Awestruck in Alexander Valley

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The Alexander Valley Appellation, Sonoma County’s largest AVA, is in a picturesque valley approximately 75 miles north of San Francisco, California. It’s located north of Healdsburg and east of Geyserville and stretches 25 miles from north to south with the Russian River meandering through. Today, Alexander Valley comprises 15,000 vineyard acres and 42 wineries. (add picture of Alexander Valley). Book with us at Windsor Wine Tours to experience an incredible and unforgettable experience in Alexander Valley.

What is Alexander Valley known for?

While one of the most diverse climates to grow grapes, Alexander Valley is best known for having world-class Cabernet Sauvignon. Even though Alexander Valley has exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon, it also produces incredible Chardonnay, Merlot, Zinfandel, and other Bordeaux varietals.

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Alexander Valley

Other reasons to visit Alexander Valley

This region is known for its hospitality, making it one of best escapes. Healdsburg and Geyserville are known for having amazing restaurants, making it a wine lover and foodie’s dream. This valley is picturesque, and the views are stunning in the Alexander Valley, making it a beautiful destination to go wine tasting in.

It is much less commercial than Napa, so you will find popular and well-known wineries such as Jordan Winery and Robert Young as well as more hidden gems such as a newer winery to the valley with exceptional wines called Acta Wines. Acta means “deads not words” and they are committed to making exceptional wines and helping people have an unforgettable experience in wine country. There are many family-owned wineries with exceptional wine that you can choose from, making your experience to Alexander Valley an unforgettable experience. Our guests often find that it’s the more personal intimate winery experiences, they love the most.

 

Restaurants in Alexander Valley

There are so many amazing restaurants to choose from in the area to have on your wine tour. Some of our favorite restaurants in Alexander Valley are: Diovola and Catelli’s

If you are looking for a fine dining experience, Cyrus is a Geyserville gem with where Michelin-starred artistry, impeccable service, innovative plates, and panoramic views of Alexander Valley all come together to provide a truly unforgettable culinary experience. If you are in the area, you can also visit the Bubble Lounge at Cyrus. Windsor Wine Tours also provides dinner transporation if you are considering this amazing culinary experience. For more information, call or visit us at Windsor Wine Tours.

For those that book with us, we can always provide sandwiches and you can enjoy them at the Geyserville Scupture Trail. You can sit on one of the picnic tables, take in the amazing sculpture art, and enjoy your meal. Let us know in advance, and we can pick up sandwiches for you to enjoy on your wine tour.

 

Where to Stay

Depending on the experience you are looking for, there are many vacation rentals in the area, and you can even rent guest houses at the wineries if you want to stay on a vineyard. Healdsburg is nearby and has a downtown area if you want to be in walking distance of wine tasting rooms and amazing restaurants. There are several hotel options in the downtown Healdsburg area. The Geyserville Inn is also close to Alexander Valley. Nearby, you can also stay at Pinschower Inn in Cloverdale.

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Jordan Winery

                                                                  Wineries in Alexander Valley

Acta Wines

Alexander Valley Vineyards

Bedarra Vineyards

Carpenter Wine

Dot Winery

Foley Sonoma Winery

Ferrari-Carano Winery

Francis Ford Coopola Winery

Garden Creek Ranch Vineyards and Winery

Hawkes Wine

Hoot Owl Creek Vineyards

J Rickards Winery

Jordan Vineyard and Winery

Lancaster Estate

Medlock Ames

Mercury Wine

Pech Merle Winery

Robert Young Winery

Rodney Strong Vineyards

Simi Vineyards

Silver Oak

Soda Rock Winery

Stonestreet Estate Vineyards

Stuhlmuller Vineyards

SUTRO

Trendadue Winery

Trione Winery

William Gordan Winery

Zialena Winery

 

Book your Alexander Wine Tour with Windsor Wine Tours. Let us craft your perfect Sonoma wine tour adventure to Alexander Valley. We custom tailor each of our wine tours to your wine preferences and the elevated experiences you are looking for.

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