Talley Vineyards is a place that melds the ambiance of a working vineyard with the luxury of an upscale tasting room. From the moment you enter the property, you start to feel that you are getting away from it all. The tasting room is located in a large space overlooking the vineyard, and nestled between the Rincon Adobe and a sprawling courtyard. It is a tranquil space that allows visitors a chance to enjoy Talley Vineyards wines in just the right setting.
A Room With a View
The tasting room at Talley Vineyards has classic décor with a large bar to accommodate many visitors at once. There are a variety of ways to taste through their wines, including the Core Flight, and the Distinctive Flight. Visitors are also welcome to buy a glass of wine or even fill up a growler with the rotating wines on tap.
The Core Flight: focuses on Talley Vineyards signature wines, including the Estate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.
The Distinctive Flight: focuses on the rare and sought after Single Vineyard Selections and other limited production wines.
Other Ways to Enjoy Talley Vineyards
You might notice the Rincon Adobe when you first enter Talley Vineyards. It was built in the 1860s by Ramon Branch, one of the original settlers of the Arroyo Grande Valley. The grassy area in front of the adobe is the perfect place to enjoy one of Talley Vineyards fine wines.
Another way to experience everything Talley Vineyards has to offer is by taking a winery tour. You can choose to take a 30-minute tour of the Rincon Adobe, winery, and vineyard for $10 per person, $20 with wine tasting. Or, take a 90-minute Estate Tour, followed by a private seated tasting in the Rincon Room with cheese and single vineyard wine pairings. The Estate Tour and Tasting is $40 per person. Tours are offered by appointment only, so please call 24 hours in advance at (805) 489-0446.