Made Local

Sonoma County is blessed with some of the best local markets, restaurants, and food and beverage companies in the world. We also support an amazing selection of local farms and ranches. When it's time to eat, shop at your local grocers and restaurants, look for the Made Local label, and support your local producers with your purchases. Local food and beverages made in Sonoma is our specialty. Made Local Magazine brings stories that reflect our rich bounty of agriculture and food and beverage production. Find all stories online at
Made Local Magazine

Visit to read Made Local Magazine stories from current and past issues.

And see a list of Sonoma County locations distributing this free publication.

Sonoma County Food System Alliance Next Steps

For the past two years I've served as GO LOCAL's representative on the Sonoma County Food System Alliance.  Our next step is getting the Food Action Plan implemented.

Oliver's Market Local Economic Multiplier Analysis

According to a 2011 analysis conducted by Sonoma State University, buying Sonoma County products from Oliver's Market benefits the Sonoma County economy TWICE as much as buying national brands from chain stores.

Why Support Made Local?

When you're Made Local, you are a healthy part of a vibrant community and clean environment. Better food. Better for the economy. Better for you.

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Shopping Local Matters - Oliver's Updated Study 2020
Oliver’s Markets Releases Results of Newly Updated Research
Sonoma County Restaurant Week 2020
See GO LOCAL's 8-page insert in the North Bay Bohemian promoting EAT LOCAL and Restaurant Week 2020
Oliver’s Market Earns National Recognition for Social Purpose
Oliver’s was selected from independent store nominees nationwide for the company’s commitment to working with as many local purveyors, producers, and vendors as possible and issuing their first Annual Report as a Social Purpose Corporation.
Third Street Aleworks Wins Silver Medal at 2019 GABF
Annadel Pale Ale recognized for brewing excellence at world’s largest commercial beer competition
Third Street Aleworks Reopens Under New Ownership
Third Street Aleworks is now under new ownership. On April 22, partners Chris and Arika Frederick (CEO and COO respectively) and Matthew Vella (CMO) closed the purchase from Todd Hedrick and Chris Hagan, who founded this venerable Santa Rosa brewpub in 1995. A ribbon cutting and formal reopening will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1. The celebrations will continue throughout the weekend, featuring food and drink specials, discounts, commemorative T-shirts and other giveaways.
Oliver’s Market Wins Big at Sonoma County Harvest Fair
Deli and Bakery Medal Winners to be featured October 4-10 at all stores
Sonoma Enlivened Inc., aka The Kefiry, Announces Developments
Newly certified organic (products and facility) by the most respected name in organic certification (Oregon Tilth), Sonoma Enlivened Inc. Is emerging as the core innovator and technological leader in the non-dairy kefir probiotic beverage segment  with their proprietary Ovubrew™ production process that leads to no vinegar-like aftertaste and no secondary fermentation, carbonation or sugar production after bottling.
Sonoma County Distilling Co. Receives Top Honors at ACSA 2017
Oliver’s Markets Releases Results of Updated Research
The Value of Shopping Locally is Powerful
Made Local Magazine
Visit to read Made Local Magazine stories from current and past issues. And see a list of Sonoma County locations distributing this free publication.
Wine On Tap - Drink Local.
GO LOCAL member Orpheus Wines offers a unique, fun and sustainable way to serve fabulous local wines at your next party! 
Entertain at Healdsburg SHED
Healdsburg SHED's open, airy Grange space is a marvelous spot to host receptions, informal buffets, team retreats, formal dinners, workshops, weddings, performances — you name it.