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New Chef at J Vineyards & Winery

Erik Johnson has joined J Vineyards & Winery as their new executive chef and is sharing his knowledge in a new series of cooking classes at the winery. Previously, Johnson was the executive sous chef at Healdsburg’s Dry Creek kitchen and has taught classes at Relish Culinary School. Now guests may get a taste of […]

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New Tasting Lounge for Rosenblum Cellars

Rosenblum Cellars welcomes visitors to their new urban-chic Tasting Lounge in Healdsburg. The bright and airy tasting room is located just off the Healdsburg Downtown Plaza near Relish Culinary Adventures and The Wurst eatery. In addition to a tasting room, the new location includes an event and educational space, a lounge for locals and club […]

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New CA Square Wines = A Square Deal

Sonoma County wine producer Truett-Hurst Inc. has launched an all-new line of eco-friendly “California Square” fine wines. The wines are named for their square bottles, which represent a square deal for consumers. The 2012 vintage of California Square wines come in three varieties of premium appellation-based wines, including the Russian River Valley Chardonnay from Sonoma […]

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Healdsburg’s New Vita Casalinga Sells Italian Kitchenware

Just off Healdsburg’s Plaza is a new shop, Vita Casalinga, that sells ceramics, linens, kitchenware, an all-organic bath & body line—and every product was crafted in Italy. “We work mostly with one family that makes our ceramics and linens,” said Danielle Bolla. She is co-owner, with Michelle Freeborn, of the new store. “We want Vita […]

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Banshee Wines’ First Tasting Room Opens in Healdsburg

Three young friends from the Midwest and East Coast—Noah Dorrance, Baron Ziegler and Steve Graf—each with a long-held passion for wine, took advantage of the grape glut in 2009 to purchase premium grapes and make some serious Pinot Noir. Et voila! Such was the start of Banshee Wines, devoted to creating benchmark wines from the […]

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New Harvest Tours at Lambert Bridge Winery

Beginning the first week in September and ending in mid-October, Lambert Bridge Winery will offer daily winery harvest tours. All tours begin at 11 a.m. and take approximately one hour. Each tour includes a walk through the estate vineyard as well as guest participation in testing for brix’s of sugar. Guests might also see harvest […]

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Portalupi Wines’ Old Vine Zinfandel Wins Best of Class Award

Healdsburg’s Portalupi Wines has been awarded a Best of Class, Double Gold by the 2013 San Francisco International Wine Competition.  The San Francisco International Wine Competition is the largest, most influential international wine competition in America, judged by a prestigious panel of nationally recognized wine experts. The award was given to the winery’s 2011 Old […]

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New Estate Tour at Jordan Vineyard & Winery

Beginning September 5, visitors to Jordan Vineyard & Winery will be able to experience all this winery has to offer in a new, open-air tour.  Their Estate Tour & Tasting Experience takes guests beyond the walls of the winery chateau for a guided tour of Jordan’s breathtaking vineyards, vistas, chef gardens and more.  Visitors are […]

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Mueller Winery Opens New Tasting Room in Healdsburg

This boutique winery has opened a new tasting room in downtown Healdsburg, across from the Raven Performing Arts Center.  Previously visitors could taste Bob Mueller’s hand-crafted wines at his home and winery property on Starr Road in Windsor.  The new tasting room is easy to find, and is a relaxing place to sit down and […]

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New Tasting Room for Valdez Winery

Valdez Family Winery has opened a new tasting room in downtown Healdsburg. The winery is based in Cloverdale, and will continue to produce wines in that location, but wanted a more convenient place for visitors to taste their award winning wines. The story behind the Valdez Family Winery is the tale of an American dream. […]

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