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Lifestyle

How is this possible? Science explains the largest wave ever surfed

Off the coast of Portugal, Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa broke a world record after surfing an 80-foot wave. Here's what causes these monster waves.

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Food

Seasonal Pantry: St. George cheese is a local gem

For an authentic Sonoma County experience, stop by Joe Matos cheese in Sebastopol and start cooking.

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Wine

Wine of the week: Ziata, 2016 Carneros, Napa Valley Chardonnay

The Ziata is the ultimate blousy chardonnay — it’s complex and has a lush texture, yet manages to be balanced with bright acidity.

Dining

Closed local restaurants we miss

Remember the sandwiches at Arrigoni's? The roast beef at Narsi's? Here are some of our favorite Sonoma County restaurants that are gone, but not forgotten.

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Bite Club

Tap room or restaurant? Barrels, Brews and Bites finds the sweet spot

Cozier than a tasting room but not quite a restaurant, this Healdsburg spot feels just right.

Artisan Food & Drink

Front Porch Farm produces rare varieties

The 110-acre organic Healdsburg farm is known for its obscure produce, grains and livestock, varieties that much of America has never seen before.

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