Sonoma County Appellations

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 Green Valley

Green Valley

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by video-production 3 years ago
The famous grapes of Burgundy pinot noir and chardonnay, for both still and sparkling wines are responsible for Green Valley's reputation as a world class wine region.
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Alexander Valley

Alexander Valley

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by video-production 3 years ago
Nearly every variety grows here with some success, but it is Chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon that have brought the former prune-growing region its current acclaim.
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Dry Creek Valley

Dry Creek Valley

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by video-production 3 years ago
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Russian River

Russian River

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by video-production 3 years ago
The Russian River Valley, with its cooling marine fog and fertile soil, produces some of America's finest wines, including pinot noir that ranks among the best in the world.
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 Knights Valley

Knights Valley

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by video-production 3 years ago
The unique character of this appellation can be discovered in its mountain vineyards, where ideal growing conditions have resulted in cabernet sauvignon of regal quality.
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Sonoma Valley

Sonoma Valley

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by video-production 3 years ago
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Sonoma Mountain

Sonoma Mountain

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by video-production 3 years ago
The mountain rises above Sonoma Valley's fog line, allowing for slow and even ripening that results in suave, complex cabernet sauvignon with soft tannins and full fruit flavors.
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Los Carneros

Los Carneros

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by video-production 3 years ago
Sparkling wines from Carneros enjoy considerable praise, but in recent years, imaginations have turned towards still pinot noir, grown here with spectacular results.
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Rockpile Appellation

Rockpile Appellation

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by KRCB Video 8 years ago
Rockpile is a true mountain appellation and the only viticultural area in Sonoma County planted exclusively to red grapes.
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Sonoma Coast Appellation

Sonoma Coast Appellation

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by KRCB Video 8 years ago
Marine influences define this sweeping appellation, an area that stretches from the hauntingly beautiful San Pablo Bay all the way to the Mendocino County line.
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Sonoma County Appellation

Sonoma County Appellation

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by KRCB Video 8 years ago
Our most important appellation is Sonoma County itself, with five major valleys, hundreds of microclimates, and 13 smaller viticultural areas in its vast embrace.
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Chalk Hill Appellation

Chalk Hill Appellation

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by KRCB Video 8 years ago
In the hilly terrain due east of Windsor, nestled in a far corner of the Russian River Valley appellation, is the small viticultural area of Chalk Hill.
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This series introduces viewers to Sonoma County California's wine country, a region long known for superior quality of its agricultural products. Today, the many appellations of Sonoma County are recognized as producing some of the world's finest wine

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