Our suggestions for crafting the perfect weekend
Pick up some cheeses at the Dry Creek General Store (closed Sun; 3495 Dry Creek Rd.; dcgstore.com), then choose your picnic wine at Bella Vineyards and Wine Caves (tasting from $5; 9711 West Dry Creek Rd.; bellawinery.com).
Swing by Amphora Winery, pictured, (tasting from $5; 4791 Dry Creek, Bldg. 6; 707/431-7767) before dinner at Charlie Palmer’s Dry Creek Kitchen ($$$; 317 Healdsburg Ave.; 707/431-0330).
Order the ultimate Dry Creek pairing―pork two ways, with a bottle of A. Rafanelli Zin.