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Russian River Valley Neighborhoods Hit the Road!

We are excited to have some amazing Russian River Valley Neighborhoods seminars happening in multiple cities during the last quarter of the year. These seminars are invitation only to trade and media. More information can be found below:

Guild Somm
Sonoma Master Classes with Geoff Kruth, MS – Guild Somm

GUILD SOMM EVENT – FOR GUILD SOMM MEMBERS ONLY
Join Geoff Kruth, MS, for an in-depth exploration and tasting focused on the wines of Sonoma. The lecture will cover an overview of all of Sonoma’s AVAs, the county wide sustainability initiative, and a deep dive into the the nuances of the five neighborhoods of the Russian River Valley. Three tasting flights will include a comparison of regional expressions of Chardonnay, how Pinot Noir differs between the Russian River neighborhoods, as well as age-worthy examples of Sonoma’s premier Cabernet Sauvignon bottlings.

  • September – Hong Kong
  • October – Kansas City
  • November – New York City
  • December – Las Vegas and Houston

Neighobrhoods Seminar with Russian River Valley Winegrowers
November 15 – New York

TRADE & MEDIA EVENT – BY INVITATION ONLY
This 90 minute seminar will boast a panel of renowned Russian River Valley Winemakers who will share three wines from their neighborhoods and discuss, from a winemaker’s point-of-view, what makes them unique. The panelists are:

  • Theresa Heredia of Gary Farrel Winery – representing Middle Reach
  • Mike Sullivan of Benovia – representing Santa Rosa Plain
  • Rod Berglund of Joseph Swan – representing Laguna Ridge
  • Guy Davis of Davis Family Vineyards – representing Green Valley
  • Greg LaFollette of Alquimista Cellars – representing Sebastopol Hills