Healdsburg California

Sonoma County Wine Library in Healdsburg, California
Thomas Wilmer

Megan Jones, Curator at the Sonoma County Wine Library in Healdsburg, California talks about the go-to place to research everything from historical Northern California wine industry archives to accessing more than 1,000 rare books dating from 1514.  The Wine Library is regarded as one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of wine information.

Pete Seghesio behind the counter at Journeymen meat Company in downtown Healdsburg, Cailfornia
Thomas Wilmer

Pete and Cathy Seghesio created a modern incarnation of the old-country butcher shop in downtown Healdsburg, California. The Seghesio’s offer fresh custom cut meat to go, or cooked on-site, with the added twist of wine tasting and culinary treats such as pizzas, salumi and sausages fresh from their wood-fired oven.  

Dovetail Gallery, downtown Healdsburg, California
THOMAS WILMER

Patricia Kirkish, owner of the Dovetail Collection Gallery in downtown Healdsburg, California talks about the unique collection of handcrafted furniture, glass, pottery, and unique 3-D paintings. 

Healdsburg Shed--winner of James Beard Award for Best Restaurant Design 2014
Thomas Wilmer

A conversation with Perry Hoffman, Culinary Director at the Healdsburg Shed—the winner of the 2014 James Beard Award for best Restaurant Design in America. The Shed is a popular market, café, and community gathering spot in the heart of downtown Healdsburg, California.

Jordan Winery cellars, Alexander Valley
Thomas Wilmer

Tom and Sally Jordan pioneered producing Bordeaux-style California Cabernet Sauvignon in Alexander Valley back in the early 1970s. Join Tom and Sally’s son, John Jordan and Chef Knoll for a visit at the winery. 

The vistas of dry Creek Valley from Trattori Farms tasting room is worth the visit all on its own
Thomas Wilmer

Mary Louise Bucher and her husband produce award-winning Rhone style wines and produce estate grown extra-virgin olive oil. Join Mary as she talks about her family farm and giving back to the community in the wake of the devastating fires that swept through the region.

Gia Baiocchi serves up some fresh organic juice at her Nectary in downtown Healdsburg, California
Thomas Wilmer

Gia Baiocchi’s Nectary in downtown Healdsburg, California is raising the bar with organic cold-pressed juices and artisanal raw foods. Close by, a block from the Plaza is Sonoma Cider, a leader in California’s burgeoning hard cider industry. Join Kole Christen in Sonoma Cider’s Tap Room.

Dustin Valette chef at Valette Restaurant, Healdsburg. Cailfornia
THOMAS WILMER

The path of destruction of the October 2017 Northern California wildfires that destroyed thousands of homes and more than 25 wineries was indiscriminate. For example, the town of Healdsburg in Sonoma County was spared, but none-the-less there’s not a soul who was not directly affected.