.Food, Drink & Adventures

Jun 11, 2024

Getaway: The Lodge at Bodega Bay

Family lore has it that I was conceived on a Bodega Bay beach. Thus, any visit to our particular part of the Sonoma Coast is a look at where it all began—at least for me. That was slightly over half a century ago. And the experience of Bodega Bay is...
Mar 13, 2024

Fromage Fête: California Artisan Cheese Festival

It’s time for the 18th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival, happening from March 22-24. This much-loved festival, dedicated to...
Feb 13, 2024

15th Sonoma County Restaurant Week

Coming off of Super Bowl Sunday, when everyone’s taste is reduced to the lowest common denominator, it’s easy to...

FeBREWary: Santa Rosa Style

Santa Rosa is a city known for its colorful culture, world-famous wine industry, and, of course, its historical good...
Jan 2, 2024

West Marin Culture Shop: Where tradition and fermentation meet

West Marin Culture Shop, located in Point Reyes Station, is a fermented micro food hall offering a variety of fermented goods, including cheese, wine, miso, and pickles, as well as ferment-it-yourself resources and locally-made items.
Dec 26, 2023

Third Pig Rings in the New Year and New Life for Sebastopol

I’m no quantum physicist, but I’m convinced there are places where the past, present and future exist—and can be...
Dec 5, 2023

Wine Tasting Room Becomes Cheese Shop

For years, Barber Cellars, a small, family-run winery in the Sonoma County town of Petaluma, has offered patrons cheese...
Dec 4, 2023

Chef’s Pop-up is a Pleasure

Mark Malicki of De Havilland is on a roll. Chef of the new Petaluma pop-up restaurant that appears at...
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