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Coturri & Sons Winery Estate Vineyard

Coturri & Sons Natural Method Table Wines

By Alexa Chipman June 17, 2017

Coturri & Sons Winery Estate Vineyard

Tucked away in the hills above Glen Ellen, Coturri specializes in natural wine crafted through a neutral environment that allows grapes to blossom without interference. They are a working winery, without a fancy tasting room, surrounded by winemaking equipment, friendly dogs, and a small estate vineyard of primarily Zinfandel. (more…)

Art at the Source 2017

Art Studio Trails in Sonoma County

By Alexa Chipman June 8, 2017

California has a rich tradition of fine art, and wine country’s Sonoma County is a paradise for plein air painters, wood turning and photographers. From fanciful multimedia collages integrating family photos with textured oil painting to impressionist vineyards, you will find artists that spark interest in their work and speak to you personally.

Art at the Source 2017

Landscape painter Paula Matzinger (30a in the 2017 Art at the Source) (more…)

Wild Beauty at Modini Mayacamas Preserves

By Alexa Chipman May 29, 2017

More clambering exploration than a hike in the traditional sense, the experience lives up to the motto of Audubon Canyon Ranch—conservation in action. The preserve requires a guide, unless you take the orientation class, after which there are 1,400 acres open to hiking with an additional 1,600 closed to the public and used for research. Dramatic hills surround idyllic creeks, woodlands and meadows.

Modini Mayacamas Preserves Healdsburg

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