Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.


- Benjamin Franklin

Tasting Room


Guest Experiences

Our guest experiences are available daily from 10am – 5pm. Enhance your winery experience by bringing a picnic lunch and enjoying our gardens and vineyard views after tasting. Don’t have a lunch? Call or email us 2 days in advance of your visit to order box lunches. Current tasting lists can be found by clicking on “Book Reservation” then selecting “Details” on your chosen tasting experience.
Groups of 8 or more, please make reservation by phone or by emailing tastingroom@martinraywinery.com

Appellation Tasting

$20 per person

A comparative tasting of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Cabernet, this flight of six vineyard designate wines give you a greater understanding of the intricacies of appellations, and the terroir of the wines. A dedicated hospitality host will guide you through the comparisons in winemaking and vineyard sites, and give insight into our winemakers take on the vintage.

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Pavilion Tasting 

$35 per person, $25 for Club Members. Reservation required. Cheese pairing $15 per person.

Nestled amongst our Estate Pinot Noir Vineyard, join us for a seated tasting on our pavilion, where a hospitality educator will lead you through our signature WINEMAKER tasting, as you enjoy the views of our lush garden and rolling hills of the Russian River Valley. Cheese Pairing available.

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Noble Tasting  

$25 per person 

Immerse yourself and be inspired by the noblest of grapes, Cabernet Sauvignon, while tasting through several appellations that provide us with some of the best Cabernet and Bordeaux blending varietals. This tasting is for red wine lovers, and encompasses our favorite bottlings coming from premier growing regions and vineyards throughout California.

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Tour & Tasting

$35 per person

Explore behind the scenes at Martin Ray Winery on a personalized guided tour with one of our hospitality hosts. Then enjoy a serene seated tasting of our Appellation flight surrounded by our extensive gardens.

To ensure that you enjoy these seated private tastings to the fullest, persons under 21 are not permitted. Thank you for your understanding in this request.

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Bocce Exclusive

$165.00, 140.00 for Club Members. 2 hours reservation. Minimum 4 people, maximum 20 people. Reservation required.

Reserve exclusive use of our Bocce court for your party…with this reservation you will have the use of the space for two hours, a complimentary bottle of your choice from our Sonoma Select portfolio, and a dedicated hospitality host for bottle service. Crack a magnum…or two, and bring your competitive spirit to our regulation length court!

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Picnic Lunch

Prices based on menu selections.

Enjoy a delectable picnic lunch in our lush gardens surrounded by a Pinot Noir vineyard. Please order with at least 48 hours advance notice, by contacting the tasting room at 707.823.2404, or by email.  Choose from individual lunches or group platters. Prices range from $35 – $45.

See the variety of options and menus here. Please note that items are subject to seasonal change, and some limitations may apply.

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Age appears to be best in four things, old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

- Francis Bacon