Media Coverage

Media coverage from around the globe about Sonoma County Winegrowers, as well as Sonoma County sustainability, grape growers and wines.

Wine Institute Releases Results of New California Wine Tourism Survey

Date of Coverage: September 21, 2017

Results of a new online survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults who recently visited California wine country were released on September 21, offering insights to wineries and local wine associations in understanding and enhancing the experience of visitors to wineries and regions.

September 21, 2017

20 Sonoma Wineries to Visit Right Now

Date of Coverage: September 21, 2017

It’s harvest time and there’s so much going on in the vineyards and wineries that you can almost taste it in the air. Julie Fadda Powers suggests where to raise a glass to our region’s winemakers and growers, who work hard all year in anticipation of the season. Many wineries host harvest special events and […]

September 21, 2017

VinExpo coming to Sonoma County

Date of Coverage: September 21, 2017

VinExpo, the largest wine exhibition and promotion in the world, has launched a new section called VinExpo Explorer. VinExpo CEO Guillaume Deglise announced in Vienna, Austria recently that the 2018 event will come to Sonoma County for a two-day experience Sept. 23 to 25.

September 21, 2017

David Ramey’s Westside Road winery approved by Sonoma County zoning board

Date of Coverage: September 21, 2017

Sonoma County planning officials approved a proposal Thursday from a well-known local vintner who wants to build a winery and tasting room operation at the site of a vineyard he owns on Westside Road. The county’s Board of Zoning Adjustments voted 3-1 in favor of the development planned by David Ramey, of Healdsburg’s Ramey Wine Cellars, […]

September 21, 2017

Labor crisis reality in wine region

Date of Coverage: September 18, 2017

Earlier this year Grape Sense featured a look at the potential of a labor crisis in Napa/Sonoma during this fall harvest season. The potential has become a reality for many in the nation’s premier wine region.

September 18, 2017