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Wine Country

Whether strolling lavender fields at a lakeside Mediterranean-style winery or enjoying friendly hospitality at a tasting room located in a historic one-room schoolhouse, visitors to Lake County wineries relax and savor their own personal wine experiences in this corner of California’s wine country.

Lake County may have three world-famous winegrowing regions as next-door neighbors (Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino), but visitors to Lake County will find that the wineries often feel a world away, as if they’ve discovered that out-of-the-way, best-kept secret wine region.

Frequently referred to as “the undiscovered wine country,” Lake County has a grape-growing history that actually dates back to the 1870s and its grapes have been used by winemakers at dozens of well-known wineries.

Today, Lake County’s wine industry is booming with new, innovative wineries focused on sustainability, organic, and biodynamic principles and wines that are consistent award winners.

So get ready for your real wine adventure. Plan a trip to Lake County to experience award-winning wines and exciting wine events and festivals—all in a setting that reflects the area’s friendly, relaxed lifestyle.

Please drink responsibly. Designate a driver.

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