Visit Amador Wine Country

Intimate Wineries &
Tasting Experiences

Amador Wine Country is an emerging region just east of Sacramento, California. This region's scenic rolling hills is ideal for wine growing and local wine enthusiasts celebrate this regions winemaking traditions through events such as intimate tastings to large barrel tap celebrations. Amador Wine Country is Napa before it went big, where you can sip your favorite varietals alongside growers and proprietors at hundreds of renown wineries.

Learn About the Region

Familiarize yourself with Amador County’s rich history in this showcase by WineTrekker TV featuring two winemakers – Amador Foothill Winery and Ferrero Vineyards.

“Home to some of the best Zinfandels in the world.”

A Tasting Teaser in Amador

Get introduced to a tasting experience in Amador County with sommeliers from TASTE Wine guides.

“Expect to taste world-class, quality wines in an unlikely small town setting.”

The Oldest Winery in California

Explore the 4th oldest winery in California, located in Amador County, with Sobon Estate’s winemaker.

“The uniqueness of Sobon Estate is the location.”

Getting to Amador County

Amador County is about 1-hour east of Sacramento and 2-hours east of the San Francisco Bay Area. Murieta Inn & Spa is conveniently located adjacent to Amador County and is only a short drive from the intimate wine country.

Driving Directions: Murieta Inn & Spa to Amador County

Always verify weather, driving directions, and road conditions prior to any departure.

Amador Wine Country Map

Start planning your escape to this intimate wine country destination. Amador wineries are open. Reservations are encourage; some required.

Amador Wine Country Map

amador wine country map and top wineries, click link above to view accessible pdf map


Murieta Inn & Spa is your residence for exploring the Amador County wine country. With 83 beautifully appointed rooms and suites showcasing equestrian décor, an on-site spa with 4 treatment rooms, and access to Rancho Murieta Country Club, you can enjoy relaxation and rejuvenation both before and after your wine tasting adventures.