There are countless wineries around the country and hundreds of them in Sonoma County. With so many people producing fine wines it’s a difficult task discerning which wines are worth drinking and which wineries are worth visiting. Here at Honor Mansion, we pride ourselves in providing incredible experiences for our guests, and we only recommend some of the best wineries in our region. Dutcher Crossing Winery is one of our favorite places to sample wines, tour vineyards, and enjoy the panoramic views of rolling hills. With an extensive list of available wines, a friendly and relaxing tasting room atmosphere, and a gorgeous picnic ground, it has the complete recipe for the perfect day in Sonoma Wine Country. Discover more wineries, attractions, and places to eat in the area with our free Travel Guide!
Everything You Need to Know About Dutcher Crossing Winery
Tour the Vineyards
Dutcher Crossing Winery offers a selection of exceptional wines. If you are a connoisseur of red wines, you’ll delight in their rich Cabernet Sauvignon. Or, if you enjoy sweeter wines, you’ll fall in love with their Zinfandel. While you tour their lush vineyard, guides show you how these grapevines produce their impeccable products by teaching you about the aging and fermenting processes.
Indulge in the Tasting Room
As you sit in the tasting room at Dutcher Crossing Winery, prepare to feast your eyes on panoramic views of the grapevines and the towering mountains. The scenery pairs nicely with samples of their signature wines including Rosé, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, and Petite Sirah. The friendly staff tells you about each wine, taking the time to explain every flavor, and once you find your favorite blend, feel free to stroll through this California Wine Country paradise with a glass in hand.
Join the Wine Club
After tasting the renowned wines from the Dutcher Crossing Winery, you may want to join one of their exclusive wine clubs. With this membership, you’ll receive shipments of limited edition or specialty blended wines straight from the vineyard. Whether you love the taste of delicious reds or refreshing whites, we suggest joining their Proprietors Club or Cellars Club. This loyalty system is the perfect way to indulge in your favorite wines, even when you are miles away from Dry Creek Valley.
Experience the Passport to Dry Creek Valley Festival
Do you want to experience a taste from all of the 45+ wineries in Dry Creek Valley? Attend the Passport to Dry Creek Valley Festival at the end of April. This magnificent annual event is the ultimate wine lover’s experience where you can sample premium wines, local food, and live entertainment. This unique festival affords each attendee with the opportunity to speak with vineyard owners about the fascinating winemaking process.
Finish your day of wine tasting exploration at the luxurious and refined Honor Mansion. We are a short 15-minute drive from Dutcher Creek Winery and several of the other top wineries in Sonoma County. Premium accommodations and unparalleled amenities make our Healdsburg Wine Country retreat the perfect home away from home for your Northern California vacation. Enhance your stay with one of our getaway packages or let our concierge service help you plan your trip. We look forward to meeting you soon!