Russian River Valley “Grape to Glass” Aug. 17-19

12th Annual Russian River Valley WinegrowersGrape to Glass This WeekendAugust 17-19, 2007 promises to be an unforgettable journey through the wine, food and adventures of the Russian River Valley at the 12th Annual Grape to Glass weekend. Hosted by the Russian River Valley Winegrowers this year’s event promises to be even more fun, more educational and more delicious than ever before! To kick off the weekend, Friday’s events will include the traditional bike ride through vineyard-lined country roads and the ever popular mystery bus excursions. In addition Friday night’s barbecue at MacMurray Ranch, “Big River, Big Ranch, Big Reds”, will showcase the Russian River Valley’s emerging “Not Pinot” red wines – cool-climate Syrahs, Zins, Merlot – paired with grilled lamb, duck and other big red friendly Sonoma County foods. Guests will also be able to tour the impressive vineyards of MacMurray Ranch by Jeep, driving up to the magnificent “High Country” lookout with its 280