Take the Old Silverado Trail, north from Oakville toward Calistoga. About a mile away from Calistoga, on the righthand side, you’ll find Venge Vineyards.
This magnificent ranch-style tasting venue features a wrap-around veranda that overlooks the vineyards valley and mountains. The tasting includes their full spectrum of wines starting from Sauvignon Blanc to Cabernet Sauvignon, including some unique blended offerings.
The environment is private and comfortable with a wonderful family feel. The warm wood accents, throughout, perfectly matches the vineyard setting.
When you’re there, make sure to ask about the owner/winemaker’s story and background. You’ll be entertained by the rich family heritage of Kirk Venge, his father Nils Venge, and their acclaim.