This Saturday, Oct. 26: Taste of Sonoma @MakenaBeach

Patrick Okubo. courtesy of Makena Beach Resort's

Celebrate the fruit of Sonoma County’s labor at Makena Beach & Golf Resort’s Taste of Sonoma. The resort’s Food and & Wine Education series continues this Thursday with Master Sommelier Patrick Okubo. He’ll present Alexander Valley’s Roth Estate 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Red Car’s 2011 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir and Mantanzas Creek Bennett Valley 2010 Merlot. Executive Chef Marc McDowell will polish off the experience with three complimentary dishes to accompany the wine. Seating is limited and reservations required. $40. 6:30pm. The Makena Beach & Golf Resort’s Molokini Bar & Grille (5400 Makena Alanui); 808-875-5888,   

-Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity)

Photo courtesy of MBGR