Since 1985, Ferrari-Carano Winery in Healdsburg, California, has been producing world-class wines that delight and attract visitors from all over the country. Ferrari-Carano owns over 19 vineyards throughout Sonoma, Napa, and Mendocino Counties. They also grows over 1,500 acres of grapes for their award-winning wines. Owners Don and Rhonda Carano are committed to practicing sustainable farming techniques. They work tirelessly to create the highest-quality wines, from vine to bottle. It is their dedication to both impeccable vino and an incredible guest experience that makes Ferrari-Carano Winery so special.
Spend a Day at Ferrari-Carano Winery
A trip to the winery is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon in Northern California, and it’s just a short 15-minute drive from the Honor Mansion! From unique tasting experiences to picturesque gardens, you will soon see why we recommend visiting Ferrari-Carano! Below are some of the things you can experience while vising this Dry Creek Valley winery.
Unique Wine Tastings
Whether you’re a white-wine lover or a red aficionado, you’re guaranteed to find your favorite flavor at a Ferrari-Carano wine tasting. For a more relaxed day, stop for a casual tasting at one of their tasting room bars or outdoor terrace. You can also book a more elevated experience from their large array of options if that is more your style. From single varietal tasting to chocolate, cheese and food pairings – you are sure to have a wonderful time at Ferrari-Carano! Let Honor Mansion help you decide which experience may be best for your visit to the Dry Creek Valley!
With beautiful bridges, flowing streams, and thousands of blooming flowers, the gardens at Ferrari-Carano are a sight to behold. Rhonda started the gardens in 1987. Today, guests can now stroll through the five sprawling acres of beautiful scenery with a glass of wine in hand. The gardens feature over 2,000 species of trees and shrubs, sculptures, waterfalls, and fish-filled ponds. It is the perfect outdoor area to explore in between sips of vino. You can even make a reservation for their free guided winery tour before indulging in on of their tasting experiences!
Head Home to the Honor Mansion
After an incredible day of sipping, eating, and strolling through the vineyards, return to our Healdsburg bed and breakfast. Join us for an afternoon wine hour which includes a delicious selection of hors d’oeuvres and local wines right on our grounds. Our Healdsburg hotel offers luxurious rooms and a quiet, serene atmosphere that is the perfect ending to a day in wine country. We can’t wait to hear about your experience at Ferrari-Carano Winery!
Photo Credit: Ferrari-Carano Winery Website