Benson Ferry Vineyards
Situated in the heart of California at the confluence of the
Mokelumne and Cosumnes Rivers, Benson Ferry celebrates a rich
farming heritage. This family owned winery produces premium,
budget friendly California varietals. Vineyard owners in Lodi
for three generations, the Stokes family selects fruits from
prime estate & North Coast vineyards, for their delicious
Callaway Wine and Vineyards
Created in 1969, Callaway wines won more than 90 awards for excellence
in l997. They work without pesticides as well. Definitely a winery
Chateau Thomas Winery
Award winning wines such as the Sauvignon Blanc are grown in
California but created in Indiana.
Kalin Cellars is a small winery located in Marin County, California
which produces 7,000 cases per year of wine made by completely
traditional European methods.
Located in Lodi, CA, it was founded in 1978 and their goal has
remained unchanged: to produce wines that demonstrate the highest
potential of the Lodi Appellation and provide an elegant place
to enjoy fine wine, food, and the traditional art of winemaking.
Peirano Estate Vineyards
Nestled between the Sacramento-San Joaquin river delta and the
foothills of the Sierra Nevada, in Lodi, CA, Peirano Estate Vineyards
grows Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, and has perhaps
the largest single block of old, head-trained, natural-rooted
Zinfandel left in the state of California.
Winemaker awarded 90 points or above on many wines by Parker
and The Wine Spectator. The grapes come from several regions,
while the winery itself is in Alameda.
This group owns many premium wineries, including Quail Ridge
Cellars and Vineyards-Napa Valley, Monterey Peninsula Winery,
Bell Wine Cellars, MoonShine Vineyard, Quail Creek Cellars-Green
Valley, Bell Wine Cellars-Napa Valley, Fox Creek Biodynamic Wines,
Monte Volpe Vineyards, Saint Gregory Winery and Maxus Champagne
Spenker Winery has deep roots in the rich soils of the Lodi Appellation.
In 1902, Grandfather Fritz Spenker skillfully planted a unique
zinfandel clone recognized for its distinctive character and
quality. This full century of Spenker traditional farming, passed
on from one generation to the next, brings a remarkable quality
to their wine drawing on their history and experience. The result
is a wonderful indigo colored and silky textured zinfandel wine.
Great to enjoy with friends and family.
This organization page covers the group of wineries in the Temecula
area - half way between Los Angeles and San Diego. Wineries in
this region include Stuart, Baily, Thornton, and many more.
Van Ruiten Family Winery
Located just outside the city limits of Lodi on Highway 12, the
Van Ruiten-Taylor Winery includes a visitors center and tasting
room in addition to the production facilities.