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Behind the Cellar Door 2015


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Weekend events held at 41 participating winery locations. Choose your starting point on the Order Form, Amador County, CA 95669

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Please review the map below.  You will be asked on the Order Form to specify a location to pick up your tasting pass and commemorative wine glass.



Fans of Amador County wines will be treated to a scintillating variety  of old-vine zinfandels, syrahs, sangioveses, barberas, viogniers and other ‘off-the-beaten-track’ , which flourish in Amador’s sun-bathed hillside vineyards. These delicious, food-friendly wines will be showcased at the Amador Vintners’ annual “Behind the Cellar Door” weekend wine extravaganza on March  7th  and 8th  , 2015 from 11 am to 4 pm.

The event features tastings from barrel and bottle at 41 Amador County wineries, along with a diverse array of entertainment, demonstrations, tours and seminars.  Library and vertical tastings, live music, seminars and gourmet foods.

A kickoff Winemaker Reception - a benefit in partnership with American River College’s School of Culinary Arts takes place in the grand Terre d’Oro cellar among the barrel rows of aging wines on Friday evening March 6th.  An intimate evening meeting with winemakers and winery owners, you’ll pair appetizers specially created by culinary students with Amador’s flagship wines. Tickets are limited so get yours early.  

Presale tickets available until March 3rd ,2015 at midnight are *$50 for both days, *$35 Sunday only and $10 designated driver,*Winemaker Reception  $60, *Saturday & Sunday admission and Winemaker Reception $100. Tickets for the event only will be available at participating wineries during the event for $5 more each.

 *Must be 21 or older to purchase.