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Visit Napa Valley Wineries
The beauty of California's wine country is that there are over a hundred wineries in the area, most offering tours for a price and often free tastes of their wines. Yeah, baby, free. What a wonderful way to learn more about wine, how it's made and to discover outstanding brands and vintages. It's also an awesome way to spend an afternoon. Or two. Or three.
The Napa Valley town of St. Helena is a good place to start your winery visits. Several easily recognizable brands call St. Helena home, as well as many smaller, lesser known but fabulous labels. When you're not tasting wines, you can hang out in St. Helena's cute downtown area. Many of the wineries are located along Highway 29, which turns into Main Street as it passes through St. Helena. A few popular St. Helena wineries are Beringer, Sutter Home and Charles Krug, which is the oldest winery in all of Napa Valley.
- White Zinfandel Wine, Grapes, Napa Valley, California Chardonnay, Moscato, Winemakers
Sutter Home Family Vineyards, a family operated winery in Napa Valley California, produces affordable premium White Zinfandel club, Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Grigio, White Zin and more. White Zinfandel Wine, Grapes, Napa Valley, California Chardonnay
- Charles Krug - Napa Valley Winery
- Beringer Vineyards
Beringer Vineyards, the oldest continuously operating winery in Napa Valley and the first to offer public tours, continues its commitment to offer guests original and inspiring wine country experiences
In addition to its wineries, Calistoga is known for its natural hot springs and its many health spas, so you can take a break from wine tasting for a nice mud bath and massage! Don't miss Sterling Vineyards, which has an aerial tramway offering outstanding views of the picturesque countryside. The charming Vincent Arroyo Winery is known for its petite sirah and welcoming staff. Another great Calistoga winery to try is the August Briggs Winery.
Oakville is home to one of the biggest and most popular wineries in Napa Valley, Robert Mondavi Wineries. In addition to tours of the facility and tastings, Mondavi offers lunch tours and even concerts. Far Niente Winery, Saddleback Cellars and Paradigm Winery are three others to try.
- Robert Mondavi Winery
- Far Niente Winery - The Napa Valley Wine Estate - is a producer of luxury, estate bottled Chardonnay
Far Niente Winery - The Napa Valley Wine Estate - is a producer of luxury, estate bottled Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon wines, located in the town of Oakville in California's Napa Valley.
- Saddleback Cellars
Saddleback Cellars, located in California, in the Napa Valley, Oakville wine region.
- Paradigm Winery - Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel, Cabernet Franc - home page
Paradigm winemaker Heidi Peterson Barrett and Paradigm proprietors Ren and Marilyn Harris craft limited, super-premium, estate bottled Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Zinfandel, from an incomparable vineyard site in Napa Valley's Oakv
Napa is the main city in Napa Valley and the heart of the wine country. The town offers restaurants, antique shops and spas as well as several excellent wineries.
- Caldwell Vineyard - Home
- Fontanella Family Winery - Homepage
Fontanella Winery produces Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, and Zinfandel.
- O'Brien Estate Winery - Napa Valley
Napa Valley private members winery club
- Hendry Ranch Wines :: Napa Valley, CA :: Home
Hendry is a small, family-owned estate wine producer in the southern Napa Valley. George Hendry, a long-time Napa Valley grape farmer and physicist who has lived on the property since 1939, is the owner and winemaker. Hendry is known for its block-de
- Cliff Lede Vineyards | Poetry Inn
The valley floor vineyard that encircles our winery is known as the Twin Peaks Ranch.
- Bell Wine Cellars Home
Established in 1991, Bell Wine Cellars is a small family owned winery in Yountville, CA dedicated to producing hand crafted Napa Valley wines. Displaying exquisite balance and produced in small lots from grapes grown in select Napa Valley vineyards.
- Goosecross Cellars
Goosecross is a family winery in Napa Valley that understands that the quality of service and relationship we provide is as important as the wine we serve.
- Jessup Cellars
The Jessup Cellars story is one of passion, family, hard work, resilience and, of course, fantastic wine.
If nobody wants to be the designated driver (and who could blame them?), you might opt to go with an organized tour of the wine country. Napa Wine Tours, for example, will take you to the different wineries- or just around the countryside to enjoy the picturesque views- by bus, carriage, train, limo or even hot air balloon!
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