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sindischug Apr 22, 2010 10:46 AM

I'm planning a Bachelorette Party in early September for 10 girls. We are heading to Sonoma for 6-7 hours. I'm looking for any ideas on a fun/relaxed outdoor place to have lunch and suggestions on which wineries we have to hit up. Thank you in advance!

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    waldrons Apr 22, 2010 07:13 PM

    I'd recommend El Dorado Kitchen (EDK) around the town square of Sonoma. As far as wineries, any preferences as to type of wine (red, white, champagne, fruit-forward, dry) or type of atmosphere (casual and laid-back, something more grand)?

    Gloria Ferrar Champagne is near the southern end of the Sonoma Valley, and while they don't do tastings, they sell a lovely selection of champagne by the glass, which is always a festive way to start off!

    If your dates are early enough in September to be over Labor Day, be aware there is a huge wine auction event which will fill up restaurants and hotels.

    Susan

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      chuckl Apr 23, 2010 09:38 AM

      If you're in Russian River (and you probably should be), definitely hit Thomas George Winery, beautiful setting and very, very good wines. Nice people too

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        kayowinter Apr 23, 2010 12:26 PM

        I think Girl and the Fig would be a lovely al fresco afternoon lunch for 10 ladies. It's in teh same square as EDK mentioned above.

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