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A Biweekly Conversation.

The Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma to locals and visitors with tips and news on events, wineries, restaurants, outdoor activities, and places to stay.

Hosts Marcy Gordon and Beth Costa share their insider stories about the places to check out when you're exploring along the Wine Road.

Thank you to County of Sonoma, Board of Supervisors - District 5 for their support.

Jun 14, 2018

Wine Road Episode 54 - Sustainability in Sonoma County. The ladies chat with Karissa Kruse the Sonoma County Winegrowers President all things Sustainable in Sonoma County. They drink ACORN Winery Zinfandel from the sustainable Alegría Vineyard in Russian River Valley and share with us two great books showcasing sustainability and the beauty of Sonoma County. Marcy introduces the item of the day and they all agree its the only acceptable time to give someone the bird over a glass of wine. Beth invites you all the join us on the road at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame June 24th or pet a puppy and learn about Canine Companion of Independence June 23rd here along the Wine Road.

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:

  0:40 Karissa Kruse, President of the Sonoma County Grapegrowers

  0:50 Sonoma County Grapegrowers

  4:35 Wine of the Day - ACORN Winery 2014 Alegría Vineyards Zinfandel   

  5:25 Vineyard Management

10:10 Grapegrowers

12:00 New Tools and Technology

13:45 Sonoma County Grapergrower Foundation

16:30 Books of the Day - Down to Earth & VINEYARDS

18:55 Item of the Day - Bird Wine Charms

20:25 Wine Road on the Road - Cleveland, Ohio! 

21:30 Sonoma County Vineyard hikes


Karissa Kruse

Sonoma County Grape Growers

Sonoma County Sustainable

ACORN Winery/Alegría Vineyards

Vineyard Practices 

Grape Grower Resources 

Sonoma County Grapegrower Foundation 

Down to Earth - Season Tour of Sustainable Winegrowing in California 

VINEYARD Sonoma County by George Rose  

Bird Wine Charms 



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