Best Wine with Crab Cakes: Dry White Zinfandel

Best Crab Cakes Recipe

If you’re searching for the best wine with crab cakes, you’ve come to the right place. This Dry White Zinfandel (actually a Rosé) is complex, sophisticated, and refined. And it pairs perfectly with this crab cake recipe. It’s rare to find a food and wine pairing this good. The crab cake recipe is simple, yet…

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Best Wine with Salmon at Mourad in San Francisco

Best Wine with Salmon

Among the best wine with salmon pairings can be found at Mourad, a San Francisco Michelin-star restaurant that fuses the rich and vibrant style of Moroccan fine dining with the local, artisan ingredients of northern California. Currently, on the menu is smoked salmon in a tart tomatillo sauce, which pairs perfectly with the 2021 Halleck…

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Best Wine with Duck Confit: Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

The best wine with duck confit, according to wine aficionado Jennifer LaRue, is a little-known small-production Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir from Halleck Vineyard, which is not available in stores. When LaRue hosted an intimate wine dinner at her Colorado Springs home earlier this year, she set out to find the best wine to serve with …

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Sonoma Wineries and Businesses Help Ceres Raise Over $300,000

Sonoma wineries, local businesses, and community members rallied to help Ceres Community Project raise over $300,000 at this year’s Harvest of the Heart fundraiser on Sept. 18, 2022 at Gambonini Family Ranch in Petaluma. Nearly 300 people attended what is their biggest fundraising event of the year. Partnering with local chefs and Sonoma wineries, the…

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Inner Circle Gathers at Sebastopol Winery Harvest Party

Wine Harvest Party in Sebastopol at the Halleck Vineyard Estate Winery

On Saturday Oct. 15th, over 100 Inner Circle Wine Club Members and their guests from across the US gathered at the Halleck Vineyard Sebastopol Winery Estate for their annual wine harvest party. The Sebastopol estate winery – surrounded by a single-acre Pinot Noir vineyard whose maiden vintage in 2001 earned Best of Class at the…

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Top 12 Sebastopol Wine Tasting Spots (with Map)

The Barlowe in downtown Sebastopol offers an eclectic mix on wine tasting rooms, restaurants and shops.

For over 150 years, Sebastopol was known as a farming and agricultural center of northern California. Once a plum and apple growing industry, the area is now a diverse paradise of flowers, fruits, vegetables, and of course, rolling green vineyards. Some of the wineries on our list are on Gravenstein Drive, which runs through the center…

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2023 Halleck Vineyard Golf Tournament

July 26, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Green Hills Country Club
Green Hills Country Club
Milbrae, CA United States
$275

June 26, 2023 Green Hills Country Club Milbrae, CA Designed by Alister MacKenzie Followed by a Vintner Dinner Minutes away from San Francisco Int’l Airport…

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The Vienna Boys Choir

November 27 @ 3:00 pm
GREEN MUSIC CENTER, SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY
461 Vinings Estates Dr SE
Mableton, GA 30126 United States
$85

November 27 at 3pm GREEN MUSIC CENTER, SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY   Limited tickets are available to see this choir of boy sopranos and altos based in…

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Halleck Vineyard Vintner Dinner at Warhorse

November 17 @ 6:00 pm
Warhorse
461 Vinings Estates Dr SE
Mableton, GA 30126 United States
$148

Inner Circle members are invited to an exclusive Halleck Vineyard Vintner Dinner at Warhorse Investments in Atlanta, GA, one of the premier clubs in the…

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