2018 Wine Tour

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If you didn’t get to join us Saturday & Sunday, October 13th & 14th for the Sierra Foothills Wine Tour you can still share our experience…

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Here was our route

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Saturday Itinerary 



Meet at Sierra Summit Parking Lot behind Tilly’s (S end of parking lot in front of Century Theater; check-in, sign release, and ready to leave no later than 7:45). 7:30 am 7:45 am
Arrive Carson Pass via Carson City and Jack’s Valley Road 9:10 am 9:25 am
Amador Cellars Winery, 11093 Shenandoah Rd, Plymouth 11:00 am 12:25 am
MaBeRa Wines, 10601 Valley Dr 12:30 am 1:50 pm
Paul J, 9513, 10775 Shenandoah Rd
2:00 pm 3:30 pm
Option 1: Turly Wine Cellars 10851 Shenandoah Road (next door to Paul J.) OR
3:30 pm your option
Jeff Runquist Wines, 10776 Shenandoah Rd. (across street from Paul J.) 
Option 2:  play Bocce ball or have putting contest at Paul J.
Shenandoah Inn Highway 49, Check in 4-5:00
Party at Shenandoah pool 6:00 ???

Sunday Itinerary



Shenandoah Inn 8:30 am
Dead Fly Dinner – Breakfast
Options after breakfast:

  1. Helwig Winery (opens at 10:30am)
  2. Amador Flower Farm (opens at 10AM)
  3. Jeff Runquist  Wines, 10776 Shenandoah Road (opens 11AM)
  4. Wilderotter Vineyard, 19890 Shenandoah School Road (opens 10:30)
  5. Pokerville Market, carries wine from almost all wineries in the area, mix & match 10% case discount.
8:30 am  10:00 am
Wineries Open at 11:00 am
If you plan to return via Highway 50, check out Sobon (opens at 9:30am) (on Shenandoah Valley Road). If you proceed towards Placerville to connect with Highway 50, you can check out Narrow Gate Winery, or in the Placerville area, Jodar and Boeger (good lunch stop — buy deli food and picnic on Boeger grounds)
If you want to return via 88 you can check out Iverson, Windwalker, Perry Creek or Robert Mitchell. Return to Highway 88 via Omo Ranch Rd. or take CA E16 (Mt. Aukum Rd,) turn right on Sly Park Rd. (at the T intersection) and follow it to Highway 50 at Pollock Pines. (See Map of El Dorado Wine Country for directions)