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35+ Boutique Craft Wineries| 6+ Estate Vineyards |25+ Tasting Rooms on Main Street

We invite you to discover our premium hand-crafted wines and unique varietals. Our wines are made in small batches and family run operations dedicated to sustainability and organic practices. Calaveras is a perfect growing region for hearty Spanish and Italian varietals like Barbera, Tempranillo, Mourvedre, Nebbiolo, Grenache, Graciano, Toringa, Albarino, Marsanne, Verdelho and Symphony as well as old vine Zinfandels, hearty and robust Cabernet and Petite Sirah.

 

Calaveras wine country is unique and ranges from modern wine-bars, large estates with vineyard views, to century-old buildings that house modern wine facilities. There's something for everyone! To learn more about the rich heritage of this beautiful wine region, download our Facts & Figures document HERE.

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Our Winery and Restaurant Members are serving customers during containment of the Coronavirus in a variety of ways. Find current Wine options HERE and current Restaurant options HERE

 

Please keep in mind that hours and tasting options may vary while we navigate the COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions, and most tasting rooms cannot host larger groups (4-6+) at this time. We recommend calling ahead to your favorite tasting rooms to plan your visit.

Stay healthy and hydrated Calaveras Wine Community. 

  • Allegorie Tasting & Art Gallery

    For the Art and Wine lover, Allegorie’s Tasting Room and Art Gallery located in the heart of Downtown Murphys across from Murphys Hotel is for you. Elegant wines with unique art, sculpture and handmade jewelry.

    Daily Mon-Thur 12-5 Fri-Sun 11-5

  • Aloria Vineyards

    Come visit Aloria’s Tasting Room located on Main Street right in the middle of town. Known for their Calaveras County Estate Grown wines, stunning vineyard views, and premium grapes from their Certified California Sustainable, high elevation vineyard, Aloria’s warm and inviting atmosphere features a seated counter or small group table tasting- available on walk-in basis. Groups of 8 or more and Private Vineyard Tours by appointment only.

    Daily Mon-Thur 12-5 Fri 12-6 Sat-Sun 11-5

  • Black Sheep Winery

    Located near Alchemy restaurant in Downtown Murphys, Black Sheep Winery opened in 1984, features small releases and specializes in Zinfandels.

    Daily 11-5

  • Bodega Del Sur

    This tasting room is located behind the Murphys Hotel next to the old Pokie (jail cell) and offers a unique atmosphere with a Latin flair that perfectly complements the flavors and texture of the award winning wines.

    Thurs-Mon 12-5

  • Boyle MacDonald Wines

    The Boyle MacDonald wines are a reflection of a continued pursuit of composure, and deference to nature. With 20 years of winemaking experience—all rooted in the Murphys, CA area—Kate’s dedication and knowledge can be tasted in every bottle of Boyle MacDonald wines.

    Winter Hours: Thur-Sat 12-5 Sun 11-4

  • Brice Station Vinyards

    At 3,300 feet Brice Station is one of the highest vineyards in California located off Hwy 4 between Murphys and Arnold. Family operated historical property with pottery studio and gallery, hilltop views, dog friendly tasting room, summer concerts, wedding and event venue, estate garden and farm.

    Fri-Sun 12-6

  • Broll Mountain Vineyards

    Handcrafted. Estate Grown. Award Winning. Organically farmed. Experience Broll's new rustic-modern tasting room located in the center of old town Murphys, across from the historic Murphys Hotel.

    Daily 12-5

  • Chatom / School Street Winery

    With a brand new tasting room and gorgeous Mediterranean grounds and gardens, Chatom Winery is now operated by the successful Hatcher brothers of Hatcher Winery. Matt and Sewell are thrilled to continue the Chatom Legacy, and look forward to growing and expanding on its strong foundation. Chatom Winery is now home to both Chatom and School Street Wines, continuing to produce the very best wines in Calaveras County.

    Daily 11-5

  • Coppermine Winery

    Specializes in Bordeaux varietal wines made using artisan winemaking approaches. The tasting room is a relaxed sit-down format encouraging contemplative wine flights complemented with artisan chocolate pairing. Open Sat & Sun and located off Hwy 4 just outside Murphys.

    Sat & Sun 11-5

  • Four Winds Cellars

    At Four Winds their end goal is for you to have a brilliant time. To enjoy each wine as much as they do making them, to have a chat and a laugh with the staff, and to meet new friends along the way. Visit the new tasting room in downtown Murphys and follow the journey from grape to bottle.

    Thur-Mon 11-5

  • Frog's Tooth Winery

    Located just off Main Street gives this friendly tasting room the ability to promote their products and provide concentrated attention from the owners, winemaker and veteran staff. A large outside deck provides a huge draw as customers can sit, relax and enjoy their tasting.

    Daily Sun-Fri 12-5 Sat 12-6

  • Gossamer Cellars

    Small family-owned winery specializing in unique and adventurous wine grape varieties not commonly found. Come “taste outside the box” with the friendly owners Gary “The Wine Dude” and Sue “The Cellar Rat”! They offer a relaxed, non-pretentious, wine tasting experience.

    Daily Sun-Thur 12-5 Fri-Sat 12-7

  • Hatcher Winery

    Hatcher wines cover a wide spectrum of tastes and are reasonably priced. Current production is from fruit grown in the Sierra Foothill region. Our commitment is to this region, but when necessary, we will seek the best fruit from other areas as well. Matt’s wine making style is still evolving as he learns new and innovative viticulture and wine making practices to yield powerful, yet balanced, red wines, and white wines with classic aromas, rich textures and lingering flavors of French oak.

    Daily Mon-Thur 12-5 Fri-Sun 11-5

  • Hovey Winery

    Located in the heart of downtown Murphy on Main St, Hovey Winery has plenty of space for you to enjoy your wine tasting experience. Bring a picnic, pets and kids and relax on the lovely lawn while you enjoy our award-winning wines. We’re proud to bring you the finest wines in Calaveras County - locally grown, produced and bottled.

    Thurs-Mon 12-5

    Taco Tuesday 5:30 – 7:30

  • Indian Rock Vineyards

    Located just outside Murphys, Indian Rock Vineyards provides a wonderful setting for afternoon picnics or simply tasting their award winning wines in the rustic tasting room or seated along the pond where you MUST feed the rainbow trout and ducks!

    Thurs-Sun 12-5

  • Ironstone Vineyards

    A premier destination winery, Ironstone Vineyards features a Tasting Room & Gold Leaf Deli, Heritage Museum & Jewelry Shoppe (home of our famed 44-pound crystalline gold piece), Amphitheater & summer concert series, plush gardens and lakeside park, and year-round events.

    Daily 11-5

  • Jazz Cellars

    Jazz Cellars produces single varietal, single vineyard wines from the highest quality vineyards across California. Our award-winning wines include Viognier, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Syrah, Barbera and others. Where great wines, music and good times come together.

    Fri-Sun 12-5 Mon 11-4

  • La Folia Winery

    La Folia means "The Madness"; it refers to something you are so passionate about that it drives you mad. This madness is what drives our winemaker, Ryan Teeter to produce beautifully balanced, premium Italian style wines from grapes locally grown in the Sierra Foothills. Our second passion is hats. While a hat is not mandatory for wine tasting, you will find a nice variety available for purchase in their tasting room. Come in and see if you are as Mad about our hand-crafted wines and fun hats. This is one place where you're encouraged to keep your hat on indoors!

    Fri-Sat 11-6 Sun-Mon 11-5

  • Lavender Ridge Vineyard

    Lavender Ridge Vineyard grows only organic Rhone varietal grapes. Tasting room in downtown Murphys includes gourmet foods, exceptional cheese counter and an abundance of lavender products. Each wine tasting at the counter includes artisan cheese pairing.

    Daily Sun-Thurs 11-5 Fri-Sat 11-6

  • Locke Vineyards

    Visit The Barn in Murphys, home to the Locke families owned & operated tasting room & farmhouse shop. Enjoy our crafted wines with the site of our vineyard, gardens, seasonal lavender and fresh flower fields. Indulge in our Farmhouse Shop of unique lavender, garden & antique home good products.

    Fri-Sun 11-5

  • Milliaire Winery

    Taste an amazing selection of outstanding Foothill wines-everything from Alicante to Zinfandel at this popular downtown Murphys location in a refurbished gas station. Relax and enjoy a picnic on their patio alongside Murphys Creek.

    Daily Fri & Sat 11-5:30 Sun-Thurs 11-5

  • Mineral Wines

    Mineral Wines are grown and made in Angels Camp, with traditional winemaking methods to produce the best quality possible from vineyard to bottle. Find their award-winning wines at their Murphys tasting room or at their winery

    Fri-Sat 12-7 Sun-Mon 12-5

  • Newsome Harlow

    Newsome Harlow Wines is one of Calaveras County's premier wineries. Consistently delicious, hand-crafted wines from locally grown grapes ensure a superior wine-tasting experience whenever you stop into their downtown Murphys tasting room that includes a comfy outdoor patio and hip vibe.

    Daily Mon-Thur 12-5 Fri-Sun 11-5:30

  • Prospect 772

    Prospect 772 Wine Company started in the urban environment of the East Bay where Kent Rosenblum encouraged and mentored many artisan winemakers. Today the team of Ron Pieretti and Wendy Sanda continue their journey producing Rhone inspired wines on their estate winery and vineyard property here in the beautiful Sierra Foothills.

    Sat & Sun 12-5 and by appointment on other days

  • Stevenot Winery

    Producing Sierra Foothills wines for over three decades, each Stevenot wine exemplifies the rich history, excellent foothill climate and impeccable vineyards. Visit the downtown tasting room daily or the vineyard property on the weekends!

    Sat & Sun 11-5

  • Stevenot Winery Tasting Room

    Producing Sierra Foothills wines for over three decades, each Stevenot wine exemplifies the rich history, excellent foothill climate and impeccable vineyards. Visit the downtown tasting room daily or the vineyard property on the weekends!

    Wed-Mon 11-5

  • Tanner Vineyards and Winery

    The Tanner family has lived and worked in the Sierra Foothills since the mid-1800s. Their estate grown, handcrafted wines can be enjoyed at their tasting room on Main Street in Murphys next to The Murphys Hotel. Open Daily to enjoy the wines they love to make and share with friends.

    Daily Mon-Fri 12-5 Sat 11-6 Sun 11-5:30

  • Ten by Ten Wines

    The Gold Rush brought many immigrants moving west to try their luck mining these hills for gold. They were granted claims, many of them sized ten by ten. Today we work larger plots of this same land for a very different reward, mining the Sierra Foothills for wines of distinction.

    Tasting Room Coming Soon

  • Twisted Oak Tasting Room

    Twisted Oak Winery specializes in award-winning wines and silly nonsense. The combination makes for a thoroughly enjoyable, rubber chicken inspired experience. The Downtown Murphys tasting room is kid and dog friendly.

    Daily Mon-Thur 12:30-5:30 Fri 11:30-5:30 Sat-Sun 10:30-5:30

  • Twisted Oak Winery

    Twisted Oak Winery specializes in award-winning wines and silly nonsense. The combination makes for a thoroughly enjoyable, rubber chicken inspired experience. The Downtown Murphys tasting room is kid and dog friendly.

    Daily Mon-Thur 11:30-4:30 Fri 11:30-5:30 Sat-Sun 10:30-5:30

  • Val du Vino Winery

    Val du Vino Winery is the only working winery in downtown Murphys and offers winery and vineyard tours, weddings and events. VdV stresses the traditional method of hands on winemaking, selecting a diversity of high quality grapes from local vineyards and producing limited quantities.

    Daily 11-5

  • Villa Vallecito Vineyards

    Nestled on a secluded peninsula overlooking New Melones Reservoir, set against the magnificent rolling landscape of the Sierra Foothills, this intimate Vineyard offers much more than stellar wines and a beautiful place to stay. It’s an escape for those seeking a break from modern-day stress; a hideaway for family and friends wishing to reconnect; a romantic interlude for couples.

    For a glimpse of all we have to offer, stop in and sample our exceptional wines in our tasting room, located on Main Street in downtown Murphys.

    Thurs-Mon 11-5 Fri-Sat 11-6

  • Vina Moda Winery

    Winemaker Nathan Vader and his wife, Dre, are the owners of Vina Moda. Born in the Rocky Mountains, Nathan was raised on a ranch, learning the ways of agriculture. Upon moving to California, he discovered a passion for winemaking and found his calling. With over 20 years of winemaking experience, Nathan continues to pride himself on hand crafting exquisite wines from premium vineyards, challenging himself to make each harvest better than the last, honoring traditional winemaking techniques while also introducing new innovations.

    Experience their award winning wines for yourself in their beautiful stone tasting room at 147 Main Street, Murphys.

    Fri-Sat 12-5 Sun-Mon 11-4