You’ll immediately be enamored by the relaxed charm of this winery that is located in Somerset. E16 is in an idyllic vineyard flanked by rolling hills. It’s the perfect place to be at if you want to partake in a unique tasting session that lets you sip on critically-acclaimed, sustainably-produced wines. Their Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are some of the best that the region has to offer.
Element 79’s official website says that the winery was born out of the owners’ love for wine and winemaking, and that becomes evident once you walk into this beautiful winery located in Fair Play. Sip on delectable wines that include reds, white, and even oranges while enjoying the gorgeous vistas of the vineyard that surround Element 79. While you’re there, don’t forget to grab a few bites from their cheese plate. It’s delicious!
Starfield isn’t open to the public yet, but you can arrange a private tasting by appointment. This picturesque winery, which is located a few minutes off Highway 50 in Placerville, offers an excellent range of wines. The Lake Pavilion, where they arrange the private tastings, overlooks a lake and offers a serene atmosphere that truly elevates the experience. Some of the wines you should try here are the Sauvignon Blanc, Barbera, and Tempranillo.
When you visit El Dorado County for the wines, these hidden gems are definitely worth exploring!