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Stories from Michele Anna Jordan

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.

Seasonal Pantry: It’s cherry season!

Some fresh recipes showing off the sweet fruit.

Fresh from Our Farmers: Local blueberries are arriving

The first of the year’s local blueberries are ready for harvest this week and will likely be available at the West End Farmers Market on Sunday.

Pairing: Local salmon with MacMurray pinot noir

Our wine of the week winner goes well in celebrating the start of our local salmon season.   

Seasonal Pantry: Spring flavors can pull you out of a rut

If you’ve been cooking the same dishes week in and week out, now may be the best time to step out of your comfort zone.

Fresh from Our Farmers: Season begins for Healdsburg farmers market

This Saturday, the legendary cow bell will mark the start of the Healdsburg Certified Farmers Market’s 2015 season.

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