Ledson Winery & Vineyards

Ledson Winery & Vineyards
7335 Sonoma Hwy
Kenwood, CA  95409

Zina Hyde Cunningham WInery
480 First St E
Sonoma, CA  95476

Ledson Hotel
480 First St E
Sonoma, CA  95476

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Tasting Room Open Daily 10–5, Private Tastings by appt

Insider Tips

What to Buy

’14 Russian River Valley Chardonnay
Honey, pear, cantaloupe, $44

’13 Russian River Valley Old Vine Zinfandel, Amy’s Vineyard
Berry pie, cocoa, pie spice $54

’13 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Extra Reserve
Black currant, plum, boysenberries, spice $110

Special Notes

Ledson Winery & Vineyards also has a dedicated wine concierge to assist wine enthusiasts as they plan their visit to Sonoma County. A stroll through the gourmet marketplace offers many wonderful temptations. The Ledson's impeccable service means every detail is carefully coordinated and tailored to each individual palate. 

Story

The Ledson family spans five generations of farming and winemaking in Sonoma County with more than 150 years of tradition. Approximately 90 percent of Ledson wine is produced from meticulously farmed estate portfolio with something to tantalize the palate of every guest. Ledson wines are popular with judges and wine critics throughout the world, consistently producing highly coveted, small-lot wines always scoring in the mid- showcasing wine country at its absolute best.

With a destination winery, the Ledson Castle, in the heart of the Sonoma Valley, the boutique Ledson Hotel, and its inspired restaurant on the historic Sonoma Square, Ledson Winery & Vineyards offers an experience like no other. Guests at the Ledson Castle are offered a complete tasting experience and can choose from a variety of tasting options. They are they’d like to experience the “best of the best,” they can make a reservation for a personal tasting hosted in a private tasting suite with one of Steve Ledson’s personally trained winemaker’s assistants. Either option promises an incredible experience and the opportunity to taste a variety of distinguished wines including those with notable accolades. The winery’s broad range of varietals include Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Chardonnay, Rosé, Pinot Noir, Malbec, Merlot, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Barbera, Syrah, Petite Sirah, Bordeaux and Rhône red blends, and a Late Harvest Zinfandel.

For a truly remarkable tasting experience, members of the wine club’s top tier are invited to taste Ledson’s most highly regarded Cabernet Sauvignon from the Mountain Terraces Estate Vineyard, which sits some 2,500 feet above the Sonoma Valley floor. Terraces members can take a vineyard tour, stay at the mountain guest house, and savor utter privacy and incomparable views by appointment only.

A stroll through the gourmet marketplace offers many wonderful temptations. Guests who’d like to spend some time on the Castle’s gracious grounds can choose from a selection of local and unique cheeses, meats, fresh sandwiches, salads, and treats to create the perfect picnic lunch. They’re invited to sample a variety of delicacies, such as flavored mustards, decadent wine-infused chocolate sauces, and rich olive oils, all privately Ledson labeled. Whether they’re seeking a taste of Sonoma to take home or looking for a perfect gift for someone special, Ledson has a solution, with many unique wine accessories and gifts from which to choose.

Ledson Winery & Vineyards also has a dedicated wine concierge to assist wine enthusiasts as they plan their visit to Sonoma County. Ledson’s impeccable service means every detail is carefully coordinated and tailored to each individual palate.

The Ledson tasting room is nestled among 20 acres of estate vineyards and inviting picnic grounds dotted with ancient oaks where an architectural showpiece designed and built by fifth generation Sonoma County farmer and winemaker, Steve Ledson, stands. Known to locals and visitors worldwide as “the Castle,” Ledson Winery & Vineyards has become a destination estate with plenty of options to make any wine country experience unforgettable.


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Amenities

Tasting Room: Yes

Complimentary Tastings: No

Tastings — By Appointment Only: No

Tours: No

Tours — By Appointment Only: No

Private Tours: No

VIP & Educational Experiences: Yes

Exceptional Views: Yes

Club Member Lounge: Yes

Restaurant / Deli: Yes

Food / Wine Pairings: Yes

Gift Shop: Yes

Wedding Facilities: No

Event Facilities: Yes

Corp. Meetings: Yes

Guest House on Premises: No

Lawn Games: No

Family Friendly: Yes

Pet Friendly: Yes

Family Owned and Operated: Yes

Wine Cave: No

Art/Architectural Interest: Yes

Sustainable Practices: No

Events

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Ledson Winery & Vineyards

This is Sonoma Valley’s most unique Wine Country Location, where wine country elegance meets old-world charm, where ambiance exceeds all expectations, where you can step back in time to a grander era.

Ledson Winery's Marinated Lamb Skewers with Yogurt and Mint

These grilled lamb skewers are easy to prep and easy to grill

Ledson Winery's Panzanella Salad

A fresh mix of toasted bread and salad that's easy to prepare and pairs well with a high quality Chardonnay