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Hamel Family Wines

15401 Sonoma Highway
Sonoma, CA 95476
Estate House Courtyard
Wine Cave
Estate House
Tasting Room
Library
Winery
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The Hamel Family Wines Tasting Room and Winery is truly inspired by the magnificent 124-acre site it occupies along Highway 12 just 5 miles north of Sonoma Town Square. Hamel Family Wines focuses on limited-production Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel and Sauvignon Blanc from their four estate vineyards located in the Sonoma Valley.

The winery is located deep into the site, nestled up against an existing slope of oak woodland and manzanita chaparral that reaches into the foothills of the Mayacamas Mountains. The new facility has been devoted primarily to fermentation and support spaces for the vintner’s team. Barrel storage is within an adjacent wine cave east of the winery (into the slope), which will substantially reduce the overall footprint of the winery.

Located just west of the winery, the Estate House sits on a stone plinth, providing guests with dramatic views over the gently rolling vineyard that are typical of the Sonoma Valley floor. Surrounded by a protective rainscreen of recycled cedar siding and incorporating state-of-the-art mechanical systems to reduce energy usage, the project reflects the Hamel family’s intent to be exemplary stewards of the land by supporting their deep commitment to sustainable, organic farming.
Amenities
AVAs Where Wines Are From:
Moon Mountain
Sonoma Valley
Prominent Wines Produced:
Biodynamic Wines Produced
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grenache
Meritage (Bordeaux)
Organic Wines Produced
Rosé
Sauvignon Blanc / Fume Blanc
Zinfandel
Tasting Room Info:
By Appointment Only
Days / Hours Tasting Room is Open: We invite you to experience Hamel Family Wines Thursday through Monday by appointment only.
Picnic Area
Tours and Visitor Experiences:
Culinary/Flower Garden
Food & Wine Pairings
Pairings/Experiences Description: Reserve Experience (By Appointment Only)
The Reserve Experience includes a private tour of the HFW estate, winery and cave, led by an Estate Ambassador, while enjoying a glass of Rosé. the tour includes barrel samples, and/or library wines, followed by four Reserve Series wines, each paired with a small plate created by the Executive Chef to complement each wine.

Times Offered: 10AM, 1PM, 3PM
Duration: 2.5-3 Hours
Location: Estate House
Fee: $100.00 Per Guest, CC required for reservation, charged upon departure
Cancellation Policy: 24 Hours

Estate Experience (By Appointment Only)
The Estate Experience includes a private tour of the HFW estate, winery and cave, led by an Estate Ambassador. It includes a tasting of four Estate Series wines and a signature snack created by the Executive Chef.

Times Offered: 10AM, 1PM, 3PM
Duration: 1.5-2 Hours
Location: Estate House
Fee: $60.00 Per Guest, CC required for reservation, charged upon departure
Cancellation Policy: 24 Hours
Wine Caves
Winery Tours
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