Important: This category is restricted to listings relevant to the officially defined Sonoma Valley American Viticultural Area. For sites relevant to other portions of Sonoma County, please submit to a more appropriate category. For example:
Listing wineries and informational resources relevant to Sonoma Valley wine and wine country.
Sonoma Valley is an American Viticultural Area comprising a portion of southeastern Sonoma County. It is bordered on the south by the Los Carneros region, and on the north by the town of Santa Rosa (just to the south of the Russian River Valley and Green Valley A.V.A.'s). It also includes the Sonoma Mountain A.V.A. Some towns within the Sonoma Valley region include:
Boyes Hot Springs
and parts of Sonoma
Many people refer to the entire Sonoma County wine region as Sonoma Valley. However, this category only lists the resources relevant to the actual Sonoma Valley region. Other wine regions in Sonoma County include:
Russian River Valley, including its Chalk Hill and Green Valley subregions
Dry Creek Valley
Carneros (which is also partly in Napa County)
For more information about the other Sonoma County regions, please check the "see also" links in this category.