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Rated one of the "8 Best Santa Cruz Wineries for Visitors"
by the California Winery Advisor

Tastings on the Westside of Santa Cruz at the "Surf City Vintners Collective"

Our new second tasting room location is shared with Silver Mountain Vineyards and offers weekly wine tastings. Enjoy flights and wine by the glass sitting at the large bar or on the patio. We also offer food by Kelly's French Bakery.

Hours: Thursdays 5:00-8:00 PM, Fridays 3-7pm, Saturdays & Sundays 12-6pm
Tasting Room Address: 402 Ingalls Street Unit 29, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 - Located next door to Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing

Tastings at the Winery

Wine tastings at the winery are regularly offered on the 3rd Saturday & Sunday every month from 12 – 4pm. We are occasionally open on additional weekends for special events, wine releases and wine club pick-ups.

Visit us and taste our wines with husband and wife winemaking team John and Katharine, who are always eager to share their story and wines in a relaxed atmosphere in the winery among the barrels. Our winery is located 3 miles north of downtown Santa Cruz and features beautiful bay and mountain views.

Checking our website or calling the winery (831) 227-2288 for the most current tasting schedule prior to your visit is highly recommended. Reservations required for groups of 8 or more. Buses, limousines and large party vehicles cannot be accommodated due to limited parking and driveway access.

Winery Address: 1088 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060. For directions, please click here.


Current Schedule for Westside Tasting Room

Thursdays: 4:00 - 8:00 PM

Fridays: 3:00 - 7:00 PM

Saturdays & Sundays: 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Special Events in June:

AT THE WESTSIDE TASTING ROOM:

Blind Bag Tasting - Friday June 21st 3:00 to 7:00 PM / Drop in any time this afternoon and try your luck at guessing the varietals in your glass in a flight of 6 wines - $10 public / Complimentary for Wine Club members

Rosé Seminar & Special Tasting / RSVP REQUIRED  - Wednesday June 26th 5:30 to 7:30 PM

Join Bottle Jack's in-house wine expert and scholar Laurie Love and Winemaker John Ritchey for an in-depth seminar on Rosé and a guided Rosé tasting experience including Bottle Jack's first-ever rosé 2018 Rosé of Merlot and other domestic and international bottles of Rosé. Cheese and crackers provided
$25 per person/$20 for club members
*To RSVP:
  • Sign up on our website here, or
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or
  • Call 831-227-2288

Tasting Flight at the Westside Tasting Room

Our tasting flight features our newest vintages - 2018 Viognier, 2015 Merlot, and our first-ever 2016 Malbec - plus some best-sellers including 2016 Sangiovese, 2016 Firenze, and 2014 Petite Sirah. Wine club members get a bonus pour of our special new release, 2015 Sabina's Blend, a Bordeaux-style red named for John and Katharine's daughter.

 

AT THE WINERY:

Saturday, June 15th, 12:00 to 4:00 PM / Open to the public

Sunday, June 16th, 12:00 to 4:00 PM / Open to the public

Join us at the Winery for our 3rd weekend of the month tastings on Saturday and Sunday this month! 

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.