The Gold Country ~ Amador, Calaveras & Tuolumne counties

Wine Tasting & Tours

You’re exploring the Gold Country’s County scenic countryside, seeing breathtaking hills painted with color. You come to a vineyard and see a sign: “Wine Tasting.” Down a country lane the owner greets you with a smile, a handshake, a tasting and a nice visit. Here are some of the area’s best wineries and tasting rooms.

Amador County

(209) 267-4355
Winery Collective & Tasting Room
(209) 245-6177
11000 Shenandoah Road  Plymouth, CA 95669
(209) 681-2103

Their estate grown Rhone varietals, Zinfandel and Primitivo all reflect the Bella Grace fundamental philosophy of doing things right at every step of the winemaking process. Be sure to visit their new wedding, wine and food tasting venue in downtown Sutter Creek.

(209) 245-3087

A Mexican-American family owned winery located in the Shenandoah Valley and dedicated to creating mouthwatering and complex wines that will be loved by many and enjoyed by all in our new tasting room.

(209) 245-4099
Wine tasting, Weddings, Gift Shop, Lakeside Picnic Area
(209) 267-8020

We source fruit from the finest vineyards in the Sierra foothills. Fermenting in small lots we are able to make superior wines of character and quality .

(209) 245-5200

Helwig is state-of-the-art with its unique wine cave system. Specializing in Zinfandels, Syrah and varietals like Tempranillo and Graciano, Helwig Winery offers “Vine to Wine” cave tours on weekends.

(209) 245-5000
(209) 245-3922
(209) 245-6942
tasting room open daily
(209) 245-3395

Plan a visit to this Tuscan- inspired tasting room; bring a picnic and enjoy a game of Bocce Ball! Taste premium quality wines at an affordable price in one of Amador County’s most spectacular settings for relaxing, and weddings or events

(209) 245-3949

A family owned and operated winery that has been hand-crafting wines since 1978. Today, Jerry attends to the vineyards, Pam the tasting room, and son Ryan the winery operations. You’ll enjoy the special wines you will find at Nine Gables.

(209) 245-5567
(209) 245-6979
Locally grown Zinfandels
(209) 267-0211
gotta love em!
(209) 267-8168

A unique combination of award winning wines, gourmet foods, kitchenware & over 100 spices from around the world in downtown Sutter Creek. 

Open Tues-Wed 11 to 3, Thurs thru Sat 11-5, Sun 11 -3

Gift baskets available.

(209) 245-6208
(209) 245-6942

An Amador County original since 1970, invites you to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Explore decadent Zins, delightful Barberas and other tasty treats in their open, airy tasting room and on the vineyard ringed patio.

(209) 245-6428
a family-run winery
(707) 718-1121

Uphill Vineyards is a micro producer of fine red wines in the European style – lower in alcohol than most and meant to be enjoyed with food. Our wines are made using the grapes from our high-elevation, rocky-hillside estate vineyard in Fiddletown, CA.

(209) 245-6556
award winning Sangiovese

Wine on Main is a unique wine collective incorporating nine tasting rooms showcasing the brilliance behind Amador and El Dorado Counties winemaking styles. Each tasting room is located in historic Sutter Creek and all are located within walking distance of one another.

(209) 783-5049

Award-winning winery specializing in Rhone Varietals and blends. Custom wine blending classes by reservation. Friday - Sunday, 11 - 5

(209) 245-3005

Calaveras County

(209) 728-9922
Wonderful wines, events and art
(530) 694-2475

Discover Alpine County's hidden gems, unparalleled beauty and endless adventure! Stop by the Visitors Center for a FREE county map.

(209) 728-9030
unique award winning varietals
(209) 728-9893
award winning Cabernet
(209) 728-9750
world class wine from world class grapes
(209) 559-4778

Visit the tasting room on Main Street in Murphys for Rhone-style wines, seven days a week.

(209) 728-9467
Unique wine region in Murphys California.
(209) 736-6500
Award Winning Wines, Unique Gift Items
(209) 728-8318
Locally grown, hand crafted wines
(209) 736-2305
Specializing in Bordeaux Varietal Wines
(209) 728-8686

There’s plenty of room to relax and rejuvenate at this custom designed, cedar log lodge bed and breakfast. Set on a tranquil 5-acre hilltop and built with guests’ comfort in mind, each of the five distinctive bedrooms has a private bath and amazing views. From this peaceful retreat, you can enjoy all that the Mother Lode has to offer, from adventurous recreation to rest and relaxation.

Chris and Larry Parker, award winning USPTA tennis professionals, chose the name Courtwood to connect their love of tennis and their beautiful log home.

Wine Tasting Tours and Adult Wine Camp are a must-do!

(209) 736-4766
award winning wines
(209) 728-9999

You are invited to sample internationally-acclaimed wines of Chuck Hovey, a well-respected winemaker in the Sierra Foothill region for more than 30 years. Please join us in our new tasting room on Main Street in Murphys.

(209) 736-1219
wonderful, fun, excellent wines
(209) 728-1251
Tasting Room - Gold Leaf Deli - Heritage Museum - Jewelry Shoppe 
Private Events - Live Music Amphitheatre - Daily Tours 
(209) 728-5298

La Folia means “The Madness”, a passion that burns so deep that it drives you to madness. At La Folia, you’ll be moved to indulge your passion with authentic Italian Style wines from the Sierra Foothills!

(209) 785-2006
Organically cultivated vineyards
(209) 532-8491
Family owned & operated winery
(209) 822-3942

A craft beer taproom serving the finest in the Motherlode alongside outstanding pub fare in a fun, family friendly space!

(209) 597-8466

The best Calaveras County wine, delivered to your door! Visit the club on Main Street in Murphys.

(209) 728-9817
exceptional wines, outstanding vines
(209) 286-1041

Renegade winery specializes in red wines made in the old world style with new world savvy. Open Friday through Sunday, in a friendly wine bar atmosphere the tastings here are free and don’t stop until the last person leaves. Port lovers will want to try the two port style wines!

(209) 743-8154
Award Winning Estate Grown Wines
(209) 728-3485

Established in 1973, Stevenot Winery has been at the forefront of premium wine production in Calaveras County for well over three generations, presenting world-class wines from the California Sierra foothills.

(209) 728-8229
award winning family owned winery
(209) 736-9080
wisteria tasting room
(209) 728-9911

The only working winery on Main Street in Murphys.

(209) 728-1917
(209) 736-2949
fine handcrafted wines

Tuolumne County

(209) 984-1500

It has been said that in some of the oldest wine growing regions of Europe, a person can actually taste the story of a vineyard with each sip they take. At Gianelli Vineyards & Winery, their wines capture that same essence of place and tradition. "Our wines speak Italian"

(209) 206-0222

A lush 160-acre preserve dedicated to creating the very best hard ciders and spirits. Visit Indigeny’s 26,000 sq. foot ciderworks and distillery. Sample Indigeny Reserve Hard Cider™ at the bar. Bring a picnic basket and lunch amidst 20,000 apple trees or tour our ciderworks and distillery

(800) 750-5919

Mention our guest directory listing for a complimentary tasting and go home a member of the $49 wine club!

(209) 559-7868
excellent local wines