Wine Spectator "The 2012 Porcupine Ridge Syrah Coastal Region uses all Swartland fruit, and it shows light-bodied cherry, white pepper and spice notes with a charming finish. At around $12, it's another hard-to-beat value."
Sonoma winemakers, principals, and grape grower raising a glass, raising the roof, and raising funds for the 2012 Sonoma Valley Harvest Wine Auction - Sonoma Shambala! The event is September 2, 2012 at Chateau St. Jean, come and celebrate the 20th anniversary with us.
Sangiacomo Family Vineyards Winemaker Dinner, Saturday, September 1, 2012. There’s no better way to celebrate a weekend in Sonoma County than with a traditional meal hosted by one of our most venerable wine growing families, the Sangiacomo family. Join three generations of Sangiacomos at their historic Sonoma Valley ranch for an evening that promises award-winning wines provided by a select group of local wineries that make wines from their magnificent vineyards.
Francis Ford Coppola Winery - location for the Sonoma Starlight Supper Club, Friday, August 31, 2012. Guests will enjoy a bountiful array of local, seasonal cuisine poolside, prepared by a top Sonoma County chef. Over 20 wineries will be on hand to share their finest Sonoma County wines, creating infinite opportunities to pair wines with our incredible local fare. Live music and dancing to Bay Area favorites Pride & Joy all set against a backdrop of shimmering stars in the Alexander Valley.
Sonoma Valley Reserve is a must-do for this weekend! Visit the link at www.reservesonomavalley.com for ticket and tour information. Transportation, lunch, and ten unique wine tasting tours - check it out!