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Tel: 707-681-7050  |  Email: info@wine-tasting-driver.com

4225 Solano Ave, Napa CA 94558

 

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Sample Itinerary & Concierge Service

SAMPLE ITINERARY OPTIONS

When our guests ask us to plan their day, we are always happy to help.  

 

Our concierge services can help in any number of ways including creating your entire day (or days) for a fee of $100 per day.  

 

Alternately, we can help you fill any gaps you may have by providing suggestions before you arrive, or our drivers can provide them along the way.  Just always please keep in mind that most smaller producers will require reservations in advance of visiting the winery property.

PLEASE NOTE - these are just examples - we can create any type of day you are looking to accomplish with enough planning!

A day of Cabernet

Start your day with a pick up at 9:30 from your lodging

10 am - Honig Vineyard and Winery Reserve Tasting - This amazing property boasts some of the most profound reserve cabernet tasting experience.  Each reserve cab is paired with chocolates in their private tasting room.  The experience lasts approximately 90 minutes

12:00 - Chappellet Winery Tour & Tasting - Located on Pritchard Hill, Chappellet is considered one of the landmark wineries producing quality wines since the 80's.  You will enjoy a vineyard tour and cave experience in order to understand the wine making and grape growing process in addition to tasting some of their amazing world class wines.  This experiences lasts approximately 75 minutes.

1:45 - Lunch at Farmstead St Helena - It's always important to stay nourished!

3:00 - Heitz Cellars - this is a walk-in friendly winery who does not charge tasting fees to experience Bordeaux style cabernets while you enjoy the beautiful views from their back shaded veranda 

This is just one example of many different experiences we can create for you, please inquire for other options!

Various Appellation Tasting

This is just another example of many different experiences we can create for you, please inquire for other options!

Start your day with a pick up at 9:30 from your lodging

10 am - Porter Family Vineyards - Coombsville - This unique cave tasting experience showcases the amazing wines produced in the Coombsville appellation, while learning about the family and their passion for making great wines

12:00 - Trefethen Family  - Located in the Oak Knoll disctrict, Trefethen has a long-standing history of producing amazing bordeaux style reds and blends.  The amazing family owned and operated winery teaches you about the history of their family farming practices while displaying/tasting some of their amazing old world style wines.

1:30 - Lunch at Bottega Napa Valley - 

3:00 - Pina Cellars - Located in the Rutherford Appellation,  this is a walk-in friendly winery with a rustic tasting that occurs in their barrel/tank room.  Nothing fancy here, other than amazing wines produced by 4th generation vineyard management family.

4:15 - Turnbull - Located in the Oakville Appellation, this wonderful small producer has an amazing photo gallery along with remarkable wines that spread the gamut between Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon

Food and Wine Pairing Excursion

Pick up time will be determined based on your lodging location

10 am - B Cellars - Oakville Trek

Greeted on arrival courtyard at the Hospitality House, guests are escorted through the culinary gardens, production facilities and wine caves, glass-in-hand. Following their tour, guests partake in a custom, culinary pairing designed by the B Cellars in-house Chef artfully paired with a combination of their Flagship blended and Limited Production wines. Each tasting is accompanied by a seasonal “B-Bites” prepared à la last minute.

12:00 - Davis Estates - Calistoga

Davis Estates is a newer winery producing amazing wines.  The tasting room sits atop a knoll overlooking part of Northern St Helena and Calistoga appellation vineyards.  The friendly staff and comfortable atmosphere lend to the overall experience, but the food and wine pairing really showcase how splendidly wine and food react with each other

2:00 - Handwritten Farmhouse Charcuterie tasting

Handwritten wines has partnered with Small Table Farms to create an incredibly unique experience at a personal residence/farmhouse.  Enjoy these high caliber wines paired with food sourced either directly from the farm (such as the hand crafted goat cheese from Marshmallow the goat) to locally cured meats from local artisans.  

** since these experiences have food at each stop, we do not feel that it's necessary to stop for lunch - however, if your group would like to grab appetizers and a cocktail at AuBerge du Soleil, who are we to say no? :)

This is just one example of many different experiences we can create for you, please inquire for other options!