaz and Caldwell. On Howell Mountain, I love O’Shaugnessy, Viader and Cade. On Spring Mountain, I love Barnett, Vineyard 7 & 8 and Spring Mountain Winery. One of the most gratifying aspects of my job is when guests come back to tell me how amazing their day was!

WCTW: If you were to visit just one winery,
which would you choose and why? JL: If I had to chose one winery it would have to be Darioush. From the moment you enter the gate, you are transported into an amazing experience: the impressive architecture, worldclass wines and the impeccable service. WCTW: Which winery has your favorite cave tour? JL: Schramsberg WCTW: What’s your favorite overall varietal and where do you like to go to taste it? JL: My ultimate varietal would be Pinot Noir and I would either go to Artesa or Domaine Carneros. WCTW: Where do you send guests that want to learn about wine? JL: I think Robert Mondavi has one of the best educational programs. WCTW: Where would you take friends to learn about/taste organic wines? JL: Frog’s Leap WCTW: Tell us the best wineries to bring pets. JL: Landmark, Artesa and Chateau Montelena WCTW: Which winery has your favorite cave/cellar tour? JL: Schramsberg WCTW: What’s the best wine country picnic spot? JL: Pride Mountain Vineyards WCTW: What winery do you think has the best “over-the-top” experience to offer visitors? JL: Darioush WCTW: Which wineries have the best winerelated gifts for holiday shopping? JL: Darioush

WCTW: Describe the perfect day in wine country. TW: Begin at Downtown Bakery in Healdsburg
for breakfast, their sticky buns and croissants are a must. A nice walk around town afterward is always refreshing; start with the perimeter of the square which is filled with boutique shops, antique stores, tasting rooms and art galleries. I would then head into Russian River Valley to explore some Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. Copain on Eastside Road is a must-do for Pinot Noir and Syrah, then Iron Horse for bubbles. In downtown Sebastopol my new favorite watering hole is Claypool Cellars. The tasting room is set in an old train car in the middle of Gravenstein Station. Continue on to the coast to Bodega Head for the stunning cliff side view. After stopping at a local kite shop and taking it to play at Goat Rock, I would round the coastal experience with dinner at River’s End Restaurant in Jenner right around sunset time. To end the evening, get a nightcap at the hip Spoonbar in downtown Healdsburg. WCTW: What’s the best wine country picnic spot? TW: Gustufson by Lake Sonoma is one of my absolute favorites. This hidden gem winery has breathtaking views and for the architectural enthusiast, the house has a Frank Lloyd Wright style to it. They also offer fantastic wines at a great price. On your way up stop at the Historic Dry Creek General Store for lunch provisions. Gustufson is worth the drive but best to start here first then work your way down the valley to other fun spots such as Bella, Preston, Lambert Bridge and Seghesio.

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The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone Presents ‘Exploring Napa Valley Wine Series’
New Wine Enthusiast Classes Offer Participants An Exploration of Napa Valley’s Wine Region
The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) at Greystone, one of the world’s most unique and inspiring campuses for culinary education, is pleased to introduce a new approach to the wine country experience with their “Exploring Napa Valley Wine Series,” a one-ofa-kind selection of courses celebrating the world-renowned wine region of Napa Valley. Offered on select weekends through December 29th at the former COPIA space in downtown Napa, this program gives individuals of all experience levels the opportunity to gain a better understanding as well as a fresh perspective on America’s prestigious wine region directly ST. HELENA from the CIA’s esteemed professionals. Varozza CHARLES KRUG RATT P Whether you’re a novice or connoisseur, anyone with an DAVID FULTON Calafia Cellars N O T L interest in wine will benefit from FU BERINGER NA O R D attending one or more of these MA Materra Tamber Bey courses. Individuals can chose Orin Swift MS ADA Covenant from the following four classes, St. Helena Wine Center PE each focusing on a specific aspect PO of wine education: Before You Velo Vino Handwritten Clif Family Taste, Become Winewise, MERRYVALE Bello Family CHATEAU POTELLE California’s Best Cheeses and the Salvestrin AK TER O Charter Oak CHAR Wines That Love Them, Secret Long Meadow Ranch G SPRIN Wines of Napa Valley, and Napa Valley vs. the World. Instructors LOUIS M MARTINI AVE LLING LEWE of the “Exploring Napa Valley SUTTER HOME PRAGER Hall Heitz Wine Series” have over 100 years combined experience in the food E WHIT Flora Springs and wine industry. They include V. SATTUI the dean of education of The CIA WINERY OD EWO & DELI INGL at Greystone, Russell Scott; the Corison host of the PBS Series Wine, ARGER-MARTUCCI EL Milat AND ZINF Food, & Friends, Karen MacNeil; RAYMOND Revival DEL DOTTO Public Wine and Beverage Studies OPEN BY APPOINTMENT Manager of the CIA, at Greystone, WHITEHALL LANE Not to Scale Traci Dutton; and Master Fransican Witt E LAN Sommelier Robert Bath. L L EHA ERON WHIT GALL Rutherford With the goal of providing an Grove Fleury Tres Sabores & outlet for the education, Pedemonte Cellars exploration and reconnection of both wine and food, the CIA Wine Country This Week Preferred Open to the public understands the significance of Open by appointment holding these classes at the former COPIA space. “We are very excited to bring life back to this incredible facility,” said Mark Erickson, Certified Master Chef (CMC) and CIA Provost. “We look forward to working with the Napa Valley community to unlock the full potential of the property and allow it to live up to its original promise.” Classes are 90 minutes long and held on select Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through December 29th at 501 1st Street, Napa. Cost is $40/class. Complete description and availability follows. To register for classes, visit cia.localwineevents.com or call (707) 967-1100.

“Exploring Napa Valley Wine Series” Class Descriptions
• Before You Taste, Become Winewise Fridays (5:30 to 7 p.m.) This is a starter course to help you make the most of your Napa Valley wine experience. Featuring wine tasting advice, this class is an overview of Napa Valley and provides insiders tips for getting the most out of tasting room visits. Class dates are November 8, 11, 29 and December 13, 12, 27 • California’s Best Cheeses and the Wines That Love Them Saturdays (10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.) The artisan cheese makers of California have set the pace for incredible quality and selection. Learn about different styles of cheese available here, the best way to enjoy them and how to pair cheese with wine. Class dates are November 9, 11, 30 and December 14, 12, 28 • Secret Wines of Napa Valley Saturdays (3 to 4:30 p.m.) Napa’s amazing diversity of climates and soils allows us to grow over 100 different grape varieties for wine, yet you may have only heard of a few. Discover the rare and secret wines that may become your new favorites. Class dates are November 9, 11, 30 and December 14,12, 28 • Napa Valley vs. the World Sundays (10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.) This class is a series of comparative tastings with wines of Napa Valley and their counterparts around the world. How do New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, Italian Sangiovese and French Bordeaux compare with the wines we make here? Class dates are November 10, and December 1, 15, 29 Founded in 1946, The Culinary Institute of America is an independent, not-for-profit college offering associate and bachelor’s degrees with majors in culinary arts, baking and pastry arts, and culinary science, as well as certificate programs in culinary arts and wine and beverage studies. For more information, visit www.ciachef.edu.

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Winemaker Ralf Holdenreid grew up on his family’s vineyard in Reinhessen, Germany so wine and the culture of it are naturally part of his heritage. “Growing up in wine country, pruning vineyards, harvesting grapes and smelling fermentations while growing up gave me a deep appreciation for the land and the making of wine. This appreciation still resonates in me when working on the Estate at William Hill,” says Ralf. After an internship at a boutique winery in Germany, Ralf realized that winemaking was more than just a family duty. Ralf studied winemaking and viticulture at Germany’s prestigious University of Geisenheim and worked at several wineries in Reinhessen and Nahe, gaining exposure to the full spectrum of winemaking techniques. Ralf later studied fermentation science, viticulture and enology at the University of California at Davis, where he became fascinated with California’s wine culture. He considers himself to be a modern winemaker with traditional roots. “I have enormous respect for the land and how it shapes the character of the wine. My job as winemaker is to allow those flavors to come forward and to express themselves in the most balanced, graceful fashion. I hope that this balance can be my personal spin. Creating the wines at William Hill Estate is one of the most fulfilling challenges a winemaker can face. The vineyards are spectacular and create a huge canvas of opportunities for a winemaker, flavorful and concentrated. The winery carries a high degree of flexibility, allowing me to react to every situation that harvest can bring to the table. My perspective is that I feel extremely lucky to be in such an environment. Every wine that I make has its challenges and can be very rewarding for me as the winemaker at the same time. The William Hill Estate Chardonnay however stands out; It is sure a wine that I am proud of!” Today, Ralf applies his range of experience to crafting William Hill’s sophisticated, contemporary wines from the Silverado Bench. “We have only begun to tap into the enormous potential of this region,” says Ralf. “Our 140-acre estate vineyard epitomizes the Silverado Bench – concentrated, flavorful grapes that make soft wines. I hope to express the quality of this region with every vintage. I love it when I hear people say: “I really didn’t used to drink or like any Chardonnay until I tried William Hill.” This incredible vineyard, tucked away in the hills of Napa Valley, has found itself the ideal winemaker.

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Wine Takes Center Stage at Flavor! Napa Valley
From novice to expert, there’s a wine experience for everyone
When Flavor! Napa Valley arrives November 20-24, heralded names in food such as Chiarello, Carbone, Choi, English, Forgione, Kostow, Morimoto, Pawlcyn, Reddington and Torrisi will share the stage with another superstar, Napa Valley wine. The wines that made the Napa Valley legendary will be woven throughout the five-day culinary festival with seminars, retrospective tastings, food pairings, and intimate winery and vineyard activities. “Wine is an integral part of our lifestyle here in the Napa Valley,” stated master sommelier and Flavor! presenter Andrea Robinson. “We are fortunate to have many of the world’s finest wineries here and participating in Flavor! Napa Valley. If you’re a fan of wine, you will love what we have in store during this five day celebration of the best in the culinary arts.” New and seasoned enthusiasts will delve into what makes Napa Valley vintages some of the most sought after wines at events such as the Exploring the Rutherford Appellation, Why You Like the Wines You Like, and the grandest tasting of the festival, The Appellation Trail. Seasoned enthusiasts can partake in the Wine Lovers Boot Camp or match wits with esteemed wine experts at the Top Taster™ event. Toss in exclusive retrospective tastings including a ten-year vertical tasting of Joseph Phelps Insignia, a tasting tribute to Robert Mondavi, 40 years of Cakebread Cellars and a retrospective of the wines of Louis M. Martini, and Flavor! delivers something for every palate.

Other memorable wine-focused events include a private tasting with wine legend Mike Grgich at Grgich Hills Estate, The New California Wine seminar and tasting with Jon Bonné of the San Francisco Chronicle, an exclusive tasting of wines featured at Premiere Napa Valley with wine journalist Alder Yarrow, Discovering the Diversity of Napa Valley wines with Dean & Deluca wine director Kerrin Laz, and the ever popular Dinner with Napa Valley Winemakers. Guiding attendees through the vintages and varietals are wine authorities such as master sommelier Andrea Robinson, master sommelier Larry Stone, master of wine Tim Hanni, Karen MacNeil, author of the award-winning book, The Wine Bible, and renowned winemakers such as Charles Krug Winery proprietor Peter Mondavi Sr., Stephanie Putnam of Raymond Vineyards, Danielle Cyrot of CADE Estate Winery, and Marcus Notaro of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. Flavor! Napa Valley wine events range from $100 to $1200 per person and are available at www.flavornapavalley.com. Flavor! Napa Valley continues to deliver an acclaimed array of Napa Valley restaurants, vintners, sommeliers and artisanal food producers, and The Culinary Institute of America alumni celebrity chefs, offering demonstrations, tastings, dinners, lunches and one-ofa-kind experiences that can be found only in the Napa Valley. Flavor! Napa Valley net proceeds support student programs and scholarships at The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone Campus in St. Helena, Napa Valley.

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Third Annual Napa Valley Film Festival Announces This Year’s Line-Up of Must-See Star-Studded Films
Sneak Preview Screenings include Saving Mr. Banks, August: Osage County, The Immigrant and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) Co-Founders and Directors Brenda and Marc Lhormer are proud to announce several of the festival’s star-studded headlining films, as well as the first set of honorees to be feted at the Celebrity Tribute Program, hosted by Access Hollywood’s Billy Bush. Showcasing the year’s best new independent films in 12 uniquely designed screening venues along with Napa Valley’s finest food, wine and hospitality, NVFF returns in full force with a five-day festival spanning Napa Valley’s four postcardperfect towns of Napa, Yountville, St. Helena and Calistoga, November 13-17. On Opening Night, Wednesday, November 13, the Festival will present August: Osage County, based on the award-winning play, and directed by John Wells, one of the most prolific writers, directors and producers for television, film and stage. The film stars the legendary Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, as part of a dysfunctional family returning to their home in Oklahoma. Sam Shepard, Juliette Lewis, Ewan McGregor, Julianne Nicholson, Margo Martindale, Chris Cooper, Benedict Cumberbatch and Abigail Breslin round out the stellar supporting cast. Courtesy of The Weinstein Company. Two-time Academy Award® – winner Emma Thompson and fellow double Oscar® – winner Tom Hanks will “wow” audiences with a Gala Presentation, on Thursday, November 14, of Saving Mr. Banks, directed by John Lee Hancock and inspired by the extraordinary, untold backstory of the long road Disney’s classic Mary Poppins took to make it to the big screen. The terrific supporting cast includes Colin Farrell, Jason Schwartzman, Bradley Whitford, B.J. Novak, Rachel Griffith, Kathy Baker and Paul Giamatti. Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios. In addition to August: Osage County and Saving Mr. Banks, NVFF will unspool the following new films: The Immigrant: Directed by James Gray, this emotional film brings to life his obsession with social class, in particular the immigrant experience that relates to his Russian Jewish heritage. In search of a new start, Ewa Cybulski and her sister sail to New York from Poland. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover Magda is ill, and the two women are separated. Alone and desperate to unite with Madga, Ewa falls prey to Bruno, a charming but wicked man who forces her into prostitution. The arrival of Orlando the Magician restores her hopes for a brighter future. Starring Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix and Jeremy Renner. Courtesy of RADiUS – TWC. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom: The Festival Closing Night Film, Sunday, November 17. Directed by British filmmaker Justin Chadwick, this powerful film depicts the tumultuous history of Nelson Mandela and his harrowing life journey from rural childhood to anti-apartheid crusader to President of South Africa. Starring Idris Elba (The Wire) and Naomie Harris (Pirates of the Caribbean; Skyfall). Courtesy of The Weinstein Company. Nebraska: Yet another remarkable film directed by Alexander Payne, Nebraska captures the effortless acting of an aging man (Bruce Dern) who is convinced he has won one million dollars and travels across two states with his estranged son (Will Forte) to claim his winnings. Payne captures real-life love and heartache through his breathtaking sceneries and script. Dern has already won the best acting prize at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. Nebraska will screen as a Sneak Preview on Tuesday, November 12 at the Cameo Cinema in St. Helena. Courtesy of Paramount Pictures. One Chance: Starring James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Colm Meaney and Julie Walters, and produced by Simon Cowell, this is David Frankel’s sixth feature film. One Chance tells the remarkable true story of aspiring opera singer Paul Potts. Frankel’s previous work includes The Devil Wears Prada, starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway, Marley & Me, starring Owen Wilson and Jennifer Anniston, The Big Year, starring Jack Black, Steve Martin and Wilson, and Hope Springs, starring Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, and Steve Carell. Courtesy of The Weinstein Company. Philomena: The Festival is proud to screen Philomena as its Centerpiece Presentation. Celebrated Director Stephen Frears has always embraced a wide variety of styles, themes and genres. Philomena, based on the book The Lost Child Of Philomena Lee by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, is the true story of an Irish woman who was taken in by nuns as a pregnant teenager. Condemned to a slavish life at the abbey, she is forced to give up her four-year-old boy to an American couple she never meets. Late in life, aided by a journalist, she sets out to find her son. Starring Dame Judi Dench and Steve Coogan (playing Sixsmith). Courtesy of The Weinstein Company. This year’s Celebrity Tribute Program on Friday, November 15 will be hosted by Access Hollywood’s Billy Bush who will take the stage at Lincoln Theatre in Yountville for the third year, and once again amuse and delight audiences while interviewing the talented honorees and sharing stories. Tribute Honorees, special events and the full film lineup for the third annual Napa Valley Film Festival is available online at NapaValleyFilmFest.org. Film Screening dates and times subject to change. For information or to buy passes, visit NapaValleyFilmFest.org or call (707) 226-7500. 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Enjoy Tasting Along The Wine Road at the 15th Annual ‘A Wine & Food Affair’ in Northern Sonoma County
Tickets now on Sale for a Weekend of Wine and Food Pairings at Over 100 Wineries
The 15th Annual “A Wine & Food Affair” in Northern Sonoma County calls for a weekend of Tasting Along the Wine Road, November 2 and 3 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Throughout the weekend, guests will have the opportunity to visit the 107 participating wineries stretching across Sonoma County’s Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys, sampling wine and food pairings along the way. Attendees have the option to purchase tickets for one or both days of the event, enjoying Sonoma County’s finest at their own pace. Participating wineries will each prepare their favorite recipe from the “Tasting Along the Wine Road” cookbook for guests to sample throughout the event. Guests will also receive a commemorative tasting glass and copy of the cookbook, containing all of the recipes prepared by the wineries during the event, allowing them to recreate their favorite dishes and wine pairings at home. Over 100 winery members participating from the Wine Road Northern Sonoma County in Alexander, Dry Creek, Russian River Valleys in Sonoma County. Tickets are $70 for both days, Saturday and Sunday, November 2 and 3; $50 for Sunday, November 3 only and $30 for designated drivers for November 2 and 3. All ticket types include the Tasting Along the Wine Road cookbook. 100-percent of the “Designated Driver” tickets’ revenue, in addition to $1 for every ticket sold, is donated to the Redwood Empire Food Bank. Ticket sales are non-refundable. The event takes place rain or shine! In an effort to reduce its environmental impact, the program and tickets are available online at www.wineroad.com or by calling 1-800-723-6336. A $5 service charge will be added to all phone or mail orders.

About Wine Road Northern Sonoma County
The Wine Road is a travel resource for those looking to visit the region, which is famous for its renowned wine producers and cuisine, scenic beauty and wine country lifestyle. The association hosts three celebrated wine events throughout the year, “Winter WINEland” in January; “Barrel Tasting” in March; and “A Wine and Food Affair” in November. Made up of 190 vintners and 50 lodgings throughout the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River valleys in Sonoma County, something is always going on along the Wine Road. To plan your next trip, visit www.wineroad.com. For additional information, or to request a free map, contact Beth Costa at 1-800-723-6336 or via email at info@wineroad.com, or visit the Wine Road on Twitter.

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Come and Explore What’s New in Healdsburg
Quintessential Wine Country Town Combines the Best of Small-Town America with Upscale Boutiques, Restaurants, Tasting Rooms & Galleries
Warm the season with a trip to Healdsburg, wine country’s sophisticated hamlet offering visitors an array of upscale shops, art galleries, tasting rooms, five-star restaurants and access to the region’s best vineyards. Chase away the winter blues with a host of new restaurants, shops and wine tasting and epicurean experiences all wrapped up in Healdsburg’s warm, rustic charm. • Partake by K-J – Kendall-Jackson’s tribute to the region is a new tasting lounge and flight club in the center of town. Partake by K-J offers a wide range of wine flights and a selection of seasonal bites from local gardens and Sonoma County’s culinary artisans. Partake by K-J is located at 241 Healdsburg Ave., www.partakebykj.com. • Healdsburg SHED – A modern grange in a stunning, barn-sized glass shed that pays tribute to food from seed to serving. Retail offerings include sustainably sourced goods and produce as well as high-end garden and kitchen tools and cookware. SHED’s chefs serve up daily bites, wine, beer and kombucha at the “fermentation bar.” Or enjoy a beekeeping class or workshop upstairs at The Grange. Healdsburg SHED is located at 25 North Street, www.healdsburgshed.com. • Chalkboard – The latest from Chef Shane McAnelly offers small plates inspired by a dedicated three-acre garden that are paired with local wine flights and cocktails. The daily menu features locally sourced ingredients highlighting crudos, fresh salads, handmade pastas, roasted and grilled meats and seafood and fresh desserts. Chalkboard is located at 29 North Street, www.chalkboardhealdsburg.com. • Banshee Tasting Room – Enjoy flights from one of the hottest new labels on the market. Banshee’s new tasting room has a unique design that effortlessly fuses together San Francisco’s urban chic with wine country’s rural simplicity. Savory nibbles from SHED are available to complement the wines. Banshee Tasting Room is located at 325 Center Street, www.bansheewines.com. • Cartograph – This new tasting room spotlights masterfully crafted cool-climate Pinot Noir (from both the nearby Russian River Valley and the remote Mendocino Ridge) and Alsace-style whites, by the glass/bottle or on tap – a first for Healdsburg. Reserve in advance for a one-of-a-kind immersive tasting with samples that take you through every step in the transformation of the Pinot grape from harvest through fermentation to finished wine. Cartograph is located at 340 Center Street, www.cartographwines.com. • Valdez – A new tasting room featuring wines from Ulises Valdez, an immigrant who arrived in Sonoma in 1985. Through a combination of hard work and natural talent, he launched his own vineyard and now produces award-winning wines. Valdez is located at 113 Mill Street, www.valdezfamilywinery.com. • Seahoney – A new design studio by artist Stasea Dohoney who creates commercial window displays, retail merchandising and set design. Seahoney is located at 137 Matheson Street, www.seahoney.com. • Scharffen Berger – Ferrari-Carano’s Seasons of the Vineyard Wine Shop along with Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker have teamed up to create unique pairings for passionate wine and chocolate lovers. The store also offers a full range of Scharffen Berger’s artisanal chocolate, created with a winemaker’s attention to craftsmanship. Ferrari-Carano’s Seasons of the Vineyard Wine Shop is located at 113 Plaza Street. • Rosenblum Cellars – The new facility offers a primary tasting room, an event and educational space, a lounge for locals and club members, and an outdoor patio. The Tasting Lounge provides wine flight tastings, wine based cocktails, “Bites & Flights,” Zinfandel ice cream, wines by the glass, and nonalcoholic beverages for designated drivers. A calendar of educational offerings will provide a forum for local growers, food and wine pairing seminars, seminars with local artists and artisanal food producers. Rosenblum Cellars is located at 18 Matheson Street, www.rosenblumcellars.com. For more information on the town of Healdsburg, contact the Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau at (707) 4336935, info@healdsburg.com or visit www.healdsburg.com.

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Korbel Introduces Extraordinary Handcrafted California Brandy
Korbel Brandy is excited to introduce Korbel 12, a limited-edition California brandy of extraordinary character. The first new Korbel Brandy in more than a decade, Korbel 12 draws on a 124-year heritage of brandy excellence to achieve the ultimate in richness, smoothness and complexity. When Francis Korbel constructed his first brandy still inside a brick tower at Korbel Champagne Cellars in 1889, he made the foundation of Korbel Brandy – in the grapes, in the distillation, in the barrel and in the blending. Quality continues to be Korbel Brandy's foundation and the very best of those production elements went into Korbel 12. Made with premium grapes, this handcrafted brandy was distilled in a copperlined still (similar to the one Francis used), aged for a minimum of 12 years in hand-coopered Appalachian oak barrels and blended from individually selected barrels to be the finest brandy possible. Korbel 12 showcases concentrated yet seamlessly integrated fruit, vanilla, cedar and spice aromas and flavors. The rich, sophisticated character is complemented by exceptional smoothness making it perfect for savoring “neat” and wonderful in mixed drinks. Korbel 12’s packaging is as stylish and elegant as the brandy itself; a tall, square-shouldered bottle bearing a gold-embossed black label and medallion. Just 1,800 six-bottle cases of Korbel 12 California Brandy were produced for this inaugural release. It is available in select markets at a suggested retail of $39.99. Korbel has produced award-winning California brandy since 1889. Unique among United States producers, Korbel maintains complete control of its brandy production process from grape to bottle. Korbel 12 joins three other brandies in the Korbel portfolio: rich, flavorful Korbel California Brandy, complex, sumptuous Korbel V.S.O.P Gold Reserve and unique Korbel XS, which blends Madagascar vanilla, natural orange essence, spices and pure cane sugar for a one-of-a-kind taste. A visit to this historic winery is a trip back in time, and also a visit to the future. The grounds are beautiful, the tasting room lively yet harkens one back to the hallowed past. The people are well-versed in it all, and a visit is not just about today, it also recognizes a very special history that should not be forgotten. Korbel Champagne Cellars is located at 13250 River Road in Guerneville and is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information, call (707) 824-7000 or visit the website at www.korbel.com.Drink responsibly.

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A Healdsburg Homecoming for Rosenblum Cellars
Pioneering Zinfandel Producer returns to Sonoma County with a second Visitors Center
Rosenblum Cellars, the “original urban winery” and Zinfandel pioneer has returned to Sonoma County, with a dynamic new wine tasting lounge on the square in Healdsburg at 18 Matheson Street. The new facility offers a primary tasting room, an event and educational space, a lounge for locals and club members and an outdoor patio. The Tasting Lounge will provide wine flight tastings, wine-based cocktails, “Bites & Flights,” Zinfandel ice cream, wines by the glass and non-alcoholic beverages for designated drivers. A calendar of educational offerings will provide a forum for local growers, food and wine pairing seminars, seminars with local artists and artisanal food producers. “It’s great to be back on the square!” says Winemaker John Kane. “There’s a buzz on the street and the locals are such wine enthusiasts. So many of the Rosenblum grape growers hail from Sonoma County, it really does feel like a homecoming of sorts.” Founded in 1978 in Alameda, with a dockyard winery and tasting room, for many years Rosenblum Cellars maintained two visitors’ centers - the original Alameda location, and a Rosenblum “North” location on the square in Healdsburg. Closed in 2008, the Healdsburg location was greatly missed by the North Bay Rosenblum fans and after a hiatus of five years, Rosenblum is now enjoying a Healdsburg homecoming. The founding location in Alameda remains open and a popular destination with East Bay wine tasters and day trips on the ferry from San Francisco. With a focus on the Zinfandel varietal and a smaller production of Rhone style wines, Rosenblum Cellars prides itself on excellent grower relations, partnering with more than 50 grape growers in premium viticultural regions around California. Over the years, the wines have garnered rave reviews from critics, and the influential Wine Spectator has called Rosenblum Cellars “a mecca for ZinFanatics”. To join Sonoma County Zin-fanatics and visit Rosenblum Cellars Tasting Lounge during the Healdsburg Opening Weekend festivities, or for more information, please call (707) 473-9267. The Rosenblum Cellars tasting room in Alameda is located at 2900 Main St. Alameda (510) 865-7007. Located just a short car or ferry ride from San Francisco, the bay-view, dockside visitors center allows visitors to sample a wide portfolio of award-winning wines. Celebrating life, every day, everywhere, responsibly. For our global resource that promotes responsible drinking through the sharing of best practice tools, information and initiatives, visit DRINKiQ.com.

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TASTING ROOM OF THE WEEK

GEYSER PEAK WINERY
BY DAWN MARIE CARLSON

Welcome to Geyser Peak Winery boasting panoramic views of the Alexander Valley surrounded by the ever-changing colors of the vineyards. Named after Geyser Peak Mountain in Sonoma County, visitors in the early 1900’s claimed a “view of the clouds” as white steam billowed from the thermal geysers at the mountain’s summit. Today, the iconic winery is an ideal setting for Cabernet and Sauvignon Blanc wines, with the vineyards benefiting from the region’s volcanic soils. Friendly Wine Educators greet you in the tasting room and guide you through various wine tastings at the expansive granite bar surrounded by rich, cherry wood cabinetry filled with unique collections of wine-inspired gifts – perfect for any wine aficionado or gourmet food lover. There is a two-for-one Reserve Tasting special, don’t miss it. You might select four wines in the Premier Tasting ($10) or five wines in the Reserve Tasting ($15) to experience the terroir or sense of place from where the grapes are grown. Enjoy the Wine and Cheese Pairing featuring local and international cheeses paired with five limited-release wines in the private Peak Room overlooking the impressive main barrel cellar ($25, advance reservation). Pick up salami, cheese and crackers, wine by the glass/bottle and relax on the patio. For the upcoming holidays, be sure to reach for the peak with bottles of Pinot Noir, Gewürztraminer and the Reserve Alexandre Meritage to grace your table with family and friends.

History
Pioneered in 1880 by Augustus Quitzow, Geyser Peak Winery is bonded as the twenty-ninth winery established in the state of California staking a claim as one of the most award-winning wineries including honors such as Winery of the Year and Winemaker of the Year. Winemaker Ondine Chattan has been with the winery since 1999 and she spearheads the innovative production techniques, crafting award-winning wines graded 90+ from the top wine publications. She created two new proprietary red blends for 2014, Tectonic and Devil’s Inkstand both from Alexander Valley, and a Reserve Pinot Noir, Pluto’s Fury hailing from Russian River Valley.

Award-winning Wines
The Wine Enthusiast awarded 94 points for the Geyser Peak 2007 Reserve Alexandre Meritage and 93 points for the 2007 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley both in April 2013. Wine library: Cabernet Sauvignon, Meritage, Merlot, Ports, Petit Verdot, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio. Never satisfied with the status quo, Geyser Peak will continue to reach for the peak for years to come.

Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 22281 Chianti Road, Geyserville CA 95441 (707) 857-2500 | 1-800-255-WINE
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Amista Vineyards Launches ‘Art Of Sparkling’ Dosage Tasting
Hands-on, guided blending and tasting experience begins December 1
Amista Vineyards, the only producer of Dry Creek Valley sparkling wines, announces the launch of its “Art of Sparkling” dosage tasting. Beginning December 1, wine lovers will be able to reserve one of these exclusive experiences and go behind the scenes to discover the process of creating sparkling wines in the méthode champenoise. Dosage is the final step in the process of crafting sparkling wine. The winemaker adds a “liqueur” made from a special solution of reserved wine blended with pure cane sugar just before corks are placed in the bottles. Visitors will learn for themselves how different levels of added sugar affect the flavor and mouth-feel of the wine and learn how the sugar level determines the style, from Brut Nature to Demi-sec. Amista’s winemaker, Ashley Herzberg, will guide tasters through the process of selecting the perfect dosage to make the wine shine. The tasting includes samples of Amista’s gold medal winning Blanc de Blanc and rare Sparkling Syrah. “Dosage is unique to sparkling wine and a fascinating part of the process. It’s something that I don’t think most people outside the wine business are familiar with. I can’t wait to share it with our guests,” says Ashley. Both the Blanc de Blanc and Sparkling Syrah are 100% varietal estate wines made, respectively, with Chardonnay and Syrah grapes from Amista’s Morningsong Vineyards. The inaugural release of the Blanc de Blanc scored 91 points and won a gold medal in the Press Democrat’s 2013 “Best of the Best” North Coast Wine Challenge. Says Amista co-founder Vicky Farrow, “My husband Mike and I have been doing dosage tastings for our friends and as a special treat for some of our wine club members for the past couple of years. One day we asked ourselves, ‘Why should we have all the fun? Let’s create an opportunity for more of our guests to explore this unique aspect of the sparkling winemaking process.” The Amista tasting room on Dry Creek Road in Healdsburg is open every day from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and offers a complete tasting menu from the winery’s still and sparkling portfolio. Amista’s “Art of Sparkling” dosage tasting is offered weekdays by advance reservation starting December 1. The cost is $30 per person for parties of six to eight guests. Reservations may be made by calling (707) 431-9200. Amista Vineyards Tasting Room is located at 3320 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, on beautiful Dry Creek Road, just four miles northwest of the charming town of Healdsburg. For more information, visit www.amistavineyards.com.

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Buena Vista Winery Awarded California Preservation Design Award for Innovative Seismic Strengthening
California’s First Premium Winery Recognized for Seismic Strengthening
Buena Vista Winery was awarded the 2013 California Preservation Design Award for “Craftsmanship/Preservation Technology” at the 30th Annual California Preservation Awards at the Merchants Exchange Building in San Francisco. The Champagne Cellars at Buena Vista, a California Historic Landmark, were seismically retrofitted using innovative technology called center core drilling, making it possible to restore and preserve the original look and feel of the façade of the cellars, as it had originally been built in 1857. The California Preservation Foundation recognized the renovation and seismic strengthening of the Champagne Cellars as having “maximized retention of character-defining features while minimizing visual impacts.” The Champagne Cellars last produced wine in 1979 and closed to the public after the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Jean-Charles Boisset, proprietor of Buena Vista, has made the restoration of the winery his duty to remind the world of its extensive role in winemaking history. “Buena Vista’s future is its past. Our mission is to preserve and perpetuate the imaginative vision and unrivaled legacy of the winery’s founder and to protect the first grand estate of the California wine world for the world to discover.” Restoration and preservation of the Champagne Cellars, which had fallen to great disrepair and neglect, would follow shortly after Boisset’s purchase of the winery in 2011. To prevent any visible evidence of reinforcement on the stone walls, center core drilling was utilized. Four- to six-inchdiameter “cores” were meticulously drilled from the top of the wall to the bottom, allowing for a single rod of reinforced steel to be placed within the core. This was then filled with grout creating a reinforced vertical column reinforcing and strengthening the stone walls. Additional work to the cellars repointing all the joints; replacing cracked and deteriorated stones; repairing wall cracks and removing mortar; re-grouting of the outer walls with a unique mortar custom-mixed to ensure it was compatible with the original stone; and replacing the asphalt driveway with hand chiseled cobblestone. Lead architect Naomi Miroglio of Architectural Resources Group, Inc., remarked, “The California Preservation Foundation is the premier preservation organization in the state of California; and to have them recognize the work that we have done is very exciting.” Miroglio’s other prominent projects have included Beringer Winery, Charles Krug Winery and the Culinary Institute of America Greystone Campus.

On August 31, 2012, after having been closed for over 20 years, the Champagne Cellars re-opened to the public on the 200th anniversary of Count Agoston Haraszthy’s, the founder of Buena Vista, birthday, and wine is again being produced within the historic cellars’ walls. To learn more about Buena Vista Winery, visit www.buenavistawinery.com, or call (707) 963-6939.

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Wild Game Dinner at St. Francis Winery, November 9
A fall tradition returns at St. Francis Winery Saturday, November 9, from 6:30 to 10 p.m. The annual Wild Game Winery Dinner highlights seasonal game harvested by prominent producers. Executive Chef Dave Bush has hand-selected an assortment of premium St. Francis Artisan Series wines to pair perfectly with each delicious course. Come for an intimate evening of extraordinary wine country cuisine in the dining room next to the fireplace. Price is $125 per person, $99 for wine club members. (plus tax and gratuity) Reservations are required; call 1-888-675-WINE or email events@stfranciswinery.com. One of the very few dedicated winery chefs, Executive Chef David Bush heads up the winery’s onsite kitchen, crafting unforgettable culinary experiences designed to reflect the beauty, charm and agricultural heritage of Sonoma Valley. If you can’t make it to the Wild Game Winery Dinnery, host your own Private Estate Dinner St. Francis Winery. The program provides a more A Legend Re-Born intimate experience for groups California’s First Premium Winery of 8-16 who can reserve the winery for a night and dine on a memorable seven-course prix fixe dinner paired with St. Barrel Tasting & Historical Francis’ iconic wines. Cave Tours Taste with The St. Francis’ dining room, Count Beautiful Picnic Area with its tiled fireplace and 2013 winery of the year spectacular vineyard views, is california travel association the ideal setting for Chef Bush’s 18000 Old Winery Rd, Sonoma break-the-rules pairings. Guests 800.926.1266 www.buenavistawinery.com sit together at a custom-

designed round table, guided through each course by an expert host who highlights key components and shares some of the winery’s history. The experience is relaxed, friendly and educational, showcasing the best Sonoma County has to offer. St. Francis Visitors Center is located at 100 Pythian Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95409. For more information, visit the website at www.stfranciswinery.com.

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Sonoma-Enoteca is a truly unique wine country experience. Ten different California wineries within a 100-mile radius have collectively joined together to sell their limited-production wines. These ten different producers give guests a chance to taste many different wines of the same varietal by different winemakers and located in different AVAs. And, since the wine tastings here can accommodate every style, it is the ideal tasting room to visit when you are visiting the Historic Sonoma Plaza. At their spacious Mediterranean style tasting room, you’ll savor some of the best wine from Sonoma and Mendocino’s boutique vineyards that can only be found here. On most days, you will find one of the local winemakers on hand pouring at the tasting bar, giving insight on their wines and the differences between varietals. They are also so knowledgeable about the area and will be more than happy to recommend other excursions during your stay. Wine flights include six tastes and since there are over 20 different wines, you can really choose to taste several single varietals or have fun and select a red or white wine tasting. The wines here are so distinct and offer guests a great opportunity to taste some of the lesser known producers around. So, if you are like me and are taking Ray Isle’s advice on how to restock your wine fridge, then this is one tasting room that shouldn’t be missed when you are in Sonoma. In addition to tasting at the wine bar you can enjoy the most eclectic collection of wine accessories in town. Shop for art, glass wear, wine books, California olive oils and gorgeous furnishings that reflect the best in wine country living. Local chocolate truffles can be purchased and all olive oils, mustards and vinegars can be sampled as you peruse the shop. The Sonoma-Enoteca Tasting Room is open Wednesday through Monday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Their historic tasting room is the perfect getaway while visiting the Sonoma Plaza. Taste and experience these premium wines in one place.

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VIANSA WINERY
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Viansa Winery is just a stone’s throw from San Francisco. A mere 40 minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge, Viansa is perched atop a fine hill at the breast of Sonoma-Carneros and boasts uninterrupted, expansive views. Viansa Winery is a “must” for all visitors to wine country. First, the view: Miles of vineyards, gently rolling hills and rustic olive trees harkens the Italianesque countryside. Second, there is the wine. Guests may choose from more than 24 different varietals or enjoy a glass on the outdoor terrace. Savor award-winning wines that include Pinot Grigio, Sangiovese, Chardonnay, Barbera and Cabernet Sauvignon. And third – or maybe I should have mentioned this first – are the wonderful wines. Viansa President & Co-owner Lloyd Davis explains that Viansa is dedicated “to Italianinspired wines and foods… and we pioneered the concept of Cal-Ital wines.” Cal-Ital wines are California wines produced from Italian varietals grown right here in Sonoma. Grapes like Pinot Grigio, Tocai, Sangiovese and Barbera share the flavors of the Old World and provide an Italian emphasis on Viansa’s California wine portfolio that also includes award-winning Chardonnays, Zinfandel, Pinot and Cabernet. “We are very proud of our wines,” says Davis. “We grow close to 100 acres of Estate vineyards and buy additional fruit from some of Sonoma’s prized vineyards…We work hard to see that each varietal we produce is grown in a way that meets the needs of the grape as well as our winemaking team.” In addition to good food, great views and fine wines, another big part of visiting Viansa is the wetlands. Viansa has preserved more than 113 acres of native coastal wetlands in partnership with Ducks Unlimited. This weekend, sit back on the terrace and marvel at one of the more unique natural views in the area. Cattails sway in the soft ocean breezes as red-tailed hawks soar above and jackrabbits scurry in the reeds below. As you wind down your visit to Viansa, pass through the Marketplace. Viansa staff has recently rearranged the décor and introduced new products to fit the impending Fall season. The new feel and flow of the Tasting Room and Marketplace now reflects this year’s Harvest and it is a great opportunity to shop and pick up one-of-a-kind home goods, pasta sauces, marinades, tapenades or gifts.

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WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK | SONOMA VALLEY

B.R. Cohn Winery – Sip, Savor and Shop this Holiday Season
B.R. Cohn Winery is welcoming in the holiday season with its popular annual Sip, Savor and Shop. Visit B.R. Cohn Winery every Saturday starting November 2nd through December 28th to pick up unique and original holiday gifts from the B.R. Cohn Tasting Room and Gourmet Shop. B.R. Cohn Winery will offer complimentary gift-wrapping every Saturday for merchandise purchases. The winery will also be featuring holiday table “must have” recipes featuring B.R. Cohn wine and gourmet products. Inquire about gifting premier wine club or gourmet food club during the holiday season. Shiso Sushi will be in the VIP Tasting Room the first three weekends to have a live sushi bar and demonstrations with a selection of the B.R. Cohn Gourmet Food Products. The live sushi bar will be cash only. There will be live music in the tasting room from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Jonathan Wright will be performing on November 2nd, November 16th, November 30th, December 14th and December 28th. Jason Bodlovich will perform on November 9th and December 7th. Nancy Kiernan, a local artist, will be displaying and selling her artwork in the Tasting Room and Gourmet Shop throughout November and December. B.R. Cohn Winery is located at 15000 Sonoma Highway 12 in Glen Ellen. The tasting room is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Founded in 1984 by Bruce Cohn, the estate winery is known for its critically acclaimed, world-class, ultra-premium Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Noir and award-winning gourmet estate olive oils, vinegars and gourmet specialty food products. For more information, call 1-800-330-4064 or for other information, visit the website at www.brcohn.com.

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WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK | SONOMA VALLEY – GLEN ELLEN/KENWOOD

Visit the New Tasting Room at Laurel Glen Vineyards
BY ALEXANDRA CHARSLEY

Laurel Glen Vineyard is a beautiful mountain vineyard that is well known for producing highly rated Cabernet Sauvignon wines in the past under the direction of founder Patrick Campbell. Patrick focused efforts on developing and producing wines in Lodi and South America and eventually decided to sell the vineyard. In 2011, Bettina Sichel, a veteran of the California wine industry, became the steward of Laurel Glen Vineyard after teaming up with a group of wine lovers to purchase the iconic estate. Bettina is the daughter of Peter M.F . Sichel, the man responsible for making Blue Nun a household name in America. She is the fifth generation of the

Sichel family to work in the wine business. She brings over 20 years of working with the finest producers of Cabernet Sauvignon and believes that with improved organic farming, more careful handling of the fruit and gentler fermentation techniques, the new wines are already noticeably more exciting. The Laurel Glen Vineyard Tasting Room which is open daily by advance appointment. Guests are offered two different

seated tasting options. For $20, guests can taste their three current release wines and this fee is refundable with a wine purchase or waived for members of their Laureate Club. For $45, reserve a Library Wine Tasting with Cheese and taste four vintages of Cabernet Sauvignon spanning 10 years of production. Both tasting experiences offer insight into the rich history of Laurel Glen as well as their future plans. Bettina, along with her knowledgeable winemakers and team, are on a mission to restore the stylistic elegance with a balance of acidity and fruit ripeness, finesse and ageability to their estate Cabernet Sauvignon. To schedule your tasting, visit www.laurelglen.com or call (707) 933-9877.

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Mendocino County Celebrates 13th Annual Mushroom, Wine and Beer Festival with a Host of Fun(Gi) Events This Fall
At the 13th Annual Mushroom, Wine and Beer Festival in Mendocino County, local wine and craft beers will be enjoyed alongside delectable mushrooms in a ten-day festival that is sure to please the most discriminating palates. The mouth-watering mushrooms of Mendocino County, combined with wines and craft beers from the area, will make the 2013 festival, which runs Friday, November 1 to Sunday, November 10, an event that delights foodies, oenophiles and nature-lovers alike! Mendocino County boasts more than 3,000 types of mushrooms, 500 of which are edible, including chanterelles, porcinis, morels and hedgehogs, and even the extremely rare candy cap mushroom, with its intense maple-syrup flavor, that grows only along the northern coast of California. The Mushroom, Wine and Beer Festival celebrates this bounty with an array of events, including winemaker and brewmaster dinners, wild mushroom foraging excursions, educational wine and beer-pairing demonstrations, art exhibitions and more! Numerous restaurants will feature mushroom-themed menus and flavorful fungi to tempt tastebuds. Inns, hotels, motels and bed & breakfast properties will feature discounted specials and packages. The premier event of the festival is the Mushroom, Wine and Beer Train, aboard the historic Skunk Train on Saturday, November 2nd. Trains leaving from Fort Bragg and Willits arrive at Camp Mendocino deep in the redwood forest for a day of wine tastings, culinary treats and a mushroom cook-off. The event will feature local mushroom expert, Eric Schramm, a mushroom hike, and presentation about Mendocino County wines. Silent auction, live music and dessert port and chocolate truffles round off the trip. For information about events surrounding the Mushroom, Wine & Beer Festival, visit www.visitmendocino.com/mushroomfestival or call 1-866-466-3636. Please note that new events are being added every week. Titter: @VisitMendocino | Facebook: facebook.com/VisitMendocinoCounty.
MUSHROOM FORAGING AND OTHER ADVENTURES • Ride with the Hunt… Mushroom Hunt, that is… at Ricochet Ridge Ranch “Mushroom Hunt” horseback rides every day during the festival, (707) 964-9669, www.horse-vacation.com • Liquid Fusion Kayak Mushroom Paddles November 3 & 10 (3-hour guided adventure) – Tour the calm waters of the Noyo River in search of wild mushrooms, all scenery and colorful migratory ducks. Noyo Harbor, Fort Bragg, (707) 962-1623, www.liquidfusionkayak.com • Mushrooms at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Join staff mycologist Mario Abreu for a series of weekly mushroom workshops and walks at the Botanical Gardens. 18220 N. Highway One, Fort Bragg, (707) 964-4352x16, www.gardenbythesea.org • Beginner’s Mushroom Identification Walk, Talk and Tasting with David Arora November 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Become more knowledgeable about wild mushrooms with David Arora, author of Mushrooms Demystified and a leading authority on their uses worldwide. Studio 391, 39102 Ocean Drive, Gualala, (707) 884-9065, www.studio391.net UNIQUE WINE AND RESTAURANT EVENTS • Friday, November 1, 10am–5pm, Husch Vineyards Celebrate the beginning of the Mushroom Festival with Husch’s own savory Mushroom Shortbread created to pair with the Husch Syrah, a new release in the tasting room. 4400 Hwy 128, Philo, 1-800-554-8724, www.huschvineyards.com • Daily at 1:30 and 3pm – Anderson Valley Brewing Company Brewery Tours Learn to speak a little Boontling and learn how the award-winning Anderson Valley beers are brewed in the daily (except Tuesday & Wednesday) tours of the brewery. 17700 Hwy 253, Boonville, 707-895-BEER, www.avbc.com • Saturday, November 2, 10am–5pm – Mushroom, Wine & Beer Train All aboard the historic Skunk Train for a trip to mushroom country! Wine tastings, culinary treats and a mushroom cook-off. Fort Bragg & Willits, 707-964-6371- www.skunktrain.com • Caps Off! Wine & Mushroom Pairings at Meyer Family Cellars, 10am–5pm Mushroom-themed appetizers, gourmet sausages and chocolates paired with Meyer Family wines. 19750 Hwy 128, Yorkville, 707-895-2341, www.mfcellars.com • Monday, November 4, 10:30am-5pm – Phillips Hill Tasting Room Visit the new and historical tasting room in Philo where the earthy Pinot Noirs will be paired with homemade mushroom appetizers. 5101 Hwy 128, Philo, 707-895-2209, www.phillipshillestates.com • Wednesday, November 6, 6pm – Yorkville Cellars & Wild Fish Winemaker Dinner Fabulous food from Wild Fish restaurant paired with Yorkville Cellars outstanding wines. An evening of culinary delights. Wild Fish, 7750 Hwy 1, Little River, 707-937-3055, www.wild-fish.com • Thursday, November 7, 6:30pm – Winemaker Dinner at Aquarelle Café & Wine Bar Come to Aquarelle Café & Wine Bar in the heart of Anderson Valley and enjoy an evening that celebrates the gourmet pairing of mushrooms along with wines from Greenwood Ridge Vineyards and Maple Creek Winery. 14025 Hwy 128, Boonville, 707-895-2767 • Friday, November 8, 7pm – Winemaker Dinner at MacCallum House Now in its 13th year, enjoy the annual MacCallum House Inn and Restaurant Wild Mushroom and Winemaker Dinner, prepared by executive chef Alan Kantor. Mushroom expert Eric Schramm will give a talk and winemaker Greg Graziano will pair the perfect Graziano wine with each course. 45020 Albion Street, Mendocino, 707-937-0289, www.maccallumhouse.com • Saturday, November 9, noon-4pm – Wine & Mushroom Festival at St. Anthony’s Wine, mushrooms and treasures take over the hall at St. Anthony’s. Pairing of wines from Anderson Valley wineries with gourmet foods. Make a meal of everything from mushroom hors d’oeuvres to sampling wild mushroom soups. Top it off with mushroom ice cream! 10700 Lansing St, Mendocino, 707-937-2406, www.stanthonysofmendocino.com • McNab Ridge Tasting Room, 10am–5pm – Celebrate Wine & Mushroom Days McNab Ridge will feature mushrooms, mushrooms and more mushrooms along with barrel tasting and sales of futures of Rich Parducci's fabulous 2012 Pinot Noir. 13450 S. Hwy 101, Hopland, 707-744-1986, www.mcnabridge.com • Sunday, November 10, 10am-5pm – McFadden Farm Stand & Tasting Room Visit the McFadden Farm Stand & Tasting Room to taste a savory onion and mushroom tart, paired with a trio of delicious Alsatian styled wines made from our organically grown grapes 13275 S Hwy 101, Ste 5, Hopland, 707-744-8463 | www.mcfaddenvineyard.com

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WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK | SANTA CLARA/SANTA CRUZ/MONTEREY COUNTIES

Celebrate the Season with Guglielmo Winery!
25th Annual Holiday Gift Fair! December 7th & 8th, 14th & 15th, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Are you one of those people who looks at Christmas shopping as something to be endured? We have got good news for you! How about if you could sip delicious, award-winning wine while selecting unique and beautiful gifts for everyone on your list? How about if there was ample, free parking and friendly, knowledgeable staff to help you? Sounds like a painless way to shop during the holiday season or any time. So make the short drive to Morgan Hill and visit beautiful Guglielmo Winery. • Enjoy award-winning wines, gourmet food, hot mulled wine and holiday carolers! • Browse the huge selection of unique gifts! • From wine-themed gifts to custom gift baskets, you can please everyone on your list! Just minutes from the Silicon Valley, the Santa Clara wine region still looks and feels much as it did a century ago. Here, the wine tasting experience at the 30-some small wineries is laid back, casual and welcoming: a lot like the weather, which is temperate and Mediterranean, perfect for grapegrowing. Guglielmo Winery, founded in 1925, is the oldest continually operating and family-owned winery in the area. Tasting here is relaxed, and the friendly staff pours something for everyone, from old world style blends to top of the line Private Reserve wines that continue to garner awards from renowned competitions and publications. This is the perfect time to relax in the flower-filled piazza by splashing fountains, enjoying a bottle of award-winning Guglielmo wine as you watch hawks soar over the splendidly colored vineyards that have witnessed countless weddings here. The Villa Emile Event Center provides an historic venue for private events and corporate affairs. The tasting room and gift shop will remain open throughout the holiday season from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., except on Christmas Eve, when the elves go home at 3 p.m. For more information on the wines or upcoming events, visit us at guglielmowinery.com, and you can also friend them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter.

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Gateway to Big Sur Food & Wine Festival, November 7
40 Wineries and 22 Chefs! Benefits Nine Monterey County Charities
Hyatt Carmel Highlands – long known as the legendary location for culinary talent and host of the world famous Masters of Food and Wine – will serve as the lead sponsor and host of the opening event of the Big Sur Food & Wine Festival. Tickets are on sale through Eventbrite Tickets are $125. Tickets can be purchased at www.eventbrite.com/event/7040150279. Come on Thursday, November 7th from 5:30 to 9 p.m. for the Gateway to Big Sur presented by the Hyatt Carmel Highlands and Big Sur Food & Wine Festival. The Gateway to Big Sur entices the palate in a celebration of local flair and regional flavor in the epicenter of culinary innovation. The Hyatt Carmel Highlands will be transformed into an enchanting oasis featuring forty vintners, menu tastings from twentytwo notable chefs including: Chef Matt Bolton, Pacific’s Edge/Hyatt Carmel Highlands; Chef Dan Kelly, American Craft/Hyatt Regency Chicago; Chef Aaron Hagerdorn, Prairie /Hyatt Regency Minneapolis; Chef Shane Hammett, The Lone Eagle Grille/Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe; Chef Jerry Regester, The C Restaurant/ Intercontinental The Clement Monterey; Chef Cy Yontz, Rio Grill; Kent Torrey, The Cheese Shop, Carmel-by-the-Sea; Chef John Cox, Post Ranch; Chef Phil Wojtowicz and Chef Michelle Rizzolo, Big Sur Bakery; Chef Brian Overhauser, Jamieson Ranch Vineyards, Napa; Chef Matt Glazer, Big Sur Roadhouse; Chef Jacques Zagouri and Chef Elizabeth LeMaire, Bouchée Restaurant, Carmel; Chef Cal Stamenov and Ben Spungin, Bernardus Vineyards; Chef Arturo Moscoso, Campo; Chef Phillip Burrus, Esalen; Chef Brad Briske, La Balena; Chef Justin Cogley, Aubergine, L ’Auberge Carmel; Chef Ricky Estrelladao, Nobu; Chef Ted Walter, Passion Fish and Chef Frank Ostini, The Hitching Post II. Participating wineries are: August West Winery, Bernardus, Big Basin Vineyards, Birichino, Calera Wine Company, Chanin, Chappellet Vineyards, Clos Solene Winery, Cold Heaven Cellars, Copain, Crocker & Starr, Delamotte Champange Vineyard, Fink Family Wines, Galante Vineyards, Gonet Medeville Champagne, Heller Family Vineyards, Hirsch Vineyards, Hyde de Villaine, Jaffurs Wine Cellars, Jamieson Ranch, Chanin, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery, Kristi-Lynn Wine, Labyrinth Wine Cellars, Madeleine Winery, Maison Marques and Domaines – Roederer Champagne, McIntyre, Morgan Winery, Paul Lato Wines, Perception, Picayune Cellars, Pisoni, Pride Mountain Vineyards, Ram’s Gate Winery, ROAR, Ryme Wine Cellars, Siduri Wines, Tablas Creek Vineyard, Talbott Vineyards, Talley Vineyards, Testarossa Winery, Vias, Wind Gap Wines and Wine Wise with Hiram Simon. Big Sur Food & Wine Festival benefits local Monterey County charities. The 2013 Big Sur Food & Wine Festival takes place November 7th – 10th throughout the coast of Big Sur. For more information, call (831) 667-0800, send an email to toby@bigsurfoodandwoine.org or visit www.bigsurfoodandwine.org.
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LIVERMORE VALLEY
Garré Wines – A Glass from the Past to Toast the Future
SUBMITTED BY GINA MOLINAROCARDERA

Historians can trace the viticulture activity in the Livermore Valley back to 1832. We can trace our family winemaking back to the early 19th century as well to a small village outside of Genoa, Italy. A family photo hangs in our Tasting Room of Nonna “Rosa” Garré with a glass of wine in her hand and her son-in-law, Gino Molinaro, holding the jug of family wine. The picture was taken in Glen Ellen at our family’s summer cabin in the early 1930s. My dad, (Bob Molinaro, Garré Winery owner) tells the story of

his dad and uncles getting together every year to make their wine for the family. The truck would bring red grapes from Napa to San Francisco, where the families lived. The grapes would be crushed and fermented and the wine would be made. My uncles learned from their uncles who brought their knowledge and experience from the Old Country to the New World. Our heritage and family traditions are the backbone of Garré, welcoming everyone who visits as family to enjoy the experience of Old Italy. Stop by for a visit, you’ll be glad you did. Share in our toast of “a glass from the past, a toast to the future.”

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It’s a me to relax, learn about great wine and enjoy friendship. It's a deep love of wines and family that keeps people coming back. $5.00 Tas ng Fee (refunded with wine purchase) Open Friday - Sunday 11:30am to 5:00pm EVENT FACILITIES Par es, Weddings & More 7986 Tesla Road, Livermore CA 94550

Café Garré – Open Daily for Lunch

One hour of bocce, two glasses of wine and a three course dinner for $40 per person. Dinner & Music on the Pa o from 6pm-9pm.

Every Wednesday Evening Friday Nights

Bring in this ad and enjoy Free Tas ng for Two Friday-Sunday

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WINERY LISTINGS | WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK
NAPA VALLEY
750 Wines – St. Helena; 707 963-0750 1313 Main – 1313 Main Street, Napa; 707 258-1313 A Dozen Vintners – Tasting Room, 3000 Highway 29 North, St. Helena; 707 967-0666 Ackerman Family Vineyards – 2101 Kirkland Ave, Napa; 707 238-9463 Acme Fine Wines– 1080 Fulton Ln, St. Helena; 888 963-0440 Adastra – 2545 Las Amigas Rd, Napa; 707 255-4818 Aetna Springs Cellars – 7227 Pope Valley Road, St. Helena; 707 965-2675 Ahnfeldt Wines – Uncorked at Oxbow Tasting Room, 605 First St. Napa; 707 927-5864 Allora Vineyards – 3244 Ehlers Lane, St. Helena; 707 963-6071 Alpha Omega – 1155 Mee Lane @ Highway 29, Rutherford; 707 963-9999 Altamura Vineyards & Winery – 1700 Wooden Valley Rd, Napa; 707 253-2000 Amici Wines – 3130 Old Lawley Toll Rd, Calistoga; 707 287-4072 Amizetta – 1099 Greenfield Road, St. Helena; 707 963-1460 Ancien – Napa; 707 255-3908 Anderson’s Conn Valley Vineyards – 680 Rossi Road, St. Helena; 707 963-8600 By appt only Fri-Sat 11-12, Sun-Thu 11-10 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Daily 9:30-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Wed-Mon 12-6,Tue 12-8 Open by appointment only Daily 10-6 Open by appointment only By appt only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 10:30-5 By appt only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5 Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 10-3 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment only Fri-Sat 11-7, Sun-Thu 11-5, Tue by appt. Open daily 10-5 Mon-Wed, Sat 10-7, Thu-Fri 10-8, Sun 12-7 Open daily by appointment Open daily 10-5 by appt Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Black Stallion Winery – 4089 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 253-1400 Open daily 10-5 Blankiet Estate – 2360 California Sr, Yountville; 707 963-2001 Open by appt Mon-Sat 10-4 Boeschen – 3242 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 707 963-3674 Open by appointment only Bolen Family Estates – Napa Valley; eric@bolenlegacy.com By appt only Bouchaine Vnyds – 1075 Buchli Station Road, Napa; 707 252-9065, 800-654-wine Open daily 10:30-4:30 Bounty Hunter Rare Wine Co. – 975 First St, Napa; 707 226-3976 Sun-Thu 11-10, Fr-Sa 11-Midnight Bourassa – 190 Camino Oruga, Napa 707 254-4922; 800-499-2366 Open by appointment only Boyd Family – 4042 Big Ranch Road, Napa; 707 254-7353 Open by appointment only Brand Napa Valley – 90 Long Ranch Road, St Helena; 707 963-1199 By appt only Bravante Vineyards – 300 Stone Ridge Rd, Angwin; 707-965-2552 Open by appointment Wed-Sun 11-4 Brookdale Vineyards – Napa; 707 258-1454 Open by appointment only Brown Estate – 3233 Sage Canyon Road, St. Helena; 707 963-2435 Limited, by appointment only, closed Sundays Buehler – 820 Greenfield Road, St. Helena; 707 963-2155 Open by appointment only Buoncristiani Wine – P. O. Box 6946, Napa; 707 259-1681 Open by appointment only Bure Family Wines – Napa Valley; 707 363-7881 By appt only Burgess Cellars – 1108 Deer Park Road, St. Helena; 800 752-9463 Open by appointment only

ACACIA VNYD – 2750 Las Amigas Road, Napa; 707 226-9991 x2 Open by appointment only: Mon-Sat 10-4, Sun 12-4

ANDRETTI WINERY – 4162 Big Ranch Road, Napa; 1-877-386-5070 Anomaly Vineyards – 455 Bella Vista Ct, St Helena; 707 948-6877 Antica Napa Valley –3700 Soda Canyon, Napa; 707 257-8700 Ardente Winery –2929 Atlas Peak Rd, Napa; 707 226-7669 ARGERMARTUCCI – 1455 Inglewood Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-4334
Ariel Vineyards – 1312 Town Center, Napa; 707 257-9731 Arkenstone Vineyards –335 West Lane, Angwin; 707 965-1020 Arns – 601 Muno Road, St. Helena; 707 963-3429

CA' MOMI WINERY & ENOTECA – 610 First St, Napa; 707 257-4992 Cabaud Wines Napa Valley – Napa Valley; info@cabaudwines.com Cade Winery – 360 Howell Mountain Rd So, Angwin; 707 965-2746 Cafaro Cellars – 2591 Pinot Way, St. Helena; 707 963-7181 Cain – 3800 Langtry Road, St. Helena; 707 963-1616 Cakebread Cellars – 8300 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 963-5222 Calafia Cellars – 629 Fulton Lane, St. Helena; 707 963-0114 Caldwell – 169 Kreuzer Lane, Napa; 707 255-1294 Cali 351 – 965 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-6200 CALISTOGA WINE STOP – 1458 Lincoln Ave, #2 Calistoga; 707 942-5556 Canard Vineyard – 1001-1075 Dunaweal Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-1149 Cardinale Estate – Tasting Room, 7600 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 948-2643 Casa Nuestra Winery – 3451 Silverado Trail No, St. Helena; 707 963-5783

Open daily 7:30-9 By appt only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Tours/tasting by appointment Open by appointment only Daily 10-6 By appt only Open daily 10:30-5 Open daily 10-5

ARTESA – 1345 Henry Road, Napa; 707 224-1668
Aubert Wines – 333 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-4333 August Briggs – 1307B Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga; 707 942-4912 B Cellars – 400 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 709-8787 Back Room Wines – 1000 Main Street, Napa; 707-226-1378

BALDACCI FAMILY – 6236 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-9261 Ballentine Vineyards – 2820 St. Helena Hwy N, St. Helena; 707 963-7919 Barlow Vineyards – 4411Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-8742 Barnett Vineyards – 4070 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-7075

BEAULIEU VINEYARDS BV – 1960 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 707 967-5233 Open daily 10-5 Beau Vigne – 6795 Washington St, Yountville; 707 947-7058 Mon-Fri 11-8, Sat-Sun 10-8 Behrens & Hitchcock – 4078 Spring Mountain Road, St. Helena; 707 963-1774 Open by appointment only Bell Wine Cellars – 6200 Washington St, Yountville; 707 944-1673 Open daily 10-4 Bello Family Vineyards – 929 Main St, St. Helena; 707 967-8833 Open daily 10-6 Benessere Winery – 1010 Big Tree Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-5853 Open daily 10-5 BENNETT LANE – 3340 Hwy 128, Calistoga; 877 MAX-NAPA
BERINGER VINEYARDS
COME SEE THE RESTORED RHINE HOUSE!

CASTELLO DI AMOROSA – 4045 North St. Helena Hwy (Hwy 39), Calistoga; 707 942-8200 Open daily 9:30-6 Caymus Vineyards – 8700 Conn Creek Rd, Rutherford; 707 967-3010 Open daily by appointment Ceja Vineyards Tasting Room – 1248 1st St, Napa; 707 226-6445 Sun-Wed 11-6, Thu-Sat till 11-8 Celani Family Vineyards – 2230 Big Ranch Rd, Napa; 877 ARDORE1 Open by appointment only Chappellet Vineyard – 1581 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-7136 Open by appointment only Charbay Winery & Distillery – 4001 Spring Mtn Rd; St. Helena; 707 963-9327 Open daily 10-4 Charles Krug Winery – 2800 Main St. Hwy 29, St. Helena; 707 967-2229 Open daily 10:30-5 Charnu – St. Helena; 707 963-6045 Open by appointment only Charter Oak Winery – 831 Charter Oak Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-2298 Open by appointment only Chase Family Cellars – 2252 Sulphur Springs Road, St. Helena; 707 963-1284 Open by appointment only Chateau Boswell – 3468 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 707 963-5472 Open by appointment only Chateau Montelena – 1429 Tubbs Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-5105 Open daily 9:30-4 CHATEAU POTELLE – 1200 Dowdell Ln,  St Helena, 707 255-9440 Open daily 10-5 Chimney Rock Winery – 5350 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 257-2641 Open daily 10-5 Clark-Claudon – Poured at Vintners Collective (Winery tastings by appointment, 707 965-9393) Clif Family Winery – at Velo Vino, 709 Main Street, St. Helena; 707 968-0625 Open daily 10-6 Cliff Lede Vineyards – 1473 Younvtille Cross Rd, Yountville; 707 944-8642 Open daily 10-4 Clos Du Val – 5330 Silverado Trail, Napa; 800 993-9463 Open daily 10-5 Clos Pegase – 1060 Dunaweal Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-4981 Open daily 10:30-5 Coho Wines – Poured off site by appointment, 707 258-2566, info@cohowines.com By appt only Conn Creek Winery – 8711 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 1-800-793-7960 Open daily from 10:30-4:30 Constant-Diamond – 2121 Diamond Mountain Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-0707 Open by appointment only Continuum Estate – 1677 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 944-8100 Open by appointment only Corison Winery – 987 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 707 963-0826 Open daily 10-5 by appointment CORLEY FAMILY ESTATE – 4242 Big Ranch Rd, Napa; 707 253-2802
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Tours & Tasting Daily 10:00-6:00 Call ahead to schedule tours & private tastings, 866-708-9463

2000 Main Street, St. Helena | www.Beringer.com Bialla Vineyards – 4088 Atlas Peak Rd, Napa; 707 227-2293 Bighorn Cellars – 3105 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 226-8569 Black Cat Vineyard – 1075 Shadybrook Ln, Napa; 707 321-0866 Black Cordon Vnyds – 4155 Dry Creek Rd, Napa; 707 226-6860 Black Sears Estate – 2615 Summit Lake Dr, Angwin; 707 889-1243 Open by appointment only Fri-Sat 11-4, Tue-Thu by appt Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only

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Editor ’s Picks
Cornerstone Cellars – 6505 Washington St., Suite 7, Yountville; 707 945-0388 Cosentino – 7415 St. Helena Hwy, Yountville; 707-921-2896 Covenant Wines – 1241 Adams St, St. Helena; 707 963-3887 Crane Family Vineyards – 1051 Borrette Ln,  Napa; 707 815-3036 Crocker & Starr – St. Helena; 707-967-9111 Cuvaison Estate – 4500 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-2468 Cuvaison Estate – 1221 Duhig Road, Carneros (between Napa & Sonoma); 707 942-2455 Dancing Hares Vineyard – St. Helena; 707 967-8296 Darioush Winery – 4240 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 257-2345 David Arthur – 1521 Sage Canyon Road, St. Helena; 707 963-5190 Open daily 10-7 Open daily 10-6 Open by appointment only By appt only Open by appointment only Mon-Thu 11-4, Fri-Sun 10-5 Mon-Thu 11-4, Fri-Sun 10-5 by appt By appt only Open daily 10:30-5 Open by appointment only

Napa Valley ’s

DAVID FULTON WINERY & VINEYARD
EST. 1860  JUST 400 CASES/YEAR PRODUCED

Top 5 Cave Tours
JARVIS [Napa] 45,000 square feet, underground waterfall, massive oak cuves. Sit-down tasting salon. $60 per person, 90 minutes tour & tasting. By appointment: 1-800-255-5280 ext. 150 DEL DOTTO VENETIAN ESTATE WINERY & CAVES [St. Helena] Barrel tasting of highly rated premium wines in the Venetian-inspired cave 11am-5pm daily, 1445 St. Helena Hwy South $60pp, reservations required (707) 963-2134 DEL DOTTO HISTORIC WINERY & CAVES [Napa] Barrel tasting of highly rated premium wines in the historic cave. 11am-5pm daily, 1055 Atlas Peak Rd., Napa $60pp, reservations required (707) 963-2134 PINE RIDGE [Napa] 90-minute tour ends with barrel samples and a wine and cheese pairing in our subterranean caves extending nearly a mile into the hillside. Daily 10am, 12 & 2pm, $50, 90 minutes, limit 10 RSVP 800-575-9777, concierge@pineridgewine.com RUTHERFORD HILL WINERY [Rutherford] Taste Wine, See the Caves, Learn about Napa Valley Winemaking. 10% discount on wine purchase. Cave tours three times daily, $30, 75± minutes Limited to 14 people, 21+ to go on the tour. Ask about family outings. (707) 963-1871, 10am-5pm

Old Vine Petite Sirah now available for tasting.
Savor the estate Petite Sirah on the deck or in the cool historic winery. Picnickers and friendly pooches welcome.

Open by appointment, seven days 825 Fulton Lane, St. Helena • 707-967-0719 • www.DavidFultonWinery.com Del Bondio Wine Co. – 1333 Bella Oaks Lane, Napa; 707 963-2805 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily by appointment Open by appointment only

DEL DOTTO CAVES – 1055 Atlas Peak Rd, Napa; 707 963-2134 DEL DOTTO VINEYARDS – 1445 St. Helena Highway, St. Helena; 707 963-2134
Delectus Winery – 908 C Enterprise Way, Napa; 707 255-1252 Diamond Terrace – 1391 Diamond Mountain Road, Calistoga; 707 942-1189

DOMAINE CARNEROS – 1240 Duhig Rd, Napa; 707 257-0101
Domaine Chandon – 1 California Dr, Yountville; 707 944-2280 Dominari – 620 Trancas Street, Napa; 707-226-1600 Duckhorn Vineyards – 1000 Lodi Lane, St. Helena; 707 963-7108 Dutch Henry Winery – 4300 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-5771 Eagle Eye Wine – 6595 Gordon Valley Rd, Napa; 707 427-1600 Eagle Trace– 680 Rossi Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-4665 Eeden Wines– 3505 Spring Mountain Rd., St. Helena; 707 337-5526 Ehlers Estate – 3222 Ehlers Lane, St. Helena; 707 963-5972 El Molino Winery – St. Helena; 707 963-6021

Open daily 10-6 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only, 10am-4:30pm Open by appointment, 10-4 Wed-Sun 10-4:30 (Closed Mon-Tue) Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 10:30-4 Weekdays by appointment only Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Sun-Thu 10:30-4:30, Fri-Sat 11-5:30

ELIZABETH SPENCER – 1165 Rutherford Road, Rutherford; 707 963-6067
Elkhorn Peak Cellars – 200 Polson Rd, Napa; 707 255-0504 Elyse – 2100 Hoffman Ln, Napa; 707 944-2900 Envy Wines – 1170 Tubbs Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-4670 ETUDE

STOP IN AND SEE THE NEW TASTING ROOM

We invite you to experience for yourself our family charm.

Open Daily 10am-4:30pm 1250 Cuttings Wharf Road, Napa 707-257-5300 | www.etudewines.com Failla – 3530 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 707 963-0530 Falcor – 2511 Napa Corporate Dr, Ste 115, Napa; 888-402-WINE Far Niente – 1350 Acacia Dr, Oakville; 707 944-2861 Farella – 2222 N. 3rd Ave, Napa; 707 254-9489 Faustini – 270 Kreuzer Lane, Napa; 707 736-6050, info@faustiniwines.com Fleury Estate Winery – 950 Galleron Rd, Rutherford; 707 967-8333 Flora Springs – The Room – 677 St. Helena Hwy So., St. Helena; 707 967-8032 Flora Springs Winery – 1978 Zinfandel Ln, St. Helena; 707 967-6723 Foley Johnson – 8350 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 963-1980 Fontanella Family – 1721 Partrick Road, Napa; 707 252-1017 Forman Vineyards – 1501 Big Rock Road, St. Helena; 707 963-3900 Franciscan Vineyards – 1178 Galleron Rd, Rutherford; 707 963-7111 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only 10-3 Open by appointment only By appt only Open by appointment only Open daily 10:30-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily by appointment 10-4 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5

OTHER NOT TO BE MISSED CAVE TOURS
SCHRAMSBERG [Calistoga] CADE WINERY [Angwin] CLOS PEGAS [Calistoga] CUVAISON [Calistoga] FAR NIENTE [Oakville] $45, 75 minutes, RSVP online or (707) 942-4558 Daily, (707) 965-2746 10:30am-5pm, (707) 942-4981 Fridays-Sundays, $25, (707) 942-2468 Daily, $50, (707) 944-2861

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FRANK FAMILY VINEYARDS – 1091 Larkmead Lane, Calistoga; 707 942-0859 Frazier Winery – 70 Rapp Lane, Napa; 707 255-3444 x107 Freemark Abbey – 3022 St. Helena Hwy 29 N., St. Helena; 707 963-9694 Frog’s Leap – 8815 Conn Creek Road, Rutherford; 707 963-4704 G Cook – 264 N. Fork Crystal Springs Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-7760 G Wine Cellars – Napa; 707 631-7702, info@gwinecellars.com Gandona Estate – 1535 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; info@gandona.com Gargiulo – 575 Oakville Crossroad, Napa; 707 944-2770 Gemella Wines – Napa; 707 261-9855 Gemstone Vineyard – Yountville; 707 944-0944 Ghost Horse Vineyards – Napa Valley; 707 738-4332, amy@ghosthorseworld.com Girard Winery – 6795 Washington, Yountville; 707 968-9297 Godspeed Vineyards – 3655 Mount Veeder Rd; 707 254-7766 Goosecross Cellars – 1119 State Lane, Yountville; 707 944-1986 Gracianna Winery – 6914 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 486-3771 GRGICH HILLS – 1829 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 963-2784 Groth – 750 Oakville Crossroad, Oakville; 707 944-0290 Guffy – 1390 Thompson Ave, Napa; 707 258-2532 Guilliams – 3851 Spring Mountain Road, St. Helena; 707 963-9059
Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment Open Daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only By appt only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only By appt only Open daily 11-7 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment only Open daily 9:30-4:30 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Joseph Cellars Winery – 4455 St. Helena Hwy, Calistoga; 707 942-9999 Open by appointment only Joseph Phelps Vineyards – 200 Taplin Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-2745 Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat-Sun 10-4 by appointment Open daily by appointment only 10-5 Juicebox – 45 Enterprise Ct, Napa; 707 254-1212 Open daily by appointment only 9-5 Juslyn – 2900 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 265-1804 (Poured at Silenus Vintners) Winery open by appointment only Kapcsandy Family Winery – 1001 State Lane, Yountville; 707 265-1804 Open by appointment only Keenan – 3660 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-9177 Open by appointment only Keever – 26 Vineyard View Dr, Yountville; 707 944-0910 Open by appointment only Kelham – 360 Zinfandel Ln; St. Helena; 707 963-2000 Open by appointment only Kelly Fleming Wines – 2339 Pickett Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-6849 Open by appointment only Kenefick Ranch – 1371 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-1004 Thu-Mon 11- 5 & by appt Kenzo Estate – 3200 Monticello Road, Napa; 707 254-7572 Open by appointment only Kitchak Cellars – 1094 Hardman Ave, Napa; 707 225-2276, tours@kitchakcellars.com By appt only Krupp Brothers – 3267 Soda Canyon Rd., Napa; 707 259-1198 Open by appointment Kuleto Estate – 2470 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 302-2209 Open by appointment only Ladera – 150 White Cottage Rd So, Angwin; 707 965-2445 Open by appointment only Laird Family Winery – 5055 Solano Ave., Napa; 707 257-0360 Open daily 10-5 Langtry Estate – 21000 Butts Canyon Rd, Middletown; 707 987-2385 Open daily 11-5 Larkmead Vineyards – 1100 Larkmead Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-0167 Open daily by appointment only 10-4 Lava Vine – 965 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-9500 Open daily 10-5 Lindstrom – 5994 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 226-6289 Exclusive tastings by appoinment only Lokoya – 7600 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 948-1968 Open by appointment only Long Meadow Ranch & Farmstead – 738 Main St, St. Helena; 707 963-4555 Open daily 11-6

JUDD’S HILL – 2332 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 255-2332

HAGAFEN CELLARS – 4160 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 252-0781 Open daily 10-5 Hall Rutherford – 56 Auberge Road, Rutherford; 707 967-0700 Open by appointment only Hall St. Helena – 401 St. Helena Hwy So, St. Helena; 707 967-2626 Open daily 10-5:30 Handwritten Wines – 1010 Main St, St Helena; 707 944-8524 Open daily, by appointment, 10am-5pm Hans Fahden Vineyards – 4855 Petrified Forest Rd, St. Helena; 707 942-6760 Open by appointment Harris Estate – 1118 Hunt Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-3193 By appt only Hartwell Vineyards – 5795 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 255-4269 Open by appointment only Havens Winery – 1004 Clinton St, Napa; 707-257-1068 x305 Tue-Sat 12-6, Sun 12-5 HdV Wines – 588 Trancas St, Napa; 707 251-9121 Open by appointment only Heibel Ranch Vineyards – Pope Valley; 707 968-9289 Open by appointment only Heitz Cellars Tasting Room – 436 St. Helena Hwy 29, St. Helena; 707 963-3542 Open daily 11-4:30 Helena View Johnston – 3500 Highway 128, Calistoga; 707 942-4956 Open by appointment only Hendry – 3104 Redwood Dr, Napa; 707 226-8320 Open by appointment only Hestan Vineyards – 6548 Washington St, Yountville; 707 945-1002 Open daily 10-6 HESS COLLECTION – 4411 Redwood Rd, Napa; 707 255-1144 Open daily 10-5:30 Hill Family Estate – 6512 Washington, Yountville; 707 944-9580 Open daily 10-6 Hill Wine Co. – 1001 Silverado Trail So, St. Helena; 707 963-7000 Open daily 10-5 Honig Vineyards – 850 Rutherford Rd, Rutherford; 707 963-5618 Open daily by appointment Hope & Grace – 6540 Washington St, Yountville; 707 944-2500 Mon-Sat 10:30-5:30, Sun 11:30-4:30 Hopper Creek – 6204 Washington St, Yountville; 707 944-0675 Open by appointment only Hunnicutt Wines –3524 Silverado Trail North, St. Helena; 707 963-2911 Open by appointment only Ilona Howell Mountain –tasted at Burgess, 1108 Deer Park Road, St. Helena; 800 752-9463 Open by appointment only Inglenook – 1991 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 968-1161 Open daily 10-5, appt recommended J. Gregory by Mark Jessup – Napa Valley; 707 474-2149, info@JGREGORYWINES.com By appt only James Cole – 5014 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 251-9905 Open by appointment only James Creek – 2249 James Creek Rd, Pope Valley; 707 965-2646 Open by appointment only JAMIESON RANCH – 1 Kirkland Ranch Road, Napa; 707 254-8673 JARVIS WINERY – 2970 Monticello Rd, Napa; 1-800-255-5280
Jax –3468 Hwy 128, Calistoga; 415 446-9505 x102 Jericho Canyon Vnyd – 3322 Old Lawley Toll Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-9665 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment Open by appointment only Open daily 10-6 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-2am By appt only

LOUIS M. MARTINI – 254 St. Helena Hwy So. (Hwy 29 ), St. Helena; 707 968-3361 Open daily 10-6 Luis Ochoa Family – 1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 341-6780 Open by appointment only Luna Vineyards – 2921 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 255-2474 Open daily 10-5 Macauley Vineyard – 3520 Silverado Trail, St Helena, 707 963-1863 By appt only Madonna Estate Winery – 5400 Old Sonoma Rd, Napa; 707 255-8864 Open daily 10-5 MadoroM Wines – 2059 Pope Canyon Rd, St. Helena, 707 265-8332, info@MadoroM.com By appt only Madrigal Vineyards – 3718 N. St. Helena Hwy, Calistoga; 707 942-6577 Open daily by appointment 10-4 Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley – 6711 Washington St, Yountville Open daily 10am-7pm Maldonado – 1307A Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-1376 Open daily 11am-6pm Marita’s Vineyard – Napa; 707 259-5313 Open by appointment only Markham Vnyds – 2812 St. Helena Hwy 29, St. Helena; 707 963-5292 Open daily 11-5 Mark Herold Wines – 710 First St, Napa; 707 256-3111 Mon-Thu 11-7, Fri-Sun 12-8 Maroon Wines – Napa; 707 257-3040 Open by appointment only Marston Family Vineyard – 3600 White Sulphur Springs Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-8490 Open by appointment Mason Cellars Oxbow Tasting Room – 7l4 First St, Napa 707 255-0658 Open Thu-Mon 11-5:30 MATERRA – 1426 Main Street, St. Helena; 707 244-4600 Mayacamas Vineyards – 1155 Lokoya Rd, Napa; 707 224-4030 McKenzie-Mueller – 2530 Las Amigas Rd, Napa; 707 252-0186 Meander – 3130 Old Lawley Toll Rd, Calistoga; 707 963-3773 Melka Wines – Oakville; 707 963 600 MENAGE A TROIS – 7481 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 800 535-6400 MERRYVALE VINEYARDS – 1000 Main St, St. Helena; 707 963-7777
Merus Wines – 424 Crystal Springs Rd, St Helena; 707 251-5551 Michael Mondavi Family – 1285 Dealy Lane, Napa; 707 256-2757 Midsummer Cellars– 264 North Crystal Springs Rd, St. Helena; 707 967-0432 Milat Vineyards – 1091 St. Helena Hwy S, St. Helena; 707 963-0758 Miner Family – 7850 Silverado Trail, Oakville; 707 944-9500 MJA – 647 Greenfield Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-3394 Modus Operandi Cellars – 45 Enterprise Ct, Napa; 530 219-6199 Montagna Napa Valley – 707 963-8651, host@montagnanapavalley.com Open Wed-Sun 11:30-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only By appt only Open daily 10-6 Open daily 11-6:30 By appt only Mon-Thu 12-5, Fri-Sun 11-5 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5:30 Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only

JESSUP CELLARS – 6740 Washington St, Yountville; 707 944-8523 Jocelyn Lonen Winery – Napa; 1-800-255-5280 John Anthony Vineyards – 1440 First Street, Napa; 707 265-7711 Jones Family – 1118 Hunt Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-3193

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MONTICELLO VINEYARDS – 4242 Big Ranch Rd, Napa; 707 253-2802
Moone-Tsai – Poured at Caldwell – 169 Kreuzer Ln, Napa; 707 255-1294 Moss Creek Winery – 6015 Steele Rd, Napa; 707 252-1295 Mount Veeder Winery – Mt. Veeder; 707-967-3993 Open daily 10-4:30 By appt only Open by appointment Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5, last seating 4:45 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only

MUMM NAPA – 8445 Silverado Trail, Rutherford; 800 MUM-NAPA Murphy Vineyards – 395 Crane Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-2516 Myriad – St. Helena; 707 287-1630

NAPA CELLARS – 7481 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 944-2565 Open daily 10-6 Napa Valley Farms – 929 Main St, St. Helena; 707 963-8011 Open by appointment Neal Family Vineyards – 716 Liparita Rd, Angwin; 707 965-2800 Open by appointment Napa Smith Winery – 1 Executive Wy, Napa; 707 254-7167 Open daily 11am-7:30pm Newton Vineyards – 2555 Madrona Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-9000 Open by appointment Neyers Vineyards– 2153 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-8840 Open by appointment Nichelini Family – 2950 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-0717 Weekends 10-5, weekdays by appointment Nickel & Nickel – 8164 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 967-9600 Open daily by appointment Nord Estate – Yountville; 707 945-1094 Open by appointment only O’Brien Estate – 1200 Orchard Ave, Napa; 707 252-8463 Open by appointment Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5 O’Shaughnessy Estate – Angwin, 707 965-2898 Open by appointment only Oakville Ranch Vineyards– 7781 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-9665 Open by appointment ODETTE ESTATE – 5998 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 224-7533 Olabisi – 974 Franklin St, Napa; 707 257-7477 OnThEdge – 1255 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 877-668-4334 Opus One – 7900 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 944-9442 Orin Swift Cellars – 1352 Main St, St. Helena; 707 967-9179 Outpost Estate Wines – Angwin; 707 965-1718 Page Wine Cellars – 6505 Washington St., Suite 7, Yountville; 707 944-2339 – 520 California Blvd, #20, Napa; 707 944-2339 Palmaz Vineyards – 4029 Hagen Road, Napa; 707 226-5587 Palisades Winery – 3130 Old Lawley Toll Rd, Calistoga; 707 963-3773 Paloma Vineyard – 4013 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-7504 Paoletti Vineyards – 4501 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-0689 Paradigm – 1277 Dwyer Rd, Oakville; 707 944-1683 Paraduxx – 7257 Silverado Trail, Yountville; 707 945-0890 Patland Estate – 2431 Soda Canyon Rd, Napa; 888-539-4717 Patz & Hall – 851 Napa Valley Corporate Way, Ste A, Napa; 707 265-7700 Peacock Family – 3100 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 967-0770 Pedemonte Cellars – 1620 S. Whitehall Lane, St. Helena; 707 933-8352 PEJU – 8466 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 963-3600 Peter Franus Wine Company – Napa; 707 945-0542 Pheonix – 3175 Dry Creek Road, Napa; 877 374-6364 Phifer Pavitt Winery – 4660 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-4787 Piña Napa Valley – 8060 Silverado Trail, Rutherford; 707 738-9328 PINE RIDGE – 5901 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 252-9777
PlumpJack Winery – 620 Oakville Crossroad, Oakville; 707 945-1220 Open daily 10:30-4 Open daily 12-5:30 Sun-Thu 10-5:30, Fri-Sat 10-8 Open daily by appointment Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Daily 10-6 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only By appt only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment Open by appointment By appt only Open Wed-Sun 10-4 Open by appointment Open by appointment only Open daily 10-6 Open by appointment only By advance appointment only Tastings by appointment Mon-Sat 11 & 1 Open daily by appointment 10-4 Open daily 10:30-4:30 Open daily 10-4 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment Open by appointment Open daily 10-4

Pet Friendly Wineries
NAPA VALLEY
FRENCHIE WINERY AT RAYMOND VINEYARDS [St. Helena] Outdoor, shady dog suite, complete with their very own wine barrel bed. Watch your best friend, via the “Frenchie Cam,” enjoying the outdoors while you enjoy your wine tasting experience indoors. 849 Zinfandel Lane, St. Helena CA 94574, Mon-Sun 10am-4pm, (707) 963-3141 MUMM NAPA [Rutherford] Staff will bring water bowl and treats along with your bubbles. 8445 Silverado Trail, Rutherford, CA 94573, 1-800-686-6272 HESS COLLECTION – Garden area only. 4411 Redwood Rd, Napa, (707) 255-1144 GRGICH HILLS CELLAR – 1829 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford, 1-800-532-3057 RUTHERFORD HILL – 200 Rutherford Hill Rd, Rutherford, (707) 963-1871 CHARLES KRUG – 2800 Main St, St. Helena, (707) 967-2229 MERRYVALE VINEYARDS – 1000 Main St, St. Helena, (707) 963-7777 POPE VALLEY VINEYARDS – 6613 Pope Valley Rd, Pope Valley, (707) 965-1246 ELIZABETH SPENCER WINES – 1165 Rutherford Road, Rutherford; 707 963-6067

SONOMA COUNTY
D’ARGENZIO WINERY [Santa Rosa] 1301 Cleveland Avenue, Santa Rosa CA 95401, (707) 546-2466 DE LORIMIER [Geyserville] 2001 Hwy. 128, Geyserville; 800-546-7718 KUNDE WINERY [Kenwood] Bring your dog with you on a vineyard hike. 9825 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood CA 95452, (707) 833-5501 LARSON FAMILY WINERY [Sonoma] Dog, kid and family friendly; open field/picnic area, pet-related events 23355 Millerick Road, Sonoma CA 95476, (707) 938-3031 MUTT LYNCH WINERY [Healdsburg] 602 Limerick Lane, Healdsburg CA 95448, (707) 942-6180 ST. FRANCIS WINERY & VINEYARDS [Santa Rosa] Pet-friendly veranda, annual ‘Blessing of the Animals’ event 500 Pythian Rd, Santa Rosa CA 95409, (707) 538-9463 ALDERBROOK WINERY – 2306 Magnolia Dr, Healdsburg, (707) 433-5987 AMISTA WINERY – 3320 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg, (707) 431-9200 FOPPIANO VINEYARDS – 12707 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg, (707) 433-7272 MEADOWCROFT WINES – 23574 Arnold Dr/Hwy. 121, Sonoma, (707) 934-4090 WILSON WINERY – 1960 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg, (707) 433-4355

POPE VALLEY WINERY – 6613 Pope Valley Road, Pope Valley; 707 965-1246
Porter Family Vineyards – Napa; 707 265-7980 Pride Mountain Wines – 4026 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-4949

PRAGER WINERY & PORT WORKS – 1281 Lewelling, St. Helena; 707 963-Port (7678)Open daily 10:30-4:30 PROVENANCE – 1695 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 707 968-3633
Quintessa – 1601 Silverdo Trail, St. Helena; 707 967-1601 Quixote – 6126 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-2659

RAYMOND VINEYARD – 849 Zinfandel Ln, St. Helena; 707 963-3141

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WINERY LISTINGS | WINE COUNTRY THIS WEEK
RAZI WINERY With a boutique-winery touch, on the Silverado Trail… “Everything we know is in the bottle.” Schedule a tasting daily 10:30 am to 5:30 pm 3108 Silverado Trail, Napa Valley • (707) 224-4299 Sodaro Estate – 24 Blue Oak Lane, Napa; 707 251-8216 Solovino – 1334-B Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-1376 Somerston Tasting Room – 6490 Washington, Yountville; 707 944-8200 Somerston Vineyards – 3450 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena; 707 944-8414 Spelletich Cellars – 425 Gateway Rd W, Napa; 707 363-5757 Spottswoode – 1902 Madrona Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-0134 Spring Mountain – 2805 Spring Mtn. Rd, St. Helena; 707 967-4188 ST. CLEMENT
“BEST BOUTIQUE WINERY” & “LOCAL WINEMAKER” Two Years in a Row

REATA AT JAMIESON RANCH – 1 Kirkland Ranch Road, Napa; 707 254-8673 Open daily 10-5 Regusci Winery – 5584 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 254-0403 Open daily 10-5 Reid Family Vineyards – 1020 Borrette Ln, Napa; 707 252-3195 By appt only Relic – St. Helena; 707 967-9380 Open by appointment only Revana Family – 2930 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 707 967-8814 Open by appointment Reverie Winery – 1250 Diamond Mtn Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-6800 Open by appointment Revival Vineyards – 1889 West Zinfandel Ln, St. Helena; 707 280-7813 By appt only Reynolds Family – 3266 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 258-2558 Open daily, by appointment, 10-4:30 Rios Wine – 1334-B Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-1376 Open daily 10:30-6:30 Ripe Peak Winery – Napa Valley; 707 227-2293 By appt only Ritchie Creek – 4024 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-4661 Open by appointment Road 31 Wine Co – Napa; 707 649-1200 Open by appointment only Robert Biale – 4038 Big Ranch Rd, Napa; 707 257-7555 Open by appointment Robert Craig Winery – 625 Imperial Way, Napa; 707 252-2250 x1 Open by appointment Mon-Sat 10-4 Robert Keenan – 3660 Spring Mtn. Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-9177 Open by appointment ROBERT MONDAVI – 7801 St. Helena Hwy 29, Oakville; 707 968-2001 Robert Sinskey Vnyds – 6320 Silverado Trail, Yountville; 707 944-9090 Robinson Family Vnyds – 5880 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-8004 Rocca – 129 Devlin Rd, Napa; 707 257-8467, info@roccawines.com ROMBAUER VINEYARD – 3522 Silverado Trail, No, St. Helena; 707 963-5170 Round Pond Winery – 886 Rutherford Rd, Rutherford; 1-888-302-2575 Rosalynd Winery – 901 Enterprise Way,  Napa, 707 337-3348 Rudd Winery – 500 Oakville Cross Rd, Oakville; 707 944-8577 Ruston Family – 2798 Spring St, St. Helena; 707 967-8025 Rustridge Ranch – 2910 Lower Chiles Valley Rd, St. Helena; 707 965-9353 Rutherford Grove – 1673 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 707 963-0544 RUTHERFORD HILL – 200 Rutherford Hill Rd, Rutherford; 707 963-1871 Rutherford Ranch – 1680 Silverado Trail, Rutherford; 707 968-3200 Saddleback Cellars – 7802 Money Road, Oakville; 707 944-1305 Saintsbury – 1500 Los Carneros Ave, Napa; 707 252-0592 Salvestrin Vineyard – 397 Main Street, St. Helena; 707 963-5105 Saviez Vineyards – 4060 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-5889 School House Vineyards – 3549 Langtry Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-4240 Schramsberg – 1400 Schramsberg Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-2414 Schweiger Vineyards – 4015 Spring Mt Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-4882 Sciandri Family – 50 Kreuse Canyon Rd, Coombsville/Napa; 707 277-4999 x3 Seavey Vineyard – 1310 Conn Valley Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-8339 SEQUOIA GROVE – 8338 St. Helena Hwy 29, Rutherford; 707 944-2945 Shafer Vineyards – 6154 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-2877 Sherwin Family – 4060 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-1154 Signorello Vineyards – 4500 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 255-5990 Silenus Vintners – 5225 Solano Ave, Napa; 707 299-3930 Silver Oak Cellars – 915 Oakville Crossroad, Oakville; 1-800-273-8809 Silverado Trail Wine Studio – 3105 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 226-8569 Silverado Vineyards – 6121 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 257-1770 Sky Vineyards – 1500 Lokoya Rd, Napa; 707 935-1391 Smith Madrone – 4022 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-2283
Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment Opening soon Open daily 10-5 By appointment By appt only Open Tues-Sat by appointment Open by appointment Open by appointment Open daily 10-4:30 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10-4:30 Open daily by appointment 10-4 Open Mon-Sat by appointment Open by appointment Open by appointment Open by appointment Open daily by appointment 10-4 Open by appointment Open by appointment only Open by appointment Open daily 10:30-5 Open by appointment Open by appointment Fri-Sun 10-5, Mon-Thu by appointment Open by appointment only Open Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 11-5 Fri & Sat 11-4, Thu-Tue by appt Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment Open by appointment

Open by appointment Open daily 10:30-6:30 Daily 10am-10pm Daily 10-4 Open by appointment Open by appointment Open by appointment

2867 St. Helena North, St. Helena Open Daily 12-5pm 866-877-5939 | www.stclement.com St. Helena Wine Center – 1321 Main St, St. Helena; 707 963-1313 Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 10-5 St. Helena Winery – 100 Pratt Ave, St. Helena; 707 967-9463 Open by appointment St. Supéry Estate Vnyds & Winery – 8440 St. Helena Hwy, Rutherford; 800 942-0809 Daily 10-5 Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars – 5766 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 944-2020 Open daily 10-4:30 Stagecoach Vineyard – 3267 Soda Canyon Rd., Napa; 707 259-1198 Open by appointment Staglin Family – 1570 Bella Oaks Ln, Rutherford; 707 944-0477 Open by appointment Stags’ Leap Winery – 6150 Silverado Trail, Napa; 1-800-395-2441 By advance appointment only

STERLING VINEYARDS – 1111 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga; 707 942-3344 Stoneheath Winery – Napa; 707 257-0701 Stonehedge Winery – 1004 Clinton St, Napa; 707 257-1068 x305 Stony Hill Vineyard – Call for directions,St. Helena; 707 963-2636 Storybook Mountain – 3835 Hwy 128, Calistoga; 707 942-5310 Sullivan Vineyard – 1090 Galleron Rd, Rutherford; 707 963-9646 SUMMERS ESTATE – 1171 Tubbs Lane, Calistoga; 707 942-5508 Summit Lake – 2000 Summit Lake Dr, Angwin; 707 965-2488 SUTTER HOME WINERY – 277 St. Helena Hwy S, St. Helena; 707 963-3104

Mon-Fri 10:30-5, Sat-Sun 10-5 Open by appointment Tue-Sat 12-6, Sun 12-5 Open Mon-Fri 9-5 by appt only Open by appointment Open daily 10-5 by appointment Open daily 10:30-4:30 Open by appointment

Open daily 10-5 Swanson Vineyards – 1271 Manley Ln, Rutherford; 707 967-3500 Open by appointment T-Vine Cellars – (at Regusci) 3120 Old Lawley Toll Rd,  Calistoga; by prior appointment 707 942-1543 Tallulah Wines – 1043 Vallejo St, Napa; 707 843-1823 Open by appointment Tamber Bey Vnyds – 1234 Adams St, St. Helena; 707 968-5345 Open daily 10-6 Taste at Oxbow – 708 First Street, Napa; 707 265-9600 Closed Tues, Fri 12-7, Sat-Mon 12-6, Wed-Thu 12-6 Tasting Room, The – at the Napa Wine Co, 40 St. Helena Hwy, Oakville; 707 848-9630 Open daily 10-4:30 Taylor Family Vineyards –5991 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 255-3593 Open by appointment Tayson Pierce Estate Wines – Rutherford Rd, Rutherford; 707 968-9780 By appointment only Teachworth – 4451 St. Helena Hwy, Calistoga; 707 942-8432 Open by appointment Tedeschi Family Winery – 2779 Grant St. Calistoga; 707 337-5526 Tue-Sun 12-4:30 by appointment only Terra Valentine – 3787 Spring Mountain Rd, St. Helena; 707 967-8340 Open by appointment The Terraces – 1450 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 707 963-1707 Open by appointment Tobias Vineyards – By prior appointment, dawn@tobiasvineyards.com Tofanelli Family – 1212 Pine St, Calistoga; 707 942-6504 Open by appointment only Tom Eddy – 3870 Hwy 128, Calistoga; 707 942-4267 Open by appointment Tournesol Wine – Napa; 707 287-7557 Open by appointment only Trahan Winery – 974 Franklin St, Napa; 707 257-7477 Open daily 11-6 Trefethen Vineyards – 1160 Oak Knoll Ave, Napa; 707 255-7700 Open daily 10-4:30 Tres Sabores – 1620 S. Whitehall Lane, St. Helena; 707 967-8027 Open by appointment Trespass Vineyard – 1859 Hillview Place, St. Helena; 707 963-0804 Open by appointment

TRINCHERO NAPA VALLEY – 3070 N. St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 1-800-473-4454 Trinitas Cellars – at The Meritage Resort, 875 Bordeaux Way, Napa; 707 251-3012 Tristant – 1012 Bale Ln, Calistoga; 707 942-0600 Truchard – 3234 Old Sonoma Rd, Napa; 707 253-7153

Open daily 10-5 Open daily 11-7 Open by appointment Open by appointment

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Editor ’s Picks
Tudal Winery – 1015 Big Tree Rd, St. Helena; 707 963-3947 Open by appointment Tulocay – 1426 Coombsville Rd, Napa; 707 255-4064 Open by appointment Turnbull Wine Cellars – 8210 Highway 29, Oakville; 707 963-5839 Open daily 10-5 Twomey Cellars – 1183 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga; 800-505-4850 Open Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-5 Ubuntu Annex – Tasting Room, 1130 Main St, Napa; 707 251-5656 Mon-Wed 12-6, Thu-Fri 12-8, Sat-Sun 11-8 by appt Uncorked at Oxbow – 605 First St, Napa; 707 927-5864 Open daily 12-8 Up Valley Vintners – 1371 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-1004 Thu-Sat 11-8, Sun, Mon 11-6, Tue & Wed 12-5 V Madrone – 3169 St. Helena Hwy N, St. Helena; 707 963-3573 Open by appointment V Wine Cellars – 6525 Washington St, Yountville; 707 531-7053 Open daily 10-7

Sonoma County ’s

V. SATTUI WINERY – Corner Hwy 29 & White Ln, St. Helena; 707 963-7774 Van Der Heyden – 4057 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 257-0130
Varozza Vineyards – 514 Pratt Ave, St. Helena; 707 963-0331

Open daily 9-6 (Winter hours till 5) Open daily 10-6 by appointment Open by appointment only

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BUENA VISTA CAVE TOUR AND TASTING [Sonoma] In the historic cellars, taste wines straight from the barrel then enjoy a few bottled wines to witness the wines’ evolution. Tour lasts 1 hour. Daily, 11:30 by appointment, $30 Guest/$24 Wine Club 18000 Old Winery Road, 1-800-926-1266 FRITZ UNDERGROUND WINERY [Healdsburg] Three story winery tour: Crushpad, tank room & underground barrel room/cave – a great chance to go underground and hear about how they use gravity flow to make their wine. $20pp, includes a Reserve Tasting, lasts about an hour. Cave tours weekends, by appointment, (707) 894-3389 ALEXANDER VALLEY VINEYARDS [Healdsburg] Voted “Sonoma’s Best Winery.” Taste the history, tradition and excellence at this family owned estate. Complimentary barrel tasting/cave tours, 11am & 2pm Private Tours available by appointment for $10pp (707) 433-7209 SIMI WINERY VISITOR CENTER [Healdsburg] Tour the historic stone cellars, stroll through the redwood grove and gardens followed by a sit-down tasting. Daily at 11 a.m. and again at 2 p.m., $10pp Two miles north of the Healdsburg Plaza 16275 Healdsburg Ave, 1-800-746-4880 KELLER ESTATE [Petaluma] Cave & vineyard tour with sit-down tasting in Reserve Room, architecturally renown state-of-the-art facility Cave Tour & Barrel Tasting $40 ($20 mention WCTW ) Fridays & Saturdays only 11:30am and 2pm (1 hour) 5875 Lakeville Highway, Reservations: (707) 765-2117

Open daily 10-6 Vellum – Napa; 707 879-8355, jeff@vellumwines.com By appt only Venge – 4708 Silverado Trail, Napa; 707 942-9100 Wed-Sun by appointment only Verismo Wines – 100 Rapp Ln, Napa; 707 944 WINE (9463) Open by appointment only Vermeil Wines – 1255 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga; 877-668-4334 Sun-Thu 10-5:30, Fri-Sat 10-8 Vermeil Wines – 1018 First Street, Napa; 707 254-9881 Sun-Thu 10-5:30, Fri-Sat 10-8 Viader Winery – 1120 Deer Park Rd, Deer Park; 707 963-3816 ext. 110 Open by advance appointment Vinoce & Twenty Rows – 880 Vallejo Street, Napa; 707 265-7750 Tue-Sat 11-5, Sun & Mon by appt Vincent Arroyo Winery – 2361 Greenwood Ave, Calistoga; 707 942-6995 Open daily 10-4:30 by appointment Vine Cliff Winery – 7400 Silverado Trail, Yountville; 707 944-1364 Open daily 10-5 by appointment Vineyard 29 – 2929 St Helena Hwy, St. Helena; 707 963-9292 Open by appointment Vineyard 7 & 8 – 4028 Spring Mountain Road, St. Helena; 707 963-9425 Mon-Fri 10-2 by appointment Vin Roc – Napa; 707 265-0943, Cheers@VinRocNapa.com By appt only Vine Hill Ranch – Oakville; 707 944-8130 By appt only Vintner’s Collective – 1245 Main St, Napa; 707 255-7150 Open daily 11-6 Volker Eisele Family – 3080 Lower Chiles Valley Rd, St. Helena; 707 965-9485 Open by appointment only Volta Wine– 3108 Silverado Trail, Yountville; 707 501-4060 Open by appointment only Von Strasser – 1510 Diamond Mtn. Rd, Calistoga; 707 942-0930 Open by appointment 10:30-4:30 W. H. Smith– 1307 Lincoln Avenue, Suite B, Calistoga; 707 942-1194 Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu 10-5, Fri-Sat 10-6:30 Waterstone – Taste at Oxbow, 708 First St, Napa; 707 265-9600 Closed Tues, Fri 12-7, Sat-Mon 12-6, Wed-Thu 12-6 Waugh Cellars – Napa; 888-883-WINE (9463) Open by appointment only Wermuth Winery – 3942 Silverado Trail, Calistoga; 707 942-5924 Open Ralph is there Whetstone Wine Cellars – Tasted at Ubuntu Annex 1130 Main Street, Napa; 707 254-0600 Open by appointment White Cottage Ranch – 555 College Ave, Angwin; 707 965-0516 Open by appointment 10-5

VELO VINO – pouring Clif Family Wines, 709 Main St, St. Helena; 707 968-0625

WHITEHALL LANE – 1563 St. Helena Hwy S. (Hwy 29), St. Helena; 800-963-9454 x 19
White Rock Vineyard – Napa William Cole Vnyds – 2849 Saint Helena Hwy North, St. Helena; 707 963-6100 William Harrison Vnyrds – 1443 Silverado Trail, St. Helena; 707 963-8310

Open daily 10-5:45 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 11-5

WILLIAM HILL ESTATE WINERY – 1761 Atlas Peak Road, Napa; 707 265-3024 Open daily 10-5 by appt Wine Garage – 1020 Foothill Blvd (Hwy 29), Calistoga; 707 942-5332 Open Wed-Sat 11-6 Wineries of Napa Valley – 1285 Napa Town Center, Napa; 707 253-9450 Mon-Tue 11-7, Wed-Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 10-9, Sun 11-7 Wing Canyon Vineyard – 3100 Mt. Veeder Rd, Napa; 707 265-8798 Open by appointment only Witt Estate – 1500 Whitehall Ln, St. Helena; 707 967-8046 Open by appointment X Winery – 1405 2nd Street, Napa; 707 204-9522 Open by appointment only Y Rousseau Wines – 902 Enterprise Way, Ste. O, Napa; 415-713-4203 Open by appointment only Yates Family Vineyard – 3104 Redwood Rd, Napa; 707-226-1800 Open daily by appointment only Young Ridge Estate – 1200 Thompson Ave, Napa; 707 265-8400 Open by appointment only Z-52 – Poured at Taste at Oxbow, 708 First St, Napa; 707 265-9600 Sun-Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 11-9 Zahtila Vineyards – 2250 Lake County Hwy; Calistoga; 707 942-9251 Daily 10-4:30 ZD WINES – 8383 Silverado Trail, Rutherford; 707 963-5188
Open daily 10-4:30

OTHER NOT TO BE MISSED CAVE TOURS
SCHUG CARNEROS ESTATE [Sonoma] Tour vineyard, crushpad, winery and wine caves $20, (707) 939-9363 KUNDE FAMILY ESTATE WINERY [Sonoma] 32,000 square feet of wine caves $10, cave tours complimentary, (707) 833-5501 DEERFIELD RANCH [Kenwood] Tasting room is inside the 23,000 square feet wine cave GUNDLACH BUNDSCHU [Sonoma] Elegant sit-down tasting in the cave $10-$25, (707) 833-5215

$20, daily 2:30pm, RSVP: (707) 938-5277

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. SONOMA COUNTY A. Rafanelli Winery – 4685 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1385 Acorn Winery – 12040 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg; 707 433-6440 Adobe Road Winery – 1995 S. McDowell Blvd, Petaluma; 707 939-7967 – 481 1st Street West, Sonoma; 707 939-9099 Adrian Fog – Healdsburg; 707 431-1174 Akoma Zoume – 3030 Cavedale Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 996-1787 Albini Family Vineyards – 886 Jensen Ln, Windsor; 707 838-9249 Alderbrook Winery – 2306 Magnolia, Healdsburg; 800 405-5987 Amista Vineyards – 3320 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-9200 Charles Creek Vineyard – 483 First St. W., Sonoma; 707 935-3848 Charles Heintz – Sebastopol; 877 874-3852 Chasseur – Sebastopol; 707 829-1941 Chateau Diana – 6195 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg; 707 431-8161 Chateau Adore – 4080 Old Redwood Hwy, Santa Rosa; 7070 548-3979 Chateau Felice – 322 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 431-8161 CHATEAU ST. JEAN WINERY
VOTED ‘BEST TASTING ROOM’

Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Daily 11-6:30 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 11-4:30

Open daily 11-6 Open by appointment only Open by appointment Fri 10 & 2 Open daily 11-5 Call for hours Thu-Sun 11-10

ALEXANDER VALLEY VINEYARDS – 8644 Hwy 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-7209

Enjoy Acclaimed Gardens • Gourmet Picnic Fare Wines by the Glass

8555 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood www.ChateauStJean.com | 877-478-5326 Christie Vineyards – 851 Limerick Lane, Healdsburg; 707 431-0662 Christopher Creek – 641 Limerick Ln, Healdsburg; 707 433-2001 Clarbec – 19368 Orange Ave, Sonoma; 707 996-4012 Clary Ranch – 3461 Middle Two Rock Rd, Petaluma; 707 766-7466 Claypool Cellars – 6761 Sebastopol Ave, Ste 500 , Sebastopol; 707 861-9358 Open by appointment only Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only Open by appointment only Sat-Sun 1-5 or by appt

AMOROSA BELLA – at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1826 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Amphora Wines – 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-7767 Open daily 11-4:30 Anaba Wines – 60 Bonneau Rd, Sonoma; 707 996-4188 Open daily 10:30-5:30 Ancient Oak Cellars – 637 Fourth St, Santa Rosa; 707 536-1546 Open Mon-Sat 11-5, Fri 7pm, Sun 12-5 Arbios/Praxis – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Archipel – 4611 Thomas Rd, Healdsburg; 800-273-0177 Open by appointment Mon-Sat 10-5 Arista Winery – 7015 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 473-0606 Open daily 11-5 ARMIDA WINERY – 2201 Westside Road, Healdsburg; 707 433-2222
Arnot-Roberts – Healdsburg; 707 433-2400 Arrowood Vnyds & Winery – 14347 Sonoma Hwy 12, Glen Ellen; 707 935-2600 Atascadero Creek – 4114 Ross Road, Sebastopol; 707 824-8204 – 6542 Front Street, Forestville; 707 812-7101 Baker Lane – Poured at Vinoteca –3358 Coffey Lane, Ste C, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment only Thu-Mon 12-5, Tue-Wed by apt Open Fri-Sun 11-5

CLINE CELLARS – 24737 Arnold Drive, Sonoma; 707 940-4000 Open daily 10-6 Clos du Bois – 19410 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 857-3100 Open daily 10-4:30 Clouds Rest Vineyards – Sonoma; 707 765-0841 Open by appointment only Colagrossi Wines –3360 Coffey Ln Suite E, Santa Rosa; 707 237-4980 Call ahead for appointment Collier Falls – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12,Kenwood; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 Poured at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 10:30-4:30 COMPASS WINES – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal Copain Wines – 7800 Eastside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 836-8822 Open Thu-Sun 11-5 or by appt Corda – 845 Chileno Valley Rd, Petaluma; 707 781-9310 Open by appointment only Coturri Winery – 6725 Enterprise Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 525-9125 Open by appointment only D & L Carinalli Vineyards – 2900 Llano Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 795-7052 Open by appointment only D’Argenzio – 1301 Clevelend Ave, Ste A, Santa Rosa; 707 280-4658 Open daily 11-5 Dashe Cellars – Poured at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 10:30-4:30 Da Vero – 766 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-8000 Wed-Mon 10-5 David Coffaro – 7485 Dry Creek Rd, Geyserville; 707 433-9715 Open daily 11-4 David Noyes – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 Davis Family Vnyds – 52 Front St, Healdsburg; 707 433-3858 Thu-Sun 11-4:30 Deerfield Ranch – 10200 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood; 707 833-5215 Open daily 10:30-4:30 Dehlinger – 4101 Vine Hill Rd, Sebastopol; 707 823-2378 Jan-Aug by appointment, Fridays only De La Montanya – 999 Foreman Ln., Healdsburg; 707 433-3711 Open daily 11-4:30 Del Carlo – 4939 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 484-2430 Open by appointment only DE LOACH VNYDS – 1791 Olivet Road, Santa Rosa; 707 526-9111 DE LORIMIER WINERY (formerly Mosaic)– 2001 Hwy 128, Geyserville; 800 546-7718
Deux Amis – 602 Limerick Ln, Healdsburg; 707 431-7945 Dom Whitney Wines – 9000 Windsor Rd, Suite B, Windsor; 707 657-7804 Draxton Wines – 4001 Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-3300 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10:30-5 Open by appointment only Thu-Fri 2-8, Sat 12-8, Sun 12-6 Open daily 10:30-5 Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal Open daily 10:30-4:30 Open by appointment only

BALLETTO – 5700 Occidental Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 568-2455 Open daily 10-5 B.R. COHN WINERY – 15000 Sonoma Hwy 12, Glen Ellen; 800-330-4064 Open daily 10-5 B WISE VNYDS – 9077 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood; 707 282-9169 Open daily, appointments recommended
Bartholomew Park – 1000 Vineyard Ln., Sonoma; 707 935-9511 Open daily 11-4:30 Battaglini Wines – 2948 Piner Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 578-4091 Open by appointment only Bedarra Vineyards –Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Bella Vnyds & Wine Caves – 9711 West Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 473-9171 Open daily 11-4:30 Benovia Winery – 3339 Hartman Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 526-4441 Open by appointment only Benziger Family Winery – 1883 London Ranch Rd, Glen Ellen; 888 490-2739 Open daily 10-5 Bluenose Wines – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries, 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Open daily 11-5 Blue Rock Vineyards – Cloverdale; 707 481-0867 Open by appointment only Bonneau Family – Carneros Deli, 23001 Arnold Dr, Sonoma; 800-996-0420 Open daily 11-6:30 (5 in winter) Branham Estate – Poured at Downtown Wine: 132 Plaza St, Healdsburg; 707 473-0337 Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 11-7, Sun 11-5

BRUTOCAO CELLARS – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 BRYTER ESTATES – 25 East Napa St, Suite E, Sonoma; 707 501-8272
Bucklin Old Hill Ranch – 8 Old Hill Ranch Rd; Glen Ellen 707 933-1726

Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal Tues-Sun 11-6 Open by appointment only

BUENA VISTA WINERY – 18000 Old Winery Rd, Sonoma; 800-926-1266 Open daily 10-5 Bump Wine Cellars – 521 Broadway, Suite A, Sonoma 707 228-9214 Wed-Mon 12-6 C. Donatiello – 320 Center St, Healdsburg; 707 431-4442 Sun-Thurs, 10:30-6:30, Fri-Sat, 10:30-10pm Cahill Winery – 4950 Ross Rd, Sebastopol; 707 823-1335 Mon-Fri 9-4, Sat-Sun 10-5 Caluna Vineyards – Poured at Vinoteca –3358 Coffey Lane, Ste C, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 Open Fri-Sun 11-5 Camellia Cellars – 57 Front St., Healdsburg; 707 433-1290 Open daily 11-6 Captûre – Healdsburg; 707 395-0457 Open by appointment only Carol Shelton – 3354-B Coffey Ln, Santa Rosa; 707 575-3441 Open by appointment, 11-4 Cass Winery – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 CELLARS OF SONOMA – 133 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1826 CHALK HILL – 10300 Chalk Hill Rd, Healdsburg; 707 657-4837
Chandelle Winery – Call for tasting, 707 938-5862 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Open daily 10-4

DREYER WINE – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St, Sonoma; 707 935-1200 DRY CREEK VINEYARD – 3770 Lambert Bridge Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1000
Duchamp Estate – 280 Chiquita Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-6665

DUNAH VNYDS – at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Dutch Bill Creek – Sebastopol; 877 874-3852 Open by appointment only Dutcher Crossing – 8533 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-2700 Open daily 11-5 Dutton Estate – 8757 Green Valley Rd; Sebastopol; 707 829-9463 Open daily 10-5 Dutton-Goldfield– 3100 Grevenstein Highway North, Sebastopol; 707-827-3600 Open daily 10-4:30 Edmeades Tasting Room– 20 Matheson St, Healdsburg; 800 994-2454 Open daily 10:30-5:30 Ehret Winery – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6

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EN GARDE TASTING ROOM – 9077 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 282-9216 Enkidu Wine – 8910 Sonoma Hwy. 12, Kenwood; 707 833-6100 Envolve Tasting Room – 27 East Napa St, Suite A, Sonoma; 707 939-5385 ERIC K. JAMES VINEYARDS – 452 First Street E, Sonoma Plaza; 707 996-1364 Eric Kent Wine Cellars – Santa Rosa ; 707 527-9700 ERIC ROSS – 14300 Arnold Dr, Glen Ellen; 707 939-8525
Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Everett Ridge – 435 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1637 Family Wineries of Dry Creek Valley – 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100

Open daily 11-6 Open daily 12-6 Open daily 11-6 Open daily 11-8, Tu 11-7 Nov 15 -Aug 15 by appt Open daily 11-5 Open daily 11-6 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10:30-4:30 Open by appointment only Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal

FAVERO VNYDS – 3939 Lovall Valley Rd, Sonoma; 707 935-3939
– Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200

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Hart‘s Desire – Poured at Waterfront Tasting Rm: 53 Front St, Healdsburg; 707 433-3097 Thu-Mon 11-5 Harvest Moon Estate – 2192 Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 573-8711 Open daily 10-5 Hauck Cellars – 223 Center St, Healdsbug; 707 473-9065 Mon-Thu 11:30-4:30, Fi-Sun 11:30-5, Closed Wed Hawkes Wine – 6734 Hwy. 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-4295 Open daily 10-5 Hawkes Wine Tasting Rm – 383 1st Street West, Sonoma; 707 938-7620 Open daily 12-6 Hawley Wines – 6387 W Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-2705 Open by appointment only Haywood Winery – 25 East Napa St, Ste C; 707 933-3001 Open daily 11-6 Highway 12 Winery – 498 First St. E, Sonoma; 707 938-8091 Open daily 10:30-5:30 Hobo – Poured at Downtown Wine: 132 Plaza St, Healdsburg; 707 473-0337 Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 11-7, Sun 11-5 Holdredge – 51 Front St, Healdsburg; 707 431-1424 Sat-Sun 11-4:30 or by appt Homewood Winery – 23120 Burndale Rd, Sonoma; 707 996-6353 Open daily 10-4 Hook and Ladder – 2134 Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 526-2255 Open daily 10-4:30 HOP KILN WINERY HKG ESTATE WINES Honoring the Past, Handcrafting the Future
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113 Plaza St, Healdsburg; 707 431-2222 Tue-Sun 11-6 Field Stone Winery – 10075 Hwy 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-7266 Open daily 10-5 Fisher Vineyards – 6200 St.Helena Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 539-7511 Open by appointment only Flocchini – 1305-A Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707-595-1488 Thu-Mon 11-6, Tue-Wed by appointment Flowers Vineyard & Winery – 28500 Seaview Rd, Cazadero; 707 847-3661x32 Open by appointment Foggy Valley – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Folk Machine – Poured at Downtown Wine: 132 Plaza St, Healdsburg; 707 473-0337 Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 11-7, Sun 11-5 Foppiano Vineyards – 12707 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg; 707 433-7272 Open daily 11-5 Forchini Vineyards – 5141 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-8886 Fri-Sun 11-4:30, Mon-Thur by appt Forth Vnyds – Poured at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 10:30-4:30 Fort Ross Vnyds Tasting Room – 15725 Meyers Grade Rd, Jenner; 707 847-3460 Open by appointment

6050 Westside Road, Healdsburg (707) 433-6491, HopKilnWinery.com House Band Wines – 1301 Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707-509-3786 Hudson Street Wineries – 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Icaria Creek Winery – 27750 Asti Rd, Cloverdale; 707 486-9623 Fri-Sun 12-6 or by appt Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only

FOYT FAMILY WINES – at Meadowcroft Wine: 23574 Arnold Dr/Hwy 121, Sonoma; 707 934-4090 Open daily 11-6 Francis Ford Coppola – 300 Via Archimedes, Geyserville; 707 857-1400 Open daily 11-6 Freeman Winery – 1300 Montgomery Rd, Sebastopol; 707 823-6937 Open by appointment only Frick – 23072 Walling Road, Geyserville; 707 857-1980 Sat-Sun 12-4:30 (Summers Fri) FRITZ WINERY – 24691 Dutcher Creek Rd, Cloverdale; 707 894-3389 Open daily 10:30-4:30 Frost Watch – Poured at Vinoteca –3358 Coffey Lane, Ste C, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 Open Fri-Sun 11-5 Gann Family – Poured at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Garden Creek Ranch– 2335 Geysers Rd, Geyserville; 707 433-8345 Open by appointment only Gary Farrell Wines – 10701 Westside Rd, Healdsburg;707 473-2909 Open daily 10:30-4:30 GEYSER PEAK WINERY – At Canyon Rd, 22281 Chianti Rd, Geyserville; 707 857-2500
Glen Lyon Vineyards – Sonoma; 707 833-0032 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 11-6

IL CUORE – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal Imagery Estate – 14355 Hwy 12, Glen Ellen; 707 935-4515 Weekdays 10-4:30, Weekends 10-5:30 Inman Family – 3900 Piner Road, Santa Rosa; 707 293-9576 Fri -Sun 11-4 or by appt. Inspiration Vnyds & Winery –3360 Coffey Ln Suite E, Santa Rosa; 707 237-4980 Open daily 11-4:30 Iron Horse – 9786 Ross Station Rd, Sebastopol; 707 887-1507 Open daily 10-4:30 J Keverson – Poured at Waterfront Tasting Rm: 53 Front St, Healdsburg; 707 433-3097 Thu-Mon 11-5 J Lynne Wines – Poured at Vine Tastings: 9058 Windsor Rd, Windsor; 707 620-0833 Mon-Fri 12-8pm, late weekends J Rickards Winery – 24505 Chianti Rd, Cloverdale; 707 758-3441 Tue-Sat 11-4 J Vineyard & Winery – 11447 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg; 707 431-3646 Open daily 11-5 JACUZZI VINEYARDS – 24724 Arnold Drive, Sonoma; 707 931-7575 Open daily 10-5:30 JAMES FAMILY – Poured at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 JAQK CELLARS – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal
Jazz Cellars – 1305-A Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707-595-1488 Thu-Mon 11-6, Tue-Wed by appointment Johnson’s Alexander Valley Wines – 8333 Hwy 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-2319 Open daily 11-4 John Tyler Wines – 4353 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 473-0123 Open daily 10:30-5 Jordan – 1474 Alexander Valley Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-5250 Open by appointment only

GLORIA FERRER CAVES & VNYDS – 23555 Hwy 121, Sonoma; 707 996-7256 Open daily 10-5 Gofessel Vineyards – 20838 Burndale Road, Sonoma; 415 225-6801 Open by appointment only Göpfrich – 7564 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1645 Open by appointment only Gourmet Au Bay – 913 Hwy 1, Bodega Bay; 707 875-9875 Fri-Sat 11-8, Sun-Thu 11-7 Graton Ridge – 3561 Gravenstein Hwy N, Sebastopol; 707 823-3040 Fri-Mon 10-4:30 Gunfighter – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Gundlach Bundschu – 2000 Denmark St, Sonoma; 707 938-5277 Open daily 11-4:30 GUERRERO FERNANDEZ – at Cellar Door: 1395 Broadway, Sonoma; 707 938-4466 Thu-Mon 11-6, Tue & Wed 4-6 Gustafson Family – 9100 Stewarts Point Skaggs Springs Road, Geyserville; 707 433-2371 Sat 10-4 or by appt Hanna Winery – 9280 Hwy 128, Healdsburg; 707 431-4310 Open daily 10-4 5353 Occidental Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 575-3371 Open daily 10-4 Hanzell Vineyards – 18596 Lomita Avenue, Sonoma; 707 996-3860 Open by appointment only Hartford Family Winery – 8075 Martinelli Road, Forestville; 707 887-8011 Open daily 10-4:30

JOSEPH JEWELL – at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876 Joseph Phelps Vineyards – 12747 El Camino Bodega, Freestone; 707 874-1010 Joseph Swan Winery – 2916 Laguna Rd, Forestville; 707 573-3747 Kachina – 4551 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg; 707 332-7917 Kamen Estate – 111B East Napa St, Sonoma; 707 938-7292 Kastania Vineyards – 4415 Kastania Rd, Petaluma; 707 763-6348 Kaz Winery – 233 Adobe Canyon Rd, Kenwood; 707 833-2536 Keating –23564 Arnold Dr, Sonoma; 707 939-6510

Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Daily 11-5 Sat, Sun & some holidays, 11-4:30 Open by appointment only Mon-Thu 12-6, Fri-Sun 11-6 Sat Sun 11-4 or by appt Fri-Mon 11-5 Open daily 10-5 Thu-Sun 11- 4:30 Open daily 11-5

KELLER ESTATE – 5875 Lakeville Hwy, Petaluma; 707 765-2117 Kelley & Young – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries, 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364

KENDALLJACKSON WINE CENTER – 5007 Fulton Rd, Fulton; 707 571-8100 Open daily 10-5 KENDALLJACKSON TASTING ROOM – 337 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 433-7102 Open daily 10-5
Kenwood Vineyards – 9592 Sonoma Hwy 12, Kenwood; 707 833-5891 Kings Hill Cellars – 3404 Kings Hill Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 538-0704 Kokomo – 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0200 Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment only Open daily 11-4:30

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Korbel Champagne Cellars – 13250 River Rd, Guerneville; 707 824-7000 Krutz Family Cellars – 1301 Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707 536-1532 Open daily 10-4:30 Open by appointment only Merry Edwards – 2959 Gravenstein Hwy N, Sebastopol; 888-388-9050 Open daily 9:30-4:30, appt recommended Michel-Schlumberger – 4155 Wine Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-7427 Open by appointment only Mietz Cellars – Poured at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 Daily 10:30-4:30 Mill Creek Vineyards – 1401 Westside Rd; Healdsburg; 707 431-2121 Open daily 10-5 MoniClaire Vineyards – 1750 Lytton Springs Rd; Healdsburg; 707 433-4320 Open by appointment only Montemaggiore – 2355 West Dry Creek Rd; Healdsburg; 707 433-9499 Open by appointment only MOONDANCE CELLARS
Formerly a founding member of The Wine Room in Sonoma Valley, Moondance Cellars produces small lots of award-winning Napa and Sonoma County varietals and blends, often poured by the winemaker. Also pouring Orchard Station Winery and The Friendly Dog Winery. Voted Best Tasting Room of the North Bay (Bohemian)

KUNDE FAMILY ESTATE – 9825 Sonoma Hwy 12, Kenwood; 707 833-5501 Open daily 10:30-5 La Crema – 235 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 800 314-1762 Open daily 10:30-5:30 La Czar Vineyards – 7870 Giusti Rd, Forestville; 707 887-3400 Open by appointment only La Follette – 200 Morris St, Sebastopol, 707 824-5600 Open daily 11-6 Lago di Merlo – at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 10:30-4:30 Lake Sonoma Winery – Poured at Valley of the Moon: 777 Madrone Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 939-4500 Open daily 10-4:30 Lambert Bridge – 4085 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-9600 Open daily 10:30-4:30 LANCASTER ESTATE – 15001 Chalk Hill Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-8178x209 Landmark – 101 Adobe Canyon Rd, Kenwood; 707 833-0053 Larson Family – 23355 Millerick Rd, Sonoma; 707 938-3031 LA SIRENA – Poured at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876 Lasseter Family – 1 Vintage Way, Glen Ellen; 707 933-2814
Open by appointment only Open daily 10-4:30 Open daily 10-5 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Fri-Mon 11 & 2 by appt only

Jack London Village | 14301 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen | 11-5 Thursday-Monday 707-938-7550 | www.moondancecellars.com The Pup is always welcome

LEDSON WINERY – 7335 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 537-3810 Open daily 10-5 Leonhardt Vnyds – 8500 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 954 401-0096 Apr 15- Sep 1, Daily 1-5 by appt Limerick Lane Vineyards – 1023 Limerick Ln, Healdsburg; 707 433-9211 Open daily 10-5 Little Vineyards Family Winery – 15188 Sonoma Hwy, Glen Ellen; 707 996-2750 Thu-Mon 11-4:30 Littorai Wines – 788 Gold Ridge Rd. Sebastopol; 707 823-9586 Open by appointment only Locals Tasting Room – Corner of Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707-857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Longboard Vineyards – 5 Fitch St, Healdsburg; 707 433-3473 Open daily 11-6
Open daily 11-5 by appt Lynmar Estate – 3909 Frei Rd, Sebastopol; 707 829-3374 Open daily 11-4 MacLeod Family Vnyd – 740 Lawndale, Kenwood; 707 833-4312 Open by appointment only MacPhail Family – 851 Magnolia Dr, Healdsburg; 707 433-4780 Open by appointment only Macrae Family – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 MacRostie Winery – 21481 Eighth St E, Suite 25, Sonoma; 707 996-4480 Sat 11-4:30 or by appointment Wed-Mon 11-6 Madrone Vineyards – at Valley of the Moon: 777 Madrone Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 939-4500 Open daily 10-4:30 Manzanita Creek – 1441 A&B Grove St, Healdsburg; 707 433-4052 Fri-Sat 11-4:30, Sun-Thur by appt – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 Wed-Mon 11-6 Marimar Estate – 200 Morris St, Sebastopol, 707 824-5600 Open daily 11-6 Martinelli Vineyards – 3360 River Rd, Windsor; 707 525-0570 Open daily 10-5

LOST CANYON – 123 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707-623-9621 LOXTON CELLARS – 11466 Dunbar Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 935-7221

Fri-Sun 10-4

MADRONE RIDGE WINERY – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200

MOSHIN VINEYARDS – 10295 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-5499 Open daily 11-4:30 Mountain Terraces – Glen Ellen; 707 481-7377 Open by appointment only Mounts Family – 3901 Wine Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 292-8148 Sat 11-5, Sun 12-4:30 or by appt Mueller – 118 North St, Healdsburg; 707 239-0336 Open daily 11-6 Munselle Vineyards – 3763 Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-9988 Open by appointment only Murphy-Goode – 20 Matheson St, Healdsburg; 800 499-7644 Open daily 10:30-5:30 Muscardini Cellars – 9380 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 933-9305 Open daily 11-6 Mutt Lynch Winery – 602 Limerick Ln, Healdsburg; 707 942-6180 Open by appointment only NakedWines.com – 8450 Sonoma Hwy 12, Sonoma; 707-598-5200 Daily 11-5 Nalle – 2383 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1040 Sat 12-5 & by appt Nicholson Ranch – 4200 Napa Rd, Sonoma; 707 938-8822 Open daily 10-6 Novy Family – 981 Airway Ct, Ste E & F, Santa Rosa; 707 578-3882 Open by appointment daily 10-3 Notables – 11020 Eastside Road, Healdsburg; 707 431-8460 Open by appointment only Occidental Road Cellars – 2064 Gravenstein Hwy, North, Bldg 7; 707 874-9400 Open Sat 1-4 or by appt Old World Winery – 850 River Rd, Fulton; 707 490-6696 Open by appointment only Olson Ogden – Poured at Vinoteca –3358 Coffey Lane, Ste C, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 Open Fri-Sun 11-5 Optima Winery – 498 Moore Ln, Unit C, Healdsburg; 707 431-8222 Open by appointment only ORCHARD STATION – at Moondance Cellars: 14301 Arnold Dr, Glen Ellen; 707-938-7550 Thu-Mon 11-5 Paint Horse – 16510 Arnold Drive, Sonoma; 707 935-0148 Open by appointment only Palmeri – Poured at Terroirs Artisan Wines: 21002 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 857-4101 Thu-Mon 11:30-6:30 Pangloss Cellars – 13750 Arnold Dr, Glen Ellen; 707 933-8565 Open daily 11-5 Papapietro Perry – 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0422 Open daily 11-4:30 Paradise Ridge Winery – 4545 Thomas Lake Harris Dr, Santa Rosa; 707 528-WINE Open daily 11-5 Paradise Ridge Tasting Room – 8860 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 282-9020 Open daily 11-6 Parmelee Hill – 1695 Sperring Rd, Sonoma; 707 933-8905 Open by appointment only Passalacqua Vnyds – 3805 Lambert Bridge Rd, Healdsburg; 877-825-5547 Open daily 11-5 Pasterick Vnyd – 3491 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg; 707 433-4655 Open by appointment only Paul Hobbs – Sebastopol; 707 824-9879 Fri-Sun 11-4:30 Pech Merle Wine – 4543 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 891-3015x5 Open by appointment only Pedroncelli Vineyards – 1220 Canyon Rd, Geyserville; 707 857-3531 Open daily 10-4:30 Pellegrini Family – 4055 West Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa; 800-891-0244 Open by appointment only Pendleton Estate – 35100 Hwy 128, Cloverdale; 707 894-3732 Open by appointment only Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Peters Family – 2064 Hwy. 116 N, Suite 102, Sebastopol; 707 829-3111 Open by appointment only Peterson – 4791 Dry Creek Rd Bldg 7, Healdsburg; 707-431-7568 Open daily 11-4:30 Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Petroni Vineyards – 990 Cavedale Road, Sonoma; 707 935-8311 Open by appointment Petroni Tasting Room – 536 Broadway, Sonoma; 707-938-7610 Thu-Tue 11-6 Pezzi King Vnyds – 3225 W Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-9388 Open by appointment only Philip Staley – at Family Wineries – Dry Creek Valley: 4791 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-0100 10:30-4:30 Portalupi – 107 North Street, Healdsburg; 707 395-0960 Open daily 10:30-7 Porter Bass Winery – 11750 Mays Canyon Rd, Guerneville; 707 869-1475 Open by appointment only

MARTIN RAY – 2191 Laguna Road, Santa Rosa; 707 823-2404 MARTORANA FAMILY – 5956 West Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1909
Matanzas Creek Winery – 6097 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 528-6464

Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-4:30 Open daily 11-5 Open daily 10-5

MATRIX – 3291 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-1911
Mauritson Family Winery – 2859 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-0804

MAYO FAMILY – 13101 Arnold Drive at Highway 12, Glen Ellen; 707 938-9401 Open daily 10:30-6:30 MAYO FAMILY RESERVE ROOM – 9200 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 833-5504 Open daily 10:30-6:30 MAZZOCCO SONOMA – 1400 Lytton Springs Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-8159 Open daily 11-5 MEADOWCROFT WINES
Wine and Food Pairings • Vineyard Tours
Located in CornerStone Gardens, an extraordinary destination spot that features a “festival” of gardens, as well as unique shops and galleries.

Open Daily 11-6 • 23574 Arnold Dr/Hwy 121, Sonoma. • 707-934-4090 Medlock Ames – 3487 Alexander Valley Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-8845 Meeker Vineyards – 21035 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 431-2148 Mercury Winery – 21015 Geyserville Avenue, Geyserville; 707 857-9870 Merriam Vnyds – 11650 Los Amigos Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-4032 Open daily 10-5 Open daily 10:30-6 Thu-Mon 11-6 Open daily 10-5

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Porter Creek – 8735 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-6321 Open daily 10:30-4:30 Preston of Dry Creek – 9282 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-3372 Open daily 11-4:30 Quivira Vineyards – 4900 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-8333 Open daily 11-5 R2 Wine Co – 654 Broadway, Sonoma; 707 933-1330 Wed-Thu 11-6, Fri 11-8:30, Sat 12-7s, Sun 12-4 Ramazzotti Wines – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Ram’s Gate – 28700 Arnold Dr, Sonoma; 707 721-8700 Open daily 10-6 Ramey Wine Cellars – 25 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 433-0870 Open by appointment only Ravenswood – 18701 Gehricke Rd, Sonoma; 707 938-1960 Open daily 10-4:30 Raymond Burr – 8339 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-8559 Open daily 11-5 Red Car Wine Co – 8400 Graton Rd, Sebastopol; 707 829-8500 Open daily 10-4:30 RH – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Open daily 11-6 Open daily 11-6 Ridge Vnyds/Lytton Springs – 650 Lytton Springs Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-7721 Open daily 11-4; Summer Fri-Sun till 5 River Road Vnyds – 5220 Ross Rd, Sebastopol; 707 887-8130 Open by appointment only Roadhouse Winery – 240 Center St, Healdsburg; 707 922-6362 Tue-Thu 12-6, Fri-Sun 12-7 Robert Hunter – 15655 Arnold Dr, Sonoma; 707 328-0173 Open by appointment only Robert Rue Vnyd – 1406 Wood Rd, Fulton; 707 578-1601 Fri-Sun 10-5, Thu-Mon by appt Robert Young Estate – 4960 Red Winery Rd, Geyserville; 707 431-4811 Open daily 10-4:30 Robledo Family Winery – 21901 Bonness Rd, Sonoma; 707 939-6903 By appt Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-4 Roche – 122 West Spain St, Sonoma; 707 935-7115 Open daily 11-6 Rochioli – 6192 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-2305 Thu-Mon 11-4, Tue-Wed by appt Rocking Z – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries: 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Open daily 11-5 Thu-Mon 11-6 Route 128 Winery – 21079 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 696-0004 Thu-Sun 11-6 Rued – 3850 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-3261 Open daily 11-4:30 Rumpus Cellars – 5 E. Napa St, Sonoma; 707 935-6883 Open daily 12-6 Russian Hill Estate – 4525 Slusser Rd, Windsor; 707 575-9428 Open daily 10-4 Russian River Vineyards – 5700 Gravenstein Hwy N, Forestville; 707 887-3344 Open daily 11-5 Sable Ridge Winery – 6320 Jamison Rd; Santa Rosa; 707 542-3138 Open by appointment only Sadler-Wells Winery – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries: 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Open daily 11-5 Saini Vineyards – 918 Ridge View Dr; Healdsburg; 707 799-0272 Open by appointment only Sanglier Cellars – 132 Plaza St, Healdsburg; 707 433-6104 Open daily 11-6 Sojourn Cellars –141 E. Napa Street, Sonoma; 707 933-7212 Sonoma-Cutrer – 4401 Slusser Rd, Windsor, 877 797-3489 Daily 10-5 by appointment Appointments recommended, Thu-Mon 10-4 Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue hours seasonal Thu-Mon 12-5 or by appt. Daily 12-6 Daily 11-5

SONOMA ENOTECA – 35 E Napa St, Sonoma; 707 935-1200 Sonoma Valley Portworks – 613 2nd St, Petaluma; 707 769-5203 Spann Vineyards – 111A East Napa Street , Sonoma; 707 933-8343 St. Anne’s Crossing – 8450 Sonoma Hwy 12, Sonoma; 707-598-5200

ST. FRANCIS VINEYARDS – 100 Pythian Rd, Santa Rosa; 888-675-WINE Open daily 10-5 St. Helena Road Winery – 6995 St. Helena Road; Santa Rosa; 707 538-8674 Open daily 9-5 by appointment Stark at Garagiste Healdsburg – 439 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 431-8023 Wed-Mon 12-7, Tue by apt Starlite Vineyards – 5511 Highway 128, Geyserville; 707 431-1102 Sat & Sun 11-5 or by appt STATION 1870 – 123 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707-623-9619 Tue-Thu 4-10, Fri-Sat 4-11 Stephen & Walker – 243 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 431-8749 Open daily 11-7 Stone Edge Farm –Sonoma; 707 935-6520 Open by appointment only Stonestreet Alexander Mtn – 337 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 800 355-8008 Fri-Mon 11-4:30 or by appt Stryker Sonoma – 5110 Highway 128; Geyserville; 707 433-1944 Open daily 10:30-5 Stuhlmuller – 4951 West Soda Rock Ln, Healdsburg; 707 431-7745 Fri-Mon 10-4:30, appts recommended Sunce Winery – 1839 Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 526-9463 Open daily 10:30-5 Super Sonoman – Poured at Vinoteca –3358 Coffey Lane, Ste C, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 Open Fri-Sun 11-5 Taft Street Winery – 2030 Barlow Lane, Sebastopol; 707 823-2049 Sat-Sun 11-4:30, Mon-Fri 11-4 Talisman Wine – 13651 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen; 707 721-1628 Thu-Mon 12-5 Talty – 7127 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-8438 Fri-Mon 12-4 or by appt Tara Bella – 3701 Viking Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 544-9049 Open by appointment only Teira Wines – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries: 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Open daily 11-5 Teldeschi Winery – 3555 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg; 707 433-6626 Open daily 12-5 Terroirs Artisan Wines – 21001 Geyserville Ave, Ste 101, Geyserville; 707 857-4101 Thu-Mon 11:30-6:30 Thomas George Estates – 8075 Westside Road, Healdsburg; 707 431-8031 Open daily 11-5 Three Alarm – Poured at Vine Tastings: 9058 Windsor Rd, Windsor; 707 620-0833 Mon-Fri 12-8, later on weekends Thumbprint Cellars –102 Matheson, Healdsburg; 707 433-2393 Open daily 11-6. Fri & Sat 11-7 Tin Barn – 21692 Eighth St E. #340, Sonoma; 707 938-5430 Fri-Mon 12-5 Toad Hollow – 409A Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 431-8667 Open daily 10:30-5:30 Topel – 125 Matheson St, Healdsburg; 707 433-4116 Open daily 11-7 TR ELLIOT – Poured at Cellars of Sonoma: 133 4th St, Santa Rosa; 707 578-1876
Trecini Cellars – 441 Beaver St, Santa Rosa; 707 525-9400 Sun-Wed 10-8:30, Thu-Sat 10-10 Open by appointment only

RICHARDSON WINERY – Poured at Cellar Door in Sonoma: 1395 Broadway; 707 938-4466

RODNEY STRONG VINEYARDS – 11455 Old Redwood Hwy, Healdsburg; 707 431-1533 ROSENBLUM CELLARS – 18 Matheson St, Healdsburg; 1-800-999-2244

Open daily 10-5

SANTA ROSA VINTNERS SQUARE – 1301-1305 Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707-280-4658 Open daily 9-6
Sapphire Hill – 55 Front Street, Healdsburg; 707 431-1888 Saracina/Atrea – Poured at Locals: Geyserville Ave & Hwy 128, Geyserville; 707 857-4900 Sbragia Family – 9990 Dry Creek Road, Geyserville; 707 473-2992 Thurs-Mon 11-4:30 Open daily 11-6 Open daily 11-5 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Wed-Mon 11-6, Tue seasonal

SCHUG CARNEROS ESTATE – 602 Bonneau Road, Sonoma; 800-966-9365 Scribe Winery –2300 Napa Rd, Sonoma; 707 939-1858 SEABISCUIT RANCH – Poured at Sonoma Enoteca: 35 E Napa St; 707 935-1200 SEBASTIANI VINEYARDS – 389 Fourth St. East, Sonoma; 707 933-3230
Seghesio Winery – 700 Grove St, Healdsburg; 707 433-3579 Selby Winery – 215 Center St, Healdsburg; 707 431-1288 Shane Wine Cellars –Novato; 415 342-7926 Sheldon – 1301 Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707 865-6755 Shone Farm – 1305-A Cleveland Ave, Santa Rosa; 707-595-1488 Siduri Wines – 981 Airway Court, Santa Rosa; 707 578-3882 Silver Oak Cellars – 24625 Chianti Road, Geyserville; 707 942-7082

Open daily 11-5 Open daily 10–5 Open daily 11-5 Open by appointment only Thu 4-8 or by appt Thu-Mon 11-6, Tue-Wed by appointment By appointment daily 10-3 Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 11-5, tours by appt Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Fri-Mon 11-4 Open daily 10:30-5 Open by appointment only Open daily 11-5

TRENTADUE – 19170 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 433-3104 Open daily 10-5 Tres Hermanas – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 Trione Winery – 19550 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 814-8100 Thur-Sun 10-5 Tricycle Wine Partners – 23568 Arndold Dr, Sonoma; 707 706-2020 Open daily 11-6 Truett Hurst – 5610 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-9545 Open daily 11-5 Two Amigos – 25 East Napa St, Sonoma Open daily 11-6 Twomey Cellars – 3000 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 800-505-4850 Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-5 Ty Caton Vineyards – 8910 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood; 707 833-0526 Open daily 11-6 Unti Vineyards – 4202 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-5590 Open by appointment only UPTick Vineyards – 779 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 395-0864 Tue-Sat 11-6, Sun-Mon by appt Valdez Family Wines – 595 Santana Dr, Cloverdale; 707 894-3710 Sat 11-4, Fri & Sun by appt Valley of the Moon – 777 Madrone Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 939-4500 Open daily 10-4:30 Vérité – 4611 Thomas Rd, Healdsburg; 800 273-0177 Open by appointment only VIANSA WINERY – 25200 Arnold Dr, Sonoma; 707 935-4726 Vin Couture Lounge – 322 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 431-8161 Vinoteca – A Collective – 3358 Coffey Ln, Santa Rosa; 707-542-3292 VJB VINEYARDS & CELLAR –60 Shaw Ave, Kenwood; 707 833-2300
VML Russian River Winery – 4035 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 431-4404 Walt – 380 First St W, Sonoma; 707 933-4440 Wattle Creek Winery – 25510 River Rd, Cloverdale; 707 894-5166 Open daily 10-5 Thu-Sun 11-10 Fri-Sun 11-5 Open daily Open daily 11-5 Open daily 11-6 Open by appointment only

SIMI WINERY – 16275 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 473-3232 Simoncini Vineyards – 2303 West Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-8811 Skewis Wines – 57 Front St, Healdsburg; 707 431-2160 SL Cellars – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Small Vines Wines – 2160 Green Hill Rd, Sebastopol; 707 823-0886 SODA ROCK WINERY – 8015 Highway 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-3303

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Wellington Vineyards – 11600 Dunbar Rd, Glen Ellen; 707 939-0708 Open daily 11-5 Westwood Winery – 11 E. Napa St, Suite 3, Sonoma; 707 935-3246 Mon-Fri 11-3, Sat-Sun 11-5 White Oak Vineyards – 7505 Hwy 128, Healdsburg; 707 433-8429 Open daily 10-5 Williamson – 134 Matheson St, Healdsburg; 707 433-1500 Open daily 11-7 Williams Selyem – 7227 Westside Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-6425 Open by appointment only Willowbrook – Poured at Hudson Street Wineries: 428 Hudson Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-2364 Open daily 11-5 Fortino Winery – 4525 Hecker Pass Hwy, Gilroy; 408 842-3305 Guerra Cellars – 500 John Smith Rd, Hollister; 831 902-9106 Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-5 Weekends July thru Sept

GUGLIELMO WINERY
With three generations of grape growing and wine making, we continue to produce a family of award-winning wines.

WILSON – 1960 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg; 707 433-4355 Open daily 11-5 Wind Gap Wines – 200 Morris St, Sebastopol, 707 887-9100 Opening soon, call ahead Windsor Oaks Vineyards – 10810 Hillview Rd, Windsor; 707 433-4050 Open by appointment only Windsor Vineyards – Poured at Vintage Wine Estates: 308B Center St, Healdsburg; 707 921-2893 Open daily 11-7 Wine Guerilla – 6671 Front St. (Hwy 116), Forestville; 707-887-1996 Open daily 11-5 Wine Tree Farm – Poured at Family Wineries – Kenwood: 9380 Sonoma Hwy 12; 888-433-6555 Open daily 10:30-5 Woodenhead – 5700 River Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 887-2703 Open Thu-Mon 10:30-4:30 XYZin – Poured at Geyser Peak: 22281 Chianti Rd, Healdsburg; 707 857-9400 Open daily 10-5 Yoakim Bridge – 7209 Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-8511 Fri-Sun 11-4 or by appointment Zichichi Family – 8626 W. Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg; 707 433-4410 Open daily 11-4:30

Daily 10-5, closed major holidays 1480 East Main Avenue, Morgan Hill 408-779-2145 • guglielmowinery.com Hallcrest Vineyards – 379 Felton Empire Rd, Felton; 831 335-4441 Heart o’ the Mountain – 5610 Scotts Valley Dr, Scotts Valley; 831 345-6133 Hecker Pass Winery – 4605 Hecker Pass Hwy, Gilroy; 408 842-8755 Hillcrest Terrace – 429B Ingalls Street, Santa Cruz; 831 426-1500 Hunter Hill – 7099 Glen Haven Rd, Soquel; 831 465-9294 Open daily 12-5 Open by appointment only Open daily 10-5 Sat 12-5, Sun 2-5 & by appointment Sat-Sun 11-4 or by appt Open daily 10-5 Thur-Mon 12-5 Open daily 10-5 Open by appointment only Sat 11-5 or by appt Open daily 10-5 Open daily 11-5

MONTEREY, SANTA CRUZ, SANTA CLARA, SAN BENITO COUNTIES
Ahlgren Vineyard – 20320 Hwy 9, Boulder Creek; 800 338-6071 Alfaro Family Vnyd & Winery – 420 Hames Road, Corralitos; 831 728-5172 Aimee June Winery – 831 School Road, San Juan Bautista; 408 739-1920 Alicats Winery – 10 Nash Road, Hollister; 831 636-7311 Aptos Creek – 520 Nisene Meadws Ct, Aptos; 831 684-1680 Sat 12-4 or by appointment Sat 12-5 or by appointment Open by appointment only Open by appointment Open by appointment only

J. LOHR VINEYARDS & WINE – 1000 Lenzen Ave, San Jose; 408 918-2160 Jason-Stephens – 11775 Watsonville Rd, Gilroy; 408 846-8463 Kirigin Cellars – 11550 Watsonville Rd, Gilroy; 408 847-8827 (3855 Day Rd for events) Kings Mountain – 187 Kings Mountain Road, Woodside; 650 851-7551 La Honda – 2645 Fair Oaks Ave, Redwood City; 650 366-4104 La Nebbia – 12341 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay; 650 726-9463 Léal Vineyards – 300 Maranatha Drive, Hollister; 831 636-1023

ARMIDA WINERY – 103 Stockton Avenue, Capitola; 831 462-1065 Sat-Sun 11-6, M-F 12-6 Bargetto Winery – 3535 N. Main St, Soquel; 831 475-2258 ext 14 Open daily 12-5 Beauregard – 10 Pine Flat Road, Bonny Doon; 831 458-WINE Nov-April: open daily 11-5, May-Oct: Closed Tue Big Basin– 830 Memory Lane, Boulder Creek; 831 621-8028 Open by appointment only Big Basin Tasting Room – 14598 Big Basin Way, Suite B, Saratoga; 408 564-7346 Mon-Thu 11-5, Fri-Sat 11-7 Black Ridge – 18550 Black Rd, Los Gatos; 408 399-6396 Open 3rd weekend 11-5 & by appointment Bonny Doon Vineyard – 328 Ingalls Street, Santa Cruz; 888 819-6789 Open daily 12-5, summer till 6 Bruzzone – 433 Sunridge Drive, Scotts Valley; 831 438-3120 Open by appointment only BURRELL SCHOOL – 24060 Summit Rd, Los Gatos; 408 353-6290 Open Thu-Sun 11-5 Byington Winery – 21850 Bear Creek Road, Los Gatos; 408 354-1111 Tue-Sun 11-5, Winter: Wed-Sun 11-5 Calera – 11300 Cienega Road, Hollister; 831 637-9170 Open daily 11-4:30 Casa De Fruta – 6680 Pacheco Pass Hwy, Hollister; 800 543-1702 Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat-Sun 8-7:30 Castillo’s Hillside Shire – 2215 Liberta Drive, Morgan Hill; 408 776-8200 Sat 1-7, Sun 12-5 Cava Wine Bar – 115 San Jose Ave, Capitola; 831 476-2282 Tue-Thu 4-11, Fri-Sat 12-12, Sun 3-9 Cetani Vineyards – 741 Riverside Rd, Hollister; 831 636-7590 Open by appointment only Chaine d’Or – 140 Sunrise Drive, Woodside; 650 851 8977 Open by appointment only Cinnabar – 14612 Big Basin Way, Saratoga; 408 867-1012 Open daily 11-5, Fri 11-8 Clos LaChance – 1 Hummingbird Ln, San Martin; 800 ITS-WINE Open daily 11-5 Clos Tita – 4 Kendall Lane, Santa Cruz; 831 439-9235 Open by appointment only Cooper-Garrod – 22645 Garrod Rd, Saratoga; 408 867-7116 Mon-Fri 12-5 Sat-Sun 11-5 Copious Winery – 427 Swift Street, A, Santa Cruz; 831 425-WINE Fri 12-5, Sat & Sun 12-6 Creekview Vineyards – 12467 Creekview Ct, San Martin; 408 686-0534 3rd weekend 11-5 Creekview Vnyds & Sherman Cellars Tasting Rm – 40 Post St, San Jose; 408 288-WINE Wed-Sun 11-5 David Bruce Winery – 21439 Bear Creek Rd, Los Gatos; 408 354-4214 Mon-Fri 12-5, Sat-Sun 11-5 DeRose Vineyards – 9970 Cienega Valley Road, Hollister; 831 636-9143 Sat-Sun 11-4 or or by appointment Domenico Wines – 1697 Industrial Rd, San Carlos; 650 593-2335 Open daily 12-5 Enz – 1781 Limekiln Road, Hollister; 831 637-6443 By appointment only Equinox Champagne Cellar – 427-C Swift St, Santa Cruz; 831 338-2646; 831 423-3000 Fri-Sun 12-5 Fernwood Cellars – 7137 Redwood Retreat, Gilroy; 408 848-0611 3rd weekend of the month, 12-5 Flint Wine Cellars – 13160 Cienega Road, Hollister; 831 636-8986 Open by appointment only

LOMA PRIETA WINERY – 26985 Loma Prieta Way, Los Gatos; 408 353-2950 Sat-Sun 12-5 or by appt Martin Ranch – 6675 Redwood Retreat Road, Gilroy; 408 842-9197 Open third weekend of each month 12-4 Mesa Del Sol Esate – 45803 Arroyo Seco Rd, Greenfield; 831 624-8527 Open by appointment only Michael Martella – 17287 Box 103 Skyline Blvd, Woodside; 650 851-6777 Open by appointment only Michaud/Martella Tasting Room – 14598 Big Basin Way, Saratoga; 408-647-2579 Thu & Sun 12-6, Fri-Sat 12-8 MJA Vineyards – 328A Ingalls St, Santa Cruz; 831 421-9380 Open daily 12-8 MJA Vineyards – 24900 Highland Way, Los Gatos (Sta Cruz Mtns); 408 353-6000 Open daily, Mon-Thu 12-5, Fri-Sun 12-6 Morgan Hill Cellars – 1645 San Pedro Ave, Morgan Hill; 408 779-7389 Tue-Sun 10-5 Mountain Winery – 14831 Pierce Road, Saratoga; 408 741-2822 Sat-Sun 12-5 Muccigrosso – 21450 Bear Creek Rd, Los Gatos; 408 354-0821 Open by appointment only Muns Vineyard – Los Gatos; 408 515-2663 Open by appointment only Naumann Vnyds – 16505 Montebello Rd, Cupertino; 408 867-7871 Special events & by appointment Nicholson Vnyds – 2800 Pleasant Valley Rd, Aptos; 831 724-7071 Sat 12-4 Odonata – 334A Ingalls Street, Santa Cruz; 831 566-5147 1st Sat of the month 12-5 Organic Wine Works – 379 Felton Empire Rd, Felton; 800-OWW-WINE Open daily 12-5 Osocalis Distillery – 5579 Old San Jose Rd, Soquel; 831 477-1718 Open by appointment only P&M Staiger Vineyard –1300 Hopkins Gulch Rd, Boulder Creek; 831 338-0172 Open by appointment only Pietra Santa – 10034 Cienega Road, Hollister; 831 636-1991 Wed-Sun 11-5 or by appointment Pelican Ranch – 100 Kennedy Drive, #102, Capitola; 831 426-6911 Fri-Sun 12-5 Picchetti Winery – 13100 Montebello Rd, Cupertino; 408 741-1310 Open daily 11-5 Pinder – 165 Cristich Lane, Campbell; 877-684-2601 Sat 11-4 or by appointment Pleasant Valley – 600 Pleasant Valley Rd, Aptos; 831 728-2826 Summer Apr-Oct, Sat 12-4 or by appointment POETIC CELLARS – 5000 Rodeo Gulch Road, Soquel; 831 462-3478 Fri-Sun 12-5 or by appt Rapazzini Winery – 4350 S. Monterey Hwy, Gilroy; 800 842-6262 Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-6, Sun 10-6 Regale Winery – 24040 Summit Road, Los Gatos; 408 353-2500 Fri 2-6, Sat-Sun 12-5 Ridge Vineyards – 17100 Montebello Road, Cupertino; 408 867-3233 Sat-Sun 11-4 & by appt River Run – 65 Rogge Lane, Watsonville; 831 726-3112 Open by appointment only Roudon -Smith – 18 Hanger Way Ste B-C, Watsonville; 831 438-1244 Sat 12-5 or by appointment Santa Cruz Mtn Vnyd – 334A Ingalls Street, Santa Cruz; 831 426-6209 Wed-Sun 12-5 Sarah’s Vineyard – 4005 Hecker Pass Hwy, Gilroy; 408 847-1947 Open daily 12-5 Satori Cellars – 2100 Buena Vista Avenue, Gilroy; 408 848-5823 Sat-Sun 12-5 Savannah-Chanelle Vnyds – 23600 Congress Springs Rd, Saratoga; 408 741-2934 Open daily 11-5 Silver Mountain – Silver Mountain Rd, Miller Cutoff; 408 353-2278 Sat 12-5 Silver Mountain – 402 Ingalls St, Ste 29, Santa Cruz; 831 466-0559 Thu-Sun 12-5

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Solis – 3920 Hecker Pass Hwy, Gilroy; 408 847-6306 Open daily 12-5 Sones Cellars – 334 B Ingalls St, Santa Cruz; 831 420-1552 Fri-Sun 12-5 or by appt Soquel Vineyards – 8063 Glen Haven, Soquel; 831 462-9045 Sat-Sun 11-4 Storrs Winery – 303 Potrero St. #35, Santa Cruz; 831 458-5030 Open daily 12-5 Summerayne – 770 Limekiln Road, Hollister; 831 902-5638 Open by appointment only Sycamore Creek – 12775 Uvas Road, Morgan Hill; 408 779-4738 Thu, Fri, Mon 12-5, Sat & Sun 11-5 Team Zin – 830-3 Jury Court, San Jose; 408 445-2508 1st Sun of the month Testarossa Winery – 300-A College Ave, Los Gatos; 408 354-6150 Open daily 11-5 Thomas Fogarty Winery – 19501 Skyline Blvd, Woodside; 650 851-6777 Wed-Sun 11-5 Thomas Kruse Winery – 3200 Dryden Ave, Gilroy; 408 842-7016 Tue-Sun 12-5 Travieso Winery – 165 Cristich Lane, #F, Campbell; 650 248-5641 Saturdays 11-4 & by appt, 3rd Sat 11-5 Trout Gulch – 427 Swift St, Ste C, Santa Cruz; 831 471-2705 Open by appointment only Twilight Cellars – 110 Orchard Hill Rd, San Juan Bautista; 805-226-9907 Call for hours Villa del Monte Winery – 23076 Summit Rd, Los Gatos; 888 788-4583 Open one weekend/month or by appt Vinocruz – 725 Front St, #101, Santa Cruz; 831 426-8466 Mon-Thu 11-7, Fri-Sat 11-8, Sun 12-6 Vino Prima – 55 Municipal Wharf, Ste B, Santa Cruz; 831 426-0750 Mon-Tue 2-8, Wed-Fri 2-10, Sat 12-10, Sun 12-8 Vino Tabi – 334C Ingalls Street, Santa Cruz; 831 426 1809 Wed-Thu 12-6, Fri-Sat 12-9, Sun 12-6 Windy Oaks Estate – 550 Hazel Dell Rd, Corralitos; 831 786-9463 Sat 12-5 & by appt Woodside Vineyards – 205 Constitution Dr, Menlo Park; 650 851-3144 Open by appointment only Zayante Vineyards – 420 Old Mount Rd; Felton; 831 335-7992 Special events & by appointment

MONTEREY
A Taste of Monterey – 700 Cannery Row, Ste KK, Monterey; 831 646-5446 Open daily 10-6 Bargetto Winery – 700 Cannery Row Suite G, Monterey; 831 373-4053 Mon-Fri 11-6, Sat & Sun 11-7 Baywood Cellars – 381 Cannery Row Suite C, Monterey; 831 645-9035 Open daily 12-6 Chateau Sinnet – 1184 Broadway, Seaside; 831 394-6090 Open by appointment only Figge Cellars – 3348 Paul Davis Drive Suite 101, Marina; 831 384-4149 Mon-Fri by appointment only McIntyre Vineyards – in Hyatt Regency: 1 Old Golf Course Rd Ste 1, Monterey; 831 649-9463 Mon-Wed 9-7, Thu-Sun 8-8 Pierce Ranch – 499 Wave Street, Monterey; 831 372-8900 Thu-Mon 12-6:30, Fri-Sat 12-8 Ventana Vineyards – 2999 Monterey-Salinas Hwy, Monterey; 831 372-7415 Open daily 11-5 Wine from the Heart Tasting Rm – 241 Alvarado St, Monterey; 831 641-9463 Open daily 12-8

SALINAS VALLEY
A Taste of Monterey – 127 Main Street, Salinas; 831 751-1980 Boekenoogen – Santa Lucia Highlands, Salinas; 831 675-3549 De Tierra –740 Airport Blvd, Salinas; 831 754-3176 Mon-Wed 11-5, Thur-Sat 11-6, Closed Sun Sat-Sun 12-4 Open by appointment only

CARMEL / CARMEL VALLEY
Bernardus – 5 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 800 223-2533 Open daily 11-5 Blair Estate – Paseo San Carlos Courtyard, between Ocean & 7th; Carmel Valley; 831 625-WINE Open daily Boekenoogen – 24 West Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 831 659-4215 Open daily 11-5 Boëté Vineyards – 7156 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831 625-5040 Open daily 12-5 Caraccioli Cellars – Dolores, between Ocean & 7th; Carmel Valley; 831 622-7722 Mon-Thu 2-7, Fri-Sat 11-10, Sun 11-7 Chateau Julien Wine Estate – 8940 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 831 624-2600 Mon-Fri 8-5 Sat-Sun 11-5 Chateau Sinnet – 13746 Center Street, Carmel Valley; 831 659-2244 Open daily 12-6 Chesebro Wines – 19 East Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831-659-2125 Fri-Mon 12-5 Chock Rock Vnyd – 1 Del Fino Place, Carmel Valley; 831 659-7625 Thu-Mon 11:30-5:30 Cima Collina – 19-A East Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831 620-0645 Open daily 12- 6 Dawn’s Dream – 19-A East Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831 659-2649 Open daily 1-6, Sat & Sun 12- 6 Figge Cellars – at Winefield Gallery: Dolores St between 7th & Ocean, Carmel Valley; 831 384-4149 Wed-Sun 2-8 Galante Vineyards – Dolores, between Ocean & 7th; Carmel Valley; 831 624-3800 Open daily 12-6 (closed until spring) Georis Winery – 4 Pilot Road, Carmel Valley; 831 659-1050 Mon-Thu 11-4:30, Fri-Sun 11-6 Heller Estate Organic Vineyards – 69 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 800-625-8466 Open daily 11-5 Holman Ranch – 19 East Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831-659-2640 Fri-Sun 11-6 Joullian Vineyards – 2 Village Drive Suite A, Carmel Valley; 866 659-8101 Open daily 11-5 Joyce Vineyards – 19 East Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831-659-2885 Fri-Sun 11-5 Otter Cove Wines – at Terra Nove Wine Bar: 315 Calle Principal, Carmel Valley; 831 320-3050 Open daily 12-5 Parsonage Village Vineyard – 19 East Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 831 659-7322 Open daily 11-5 Robert Talbott Vineyards – 53 West Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley; 831 659-3500 Mon-Fri 11-4:30, Sat-Sun 11-5 Scheid Vineyards Wine Lounge – 7th & San Carlos, Carmel; 831-656-9463 Open daily 11-7 Silvestri Vnyds – (Opening March 1) 19 East Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley; 831 659-1700 Thu-Sun 11-5 Southern Latitudes Wines - Lincoln St. between Ocean & 6th, Carmel Valley; 831-622-7652 Wed-Sun 11-6 TASTE MORGAN Featuring the Wines of Morgan Winery and Lee Family Farm In the Crossroads Carmel, Rio Road at Highway 1 / Carmel Open 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (831) 626-3700 / morganwinery.com Tudor Wines - in Andre Bouchee, Between Ocean & 7th, Carmel by the Sea; 831-224-2116 Twisted Roots – 12 Del Fino Place, Carmel Valley Wrath Wines – Carmel Plaza #18, corner of Ocean Ave. and Mission St, Carmel; 831 620-1909 Fri-Sun 12-5 Fri-Sun 12-5 Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5

HAHN SLH ESTATES – 37700 Foothill Road, Soledad; 831 678-4555 Mon-Fri 11-4, Sat-Sun 11-5 Hammond Vnyds– 655 River Road, Salinas; 831 455-8173 Sat-Sun 11-5 Manzoni Estate – 30981 River Road, Soledad; 831 675-3398 Fri-Sun 11-5 Marilyn Remark – 645 River Road, Salinas; 831 455-9310 Sat-Sun, Holidays 11-5 Mesa Del Sol Vineyards & Retreat – 45803 Arroyo Seco Rd,Greenfield; 831 624-8527 Open by appt only Paraiso Vineyards – 38060 Paraiso Springs Road, Soledad; 831 678-0300 Sat-Sun 11-5, Mon-Fri 12-4 Pessagno Winery – 1645 River Road, Salinas; 831 675-9463 Mon-Thu 11-4, Fri-Sun 11-5 Ray Franscioni – 132720 River Road; Gonzales; 831 455-1096 Open by appointment only Robert Talbott Vineyards – 1380 River Road, Salinas; 831 675-0942 Thu-Mon 11-5 Scheid Vineyards – 1972 Hobson Avenue, Greenfield; 831 386-0316 Open daily 11-5 Sycamore Cellars – 45185 Arroyo Seco Road, Greenfield; 831 674-5768 Sat- Sun 11-5 Ventana Vineyards – 38740 Los Coches Road, Soledad; 831 678-2900 Weekends & Most Holidays 11-5 Wrath Wines – 35801 Foothill Road, Soledad; 831 678-2212 Fri-Mon 11-5

LAKE/MENDOCINO COUNTIES
Albertina Wine Cellars – 4601 Road 110, Hopland; 707 744-1475 Open by appointment Balo Vineyards – 9001 California 128, Philo; 707 895-3655 Open Fri-Sun 11-5 Barra of Mendocino – 7051 N. State Street, Redwood Valley; 707 485-0322 Open daily 10-5 Baxter Winery – 8660 Highway 128, Philo; 707 895-3173 Open Thu-Mon 11-5 Beaver Creek Vnyds – 22000 Hwy 29, Middletown; 707 987-1069 Open daily11-8 Bell Hill Vineyards – 6725 Jacobsen, Kelseyville; 707 490-4400 Thurs-Sun, Winter 12-6, Summer 1-7 Brassfield Estate – 10915 High Valley Rd, Clearlake Oaks; 707 998-1895 Daily 10-5, Weekends by appt. in Winter Breggo Cellars – 11001 Highway 128, Boonville; 707 895-9589 Open daily 11-5 Brutocao Cellars – 7000 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-2152 Open daily 10-5 Brutocao Cellars – 13500 Hwy 101, Hopland; 707 744-1664 Open daily Summer 10-6, Winter 10-5 Campovida – 13601 Old River Road, Hopland; 707 744-8797 Open by appointment Ceago Vinegarden – 5115 E. Hwy 20, Nice; 707 274-1462 Open daily 10-5 Cesar Toxqui Cellars – 13440 S. Hwy 101, Hopland; 707 744-1071 Wed-Sun 11-5 Chiarito Vineyards – 2651 Mill Creek Rd, Ukiah; 707 462-7146 Open by appointment only Claudia Springs – 1810 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3993 Fri-Mon 11-5 Cougar’s Leap – 9300 Seigler Springs Rd. N., Kelseyville; 707 279-0651 May-Oct, Fri-Sun 11-5pm or by appt Demuth Winery – 16125 Deer Meadows Rd, Booneville; 707 895-3729 Open by appointment Dogwood Cellars – 13500 Hwy 101, Ste H, Hopland; 707 743-0301 Sat-Sun 11-5, Mon-Fri by appt Drew Family – 9000 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 877-1771 Thu-Mon 11-5 Duncan Peak Vineyards – 14500 Mtn. House Road, Hopland; 707 744-1493 Open by appointment Dunwood Vineyards – 2399 N. State St, Ukiah; 707 462-2985 Open by appointment Eden Crest Vineyards & Winery – 2550 Big Valley Road, Kelseyville; 707 279-2987 Open by appointment Elke Vineyards – 12351 Hwy 128, Booneville; 707 246-7045 Fri-Mon 11-5 Esterlina – 1200 Holmes Ranch Road, Philo; 707 895-2920 Open by appointment only

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Foursight Wines – 14475 Highway 128, Boonville; 707 898-2889 Fri-Mon 10-4:30 Frey – 14000 Tomki Rd, Redwood Valley; 707 485-5177 Mon-Fri 10-5, by appointment Germain-Robin – P. O. Box 1059, Ukiah; 707 462-0314 Open by appointment only Mon-Frid Giuseppe Wines, Neese Vnyds – 401 School Way, Redwood Valley; 707 485-8458 Open by appointment only Goldeneye Winery – 9200 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3202 Open daily 11-4 Graziano Family of Wines – 13251 S.Hwy 101; Suite 3, Hopland; 707 744-8466 Open daily 10-5 Greenwood Ridge Vineyards – 5501 Hwy 128; Philo; 707 895-2002 Open daily 10-5 Gregory Graham Wines– 13633 Point Lakeview Road, Lower Lake; 707 995-3500 Sat & Sun 11-5 Handley Cellars – 3151 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3876 Summer 10-6, Winter 10-5 Signal Ridge (at Madrones) – 9000 Highway 128, Philo; 707 895-3365 Thu-Mon 11-5 Silversmith Vnyds – 3700 A Rd J, Redwood Valley; 707 485-1196 Sum: Fri-Sun, Win: Sat-Sun, 11-5 or by appointment SIP! Mendocino Wine Bar – 13420 South Hwy 101, Hopland; 707 744-8375 Open daily 11-5 Six Sigma Ranch and Winery – 13372 Spruce Grove Road, Lower Lake; 707 994-4068 Daily 11-4:30 Sketchbook Wines – 501 Parducci Rd, Ukiah; 1-888-362-9463 Open daily 10-5 Snows Lake Vnyd –Lower Lake; 707 994-9444 Open by appointment Sol Rouge – P.O. Box 859, Kelseyville; 707 279-9000 Open by appointment Standish Wine Co. – 5101 Hwy 128, Philo707 895-9213 Daily 10-5 Steele Wines – 4350 Thomas Drive, at Hwy 29, Kelseyille; 707 279-9475 Mon-Sat 11-5 Terra Sávia – 14160 Mountain House Rd, Hopland; 707 744-1114 Tue-Sun 10-5 Terrill Cellars – 16175 Main Street, Lower Lake; 707 252-8444 Wed, Fri-Sun 11-5 Testa Vineyards – 6400 North State Street, Calpella; 707 485-7051 Open by appointment Toulouse Vineyards – 8001 Hwy 128, 707 895-2828; Philo Open daily 11-5 Tulip Hill Winery – 4900 Bartlett Springs Rd, Nice; 707 274-9373 Open daily 10-5 Vigilance Winery – 13888 Point Lakeview Rd, Lower Lake; 707 994-9656 Daily 11-5 Villa La Brenta – 1780 Highway 53, Clearlake; 707 994-4000 Tue-Sun 10-5 Vin de Tevis – 51161 Covelo Rd, Dos Rios; 707 983-8433 Open by appointment only Weibel Winery – 13275 So Hwy 101, Ste 1, Hopland; 707 744-2200 Open Daily 10-5 Whaler Vineyards – 6200 E Side Capella Rd, Ukiah; 707 462-6355 Open by appointment only Wildhurst Vineyards – 3855 Main St, Kelseyville; 800 279-4302 Open daily 10-5 Yorkville Cellars – 25701 Hwy 128, Yorkville; 707 894-9177 Open daily, Winter 11-5, Summmer 11-6

HARMONIQUE WINES – 14051 Hwy 128, Downtown Boonville; 707 895-9300 Hawk and Horse – 13048 Highway 29, Lower Lake; 707 994-0910 Husch Vineyards – 4400 Hwy 128, Philo; 1-800-544-8724 JAXON KEYS – 10400 S. Hwy 101, Hopland; 877-462-0666 Jeriko Estate – 12141 Hewlitt & Sturtevant Rd, Hopland; 707 744-1140 Jim Ball Vineyards – 4741 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3623 Kelseyville Wine Co. –5627 Gaddy Lane, Kelseyville; 707 279-2995 Knez (at Madrones) – 9000 Highway 128, Philo; 707 895-3365 Lake Country Wine Studio – 9505 Main St, #1, Upper Lake; 707 275-8030 Langtry Estate – 21000 Butts Canyon Rd, Middletown; 707 987-2385 Le Vin Winery – 33151 Hwy. 128, Yorkville; 707 894-2304 Londer Vineyards – 14051 Highway 128, Boonville; 707 895-9001 Lula Cellars – 9000 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3737 Manoir Girard Cellars – 12601 Ell River Rd; Potter Valley; 707 391 WINE (9463) Maple Creek Winery – 20799 Hwy 128; Yorkville; 707 895-3001 Mariah Vineyards – 33525 Mountain View Rd, Point Arena; 707 882-2243 Masút Vnyd & Winery – 1301 Reeves Canyon Rd, Redwood Valley; 707 485-5466 McDowell Valley – 13380 S. Hwy 101, Hopland 707 744-8911 McFadden Vineyard – 13275 S. Hwy 101 Suite #5, Hopland; 707 744-8463 McNab Ridge Winery – 13441 S. Hwy 101; Hopland; 707 744-1986 Meyer Family Cellars – 19750 Hwy 128, Yorkville; 707 895-2341 Milano Family Winery – 14594 S. Hwy 101, Hopland; 707 744-1396 Moore Family Winery – 11990 Bottle Rock Road, Kelseyville; 707 279-9279 Mt. Konocti Growers Winery – 2550 Big Valley Road, Kelseyville; 707 279-4213 Navarro Vineyards – 5601 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-3686 Nelson Family – 550 Nelson Ranch Road; Ukiah Noggle Vnyds & Winery – 700 Old Long Valley Road, Clearlake Oaks; 707 998-0319 Oster – 13501 Tomki Road, Redwood Valley; 707 485-5257 Pacific Star – 33000 North Highway 1, Fort Bragg; 707 964-1155 Parducci Wine Cellars – 501 Parducci Rd, Ukiah; 1-888-362-9463 Paul Dolan Vnyds – 501 Parducci Rd, Ukiah; 1-888-362-9463 Phillips Hill Estates – 8627 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-2209 Philo Ridge – 14125 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 489-2303 Ployez Winery – 11171 Highway 29, Lower Lake; 707 994-2106 Ray's Station – 13275 Highway 101, Hopland; 707 744-2200 Rivino – 4101 Cox Schrader Rd, Ukiah; 707 293-4262 Robledo – 2040 Soda Bay Rd, Lakeport; 707 263-0100 Roederer Estate – 4501 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-2288 Rosa D’Oro – 3915 Main Street, Kelseyville; 707 279-0483 Rosati Family Wines – 21500 South Highway 101, Hopland; 707 894-3683 Saracina Vineyards – 11684 South Hwy 101, Hopland; 707 744-1671 Scharffenberger Cellars – 8501 Hwy 128, Philo; 707 895-2957 Shannon Ridge – 13151 E. State Highway 20, Clearlake Oaks; 707 998-9400 Shed Horn Cellars – 21108 Calistoga St, Middletown; 707 291-3629

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SUISUN VALLEY
Blacksmith Cellars – poured at Suisun Valley Wine Coop Thu-Sun 12-5

BLUE VICTORIAN VINEYARDS – 5071 Suisun Valley Blvd., Fairfield; 707 422-8025 Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat & Sun 10-6
Galvan Wine – 1635 Mason Road, Fairfield CA 94534 707-864-2089 Daily 11-5 Green Valley Cellars – 1635 Mason Rd, Green Valley; 707 864-2089 Thu-Sun 11-5 or by appointment King Andrews Vnyd – poured at Suisun Valley Wine Coop Thu-Sun 12-5 Ledgewood Creek Winery – 4589 Abernathy Road, Suisun City; 707 426-4424 Daily 10-5 Mangels Vineyards – poured at Suisun Valley Wine Coop Thu-Sun 12-5 Mankas Hills Vineyards – 4185 Chadbourne Road, Suisun Valley; 707 480-7334 Open by appointment only Tenbrink Vineyards – 1793 Rockville Rd, Suisun Valley; 800-692-0723 Open by appointment only Rock Creek Vineyard – 4610 Green Valley Rd, Green Valley; 707 864-2471 Open by appointment only Suisun Valley Wine Coop – 4495 Suisun Valley Road, Suisun Valley; 707 864-3135 Thu-Sun 12-5 Sunset Cellars – poured at Suisun Valley Wine Coop Thu-Sun 12-5

VEZER TASTING ROOM – 2522 Suite V Mankas Corner Rd, Fairfield; 707 429-3958 Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat-Sun 10-6 VEZER FAMILY PRIVATE RANCH– 707 422-8025 Tours & tasting by appointment only
Winterhawk Winery – poured at Suisun Valley Wine Coop Wooden Valley Winery – 4756 Suisun Valley Road, Suisun Valley; 707 864-0730 Thu-Sun 12-5 Daily 11-5

YOLO COUNTY
Berryessa Gap – 27260 Hwy 128, Winters; 530 795-3201 Tue-Fri 12-4 or by appointment Berryessa Gap – 15 Main Street, Winters; 530 795-3201 Thurs 4:30-8:30, Fri 12-8:30, Sat 11-8:30, Sun 11-4 Bogle Vineyards – 37783 County Rd, Clarksburg; 916 744-1139 Sat-Sun 11-5, Mon-Fri 10California Cellars – 15511 Isleton Road, Isleton; 916 777-5747 Open by appointment only Capay Valley Vineyards – 13757 Hwy 16, Brooks; 530 796-4110 Open Sat-Sun 12-5, Weekdays by appointment Carvalho Family – poured at the Old Sugar Mill, 35265 Willow Ave, Clarksburg; 916 744-1625 Wed-Sun 11-5 Heringer Estates – poured at the Old Sugar Mill, 35265 Willow Ave, Clarksburg; 916 744-1227 Thu-Sun 11-5 Purple Pearl Vineyards – 9177 Currey Rd, Dixon; 707 693-1607 Thu-Sun 12-5 River Grove Winery – 52183 Clarksburg Rd, Clarksburg; 916 744-9000 Open by appointment only Rominger West – 4602 Second Street, Davis; 530 747-2044 Mon-Sat 10-6

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Scribner Bend Vnyds – 9051 River Rd, Sacramento; 916 744–1803 Fri-Sun 11-4:30 Six Hands Winery – 13783 Isleton Rd, Walnut Grove; 916 776-2053 Open by appointment only Solomon Wine Co. – poured at the Old Sugar Mill, 35265 Willow Ave, Clarksburg; 916 744 1131 Fri 1-5, Sat-Sun 11-5 Three Wine Company– poured at the Old Sugar Mill, 35265 Willow Ave, Clarksburg; 707 933-9752 Fri-Sun 11-5 Todd Taylor Wines – poured at the Old Sugar Mill, 35265 Willow Ave, Clarksburg; 916 744-1120 Sat & Sun 11-5 Turkovich Family Wines– 304 Railroad Ave, Winters; 530 795-3842 Thu 12-6, Fri & Sat 12-9,Sun 12-5 Wilson Vineyards – Clarksburg; 916 744-1456 Open by appointment only Tamas Estate – 5565 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 456-2380 Tenuta Vineyards – 633 Kalthoff Common, Livermore; 925 960-1006 The Singing Winemaker – 5143 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 606-WINE Thomas Coyne Winery – 2405 Research Dr, Livermore; 925 373-6541 Wente Vineyards Estate Tasting Room – 5565 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 456-2305 Wente Vineyards Tasting Room – 5050 Arroyo Rd, Livermore; 925 456-2405 Westover Vineyards – 34329 Palomares Rd, Castro Valley; 925 537-3932 White Crane Winery – 5405 Greenville Rd, Livermore; 925 455-8085 Wood Family Winery – 7702 Cedar Mountain Rd, Livermore; 925 606-7411 Open daily 12-4:30 Fri-Sun 12-6 or by appt. Fri-Sun 12-5 Sat-Sun 12-5 Open daily 11-4:30 Open daily 11-6:30 Sat-Sun 12-5 Thu-Mon 12-4:30 Open by appointment

BAY AREA/LIVERMORE
Bent Creek Winery – 5455 Greenville Rd, Livermore; 925 455-6320 Big White House – 6800 Greenville Rd, Livermore; 925 449-1976 Bodegas Aguirre – 8580 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 606-0554 Cedar Mountain – 7000 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 373-6636 Charles R Vnyds – 8195 Crane Ridge Rd, Livermore; 925 454-3040 Chouinard Vnyds – 33853 Palomares Rd, Castro Vly; 510 582-9900 Concannon – 4590 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 456-2505 Crooked Vine – 4948 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 449-0458 Cuda Ridge Wines – 5385 East Ave, Livermore; 510 304-0914 Darcie Kent – poured at Concannon, 4590 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 456-2505 Dashe Cellars – 55 4th St, Oakland; 510 452-1800 Eagle Ridge Vineyard – 10017 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 443-3375 Eckert Estate – 5963 Graham Court, Ste D, Livermore; 925-371-8606 el Sol – 8626 Lupine Way, Livermore; 925 606-1827 Elliston Vineyards – 463 Kilkare, Sunol; 925 862-2377 Fri-Sun 12-4:30 Sat-Sun 12-4:30 Sat-Sun 12-4 Sat-Sun 12-4 Fri-Sun 12-4:30 Sat-Sun 12-5 (and most holidays) Open daily 11-4:30 Mon-Sat 11-4:30, Sun 12-4:30 Fri-Sun 12-4:30 & by appointment Open daily 11-4:30 Thu-Sun 12-6, Mon by appt Sat-Sun 12-4:30 Fri-Sun 12 -5 & by appointment Fri-Sun 12-5 Sat-Sun 11-5 or by appt Sat-Sun 12-5pm Fri-Sun 12-5

ALAMEDA
R&B Cellars – 1835 San Jose Ave, Alameda; (510) 749-8477 Rock Wall Wine Co – 2301 Monarch St, Alameda; (510) 522-5700 Rosenblum Cellars – 2900 Main St #1100, Alameda; 800-559-8069 St. George Spirits – 2601 Monarch St, Alameda; (510) 769-1601 Wed-Sun 12-9 Wed-Sun 12-6 Daily 11-6 Wed-Sat 12-7, Sun 12-5

TREASURE ISLAND
Bodega Wine Estates – 751 13th St at Ave M, Treasure Island, San Francisco Fat Grape Winery – 1080 Avenue M, Treasure Island, San Francisco; 415-388-8318 Just Joshin – 751 13th Street at Avenue M, Treasure Island, San Francisco Knightswood – 751 13th Street at Avenue M, Treasure Island, San Francisco Stein Family Wines – 751 13th Street at Avenue M, Treasure Island, San Francisco Treasure Island Wines – 95 9th Street and Ave I, Treasure Island, SF; 415-394-9463 The Winery SF – 200 California Ave. Bldg 180 N, Treasure Island; 415-SF -JUICE VIE – 400 California Ave., Bldg 448, Treasure Island, SF; 415-756-1791 Sol Rouge – 400 California Ave., Bldg 141, Treasure Island, SF; 415-756-2254 Fri, Sat & Sun from 1-6 Tue-Sun 12-5:30 Fri, Sat, Sun from 1-6 Fri, Sat, Sun 1-6 Fri, Sat, Sun 1-6 Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 12-4 Daily 12-5 Sat-Sun 12-5 Sat-Sun 12-5

EN GARDE – poured at Tenuta, 633 Kalthoff Commons, Livermore; 707-836-3395
Fenestra Winery – 83 Vallecitos Rd (Hwy 84), Livermore; 925 447-5246

Fri-Sun 11:30-5 Hidden Creek – 5937 Graham Ct, Suite B, Livermore; 925 371-2424 Sat-Sun 12-4:30 John Christopher – 25 So. Livermore Ave, Ste 103, Livermore; 925-456-WINE Thu-Sun 12-6 La Rochelle – 5443 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 243-6442 Open daily 12-4:30 Las Positas Vineyards – 1828 Wetmore Rd, Livermore; 925 449-9463 Fri-Sun 12-5 Lavish Laines Winery – 2481 Buena Vista Ave, Livermore; 925 321-0373 Fri-Sun 11-7 Les Chenes – 5562 Victoria Lane, Livermore; 925 373-1662 Weekends 12-4:30 Little Valley Winery – 739 Main St, Pleasanton Thu-Sat 12-6, Sun 12-5 Longevity Wines – 2271 South Vasco Rd, Ste B, Livermore, 925-443-WINE Fri-Sat-Sun 12-5 Marr Cellars – Poured at The Singing Winemaker, 5143 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 606-WINE Fri-Sun 12-5 McGrail Vineyards – 5600 Greenville Rd, Livermore; 925 215-0717 Fri-Mon 12-4:30 & by appointment Miramont Estate – Poured at Tesla Vintners, 5143 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 606-WINE Fri-Sun 12-5 24837 E. Milton Rd, Linden; 209 887-3178 By appointment only Mitchell Katz Winery – 2481 Buena Vista Ave; Pleasanton; 925 454-9463 Daily 11-4:30 Murietta’s Well – 3005 Mines Rd; Livermore; 925 456-2390 May-Oct Open daily 11-4:30, Nov-Apr Wed-Sun 11-4:30 Nottingham Cellars – 2245 South Vasco Rd, Livermore; 925 294-8647 Fri 2-6, Sat-Sun 12-4:30 Occasio Winery – 2245B South Vasco Road, Livermore; 925 371-1987 Fri-Sun 12 to 5 Page Mill– 1960 S. Livermore Ave, Livermore; 925 456-7676 12-4:30 Thu-Mon 12-4:30 or by appointment Red Feather – 5700 Greenville Rd, Livermore; 925 449-1871 Sat-Sun 11-5, Mon-Fri 12-4 Retzlaff Vineyards – 1356 S. Livermore Ave, Livermore; 925 447-8941 Tue-Fri 12-2, Sat-Sun 12-4:30 Rios Lovell Estate Winery – 6500 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 443-0434 Wed-Fri 11-3, Sat-Sun 11-5 Rodrigue Molyneaux – 3053 Marina Ave, Livermore; 925 447-4280 Sat-Sun 12:30-5 Rubino Estates – 1188 Vineyard Ave, Pleasanton; 925 484-1699 Open daily 11-5:30 Ruby Hill Winery – 400 Vineyard Ave, Pleasanton; 925 931-WINE Open daily 11-5:30 Ryhan Estate Vineyards – 5385 East Ave, Livermore; 408-209-9498 Fri-Sun 12-5 Steven Kent – 5443 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 243-6440 Open daily 12-4:30 Stony Ridge Winery – 4948 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 449-0458 Mon-Sat 11-4:30, Sun 12-4:30

GARRÉ VINEYARD & WINERY – 7986 Tesla Rd, Livermore; 925 371-8200

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Bloomfield Vnyd– 633 First Street, Brentwood; 925 634-9463 Wed-Thu 4-8pm, Fri 4-11pm, Sat 11am-11pm Captain Vineyards – 1969 Joseph Drive, Moraga; 925 631-0714 Open by appointment Enos Wines – 9000 Brentwood Blvd., Brentwood; 925 634-3900 Open by appointment Hannah Nicole Vnyds – 6740 Balfour Road, Brentwood; 925 513-0769 Fri 11-3, Sat-Sun 1-5 Happy Valley Cellars – 1223 Upper Happy Valley Road, Lafayette; 925 283-1245 Open by appointment Lolonis Vnyds Tasting Room – 1930 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek; 925-456-WINE Mon-Fri 1-4 New Departures Wine Co. – 6140 Alhambra Valley Road, Martinez; 925 366-8463 Open by appointment Odisea Wine Co. – 963 Redwood Drive, Danville; 925 915-1662 Open by appointment Olin Wines – 975 Detroit Ave., Unit B, Concord; 925 771-7107 Sat 12-4 or by appt. Palomares Vineyards – 34329 Palomares Road, Castro Valley Sat-Sun 12-5 Parkmon Vineyards – 55 Laird Drive, Moraga; 925 631-7980 Open by appointment Shadowbrook Winery – 3739 Shadowbrook Court, Walnut Creek; 925-988-9463 Open by appointment Sterling Albert Winery– 150 Mason Circle, Suite J, Concord; 925 219-2279 Sat 12-5pm, Sun by appt. Tamayo Family Vnyds – 2155 Elkins Way, Brentwood; 925 513-8463 Open by appointment Viano Vineyards – 150 Morello Avenue, Martinez; 925 228-6465 Wed-Mon 9-5pm Wedl Wine Cellars – 400 Tate Lane, Oakley; 925 360-9677 Open by appointment only

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GEYSERVILLE Catelli’s – 21047 Geyserville Avenue, Geyserville; 707 857-3471 Contemporary American and Italian Diavola Pizzeria & Salumeria – 21021 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville; 707 814-0111 Italian Francis Ford Coppola’s Rustic – 300 Via Archimedes, Geyserville; 707 857-1462 Italian HEALDSBURG Cafe Lucia – 235 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 431-1113 Portuguese Bear Republic Brewing Co. – 345 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 433-2337Traditional American Bistro Ralph – 109 Plaza Street, Healdsburg; 707 433-1380 Contemporary American and French Campo Fina – 330 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 395-4640 Italian Charlie Palmer's Dry Creek Kitchen – 317 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 431-0330 Contemporary American Charcuturie – 335 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 431-7213 French Healdsburg Bar & Grill – 245 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 433-3333 Grill Madrona Manor – 1001 Westside Road, Healdsburg; 707 433-1542 Contemporary American Ravenous – 117 North St, Healdsburg; 707 431-1302 Californina Spoonbar – 219 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg; 707 433-7222 Mediterranean Willi’s Seafood & Raw Bar – 403 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg; 707 433-9191 Seafood Zin Restaurant & Wine Bar – 344 Center St, Healdsburg; 707 473-0946 Contemporary American GUERNEVILLE/FORESTVILLE Applewood Inn – 13555 Hwy 116, Guerneville; 707 869-9093 Farmhouse – 7871 River Road, Forestville; 707 887-3300

Della Santina’s
Located off the historic square in Sonoma, Della Santina’s is a family-owned and operated restaurant that has stood the test of time to become a Sonoma institution. The Della Santina family name shares a long lineage and history in the Tuscan town of Lucca, Italy.

Contemporary American

Della Santina’s
The restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner; reservations are recommended. 133 East Napa Street, Sonoma (707) 935-0576 www.dellasantinas.com

SANTA ROSA Caffe Portofino – 535 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa; 707 578-3096 Italian Equus Restaurant – 101 Fountrain Grove Parkway, Santa Rosa; 707 578-0149 Jack and Tony’s – 115 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa; 707 526-4347 Contemporary American John Ash & Co. Restaurant – 4330 Barnes Road, Santa Rosa; 707 527-7687 Californian La Gare – 208 Wilson Street, Santa Rosa; 707 528-4355 French Zazu Restaurant & Farm – 3535 Guerneville Rd, Santa Rosa; 707 523-4814 Traditional American WINDSOR Ume – 8710 Old Redwood Highway, Windsor; 707 838-6700

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SEBASTOPOL GTO’s Seafood House – 234 South Main Street, Sebastopol; 707 824-9922 Seafood Hopmonk Tavern – 230 Petaluma Avenue, Sebastopol; 707 829-7300 Traditional American SONOMA VALLEY Café Citti – 9049 Highway 12, Kenwood; 704 833-2690 Italian Cafe La Haye – 140 E Napa Street, Sonoma; 707-935-5994 Contemporary American Centre Du Vin – 480 First Street East, Sonoma; 707 996-9779 French Della Santina’s Trattoria – 133 East Napa Street, Sonoma; 707 935-0576 Italian El Dorado Kitchen 405 1st Street West, Sonoma; 707 996-3220 Contemporary American Girl & The Fig – 110 West Spain Street, Sonoma; 707 938-3634 French Glen Ellen Inn – 13670 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen; 707 996-6409 Contemporary American Glen Ellen Star – 13648 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen; 707 343-1384 Traditional American Hopmonk Tavern – 691 Broadway, Sonoma; 707 935-9100 Traditional American Kenwood Restaurant – 9900 Hwy 12, Kenwood; 707 833-6326 Contemporary American/French LaSalette Restaurant – 452 First St East, Ste H, Sonoma; 707 938-1927 Portuguese Maya Restaurant – 101 East Napa Street, Sonoma; 707 935-3500 Mexican Saddles Steakhouse – 29 East MacArthur St, Sonoma; 707 938-3191 Steakhouse and Seafood Sante – 100 Boyes Boulevard, Boyes Hot Springs; 707 938-9000 French Swiss Hotel Bar & Restaurant – 18 West Spain St, Sonoma; 707 938-2884 Italian Yeti Restaurant 14301 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen; 707 996-9930 Indian and Nepali PETALUMA Central Market – 42 Petaluma Blvd North, Petaluma; 707 778-9900 Contemporary American Cucina Paradiso – 114 Petaluma Blvd. N, Petaluma; 707 782-1130 Italian Graziano’s Ristorante – 170 Petaluma Blvd, Petaluma; 707 762-5997 Italian Risibisi Restaurant & Wine Bar – 154 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma; 707 766-7600 Italian

ENOTECA DELLA SANTINA NEXT DOOR – SONOMA’S BEST WINE BAR • More than 300 selections of domestic and international wines at competitive prices • 30 wines by the glass, customized flights and specialty beers • Assorted cheeses and panini served daily • Winemaker dinners and educational seminars • Bimonthly wine club featuring wines of the world

Enoteca Della Santina
The Enoteca is closed Mondays 127 East Napa Street, Sonoma (707) 938-4200 www.enotecadellasantina.com
Both locations are available for private events.

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NAPA Angéle Restaurant & Bar – 540 Main Street, 707 252-8115 French Cuisine Azzuro Pizzeria & Enoteca – 1260 Main Street, 707 255-5552 Pizzeria Bistro Don Giovanni – 4110 Howard Lane, 707 224-3300 Italian Cuisine Boon Fly Cafe – 4048 Sonoma Highway, 707 299-4870 Traditional American Cuisine Bounty Hunter – 975 First Street, 707 226-3976 Contemporary American Cuisine Ca’Momi – 610 First Street, #10, 707-257-4992 Italian Celadon – 500 Main Street, 707 254-9690 Seafood and Contemporary American Cuisine Cole’s Chop House – 1122 Main Street, 707 224-6328 Steakhouse and French Cuisine Cuvee – 1650 Soscol Avenue, 707 224-2330 Contemporary American Cuisine Eiko’s – 1882 Town Center, 707-501-4444 Japanese Cuisine Farm at Carneros Inn – 4048 Sonoma Hwy, 707 299-4880 Contemporary American Cuisine Fish Story – 790 Main Street, 707 251-5600 Seafood Fumé Bistro – 4050 Byway East, 707 257-1999 Contemporary American Cuisine Grace’s Table – 1400 Second Street, 707 226-6200 Contemporary American Cuisine Gott’s Roadside Cafe – 644 1st Street, 707 224-6900 Contemporary American Cuisine La Toque – 1314 McKinstry Street, 707 257-5157 French Cuisine Morimoto Napa – 610 Main Street, 707 252-1600 Japanese Cuisine Oenotri – 1425 Fisrst Street, 707 252-1022 Italian Cuisine Siena Restaurant – 875 Bordeaux Way, 707 251-1900 Italian, Seafood, Meditarranean Ubuntu – 1140 Main Street, 707-258-1000 Vegetarian Cuisine Uva Trattoria – 1040 Clinton Street, 707-255-6646 Italian Cuisine Zuzu – 829 Main Street, 707 224-0695 California Tapas, Spanish & Mediterranean YOUNTVILLE Ad Hoc – 6476 Washington Street, 707 944-2487 Contemporary American Cuisine Bardessono – 6526 Yount Street,707 204-6000 Contemporary American Cuisine Bistro Jeanty – 6510 Washington Street, 707 944-0103 French Cuisine Brix Restaurant – 7377 Highway 29, 707 944-2749 French inspired California Cuisine Bottega – 6525 Washington Street,707 945-1050 Italian Cuisine Bouchon Bistro – 6534 Washington Street, 707 944-8037 French Cuisine étoile Restaurant – at Domaine Chandon, 1 California Drive, 707 204-7529 French Cuisine Hurley’s – 6518 Washington St, 707 944-2345 Contemporary American Cuisine Mustards Grill – 7399 St. Helena Highway, 707 944-2424 Contemporary American Cuisine Redd – 6480 Washington Street, 707 944-2222 Contemporary American Cuisine RUTHERFORD Alex – 1140 Rutherfrod Road, 707 967-5500 Auberge du Soleil – 180 Rutherford Hill Road, 707 963-1211 Rutherford Grill – 1180 Rutherford Road, 707 963-1792

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ST. HELENA Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen – 1327 Railroad Avenue, 707 963-1200 Contemporary American Cuisine Culinary Institute – 2555 Main Street, 1-888-995-1699 Contemporary American and Worldwide Foods Gott’s Roadside Cafe – 933 Main Street, 707 963-3486 Traditional American Cuisine Market – 1347 Main Street, 707-963-3799 Traditional American Cuisine Press – 587 St. Helena Highway, 707 967-0550 Steakhouse Terra – 1345 Railroad Avenue, 707 963-8931 Contemporary Asian insipired American Cuisine © Tra Vigne Restaurant – 1050 Charter Oak Avenue, 707 963-4444 Italian Cuisine CALISTOGA Barolo – 1457 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-9900 Contemporary American & Italian Cuisine Brannan’s Grill – 1374 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-2233 Traditional American Cuisine Calistoga Inn & Brewery – 1250 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-4101 Traditional American Cuisine Flat Iron Grill – 1440 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-1220 Traditional American/ Steakhouse Hydro Bar & Grill – 1403 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-9777 Traditional American Cuisine JoLe Restaurant – 1457 Lincoln Avenue, 707 942-5938 Contemporary American Cuisine Solbar – @ Solage, 755 Silverado Trail, 707 226-0850 Contemporary American Cuisine Wappo Bar & Bistro – 1226 Washington Street, 707 942-4712 Blend of regional Cuisine

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