Guests who visit Spring Mountain Vineyard will experience a unique estate established in the 1880s. From the greenhouse garden surrounded by European and American Beauty roses to the canopy of antique olive trees, a visitor is transported to another place in timeless beauty. A perfect opportunity to experience handcrafted, limited production wines modeled after some of France’s finest.
For those with a time limitation or who want to simply sample the portfolio of our current wines, we recommend our Cottage Tasting.
Cottage Tasting – This offering lasts 45-60 minutes and features four wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir or Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and our award-winning flagship Bordeaux blend, Elivette – $40 per guest (waived with a purchase of $125 or more per guest or Wine Club signup). This tasting is held daily by appointment at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30.
For guests with additional time or a serious interest in wine, we recommend the more elaborate experiences outlined below. Each gives the visitor a more comprehensive look at various parts of the property including our vineyard, winery and historic caves. Wine Educators will guide guests around the grounds of the Estate and surrounding vineyards for a glimpse of the distinctive property and dynamic terrain that is Spring Mountain. All tours include a seated tasting and are 90-120 minutes in length.
Estate Tasting – Features five wines including Sauvignon Blanc and two selections each of Cabernet Sauvignon and our signature Bordeaux blend, Elivette – $75 per guest (waived with a purchase of $175 per guest or a Wine Club signup). This tasting is by appointment and commences at 10:00AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM.
Library Vertical Tasting (minimum of two people) – Features six wines including Sauvignon Blanc and a selection of five Cabernet Sauvignon vintages, one of which will be 2006 or older – $100 per guest (waived with a purchase of a minimum of 6 bottles of wine per guest). This tasting is by appointment and commences at 10:00AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM.
Explore Elivette Tasting (minimum of two people) – Features six wines including Sauvignon Blanc and five vintages of Elivette, one of which will be a 2006 vintage or older – $200 per guest (waived with a purchase of a minimum of 8 bottles per guest). This tasting is by appointment and commences at 10:00AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM.
To make your reservation, please complete the online appointment request form or call 707.967.4186. For reservation requests within 24 hours, please contact the tasting room at 707.967.4186 to ensure availability. We require a minimum of 24 hour advance notice for changes/cancellations to avoid being charged for tastings. As our tastings are intimate and educational, requests for groups greater than eight people, please call the above number for availability and pricing.
Please note that visitors to Spring Mountain Vineyard must be at least 21 years of age and for the enjoyment and safety of all guests, we are unable to accommodate babies, children or pets. Also, our permit does not allow picnicking or any self-guided tours of the property. Guests will have an assigned host for the duration of their time with us.