Tastings & Experiences

With more than forty wines produced on-site in our state-of-the-art winemaking facility, a restaurant serving up cuisine made to pair perfectly with our wines, all on a property surrounded by sustainably farmed vineyards, we are proud to offer a variety of Wine Experiences hosted by our educated and entertaining hospitality staff.

Guided Tasting Experience

  • 11:30am, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm
  • $32 per person, $25 per member and up to 3 guests
  • Estimated duration: 1 hour

Join us in our upstairs Gallery for a guided tasting of four seasonal wines with one of our wine educators. Throughout the experience, your guide will offer insights on viticulture and grape growing, wine making practices, and how it all translates into our premier wine offerings at Francis Ford Coppola Winery. This tasting experience lasts approximately 1 hour and reservations are required.

For more information, please call us at (707) 857-1471.


  • Offered the following dates: 5/21, 6/25, 7/16, 8/20, 9/17, 10/22, 11/19, 12/17
  • 1:30pm
  • Limited to 6 people per date
  • Duration: 1½ - 2 hours
  • $65 per person, $50 per member

Learn the science behind your sense of taste. Guests will be guided through various tasting exercises that demonstrate how to identify different flavors in food. Then learn how balancing these flavors affects the relationship between food and wine. Want to have your favorite Chardonnay with a juicy steak? We’ll teach you how! This tasting experience lasts approximately 1½- 2 hours, and reservations are required. 

For more information, please call us at (707) 857-1471.

Bottling Ballet Mecanique

  • Available daily at 11:30am
  • $20 per person; Complimentary for Wine Family and up to 3 guests
  • 45-60 minutes, includes tasting of four (4) wines

Named for the little dance wine bottles do while moving across the bottling line, this tasting will give you a sneak peek at our state-of-the-art bottling facility. We'll begin with an overview of our property, teach you about our various appellation and vineyard practices, and tell you the stories behind each of our wine labels (Teaser: they all carry personal significance to Francis).

For more information, please call us at (707) 857-1471.

Please note: The bottling line does not run on weekends