The beautiful Ramona Valley is less than 30 minutes from San Diego County and is an up-and-coming wine region. This verdant valley produces some of San Diego’s best wines and if wine is your thing this area is a must-visit. Trust us, you’ll want to get in on this by checking out some wine tastings near Arrivls Adamo Ranch. Ramona has a high density of fantastic vineyards to choose from and with over 30 active wineries, you’ve really got your pick when it comes to tastings. Keep reading for some of the best wine tastings near Adamo Ranch in Ramona.
When To Visit Ramona
There isn’t a really bad time to visit Ramona and Adamo Ranch thanks to Southern California’s mild year-round weather. The weather in Ramona, California is classified as Mediterranean, and the hottest month of the year is typically August when daytime temperatures settle in around 93℉ with lows in the mid-60s in the evenings. These warm temperatures make this charming city a great place to visit no matter the time of year. Guests at Adamo Ranch also have an option of heating the pool for year-round swimming.
Where To Stay
This one-of-a-kind property is perched on a hill accessed by a private, 4-mile road. As you ascend to your home-away-from-home you’ll first notice the gorgeous, panoramic views. Adamo Ranch is a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home on 22 acres of private and secluded hillside. It is a spacious, thoughtfully decorated space that offers a relaxing escape with all of the comforts of home. Guests to the ranch can rest in the comfortable bedrooms and relax in the large and bright living spaces, or enjoy the stunning views from the sunrooms. Whatever you do, don’t miss a beautiful sunset from the pool during your stay at Arrivls Adamo Ranch! Book Adamo Ranch here.
Wine Tastings Near Adamo Ranch
People have been growing grapes in the Ramona Valley for decades, including Dr. M.C. Woodson who planted vines on his homestead as early as the 1870s. Here are a few of the top vineyards near Adamo Ranch…
Castelli Family Vineyards
A winery that embraces family love, the Castelli Family Vineyards began as a hobby but has expanded to over 3,000 vines. This Italian-style tasting area will have you feeling right at home as you indulge in Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, Tempranillo, and Sangiovese among others.
Head to the Castelli Family Vineyards for wine tastings every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month, from 12 pm to sunset. You can call to RSVP for wine tastings.
Castelli Family Vineyards | 17871 Oak Grove Road, Ramona, CA 92065 | (619) 997-5141
La Finquita Winery & Vineyard
La Finquita means “little farm” and this vineyard has been cultivating its eight acres of vines since 1988. The owners of this charming vineyard have a passion for the modern romance of wine. Join them in their relaxing indoor tasting room or take in the beautiful views from their outdoor tasting patio. Reservations are highly recommended for the wine tastings at La Faquinta. Their selection is well-rounded and features a nice selection of reds and dessert wines. Try the Petit Verdot, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon among others.
La Finquita Winery & Vineyard | 23123 Vista Ramona Road, Ramona, CA 92065 | (760) 896-4014
Turtle Rock Ridge Vineyard Winery
At Turtle Rock, you can take a winery tour to get the full experience of everything you ever wanted to know about how wine is made. During the tour, they will show you the process of how they make their wine before you settle in for your very own tasting. Voted the best wine and tasting room in Ramona since 2013, this is a can’t miss tasting experience. The tasting room at Turtle Rock is open Thurs-Fri from 2 pm to 6 pm, Saturday from 12 pm to 8 pm, and Sunday from 12 pm to 6 pm. Pets are welcome to enjoy the scenic patio views with their owners. Try their Sauvignon Blanc, Berry Sangria, or their Zinfandel among others.
Turtle Rock Ridge Vineyard Winery | 18351 Woods Hill Lane, Ramona, CA 92065 | (760) 789-5555
Milagro Farms Vineyard & Winery
The Milagro Farms Vineyard and Winery is committed to working harmoniously with the land and cultivating wine that honors the characteristics of Ramona Valley. This sprawling 110-acre winery produces 3,000 cases of wine per year. At the Milagro tasting room, you’ll find stunning views, fantastic service, and award-winning wines. Tastings are available on weekends from 12 to 6 pm. Their offerings include Merlot, Chardonnay, and Atletico among others. Milagro Farms is both family and pet-friendly making it a great place to stop in the Ramona Valley.
Milagro Farms Vineyard & Winery | 18750 Littlepage Rd, Ramona, CA 92065 | (760) 787-0738
At Chuparosa Vineyards you can enjoy beautiful views on the five acre property. Chuparosa means hummingbird in Spanish and the wine here fits the bill of strong, confident, and flavorful. These wines are 100% estate grown, produced, and bottled right on site. Wine tastings are on weekends from 11 am to 5 pm in the air-conditioned tasting room. Try one of Chuparosas great selections of Zinfandel, Malbec, and Albarinos among others.
Chuparosa Vineyards | 910 Gem Lane, Ramona CA 92065 | 760-788-0059
Vineyard Grant James
If you are excited about wine tastings then you won’t want to miss Vineyard Grant James, voted #2 vineyards in the United States by Travel & Leisure. This winery takes tastings to a new level by offering wine and painting classes, as well as exclusive dinners in the vineyard. Tastings are available Friday through Sunday from 12-6 pm and include complimentary cheese and crackers (no reservations needed). Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the gorgeous tasting patio. Sample a selection of Vineyard Grant James’ Rose, Syrah, and Viognier among others.
Vineyard Grant James | 25260 East Old Julian Highway, Ramona, CA 92065 | 760 – 789-2733
Whether you visit several vineyards while staying in Ramona or choose one for a tasting, you’ll love coming home to Adamo Ranch after spending a day in the Ramona Valley! Relax and take in a sunset in the pool at Adamo Ranch after a great day of wine tasting.