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Northern California Wines: A Sense of Place: Northern Sonoma
March 16
Registration closed

Northern California Wines: A Sense of Place: Northern Sonoma


With Elizabeth Hans-McCrone

Sonoma County’s diverse topography consists of more than 50 miles of coastline, majestic mountain peaks, and breathtaking valley and river vistas. It’s also home to hundreds of wineries located in 19 distinct American Viticulture areas (AVAs). Explore of three of the best: Russian River, Alexander Valley, and Dry Creek, homes to a rich variety of cool-climate white wines, as well as full-bodied reds.

Thurs., March 16    •   5:30-7 p.m.
Online via Zoom
$35   •   Class #: REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

Elizabeth Hans McCrone in vineyard

Elizabeth Hans McCrone

Elizabeth Hans McCrone has an extensive background in media, public relations, teaching and wine education. She holds a master’s degree in broadcast communication arts, a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a certificate in wine studies. She taught in the HSU Department of Journalism and Mass Communications as adjunct faculty for 17 years. Elizabeth first discovered her passion for wine in Sonoma County, where she worked at Francis Ford Coppola and Virginia Dare wineries as a tasting room associate, trade tour host, wine club ambassador and wine educator for more than eight years. She is also a regularly published, independent writer for the Wine Industry Network, a prominent online wine trade publication. In 2017, Elizabeth brought her wine enthusiasm back to Humboldt County where she continues to write and teach about Vitis vinifera near and far.