An affair I support: wine and food.

Wine Road 2013 Food and Wine Affair

Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s about that time. Halloween is right around the corner. Is your costume ready?  Nothing worse then waiting until the last-minute to piece together something you can claim festive. After enjoying the Halloween sugar binge, how about a weekend filled with Sonoma County food and wine.  You in? Wine Road’s Wine and…

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Northern Sonoma County knows how to party

Food & Wine Affair 2012

Welcome to my real-life Renoir painting; anytime I visit Dry Creek and Alexander Valley in Northern Sonoma County, I feel transported to another place and time. Maybe its the quaint old fashion general stores with the wide oak plank floors, or the endless wineries dotting the valley floor. Whatever it is, it’s beautiful. And I’m so happy to…

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Artisano pairs with Ceres Community Project


Artisano let’s the public experience small-scale wineries, artisanal foods and local artists of Northern California.  If you’re interested in finding the next great cult wine or sampling the local and handcrafted—Artisano is a must. Every year Artisano supports a local beneficiary with a silent auction; this year they’re pairing up with Sonoma County local darling: Ceres Community Project in Sebastopol, California….

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2012 Wine & Food Affair

tasting along the wine road cookbook volume 14

This is how I picture myself in my kitchen, local wine in hand, sautéing greens from my garden, gazing out the window and thinking about life. Every year I explore a little more, try a few more local wines, and rendezvous with local producers and chefs. {Heaven} One of my favorite events is fast approaching…

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