Murphys, California is a scenic and inviting vacation destination that calls to travelers from across the map year-round with good reason. While some come for the views, others come for the spectacular flavors. A great place to indulge your tastebuds while you’re in town is Ironstone Vineyards. If you have a passion for palate-pleasing moments, this is a stop you won’t want to leave off your itinerary the next time you’re heading this way.
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A Premier Calaveras County Destination
Ironstone Vineyards is located at 1897 Six Mile Road in Murphys. They’re open to the public Thursday through Sunday from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm making it a convenient addition to your daily agenda. Here, visitors can enjoy access to upscale wine-tasting experiences, estate tours, and dining options as well. The gardens and groves on-site make Ironstone Vineyards a popular place for events, weddings, and gatherings of all kinds. Tours through the wine caves are a delight while the gift shop here is a great place to browse and purchase customized goods to commemorate your experience.
The Ironstone Vineyards Difference
When you visit Ironstone Vineyards during your Murphys stay, you’ll find a diverse lineup of wines to enjoy right at your fingertips. An array of varietals showcasing the one-of-a-kind flavors of the Sierra Foothills and Lodi are produced here with a focus on sustainable viticulture at all times. The vineyard stands out in its efforts to conserve water use, meticulously maintain local wildlife habitats throughout the production process, and build healthy soil along the way. That’s a wine-tasting and touring experience you can feel great about.
A top activity to enjoy at Ironstone Vineyards is a wine-tasting experience. When you visit the iconic tasting room here, you’ll find a selection of up to 30 wines offered. Tastings are available Thursday through Sunday from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm and typically last 45 minutes. There is a $10 tasting fee that’s waived if you purchase two bottles. Reservations aren’t required for groups of less than eight people at a time. A wine-tasting experience can be booked with an estate tour as well upon request. This is an opportunity to explore the 110-acre grounds alongside a guide and see the wine caverns for yourself. The heritage museum and jewelry shop are a must-see before you leave Ironstone Vineyards behind.
Flavor Paired with Entertainment
Throughout the year, Ironstone Vineyards hosts an ever-changing calendar of events including seasonal festivities and holiday gatherings, competitions, and festivals to enjoy. A fan-favorite experience for those looking to bundle flavor and fantastic entertainment is time enjoyed at the amphitheater. This is where concerts are hosted throughout the year and with a ticket in hand, guests can bring their chairs, blankets, and goodies and relax under the stars while enjoying a great show. It’s a fun-for-all experience that makes Ironstone Vineyards that much more memorable.
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