Husch Vineyards — Friendly, casual tasting room with wonderful wines in the Anderson Valley. Self-guided vineyard tour. Monthly open houses with barrel tastings and hors d’oeuvres. Picnic benches. On Hwy. 128 near Philo (south side of road.) 45 minutes away.

Lula Cellars — At the west end of the Anderson Valley. Known for Pinot, but try the Zinfandel and Rosato too. New tasting room.

Navarro Vineyards — Beautiful setting, picnic benches. Great wines. Friendly staff. Also on 128 near Philo (north side of road).

Pacific Star — 20 miles north of us on Hwy One, this winery is perched at the very edge overlooking the ocean. Stunning views and wines.

Toulouse Vineyards — Travel up a short gravel road and encounter Toulouse’s charming tasting room and winery operation. Fine Pinot of course, but try their other offerings too.

Yorkville Cellars — At the east end of the Anderson Valley, Yorkville has a wide variety of organic varietals and blends.

Mendo Wine Tours — take a day long tour of California’s Other Wine Country: the Anderson Valley in a stretched luxury SUV limousine. Includes VIP tours and tastings at 4-5 wineries and gourmet boxed lunch. Experience a day of wine tasting without the hassle or hazards of driving.