Alexander Valley Vineyards

Experience our historic property and taste our award-winning wines. Our tasting room is located in the center of our winery. You’ll see, hear and smell the wines being made. Bring a picnic and enjoy the beautiful vistas of our peaceful, rural valley. Since 1975, the Wetzel family has produced handcrafted estate grown and bottled wines with distinctive varietal character. Acclaimed for our elegant Cabernet Sauvignon, crisp Chardonnay, the iconic Sin Zin and CYRUS - The First Growth of Sonoma, AVV has brought recognition to the Alexander Valley appellation. Visit us at the winery and see why AVV was named Sonoma’s Best Winery among 90,000 people voting in the 2011 San Francisco Baylist competition.

Credit Cards Accepted: American Express, Master Card, Visa

Wine Type: Big Red, Bordeaux Style Blend, Bordeaux Style Blends, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer, Grenache, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Rhone Style Blends, Rosé, Sangiovese, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, Viognier, Zinfandel

Facilities: Air Conditioning, Group Tours, Group Tours by Appointment, Handicap Accessible, Open to the Public, Picnic Facilities, Special Events, Tasting Fee Complimentary, Tasting Fee Refundable with Purchase, Tours, Tours by Appointment, Complimentary Winery and Cave Tours Daily at 11am and 2pm

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Ticket to the wine road

Complimentary Reserve Tasting! 10% discount on minimum 2 bottle wine purchase. Cave Tours, please call ahead to reserve.

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Wine Awards

Hilton Head Intl Wine Competition: 2010
Best of Show: Alexander School Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

San Francisco International Wine Competition: 2013
Gold: dry Rose' of Sangiovese

California State Fair: 2012
Double Gold: Estate Cabernet Franc

San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition: 2012
Gold: Estate Pinot Noir

California State Fair: 2012
Gold: Estate Syrah

San Diego International Wine Competition: 2012
Gold: Estate Chardonnay

San Francisco International Wine Competition: 2010

38th Annual Monterey Wine Festival: 2011
Gold: Estate Merlot

38th Annual Monterey Wine Festival: 2011
Best of Show: Temptation Zinfandel

38th Annual Monterey Wine Festival: 2012
Gold: Alexander Valley Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon