The Santa Cruz Mountains has been recognized as the premium wine producing region since the late 1800’s, and continues to win acclaim for its award-wining wines. There are about a dozen wineries within a 2-20 minute drive from downtown Los Gatos. Come enjoy fabulous views, some of the world’s tallest redwoods, and the dramatic mountain terrain. Los Gatos wineries have been recognized as some of the top wineries for Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Chardonnay.

Big Basin Vineyards

Big Basin Vineyards was founded in 1998 on an historic site in the Santa Cruz Mountains next to Big Basin Redwoods State Park.

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GSM, GSM Rosé, Pinot Noir, Red Rhône Blend, Syrah, Chardonnay, Riesling, Roussanne
Thu - Mon Noon - 5pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 8pm
14598 Big Basin Way
Black Ridge Vineyards

The inherent, discernible attributes of our vineyard are reflected in each of our wines.

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Pinot Noir, Red Blend, Viognier
Vineyard Tours
Thu 1pm - 6pm
$15/pp - $20/pp
18550 Black Road
Los Gatos
Burrell School Vineyards

Located at the historic Burrell School, our goal is to grow the best wine grapes possible so we can create distinctive, concentrated wines reflective of their mountain home.

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Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Red Blend, Syrah, Zinfandel
Gift Shop
Thu - Sun 11am - 5pm
24060 Summit Road
Los Gatos
Byington Vineyard & Winery

Steep terrain, diverse microclimates, marine influences and sandy soil produce small crops of intensely flavored grapes, yielding complex wines with a great ability to age.

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Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Red Blend, Syrah, Zinfandel, Chardonnay, Port
Pet Friendly, Picnic Area, Vineyard Tours, Winery Tours
11am - 5pm Fri - Sun
21850 Bear Creek Road
Los Gatos
Charles Usher Wines

Our mission is simple: to provide wines tailored to the tastes of our individual customers. We take great pride in our commitment to small lot, individually blended wines. Our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse our wines.

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Barbera, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Chardonnay, Orange Muscat
By appointment only
24110 Congress Springs Road
Cinnabar Winery

Flanked by the magnificent Santa Cruz Mountains, and located in the heart of the historic Saratoga village, the Cinnabar Tasting Room is the first stop on the Saratoga Wine Trail.

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Bordeaux Blend, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Late Harvest, Malbec, Merlot, Primitivo, Syrah, Tempranillo, White Blend, Zinfandel
Gift Shop, Pet Friendly, Picnic Area
Daily 11am - 5pm, Mudd Room Fri - Sat 5pm - 8pm
14612 Big Basin Way
Downhill Cellars

Wine made in small batches, a fanatical attention to detail, and a passionate love of winemaking, That's what Downhill wines are all about.

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Barbera, Cabernet Sauvignon, Rosado, Pinot Noir, Primitivo, Red Blend, Chardonnay, Viognier, White Blend
Mon - Thu 4:00pm - 9pm, Fri - Sat Noon - 9pm
Flight Wine & Food
20333 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Fortino Winery

Enter our Tasting Room and let one of our knowledgeable hosts guide you through an award-winning tasting of our hand-crafted wines, or stop in just to purchase one of your favorites—either way you’re likely to run into a Fortino family member!

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Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Grigio, Red Blend, Rosé, Sparkling, Zinfandel
Gift Shop, Special Event Facilities
Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 5pm
4525 Hecker Pass Hwy
Guglielmo Winery

A Family Wine Making Tradition in the Santa Clara Valley Since 1925. Guglielmo Winery - a third generation, family owned winery produces a wide variety of award-winning varietals from more than 100 acres of Santa Clara Valley estate vineyards, as well as from other premium winegrowing regions within California.

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Barbera, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignane, Chardonnay, Grignolino, Marsanne, Merlot, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Noir, Port, Red Blend, Rosé, Sangiovese, Syrah, White Blend, Zinfandel
Gift Shop, Pet Friendly, Special Event Facilities
Daily 10am - 5pm
1480 East Main Avenue
Morgan Hill
House Family Vineyards
Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot Noir
Pet Friendly, Picnic Area
Open Sat - Sun Noon - 5pm
13336 Old Oak Way