Local Wine Tasting Ideas

Feb 3, 2016

If you are staying in Sutter Creek or Amador County, it would truly be a shame if you left before visiting one of the many Wineries in the area. The Sierra Foothills is a well known region for having excellent wineries and Sutter Creek is located right in the heart of it all making it an excellent destination to explore the world of fine wines. Even if you do not know much about wine, the friendly professionals at these wineries will be happy to help.

If you are looking to try some wines, a stop by Main Street is the perfect place to be. With a number of wine tasting rooms along the street, you are sure to find just what you are looking for. At Bella Grace Vineyards Wine Tasting Room, wine tasting involves wine by the glass as well as food and desserts. This family run company has won the “Best of California” awards for their Grenache Blanc and Barbera wines. This winery is located at 73 Main Street. For more information, call 209.267.8053 or visit www.bellagracevineyards.com

Baiocchi Wine is another fine establishment in Sutter Creek. At this quaint establishment, you can enjoy tasting fine wines as you sit on the front porch of this building. Wine tasting is available to the public from 11am-5pm Thursday-Sunday. The family establishment is located at 82 Main St. For more information call 209.267.5523 or visit www.baiocchiwines.com

Cinque is another option for wine tasting in Sutter Creek. Cinque means five in Italian, and this family owned company has wine produced by the 5th generation of the Scotto Family. Known for their Pinot Grigios and Barberas, you also do not want to miss out on their dessert wines called, Sweet Sinsations. If you love cake batter, try a glass of the Peach Vanilla Brulee, it tastes like cake batter in a glass! Cinque is located at 83 Main Street.

Other fine wine tasting options along Main Street include Miller Wine Works, Scott Harvey Winery, Sierra Ridge Wine Tasting, Sutter Creek Wine Tasting, and Yorba Tasting Room.

If you know that you are going to be staying in one of the hotels near Sutter Creek after all that wine tasting or you would like to plan a whole weekend to visit the different vineyards and eat delicious food, then book a room at our conveniently located hotel. www.thejacksonlodge.com 

Looking for wine tasting near Sutter Creek or Amador County. Here are a few ideas!