Saint Helena Wine Tours offers several Sonoma custom wine tour experiences.
Sonoma County stretches from the Pacific Coast in the west to the Mayacamas Mountains in the east, and is home to almost 60,000 acres of vineyards and more than 370 wineries. Within the borders are 15 viticultural areas (AVAs), each with its own distinctive characteristics including vines that are over 180 years old. This diversity makes the area one of California’s best Wine Country destinations.
Some exciting wineries in Sonoma are:
Jordan Vineyard & Winery Korbel Champagne Cellars Lancaster Estate Winery Silver Oak Cellars
Twomey Cellars Buena Vista Winery Chateau St. Jean Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards
Alexander Valley Vineyards Dry Creek Vineyard Iron Horse Vineyards
Fun Facts: Did You Know…?
One acre of grape vines produces between 5 and 10 tons of grapes. A ton of grapes can produce 720 bottles of wine or about 60 cases. One barrel of wine makes about 240 bottles of wine or about 20 cases. One vine annually produces about 4 to 6 bottles of wine. Each bottle of wine contains about 600 to 800 grapes and each glass of wine contains a little over half a pound.