Wine Tasting at Ferrari-Carano

  • Il Terrazzo Outdoor Terrace

    Stunning Vineyard Views

    We invite you to join us outdoors on our terrace, Il Terrazzo, overlooking the picturesque vineyards of Dry Creek Valley. Located just outside the tasting room and wine shop entrance, sit and relax while you enjoy your wine – you may choose to purchase one of our wines by the glass or by the bottle any day of the week, weather permitting – just soak in the wine country ambiance!

    Il Terrazzo Outdoor Terrace
  • Villa Fiore Tasting Room and Wine Shop

    Overlooking the vineyards and gardens

    Choose from some of your favorites, like our Fume Blanc, Chardonnay, Siena or Cabernet Sauvignon, or try something new, like our Pinot Noir or Baci dessert wine. $10 to taste 5 wines (refunded with $50 purchase). Open daily 10am - 5pm.

    Villa Fiore Tasting Room and Wine Shop
  • Enoteca Reserve Wine Tasting Bar

    Located in our dramatic underground cellar

    Taste our Limited Release and Reserve Wines not found anywhere else. Choose from our Vineyard Select Chardonnays, PreVail Wines or our Trésor. $25 to taste 4 wines (refunded with $150 purchase). Open daily 10am - 5pm

    Enoteca Reserve Wine Tasting Bar
  • Guided Winery Tour by Appointment

    Daily at 10am

    Reserve your spot on our free, guided tour by contacting our Hospitality Department,

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  • Private Wine Tasting: Custom / Pick of the Bunch

    You pick the wines!

    This tasting walks guests through an in-depth tasting of five wines of your choice and is tailored to cover any wine-related topics about which participants would like to know. This program provides the perfect opportunity to ask specific questions about different aspects of winemaking and styles of wine. Includes five fine wines.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: Matchmaker

    Food & Wine Pairing made easy

    Learn the art and science of matching Ferrari-Carano wines with the perfect food. You will taste and sample four wines, including our PreVail brand, perfectly paired with delicious, seasonal small bites from our winery chef. *Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: White Wine Lovers

    Love white wines? This one's for you

    This tasting features five of Ferrari-Carano’s popular white wines and offers an in-depth look into the winemaking process of creating these delicious wines. Paired with local artisan cheeses, this tasting is a white wine lovers paradise. Includes five fine wines, five artisan cheeses, fresh artisan bread, bottled water and tasting notes.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: Passion for Pinot

    Keep Calm and Taste our Pinot Noirs

    This tasting highlights Ferrari Carano’s expanding portfolio of small production vineyard designate Pinot Noirs. Guests will enjoy a tasting of four small lot production Pinot Noirs from our collection. Each wine will be further enhanced by a small bite to showcase the nuances and uniqueness of each style.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: King of Reds

    A fan of big reds? we won't disappoint you

    This tasting includes four Ferrari-Carano Cabernet-based wines and the delicious dessert wine, Eldorado Noir, paired with different cacao percentages of chocolate and dried fruit. A tasting experience you will not soon forget. Includes five fine wines, artisan bittersweet chocolates, bottled water and tasting notes.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: Cabernet Terroir

    Dirt Matters!

    Learn all about "terroir", an elusive yet critically important belief in wine appreciation when you taste four wines: Home Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon, Trésor, PreVail West Face and PreVail Back Forty - all from uniquely different vineyards in Alexander Valley. Paired with a local artisan charcuterie plate, this tasting is sure to please your palate.

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  • Private Wine Tasting: Scentiments

    Test your "smell memory"'s fun!

    You will become familiar with 12 fresh aromas that are present in the different varietals we utilize in winemaking as well as the barrel-aging process. You will test your "smell memory", familiarizing yourself with those scents and then trying to identify those aromas in five Ferrari-Carano wines. A fun and open discussion on wine aromas and flavor characteristics!

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The Prevail room

Each tasting, hosted in the private PreVail Room, is designed to highlight the many nuances of wine in a fun and informative style. For the novice or the connoisseur!

Schedule a Private Tasting

Private Tastings are by appointment, daily, 11am and 2:30pm, based on availability. Reservations are required and must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Private Tastings range in price from $30 to $50 per person, for up to 6 people. Have a larger group? Please contact our Hospitality Department,