We all know that Napa Valley is home to some of the best wineries and vineyards, but did you know they offer the opportunity for visitors to make their own wines? We have listed out a few places below that will let you live out your winemaking dreams! These one-of-a-kind experiences are not to be missed on your next trip to Napa, so make sure you get a reservation locked in and create the wines of your dreams.
Conn Creek Winery is known for having one of the best “Winemaker for a Day” programs and has been referred to as “winemaker’s paradise,” which definitely makes this a must for your next Napa trip! Most wine tours stop to taste from this winery’s cabernet selection and their highly curated blends. You can experience a tasting of Conn Creek’s current releases and take home a bottle of your own custom blend creation for $125 per person. You will definitely want to reserve your spot as they do fill up!
Raymond Vineyards is another winery that offers visitors the opportunity to create their own wine blend. Experience your winemaking day in their blending room and create your perfect wine exactly to your liking. Once you are finished then you can cork it and put your own label on to take home. They also offer the opportunity to produce cases of your personal blend that you can enjoy with family and friends! This experience lasts 90 minutes and also costs $125 per person, however, if you are a member you can get 20% in savings.
Another option for getting a customized experience is at Joseph Phelps. This winery is most known for its signature flagship blend called “Insignia,” which has also been named wine of the year. Also costing $125 per person for a 90 minute experience, you can taste from their selection of wines and choose from any one of the several culinary experiences that can be tailored to your wine tour.
Napa Valley offers a ton of amazing experiences for the wine lovers in your group. All of these winery options are in great locations and close to RiverPointe Napa Valley so book your stay today. And make sure you carve out some time in your next visit to become a winemaker for a day!