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Dec 29, 2016

Wine Road Episode 16 - Healdsburg 3 Day Itinerary

In this episode we share our favorites for where to go, stay, dine, sip, and play in Healdsburg. Including coffee shops, bakeries, and of course tasting rooms.

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.


Links:
Lodging Healdsburg
• Best Western Dry Creek — http://www.drycreekinn.com
• Hotel Healdsburg - http://www.hotelhealdsburg.com
• Camelia Inn B& B - http://www.camelliainn.com
• Grape Leaf Inn - http://grapeleafinn.com
• Healdsburg Inn on the Plaza - https://www.healdsburginn.com

Restaurants, Bakeries and Coffee shops
• The Wurst - http://www.wurstrestaurant.com
• Persimmon - http://www.persimmonhealdsburg.com
• Valette - http://www.valettehealdsburg.com
• Shed - http://healdsburgshed.com
• Flying Goat Coffee - http://flyinggoatcoffee.com
• Costeaux Bakery - http://costeaux.com
• Donwtown Bakery - http://www.downtownbakery.net
• Healdsburg Bar & Grill - http://healdsburgbarandgrill.com
• Cafe Lucia - http://cafelucia.net

Wine Tasting Rooms
• Thumbprint - https://thumbprintcellars.com
• Hawley - https://hawleywine.com
• Portalupi - http://www.portalupiwine.com
• Toad Hollow—http://www.toadhollow.com
• C Donatiello - http://www.cdonatiello.com
• Cartograph - http://www.cartographwines.com
• Road House - https://www.roadhousewinery.com
• Spicy Vines - https://spicyvines.com
• Selby - http://www.selbywinery.com
• Long Board - http://www.longboardvineyards.com
• Holdredge - http://www.holdredge.com
• Sapphire Hill - http://www.sapphirehill.com
• Kelley & Young - http://www.kelleyyoungwines.com
• Hearts Desire - http://www.hartsdesirewines.com
• Davis Family Wines - http://www.davisfamilyvineyards.com

Cider
• Sonoma Cider Tap Room - http://sonomacider.com/taproom/

Shops and Art Galleries
• Mr. Moon’s - http://www.mrmoons.com
• Art Galleries - http://healdsburggalleries.com

Trip Planning Resources
• Wine Road Concierge Service - http://www.wineroad.com
• Wine Road Map - https://www.wineroad.com/maps/

Credits:
The Wine Road podcast is recorded, mixed, and mastered at
Threshold Studios Sebastopol, CA. http://thresholdstudios.info

 

Dec 15, 2016

Wine Road EP 15 - Holiday Spirit on the Wine Road- In this holiday episode episode we share our wine tasting tip of the day - Don’t over book appointments, we talk about Art and Gallery resources along the wine road, give two book reviews — But First Champagne, by David White and American Wino: A Tale of Reds, Whites, and One Man’s Blues by Dan Dunn; Wine gadget of the day: Tilt; and Wine of the day: Dry Creek Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, and some last minute wine trivia game gift ideas.

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.


Show Notes:
• Wine Tasting Tip of the Day - 1:10
• Art resources and Galleries - 3:29
• Wine Gadget - 5:50
• Book Recommendations - 8:30
• Wine of the Podcast - 10:33
• Last minute wine trivia game gift ideas - 13:50


Links:

Sebastopol Center for the Arts
Graton Gallery
Paul Mathew Vineyards Tasting Room (Graton) 
Tilt - Soiree Home
But First Champagne by David White 
American Wino by Dan Dunn 
Dry Creek Vineyard 
Wine Wars Trivia Game
Wine Road Map

Credits:
The Wine Road podcast is recorded, mixed, and mastered at
Threshold Studios Sebastopol, CA. http://thresholdstudios.info

 

Dec 1, 2016

Wine Road EP 14 - Santa Rosa 3 Day Itinerary - In this episode we share our favorites for where to go, stay, dine, sip, and play in Santa Rosa.

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Show Notes:

• Santa Rosa Day 1 - 0:53
⁃ Check-in / Lodging options, coffee, beer, dining options.
• Santa Rosa Day 2 - 4:07
⁃ Breakfast, shopping, activities, wineries, lunch and dinner options
• Santa Rosa Day 3 - 10:11
⁃ Breakfast, Winery Tour loop, dining options

Links:

• Hotel La Rose - http://www.hotellarose.com
• Hyatt Vineyard Creek RR Square - https://vineyardcreek.hyatt.com
• Vintners Inn John Ash & Co. - https://www.vintnersinn.com/
• Flying Goat Coffee RR Square -http://flyinggoatcoffee.com
• Russian River Brewing Co.- http://russianriverbrewing.com/brew-pub
• Cellars of Sonoma - http://www.cellarsofsonoma.com
• Luther Burbank Gardens and Home - http://www.lutherburbank.org
• Safari West - http://www.safariwest.com
• Starks Steak and Seafood - http://www.starkrestaurants.com/stark-restaurant/starks-steak-seafood/
• Sazon Peruvian Cuisine - http://sazonsr.com
• Omelette Express - http://omeletteexpress.com
• Urban Wineries Coffey Lane
⁃ Carol Shelton - http://carolshelton.com
⁃ Desmond Wines - http://www.desmondwines.com
⁃ Inspiration Vineyards and Winery - https://www.inspirationvineyards.com
⁃ Premonition Cellars - http://premonitioncellars.com
• Paradise Ridge - http://prwinery.com
• Charles Schultz Museum - https://schulzmuseum.org
• A’Roma Roasters Coffee - http://www.aromaroasters.com/main.html
• Sea Thai Bistro - http://www.seathaibistrobar.com/welcome/
• Made Local Marketplace - http://www.madelocalmarketplace.com
• Bird and Bottle - http://birdandthebottle.com
• Rosso - http://www.rossopizzeria.com
• Jack and Tony’s Whiskey Bar - http://www.jackandtonys.com
• Spinster Sisters - http://thespinstersisters.com
• Wineries Loop
⁃ Hanna - http://www.hannawinery.com
⁃ Balletto - http://www.ballettovineyards.com
⁃ Red Car - http://redcarwine.com
⁃ Iron Horse Vineyards - http://www.ironhorsevineyards.com
• La Gare French Restaurant - http://www.lagarerestaurant.com
• Wine Road Map - https://www.wineroad.com/maps/

 

CREDITS:

The Wine Road podcast is recorded, mixed, and mastered at Threshold Studios Sebastopol, CA. http://thresholdstudios.info

Nov 17, 2016

Wine Road EP 13 - Holiday Open Houses - In this episode we give a new Tasting Tip of the Day, talk about Holiday Open Houses at wineries, try out the Wine Buff, a new item from Soirree Home, discuss the new book American Rhone, and taste the Siduri RRV Pinot Noir.

Show Notes:

• Wine Tasting Tip of the Day: Drink what you like. Use the Dump bucket- 0:47
• Holiday Open Houses on Thanksgiving Weekend- 2:20
• New Restaurant Opening- Single Thread Farms- 3:16
• New Wine Item / Wine Buff - - 4:44
• Book Recommendation / American Rhone- - 6:22
• Wine of the Day / Siduri RRV Pinot Noir - 8:00


Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Wine Road Map - https://www.wineroad.com/maps/
• Single Thread Farms - https://singlethreadfarms.com
• Wine Buff - https://soireehome.com/product/winebuff/
• American Rhone - https://www.amazon.com/American-Rhone-Maverick-Winemakers-Americans/dp/0520256662/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1479345833&sr=8-1&keywords=American+Rhone
• Siduri - http://www.siduri.com

 

 

The Wine Road podcast is recorded, mixed, and mastered at Threshold Studios Sebastopol, CA. http://thresholdstudios.info 

 

Nov 3, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 12 - Guerneville 3-Day Itinerary In this episode we give a new Tasting Tip of the Day—take the printed tasting notes with you to keep track of the wines you taste, and our 3-Day Itinerary for Guerneville on the Russian River.


Show Notes:
• Wine Tasting Tip of the Day- 0:22
• Guerneville Day 1 - 1:50
• Guerneville Day 2 - 8:12
• Guerneville Day 3 - 12:08
• Bird Washing ( Milly looses it!) - 13:04

GUERNEVILLE LINKS:
• Auto Camp - http://autocamp.com/location/russian-river/
• Boon Hotel + Spa - http://boonhotels.com
• Applewood Inn - http://www.applewoodinn.com
• Stumptown Brewery - http://www.stumptown.com
• Big Bottom Market - http://www.bigbottommarket.com
• Sonoma Nesting Co. - http://sonomanesting.com
• Guerneville 5 & 10 - http://www.guerneville5and10.com
• Guerneville Bank Club - http://www.guernevillebankclub.com
• Nimble and Finns - http://nimbleandfinns.com
• Chile Pies Baking Co. - http://www.chilepiesbakingco.com
• Korbel Winery - http://www.korbel.com
• Seaside Metal - http://seasidemetal.com
• Boon Eat + Drink - http://eatatboon.com
• Rio Nido Roadhouse - http://rionidoroadhouse.com
• Johnson’s Beach - http://johnsonsbeach.com
• Armstrong Redwoods - https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=450
• Coffee Bazaar - http://www.coffeebazaar.com
• Dick Bloomsters Korean Diner - http://www.dickblomsters.com
• Rainbow Cattle Company - http://www.queersteer.com
• Revival - http://eatatrevival.com
• Rivers End Restaurant - https://www.ilovesunsets.com
• Café Aquatica - https://www.facebook.com/Café-Aquatica-269646206414035/
• The Cape Fear Cafe - http://www.capefearcafe.net/home
• Duncans Mills - http://www.duncansmills.net
• Jenner - http://visitjenner.com


Westside Road Wineries:
• Moshin - http://www.moshinvineyards.com
• Gary Farrell - https://www.garyfarrellwinery.com
• Williams Selyem -http://www.williamsselyem.com
• Porter Creek -http://www.portercreekvineyards.com
• J. Rochioli - http://www.rochioliwinery.com
• Arista - https://www.aristawinery.com

Music:
“Your Call” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Oct 20, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 11 - Wineries with Fireplaces - In this episode we talk about Wineries with Fireplaces, give a new Tasting Tip of the Day, try out a new item- some nifty new wine charms from Simply Charmed, discuss the new book Perfect Score, and taste the Manzanita Creek Cabernet Franc.


Show Notes:

• Wine Tasting Tip of the Day- 0:20
• Wineries with Fireplaces - 1:22
• Simply Charmed -new wine item - 5:00
• Perfect Score book review- 7:18
• Wine of the Day / Manzanita Creek Cab Franc - 9:35
• Wine and Food Affair upcoming event - 11:58
• Letter from a Listener Kimmy T. ! - 12:54

Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Wine Road Map - https://www.wineroad.com/maps/
• Manzanita Creek Winery- https://manzanitacreek.com
• Perfect Score- https://www.amazon.com/Perfect-Score-Business-21st-Century-Winery/dp/1455535761/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1476593739&sr=8-1&keywords=Perfect+Score
• Simply Charmed Wine Magnets—http://www.wineswithcharm.com

 

Wineries with Fireplaces:

Alexander Valley
• White Oak - https://whiteoakwinery.com
• Alexander Valley Vineyards - http://www.avvwine.com
• de Lorimier Winery-http://delorimierwinery.com
• Trentadue - http://trentadue.com
• Hawkes -http://www.hawkeswine.com
• Pech Merle Winery -http://www.pechmerlewinery.com
• Hanna - http://www.hannawinery.com
Dry Creek Valley
• Dutcher Crossing - http://www.dutchercrossingwinery.com
• Dry Creek Vineyard - http://www.drycreekvineyard.com
• Fritz Underground Winery - http://www.fritzwinery.com
• Geyser Peak - http://www.geyserpeakwinery.com
• Mill Creek - http://www.millcreekwinery.com
Russian River Valley
• Dutton Goldfield -http://www.duttongoldfield.com
• Korbel -http://www.korbel.com
• La Crema - http://www.lacrema.com
• Kendall-Jackson - http://www.kj.com
• Lynmar Estate- http://lynmarestate.com
• Benovia -http://www.benoviawinery.com
• Paradise Ridge -http://prwinery.com
• Woodenhead - http://www.woodenheadwine.com
• Seghesio -http://www.seghesio.com
• Spicy Vines ( no fireplace!) https://spicyvines.com


Music:
“Your Call” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Oct 7, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 10 - Cloverdale 3 Day Visit - This episode we give a 3-Day Itinerary for where to Sip, Play, Dine & Stay in and around Cloverdale and Geyserville Wine of the Cast: 2012 Meritage from Christopher Creek


Show Notes:
• Cloverdale/Geyserville 3-Day Itinerary - 0:35
• Wine of the Cast: Christopher Creek Meritage - 10:29
• Food and Wine Affair Event - 12:15

Links:
Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
Christopher Creek Winery- http://christophercreek.com

3-Day Itinerary Cloverdale/Geyserville:
Geyserville Grille - http://www.geyservilleinn.com/dining-en.html
Rustic - Francis Ford Coppola Winery - https://www.francisfordcoppolawinery.com/visit/dine/rustic
Alexander Inn —http://www.thealexanderinn.com
Kelley and Young Wine Garden B & B —http://vintagetowers.com/index.html
Ruth McGowan’s Brew Pub - http://cloverdaleale.com
Hamburger Ranch - http://www.hamburgerranchandbbq.com
Geyserville Mud - http://www.geyservillemud.com/links_and_events
Catelli’s - http://www.mycatellis.com
Diavola - http://www.diavolapizzeria.com
Bosworth and Son Mercantile - http://bosworthandson.com
Geyserville Gun Club - http://www.geyservillegunclub.com
Flying Goat - http://flyinggoatcoffee.com/324-center-street/

Wineries:
Fritz - http://www.fritzwinery.com
Cast - https://www.castwines.com
Trattore -https://trattorefarms.com
David Coffaro - http://www.coffaro.com
Yoakim Bridge Winery- http://www.yoakimbridge.com
Pedroncelli - http://www.pedroncelli.com
Frick - http://www.frickwinery.com/index.asp
J. Rickards — https://www.jrwinery.com
Silver Oak - https://www.silveroak.com/visit-us/alexander/

Mercury Geyserville - http://www.mercurywine.com/

Ramazzotti Wines - http://www.ramazzottiwines.com/
Pech Merle Winery - http://www.pechmerlewinery.com
Locals - http://localstastingroom.com
The Meeker Vineyards - http://meekerwine.com
Route 128 - http://www.route128winery.com

Music:
“Your Call” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Sep 27, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 09 – Sebastopol: Three-Day Itinerary

This episode we give best bets for a three-day stay. Where to Eat, Stay, Dine, & Play in and around Sebastopol. Wine of the Cast: Cabernet Sauvignon from Tara Bella. 

Sebastopol

Citta Slow – http://www.cittaslowsebastopol.org/aboutus.html

DAY 1

Check-In:

Sebastopol Inn - http://www.sebastopolinn.com

Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott– http://www.winecountryhi.com

Barlow-- http://thebarlow.net

Taylor Maid -- http://www.taylormaidfarms.com

Crooked Goat Brewing - http://www.crookedgoatbrewing.com

Woodfour -- http://woodfourbrewing.com

Sub Zero Ice cream - http://thebarlow.net/tenants/sub-zero-ice-cream/

Screaming Mimi’s Ice Cream -http://www.screaminmimisicecream.com

Wind Gap Tasting Room - http://www.windgapwines.com/Tasting-Room

LaFollette Tasting Room - http://lafollettewines.com/index.html

McPhail Tastig Room - http://macphailwine.com

The Passdoor -- http://www.thepassdoor.net

Littlefour Clothing Store - http://www.littlefourstore.com

Sebastopol Kitchen & Table - http://www.sebastopolkitchentable.com

Sebastopol Dinner:

Raman Gaijin - http://www.ramengaijin.com

Zazu Kitchen & Farm -http://zazukitchen.com

DAY 2

Ninja Star Coffee Bar--http://ninjastarcoffeebar.com

Hole in The Wall --http://www.holeinthewallsebastopol.com

Sebastopol Bike Center Rental - http://www.sebastopolbike.com

Joe Rodota Trail -http://parks.sonomacounty.ca.gov/Get_Outdoors/Parks/Joe_Rodota_Trail.aspx

Forestville

Jigar - http://www.jigarwines.com

Joseph Jewel - http://josephjewell.com

Wine Guerrilla - http://www.wineguerrilla.com

Backyard-- http://www.backyardforestville.com

Dinner Sebastopol

K & L Bistro -http://klbistro.com

Late Night Sebastopol

Hopmonk -http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/

DAY 3

Sebastopol Farmers Market -http://www.sebastopolfarmmarket.org

Wine Tasting:

Red Car - http://redcarwine.com

Dutton Goldfield - http://www.duttongoldfield.com

Merry Edwards - http://www.merryedwards.com

Andy’s Produce Market - http://andysproduce.com

Antique Society - http://www.antiquesociety.com

Graton

Graton Gallery - http://www.gratongallery.net

Paul Mathew Tasting Room -- http://www.paulmathewvineyards.com/tastingroom.html

Dinner Sebastopol:

Peter Lowell’s - http://www.peterlowells.com

Wine of the Cast: Tara Bella- http://tarabellawinery.com

Event: Wine & Food Affair -- https://www.wineroad.com/events/wine-food-affair/

Music:

“Leopard Print Elevator” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

Sep 7, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 08 - California Wine Month - In this short but sweet episode we talk about California Wine Month and what the Wine Road is doing to feature California wine, we discuss Down to Earth a wine book, and taste the 2012 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon from Optima.


Show Notes:

• California Wine Month - 0:35
• Major Valleys and AVA’s along the wine road - 2:26
• Sub-AVA’s - 3:56
• Wine Road Map great resource for visitors- 4:45
• Wine of Day // Wine of the Cast - 2012 Optima Cabernet Sauvignon - 5:22
• Down to Earth wine book published by the Wine Institute 6:35
• George Rose Photographer 6:46

Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Wine Road Map - https://www.wineroad.com/maps/
• Optima Winery - https://optimawinery.com
• Down To Earth: A Seasonal Tour of Sustainable Winegrowing in California- https://www.amazon.com/Earth-Seasonal-Sustainable-Winegrowing-California/dp/0615946615
• George Rose Photographer - http://georgerose.com


Wineries Mentioned:

• Optima - https://optimawinery.com

Music:

"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Aug 27, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 07-Farmers Markets / Harvest Begins- In this episode talk about the start of Harvest, Farmers Markets, Wine Tasting Tips on tasting room hours and picnic grounds, the upcoming Wine and Food Affair event, and we pop some bubbles to celebrate the move to the new Wine Road World HQ.


Show Notes:
• Harvest time on the Wine Road- 0:32
• Wine Tasting Tips:
⁃ Tasting room hours and winery picnic grounds- 0:59
⁃ Winery picnic grounds -1:54
• Farmers Markets (Sebastopol, Occidental, Healdsburg, Cloverdale) - 2:27
• Ring for Wine: Wine of the PodCast - Korbel Natural - 4:35
• Cork pop! - 4:46
• Event: A Wine and Food Affair - 5:30
• Recipe database on Wine Road website- 6:00
• Item of the Day: Capabunga CapaBubbles Champange/Sparkling Topper- 7:10

Links:
• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Korbel - http://www.korbel.com/california-champagnes/
• A Wine and Food Affair - https://www.wineroad.com/events/wine-food-affair/
• Capabunga CapaBunga - https://www.capabunga.com/Reseal-your-Champagne-s/1827.htm


Music:
“Podcast Theme 03“ Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Aug 11, 2016

Wine Road— The Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining, outdoor activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 06- Beyond Wine- Activities in Wine Country - In this episode we discuss things to do and outdoor activities that are not necessarily wine specific. We debut the “time for wine” bell and Milly goes crazy for Pinot. Also and DJ Bethy Beth admits she loves her name. ;-)


Show Log:

• Another Listener email! - 0:29
• Sonoma County Wine Growers Vineyard Walks - 0:55
• Rivers Edge Kayak and Canoe - 2:27
• Wine Country Bikes - 2:37
• Safari West - 3:12
• Canopy Tour Zip Line - 4:19
• Bodega Head whale watching - 4:44
• Spud Point Crab Shack 5:08
• Kendal Jackson Garden Tours 5:50
• Quivira Gardens - 6:12
• Charles M. Schulz Museum - 6:25
• Luther Burbank Gardens - 6:50
• Wine of Day // Wine of the PodCast - Woodenhead Pinot Noir - 8:24
• Event: AVA Zinfandel Blending/August 13th, 2016 - 10:40


Show Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Sonoma County Wine Growers Vineyard Walks Self Guided Tours - http://www.sonomacounty.com/articles/free-vineyard-walking-tours
• Rivers Edge Kayak and Canoe - http://riversedgekayakandcanoe.com
• Wine Country Bikes - http://www.winecountrybikes.com
• Sonoma Canopy Tour Zip Line -http://www.sonomacanopytours.com
• Safari West - http://www.safariwest.com
• Charles M. Schulz Museum- http://schulzmuseum.org
• Luther Burbank Gardens- http://www.lutherburbank.org
• Bodega Head - http://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/sonoma-coast-state-beach-bodega-head-trail
• Kendall- Jackson Gardens - http://www.kj.com/the-wine-estate-gardens
• Woodenhead Winery - http://www.woodenheadwine.com
• Zinfandel Blending Seminar - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-goes-into-zin-a-hands-on-blending-experience-tickets-26216144193


Wineries Mentioned:

• Paradise Ridge Winery - http://prwinery.com
• Balletto - http://ballettovineyards.com
• Francis Ford Coppola - https://www.francisfordcoppolawinery.com/visit
• Woodenhead Winery -http://www.woodenheadwine.com
• Quivira Winery -http://www.quivirawine.com
• Kendall-Jackson - http://www.kj.com

Music:
“Funky Chunkh” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Jul 28, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 05-Help Planning Your Trip or Girlfriend Getaway - In this episode we give tips and advice types of lodging available along the Wine Road, spas, Wine Road Concierge service, Wine of the Day: Moshin Rose, Item of the day: Drip Teez.

 

Show Notes:

• Places to stay along the Wine Road - 0:36
• Girlfriend Getaway ideas/Spas -1:55
• Email from Listeners -3:30
• Wine Road Concierge Service -3:50
• Wine of the PodCast - Moshin 2015 Rose of Pinot Noir - 5:08
• Item of the Week: Drip Teez - 7:11
• Wine Road.com searchable lodging tool- 8:37

Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Drip Teez - http://www.dripteez.com
• Moshin Vineyards - http://www.moshinvineyards.com

Lodging Links:

• KOA Campground Cloverdale- http://koa.com/campgrounds/cloverdale/
• Farm House Inn - http://www.farmhouseinn.com
• Madrona Manor - http://www.madronamanor.com
• Hilton Sonoma Wine Country - http://www.hiltonsonomahotel.com
• Best Western Dry Creek Inn Healdsburg - http://www.drycreekinn.com

B & B’s
• Camellia Inn - http://www.camelliainn.com
• Raford Inn - http://www.rafordinn.com

Spas
• Hotel Healdsburg - http://www.h2hotel.com/home/
• Honor Mansion - https://www.honormansion.com
• Boon (Guerneville) - http://boonhotels.com

Music:

“Enter the Party“ Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Jul 15, 2016

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road EP 04-Planning Your Visit to Wine Country 

In this episode we give tips and advice on planing your visit, share some wineries with special food pairings, mention some wineries with great views, and and give the wine tasting tip of the day.


Show Notes:

• What’s happening in the vineyards in July - 0:28
• Planning your trip - 1:31
• Hiring a driver - 1:40
• Appointment only wineries - 2:45
• Booking a food pairing experience - 3:11
• Pick a Valley - 4:55
• Wineries with great views - 6:07
• What to wear. What does wine country casual mean? - 7:49
• Wine Guard - 8:55
• Wine of Day // Wine of the Cast - Acorn Sangiovese - 9:40
• The wine tasting tip of the podcast/day—Step aside make room for everyone at the tasting bar. - 10:23
• Event: 40 Years of Cheers - 11:30


Links:

• Wine Road Website - https://www.wineroad.com
• Wine Guard - http://wineguard.com
• Becoming Independent - http://becomingindependent.org
• 40 Years of Cheers July - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/40-years-of-cheers-registration-26161945082


Wineries Mentioned:

• Amista - http://www.amistavineyards.com
• Viszlay - http://www.viszlayvineyards.com
• Sbragia Family Vineyards - http://www.sbragia.com
• Paradise Ridge Winery - http://prwinery.com
• Trattore Farms - http://trattorefarms.com
• Fog Crest Vineyard - http://www.fogcrestvineyard.com
• Rodney Strong Vineyards - http://www.rodneystrong.com
• Kendall-Jackson - http://www.kj.com

Music:

"Cranivale Intrigue" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Jun 30, 2016

Wine Road #03-Hiking and Picnics - We discuss our favorite hiking trails and winery picnic spots, where to buy picnic supplies, a packable picnic blanket and give the wine tasting tip of the day.

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

Wine Road- http://www.wineroad.com

Show Notes:

• What’s happening in the vineyards in June - 0:25
• Great hiking trails in Northern Sonoma - :21
• Parks of Sonoma County map - 5:25
• Favorite winery picnic spots - 6:20
• Places to get picnic supplies - 8:07
• Matador Pocket Blanket - 9:20
• The wine tasting tip of the day—No cologne or Perfume! 10:34
• Wine of the cast – Balletto Rose


Links Mentioned:

Pinnacle Gulch 
Armstrong Redwoods 
Foothill Regional Park
Taylor Mountain
Sonoma County Park Map


Winery Picnic Spots
• Armida Winery- http://www.armida.com
• Balletto- http://ballettovineyards.com
• Cast Winery - http://www.castwines.com
• Christopher Creek - http://christophercreek.com

Picnic Supplies
• Big Johns - http://bigjohnsmarket.com
• Jimtown Store - https://www.jimtown.com 
• Oakville Grocery - http://www.oakvillegrocery.com

Matador Pocket Blanket - http://matadorup.com/products/matador-pocket-blanket

Music:

“Your Call“ Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Jun 18, 2016


Episode Two- Wine Road- The Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County.
Topics include the Wine Road Map, Great Paces for Breakfast ( and lunch), Book Review of Impressions of Wine Country by Richard Sheppard, and we drink a little Thumbprint wine.

Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County with news on events, wineries, wines, dining options, activities, and places to stay.

 

Show Notes:

• 40 Years of Cheers
• Howard Station Cafe - Occidental
• Jeffery’s Hillside Cafe - Santa Rosa
• Parrish Cafe - Heladsburg
• The Gypsy Cafe - Sebastopol
• Cafe Lucia - Healdsburg
• Thumbprint Cellars - Threesome
• Impressions of Wine Country-The Artist on the Road by Richard Shepard


Links Mentioned:

• Howard’s - Occidental http://www.howardstationcafe.com
• Jeffery’s Hillside Cafe - Santa Rosa http://jeffreyshillsidecafe.com
• Parish Cafe - Healdsburg http://www.theparishcafe.com
• The Gypsy Cafe - Sebastopol http://gypsy-cafe.com/menu/
• Cafe Lucia - Healdsburg http://cafelucia.net
• Thumbprint Cellars - Three Some https://thumbprintcellars.com/product/2013-three-some
• Impressions of Wine Country-The Artist on the Road by Richard Sheppard https://www.amazon.com/Impressions-Wine-Country-Richard-Sheppard/dp/0984348425/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1466199473&sr=8-1-fkmr0&keywords=mpressions+of+Wine+Country+by+Richard+Sheppard
• Wine Road https://www.wineroad.com

 

Music:

"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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May 30, 2016

Episode One - The Wine Road Podcast: The Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County.

We talk about Wine Road’s 40th Ruby Anniversary, the charities we support including the culinary apprentice program, Worth Our Weight. We’ll preview upcoming Wine Road events, Magical Mystery Tour and 40 Years of Cheers, and talk about a new product—the Capabunga Cheese Vault!

Show Topics:

• Wine Road 40th Anniversary
• Worth our Weight
• Magical Mystery Tour
• 40 Years of Cheers
• The Cheese Vault by Capabunga

Links:

Wine Road
Worth our Weight
Magical Mystery Tour
Capabunga Cheese Vault 

Music:

"Whiskey on the Mississippi" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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