Sonoma Vineyards
Oct 12, 2012Public
Photo: Our first destination: Sonoma Valley, after a good night's rest in Fairfield
Photo: California's second-most famous winery valley, we chose it over Napa for reasons that will soon be apparent.
Photo: The drive to Sonoma was very scenic, with lots of Vineyards
Photo: 100 degrees! We anticipated chilly weather in San Francisco and Lake Tahoe, and packed accordingly. Oops!
Photo: Obligatory picture for Grant. He's always called them poo-poo trucks, but now he yells "Garbage Truck!" Sigh.
Photo: Sonoma City Hall, all four sides are identical
Photo: Sonoma Town Plaza
Photo: The famous Sonoma Cheese Factory
Photo: Picking up our picnic lunch
Photo: Dulce wanted a place where we could sample cheeses, like in Amana Colonies, Iowa
Photo: Grant thought to himself, "a little fermented curd will do the trick," so, he curtailed his Walpoling activites, sallied forth, and infiltrated their place of purveyance to negotiate the vending of some cheesy comestibles!
Photo: His favorite was the Sonoma Jack
Photo: We spent quite a while here, obviously
Photo: We picked up some of their favorite flavor. Were pleased to see Mililani's Safeway carried Sonoma Jack, too!
Photo: We bought sandwiches, but I think they filled themselves up here.
Photo: We hankered for a hunk o' cheese (okay, who caught the reference?)
Photo: A charming old town, good for a morning walk
Photo: It would've been neat to see this as a soda fountain