Stories from Michele Anna Jordan
Mouthful: Fun events around Sonoma County
Tasty events include the Healdsburg Jazz Festival, a FarmTrails barn dance, an oyster party and more.
Fresh from our farmers: Red H Farm, a no-till operation
The season kicks into high gear for the little Sebastopol farm this week, with the first CSA deliveries happening this week.
Pairing: Rich pasta dish with chardonnay
The fresh flavors of seasonal veggies and pasta pair well with the playful notes of Gundlach Bundschu chardonnay.
Seasonal Pantry: Spicy egg dish shakshuka is all the rage
Popular through the Middle East and North Africa, shakshuka consists of eggs poached or baked in a spicy tomato sauce.
Pairing: Pulled-pork with Seghesio zinfandel
Our wine of the week winner pairs nicely with foods off the grill.
Seasonal Pantry: Mustard adds to a Southern menu
Mustard has long been used as a flavor intensifier, in sauces, stews, soups and desserts.
Mouthful: Fun spring events around Sonoma County
Upcoming events include this weekend's Rose Parade in Santa Rosa, and the Wool Festival in Valley Ford.
Pairing: Quivira rosé with smoked trout
This week’s winning wine, a rosé from Quivira Vineyards, pairs well with seafood.
Fresh from Our Farmers: Petaluma farmers market opens
This Saturday at 2 p.m., the farmers market at Walnut Park in Petaluma opens for its 2015 season.