Why Drink and Drive?

Sonoma County is one of the largest wine growing regions in California, and with more than 500 wineries in operation, deciding where to go can be a daunting task. Plus, who wants to go wine tasting and have to drive? What a buzz kill for the designated driver!

Our complimentary Vin-Van service is your answer! We’ve spent years combing the hillsides to find unique and enjoyable wine tasting experiences. Let us be your guide and personal chauffeur for the day!

As experts in the area, we’ll do our best to provide an unforgettable tour through some of the most gorgeous wine country you’ll ever see, no matter the time of year.
With the benefit of some advice from our owner and sommelier, Susan Ondack, we are excited to announce our specialty wine tours.

December is our Holiday Spirit Tour. We have combed the wineries and town centers for the most beautifully decorated places in Sonoma to get you in the spirit for the holidays! Book now to enjoy this lovely tour and you can also capitalize on the wineries December wine sales. These tours are booking up fast, so please make your reservations today so you don’t miss out! Again, let me stress, December is the best time to buy wine at a discount and get your cellar stocked before the 2017 price increases!

January’s Reserve Wine Tasting tour is a must for the discriminating wine lovers. This is a custom tour of some of our favorite boutique wineries where you will have the chance to taste some of their Reserve and Library wines. The Vin Van will take you for a 4-5 hour wine extravaganza where you will not only get to taste the winemakers favorite wines, but get the chance to meet the winemaker and discuss how them come up with their Reserve wines. This is sure to be a seek out, so book now!

February is the month for lovers and what do wine lovers love more than cheese…chocolate! We have partnered with some fabulous wineries to bring you a wine and chocolate pairing tour. Our chef, Daralyn is already busy designing chocolate delights that will pair beautifully with some of Sonoma’s best wines! Don’t miss out on the palate pleasing tour as the Vin Van is sure to book up!

March is the month for barrel tasting and our Barrel Tasting tour is sure to please! You will have the chance to taste wines that have not yet made it to the production line! This is also a good time to purchase futures on wines from some of Sonoma’s best wineries. Book now for special rates.

November is our favorite month in wine country due to the vivid colors of the vines. The east coast has nothing over the eye candy provided by wine country! We will take you on an unforgettable tour through wine country with the added bonus of being able to taste great wines, while the photographer or artist in you delights in the array of colors! It is also a time when the wineries are much less busy and have time to visit with you. Don’t miss out on this tour!

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Our Red Carpet Getaway gift certificates may be redeemed for any of these tours! Certain restrictions apply. Click here for more information.

 

Vin-Van Photos

Cooking off in the cave at J.Rickards.
The grapes are coming!
Only 150 steps to the topless beach by our place. I sure do know how to pick em!
Charcuterie at Trattore!  Yum!
Trattore Farms.
Look out Kokomo.  The girls are back in town!