Other California Wineries

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 bottlings.

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 to investigate.

Chateau Thomas Winery
Award winning wines such as the Sauvignon Blanc are grown in California but created in Indiana.

Kalin Cellars
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.

Lucas Winery
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.

Rosenblum Cellars
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.

Rutherford Benchmarks
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 Cellars.

Spenker Winery
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.

Temecula Wineries
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.