Listing wineries and informational resources relevant to Russian River Valley wine and wine country.

The Russian River Valley American Viticultural Area is located in Northern Sonoma County. This category also contains listings for the Sub-A.V.A.'s of the Russian River Valley, including Green Valley and Chalk Hill. The Russian River Valley A.V.A. is bordered by the town of Santa Rosa on the south and east, the Knights Valley A.V.A. on the northeast, and by the Dry Creek Valley and Alexander Valley A.V.A.'s on the North at Healdsburg.

Some towns within the Russian River Valley include:

  • Forest Hills
  • Forestville
  • Graton
  • Guerneville
  • Hacienda
  • Rio Dell
  • Rio Nido
  • Sebastopol
  • Windsor
  • parts of Healdsburg
  • parts of Santa Rosa

The Russian River Valley is part of the area popularly referred to as "Sonoma." For more information about other related areas, please check the "see also" links in this category.

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Important: This category is restricted to listings relevant to the officially defined Russian River Valley American Viticultural Area, including Green Valley and Chalk Hill. For sites relevant to other portions of Sonoma County (e.g. Alexander Valley, Dry Creek Valley, Los Carneros, Sonoma Valley), please submit to a more appropriate category.

This category is for wineries and non-shopping sites whose focus is Russian River Valley wine. Before submitting a site, please check to see if it falls under any of the following categories:

We encourage you to cross-post sites for individual wineries to the regional category for the locality in which the winery is located (see Regional: North_America: United_States: California: Localities for a list).

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