The West is wine country

The West is home to the country's best wine regions. Explore them all and taste their best offerings, from the cult cabs of Napa to the Pinots of Willamette Valley

Tour the makers of California's best bubblies

Check out our favorite spots to stop, sip, and enjoy the view

Sparkling wine cellars of Napa and Sonoma
Margaret Sloan

Sonoma tours

Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards The courtyards and red-tile roofs hint at the winery’s Spanish owner (Freixenet, the world’s largest producer of sparkling wine). Tour and tasting from $10; in Sonoma; or 707/996-7256.

Iron Horse Vineyards Wine country at its elegant-rustic best. Free tour (by appointment only), tasting from $10; near Sebastopol; or 707/887-1507.

Korbel Champagne Cellars The oldest continuously producing sparkling-wine house in California, founded in 1882 by three brothers from Bohemia. Free tour and tasting; in Guerneville; or 800/656-7235.


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