Sonoma Wine Country: Summer Wine Nights (VIDEO)
Summer Nights Dream
A sure fire way to spruce up your summer nights is to spend them wining and dining in wine country. The Wine Road has 186 wineries and 56 lodgings all with their own amazing wine events to choose from.
10295 Westside Rd., Healdsburg CA 95448
Get a taste of “pure pinot passion” at their family owned and operated, gravity-flow, solar-powered winery!
Moshin Vineyards is located in the heart of the Russian River Valley where and specializes in small lots of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, Merlot and Petite Sirah. They began in 1989 with a mere 200 cases and have slowly grown to nearly 8000 cases, mainly Pinot Noir. Their estate vineyards are sustainably farmed and hand-harvested to continuously bring guests excellent wine from happy grapes.
The Tasting Room is open daily from 11:00am – 4:30pm. Tasting Fee $5.00, waived with wine purchase.
Tours of the Gravity-flow winery covers all four tiers of production, from grape arrival to bottling and are followed by a tasting of Moshin wines. The tour lasts about 1 hour and does require some walking on an incline and stairs. Tours can be booked through Julia Lander at 707-433-5499, ext.104. Appointment required.
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Paradise Ridge Winery
4545 Thomas Lake Harris Drive, Santa Rosa CA 95403
An elegant, family-owned and operated fine wine estate, nestled high on a hill offering “The Most Beautiful View in Sonoma County”. Taste award-winning vineyard designated wines. View the historical exhibit in the Champagne Cellar featuring Kanaye Nagasawa, the first Japanese winemaker in the United States. Walk through the five-acre world class Sculpturegrove with annually changing exhibits that explore the synergy of art and nature.
Join them Wednesday Evenings for “Wines and Sunsets in Paradise”. Bring a picnic and enjoy award winning Paradise Ridge wine while watching spectacular sunsets from the winery’s expansive decks and terrace. “Come for the view and stay for the wine”. Wine is available for purchase by the bottle or by the glass…6:00pm until Sunset, May-October.
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