Posts Categorized: Vineyard Tours

Fritz Underground Winery

Saturday Tour

Tours begin at 9:30am

Vineyard tour will follow the path from grape to glass led by 2nd generation owner Clay Fritz. He will detail the history of his family’s winery followed by an in depth look at Fritz’s unique production facility. He will follow the path from grape to glass, starting with the crush pad and the path of the juice through their gravity flow facility and down into the cave.

Vineyard tours are $25; purchase your tickets here.


West Wines Vineyard

Sunday Tour

Tours begin at 9:30am

Walking through the vines, you’ll be taken through the year in the vineyard from bud break to the end of harvest. You will also taste the wines from the different varietals West Wines grows as you pass them in the vineyard. Owners of West Wines, Katarina and Bengt, will discuss our sustainable growing methods, choices of varietals and how their vineyard practices impact how they make their estate wines.

Vineyard tours are $25. Purchase your tickets here.


Goldschmidt Vineyard Salmons Leap

Sunday Tour

Tours begin at 9:30am

Join international winemaker and vineyard owner Nick Goldschmidt for a tour through his Salmons Leap Vineyard. Bordered by Dry Creek to the west, Salmons Leap is one of several vineyards Nick owns throughout the world. Taking a global perspective of viticulture and winemaking, Nick will discuss how he produces the best possible fruit from his vineyards, no matter where the location. Topics will include pruning on VSP versus split canopy, water usage, best practices during the growing season, the importance of berry size and how proper viticulture practices can influence berry size, taste and so much more. Nick will also discuss the difference between Merlot from Dry Creek Valley versus Alexander Valley, and include a tasting of his wine produced from Salmons Leap Vineyard.

Vineyard Tours are $25. Purchase before they sell out – click here.