Taste at a Higher Level
About an hour from Sacramento or South Lake Tahoe and a little over two hours from Reno or the San Francisco area, El Dorado's wineries beckon visitors with a wide diversity of award winning wines, friendly tasting room staffs and idyllic views of snow-capped mountains and oak-studded foothills.
Our wineries are renowned for making vibrantly flavorful, distinctly delicious wines, grown in the dramatic elevations of the Sierra Nevada.
Latest News & Articles
El Dorado Country
An Historic Region for Wine Tasting | April 16, 2014
On a gorgeous first day of spring 2014, I drove with a friend up to El Dorado County, California, for a visit to Boeger Winery, situated on a ridge rising above the historic village of Placerville. Read More...
Diving Into the Wine Rush of El Dorado Wine Country
Jetset Extra | April 11, 2014
El Dorado County is an American Viticulture Area (AVA), and its wineries are immersed in a passion for creating impeccable, adventurous, and sustainable wines. They're on a continual prolific path toward their dedication to educating the wine admirer. Read More...
El Dorado Wines Are Primed For New Heights
Dedication to the region leads to success | February 11, 2014
(Placerville, CA) – The El Dorado wine region, nestled in the Sierra foothills between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, has peaked attention from critics and consumers around California and beyond. With over 150 years of history steeped in gold and agriculture, the region is poised for its newfound resurgence in viticulture. Today, the county has more than 2,000 acres of vines at the highest elevations across California and is home to over 70 wineries. Read More...