Stories from Michele Anna Jordan
Mouthful: Spanish food and flamenco dance in Santa Rosa
Easter standouts also are highlighted among upcoming foodie events.
Pairing: Asaparagus salad + sauvignon blanc
Try a raw asparagus salad with a Long Meadow Ranch's Sauvignon Blanc.
Fresh From Our Farmers: Williams Ranch known for great lamb
This coming Saturday, Rex and Kerry Williams of Williams Ranch will have plenty of fresh lamb, including bone-in and butterflied legs, at the Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market.
Mouthful: Apple blossoms — and a parade, too
Annual celebration, a county tradition, returns to Sebastopol this weekend.
Seasonal Pantry: Grilled cheese, the ultimate comfort food
Saturday is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, and there are endless ways to celebrate.
The magical produce of Middleton Farm
Nancy Skall is moving her produce to the Healdsburg Farmers Market.
Mouthful: Playing the fool in Occidental
West county town hosts its annual Fools Day Parade this weekend.
Pairings: Smoked sausage with syrah
Bonny Doon 'Le Pousseur' has feminine elegance, but also a savory quality.
Gala opens Hitchcock film fest
The Bodega Bay event is one of two film fests this weekend, among other events.
Fresh From Our Farmers: Market Tuesdays in Petaluma
The Petaluma East Side Farmers Market sets up shop every Tuesday morning at Lucchesi Park.
Pairing: Sauvignon blanc offers something for everyone
This week's standout pairs well with roasted asparagus and omelette.
Fresh From Our Farmers: Farming lives on at Foggy River
Foggy River Farm's has beautiful spring temptations at the farmers market.
Where to find St. Patrick's Day fixin's
Corned beef, cabbage, and all the trimmings can be found all around Sonoma County.
Pairings: Pork goes well with garnacha
This week's standout is a lively red that's great with broad range of foods.
Fresh From Our Farmers: The happiest place in Santa Rosa
Just a few days before spring, the first of Sonoma County's seasonal farmers markets opens.
Pairings: Sauvignon blanc with crab
Starborough 2013 Marlborough offers lots of fruit and brightness at a bargain.
Seasonal Pantry: Memories of grapefruit and celery
Despite their quirky reputations, grapefruit and celery are delicious.