California Wine

   Santa Cruz Mountains Wineries

   - Saratoga / Los Gatos wineries with Tasting Rooms -

Cinnabar Winery
in downtown Saratoga
Flanked by the magnificent Santa Cruz Mountains, and located in the heart of the historic Saratoga village, the Cinnabar Tasting Room is the first stop on the Saratoga Wine Trail.

Our handcrafted wines are presented by a knowledgeable and gracious staff in a relaxed setting surrounded by contemporary décor with warm wood tones and furniture made from recycled railroad ties.

In addition to our critically acclaimed wines, customers are invited to browse an array of ceramics, wine-related gifts and Cinnabar logo-wear, or attend seminars that are as exciting as they are educational.

14612 Big Basin Way
Saratoga CA 95070
Hours: Daily - 11-5
Tasting Fee - $5 for 4 wines

Cooper Garrod Vineyards
Only 25 minutes from San Jose or Palo Alto or 50 minutes from San Francisco, Cooper-Garrod is a family owned and operated estate winery. Located on hillsides above Saratoga, the vines capitalize on the sunny days, moderate nights, and long growing season of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Our historic tasting room, the Fruit House, is open daily. We have three tasting panels: one complimentary (two wines) and two Proprietor's Flights (six or seven wines - $5 in our glass, $10 in your 16 oz. souvenir glass).

22645 Garrod Road
Saratoga, CA 95070
Hours: Mon-Thu - 12-5, Fri-Sun - 11-5
Tasting Fee - $5 for 6-7 wines, optional $5 for souvenir glass.

Testarossa Winery
in downtown Los Gatos
Visit us and experience the Bay Area's oldest continuously operating winery. Internationally recognized for outstanding Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah, Testarossa Winery is located in downtown Los Gatos at the historic 19th century old Novitiate winery built in 1888.

300-A College Avenue
Los Gatos, CA 95030
408-354-6150 ext. 21
Hours: Daily - 11-5

   - Steven's Canyon Road / S Foothill Blvd wineries with Tasting Rooms -

Ridge Vineyards - more info and photos
Santa Cruz mountains winery Ridge Over 40 years ago, Ridge made its first Monte Bello, and two years later its first zinfandel. Since this time, Ridge has championed single-vineyard winemaking, searching California for those rare vineyards where climate, soil, and varietal are ideally matched. Ridge Vineyards has two locations; high on Monte Bello Ridge in California's rugged Santa Cruz Mountains in Cupertino and in the heart of Sonoma County in Healdsburg.

17100 Monte Bello Road
Cupertino, CA 95014
Hours: Sat-Sun - 11-5
Tasting Fee - Starting at $5.

Picchetti Winery
Located on a historic ranch a short drive from the Silicon Valley, Picchetti Winery is one of the oldest wineries in California. Picchetti offers a variety of award winning wines from various regions, specialty foods and wine accessories. The winery complex is open daily from 11 to 5PM for wine tasting and picnics as well as visitors interested in the history or a beautiful hike on the nearby trails.

13100 Montebello Rd
Cupertino, Ca 95014
Hours: Sat-Sun - 11-5


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