Winery Experiences
TASTING ROOM UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Guests are welcome by appointment daily. For same-day appointments, please call us at 707-473-2909 to check availability. 



Reservations for 7+ guests are considered large groups bookings and may only be made by calling us at 707-473-2909. 



WOODLAND TASTING | LIMITED TIME OFFERING
We are pleased to announce the highly anticipated renovation of our tasting room. Beginning in mid-November, the Tasting Room, Terrace and Salon will be shuttered to begin our tasting room remodel - a "face-lift" of sorts that will allow us to expand the interior view with floor-to-ceiling windows and finally allow us to offer our seated tasting experience indoors. During the renovations, we invite you experience elegance and luxury in nature with our Woodland Tasting, where our Chardonnay and Pinot Noir bring a kiss of sunshine to an otherwise chilly season. 

Join us in one of our intimate “Glamping Cottages” overlooking our wooded hillside dotted with madrones and majestic oaks, where you and other winery guests will enjoy tranquil sounds and sights of the living forest as you sip on Gary Farrell Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from iconic Russian River Valley vineyards. Hand-selected by our estate sommelier for their exceptional representations of our winemaking style and varietal expression, each wine is presented by an estate ambassador in this educational and intimate tasting. A fully-hosted tasting available only for a limited time ... we hope you will join us for this unique experience. Please allow 60 minutes for this tasting.

By appointment daily - various times offered - from Nov 12 through May 31, when our tasting room and terrace are unavailable due to construction.
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$35 per person | Complimentary for Grand Crew Members*     
Tasting fee independent of wine purchase.


TOUR & WOODLAND TASTING | LIMITED TIME OFFERING
For a personal look at all that is Gary Farrell Winery, we invite you to join us for a behind-the-scenes tour where you will discover our pioneering past and present within the beautiful Russian River Valley. Your estate ambassador will guide you along the crush pad and into the cellar where you will learn about our winemaking process from grape to bottle. After the tour, you will be seated in a "Glamping Cottage" where your host will join you and other tour guests at a communal table, and lead you through a tasting of six highly allocated single vineyard releases. Our acclaimed, limited-production Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs are available exclusively through our tasting room and wine club membership. Please allow 90 minutes for this experience.

By appointment daily at 
10am as of November 12. 
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$40-45 per person | Complimentary for Grand Crew Members*     
Tasting fee independent of wine purchase.


SENSE OF PLACE TERROIR TASTING 
We invite you to our private tasting salon for an exploration in renowned vineyards from Russian River Valley and beyond, through a curated flight of single vineyard wines including library vintages and special limited-production bottlings. Personally hosted by an estate ambassador, this educational experience features six highly allocated releases of single vineyard Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, highlighting the elegance, balance and natural acidity that is our winemaking hallmark. Please allow 90 minutes for this experience.

By appointment daily at 10:30am and 3:00pm.
Temporarily unavailable from Nov 14 through Dec 31.  
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$55 per person | $40 Grand Crew Members*    
Tasting fee independent of wine purchase.
Seating is limited to 8 guests. May be booked as a private tasting by request with a minimum of 6 guests.


* Grand Crew Member pricing is offered for a limited number of guests per visit based on membership level: Collector (6), Connoisseur (4), and Enthusiast (2). Members must accompany their guests to enjoy complimentary tasting benefits, and additional guests are welcome at the general price. Please call us at 707.473.2909 with any questions or to make a reservation. 



LARGE GROUPS & PRIVATE TASTINGS
Our winery experiences listed above are designed for reservations of up to 6 guests. We would be pleased to assist you in setting up a private tasting at the winery and invite you to contact our team directly at 707.473.2909 or concierge@garyfarrellwinery.comReservations may not be made online for parties of 7+ guests, and pricing is subject to increase. 

RECENT REVIEWS Yelp | October 25, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Superb tour and history of the winery.”Superb tour and history of the winery. I really appreciated all of the details about the vineyards they choose and the processes they go through. The storage area was immaculate and you could just feel the passion that goes into creating great wines. The tasting room was top notch and I loved getting to converse with the other people on our tour, finding out what they like and where they were from. Best of all were the views from the tasting area. The weather was overcast and cool, giving it an ethereal feel. I would love to take an evening tour sometime, I'm sure that's even more breathtaking. Trip Advisor | October 16, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Amazing view and winery.”We just were there last week and had a great tasting out on the terrace. We really enjoyed their selection of Pinot noirs! Trip Advisor | October 14, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Great Start to a RRV tour day.”My wife and I did a tour of wineries in the Russian River Valley and started it off at the Gary Farrell Winery. We did our tasting outside with lovely views and fantastic October weather. The wines were very good and we purchased several to take home with us. They had a great selection of Pinot Noir that accentuated the different Vineyards and regions where the fruit was harvested. This was a great way to start our winery tours and will be back next year! Trip Advisor | September 15, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “The Most Beautiful View in Wine Country.”If you are looking for an amazing tasting experience that combines very special wine with an unparalleled view -- go to Gary Farrell. Perched atop a hill overlooking the Russian River Valley, this is a fantastic break from some of the busier wineries in Sonoma and Napa. Quiet, peaceful, and with amazing wine. It's a truly special place. Trip Advisor | August 24, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Expensive, but worth it.”This is the most beautiful tasting room and terrace that I have seen. It is way up a hill overlooking the valley. It is designed for the views which are fantastic. You can sit outside or inside at the bar and taste first class wines, but take your time as you enjoy the scenery because it is expensive and you will probably need a reservation. Trip Advisor | July 11, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Another successful wine pick up”Gary Farrell is always a great stop. I live close enough to pick up and look forward to it with each shipment. I love that I can customize my wine club shipments and have not had a problem scheduling a terrace tasting. The employees are knowledgeable and friendly. The view is spectacular and the wine never disappoints. Yelp | June 7, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Loved all that we tried”Have visited 6 wineries / tasting rooms this week. This is the only one that I am reviewing. VIEW-unreal. Simply stunning view. WINE-loved all that we tried. Big fan of lower alcohol wines because I like to actually taste the fruit. HOST(ESS)-Lydia was fantastic. Very friendly and enjoyed conversing with her and the others. Trip Advisor | May 11, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Tasting at Gary Farrell Winery”The tasting experience at Gary Farrell is fantastic! The tasting was beautifully laid out in a private room. And, our "host" was extremely knowledgeable, thoughtful, and accommodating. Every part of the experience was a wonderful wine journey. Unforgettable! Trip Advisor | April 3, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “It's all about the experience!”Great terrace tasting with side by side tastings of Chardonnay and Pinot. Very approachable wines and atmosphere. Some of the best views in the Sonoma area- on the terrace and in the tasting room. Worth the drive to see and experience this! Trip Advisor | February 1, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “The Best Winery by far”Gary Farrell is absolutely one of the best experiences! The staff goes above and beyond and the wine is delicious! Views for days- do not miss Gary Farrell! Trip Advisor | January 10, 2016 | 5/5 Stars “Great Russian River venue”Been here several times and keep coming back. We did a terrace tasting this time and loved it. Lovely setting outdoors with intimate feel despite other parties around. Program printed with your name on it personalizes the experience. Expert staff led us through the tasting of some excellent wines. These are great wines but at a price.
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