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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. 

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Aloria Vineyards

Aloria Vineyards are the new owners of Renner Winery and tasting room. Known for their exceptional full bodied wines, stunning vineyard views and premium grapes, Renner Winery's warm and inviting tasting room is just off Main St in Murphys directly across from The Murphys Hotel.

Open Daily 12-4pm

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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. Get the full experience by staying at their studio apartment Airbnb located adjacent to the tasting room!

Friday-Sunday 12-5pm

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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.

Open Daily 11am-4pm

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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. Want to get out of downtown? Plan a Saturday tasting with barrel samples at their winery in Copperopolis!

Wednesday-Sunday 12-5pm

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Hovey Winery

Located in the heart of downtown Murphy on Main St, the tasting room philosophy is simple – Linger Longer! Enjoy Hovey wines in the Tasting Room, at bistro tables and wicker love seats on the porch, or at picnic tables on the shady lawn. Bring a picnic, pets or children

Thursday-Monday 12-5pm

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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.

Friday-Saturday 12pm-5pm, Sunday 12-4pm

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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.

Friday-Saturday 12-7pm Sunday-Monday 12-5pm

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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!

Winery/Vallecito: Wednesday-Sunday 11am-4pm

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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.

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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.

Open Daily 11am-5pm, last tasting at 4pm

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Black Sheep Winery

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

Friday-Saturday 11am-4pm and Sunday-Tuesday 11am-3pm

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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.

Friday-Sunday, 12-6pm

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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.

Friday-Sunday, 12-4pm

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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.

Friday-Sunday 11am-5pm

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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!

Thursday-Sunday 11am-5pm

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Locke Vineyards

Locke Vineyards, family owned and operated in Calaveras County. Growing and selling wine grapes since the early 1990’s. The Barn at Locke is home to Locke Wines and Farmhouse Shop. Visit us to enjoy Locke wines, beautiful walking gardens, our fresh flower and lavender farm, and shop through our Farmhouse Shop. Make a required reservation in advance or join us for an upcoming Farmhouse Workshop!

Friday-Sunday 12-4pm

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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: Monday-Friday 12-5pm & Saturday-Sunday 11am-5pm

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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!

Main Street: Saturday-Sunday 11am-4pm

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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.

Winery/Vallecito: Open Daily 11:30am-4:30pm

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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.

Friday-Sunday 12-5pm

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Bodega Del Sur

This tasting room is located behind Murphys Hotel located 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.

Friday-Saturday by appointment

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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.

Thursday-Monday 12-4

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Frog's Tooth Winery

Since 1999, Frog’s Tooth Vineyards and Winery has been growing, crafting, pouring, and sharing our hand crafted small batch wines from the Sierra Foothills. What we don’t grow on our beautiful 10 acre vineyard in Copperopolis CA, we source from other local growers who share our passion.

Saturday, by appointment

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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.

Friday-Sunday 11am-5pm

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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.

Thursday-Sunday 10am-4pm

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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.

Sunday-Thursday 11am-5pm, Friday-Saturday 11am-5:30pm

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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.

Saturday & Sunday 12-5pm

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Tanner Vineyards

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 the The Murphys Hotel. Open Daily to enjoy the wines they love to make and share with friends.

Monday & Wednesday-Friday 12-5pm, Saturday 11am-6pm, Sunday 11am-5pm (Closed Tuesdays)

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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.

Main Street: Friday-Sunday 11:30am-4:30pm

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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.

Thursday 12-4pm, Friday-Sunday 12-5pm, Monday 12-4pm