Vina Castellano Winery in Auburn, California

Enjoy wine tasting in the beautiful foothills of the Sierra Nevada of the California Gold Country. Set on 60 acres in Auburn, California, Viña Castellano is family-owned boutique winery and vineyard where you can sample delicious wines and experience the traditions of Spanish winemaking. Named in honor of the Mendez Family's Castilian roots, the beautiful vineyard and winery in Auburn produces small batches of Spanish and Mediterranean styled wines, including the earthy Tempranillo, spicy Syrah, Monastrell (Mourvedre), and crisp Cabernet Franc. Nestled behind walls crafted from its unearthed stones, Viña Castellano is a slice of Spain in the Sierra Foothills.

Details:
Hours: Tasting: Thursday - Sunday, 12 - 5pm
Prices: Tasting Fee: $3/person

Events
Women's Wine Club
Placer County Wine Trail Grape Days of Summer
Placer County Wine Trail Holidays in the Hills

Activities:
Wine Tastings
Tapas & Vino Parties
Wine Tours
Before You Go
Wine Tasting - Enjoy an intimate wine tasting in the charming underground tasting room at Vina Castellano, open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday noon - 5:00pm. The winery also hosts winery tours, special events and fun Tapa y Vino Parties. Sip a glass in the Tasting Room, at the wine bar on a pavilion island or in the beautiful picnic area.

Tapas Parties - The Mendez family at Vina Castellano loves to host Tapas parties and entertain with great food, wine and fun. The winery throws private and open-house Tapas Parties and will help you throw a tapas part of your own.

FAQs
When is the tasting room open? The tasting Room at Vina Castellano is open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday noon - 5:00pm.

What are the benefits of becoming a wine club member? Viña Castellano’s wine club is a fantastic way to enjoy premium wines from their estate in the Sierra Foothills. Join their family tradition of enjoying Spanish wine, food and life! As a member of the wine club, you enjoy: first purchase of new releases and limited quantity wines, 15% off all wine purchases, invitations to members-only events and wine dinners, parties at the Tasting Room, complimentary tapas y vino tasting once a year, complimentary tours & tastings, Wine Club tasting glasses, club shipments with winemaker notes and recipes, and use of the Picnic Grounds.

Helpful Links
http://www.vinacastellano.com
http://www.placerwine.com/vcastellano.htm