Stories from Michele Anna Jordan
Mouthful: Big weekend full of Farm Trails events
Weekend Along Our Farm Trails: This weekend, Sonoma County Farm Trails celebrates with a huge array of special events at member farms and businesses, many of which are not regularly open to the public.
Pairing: Sauvignon blanc with Caesar pasta
The anchovies, eggs and cheese create a richness that draws all the other elements, including the wine, into happy harmony.
Seasonal pantry: Tasty ideas for pineapple
The tropical fruit is perfect for salsa, chutney and cocktails.
Mouthful: It's Glendi time
Try out exotic foods at the annual Saint Seraphim Orthodox Church festival.
Seasonal Pantry: Nothing like fresh fall corn
A recipe for grilled corn with butter and pepper is a revelation of simplicity and deliciousness.
Pairing: Sweet potatoes with syrah
Root vegetables are outstanding companions for our Wine of the Week, McManis Family Vineyards 2013 California Syrah.
Pairing: Tomato pie and zinfandel
This week's featured wine is big, bold and spicy and pairs great with everything from ribs to pizza.
Seasonal Pantry: Soup season just around corner
Soup season is closing in faster than most of us anticipated.