Tasting Experiences

Come to where great times become wonderful memories and try wines not available anywhere else in the world.


We make just too many wines for you to taste in one session so we invite you to explore a flight of wines, each wine paired with a culinary delight from our winery kitchen, for a series of different tasting experiences.


Wine and Food Pairing Experiences


Fine Wines & Fridge Foods

Appreciate how fine wines pair with everyday foods that you might find in your own fridge as we introduce you to five delicious wines.

  • Complimentary Wine & Food Pairing.
  • No appointment necessary but seating is subject to availability
  • Available in the Original Tasting Room at 134 Matheson Street
  • Tastings from 11 am to 6 pm for groups of less than eight
  • Tasting Room closes promptly at 7 pm


Icon Wines & Culinary Delights
Icon Wines are small production, collectible wines made especially for our wine club members. This Icon pairing includes one white wine and four red wines each served with its own special dish created by our winery chef.

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Meritage & Noble Bordeaux Style Wines

A rare treat - Taste several of our wine club Meritage wines blended in the Bordeaux tradition along with a selection of single-vineyard single-varietal wines that make up these Meritage blends. Tell us your favorites when booking and we will match our wine selection and food pairings to your individual taste.

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Reserve ~ Meritage & Cabernet Wines

From from the very best of our Napa and Sonoma fruit in a great year we blended seven wines in accordance with centuries old methods used by the most famous First Growth Bordeaux Chateaux. Taste these exquisite Reserve Collection red wines as each is served with a special dish created by our winery chefs.

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Rhône Wines & Savory Bites

Being Australian we know about the rich, spicy Rhône style wines; bold Shiraz (Syrah), soft and spicy Grenache and the complex Châteauneuf-du-Pape so we developed beautiful California Rhône style wines from our Dry Creek Valley and Mendocino vineyards. Enjoy our Rhône style wines each served with a special dish from our winery chefs.

More Information or Book a Rhone Tasting . . .




Tasting Experience Options


Build your own personal tasting experience, add lunch and invite the winemaker to join you - whatever you like. Choose any of the following options and add them to your cart with quantity being the number of guests at your tasting. PHONE: 707-433-1500

Questions? - Call us on 707-433-1500 or Click here to Email Us.


Add Lunch to your Tasting

Choose your tasting and turn it into an even more wonderful experience by adding the Lunch option. We will double the size of each food portion with every wine. Fun and informative with exceptional wines and plenty of wonderful food created by our winery chefs for a minimum of two tasters.

Add Lunch to your Tasting + $15 per guest


Invite the Winemaker to join you

Enjoy a private, one-on-one experience with the wine-maker. You choose your tasting experience, add lunch if you like and have the winemaker join you. Hear his answers to all your wine questions while you enjoy a great tasting.

Winemaker will join your Tasting at Eighteen + $25 per guest




Visit the Home Ranch Estate

Enjoy the ultimate experience of a great lunch tasting in the restored 1885 redwood barn with our reserve wines. Capture a glimpse of vineyard life while tasting at the winemaker's home ranch. A private, one-on-one experience with the winemaker and from 2 to 8 guests lasting just over 2 hours tasting his wines and palate pleasing food created by the winery chefs

Estate + Winemaker + Reserve Wine Lunch Tasting = $175 per guest




Sky High Helicopter Tasting

Wow at the view of wine country from the air in your own private helicopter ride and then join us for a food and wine pairing in Healdsburg. Price covers two guests for 30 minute helicopter flight and an Icon food and wine tasting at our Eighteen tasting room.

Helicopter Tasting = $395 for two guests



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