WINE TASTING AT FERRARI-CARANO
Open to the public daily, Villa Fiore Wine Tasting Bar
Overlooking the vineyards and gardens
Choose from some of your favorites, like our Fumé Blanc, Chardonnay, Siena or Cabernet Sauvignon, or try something new, like our Pinot Noir or Baci dessert wine. $15 to taste 5 wines (refunded with 3-bottle purchase). Open daily 10am - 5pm, no reservations necessary.
Open to the public daily, Enoteca 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, no reservations necessary.
Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Pairing
Dolce Vita Scrumptious!
Sample a delicious collaboration of five wildly different cheeses with five chocolates and five wines.* OFFERED IN THE ENOTECA! Wine, cheese & chocolate perfectly paired. $50 per person.
Il Terrazzo Outdoor Terrace
Stunning Vineyard Views
The outdoor terrace overlooking the vineyards at the winery is open! No reservations needed. Relax, sip and enjoy the beautiful views when you choose to purchase one of our wines by the glass or by the bottle any day of the week. Open seasonally from 10am - 5pm, no reservations needed.
Guided Winery Tour by Appointment
Daily at 10am
Reserve your spot on our free, guided tour by contacting our Hospitality Department though our reservations page
Matchmaker Private Wine Tasting
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. $55 per person.
White Wine Lovers Private Wine Tasting
Love white wines? This one's for you
This tasting features four of Ferrari-Carano’s popular white wines and offers an in-depth look into the winemaking process of creating these delicious wines. Each wine is perfectly paired with delicious, seasonal small bites from our winery chef. Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. $55 per person.
Passion for Pinot Private Wine Tasting
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 is perfectly paired with delicious, seasonal small bites from our winery chef. Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. $55 per person.
Cabernet Terroir Private Wine Tasting
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. Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. $50 per person.
Scentiments Private Wine Tasting
Test your "smell memory"...it'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! Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. $45 per person.
Schedule a Private Tasting
Discover first-hand why we’ve been voted Best Sonoma Winery. 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.