Andis Wines

April 13, 2021 | By Glenda Cunningham

Andis Wines is a 22,000 square foot state of the art winemaking facility designed under two tenets: 1) Design a winery that can make great wine, and 2) Make it pretty. Andy and Janis worked hand-in-hand with Sage Architecture for well over a year to come to a design that would achieve that goal. The […]

Turley Wine Cellars – Amador

March 19, 2021 | By Glenda Cunningham

Turley Wine Cellars makes forty-seven wines from over fifty vineyards, the vast majority of which are single vineyard designate Zinfandels and Petite Syrahs. By focusing on old vine vineyards, in particular, Turley aims to both create and preserve California’s unique winemaking culture. All of our vineyards are either certified organic by California Certified Organic Farmers […]

Terra d’Oro Wines

July 9, 2019 | By freshmint

The Taste of Inspiration Zinfandel is our passion, and lucky for us we are blessed with perfect growing conditions for this world-class varietal. Whether enjoying our Amador Zinfandel, or one of our three unique single vineyard offerings, you’ll experience the region’s trademark “Shenandoah spice” that makes our Zins stand above the rest. In addition to […]

Vino Noceto

July 9, 2019 | By freshmint

Vino Noceto started as a little red barn with a roll-up garage door, burlap walls, and rough slabs of wood thrown over barrels. Our first vines were planted in 1987, and until 1999, our wines were made via custom crush by other winemaking facilities Over the last two decades, the Noceto Estate has grown into […]

Scott Harvey Wines

July 9, 2019 | By freshmint

Easton Winery

June 19, 2019 | By freshmint

EASTON Wines is located in California on the West Slope of the Sierra Nevada in Amador County’s Shenandoah Valley. An artisan winery established in 1986 by winemaker Bill Easton and Jane O’Riordan, we make 30 different wines, most of them very small lots of 100-400 cases. Look for our wines in retail stores and restaurants […]

Deaver Vineyards

June 19, 2019 | By freshmint

Welcome to Deaver Vineyards, in the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Amador County, where grape growing has been a family tradition for over 150 years. A drive over Deaver’s 300 acres will take you past 140-year-old Zinfandel vines and eight acres of Mission vines, so called because they were brought from Mexico by […]

Bella Grace Vineyards

June 3, 2019 | By freshmint

Bella Grace, est. 2006, is beautifully sited in the Sierra Foothills, with tasting locations in the Shenandoah Valley and historic Sutter Creek. Our family run operation achieved state-wide recognition for its wines within a few years after opening, winning two “Best of California” awards for Barbera and Grenache Blanc wines. Bella Grace continues to strive […]

Amador Cellars

May 16, 2019 | By freshmint

Passport to Zinfandel participant Amador Cellars is a small, quality-driven and family-oriented business, owned and run by the Long Family. What started as a small 20 acre Zinfandel vineyard in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley has blossomed into a thriving family business with a 3,500 case a year production winery, a rustic event barn, […]

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