Archive for the Tag 'Alexander Valley AVA'


“Sharing the road” is a two-way street that’s becoming much more crowded and dangerous in wine country

Years ago, when I was only 12, I got my first bicycle. It was a Christmas day. I had spent the entire month of December praying really HARD for snow, but it never came. (Unanswered prays, and it was Christmas! That was a good lesson for a growing up Catholic kid.) My birthday was on […]


Field Stone Winery, the Heart and Soul of Alexander Valley

When you visit Field Stone Winery in Alexander Valley, be prepared to enjoy a very special, historical site. This vineyard was originally planted in 1894; and by 1977, Field Stone Winery became stewards of this treasured Sonoma County property. Years ago, the Reverend Dr. John Staten was practicing as an ordained minister. His wife Katrina […]