10 “Must See” Wineries in Napa Valley

Napa Valley is renowned for its world-class wines, and breathtaking panoramic views. We’ve selected 10 of the many quality and unique wineries in Napa Valley. Whether it’s the architecture, ambiance, gardens, history, or art that draws you to these wineries, they’re all unique in their own way.

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In this post, we’ll be showing you the top 10 Napa Valley Wineries you have to see now! Are you ready? Then, let’s dive in!

1. Beringer Vineyards

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Taste wines created from grapes grown in Certified Sustainable vineyards at one of the most awarded wineries in California at Napa Valley’s Beringer Vineyards. Established in 1876 by two brothers with a desire to produce world-class wines from Napa Valley, Beringer is an historic estate. Enjoy a tasting in Beringer’s Old Winery featuring their premium Winery Exclusive wines, or, for an additional fee, choose the Rhine House Reserve Tastings which features Beringer’s iconic Reserve wines and single vineyard cabernets.

A few of their wines:

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Pink Moscato
  • White Zinfandel
  • Chardonnay
  • Pinot Grigio
  • Chenin Blanc

If you like this winery, book our Explore Napa Valley Tour

 2. Freemark Abbey

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This historic Napa Valley winery, located in St. Helena, attained international recognition after achieving victory in the infamous 1976 Paris Wine Tasting. The newly remodeled tasting room features an extensive Library Wine Collection for visitors to enjoy. Taste Current Releases of their impeccable wines.

A few of their wines:

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Chardonnay

If you like this winery, book our Explore Napa Valley Tour or Pure Fascination Tour!

 

3. Cornerstone Cellars

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From the first vintage over 20 years ago, Cornerstone Cellars has consistently received high ratings from well-known critics such as Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, and Robert Parker. All Cornerstone wines come from organic or sustainably farmed vineyards. The sunlight streams through the tasting room in the center of Napa Valley’s Yountville. See and taste for yourself as you sip the results of skilled winemaking.

A few of their wines:

  • Syrah Rosé
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Sauvignon Blanc

If you like this winery, book our Explore Napa Valley Tour!

 

4. Chateau Montelena

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Visit the tasting room at Chateau Montelena, known for its beauty and distinguished wines. Learn about the history of the Estate and the role it played in shaping the Valley’s history.

A few of their wines:

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Zinfandel
  • Petite Sirah

If you like this winery, book our Pure Fascination Tour!

5. Arrowood Vineyards & Winery

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Wine and cheese is the ultimate combination; enjoy local artisan cheeses expertly paired with Arrowood Vineyards & Winery limited-production wine within a fun and educational environment.

A few of their wines:

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Rosé

If you like this winery, book our Pure Taste Tour!

6. Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens

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Indulge in a seven course pairing at Kendall-Jackson Wine Estates & Gardens. Taste Kendall-Jackson’s exquisite small-production, limited release wines and expertly crafted mouth-watering small bites, prepared by Executive Chef Justin Wangler. Your visit to this beautiful estate also promises a feast for your eyes.

A few of their wines:

  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Pinot Gris
  • Chardonnay
  • Pinot Noir
  • Merlot
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Syrah

If you like this winery, book our Pure Taste Tour!

 

7. La Crema

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A flavorful exploration of the finest cool-climate growing regions, all in one location. This guided tasting at La Crema highlights La Crema’s most exclusive Pinot Noirs.

A few of their wines:

  • Pinot Gris
  • Chardonnay
  • Pinot Noir
  • Gewurztraminer
  • Noir Rosé

If you like this winery, book our Pure Taste Tour!

 

8. Domaine Chandon

 

A true California sparkling wine pioneer, Chandon was founded in 1973 by Moet & Chandon. Every bottle of our sparkling wine expresses our French heritage and our innovative American spirit. Our vibrant sparkling wines enliven all occasions.

A few of their wines:

  • Sparkling wines
  • Still wines

If you like this winery, book our Custom Wine Tour!

9. Pine Ridge Winery

 

This Napa Valley winery focuses on Sustainable Farming in order to develop a superior product. The winery offers tours that begin in the vineyard, travel through the wine production facility and aging caves, and ends in a private cellar for a seated wine and cheese pairing.

A few of their wines:

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Chardonnay
  • Rosé

If you like this winery, book our Custom Wine Tour!

 

10. The Robert Mondavi Winery

The Spanish-Mission style Robert Mondavi Winery and Estate awaits. The winery is host to a variety of events such as concerts, art exhibits, and their regular tastings and tours.

A few of their wines:

  • Fumé Blanc
  • Pinot Noir
  • Merlot
  • Sauvignon Blanc

If you like this winery, book our Custom Wine Tour!

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