Reserve (verb): to set apart for a particular use, purpose, service, etc.
Exactly like the word describes. Wineries in Sonoma Valley saved this experience just for you. Reserving the best wines, the best foods and the best weather for a particular use and service – which just so happens to be upon us – Harvest.
Imagine having an exclusive opportunity to discover beautiful wine destinations rarely open to the public, allow you to sit and sip side by side with a renowned winemaker, and taste glorious wine and food pairings, all in an unparalleled, personalized and unforgettable experience. Well, now is your chance.
With extremely limited seating, Sonoma Valley Reserve is Saturday and Sunday October 20 and 21. For one day, experience wineries in a unique way with a small group allowing you to smell, taste, touch, see and experience Sonoma Valley like never before.
Be among the first to discover rare wines and hidden gems in 10 unique tours for a total immersion in Wine Country. From the ‘All Access Tour’ and a ‘Cabernet Tour’ to the ‘Limited Production Tour,’ each offers guests four winery visits, chauffeured transportation by California Wine Tours and a Wine Country picnic lunch with fresh local ingredients. Don’t worry about a thing besides getting lost in the experience of your choice with some of the best wineries in the world.
The character of each tour showcases the rich culture of Sonoma Valley including incredible family history, or 360-degree views of the Valley from exclusive destinations, and presents Sonoma Valley’s iconic winemakers on a personal and down-to-earth level.
Sonoma Valley Reserve was crafted to provide a truly unique Wine Country experience, celebrating the 2012 harvest in Sonoma Valley style.
The tours will sell out, so be sure to get your tickets before it’s too late. Use promo code SAS and save $20 on your ticket price. We are offering the code ‘SAS’ to purchase your tickets at a discounted rate!
Each winery is offering a unique experience. Visit www.ReserveSonomaValley.com for detailed information on each. An overview of each tour are included below:
All Access Tour
This All Access Tour is your exclusive opportunity to discover exciting destinations that are rarely open to the public or accessible by appointment only. Here is your chance to find those wineries that only the most experienced Sonoma Valley visitors know about.
Amapola Creek Vineyards & Winery • Annadel Estate Winery • GlenLyon Vineyards and Winery • Lasseter Family Winery
Wine and Food Pairing Tour
This is a taste tour unlike any other, where wineries reveal the complex and magical art of pairing wine with food. Thrill your palate with perfect pairings created from the fresh and abundant local foods of Sonoma Valley.
Annadel Estate Winery • Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards • Viansa Winery & Marketplace • Anaba Wines
Spend the day out touring with top sommelier, Christopher Sawyer, and get his expert perspective on Sonoma Valley wines. In addition to visiting some of Sonoma Valley’s most revered wineries, you’ll come away with an insider’s knowledge of tasting, pairing, stocking your cellar and so much more…
Akome Zoume at Mountain Terraces Vineyard • Beltane Ranch • Little Vineyards Family Winery • GlenLyon Vineyards and Winery
The traditional wine of California. The Sonoma Valley has a history of producing this historic varietal for more than 100 years. Weather you are at the hidden valley of Chamizal, walk through a family estate or tasting grapes off the vine, this is must experience.
Haywood Winery • Little Vineyards • Annadel Estate Winery • Muscardini Cellars
Chardonnay grapes flourish in the Sonoma Valley, so it’s no wonder that our Chardonnays are among the most revered white wines made in this region. Discover the wide variety of styles and flavor profiles that our renowned winemakers are able to coax from these flavorful, versatile Chardonnay grapes….
GlenLyon Vineyards and Winery • Haywood Winery • Schug Carneros Estate Winery • Nicholson Ranch
Cabernet Sauvignon Tour
Join us for this rich, robust and regal tour of Sonoma Valley’s world class Cabernet Sauvignon producers. It’s your opportunity to experience some of Sonoma Valley’s most awarded wines….
Korbin Kameron • Akome Zoume at Mountain Terraces Vineyard • Hamel Family Wines • Amapola Creek Vineyards and Winery
Pinot Noir Tour
No other wine carries the mystique of Pinot Noir, and Sonoma Valley’s Pinots rank with some of the best in the world. This tour will introduce you to wineries that have mastered the winemaking of Pinot Noir…
Nicholson Ranch • Sojourn Cellars • Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards • Meadowcroft Wines
Limited Production Tour
Big things can be found in Sonoma Valley’s small lots. On this tour, you’ll enjoy unprecedented access to wines that are in limited production, outstanding wines that are not often available anywhere but the winery…
Sojourn Cellars • GlenLyon Vineyards and Winery • Amapola Creek Vineyards & Winery • Beltane Ranch
Family Winery Tour
We’re proud that winemaking in Sonoma Valley is one of the cornerstones of family farming in California. Visit some of our heritage wineries, and meet the families responsible for building Sonoma Valley’s world-class reputation, generation after generation….
Hamel Family Wines • Amapola Creek Vineyards & Winery • Beltane Ranch • Little Vineyards Family Winery
Fall Harvest Tour
Experience Sonoma Valley during the most anticipated time of year…Harvest! Walk with the winemakers though the vineyards and cellars and get a first hand experience of the winemaking process from grape to glass. Feel and live the winery excitment that comes around only this time of year!
Gundlach Bundschu • Haywood Winery • Nicholson Ranch • Loxton Cellars