Livermore Valley’s premier food and wine affair spans four delectable days. The annual quest for food and wine pairing excellence which has 19 winemakers partnering with Bay Area chefs to compete for honors. Taste pairings and cast your vote for the coveted People’s Choice award! Friday through Sunday wineries across the region host ten food and wine events including cooking classes, wine seminars, vineyard tours and more.
Zinfandels and Primitivos (Italian Zinfandels) from Kokomo Mazzocco-Sonoma Rued Wilson and Family Wineries Dry Creek Join us for good food great wines and a commerative glass. Other wines will be available for tasting including whites roses blends and dessert wines. Enjoy Pulled Pork at Kokomo Winery a tradition of Tri-Tip Steak slices at Family Wineries Dry Creek Mazzocco-Sonoma serving Skirt Steak Rued serving barbecued chicken wings and how could we be without sausages served up by Wilson Winery.
Please join us for the Italian Rootstock Festival. It’s an annual event in Santa Rosa California featuring authentic Italian food and wine. We have hand-crafted beer live music and dancing too. You can also stomp grapes play a game of bocce ball or just relax in an urban Italian winery setting. The Italian Rootstock Festival is held every fall. For the latest information please click the link below to visit our website.
This festival is a celebration of heirloom tomatoes and wine that benefits the School Garden Network. It is held on the first Saturday after Labor Day from 11:00 to 4:00 at the Kendall-Jackson Wine Center. We feature food from local restaurateurs live entertainment educational seminars and more.
A wine-country auction to benefit Sonoma Country Day School (www.scds.org) this fundraiser has multiple auction lots dedicated to wine including hard-to-find vintages from the private cellars of winemakers and wine families. Past auctions have also included private winery tours meals and other exclusive wine-related items.
The Fort Ross-Seaview Wine Festival is an annual event in Sonoma County presented by the Fort Ross-Seaview Winegrowers Association in conjunction with Fort Ross Conservancy. Our festival includes a Grand Tasting where we celebrate wines from our unique grape-growing region with its cool maritime climate rugged topography and marine-influenced soils. There’s also a Grand Luncheon — a multi-course culinary experience with each course expertly paired with a wine from the Fort Ross-Seaview appellation. The Fort Ross-Seaview Wine Festival is held every fall. It’s a great opportunity to fully enjoy our local harvest and explore the abundance and beauty of the Sonoma coast. For more information please click the link below to visit our website.