A visit to Ravenswood Winery

Tucked into foothills of Mayacamas Mountains, on the outskirts of the town of Sonoma, Ravenswood is an understated winery (compared to a few of its other siblings), with a cozy tasting room, nice patio overlooking the vineyard, and a small team.  Of course, knowing that the winery is owned by Constellation Brands, had set my […]

A visit to Kunde Family Estate, Sonoma

  It didn’t surprise me that Kunde’s main tasting room bar was crowded when I arrived. Located in the heart of the Sonoma Valley on Sonoma Highway at Kenwood, Kunde Family Estate is a favorite with visitors to Sonoma. It also helps that the winery was a location for many scenes of the film Bottleshock, […]

A visit to St. Francis Winery, Sonoma

It’s not every day you can sit down to an elaborate seated 6-course wine & food pairing at a winery. But at St. Francis this is one of their most popular experiences. With dishes that rival what you’ll find at any top restaurant, I quickly understood why people come here and why they continue to […]