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Inside Chalk Hill: The Iconic Wine Estate of Sonoma County

Ascending the olive tree-lined drive to Chalk Hill Estate, it’s immediately clear that you’ve stumbled upon a complete world within a world. Tucked away in the northwestern corner of Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley, the undulating 1,300-acre property encompasses the winery and hospitality center, culinary gardens, stables, a converted equestrian arena, forested terrain and ponds… Keep Reading

19 Laid-Back Wineries with Real Food in Sonoma County

Often referred to as Napa Valley’s younger sibling, Sonoma wine country is all grown up. Now with more than 400 wineries scattered throughout its world-class growing region, plus renowned restaurants like the three-Michelin-starred SingleThread, Sonoma County has forged its own identity as the cooler, mellower family member, who also happens to be an easier and… Keep Reading

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Acme Burger and Falafel Hut Coming to Santa Rosa

Acme Burger, the doubly-delish Cotati restaurant from Chef Todd Kniess, is slated to open a second location in the former Union Hotel space on College Avenue in Santa Rosa. Kniess, who spent years in upscale Bay Area dining spots, opened Acme Burger in 2019, bringing his experience with local ingredients and sophisticated flavors to a… Keep Reading

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