Latest Sonoma County wine Stories

2009-07-22 09:00:00

GEYSERVILLE, Calif., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers today announced that the Wine Country Old Fashioned Baseball League will begin play June 2010.

2009-07-21 11:25:00

Award Given on Fourth Anniversary of International Declaration Protecting Wine Place and OriginWASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Champagne Bureau is proud to honor wine writers and consumer activists Eleanor and Ray Heald with the Bureau's first annual "Champagne Award," given to the Healds for their tireless commitment to promoting fair and accurate wine labeling.

2009-06-10 05:00:00

SEBASTOPOL, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the planting of its new Freeman Ranch vineyard in Occidental, California, Freeman Vineyard & Winery is proud to announce the donation of 24 acres of old growth and second growth redwood forests to the Bodega Land Trust.

2009-05-29 11:20:00

The Wine World's Cross-Valley Rivals Go Head-To-Head at June Wine Dinner NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is proud to present one of the great rivalries of the wine world: Napa Valley vs. Sonoma Valley in California at its Napa vs.

2009-04-22 13:24:00

"REALLY GOODE JOB" Pays $10,000 per month for wine country gig HEALDSBURG, Calif., April 22 - In these tumultuous economic times, finding a good job is really tough. The Murphy-Goode Winery has a "Really Goode Job" for the right person.

2009-04-22 07:00:00

Napa Green Certified Winery Status Awarded to Sterling Vineyards CALISTOGA, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterling Vineyards is proud to announce that its landmark winery has been certified a Napa Valley Green Winery. "Becoming a certified Napa Valley Green Winery underscores our long-standing commitment to preserving our unique Napa environment," said Michael Westrick, Vice President of Winemaking for Sterling Vineyards.

2009-04-20 17:07:00

For every bottle sold, a tree will be planted in areas devastated by wildfires EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market is making it even easier for customers to feel good about what they buy, especially on Earth Day April 22nd, with the introduction of its new ONEHOPE Sauvignon Blanc Wine.

2009-04-09 11:39:00

THE NECESSITIES OF LIFE, SPOONER, KAREN KINGSBURY'S LIKE DANDELION DUST AND UNDER OUR SKIN WIN TOP AWARDS IN JURIED COMPETITIONS SONOMA, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor Bruce Willis, along with international filmmakers, took home top honors at the Twelfth Annual Sonoma International Film Festival where Willis was presented a Lifetime Achievement Award at a special Tribute evening hosted by the Festival's Chairman, Kevin McNeely.

2009-04-08 10:37:00

2009 tickets sales increased 60 percent from last year SONOMA, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Twelfth Annual Sonoma International Film Festival, presented by Wall Street Journal, today announced a total attendance of 18,700 at the 2009 Festival.

2009-04-06 10:00:00

LIKE DANDELION DUST, NECESSITIES OF LIFE AND UNDER OUR SKIN WIN TOP AWARDS IN JURIED COMPETITIONS SONOMA, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Twelfth Annual Sonoma International Film Festival presented by Wall Street Journal, announced the winners of its competition tonight at the Highway 12 Lounge in downtown Sonoma, Calif.

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  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.