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Wilson Winery


1960 Dry Creek Road

Healdsburg CA 95448


Tel: (707) 433-4355

Sonoma County Appellations:
Dry Creek Valley


Varietals:
Sauvignon Blanc
Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Franc
Merlot
Petite Sirah
Syrah
Zinfandel
Port


The old tin barn on Dry Creek Road has been a local landmark for over a century. Once the Fredson Winery, the historic building was reborn in 1993 when we bought it to pursue our dream of making wine from our own grapes. Wilson Winery is proof that dreams do come true.

We began purchasing vineyard land in Dry Creek Valley in the early 1980s and planted our first vines in 1988. Today we farm 220 acres of prime Dry Creek Valley hillside vineyards. The varietals planted include Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Syrah and Merlot.

With our vineyards established, we began fulfilling our dreamómaking our own wine. Our first wine was a 1994 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve from their Sydney Vineyard. Shortly after releasing the wine, we entered it into the 2000 Sonoma County Harvest Fair. We were thrilled to be acknowledged with both a gold medal and Best of Class honors. Realizing that not only did we have great vineyards but could produce award-winning wines, we began expanding our operations.

Restoring the old barn and getting county permits took a few more years, but by 1998 the complete winemaking operation was housed in our own winery. Slowly the operation grew to include additional varietals and the annual production reached 3000 cases.

In 2001, we opened a tasting room on the backside of the old barn. When you think "backside of the barn" you donít picture a breathtaking panoramic view of Dry Creek Valley. But that is what you will find behind this barn. As you relax on the tasting room veranda, it is easy to lose track of time as you soak in one of the finest views of the valley while sipping a glass of Wilson wine.

We invite you to visit our tasting room, enjoy the magnificent view and sample our delicious wines.

Cheers, Diane and Ken Wilson


www.wilsonwinery.com/

 

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Days Hours
Monday 11 - 5
Tuesday 11 - 5
Wednesday 11 - 5
Thursday 11 - 5
Friday 11 - 5
Saturday 11 - 5
Sunday 11 - 5


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