Food in Sonoma

Vella Cheese Co

Known for its dry-jack cheeses (made here since the 1930s), Vella also makes good Mezzo Secco with cocoa powder–dusted rind. Staff will vacuum-pack for shipping.
Food in Glen Ellen & Kenwood

Wine Country Chocolates Tasting Bar

Sample fine chocolates of varying degrees of cacao.
Food in Sonoma

Figone’s Olive Oil

Figone's presses its own extra-virgin olive oil, and infuses some with flavors like Meyer lemon, all free to sample.
Toys in Sonoma

Tiddle E Winks

Vintage five-and-dime, with classic, mid-20th-century toys.
Homewares in Sonoma

Sign of the Bear

Kitchen-gadget freaks: make a beeline to this indie cookware store.
Homewares in Sonoma

Chateau Sonoma

France meets Sonoma in one-of-a-kind gifts and arty home decor.
Books in Sonoma

Readers’ Books

Independent bookseller.