You’d probably be surprised to know that there is a thriving craft beer community in the midst of the wine country in the Napa Valley. Santa Rosa is where the wineries of Napa Valley stop, and the breweries begin. The brewers of Santa Rosa are just as passionate about their beers as the vineyards are about their wines, which means you’ll find no shortage of award-winning brews. When in Santa Rosa, you can schedule a beer tasting, just like you would a wine tasting. Visit a brewery and learn what goes into making the perfect pint. Unsure of the difference between an IPA, ale, lager, porter, stout, and cider? Leave it to the experts to steer you in the right direction and suggest different beers until you find the one that you like. The laid back atmosphere of Santa Rosa makes it the perfect place to go when you need a break from wine tasting.