18911 N. Lower Sacramento Road, Woodbridge; 209-625-7575
Hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 3 to 8 p.m.; Friday, 3 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 9 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.
Located in quaint downtown Woodbridge, Woodbridge Uncorked serves wines from local boutique wineries, including Akin Estates, Grady Family Vineyards, Lobo Loco, Maley Brothers, St. Sophia and Weible Famile Vineyards. Woodbridge Uncorked also offers food pairings, live music on Friday nights, microbrews and private parties. Discounts are also available for the featured wine of the month.
12470 Locke Road, Lockeford
Hours: Friday to Sunday, select weekdays. Hours vary.
Located in the historic Gold Rush town of Lockeford, Vino Piazza is home to four local wineries: Pasos Vineyards, Boitano Family Wines, Stama Winery and Stone Garden Vineyard. Vino Piazza, an old cement wine co-op built in the 1940s, offers a unique mix of rustic tasting rooms in former boiler rooms and peaceful courtyards with Italian music playing in the background. The Italian villa-inspired wine plaza also hosts live music and special events on select days.
Lodi Wine & Visitors Center
2545 W. Turner Road, Lodi
Hours: Daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The heart of Lodi winetasting, the Lodi Wine & Visitors Center serves more than 200 wines from more than 75 local wineries. Each week, seven wines are available to sample, changing every week. Each year, more than 35,000 people walk through the doors of the Lodi Wine & Visitors Center to sample local wines, tour the sample vineyard and participate in one of the many events, including the Wine and Chocolate Festival and First Sip. Stop by the gift shop for wine memorabilia.
21 N. School St., Lodi
Hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.; Friday, 1 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, 1 to 10 p.m., Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Serving multiple wines from Bokisch Vineyards, Van Ruiten and Michael~David, cellardoor offers more than just wine. Pair wines with gourmet appetizers while listing to live music, dancing and singing karaoke. Cellardoor also features local art that changes regularly, room for private parties and a patio for outdoor winetasting.
23225 Highway 88, Clements
Hours: Tasting room open Friday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; store open daily, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Located near the vineyards and rolling hills of Clements, family-owned and operated Clements Ridge offers scenic views along with wines by Bokisch, Gatos Locos, Pasos, Costamanga and Michael~David wineries. Also available are homemade pies, sandwiches, candies and seasonal produce.
14 S. School St., Suite B, Lodi
Hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Why not stop for a taste of wine at Wine Ot, Downtown Lodi’s newest tasting room? Wine Ot features wines from Sorelle Winery and Six Hands Winery. While sipping wine, stroll through Wine Ot’s showroom of locally handmade wine barrel creations. Local artists create tables, stools, bars, cabinets, chairs and more out of wine barrels to sell. Custom creations are also available.
Lodi Wine Cellars
112 W. Pine St., Lodi
Hours: Wednesday to Thursday, 3 to 10 p.m.; Friday, 3 p.m. to midnight; Saturday, noon to midnight; Sunday, 4 p.m. to midnight.
Sample wines from four local wineries while relaxing on the back patio and listening to live music at Lodi Wine Cellars in Downtown Lodi. Lodi Wine Cellars features McCay Cellars, Heritage Oak Winery, Benson Ferry and Vicarmont to go along with live entertainment on Friday and Saturday and on Thursdays during summer months.